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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
Michigan officials complying with Obama climate plan Michigan officials said Tuesday they will comply with the Obama administratio
Michigan officials complying with Obama climate plan
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 11 minutes ago
Michigan officials said Tuesday they will comply with the Obama administration's plan for cutting planet-warming gases from power plants, but cited challenges to meeting the deadline and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study looks at immediate health benefits of renewable energy plantsSolarkraftwerk Waldpolenz, the first Solar 40-MW CdTe PV Array installed by JUW
Study looks at immediate health benefits of renewable energy plants
PhysOrg / Posted 28 minutes ago
Solarkraftwerk Waldpolenz, the first Solar 40-MW CdTe PV Array installed by JUWI Group in Brandis, Germany. Credit: JUWI Group (Phys.org)—A team of researchers with affiliations to several institutions in the Boston area has conducted a study to... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Tumbling renewable energy costs close in on fossil fuels The cost of solar generated electricity fell by around $300/Mwh in five years
Tumbling renewable energy costs close in on fossil fuels
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted an hour ago
The cost of solar generated electricity fell by around $300/Mwh in five years from 2010 The cost of generating electricity from renewable resources such as solar and wind has more than halved... Read more
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Business Standard India
Adani Group wins 50 mw solar power plant in UPUttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (NEDA) under its Sola
Adani Group wins 50 mw solar power plant in UP
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (NEDA) under its Solar Energy Policy 2013 had invited competitive tariff based bidding from private companies for setting up of on-grid solar power units totalling 215 mw. While, technical... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tata Power, SunEdison among 11 submit bids for installing agri-solar pumps in MaharashtraThe state-run Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company (MahaVitaran)
Tata Power, SunEdison among 11 submit bids for installing agri-solar pumps in Maharashtra
Business Standard India / Posted 2 hours ago
The state-run Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company (MahaVitaran) has received 11 bids for the installation of agriculture solar pumps. The bidder include Tata Power, Jain Irrigation, SunEdison, Claro Energy, Rajasthan Electronics &... Read more
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Business Wire
GE Announces Over $1 Billion in Orders from Asia Pacific CustomersBANGKOK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rapid economic growth across Asia Pacific has led to
GE Announces Over $1 Billion in Orders from Asia Pacific Customers
Business Wire / Posted 3 hours ago
BANGKOK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rapid economic growth across Asia Pacific has led to the demand for power to soar, fuel prices to rise and environmental and financial regulations to tighten. As a result, generators are looking for ways to improve... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
World is embarking on a dangerous pathDr Ian Holford of Tamworth writes with some interesting information on the subj
World is embarking on a dangerous path
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 hours ago
Dr Ian Holford of Tamworth writes with some interesting information on the subject of global warming. Mercurius Golstein’s letter (NDL, August 26), commenting on mining, shows that he has little understanding or knowledge of the issue of global... Read more
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Business Standard India
TN govt to set up a Rs 24,000 crore thermal power projectSpeaking at the State Assembly Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa announc
TN govt to set up a Rs 24,000 crore thermal power project
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
Speaking at the State Assembly Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa announced this project at Ramanathapuram district, around 550 kms from Chennai. She said around 3,000 acres of land for the project has been identified and work would start after... Read more
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PhysOrg
A technique to predict the energy in future oceanic wavesMarine energy has great future potential, according to the experts, but there i
A technique to predict the energy in future oceanic waves
PhysOrg / Posted 4 hours ago
Marine energy has great future potential, according to the experts, but there is still a long way to go before it can be used on a large scale. Despite the problem of intermittency, wave energy has an advantage over wind energy. For example, it is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Conference to Re-Energise AfricaPretoria — The upcoming International Renewable Energy Conference (IREC) is exp
Conference to Re-Energise Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Pretoria — The upcoming International Renewable Energy Conference (IREC) is expected to re-energise Africa by finding solutions to accelerate the global scale-up of renewable energy. Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson said by South Africa... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
John Laing's slower start John Laing's (JLG) profits suffered by comparison to the 2014 half-year as th
John Laing's slower start
Investors Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
John Laing's (JLG) profits suffered by comparison to the 2014 half-year as the latter period was boosted by weighty receipts from work linked to the Intercity Express programme. But the UK infrastructure group did increase... Read more
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Rappler
Climate advocates launch 'Road to Paris' caravanMANILA, Philippines – Climate advocates led by The Climate Reality Project (CRP
Climate advocates launch 'Road to Paris' caravan
Rappler / Posted 5 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines – Climate advocates led by The Climate Reality Project (CRP), a global movement founded by Nobel Laureate and former US Vice President Al Gore, launched a Philippine-wide climate caravan to raise awareness on the importance of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Need to move away from fossil fuels like oil and gasIT HAS taken no time at all for the Conservatives to about-face from promising
Need to move away from fossil fuels like oil and gas
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
IT HAS taken no time at all for the Conservatives to about-face from promising ‘the greenest government ever’ to deciding to ‘cut the green rubbish’. Proposing a savage cut in payments for solar panels is bad news for homes, schools and businesses... Read more
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New Kerala
Land, resource rights key to Sami people's self-determination: UN expert Securing rights over their land and natural resources is fundamental to the S
Land, resource rights key to Sami people's self-determination: UN expert
New Kerala / Posted 5 hours ago
Securing rights over their land and natural resources is fundamental to the Sami people's self-determination and a prerequisite for them to be able to continue to exist as a... Read more
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iol.co.za
A game-changer for SA?SUPPLIEDPetroSA's facility at Mossel Bay was developed after exploration was do
A game-changer for SA?
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
SUPPLIEDPetroSA's facility at Mossel Bay was developed after exploration was done in the 1970s. Using new technology and exploring at deeper levels, it is expected that more resources can be found off the South African coast. File picture:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EAC Energy Security Policy in the PipelineEast African Community (EAC) Partner States are in the process to formulate a c
EAC Energy Security Policy in the Pipeline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
East African Community (EAC) Partner States are in the process to formulate a comprehensive energy security policy with a view to enable the generation of affordable and reliable supply of electricity and petroleum products. This was disclosed... Read more
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Cadillac News
CadillacNews.comRep. Moolenaar hears concerns about Clean Power Act CADILLAC — With the future
CadillacNews.com
Cadillac News / Posted 5 hours ago
Rep. Moolenaar hears concerns about Clean Power Act CADILLAC — With the future of clean energy in the minds of federal lawmakers, U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar, R-Midland, paid a visit to Cadillac Renewable Energy. The plant is operated and owned by... Read more
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Business Wire
FTTN: New Federal Push Could Give Strong Boost to Renewable Energy“We’re watching these developments quite closely,” said FTTN CEO Sydney Jim. “T
FTTN: New Federal Push Could Give Strong Boost to Renewable Energy
Business Wire / Posted 6 hours ago
“We’re watching these developments quite closely,” said FTTN CEO Sydney Jim. “These proposals mean the renewable energy segment could see a significant increase in activity. The American public and business community are ready to embrace clean,... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Why investors like Manteca Unified schoolsBond buyers look for safe havens. And arguably there aren’t many school distri
Why investors like Manteca Unified schools
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
Bond buyers look for safe havens. And arguably there aren’t many school districts safer than Manteca Unified. It is why the district had three times as many buyers as necessary clamoring two months ago to buy the first of the $150 million in... Read more
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Alaska Superstation
Alaska Democrats Welcome President Obama Anchorage, AK - President Obama has made it clear, his trip to Alaska is abou
Alaska Democrats Welcome President Obama
Alaska Superstation / Posted 9 hours ago
Anchorage, AK - President Obama has made it clear, his trip to Alaska is about Climate Change and the Arctic, but Alaska's Democratic State Representatives hope he talks about other issues as well. "We're a... Read more
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Calcutta News
Climate change impact on Alaska to be Obama's focus during 3-day visit ANCHORAGE, Alaska - President Barack Obama arrived in Alaska Monday afternoon
Climate change impact on Alaska to be Obama's focus during 3-day visit
Calcutta News / Posted 9 hours ago
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - President Barack Obama arrived in Alaska Monday afternoon in a three-day push for stronger action against climate change. Obama stepped off Air Force One at... Read more
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Daily Liberal
How to safeguard yourself from a solar panel disasterDUBBO solar installers have urged customers to choose quality rather than price
How to safeguard yourself from a solar panel disaster
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 hours ago
DUBBO solar installers have urged customers to choose quality rather than price, when choosing solar panels. DUBBO solar installers have urged customers to choose quality rather than price, when choosing solar panels. The National Electrical and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Keep Calm: We're 24 days without load shedding! The situation could however change as maintenance work might take place durin
Keep Calm: We're 24 days without load shedding!
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 hours ago
The situation could however change as maintenance work might take place during the summer. FILE. Unit Six at the Medupi Power Station is now online, producing about 800 megawatts, but Koeberg's Unit... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Full text of President Obama's speechREMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AFTER ROUNDTABLE WITH ALASKA NATIVE LEADERS Dena’ina
Full text of President Obama's speech
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 11 hours ago
REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AFTER ROUNDTABLE WITH ALASKA NATIVE LEADERS Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center Anchorage, Alaska "Well, I am thrilled to be in Alaska. And I look forward to spending the next few days with everyday Alaskans to tell me... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gov. Charlie Baker eyes Canada powerGov. Charlie Baker, at a regional summit in New Foundland, said yesterday he ho
Gov. Charlie Baker eyes Canada power
Boston Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
Gov. Charlie Baker, at a regional summit in New Foundland, said yesterday he hopes to bring more Canadian hydropower and natural gas to Massachusetts in the coming years to help solve the state’s energy deficit. “They have capacity. We have demand.... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
I’m Touring Alaska To Discuss Climate ChangePresident Obama was Monday’s KVML “Newsmaker of the Day”. Here are his words:
I’m Touring Alaska To Discuss Climate Change
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 12 hours ago
President Obama was Monday’s KVML “Newsmaker of the Day”. Here are his words: “Hi, everybody. I’m heading to Alaska for a three-day tour of the state. I’ve been looking forward to this for a long time. Not only because Alaska is one of the most... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Sewer Issues, Renewable Energy On Angels’ AgendaAngels Camp, CA – Solutions for aging sewer system-related issues and renewable
Sewer Issues, Renewable Energy On Angels’ Agenda
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Angels Camp, CA – Solutions for aging sewer system-related issues and renewable energy alternatives are among the city council’s agenda topics this week. At its Tuesday meeting, staff will recommend that the city continue following guidelines set... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
18 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in ToowoombaLISTEN in as Marie yarns about her love of the written word and her journey in
18 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in Toowoomba
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
LISTEN in as Marie yarns about her love of the written word and her journey in becoming a published writer. Hear about why she chose to write, how Marie began her journey and her books titled: A Peculiar Act, Yarning Strong Rusty and Jojo, Yarning... Read more
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Queensland Times
18 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in ToowoombaLISTEN in as Marie yarns about her love of the written word and her journey in
18 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in Toowoomba
Queensland Times / Posted 12 hours ago
LISTEN in as Marie yarns about her love of the written word and her journey in becoming a published writer. Hear about why she chose to write, how Marie began her journey and her books titled: A Peculiar Act, Yarning Strong Rusty and Jojo, Yarning... Read more
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The Star
Public Invest Research retains Outperform for Wah SeongKUALA LUMPUR: Public Invest Research is retaining its Outperform for Wah Seong
Public Invest Research retains Outperform for Wah Seong
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Public Invest Research is retaining its Outperform for Wah Seong Corporation with a target price of RM1.64. It said on Tuesday its view on Wah Seong is for the longer-term, which has been successfully replenishing its orderbook with... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Proposed bill causes controversy within Democratic partySAN DIEGO (KUSI) - As the legislative session wraps up in Sacramento, the gover
Proposed bill causes controversy within Democratic party
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 14 hours ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) - As the legislative session wraps up in Sacramento, the governor is trying to push through his climate control bill. This, as some Democrats in the assembly are trying to push their leader out. San Diego has the highest gas taxes... Read more
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Queensland Times
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Bur
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’
Queensland Times / Posted 14 hours ago
THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Burdekin Shire has been 'called in' to ensure the potential economic and environmental benefits of the project are balanced with community concerns that include possible... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Exelon, Pepco to push for merger, despite roadblockChicago-based nuclear power giant Exelon and Pepco Holdings said Monday they wi
Exelon, Pepco to push for merger, despite roadblock
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
Chicago-based nuclear power giant Exelon and Pepco Holdings said Monday they will push for a merger despite a ruling last week by regulators in the nation's capital that blocked the proposed $6.9 billion deal. In a sign that they plan to appeal the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Energy reform 'would end political meddling'The next stage of energy reform under the military government will focus on how
Energy reform 'would end political meddling'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 hours ago
The next stage of energy reform under the military government will focus on how to prevent political interference in the energy business, says Thongchat Hongladarom, chairman of the Energy Reform Committee. "After studying the structure of the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Bur
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 hours ago
THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Burdekin Shire has been 'called in' to ensure the potential economic and environmental benefits of the project are balanced with community concerns that include possible... Read more
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News Mail
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Bur
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’
News Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Burdekin Shire has been 'called in' to ensure the potential economic and environmental benefits of the project are balanced with community concerns that include possible... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Bur
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’
Daily Examiner / Posted 15 hours ago
THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Burdekin Shire has been 'called in' to ensure the potential economic and environmental benefits of the project are balanced with community concerns that include possible... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Three Mullum homes open for Sustainable House DayTHREE of Mullumbimby's most sustainable homes will be opening their doors to th
Three Mullum homes open for Sustainable House Day
Daily Examiner / Posted 15 hours ago
THREE of Mullumbimby's most sustainable homes will be opening their doors to the public on Sunday, September 13, for Sustainable House Day 2015. Sustainable House Day is a national event that allows the public to see and learn from the best... Read more
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Northern Star
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Bur
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’
Northern Star / Posted 15 hours ago
THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Burdekin Shire has been 'called in' to ensure the potential economic and environmental benefits of the project are balanced with community concerns that include possible... Read more
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Northern Star
Three Mullum homes open for Sustainable House DayTHREE of Mullumbimby's most sustainable homes will be opening their doors to th
Three Mullum homes open for Sustainable House Day
Northern Star / Posted 15 hours ago
THREE of Mullumbimby's most sustainable homes will be opening their doors to the public on Sunday, September 13, for Sustainable House Day 2015. Sustainable House Day is a national event that allows the public to see and learn from the best... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Bur
Burdekin solar farm development ‘called in’
The Daily Mercury / Posted 15 hours ago
THE development of one of the country's largest solar farms at Clare in the Burdekin Shire has been 'called in' to ensure the potential economic and environmental benefits of the project are balanced with community concerns that include possible... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt. college student builds tiny house to live inOne college senior's unique choice for living off campus this year also may com
Vt. college student builds tiny house to live in
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 16 hours ago
One college senior's unique choice for living off campus this year also may come with some added environmental benefits. When Rob Dunn of Henniker, New Hampshire gives a tour of his home, he points to the features he made that save him money -- and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Minister vows no secrecy in nuke dealsShe said the funding model for the contentious procurement was being determined
Minister vows no secrecy in nuke deals
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 17 hours ago
She said the funding model for the contentious procurement was being determined by government stakeholders, the Treasury and the Energy Department. Speaking in Pretoria yesterday, Joemat-Pettersson said the estimated R1-trillion price tag for the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Apec eyes energy efficiency roadmapCEBU CITY, Philippines—Senior officials from member-states of the Asia Pacific
Apec eyes energy efficiency roadmap
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 hours ago
CEBU CITY, Philippines—Senior officials from member-states of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) will draft a roadmap that would promote energy efficiency measures and push for environment-friendly development across the region. At the... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
'A worldwide, underground movement'Imagine a house that heats itself using just the sun. That was the inspiration
'A worldwide, underground movement'
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 17 hours ago
Imagine a house that heats itself using just the sun. That was the inspiration behind a contest run by a local non-profit, the Ingersoll-based Transition to Less Waste. “We look for practical ways that people can incorporate living more sustainably... Read more
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TheBull
The 'green-tech' future is a flawed vision of sustainabilityWhat does your vision of a sustainable future look like? Some people imagine a
The 'green-tech' future is a flawed vision of sustainability
TheBull / Posted 18 hours ago
What does your vision of a sustainable future look like? Some people imagine a scenario whereby technology solves the world’s most pressing environmental problems. In this world we all drive electric cars and have solar panels on our roofs that... Read more
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Providence Business News
Clean energy sector seen growing in R.I. faster than overall economyPROVIDENCE – In an inaugural study of Rhode Island’s clean-energy industry, the
Clean energy sector seen growing in R.I. faster than overall economy
Providence Business News / Posted 18 hours ago
PROVIDENCE – In an inaugural study of Rhode Island’s clean-energy industry, the state is recommending a number of steps be taken to help further expand the sector. The report, dubbed Rhode Island Clean Energy 2015 Industry Report, was conducted by... Read more
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The Auto Channel
A Bold New Approach To Conventional Wind Energy Sources +VIDEOSolar Wind Energy, Inc. First-To-Market Hybrid Solar-Wind Energy Technology AU
A Bold New Approach To Conventional Wind Energy Sources +VIDEO
The Auto Channel / Posted 18 hours ago
Solar Wind Energy, Inc. First-To-Market Hybrid Solar-Wind Energy Technology AUTO CENTRAL - August 31, 2015: The Solar Wind Downdraft Tower is the first hybrid solar-wind renewable energy... Read more
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Calcutta News
India, UAE to hold joint commission meeting Days after the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to UAE, India and the UA
India, UAE to hold joint commission meeting
Calcutta News / Posted 19 hours ago
Days after the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to UAE, India and the UAE are set to hold a meeting of their joint commission on technical and economical cooperation on September 2-3 here. UAE... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Understanding the Market for EVs and High Octane Vehicles For Fuel Retailer​CYPRESS, Texas August 31, 2015; NACSonline reported that according to a recent
Understanding the Market for EVs and High Octane Vehicles For Fuel Retailer
The Auto Channel / Posted 19 hours ago
​CYPRESS, Texas August 31, 2015; NACSonline reported that according to a recent report from Navigant Research, the rapidly changing market for electric vehicles (EVs) – including hybrids (HEVs), plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) and battery electric vehicles... Read more
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