Things to know about Canadian hydropower in US Northeast – Miami Herald

Boston HeraldThings to know about Canadian hydropower in US NortheastMiami HeraldPower produced by hydroelectric generators in Canada have played a part in the U.S. Northeast’s electricity landscape for four decades, and experts say its role will only increase. Some points about current production and proposals to bring more …Things to know about Canadian hydroelectric power’s role in US Northeast’s …Fox BusinessCanadian rivers: Solution to Northeast’s high energy prices?The Daily Nonpareilall 14 news articles »

Things to Know About Canadian Hydropower in US Northeast – ABC News

Things to Know About Canadian Hydropower in US NortheastABC NewsPower produced by hydroelectric generators in Canada have played a part in the U.S. Northeast’s electricity landscape for four decades, and experts say its role will only increase. Some points about current production and proposals to bring more …and more »

Death to a deadbeat dam – Alaska Dispatch News

Alaska Dispatch NewsDeath to a deadbeat damAlaska Dispatch NewsHowever, when the newer hydroelectric facility was transferred to a consortium of electric utilities in 1997, it triggered a 1991 agreement between the state of Alaska, municipal and privat…

SunEdison and NASCAR Launch Hi-Tech Solar Partnership – Gas 2.0

Gas 2.0SunEdison and NASCAR Launch Hi-Tech Solar PartnershipGas 2.0In the latest move, NASCAR has just announced its first official Solar Energy Partner. That would be the world’s largest solar energy developer, SunEdison, which is now tasked with engaging fans, racing teams, suppliers, and track owners in solar energy.SunEdison is solar energy partner of NASCAR GreenGreentech Leadall 2 news articles »

Hydro-Powered Irrigation: Colorado Makes Water Work – EarthTechling

EarthTechlingHydro-Powered Irrigation: Colorado Makes Water WorkEarthTechlingThe Colorado Pressurized Irrigation Small Hydropower Partnership Project, working through the Colorado Department of Agriculture and the Colorado Energy Office, is helping the state’s agricultural producers transition from the water-costly flood …

Flow of Cheap Hydroelectricity Slows in Parched West – NBCNews.com

Flow of Cheap Hydroelectricity Slows in Parched WestNBCNews.comHistorically low flows on the McKenzie River that snakes west of Oregon’s snow-starved Cascades, for example, forced the closure of a hydroelectric generation turbine at the Trail Bridge dam in early July. Two more hydropower facilities downstream of …

Iran thirst for energy after nuke deal draws wind power industry – Gulf Times

Gulf TimesIran thirst for energy after nuke deal draws wind power industryGulf TimesIran’s wind energy potential is estimated at more than 30,000 megawatts, Mohammad Saeid Hojjati, economic counsellor at the Iranian Embassy in Berlin, said by e-mail. There is “huge potential” for electricity generation from different renewable sources …and more »

YOURS: Wind energy’s enormous potential – Rapid City Journal

Rapid City JournalYOURS: Wind energy’s enormous potentialRapid City JournalWind has practical benefits for the state. In 2014, estimates show wind paid out $2.4 million in lease payments to landowners. The Argus Leader reports that “each megawatt of installed wind power led to an additional $11,000 in personal income and .5 …

Wind power tariff fixed at Rs. 4.83 per unit – The Hindu

Hindu Business LineWind power tariff fixed at Rs. 4.83 per unitThe HinduThe Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) has notified the tariff for new wind power projects entering into power purchase agreements (PPA) with the State …

Solar Energy Generation Tops Five Megawatts – Snohomish Times

Snohomish TimesSolar Energy Generation Tops Five MegawattsSnohomish TimesSolar energy is shining bright among Snohomish County Public Utility District customers. Nearly 800 customers now have solar electric (photovoltaic or “PV”) systems on their roofs for a total generating capacity of 5 megawatts. In the past year, solar …and more »

‘Ban on CNG- and LPG-run school vans soon’ – The News International

The Express Tribune’Ban on CNG- and LPG-run school vans soon’The News InternationalIn that meeting, a summary was moved to the competent authority for imposing a complete ban on using CNG in public transport vehicles over safety risks. However, in the first phase, the provincial transport and mass transit department had banned using …Safety measures: Traffic police to clamp down on school vans flouting rulesThe Express Tribuneall 3 news articles »

Georgetown site will host GVSU-Consumers solar energy project – MLive.com

MLive.comGeorgetown site will host GVSU-Consumers solar energy projectMLive.comA 14-acre site in Georgetown Township has been selected for a joint project by Grand Valley State University and Consumers Energy to produce solar energy. The proposed site is near the corner of 48th Avenue between Pierce and Luce streets, at the edge …Germany Just Got 78 Percent Of Its Electricity From Renewable SourcesThinkProgressHillary’s Solar PV Plan Aids Chinese ManufacturingCanada Free Pressall 45 news articles »

Butterfly Flaps Its Wings, Sparks Solar Energy Breakthrough – CleanTechnica

CleanTechnicaButterfly Flaps Its Wings, Sparks Solar Energy BreakthroughCleanTechnicaFrom the wonderful world of biomimicry comes a solar energy breakthrough based on the posture at rest of a small butterfly called the Cabbage White. Who knew that voguing is still a thing? Apparently, this stylin’ butterfly forms a uniquely angled “V …New technique could make solar energy cheaperNYC TodayButterfly-inspired technique could make solar energy cheaperTimes of IndiaButterfly pose helps solar panels boost efficiencyUPI.comall 28 news articles »

Butterfly Flaps Its Wings, Sparks Solar Energy Breakthrough – CleanTechnica

CleanTechnicaButterfly Flaps Its Wings, Sparks Solar Energy BreakthroughCleanTechnicaFrom the wonderful world of biomimicry comes a solar energy breakthrough based on the posture at rest of a small butterfly called the Cabbage White. Who knew that voguing is still a thing? Apparently, this stylin’ butterfly forms a uniquely angled “V …New technique could make solar energy cheaperNYC TodayButterfly-inspired technique could make solar energy cheaperTimes of Indiaall 25 news articles »

Zoned Out: Removing Barriers to Wind Energy in Iowa – KMAland

KMAlandZoned Out: Removing Barriers to Wind Energy in IowaKMAland(KMAland) — Iowa is already among the nation’s leaders in wind energy, but a new report points to changes that the state could make to turn what can still sometimes be a stormy process for new operations into much more of a breeze. The study is from …

New technique could make solar energy cheaper – NYC Today

CleanTechnicaNew technique could make solar energy cheaperNYC TodayAs per the study, in addition to increased efficiency of solar energy production, the costs associated with the production could also be reduced. According to study lead author Tapas Mallick, professor at University of Exeter in Britain, “Biomimicry in …Butterfly Flaps Its Wings, Sparks Solar Energy BreakthroughCleanTechnicaButterfly-inspired technique could make solar energy cheaperTimes of Indiaall 25 news articles »

Winds Of Change? Rhode Island Hopes For First Offshore Wind Farm – NPR

NPRWinds Of Change? Rhode Island Hopes For First Offshore Wind FarmNPRAboard a ferry off the coast of Rhode Island, state and federal officials take a close look at a steel structure poking out of the ocean. It’s the first foundation affixed to the seafloor for a five-turbine wind farm off the state’s coast. It’s a …Work starts on first offshore wind farm platforms in U.S. watersChicago Daily HeraldBarge accident dents wind farm foundation off Rhode IslandWPROall 78 news articles »

Mindanao braces for longer brownouts – InterAksyon

InterAksyonMindanao braces for longer brownoutsInterAksyonVincent Baguio, speaking for the Cotabato Electric Cooperative, said the preventive maintenance on government-owned hydro power plants in Bukidnon and Lanao del Sur and the shutting down of the …