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Op-Ed News
Another Modest Development Proposal for my Omani Friends: Renewable EnergyThis is Part 2 of a Series of Articles on How to Move Past Austerity and Oil in
Another Modest Development Proposal for my Omani Friends: Renewable Energy
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 hours ago
This is Part 2 of a Series of Articles on How to Move Past Austerity and Oil in a New Omani Economy. The first article was called:Modest Development Proposal for my Omani Friends: An Aircraft Insustry for Oman by Kevin A. Stoda, from Kansas but... Read more
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Op-Ed News
"Time To Choose"the "next six to 10 years are crucial." Two-thirds of global warming is the re
"Time To Choose"
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 hours ago
the "next six to 10 years are crucial." Two-thirds of global warming is the result of burning fossil fuels. A shift to renewables is essential, leaving untapped fuels in the earth. Fossil fuel oligarchs, in America and abroad, have not... Read more
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The Courier Mail
How the election will impact youfunding, and how to improve universities and other tertiary institutions. Coal
How the election will impact you
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
funding, and how to improve universities and other tertiary institutions. Coalition: Has only committed to funding the first four years of Gonski, plus $1.2 billion towards the final two years from 2018 to 2020. While the Coalition has backed... Read more
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News.com.au
How will the major policies impact you?funding, and how to improve universities and other tertiary institutions. Coal
How will the major policies impact you?
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
funding, and how to improve universities and other tertiary institutions. Coalition: Has only committed to funding the first four years of Gonski, plus $1.2 billion towards the final two years from 2018 to 2020. While the Coalition has backed... Read more
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Perth Now
How the election will impact youfunding, and how to improve universities and other tertiary institutions. Coal
How the election will impact you
Perth Now / Posted 6 hours ago
funding, and how to improve universities and other tertiary institutions. Coalition: Has only committed to funding the first four years of Gonski, plus $1.2 billion towards the final two years from 2018 to 2020. While the Coalition has backed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Politics and spirituality in addressing the climate crisisclimate crisis: An interview with Mohammed MesbahiIt is now almost six months s
Politics and spirituality in addressing the climate crisis
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 hours ago
climate crisis: An interview with Mohammed MesbahiIt is now almost six months since the Paris climate deal was agreed—the first legally binding commitment on curbing carbon emissions by all 195 United Nations countries. Nearly 170 of these... Read more
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Business Wire
PG&E Calls State Lands Commission Vote ‘Critical First Step’ for Historic Clean Energy PlanLands Commission to approve a lease extension necessary to run the Diablo Canyo
PG&E Calls State Lands Commission Vote ‘Critical First Step’ for Historic Clean Energy Plan
Business Wire / Posted 8 hours ago
Lands Commission to approve a lease extension necessary to run the Diablo Canyon Power Plant (DCPP) to 2025 was a critical first step toward realizing the historic clean energy plan jointly proposed by PG&E, labor and leading environmental... Read more
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The Financial Express
M&A deal value in power sector surges by 166%, touches $1.6 bn; says EYdisclosed deal value of 7 million. The Indian power sector is seeing significa
M&A deal value in power sector surges by 166%, touches $1.6 bn; says EY
The Financial Express / Posted 21 hours ago
disclosed deal value of 7 million. The Indian power sector is seeing significant traction with M&A activity during the first five months of 2016. The deal volume and disclosed deal value in the sector stood at 17 deals and $1.6 billion... Read more
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Farming Life
Entries open for annual show2015, with the final being held at Antrim with qualifiers from eight regional s
Entries open for annual show
Farming Life / Posted yesterday
2015, with the final being held at Antrim with qualifiers from eight regional shows. The Beef section will also host the First Trust Bank Supreme Pedigree Beef Championships. Other classes include the Commercial, Irish Moiled, Belted Galloways... Read more
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dna
US, Canada and Mexico pledge to boost clean energy: White Houseof total output, putting it behind Canada but ahead of Mexico. The rise in the
US, Canada and Mexico pledge to boost clean energy: White House
dna / Posted yesterday
of total output, putting it behind Canada but ahead of Mexico. The rise in the coming years will be "principally driven by renewables and energy efficiency," Deese said. In Canada, hydropower generates some 59% of electricity and nuclear power... Read more
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Business Standard India
US, Canada and Mexico pledge to boost clean energyof total output, putting it behind Canada but ahead of Mexico. The rise in the
US, Canada and Mexico pledge to boost clean energy
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
of total output, putting it behind Canada but ahead of Mexico. The rise in the coming years will be "principally driven by renewables and energy efficiency," Deese said. In Canada, hydropower generates some 59% of electricity and nuclear power... Read more
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Rappler
US, Canada, Mexico pledge to boost clean energyof total output, putting it behind Canada but ahead of Mexico. The rise in the
US, Canada, Mexico pledge to boost clean energy
Rappler / Posted yesterday
of total output, putting it behind Canada but ahead of Mexico. The rise in the coming years will be "principally driven by renewables and energy efficiency," Deese said. In Canada, hydropower generates some 59% of electricity and nuclear power... Read more
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The Washington Times
How ‘greens’ add to greenhouse gasesthe vast majority of its emissions-free power is going to be replaced with grea
How ‘greens’ add to greenhouse gases
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
the vast majority of its emissions-free power is going to be replaced with greater use of natural gas. How do we know this? First, because Michael Shellenberger, the rare environmentalist who thinks sensibly about nuclear energy, actually looked at... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Federal candidates for Dawson speak about reef protectionof our tourism economy. There is no doubt the Government needs to do whatever i
Federal candidates for Dawson speak about reef protection
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
of our tourism economy. There is no doubt the Government needs to do whatever it can to protect and support the Reef. The first thing they can do is adopt the Glenn Lazarus Team policy to ensure Australian seafarers are working on all ships... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Disillusioned with politics? Then take heart in July 1its back story is a good lesson on what happens when politicians are led by the
Disillusioned with politics? Then take heart in July 1
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
its back story is a good lesson on what happens when politicians are led by their better angels. It's 40 years since the first attempt at a disability insurance scheme in this country failed. Legislation to create one was lost in 1975 when its... Read more
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The Hindu
Power sector sees 166 % surge in mergers and acquisition activity: EY IndiaThough 65 % of deals came from renewables, their value made up only 11 % of the
Power sector sees 166 % surge in mergers and acquisition activity: EY India
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Though 65 % of deals came from renewables, their value made up only 11 % of the whole The Indian power sector saw a surge in mergers and acquisition activity in the first five months of this calendar year with 17 deals worth $1.6 billion taking... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Monthly coal use for US power production falls to lowest since 1978for coal. Other major sources of power production over the year were nuclear a
Monthly coal use for US power production falls to lowest since 1978
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
for coal. Other major sources of power production over the year were nuclear at 20 percent, and nonhydro and solar renewables, such as wind, at 7 percent, the Energy Information Administration said. The agency has previously forecast... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Buti Manamela - South African Institute of International Affairs Young Leaders Conferenceannual growth rate, about six times the rate for the rest of the sector. Emergi
Deputy Minister Buti Manamela - South African Institute of International Affairs Young Leaders Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
annual growth rate, about six times the rate for the rest of the sector. Emerging economies' share of global investment in renewables rose from 29 per cent in 2007 to 40 per cent in 2008 - primarily in Brazil, China and India. - Only 25 per cent of... Read more
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The Economic Times
M&A deal value in the power sector surges one and half timesproduction company, acquiring 50% stake in SITAC RE Pvt Ltd, a Delhi-based rene
M&A deal value in the power sector surges one and half times
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
production company, acquiring 50% stake in SITAC RE Pvt Ltd, a Delhi-based renewable energy company. Similarly, Ahana Renewables, an US-based renewable player marked its entry into India's growing renewable power market by acquiring a 100%... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Communities bypass utilitiesthroughout New York," said Mike Gordon, coordinator of Westchester Smart Power,
Communities bypass utilities
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
throughout New York," said Mike Gordon, coordinator of Westchester Smart Power, launched as a pilot project in 2015 as the first community choice energy program in the state. "We are transforming the way we buy, consume and generate... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tepid response to auction for solar projects in Gujaratin Gujarat (four projects of 40 MW each), was won by state-owned Gujarat Indust
Tepid response to auction for solar projects in Gujarat
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
in Gujarat (four projects of 40 MW each), was won by state-owned Gujarat Industries Power Co, which got 80 MW, Mahindra Renewables, which got 40 MW, and Orange Renewables. With all bids quoting the same tariff, the winners were decided on the... Read more
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Island Packet
Communities bypass utilities to save money, push green powerthroughout New York," said Mike Gordon, coordinator of Westchester Smart Power,
Communities bypass utilities to save money, push green power
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
throughout New York," said Mike Gordon, coordinator of Westchester Smart Power, launched as a pilot project in 2015 as the first community choice energy program in the state. "We are transforming the way we buy, consume and generate... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Communities bypass utilities to save money, push green powerto rates below last year's utility price for either 100 percent renewable energ
Communities bypass utilities to save money, push green power
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
to rates below last year's utility price for either 100 percent renewable energy or a mix of fossil fuels, nuclear and some renewables. Sustainable Westchester, the nonprofit community group that launched the local energy program, said consumers... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Rob Taber has a rural visionsubsidising certain types of industries, and reducing transport costs by puttin
Rob Taber has a rural vision
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
subsidising certain types of industries, and reducing transport costs by putting freight back onto rail. Coal mines and renewables WITH his extensive background in renewable energy, it may surprise people to hear Rob Taber say Australia still... Read more
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Morningstar
Power Players: A Closer Look at Utilities' Moatsinputs such as natural gas decreased, helping boost demand. Add in technologica
Power Players: A Closer Look at Utilities' Moats
Morningstar / Posted 2 days ago
inputs such as natural gas decreased, helping boost demand. Add in technological advances and an explosion of interest in renewables such as solar and wind and it's easy to see why utilities have been on such a good run. Amid that backdrop,... Read more
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Wired News
The Physicist Who Might Have Discovered a New Building Block of Matterbe that you could transport energy over very long distances—from anywhere in th
The Physicist Who Might Have Discovered a New Building Block of Matter
Wired News / Posted 4 days ago
be that you could transport energy over very long distances—from anywhere in the world to anywhere else—without any loss. Renewables will be a big part of the future for sustainable energy. What’s not always recognized is that we also need to... Read more
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Times News
Crowd overflows at turbine hearingThe pending special exception application of Iberdrola Renewables was before th
Crowd overflows at turbine hearing
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
The pending special exception application of Iberdrola Renewables was before the Penn Forest Zoning Hearing Board again on Thursday evening. The Penn Forest Township fire hall, which holds 299, filled to capacity quickly. A handful of people waited... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Diablo Canyon deal marks the death of nuclear power in the U.S. — or does it?Valley Authority who helped negotiate the deal as a consultant to the environme
The Diablo Canyon deal marks the death of nuclear power in the U.S. — or does it?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
Valley Authority who helped negotiate the deal as a consultant to the environmental group Friends of the Earth. “The first is that the age of renewables has arrived, and they’re not only cleaner, but cheaper, and PG&E thinks that.” The other... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Assets merger sparks new power playerstrength to invest rapidly in power opportunities emerging in Africa. These inc
Assets merger sparks new power player
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
strength to invest rapidly in power opportunities emerging in Africa. These included power generation from clean coal or renewables or infrastructure‚ such as fuel storage‚ transmission or floating gas terminals. The joint venture would seek... Read more
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heraldscotland
Weir reveals sharp order drop as it sells renewables businessesin April and May were down slightly compared with the prior year. But it declar
Weir reveals sharp order drop as it sells renewables businesses
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
in April and May were down slightly compared with the prior year. But it declared that it remained on track to deliver first-half profits of £74 million – in line with previous guidance. It is due to report its interim results in July. Weir... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Is Labor's economic plan the most comprehensive in living memory?Fact Check has considered campaigns from 1987 election onwards, the election Op
Is Labor's economic plan the most comprehensive in living memory?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
Fact Check has considered campaigns from 1987 election onwards, the election Opposition Leader Bill Shorten says was "the first one I could vote in". Past campaigns are not unknown to Mr Shorten: at Labor's campaign launch on June 19, 2016 he... Read more
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The News & Observer
Proposed wind farms feeling blowback in eastern NCDOD Siting Clearinghouse review for the Timbermill Wind project, said Apex spok
Proposed wind farms feeling blowback in eastern NC
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
DOD Siting Clearinghouse review for the Timbermill Wind project, said Apex spokesman Kevin Chandler. The Clearinghouse’s first executive director, David Belote, who helped establish the office and oversaw its operations, subsequently joined Apex... Read more
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Farming Life
Upbeat Cereals 2016 as farmers build knowledge– 16 attracting visitors in search of information on new products, practical ad
Upbeat Cereals 2016 as farmers build knowledge
Farming Life / Posted 5 days ago
– 16 attracting visitors in search of information on new products, practical advice and insight into industry issues. “The first day was exceptionally busy with over 1,200 tickets scanned in the first 20 minutes of the gates opening,” explains... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Beyond borders: 10 amazing European sustainability success storiesto be an extremely influential few months. Fresh off of the back of the Paris
Beyond borders: 10 amazing European sustainability success stories
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 5 days ago
to be an extremely influential few months. Fresh off of the back of the Paris Climate Agreement, which France became the first major nation to ratify, the country has been keen to practice what is preaches. Amidst the carbon reductions and... Read more
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Providence Business News
R.I. set to up renewable energy usage targeteconomy.” Deepwater Wind LLC, a renewable energy company focused specifically
R.I. set to up renewable energy usage target
Providence Business News / Posted 5 days ago
economy.” Deepwater Wind LLC, a renewable energy company focused specifically on offshore wind, is scheduled to bring the first operational offshore wind farm online later this year with its five-turbine, 30-megawatt project three miles off the... Read more
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The Hill
Subsidies cover up the cost of energy, whether green or fossil fuelsfuel, hide the cost of energy. Government support for the energy industry forc
Subsidies cover up the cost of energy, whether green or fossil fuels
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
fuel, hide the cost of energy. Government support for the energy industry forces consumers to pay for energy twice — first in higher prices for more expensive sources of electricity and a second time in higher taxes to fund the... Read more
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Energy Business Review
California's Diablo Canyon nuclear plant to be shut downup to 55% of its power generation portfolio by 2031. The company has voluntari
California's Diablo Canyon nuclear plant to be shut down
Energy Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
up to 55% of its power generation portfolio by 2031. The company has voluntarily exceeded the California standard of 50% renewables by 2030. During these years, PG&E along with Friends of the Earth and other parties will seek Public Utility... Read more
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PhysOrg
Explosive renewables development can deliver on Paristhe Paris climate target as impracticable, a team of scholars argues that it is
Explosive renewables development can deliver on Paris
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
the Paris climate target as impracticable, a team of scholars argues that it is - on the contrary - a triumph of realism. First, and most importantly, adhering to the Paris target of keeping global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius is necessary... Read more
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Market Watch
Weir sells 2 units; says on track for 1H profitLONDON--Engineering company Weir Group PLC (WEIR.LN) said Thursday it has dispo
Weir sells 2 units; says on track for 1H profit
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
LONDON--Engineering company Weir Group PLC (WEIR.LN) said Thursday it has disposed of two renewables-focused operations for a combined GBP34.4 million ($50.5 million) while remaining on track to meet previous earnings guidance of first-half profit... Read more
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Scotsman
Weir Group sells renewables operations in £36.7m deal Weir Group is selling renewables-focused operations in the US and Spain. Pictu
Weir Group sells renewables operations in £36.7m deal
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
Weir Group is selling renewables-focused operations in the US and Spain. Picture: John Devlin Glasgow-based engineering group Weir is selling two renewables-focused businesses in a deal worth up... Read more
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Times News
Residents prepare for turbine hearingthe Penn Forest Township Zoning Hearing Board will continue testimony on the sp
Residents prepare for turbine hearing
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
the Penn Forest Township Zoning Hearing Board will continue testimony on the special exception application of Iberdrola Renewables. Iberdrola has requested a permit to erect 37 wind turbines on land belonging to the Bethlehem Water... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
EU Referendum: The environmental arguments FOR and AGAINST BrexitThis could be a great British success story - we just need to make it as easy a
EU Referendum: The environmental arguments FOR and AGAINST Brexit
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 6 days ago
This could be a great British success story - we just need to make it as easy as possible for residents to recycle in the first place." Former DECC Secretary Ed Davey said: “Whilst I wouldn’t say it’s only down to the EU, I think that if we... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Inside The Deal That Shaped San Diego County’s Power Pictureday because of the outages. Now, with concerns about electric adequacy front a
Inside The Deal That Shaped San Diego County’s Power Picture
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
day because of the outages. Now, with concerns about electric adequacy front and center, San Diego was going to add its first significant new power in years. San Diego Gas & Electric asked companies that build power stations to submit offers for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Denham Capital and Greenwish Partners Sign Strategic Partnershipmegawatts (MW) of renewable energy assets across sub-Saharan Africa by 2020. Th
Denham Capital and Greenwish Partners Sign Strategic Partnership
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
megawatts (MW) of renewable energy assets across sub-Saharan Africa by 2020. The capital commitment will allow the African renewables platform to carry out a USD$1 billion project pipeline. Charlotte Aubin-Kalaidjian, CEO of GreenWish, said, "We... Read more
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Scotsman
Scots windfarm to power Nestle’s UK and Ireland factorieswill see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new nine-turbine wind farm in
Scots windfarm to power Nestle’s UK and Ireland factories
Scotsman / Posted 7 days ago
will see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new nine-turbine wind farm in Dumfries and Galloway once it opens in the first half of 2017.With its huge renewable energy resources, Scotland is an ideal location to source the power needed to... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
"Pushing boundaries in sustainability": Formula E set to electrify Londonis headed for a nail-biting finale in London next weekend (2 3 July) that will
"Pushing boundaries in sustainability": Formula E set to electrify London
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 7 days ago
is headed for a nail-biting finale in London next weekend (2 3 July) that will decide the champion of the world's first all-electric single-seater series event. The London race will see high-profile manufacturers Audi Sport and Renault... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Nestle to buy up all energy from new Scottish wind farmwill see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new n ine-turbine wind farm i
Nestle to buy up all energy from new Scottish wind farm
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 7 days ago
will see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new n ine-turbine wind farm in Dumfries and Galloway once it opens in the first half of 2017. The Sanquhar community wind farm will produce around 125 gigawatt hours (GWh) of electricity a year -... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Nestle to buy up all energy from new Scottish wind farmwill see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new n ine-turbine wind farm i
Nestle to buy up all energy from new Scottish wind farm
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
will see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new n ine-turbine wind farm in Dumfries and Galloway once it opens in the first half of 2017. The Sanquhar community wind farm will produce around 125 gigawatt hours (GWh) of electricity a year -... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Nestle to buy up all energy from new Scottish wind farmwill see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new n ine-turbine wind farm i
Nestle to buy up all energy from new Scottish wind farm
Croydon Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
will see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new n ine-turbine wind farm in Dumfries and Galloway once it opens in the first half of 2017. The Sanquhar community wind farm will produce around 125 gigawatt hours (GWh) of electricity a year -... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Nestle to buy up all energy from new Scottish wind farmwill see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new n ine-turbine wind farm i
Nestle to buy up all energy from new Scottish wind farm
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
will see Nestle buying electricity generated by a new n ine-turbine wind farm in Dumfries and Galloway once it opens in the first half of 2017. The Sanquhar community wind farm will produce around 125 gigawatt hours (GWh) of electricity a year -... Read more
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