Proposed Athens biomass plant clears hurdle – WCSH-TV

WCSH-TVProposed Athens biomass plant clears hurdleWCSH-TVA $30 million dollar biomass plant proposed for Athens is approved to get $12 million dollars in state tax credits, a step forward for a project that could mean saving or creating about 200 jobs …

US Geothermal profits heat up – The Idaho Statesman

The Idaho StatesmanUS Geothermal profits heat upThe Idaho StatesmanWilliam Powell checks gauges and equipment as part of his twice-daily rounds at U.S. Geothermal’s Neal Hot Springs power plant near Vale, Ore. The refrigerant that absorbs the heat from the groundwater passes through pipes at nearly supersonic speeds …and more »

Geothermal Industry Grows, With Help From Oil and Gas Drilling – New York Times

New York TimesGeothermal Industry Grows, With Help From Oil and Gas DrillingNew York TimesSAN FRANCISCO — Geothermal energy — tapping into heat deep underground and using it to produce power — is sometimes described as a forgotten renewable. It languishes in the shadows of better-known sources like wind and the sun, and in 2011 it …

Florida must face future and think solar – The News-Press

Florida must face future and think solarThe News-PressRe: “Solar power too costly for taxpayers,” A. John Birkle, July 17. It goes without saying that Mr. Birkle’s strong opinion about the cost of solar energy and about Babcock Ranch trying to maintain its right to run its own electric utility was shaped …

US Geothermal profits heat up – The Idaho Statesman

The Idaho StatesmanUS Geothermal profits heat upThe Idaho StatesmanWilliam Powell checks gauges and equipment as part of his twice-daily rounds at U.S. Geothermal’s Neal Hot Springs power plant near Vale, Ore. The refrigerant that absorbs the heat from the groundwater passes through pipes at nearly supersonic speeds …and more »

US Geothermal profits heat up – The Idaho Statesman

US Geothermal profits heat upThe Idaho StatesmanWilliam Powell checks gauges and equipment as part of his twice-daily rounds at U.S. Geothermal’s Neal Hot Springs power plant near Vale, Ore. The refrigerant that absorbs the heat from the groundwater passes through pipes at nearly supersonic speeds …

Wind preferable to nuclear, coal – MyCentralJersey.com

ThinkProgressWind preferable to nuclear, coalMyCentralJersey.comAn offshore wind facility similar to this one is planned for Cape Cod. Getty Images file BORKUM, GERMANY – JUNE 23: Wind turbines stand at the nearly completed Riffgat offshore wind farm i…

New CNG fuel station opens in Weathersfield – Youngstown Vindicator

New CNG fuel station opens in WeathersfieldYoungstown Vindicator“Our plan responds to the emerging market demand for fast, convenient refueling of CNG vehicles,” said Scott White, company president. “We want to create the opportunity to travel all over the region without a worry of whether you can find a location …Grand opening held for new CNG fueling stationWKBN.comIGS opens 2nd Ohio CNG fueling station near Youngstown, with Findlay and …Columbus Business First (blog)TruStar Energy breaks ground on Orlando CNG fueling stationOrlando Business JournalWFMJ -Fleet Ownerall 11 news articles »

Maine regulators again approve joint wind venture – Press Herald

Bangor Daily NewsMaine regulators again approve joint wind venturePress HeraldDuring deliberations Tuesday, PUC Chairman Thomas Welch said he did not see any reason why the joint venture between First Wind, Maine’s largest wind-power generator, and Emera Inc. of Nova Scotia, an energy distributor that owns two utilities in …After legal challenge, Maine utility regulators again OK $333 million …Bangor Daily NewsRegulators OK Emera Investment In First WindWABIall 12 news articles »

Proposed Athens biomass plant clears hurdle – WLBZ-TV

WLBZ-TVProposed Athens biomass plant clears hurdleWLBZ-TVA $30 million dollar biomass plant proposed for Athens is approved to get $12 million dollars in state tax credits, a step forward for a project that could mean saving or creating about 200 jobs …

Turkey’s wind energy sector booming – Daily Sabah

Turkey’s wind energy sector boomingDaily SabahIn Turkey, where the wind power capacity has reached 3424 MW, an average annual capacity increase of 500 MW has been seen in the last five years. In the first half of this year alone, an installed capacity of 466 MW has been added to the system for the …and more »

OGRA cancels licences of two CNG stations – Daily Times

OGRA cancels licences of two CNG stationsDaily TimesISLAMABAD: Holding responsible for Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) cylinder blasts at filling stations in Peshawar and Karachi, Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has cancelled their licenses and or…

From famine to abundance – Daily Astorian

From famine to abundanceDaily AstorianThe Dalles Dam is part of the Federal Columbia River Power System, a network of 31 hydropower dams owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Bureau of Reclamation. “Fifteen to 20 million salmon used to pass the Celilo area each year before …and more »

Offshore wind farms becoming seal hunting grounds, say scientists (+video) – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorOffshore wind farms becoming seal hunting grounds, say scientists (+video)Christian Science MonitorWind farms are banks of wind turbines that harness the wind’s energy to produce electricity. Those located offshore can take advantage of mighty coastal winds to generate substantial amounts of power in a renewable manner. For instance, Denmark …North Sea Seals Use Offshore Wind Turbines as Feeding StationsInternational Business Times UKWind turbines help seals power upDaily Digestall 58 news articles »

Grand opening held for new CNG fueling station – WKBN.com

Grand opening held for new CNG fueling stationWKBN.comWEATHERSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WKBN) – The grand opening of a natural gas fueling station was held Tuesday morning in Trumbull County. IGS CNG Services has been operating its eighth public compressed natural gas fueling station behind the Mr.New CNG fuel station opens in WeathersfieldYoungstown VindicatorIGS opens 2nd Ohio CNG fueling station near Youngstown, with Findlay and …Columbus Business First (blog)TruStar Energy breaks ground on Orlando CNG fueling stationOrlando Business JournalWFMJ -Fleet Ownerall 11 news articles »

Onshore Wind Power Is Now Cheapest Form Of New Electricity In Denmark – ThinkProgress

ThinkProgressOnshore Wind Power Is Now Cheapest Form Of New Electricity In DenmarkThinkProgressA new analysis from the government of Denmark found that wind power is by far the cheapest new form of electricity in the country. New onshore wind plants coming online in 2016 will provide energy for about half the price of coal and natural gas plants …Wind Energy Cheapest Form of Power, According to DenmarkEnergy DigitalDenmark declares wind ‘cheapest’ form of powerBusiness GreenOnshore wind least expensive form of powerThe Copenhagen PostTriple Pundit -Daily Press -SouthCoastToday.comall 11 news articles »

( BMSPF ) Biomass Secure Power Inc. Announces Notice of Intent Approved – Wall Street Journal

( BMSPF ) Biomass Secure Power Inc. Announces Notice of Intent ApprovedWall Street JournalABBOTSFORD, BC / ACCESSWIRE / July 22, 2014 / Biomass Secure Power Inc. (OTC:PINK: BMSPF) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that on July 21, 2014 the Board of Directors of the Natchitoches Parish Port Commission (“Port Commission”) has …Biomass Secure Power Inc. Announces Notice of Intent ApprovedSmallCap Networkall 3 news articles »

Wisconsin wind power not mandated – AberdeenNews.com

Wisconsin wind power not mandatedAberdeenNews.comPIERRE – The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission ruled unanimously today against a company that wants to make rural electric cooperatives buy its wind power. Prelude, based in Green Bay, Wisc., is attempting to use a 1978 law known as PURPA to …and more »

Seals may use wind farms as hunting grounds, scientists say – CBS News

CBS NewsSeals may use wind farms as hunting grounds, scientists sayCBS NewsWind farms are banks of wind turbines that harness the wind’s energy to produce electricity. Those located offshore can take advantage of mighty coastal winds to generate substantial amounts of power in a renewable manner. For instance, Denmark …Wind Farms Potentially Beneficial and Harmful to Offshore EcosystemsGuardian Liberty VoiceOffshore wind farms are helping seals find foodSalonNorth Sea Seals Use Offshore Wind Turbines as Feeding StationsInternational Business Times UKall 67 news articles »

From beetle kill to biomass – Valley Courier

From beetle kill to biomassValley CourierCorrectly harvested, the beetle kill timber that exists on public and private lands in the San Luis Valley could provide a gold mine for the biomass and other lumber industries while at the same time improving f…