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The Courier
Lighting plan for Lake Wendoureeissues for fish stock and the root systems of trees surrounding the lake. Cr J
Lighting plan for Lake Wendouree
The Courier / Posted 52 minutes ago
issues for fish stock and the root systems of trees surrounding the lake. Cr Johnson said she initially advocated for renewable energy lighting options, but they were deemed too costly and not practical for parts of the tree-lined... Read more
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The Hindu
Donald Trump promises to cancel Paris climate agreementnominee Donald Trump promised to increase oil, coal and gas production and ince
Donald Trump promises to cancel Paris climate agreement
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
nominee Donald Trump promised to increase oil, coal and gas production and incentivise fracking, while ridiculing renewable energy technologies. Mr. Trump has stated similar views through the campaign but his speech in North Dakota on... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Wynne soothes Calgary Chamber of Commerce crowd and industry leadersclimate change plan, which includes a cap-and-trade system on greenhouse gas em
Wynne soothes Calgary Chamber of Commerce crowd and industry leaders
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
climate change plan, which includes a cap-and-trade system on greenhouse gas emissions and significant investments in renewable energy, and has already eliminated coal-fired electricity. Alberta's NDP government has launched its own climate... Read more
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The Record
Speed limit may be lowered along busy Lancaster StreetFlooring in Kitchener, Ontario, carries an extensive selection of eco-friendly
Speed limit may be lowered along busy Lancaster Street
The Record / Posted 4 hours ago
Flooring in Kitchener, Ontario, carries an extensive selection of eco-friendly products... For only the best in renewable energy technology (RET), the Kitchener-Waterloo region turns to... Advisors can help you plan for retirement, save... Read more
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The Record
Woman seriously hurt after New Hamburg crashService Centre has been providing reliable and affordable automotive services t
Woman seriously hurt after New Hamburg crash
The Record / Posted 4 hours ago
Service Centre has been providing reliable and affordable automotive services to motorists in... For only the best in renewable energy technology (RET), the Kitchener-Waterloo region turns to... Anyone with a vehicle understands how quickly... Read more
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The Record
‘When you find my body, please call my husband,’ wrote dying hikerlooking to start a career in a skilled trade, reach out to the employment speci
‘When you find my body, please call my husband,’ wrote dying hiker
The Record / Posted 4 hours ago
looking to start a career in a skilled trade, reach out to the employment specialists at... For only the best in renewable energy technology (RET), the Kitchener-Waterloo region turns to... Without having to knock on doors or make cold... Read more
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The Record
Conservatives nix push to make Rona Ambrose eligible for permanent leadershipCommunications Inc. in Brantford provides many types of large and small busines
Conservatives nix push to make Rona Ambrose eligible for permanent leadership
The Record / Posted 4 hours ago
Communications Inc. in Brantford provides many types of large and small businesses with... For only the best in renewable energy technology (RET), the Kitchener-Waterloo region turns to... Finding the perfect vacation property for your... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Third parties campaigning outside media spotlighton Stein, in which she discussed the party’s platform and her “Green New Deal”
Third parties campaigning outside media spotlight
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 hours ago
on Stein, in which she discussed the party’s platform and her “Green New Deal” to get the United States on 100 percent renewable energy by 2030. The Green Party faces a steep climb and it's hard to know exactly how much support the party has... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Green Party Candidate Campaigns in Charlottesvillean educational session,” said David Shreve, ASAP president. The Green Party ca
Green Party Candidate Campaigns in Charlottesville
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 5 hours ago
an educational session,” said David Shreve, ASAP president. The Green Party candidate wants to transition to 100 percent renewable energy by 2030. “We have a system that basically puts profit over the people and profit over the planet,” Stein... Read more
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Perth Now
Parties yet to turn on the green lightsays separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry
Parties yet to turn on the green light
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
says separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry, coupled with a target of 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030, is the way to go. For both major parties, there are votes to be won in talking up the benefits of... Read more
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NBC Washington
Maryland Governor Vetoes Transportation, Other BillsHogan vetoed five bills on Friday, including two relating to transportation and
Maryland Governor Vetoes Transportation, Other Bills
NBC Washington / Posted 6 hours ago
Hogan vetoed five bills on Friday, including two relating to transportation and a measure to increase Maryland's use of renewable energy. Hogan vetoed a bill that would have required the state to start saving money to pay for a $1 billion... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Parties yet to turn on the green lightsays separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry
Parties yet to turn on the green light
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 hours ago
says separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry, coupled with a target of 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030, is the way to go. For both major parties, there are votes to be won in talking up the benefits of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Parties yet to turn on the green lightsays separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry
Parties yet to turn on the green light
Weekly Times / Posted 6 hours ago
says separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry, coupled with a target of 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030, is the way to go. For both major parties, there are votes to be won in talking up the benefits of... Read more
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Herald Sun
Parties yet to turn on the green lightsays separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry
Parties yet to turn on the green light
Herald Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
says separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry, coupled with a target of 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030, is the way to go. For both major parties, there are votes to be won in talking up the benefits of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Parties yet to turn on the green lightsays separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry
Parties yet to turn on the green light
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
says separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry, coupled with a target of 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030, is the way to go. For both major parties, there are votes to be won in talking up the benefits of... Read more
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News.com.au
Parties yet to turn on the green lightsays separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry
Parties yet to turn on the green light
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
says separate emissions trading schemes for the electricity sector and industry, coupled with a target of 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030, is the way to go. For both major parties, there are votes to be won in talking up the benefits of... Read more
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TechCrunch
The sweep of the Internet of Things, garbage cans and allenergy decisions. Dorothy, we’re not in Kansas anymore — or at least its wind f
The sweep of the Internet of Things, garbage cans and all
TechCrunch / Posted 6 hours ago
energy decisions. Dorothy, we’re not in Kansas anymore — or at least its wind farms. Enter the Internet of Things Why is renewable energy now old school? Credit the Internet of Things, or IoT. Green is still good, but digitally connected green is... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Federal grant withdrawn from Dominion Virginia Powerare disappointed in the DOE’s decision because we still believe that offshore w
Federal grant withdrawn from Dominion Virginia Power
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 hours ago
are disappointed in the DOE’s decision because we still believe that offshore wind has a great potential to deliver clean, renewable energy to Virginia. However, we also recognize the unique regulatory and cost challenges involved in our project... Read more
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BBC News
Fracking go-ahead: What happens next?of the community in North Yorkshire, this is very unlikely to happen; nor shoul
Fracking go-ahead: What happens next?
BBC News / Posted 7 hours ago
of the community in North Yorkshire, this is very unlikely to happen; nor should it when the UK needs to move to clean, renewable energy to fight climate change." More than 100 leading scientists say the Rio Olympics should be moved or... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
100% Renewable Energy In 35 Years?Is 100% renewable energy feasible for the world, or is it just a pipedream? It
100% Renewable Energy In 35 Years?
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
Is 100% renewable energy feasible for the world, or is it just a pipedream? It can be reality, according to a new report issued by Greenpeace. Energy [R]evolution: A Sustainable World Energy Outlook 2015 contends that it is possible for Earth's... Read more
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Connecticut Post
100% Renewable Energy In 35 Years?Is 100% renewable energy feasible for the world, or is it just a pipedream? It
100% Renewable Energy In 35 Years?
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 hours ago
Is 100% renewable energy feasible for the world, or is it just a pipedream? It can be reality, according to a new report issued by Greenpeace. Energy [R]evolution: A Sustainable World Energy Outlook 2015 contends that it is possible for Earth's... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
The Ohio State University Defends Title, Wins Second Year of EcoCAR 3 Competitionso Americans use less petroleum,” said David Friedman, Principal Deputy Assista
The Ohio State University Defends Title, Wins Second Year of EcoCAR 3 Competition
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 8 hours ago
so Americans use less petroleum,” said David Friedman, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at the Energy Department. “American energy holds the promise for job creation and a growing economy, and... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
USDA Extends Deadline for Recording Farm Structure - USDA Extends Deadline for Recording Farm Structure Gives Non-Family Farming Operations More Time to Restructure in Response to 'Actively Engaged' Farm Management Rule WASHINGTON May 27 201...spend less of their paychecks at the grocery store than most people in other co
USDA Extends Deadline for Recording Farm Structure - USDA Extends Deadline for Recording Farm Structure Gives Non-Family Farming Operations More Time to Restructure in Response to 'Actively Engaged' Farm Management Rule WASHINGTON May 27 201...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 hours ago
spend less of their paychecks at the grocery store than most people in other countries, and supports markets for homegrown renewable energy and materials. USDA has also provided $5.6 billion of disaster relief to farmers and ranchers; expanded risk... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Oil sands can play role in low-carbon future: Cenovus CEOlast November when she announced the province’s carbon tax, coal-fired power ph
Oil sands can play role in low-carbon future: Cenovus CEO
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
last November when she announced the province’s carbon tax, coal-fired power phase-out, emission cap and promotion of renewable energy. But Mr. Ferguson would not comment on the Ontario government’s sweeping climate-change plan, which... Read more
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Daily Press
Dominion wind energy project back on icemade it hard to guarantee that start date. "We still believe that offshore win
Dominion wind energy project back on ice
Daily Press / Posted 9 hours ago
made it hard to guarantee that start date. "We still believe that offshore wind has a great potential to deliver clean, renewable energy to Virginia," she said. "However, we also recognize the unique regulatory and cost challenges involved in... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi meter: Two years on, Modi manifesto scores 70/100a new farm insurance scheme was launched to take care of crop loss due to natur
Modi meter: Two years on, Modi manifesto scores 70/100
The Hindu / Posted 10 hours ago
a new farm insurance scheme was launched to take care of crop loss due to natural calamities. Also, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy revised the target of National Solar Mission upward five times to create a capacity of 1 lakh MW solar power... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
The Ohio State University Defends Title, Wins Second Year of EcoCAR 3 Competitionso Americans use less petroleum,” said David Friedman, Principal Deputy Assista
The Ohio State University Defends Title, Wins Second Year of EcoCAR 3 Competition
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 10 hours ago
so Americans use less petroleum,” said David Friedman, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at the Energy Department. “American energy holds the promise for job creation and a growing economy, and... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Voters Who Want Islam Out of Germanycertain EU policies, alongside scintillating stipulations about European Centra
The Voters Who Want Islam Out of Germany
The Atlantic / Posted 10 hours ago
certain EU policies, alongside scintillating stipulations about European Central Bank maneuvers and alternative funding for renewable-energy subsidies. Yet the huge influx of predominantly Muslim refugees in the past year, along with incidents such... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Federal appeals court rejects Steens Mtn. wind-energy projectof sage grouse in the area. The BLM originally approved the project five years
Federal appeals court rejects Steens Mtn. wind-energy project
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 hours ago
of sage grouse in the area. The BLM originally approved the project five years ago, but environmental lawsuit and dropping renewable energy prices have put off the wind turbine project. ONDA and the Audubon Society of Portland filed suit to block... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weeksaid it made balanced investments to back all kinds of energy development, incl
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
said it made balanced investments to back all kinds of energy development, including nuclear, fossil fuels and renewable energy, and “takes a strong stand against the regulatory overreach and extreme application of laws that have been... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Capitol Briefings: Business-related bills on energy, horse tracks, driverless cars see actionwho produce their own electricity via rooftop solar equipment, a process known
Capitol Briefings: Business-related bills on energy, horse tracks, driverless cars see action
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 11 hours ago
who produce their own electricity via rooftop solar equipment, a process known as net metering; and for the use of renewable energy and waste reduction in utilities' electric portfolios. Supporters say the bills will improve electric... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
High Drama at UN Climate Change MeetingSouth: Why the 1.5°C goal must not be met with land grabs.” This was followed
High Drama at UN Climate Change Meeting
ScienceBlogs / Posted 13 hours ago
South: Why the 1.5°C goal must not be met with land grabs.” This was followed by an announcement of plans to launch a new renewable energy initiative for Least Developed Countries (LDCs) following on from last year’s breakthrough African Renewable... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Alsons keen on starting 3 power projects in Mindanao by year-endin Sarangani province and the entire Region 12. Meanwhile, the 15-MW Siguil ru
Alsons keen on starting 3 power projects in Mindanao by year-end
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 hours ago
in Sarangani province and the entire Region 12. Meanwhile, the 15-MW Siguil run-of-river power plant will be Alson’s first renewable energy venture, which is expected to start running in 2018. Aside from the Siguil project, the company is eyeing... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Shifting to clean energyglobal warming, and now want developing countries to avoid the same route and i
Shifting to clean energy
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 hours ago
global warming, and now want developing countries to avoid the same route and instead leapfrog to clean but expensive renewable energy. In a country with limited, unreliable and expensive electricity, coal remains the cheapest source of... Read more
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New Kerala
Impressed by India's progress in improving access to energy: US envoy - newkerala.com #69040access to energy," Verma said at the PACEsetter Fund awards ceremony here. The
Impressed by India's progress in improving access to energy: US envoy - newkerala.com #69040
New Kerala / Posted 13 hours ago
access to energy," Verma said at the PACEsetter Fund awards ceremony here. The US Embassy and India's ministry of new and renewable energy on Friday announced grants to nine of India's top clean energy innovators. The awards are funded through... Read more
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DW
Japan to cut emphasis on nuclear in next energy plan |are also on the upswing, and Tokyo's decision to move away from nuclear power w
Japan to cut emphasis on nuclear in next energy plan |
DW / Posted 13 hours ago
are also on the upswing, and Tokyo's decision to move away from nuclear power would definitely see it boost its reliance on renewable energy. A target set by Japan's energy ministry that would have seen nuclear energy make up a fifth of the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Weekend funeral arrangements set for slain WV coal CEO Ben Hatfieldemissions fall as coal declines As the United States has gradually shifted awa
Weekend funeral arrangements set for slain WV coal CEO Ben Hatfield
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
emissions fall as coal declines As the United States has gradually shifted away from coal and toward natural gas and renewable energy sources for electric power generation, carbon dioxide emissions from electricity generation have been on the... Read more
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Business Wire
Use of Non Renewable Energy Predicted to Drive the Global Test and Measurement Equipment Market Through 2020, Says Technaviopropels the demand for electrical resistors. Currently, the market is experienc
Use of Non Renewable Energy Predicted to Drive the Global Test and Measurement Equipment Market Through 2020, Says Technavio
Business Wire / Posted 13 hours ago
propels the demand for electrical resistors. Currently, the market is experiencing a growing shift in preference towards renewable energy sources for power generation. Thanks to this trend, vendors in this marketplace are developing new and... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Questions raised about futureannounced in November 2015 the province’s plan to phase out all pollution creat
Questions raised about future
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 13 hours ago
announced in November 2015 the province’s plan to phase out all pollution created by burning coal and transition to more renewable energy and natural gas generation by 2030, McGowan said the transition began long before this. At least 12 of... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
Gathering All Our Talents to Revolutionize Clean Energyclean energy revolution. Maxine served at the Energy Department back in the 197
Gathering All Our Talents to Revolutionize Clean Energy
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 13 hours ago
clean energy revolution. Maxine served at the Energy Department back in the 1970s in the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) and again has had a tremendous career in government, in industry, and in the kinds of activities like... Read more
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Mashable
That time Apple's Lisa Jackson met India's 'solar mamas'its facilities across the world. Jackson's curiosity about solar mamas is unde
That time Apple's Lisa Jackson met India's 'solar mamas'
Mashable / Posted 13 hours ago
its facilities across the world. Jackson's curiosity about solar mamas is understandable. Apple, in its quest to use 100% renewable energy, is heavily invested in solar energy to power its facilities across the world. In Singapore, Apple is... Read more
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New Kerala
Shukla gets sports, Razzak food processing in Mamata ministry - newkerala.com #69027affairs and Hakim with urban development and municipal affairs. Party veteran
Shukla gets sports, Razzak food processing in Mamata ministry - newkerala.com #69027
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
affairs and Hakim with urban development and municipal affairs. Party veteran Sovondeb Chattopadhyay got power and renewable energy ministry. Banerjee also announced accommodating three of her previous ministers who lost the polls, in the... Read more
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DW
US climate policy: Why young Americans are done waiting for change |office, he introduced a bill to reduce carbon emissions. In 2011, he subsidized
US climate policy: Why young Americans are done waiting for change |
DW / Posted 14 hours ago
office, he introduced a bill to reduce carbon emissions. In 2011, he subsidized solar energy, causing controversy. Today, renewable energy sources generate roughly 13 percent of electricity in the US. And in 2014, Obama managed to cut a bilateral... Read more
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Calcutta News
Shukla gets sports, Razzak food processing in Mamata ministryindustrial reconstruction and public enterprise, Chatterjee keeping education a
Shukla gets sports, Razzak food processing in Mamata ministry
Calcutta News / Posted 14 hours ago
industrial reconstruction and public enterprise, Chatterjee keeping education and parliamentary affairs and Hakim with urban development and municipal affairs. Party veteran Sovondeb Chattopadhyay got power and renewable energy ministry. and/ss... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Why does Trump want to limit renewable energy? He's worried about 'all the eagles'Trump speaks at a campaign event in New Jersey. Donald Trump would like you kn
Why does Trump want to limit renewable energy? He's worried about 'all the eagles'
Crain's New York Business / Posted 15 hours ago
Trump speaks at a campaign event in New Jersey. Donald Trump would like you know that he supports renewable energy. What he doesn’t like is killing eagles. In his first major energy-policy speech, the presumptive Republican presidential candidate... Read more
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CircleID
Are Blockchains the Solution to Financing Smart Cities?and it also reduces the administrative costs to near-zero. I recently used the
Are Blockchains the Solution to Financing Smart Cities?
CircleID / Posted 15 hours ago
and it also reduces the administrative costs to near-zero. I recently used the example of smart grids where distributed renewable energy and storage devices can be linked to a blockchain system wherein real-time transactions and payments are... Read more
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New Kerala
Shukla gets sports, Razzak food processing in Mamata ministry - newkerala.com #69014excise, industrial reconstruction and public enterprise, Chatterjee keeping edu
Shukla gets sports, Razzak food processing in Mamata ministry - newkerala.com #69014
New Kerala / Posted 15 hours ago
excise, industrial reconstruction and public enterprise, Chatterjee keeping education and parliamentary affairs and Hakim with urban development and municipal affairs. Party veteran Sovondeb Chattopadhyay got power and renewable energy m... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Better Than Free: Arizona Cashing In On California Solar Power SurplusArizona Public Service – a utility that is increasingly being paid to take powe
Better Than Free: Arizona Cashing In On California Solar Power Surplus
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 15 hours ago
Arizona Public Service – a utility that is increasingly being paid to take power from California when it has a surplus of renewable energy. It’s just after lunchtime on the trading floor of Arizona Public Service in downtown Phoenix, and three... Read more
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BBC News
Is the 'gig economy' turning us all into freelancers?utility Enel, has been using the platform since September, and has found soluti
Is the 'gig economy' turning us all into freelancers?
BBC News / Posted 16 hours ago
utility Enel, has been using the platform since September, and has found solutions to eight problems across areas from renewable energy to operations. Enel's chief innovation and sustainability officer, Ernesto Ciorra, says the approach helps... Read more
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The Hill
New regs for Tuesday: Finance, fuel, efficiencydealers, and renewable fuel standards. Here’s what is happening: The Energy D
New regs for Tuesday: Finance, fuel, efficiency
The Hill / Posted 16 hours ago
dealers, and renewable fuel standards. Here’s what is happening: The Energy Department’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy proposed Friday new energy conservation standards for commercial water heaters, hot water supply boilers,... Read more
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