Construction Underway On First Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Station In … – Big Country Homepage

Big Country HomepageConstruction Underway On First Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Station In …Big Country HomepageCHICAGO, Sept.16, 2014 – amp Trillium, LLC, the joint venture between ampCNG and Trillium CNG™, announced that construction has begun on the first public access compressed natural gas (CNG) station in the city of Sweetwater, Texas. Located at 9409 …Partnership breaks ground on Washington County CNG stationPittsburgh Business Times (blog)Two-day closure of CNG stations slammedThe News InternationalCompressed Natural Gas Refueling Coming to Phoenix SuburbNGT Newsdunyanews.tv -Daily Mailall 10 news articles »

Latin America at a Climate Crossroads – Truth-Out

Latin America at a Climate CrossroadsTruth-OutAlthough the region has a clean electricity matrix, with nearly 60 percent generated from hydroelectric resources, the share of fossil fuel-based generation has increased substantially in the past 10 years,…

Latin America at a Climate Crossroads – Truth-Out

Latin America at a Climate CrossroadsTruth-OutAlthough the region has a clean electricity matrix, with nearly 60 percent generated from hydroelectric resources, the share of fossil fuel-based generation has increased substantially in the past 10 years,…

Tamil Nadu should set up Wind Energy Forecasting Mechanism: Official – Economic Times

Economic TimesTamil Nadu should set up Wind Energy Forecasting Mechanism: OfficialEconomic TimesCOIMBATORE: Tamil Nadu should set up a state-level Wind Energy Forecasting Mechanism and Wind Energy Integration Facility to avoid ‘evacuation loss’ of power produced in wind mills, a top official of Indian Wind Power Association said today.and more »

Curbing climate change – The Economist

The EconomistCurbing climate changeThe EconomistEnergy from dams and other hydroelectric sources avoided 2.8 billion tonnes (though emissions of methane from the reservoirs behind some of those dams mean the net effects were less than that). Between th…

Japan’s Newest Energy Endeavor: Floating Solar Power Plants – Big Think

Japan’s Newest Energy Endeavor: Floating Solar Power PlantsBig ThinkThe Fukushima disaster of 2011 understandably destroyed Japanese public confidence in nuclear power. As Jon Major of The Week reports, solar energy was a logical and obvious alternative for helping power the island nation of 127 million people.

Indian firm to build Nepal power plant – Gulf Daily News

Indian firm to build Nepal power plantGulf Daily NewsThe $1.15 billion Upper Karnali Hydro power plant would be the biggest private foreign investment in Nepal. The agreement was signed by officials from Nepal Investment Board and the Indian company in the presence of Nepal’s Prime Minister Sushil …and more »

Ground broken for Bentleyville CNG/propane station – Observer-Reporter

Ground broken for Bentleyville CNG/propane stationObserver-ReporterGround was broken Thursday evening for a compressed natural gas/propane refueling station in the borough. It will be at Big Jim’s Plaza, near Holiday Inn Express and Best Western hotels, off Route 917 South and a 90-second drive from Interstate 70,.

Micropower’s Quiet Takeover – Forbes

Micropower’s Quiet TakeoverForbesIn a cover story and article 14 years ago about the emergent disruption of utilities, The Economist’s Vijay Vaitheeswaran coined the umbrella term “micropower” to mean sources of electricity that are relatively small, modular, mass-producible, quick-to …

Solar & Wind Power Are Mainstream, Can Be Cost-Competitive In Every Country – CleanTechnica

CleanTechnicaSolar & Wind Power Are Mainstream, Can Be Cost-Competitive In Every CountryCleanTechnicawind-turbines-poland This report isn’t brand new, but I somehow missed it when it came out a few months ago. It’s a report from the International Energy Agency (IEA), which is quite a respected global organization. If anything the IEA has a history of …India’s Push for Renewable Energy: Is It Enough?National GeographicAlternative energy essential to Ohio commercial, industrial facilitiesColumbus CEOGerman ‘energy transition’ is changing the worldTampabay.comThe Climate Group (blog) -Chicago Tribune -MTPRall 54 news articles »

Alternative energy: Wind offers strong force in the sector – Chron.com

Chron.comAlternative energy: Wind offers strong force in the sectorChron.comTexas is a national leader in wind energy, with more installed capacity, more wind turbines, and more jobs than any other state. Potential for more job growth in this field seems likely, given the U.S. Department of Energy’s push for 20 percent of U.S …US DOE Helps Fund Quest For Taller Wind Turbine TowersNorth American WindpowerOne quarter of Austrian electricity could come from wind turbines by 2030: studyXinhuaDOE: $2M to manufacture taller wind turbine towersToday’s Energy SolutionsRoll Call (blog)all 17 news articles »

New Public-Access CNG Station Opens in Kirkwood, NY – Truckinginfo

NGT NewsNew Public-Access CNG Station Opens in Kirkwood, NYTruckinginfoThe CNG station can be found at 90 Barlow Road in Kirkwood. It is a public access Class 8 fueling station that uses Trillium’s proprietary fast-fill hydraulic intensifier compressor. There are three fueling lanes with the ability to expand by two more …New CNG Station Goes Live in Binghamton, NY, AreaNGT Newsall 2 news articles »

NYC’s Cannonsville hydropower plan is bittersweet news for local co-op – Watershed post

Watershed postNYC’s Cannonsville hydropower plan is bittersweet news for local co-opWatershed postCo-op leaders spent several years courting the DEP with a plan to develop 63 megawatts of hydropower on four city-owned reservoirs: the Schoharie, Neversink, Pepacton and Cannonsville. The co-op’s plan earned broad support from New York State …and more »

Making Use of a New but Old Asset – Biomass Magazine (blog)

Making Use of a New but Old AssetBiomass Magazine (blog)As I mentioned in my last blog, the conversions, integrations and colocations issue of Biomass Magazine is coming up in December, so I’ve been on the lookout for good stories. (Power plants moving from coal to wood pellets. Fiber board plants …

Compressed Natural Gas Refueling Coming to Phoenix Suburb – NGT News

NGT NewsCompressed Natural Gas Refueling Coming to Phoenix SuburbNGT News”We are excited to implement Gilbert’s first CNG fueling station,” says Steven Pietrzkowsky, the city’s environmental services manager. “CNG is a clean-burning fuel that will considerably reduce our fuel costs while also allowing for quieter operations …Two-day closure of CNG stations slammedThe News InternationalLahore: CNG stations closed due to low gas pressuredunyanews.tvall 9 news articles »

Oregon site selected for biofuel plant – Capital press

Oregon site selected for biofuel plantCapital pressA biomass plant to be built in Lakeview, Ore., will produce fuel for the U.S. Navy and Marines under contracts announced Friday by the federal government. Red Rock Biofuels, a subsidiary of IR1 Group o…

“Someday” is Now for Solar and Wind Power, says Lazard – IEEE Spectrum

IEEE Spectrum”Someday” is Now for Solar and Wind Power, says LazardIEEE SpectrumLarge wind and solar power farms have the economics to go toe-to-toe with the cheapest fossil fuel-based power supplies in the United States according to the venerable financial advisory firm Lazard Ltd. Thanks to falling costs and rising efficiency …US solar and wind start to outshine gasFinancial TimesSome Solar, Wind Power Competes With Natural Gas Without Incentives: StudyGreen Car ReportsUtility-Scale Wind And Solar Keep Getting CheaperNorth American WindpowerreNews -Irish Times -MarketWatchall 12 news articles »

“Someday” is Now for Solar and Wind Power, says Lazard – IEEE Spectrum

IEEE Spectrum”Someday” is Now for Solar and Wind Power, says LazardIEEE SpectrumLarge wind and solar power farms have the economics to go toe-to-toe with the cheapest fossil fuel-based power supplies in the United States according to the venerable financial advisory firm Lazard Ltd. Thanks to falling costs and rising efficiency …Some Solar, Wind Power Competes With Natural Gas Without Incentives: StudyGreen Car ReportsUS solar and wind start to outshine gasFinancial TimesUtility-Scale Wind And Solar Keep Getting CheaperNorth American WindpowerreNews -Irish Times -MarketWatchall 11 news articles »

Mission completes South San Antonio solar-panel factory – San Antonio Business Journal

Mission completes South San Antonio solar-panel factorySan Antonio Business JournalMission Solar Energy, which relocated its corporate headquarters to San Antonio as part of CPS Energy’s New Energy Economic Inititiave, invested more than $130 million to build the 100 megawatt-capacity N-type solar cell and module facility. Once the …Mission Solar producing solar panelsmySanAntonio.comall 5 news articles »