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Scotsman
Scottish business wire: TFD | Aggreko | E&O | Converge Challengenorth of the Border in a bid to create a new generation of entrepreneurs in Sco
Scottish business wire: TFD | Aggreko | E&O | Converge Challenge
Scotsman / Posted an hour ago
north of the Border in a bid to create a new generation of entrepreneurs in Scotland, and finalists cover sectors including renewables, food and drink, education, apps, beauty and medical device digital healthcare. Martin Flanagan: STV plugged in... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
UK solar deployment figures upgraded as US smashes renewables records The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has upgrad
UK solar deployment figures upgraded as US smashes renewables records
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted an hour ago
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has upgraded its solar deployment stats for the UK in the first half of 2016, whilst separate data for the US... Read more
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Scotsman
Scottish business wire: TDF | Aggreko | E&O | Converge Challengenorth of the Border in a bid to create a new generation of entrepreneurs in Sco
Scottish business wire: TDF | Aggreko | E&O | Converge Challenge
Scotsman / Posted 3 hours ago
north of the Border in a bid to create a new generation of entrepreneurs in Scotland, and finalists cover sectors including renewables, food and drink, education, apps, beauty and medical device digital healthcare. Martin Flanagan: STV plugged in... Read more
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Scotsman
Scottish business wire: STV | Aggreko | E&O | Converge ChallengeFinance. STV brushes off Brexit threat with profit surge Broadcaster STV post
Scottish business wire: STV | Aggreko | E&O | Converge Challenge
Scotsman / Posted 6 hours ago
Finance. STV brushes off Brexit threat with profit surge Broadcaster STV posted a 50 per cent surge in profits for the first half of the year and says it has seen no impact on advertising levels in the wake of the vote on Brexit. Digital... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
TVA rates to rise 1.5 percent in Octoberto adapt to new business conditions that include reduced energy needs and incre
TVA rates to rise 1.5 percent in October
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
to adapt to new business conditions that include reduced energy needs and increased demand for energy efficiencies and renewables." Aided by cheaper fuel, more efficient power plants and fewer purchases of more expensive power, TVA has offset... Read more
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CNBC
You can't remove history overnight: Lightsource chairman talks coalthe environmental point of view," he added. Mayor's comments come on the same
You can't remove history overnight: Lightsource chairman talks coal
CNBC / Posted yesterday
the environmental point of view," he added. Mayor's comments come on the same day that U.K. government statistics showed renewables' share of electricity generation rose to 25.1 percent in the first quarter of 2016, up from 22.8 percent in the... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
ENGIE Electrabel Selects Sungevity As Solar Solutions Partner To Address Belgian Solar Marketsales, design, installation and maintenance of the Sungevity Energy Systems to
ENGIE Electrabel Selects Sungevity As Solar Solutions Partner To Address Belgian Solar Market
PhotonicsOnline / Posted yesterday
sales, design, installation and maintenance of the Sungevity Energy Systems to those customers. The partnership marks the first deal for both parties to address the solar market in Belgium, in which ENGIE Electrabel currently holds a base of 2.8... Read more
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Al.com
Southern Co. should buy unfinished Bellefonte Nuclear Plantemissions-free, 24/7 power provided by nuclear plants is unique. Despite the pr
Southern Co. should buy unfinished Bellefonte Nuclear Plant
Al.com / Posted yesterday
emissions-free, 24/7 power provided by nuclear plants is unique. Despite the praise for wind and solar power, these renewables still generate less than 7 percent of the nation's electricity and are of no use when the wind doesn't blow or... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAeast and fires in the west largely attributable to burning of fossil fuels, com
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted yesterday
east and fires in the west largely attributable to burning of fossil fuels, comes recent word of the opening of “America’s first offshore wind farm” producing clean renewable energy. This event holds promise of “a new American industry that could …... Read more
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Business Wire
Technip Signs Agreement with BTG Bioliquids to Design and Build Pyrolysis Plants for Biomass-Oil Productionprocurement and construction with BTL’s experience in the design and commercial
Technip Signs Agreement with BTG Bioliquids to Design and Build Pyrolysis Plants for Biomass-Oil Production
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
procurement and construction with BTL’s experience in the design and commercial operation of one of the world’s first FPO production facilities. Using clean wood as feedstock, the facility has been in operation since 2015 in The... Read more
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heraldscotland
Government told to switch wind farm subsidies to North Sea oil and gas industry£2.3 billion to ensure the UK Continental Shelf remains an attractive destinati
Government told to switch wind farm subsidies to North Sea oil and gas industry
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
£2.3 billion to ensure the UK Continental Shelf remains an attractive destination for investment.” Industry body Scottish Renewables said renewables and conventional energy would both have a role to play in meeting Scotland’s energy... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Utillties adds solarAsked about that, Utilities spokesperson Amy Trinidad said the city gets only 1
Utillties adds solar
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted yesterday
Asked about that, Utilities spokesperson Amy Trinidad said the city gets only 11 percent of its electric generation from renewables — far short of its 20 percent goal. "As we explore future renewable energy options, we are first conducting both... Read more
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Providence Business News
GE summons Enron’s ghost as first U.S. offshore wind farm risesand other massive equipment from its factories in Europe to Providence this sum
GE summons Enron’s ghost as first U.S. offshore wind farm rises
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
and other massive equipment from its factories in Europe to Providence this summer to outfit the Block Island project, the first offshore wind farm in the U.S. The turbines -- each about twice the height of the Statue of Liberty -- were installed... Read more
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Hartford Courant
GE Summons Enron's Ghost As U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Risesand other massive equipment from its factories in Europe to Providence this sum
GE Summons Enron's Ghost As U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Rises
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
and other massive equipment from its factories in Europe to Providence this summer to outfit the Block Island project, the first offshore wind farm in the U.S. The turbines -- each about twice the height of the Statue of Liberty -- were installed... Read more
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FOX News
Warnings of rate hikes as Oregon becomes 1st state to kill coalaway from being shut down for good – at that point, Oregon coal production will
Warnings of rate hikes as Oregon becomes 1st state to kill coal
FOX News / Posted yesterday
away from being shut down for good – at that point, Oregon coal production will be no more, after the state became the first in the nation to completely ban coal power. The mandate, signed into law earlier this year, was the result of an... Read more
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heraldscotland
£12 million Highlands hydro-electric scheme openedThe first turbine started producing power in February 2016, two years after bui
£12 million Highlands hydro-electric scheme opened
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
The first turbine started producing power in February 2016, two years after building work began. Mr Wheelhouse said: "This 3mw hydro scheme will help contribute to the growing importance of hydro generation in Scotland - the largest source of... Read more
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York Daily Record
Pipelines are key to Pa. economic prosperitymajor pipeline projects. The Marcellus Shale has proven to be more prolific th
Pipelines are key to Pa. economic prosperity
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
major pipeline projects. The Marcellus Shale has proven to be more prolific than anyone could have imagined. For the first time in a century, Pennsylvania is a net exporter of natural gas. Today, Pennsylvania is the second-largest producer of... Read more
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Business Wire
Matt Walz Appointed Chief Executive Officer of REC Solarhis tenure as a vice president at the nation’s largest utility, Walz will help
Matt Walz Appointed Chief Executive Officer of REC Solar
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
his tenure as a vice president at the nation’s largest utility, Walz will help REC Solar further integrate with Duke Energy Renewables and create additional strategic partnerships to solve commercial customers’ most pressing energy challenges. “Our... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tata Power enhances generation capacity by 9 per centof India's largest integrated power company, announced that its generation capa
Tata Power enhances generation capacity by 9 per cent
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
of India's largest integrated power company, announced that its generation capacity increased by close to 9 per cent in the first quarter of the current fiscal against the previous corresponding period. The company, together with all its... Read more
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The Hill
Rhode Island may pave way for Obama wind energy boomObama and others. Construction on the $300 million Block Island Wind Farm fini
Rhode Island may pave way for Obama wind energy boom
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Obama and others. Construction on the $300 million Block Island Wind Farm finished this month, becoming the United States’ first utility-scale offshore wind farm. When it starts pumping power into the electrical grid, clean energy advocates hope... Read more
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New Kerala
Tata Power reports increase in generation capacity - newkerala.com #109284integrated power company, announced on Wednesday that its generation capacity i
Tata Power reports increase in generation capacity - newkerala.com #109284
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
integrated power company, announced on Wednesday that its generation capacity increased by close to 9 per cent in the first quarter (Q1) of FY17 compared to Q1 FY16. The company, together with all its subsidiaries and jointly controlled... Read more
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asianage
Tata Power generation capacity up 9 per cent in June quarterof 546 MUs and Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd (TPREL), the renewable energy ar
Tata Power generation capacity up 9 per cent in June quarter
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
of 546 MUs and Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd (TPREL), the renewable energy arm of Tata Power, generated 144 MUs in first quarter that includes clean and green energy sources (wind & solar). Total consolidated generation stood at 11,122... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
The Philippines: Going the Wrong Way on Climate Changetimber industries. Strangely, Duterte’s position on energy also comes at the s
The Philippines: Going the Wrong Way on Climate Change
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
timber industries. Strangely, Duterte’s position on energy also comes at the same time the Philippines is emerging as a renewables leader. After passing the Renewable Energy Act in 2008, the country has gone from total dependence on fossil fuels... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
What political deadlock? Spain economy forges aheadpolls in December, and again in June. Acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, who
What political deadlock? Spain economy forges ahead
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
polls in December, and again in June. Acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, whose conservative Popular Party came first in both polls though without an absolute majority, is negotiating to try to form a minority or coalition... Read more
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Business Insider
There's a good reason GE picked Rhode Island for America's first offshore wind farmdecades are already on display in New England. The region barely uses any coal
There's a good reason GE picked Rhode Island for America's first offshore wind farm
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
decades are already on display in New England. The region barely uses any coal, and the six states there are embracing renewables like it's 2050. That makes Rhode Island the most logical place for the nation's first offshore wind farm, called... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
There's a good reason GE picked Rhode Island for America's first offshore wind farmdecades are already on display in New England. The region barely uses any coal
There's a good reason GE picked Rhode Island for America's first offshore wind farm
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
decades are already on display in New England. The region barely uses any coal, and the six states there are embracing renewables like it's 2050. That makes Rhode Island the most logical place for the nation's first offshore wind farm, called... Read more
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Connecticut Post
There's a good reason GE picked Rhode Island for America's first offshore wind farmdecades are already on display in New England. The region barely uses any coal
There's a good reason GE picked Rhode Island for America's first offshore wind farm
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
decades are already on display in New England. The region barely uses any coal, and the six states there are embracing renewables like it's 2050. That makes Rhode Island the most logical place for the nation's first offshore wind farm, called... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
There's a good reason GE picked Rhode Island for America's first offshore wind farmdecades are already on display in New England. The region barely uses any coal
There's a good reason GE picked Rhode Island for America's first offshore wind farm
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
decades are already on display in New England. The region barely uses any coal, and the six states there are embracing renewables like it's 2050. That makes Rhode Island the most logical place for the nation's first offshore wind farm, called... Read more
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The Border Mail
Painless transfer to new sourcesThere is some good news and some bad news. First the bad news. During the next
Painless transfer to new sources
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
There is some good news and some bad news. First the bad news. During the next several decades most of the electricity generating infrastructure using coal as a fuel will need to be replaced. The reasons are obsolescence, air pollution and CO2... Read more
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heraldscotland
Electricity storage scheme on Lewis 'would provide electricity for 200,000 homes'of Scotland's gross annual electricity consumption from renewable sources by 20
Electricity storage scheme on Lewis 'would provide electricity for 200,000 homes'
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
of Scotland's gross annual electricity consumption from renewable sources by 2020. Similarly, a target has been set for renewables sources to provide the equivalent of 11 per cent of Scotland's heat demand by 2020. Renewables overtook nuclear... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Governor’s Charity Steer Show raises over $244,000; sets new recordsCity Volunteer Fire Department, Corporate Farmer, Ken & Mary Crooks, Jeff & Ker
Governor’s Charity Steer Show raises over $244,000; sets new records
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
City Volunteer Fire Department, Corporate Farmer, Ken & Mary Crooks, Jeff & Kerry Crooks, Diversified Fastening Systems, First Citizens National Bank, Floyd County Cattlemen, Floyd County Deputies Association, Rod & Amy Frascht Family, Galen &... Read more
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Business Wire
Greensmith Energy Partners with E.ON Climate and Renewables and Tucson Electric Power for a 10 Megawatt Energy Storage Project in ArizonaEnergy, the leader in energy storage software and integration services, announc
Greensmith Energy Partners with E.ON Climate and Renewables and Tucson Electric Power for a 10 Megawatt Energy Storage Project in Arizona
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Energy, the leader in energy storage software and integration services, announced it will partner with E.ON Climate and Renewables and Tucson Electric Power (TEP) to design and deliver a grid-scale energy storage system located at the University... Read more
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heraldscotland
Ruth Davidson: new type of Government needed in ScotlandSDI, Ms Davidson will back the creation of a new Sustainable Energy Innovation
Ruth Davidson: new type of Government needed in Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
SDI, Ms Davidson will back the creation of a new Sustainable Energy Innovation Centre, as proposed by trade body Scottish Renewables, and call for an acceleration in the roll-out of superfast broadband. She added: "I want to see more ambition... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wind farms in Crookwell, South Australia 'final piece' in ACT's renewable planNeoen International SAS and Megawatt Capital north of Adelaide. The Hornsdale
Wind farms in Crookwell, South Australia 'final piece' in ACT's renewable plan
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Neoen International SAS and Megawatt Capital north of Adelaide. The Hornsdale project has already been successful in the first and second rounds of ACT wind auctions, and is building the capacity for 309MW in total. A third stage of development... Read more
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The Washington Times
Causing less harm by doing nothing on climate change(ships still cannot sail the Arctic Ocean and Antarctica ice is now covering a
Causing less harm by doing nothing on climate change
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
(ships still cannot sail the Arctic Ocean and Antarctica ice is now covering a record amount since the measurements were first taken). We do know that not one of the climate change models predicted the 16-year pause in rising temperatures and all... Read more
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Scotsman
Ilona Amos: Holyrood and Westminster must work together on energyachieved by 2014 and that our carbon dioxide reductions are among the highest i
Ilona Amos: Holyrood and Westminster must work together on energy
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
achieved by 2014 and that our carbon dioxide reductions are among the highest in Western Europe is heartening. And now the First Minister has pledged to raise the bar even higher, with a tougher target due to be set out in legislation shortly. So... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
King Coal is dethroned in the US – and that's good news for the environmentThis is the worst year in decades for U.S. coal. During the first six months of
King Coal is dethroned in the US – and that's good news for the environment
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
This is the worst year in decades for U.S. coal. During the first six months of 2016, U.S. coal production was down a staggering 28 percent compared to 2015, and down 33 percent compared to 2014. For the first time ever, natural gas overtook coal as... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Kane and Pence and the Environmentside, Hillary Clinton’s VP choice Tim Kaine has opposed big oil companies since
Kane and Pence and the Environment
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
side, Hillary Clinton’s VP choice Tim Kaine has opposed big oil companies since his career as Virginia State Senator. He first endorsed a “25% renewables by 2025” goal back in 2007, and has continued his staunch support ever since. He has been a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EON spin-off Uniper plans September flotationaiming to shield itself from some of the heavy costs of Germany's transition to
EON spin-off Uniper plans September flotation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
aiming to shield itself from some of the heavy costs of Germany's transition to new forms of electricity generation. First-half results published by Uniper on Monday as if it had been operating as a separate entity showed it would have booked... Read more
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Business Standard India
Former China boom town learns hard lessons about service economy"The problem is there aren't enough people here for us to rely on the services
Former China boom town learns hard lessons about service economy
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
"The problem is there aren't enough people here for us to rely on the services industry to spur economic growth." In the first half of 2016, Yulin's total fiscal revenue dropped 21.2 per cent from the previous year, according to official... Read more
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Reuters
Former China boom town learns hard lessons about service economy"The problem is there aren't enough people here for us to rely on the services
Former China boom town learns hard lessons about service economy
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
"The problem is there aren't enough people here for us to rely on the services industry to spur economic growth." In the first half of 2016, Yulin's total fiscal revenue dropped 21.2 percent from the previous year, according to official... Read more
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CNBC
One day a plane trip, the next a global grid: How solar is 'changing the world'Spiesshofer said. "However, the benefits and financial [return] could be suffic
One day a plane trip, the next a global grid: How solar is 'changing the world'
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
Spiesshofer said. "However, the benefits and financial [return] could be sufficient to make it economically feasible. The first proposed steps for digitization of the existing grid, addition of renewables and addition of storage are already in... Read more
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News.com.au
Wind farms add to power billscosts to customers. The market price of LGCs has “gone through the roof”, said
Wind farms add to power bills
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
costs to customers. The market price of LGCs has “gone through the roof”, said Matt Harris, head of climate change and renewables consulting at Frontier Economics, which the AEMC uses for its modelling. A year ago an LGC certificate bought on... Read more
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Newsmax
4 Technologies That Will Speed Up De-Globalizationa new phase in the 1960s. I was born in 1964, so the explosion of the global ec
4 Technologies That Will Speed Up De-Globalization
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
a new phase in the 1960s. I was born in 1964, so the explosion of the global economy roughly spans my lifetime. Mine is the first globalized generation. But, if I reach 100, I suspect I will see children of a de-globalized generation. That’s my... Read more
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Scotsman
Brexit: David Mundell admits ‘significant’ issues in oil industrywould be uncertainty. “Here in Scotland I think one of the easiest things to d
Brexit: David Mundell admits ‘significant’ issues in oil industry
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
would be uncertainty. “Here in Scotland I think one of the easiest things to do to reduce uncertainty would be for the First Minister and the Scottish government to take off the table the idea of a second independence referendum.” Patrick... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
UK Governments have succeeded on renewables but failed on energy security, say business leaders British energy policy since the turn of the century has been successful in in
UK Governments have succeeded on renewables but failed on energy security, say business leaders
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 7 days ago
British energy policy since the turn of the century has been successful in increasing the use of renewables and reducing carbon, but has failed on... Read more
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ECOnline
Fresno County Chooses YgreneWorks To Address Clean Energy And Climate Resiliency UpgradesPACE (property assessed clean energy) program to help home and business owners
Fresno County Chooses YgreneWorks To Address Clean Energy And Climate Resiliency Upgrades
ECOnline / Posted 7 days ago
PACE (property assessed clean energy) program to help home and business owners finance a broad range of energy efficiency, renewables and water conservation upgrades. As a leading national PACE provider with more than$785M in committed capital,... Read more
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Deseret News
For future nuclear electric power, small is the answersmall modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) that range from 50 megawatts to 300 megaw
For future nuclear electric power, small is the answer
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
small modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) that range from 50 megawatts to 300 megawatts electrical power output. Like renewables (wind and solar), SMRs produce no air pollution or global warming gases, but SMRs are also capable of generating... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Governments of all stripes have failed on energy, say business leaderssay business leaders British energy policy since the turn of the century has b
Governments of all stripes have failed on energy, say business leaders
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 7 days ago
say business leaders British energy policy since the turn of the century has been successful in increasing the use of renewables and reducing carbon, but has failed on delivering secure and competitively-priced energy, a poll of nearly 1,000... Read more
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