To help local firms, India may deal another blow to its struggling solar sector – Quartz

QuartzTo help local firms, India may deal another blow to its struggling solar sectorQuartzIn the last few months, activity in India’s solar energy sector has stalled. The industry is struggling with rising solar panel prices and flat power demand, while, on its part, the government hasn’t held auctions for solar projects. The sector is …and more »

Ta’an Kwäch’än, Yukon government begin geothermal energy study – CBC.ca

CBC.caTa’an Kwäch’än, Yukon government begin geothermal energy studyCBC.caThere are no geothermal power plants in Canada yet, but federal research shows a large amount of untapped potential in the western provinces and territories. The U.S. is the top producer of geothermal electricity in the world. Asquith says they have …

Solar energy program in Interlaken tonight – Finger Lakes Times

Solar energy program in Interlaken tonightFinger Lakes TimesINTERLAKEN — A presentation on the benefits of locally owned and managed community-scale solar and wind energy systems is scheduled for 7 p.m. today at the First Baptist Church. The church is at Main Street and West Avenue. The program is free and …

Greensboro solar case heads to NC Supreme Court – Winston-Salem Journal

Winston-Salem JournalGreensboro solar case heads to NC Supreme CourtWinston-Salem JournalWheeless countered that the utility has aggressively embraced solar energy through its own projects that aim to draw one third of Duke Energy’s new generation over the next 15 years from renewable energy. He also cited two recently announced …and more »

Ormat Technologies’ Electricity Growth Covers for Weaker Product Sales in Q3 – Motley Fool

nwitimes.comOrmat Technologies’ Electricity Growth Covers for Weaker Product Sales in Q3Motley FoolEarlier in the quarter, Ormat had its analyst day presentation where it laid out its growth plans for the next five years. The company has a 2022 target of 1.15 Gigawatts of geothermal power in its electricity segment. Just for reference, it ended the …Ormat Technologies, Inc. (ORA) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment ResearchDispatch TribunalOrmat Technologies (ORA) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.00The Ledger GazetteOrmat Technologies, Inc. (ORA) Holdings Lifted by Trillium Asset Management LLCTrueBlueTribuneall 25 news articles »

The Final Tax Bill Won’t Touch Renewable Energy Tax Provisions – HuffPost

HuffPostThe Final Tax Bill Won’t Touch Renewable Energy Tax ProvisionsHuffPostThe House bill would also impact solar energy. Most significantly, the investment tax credit for commercial scale solar energy is changed. Under current law, this credit is slated to ramp down to 10 percent and then stay there. However, in the House …and more »

Banja Luka to build new biomass district heating plant … – Decentralized Energy

Decentralized EnergyBanja Luka to build new biomass district heating plant …Decentralized EnergyThe city of Banja Luka in Bosnia and Herzegovina is set to build a new biomass-fired district heating plant after receiving an €8.4m loan from the European Bank …Energy Live News – Energy Made Easy – Bosnia and Herzegovina …Energy Live News – Energy Made Easyall 4 news articles »

New technology converts biomass into ‘coal’ – Phys.Org

New technology converts biomass into ‘coal’Phys.OrgThis converts high-moisture biomass into solid fuels using moderate temperatures and high pressures. The HTC process effectively mimics the long-term natural process of coal formation, with the process taking a matter of hours rather than millennia!

These Hull schools are not using their £100k biomass boilers – Hull Daily Mail

Hull Daily MailThese Hull schools are not using their £100k biomass boilersHull Daily MailPurpose-built biomass boilers are gathering dust at a number of schools in Hull having never been used. They were all installed as part of the huge £400m Building Schools for the Future programme which saw all the city secondary schools and some …

BZA turns down wind farm transmission line – Newsexaminer

BZA turns down wind farm transmission lineNewsexaminerRUSHVILLE — The Rush County Board of Zoning Appeals found itself again this week saying no to the developer of a projected wind farm project in the area. The board, during a public hearing Tuesday night, unanimously denied the application by West …

COP23: Merkel urges swift progress on Paris deal – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyCOP23: Merkel urges swift progress on Paris dealWindpower MonthlyFrench President Emmanuel Macron, who addressed the plenary immediately after Merkel, was more strident in his comments on coal, pointing to the country’s proposal to close all coal-fired power by 2021 and a ban on exploiting hydrocarbons on French …A Climate Policy for the PeopleThe American Prospectall 379 news articles »

New Facebook wind farm to cost $430M – Sioux City Journal

Sioux City JournalNew Facebook wind farm to cost $430MSioux City JournalThe Andover, Massachusetts-based renewable energy company, a subsidiary of the multinational Enel Group, purchased the rights to wind farm from Lenexa, Kansas-based Trade Winds Ene…