Gas- Powered cars: CNG Vs LPG – ET Auto

Gas- Powered cars: CNG Vs LPGET AutoIn Germany, CNG powertrains in passenger cars pay off as soon as annual mileage exceeds 7,000 kilometers. Compared with a conventional gasoline engine, a gas-powered vehicle generating the same power will emit 25 per…

National Trust lights up historic mansion with hydropower – The Guardian

The GuardianNational Trust lights up historic mansion with hydropowerThe GuardianCragside was built by the 19th-century inventor and innovator, Lord Armstrong, who used the lakes on his land to generate hydroelectricity. It is now in the care of the National Trust, the charity responsible for conserving historic houses and …Clearly the work of a bright spark: Victorian house that was first in world to …Daily MailHydropower returns to Cragside home of Victorian innovatorLink2PortalHydropower returns to National Trust property which pioneered turbine technologyedie.netBlue & Green Tomorrow -Yorkshire Postall 14 news articles »

Allianz picks Vestas for 53MW Swedish project – Windpower Monthly (subscription)

Allianz picks Vestas for 53MW Swedish projectWindpower Monthly (subscription)The deal includes an operations and maintenance contract that will see Vestas service the turbines for a period of 15 years. The V126, was unveiled in September 2012 and is the low-wind version of Vestas’ V112-3MW platform. The Danish manufacturer has …and more »

How a New Jersey Company Brought Wind Power to Operations in Nebraska – Triple Pundit

Triple PunditHow a New Jersey Company Brought Wind Power to Operations in NebraskaTriple PunditThrough an unprecedented agreement with NPPD focused on purchasing the green-attributes of renewable wind energy, BD ensured that the renewable energy it purchased was “additional” (i.e. newly created for this specific purpose), reached an important …

Fabric-Maker Kurabo to Build 6.2-Megawatt Biomass Plant in Japan – Bloomberg

Fabric-Maker Kurabo to Build 6.2-Megawatt Biomass Plant in JapanBloombergKurabo Industries Ltd. (3106), a Japanese fabric maker, will invest 3 billion yen ($29 million) to build a biomass power plant in western Japan. The 6.2-megawatt plant, which will use wood chips as fuel, will be set up at Kurabo’s factory site in …and more »

Construction begins on Wayne Auto Spa wind turbine – NorthJersey.com

Construction begins on Wayne Auto Spa wind turbineNorthJersey.comAnd now, the spa will be enhanced with a windmill-type turbine. The turbine could supply about one-third of the spa’s energy needs, specifically the car wash. It will provide energy that is free, clean and renewable. The wind energy will also provide …

In hydropower’s defence – The Phnom Penh Post

The Phnom Penh PostIn hydropower’s defenceThe Phnom Penh PostThe discussion about hydroelectric power plants in Cambodia has two particularities. Both are negative. One is “China bashing” and the other is a relatively disproportionate focus on environmental impacts. China bashing: This is the result of most …

How solar energy storage could make Tesla much more than an automaker – Quartz

QuartzHow solar energy storage could make Tesla much more than an automakerQuartzHow lucrative could the solar energy storage business be for Tesla? Almost as lucrative as selling cars. That’s according to Morgan Stanley, which this week placed a figure—$2 billion—on how much it thinks Tesla could make in annual revenue from …and more »

UCF Knights looks to harness more solar energy – Central Florida Future

UCF Knights looks to harness more solar energyCentral Florida FutureThe need for more solar-energy resources at UCF is heating up — at least that’s what a few UCF Knights are saying. Professors, students and faculty alike continue to advocate for UCF to utilize more solar-energy resources in order to achieve a …

Broken Portsmouth Wind Turbine Gets State Help – ecoRI news

Broken Portsmouth Wind Turbine Gets State HelpecoRI newsPROVIDENCE — Portsmouth High School’s busted wind turbine, which Gov. Lincoln Chafee recently called “a symbol of embarrassment,” is getting some assistance from the state. In June, the Portsmouth Town Council approved a funding plan to …and more »

How To Power California With Wind, Wave, & Solar Energy – CleanTechnica

How To Power California With Wind, Wave, & Solar EnergyCleanTechnicaWith a population of over 38 million and rising, California has often been deemed of sufficient size to almost be considered a nation-state of its own. The Golden State’s GDP is on par with many countries, and the state has also been a global leader in …and more »

Champion Brands and Trillium CNG break ground on new fueling station – Business Journal

NGT NewsChampion Brands and Trillium CNG break ground on new fueling stationBusiness JournalJacksonville is one step closer to having its first public access CNG station, with the groundbreaking ceremony held today by Champion Brands and Trillium CNG. The groundbreaking launched the start of the installation project by Trillium, which plans …Love’s adding CNG fueling at Webbers Falls, ArdmoreTulsa WorldTrillium CNG Opens Latest Compressed Natural Gas Fueling StationTruckinginfoTexas City Gets First Public-Access CNG StationNGT Newsall 10 news articles »

Texas City Gets First Public-Access CNG Station – NGT News

NGT NewsTexas City Gets First Public-Access CNG StationNGT NewsLocated at 2438 S. Pullman Rd., the station was designed to accommodate Class 8 heavy-duty trucks, in addition to light-duty natural gas vehicles. The facility is the second of seven public…

The Ethanol Report – Domestic Fuel

PennEnergy (press release)The Ethanol ReportDomestic FuelThe new concept for wind power generation was developed by SheerWind and uses multiple turbines in a row or series to produce greater electrical power output. In essence, the INVELOX system is a large funnel that captures, concentrates and accelerates …SheerWind announces world’s first multi-turbine wind tower (Video)PennEnergy (press release)all 4 news articles »

How to fit a wind farm into your portfolio – Montana Standard

How to fit a wind farm into your portfolioMontana StandardNEW YORK (AP) — You can now fit a wind or solar farm into your portfolio, even if your portfolio isn’t exactly vast. Energy companies are wrapping renewable energy projects and other power-related assets that generate steady cash into new companies …and more »

Geothermal generating little heat in energy sector – Business in Vancouver

Geothermal generating little heat in energy sectorBusiness in VancouverUnlike wind or solar, which are intermittent, geothermal power plants provide electricity around the clock, and the energy source is free: the heat from the Earth. It’s mature technology that has been used in Italy for more than a century. Geothermal …Geothermal exploration beginsTerrace Standardall 2 news articles »

Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) Announces its GEA Honors 2014 Winners – Energy Digital

Energy DigitalGeothermal Energy Association (GEA) Announces its GEA Honors 2014 WinnersEnergy Digital“Geothermal power is a clean, affordable renewable energy resource, but for the industry to achieve its potential, state and federal policies must line up with industry needs,” GEA Executive Director Karl Gawell said. “By stimulating dialogue on …GEA Announces 2014 GEA Honors WinnersDomestic FuelGeothermal Energy Association Names Winners for GEA Honors 2014SYS-CON Media (press release)all 9 news articles »

Zilkha Biomass Energy Creates 52 Jobs in Monticello – KARK

KARKZilkha Biomass Energy Creates 52 Jobs in MonticelloKARKMONTICELLO, AR (News release) -Zilkha Biomass Energy, a producer of biomass solutions to electric utility customers, today announced it is building a facility in Monticello, Arkansas, to manufacture their Zilkha Black® Pellet, the first commercially …

New York Offers $250 Million For Large-Scale Clean Energy Projects – North American Windpower

North American WindpowerNew York Offers $250 Million For Large-Scale Clean Energy ProjectsNorth American Windpower”With access to some of the brightest minds in the country, as well as an abundance of renewal natural resources, New York has been a leader in renewable energy development and is committed to building a diversified, modern power grid,” says Cuomo.and more »

New York Offers $250 Million For New Large-Scale Clean Energy Projects – North American Windpower

North American WindpowerNew York Offers $250 Million For New Large-Scale Clean Energy ProjectsNorth American Windpower”With access to some of the brightest minds in the country, as well as an abundance of renewal natural resources, New York has been a leader in renewable energy development and is committed to building a diversified, modern power grid,” says Cuomo.New York rolls out $250m RFPreNewsall 9 news articles »

How to Fit a Wind Farm Into Your Portfolio – ABC News

How to Fit a Wind Farm Into Your PortfolioABC NewsYou can now fit a wind or solar farm into your portfolio, even if your portfolio isn’t exactly vast. Energy companies are wrapping renewable energy projects and other power-related assets that generate steady cash into new companies they hope attract …and more »

Biomass Magazine Launches New Biogas Producer Map Highlighting On-Farm … – Power Engineering International

Biomass Magazine Launches New Biogas Producer Map Highlighting On-Farm …Power Engineering InternationalGRAND FORKS, ND–(Marketwired – Jul 30, 2014) – Biomass Magazine announced this week the completion of Biomass Magazine’s 2015 U.S. Biogas Producer Map and list. This is the only online map produced that plots the location and status of all U.S. …Biomass Magazine launches biogas mapBiomass MagazineUS Biogas Producer Map UnveiledDomestic Fuelall 9 news articles »