Apple’s Solar Energy Push Continues With China Projects – Motley Fool

Motley FoolApple’s Solar Energy Push Continues With China ProjectsMotley FoolOne of the most audacious moves SunPower has made in the last year is its China partnerships and betting on concentrated solar energy in the region. The first joint venture it has will build 300 MW of concentrated solar assembly capacity, 150 MW of …Apple’s Solar Power Push Continues With China ProjectsStandard BulletinApple Plans to start Solar Power project in ChinaTimes GazetteApple puts forests and solar to workSilicon Valley Business JournalForbes -Power Technologyall 37 news articles »

Let there be light – E Kantipur

E KantipurLet there be lightE KantipurBut now, trying to take a giant leap forward, the country is aiming to complete three mega projects (West Seti, Upper Karnali and Arun III), which will be generating a cumulative total of about 2,250 MW of hydroele…

Film of dam removal resonates with Missoula audience – The Missoulian

The MissoulianFilm of dam removal resonates with Missoula audienceThe MissoulianBut it also had to co-exist with her memories of visiting China’s Three Gorges Dam, the largest hydroelectric project in the world, as it was under construction 15 years earlier. “It’s a great personal dilemma for me,” plumb said. “I understand the …and more »

HydroVision International 2015 keynote speakers announced – HydroWorld

HydroVision International 2015 keynote speakers announcedHydroWorldHydroVision International 2015 takes place July 14-17 at the Oregon Convention Center. The conference and exhibition is the world’s largest event dedicated entirely to the hydroelectric power industry, with dozens of conference tracks, hundreds of …

Investing in German Wind Power – Green Chip Stocks

Green Chip StocksInvesting in German Wind PowerGreen Chip StocksSo as many in the renewable energy game know, following the Fukushima disaster, Germany decided it wanted to put the kibosh on its fleet of nuclear power plants. In its place, the Germans would build out their wind energy capacity to make up most of …European Commission to back proposed constructions for German offshore wind …Power TechnologyEuropean Commission Approves Germany’s 30 Billion Euro Investment In …CleanTechnicaEU approves German aid to support construction of 20 offshore wind farmsReutersPhys.Orgall 24 news articles »

Upper Moreland To Review Solar Energy Ordinance – Patch.com

Patch.comUpper Moreland To Review Solar Energy OrdinancePatch.comOn the one hand, an “accessory solar energy system” would be intended primarily for on-site energy consumption, with a “rated capacity” of no more than 10 killowatts and a “storage capacity” not to exceed 240 gallons. Under the draft ordinance …and more »

How fast is solar energy taking off? – Thomson Reuters Foundation

Thomson Reuters FoundationHow fast is solar energy taking off?Thomson Reuters FoundationThat would make the solar energy it creates larger than the total of all electricity produced in Britain today, says Qi Ye, director of the Brookings-Tsinhua Center for Public Policy at the Brookings Institution. “Nowhere else is it happening at such a …and more »

CanWEA: Wind Is The Responsible Choice For Alberta – North American Windpower

North American WindpowerCanWEA: Wind Is The Responsible Choice For AlbertaNorth American WindpowerEditor’s note: The following is reprinted with permission from the Canadian Wind Energy Association’s wind power blog. There has been a lot of talk about climate change emission reductions recently with Ontario announcing a cap and trade plan to join …Xcel Energy named No. 1 utility wind provider for 11th consecutive yearWindpower Engineering (press release)all 5 news articles »

Wind booms in China and rebounds in U.S. with full pipeline – Windpower Engineering (press release)

Windpower Engineering (press release)Wind booms in China and rebounds in U.S. with full pipelineWindpower Engineering (press release)China continued to deploy wind power at a remarkable rate, installing an estimated 23.3 gigawatts (GW) in 2014, a 45% increase over 2013. China accounted for 45% of the 51 GW installed globally in 2014, representing $94.6 billion in revenue. This is …Wind turbine syndrome answers blowin’ in the windThe Saturday Paper (subscription)Wind Power In Turkey, Market Outlook To 2025, Update 2015 – Capacity …Solar Plaza (press release)Explore new report on wind power in turkey, market outlook to 2025, update …WhaTechall 8 news articles »

Ethiopia’s Massive Gilgel Gibe III Hydropower Dam Project Linked To Severe … – International Business Times

International Business TimesEthiopia’s Massive Gilgel Gibe III Hydropower Dam Project Linked To Severe …International Business TimesThe Kwegu people in southwest Ethiopia, who rely on the river, are facing starvation from a depletion of resources, which human rights groups said is a result of the construction of the hydroelectric-powered dam. A UNESCO delegation is scheduled to …Fears Grow for Indigenous People in Path of Massive Ethiopian DamInter Press Serviceall 3 news articles »

BC Hydro signs power deal with wind farms – Prince George Citizen

North American WindpowerBC Hydro signs power deal with wind farmsPrince George CitizenBC Hydro has signed agreements to buy electricity from three small wind projects, including the first two wind farms in the Okanagan. The projects will add 45 megawatts of wind power and bring BC Hydro’s total wind power capacity to 700 megawatts …CanWEA: Wind Is The Responsible Choice For AlbertaNorth American WindpowerBuilding begins on Meikle Wind Energy projectAlaska Highway Newsall 2 news articles »

Local Church, WSU Dedicate Solar Energy Demonstration Project – Wichita State News

Wichita State NewsLocal Church, WSU Dedicate Solar Energy Demonstration ProjectWichita State NewsIn observance of Earth Day, Wichita State University’s College of Engineering and University United Methodist Church (UUMC) will formally dedicate a new rooftop solar array on the church located across the street from the WSU campus at 21st and Yale.and more »

Is TVA Undervaluing Wind Energy? – Clean Energy News (blog)

Clean Energy News (blog)Is TVA Undervaluing Wind Energy?Clean Energy News (blog)So even though wind power is plentiful and arguably the cheapest energy supply resource available, TVA’s customers should be outraged that the utility’s Draft IRP suggests that the nation’s largest public utility is not only failing to take a clear …and more »

Study shows NUE trait increases biomass of sugarcane – agprofessional.com

agprofessional.comStudy shows NUE trait increases biomass of sugarcaneagprofessional.comIn a greenhouse trial under low nitrogen conditions, the sugarcane lines with Arcadia’s NUE trait showed substantial increases in biomass and nitrogen uptake compared to conventional lines. The leading NUE sugarcane lines showed a 38 to 93 percent …

Brazil approves 3.9GW of wind for next auction – Windpower Monthly (subscription)

Windpower Monthly (subscription)Brazil approves 3.9GW of wind for next auctionWindpower Monthly (subscription)Wind has recently dominated Brazil’s energy auctions. A combined total of 106 projects in this auction are located in the Bahia and Rio Grande do Norte states, on the country’s east coast. Brazil’s wind power industry is set to grow by two thirds to …and more »

India, China Seek To Capitalize On Nepal’s Water Wealth – NPR

India, China Seek To Capitalize On Nepal’s Water WealthNPR… the hydropower that is necessary. In the country here, we have 18 hours of no electricity a day during the driest months. INSKEEP: So Nepal has not been able to take care of itself, but China and India want to come in and create these hydroelectric …

Lincroft pupils build a biomass-fired power station – Bedford Today

Bedford TodayLincroft pupils build a biomass-fired power stationBedford TodayYear 8 students at Lincroft Middle School teamed up with E.ON to build replica biomass-fired power stations as part of the energy company’s Energy Experience education programme. Lincroft School, Oakley, pupils Paris Lorentzen, Amber Hewitt, and …

Maine solar energy advocates stand behind incentives – Press Herald

Press HeraldMaine solar energy advocates stand behind incentivesPress Herald“Twenty years ago, if you had told me I’d be here speaking in support of solar energy I would have said you were crazy, but I think the time has come,” added Dana Rice, chairman of the Board of Selectmen in Gouldsboro, where a company wants to build …Maine Groups Push for Bill Aimed at Encouraging Use of Solar EnergyMaine Public BroadcastingBill would increase access to solar powerWCSH-TVall 15 news articles »