Fort Drum’s biomass plant a rare military green energy project that can work without grid, report says – WatertownDailyTimes.com

Fort Drum’s biomass plant a rare military green energy project that can work without grid, report saysWatertownDailyTimes.comFORT DRUM — A new report said that the biomass power plant at Fort Drum is in rare company for being able to operate even if access to the commercial grid was disrupted. The 65-page U.S. Government Accountability Office report said that the ReEnergy …

Self-guided Solar Energy Tour is set | News | apg-wi.com – Ashland Daily Press

Ashland Daily PressSelf-guided Solar Energy Tour is set | News | apg-wi.comAshland Daily PressChequamegon Bay Renewable Energy Resources, the area’s local online energy resource at cheqbayrenewables.org, is inviting everyone to check out an …Energy news driven by solar with a smattering of big wind – Crain’s …Crain’s Detroit Business (blog)all 5 news articles »

Duke Energy Powers K–12 Schools with Solar Energy Grants – T.H.E. Journal

T.H.E. JournalDuke Energy Powers K–12 Schools with Solar Energy GrantsT.H.E. JournalA few K–12 schools in North Carolina will soon be implementing solar power systems and energy education programs, thanks to new grants from Duke Energy. The for-profit energy company is investing $300,000 in solar photovoltaic (PV) systems for up to 10 …Duke Energy solar rebate program exceeding expectations in South CarolinaElectric Light & PowerKW38 | Duke Energy solar PV rebate program exceeding …solarserver.comDuke Energy and NC GreenPower invest $300000 in programsIndependent TribuneClean Energy News (blog) -Daily Energy Insiderall 13 news articles »

FEA Closing In On Renewable Energy Solar, Biomass Projects – Fiji Sun Online

FEA Closing In On Renewable Energy Solar, Biomass ProjectsFiji Sun OnlineFiji Electricity Authority (FEA) has been in discussions with prospective Independent Power Producers (IPPs) to enter Fiji’s renewable energy sector. FEA chief executive, Hasmukh Patel, has identified that opportunities exist in solar, biomass and …

Massachusetts to revamp solar energy incentive program – MassLive.com

MassLive.comMassachusetts to revamp solar energy incentive programMassLive.comThe Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources on Friday rolled out a proposal for a major restructuring of the incentives paid to the state’s solar industry. Currently the state gives two types of incentives to solar projects, and both are volatile …Warburg unpacks American solar energy potentialThe Brown Daily HeraldAlabama’s Public Service Commission should embrace solar energyThe University of Alabama Crimson WhiteMassive solar power plant to produce energy by DecemberBradenton HeraldCleanTechnica -Miami Heraldall 82 news articles »

PacifiCorp, KRRC submit FERC filings for Klamath hydropower project removal – HydroWorld

HydroWorldPacifiCorp, KRRC submit FERC filings for Klamath hydropower project removalHydroWorld”Filing these applications is an initial milestone outlined in the 2016 Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement,” a joint release said. “A diverse set of stakeholders have agreed to a shared vision of the future of the Klamath basin. To date, the …and more »

World’s First Advanced Offshore Wind Power Radar System Now Operational – CleanTechnica

CleanTechnicaWorld’s First Advanced Offshore Wind Power Radar System Now OperationalCleanTechnicaThe advanced radar system, named BEACon (beamed radar for energy assessment and site conditions), provides three-dimensional data of the way in which the wind flows around the 210 MW Westermost Rough Offshore Wind Farm, measuring the wind …Wind farm repair hub planned for UKPower Engineering Internationalall 35 news articles »

Wind power is about to get a whole lot cheaper – Ensia

EnsiaWind power is about to get a whole lot cheaperEnsiaSeptember 23, 2016 — Wind energy is soaring around the world, thanks to technology advances and energy policies that have reduced its cost. And things are only going to get better — with prices dropping substantially by mid-century, according to a …

Q&A: ‘Hydropower’ visual artist examines the cultural and social constructs of landscape – Frederick News Post (subscription)

Frederick News Post (subscription)Q&A: ‘Hydropower’ visual artist examines the cultural and social constructs of landscapeFrederick News Post (subscription)These paintings are informed by the altered landscape, architectural design, and social history of hydroelectric dams. While the depicted landscapes are abstracted, I feel it is important to announce that these are paintings of actual locations and …

Key contract for St Andrews University biomass venture – The Courier

The CourierKey contract for St Andrews University biomass ventureThe CourierSt Andrews University’s ambitious project to become the UK’s first carbon neutral campus has progressed with the award of a key contract for its biomass plant. Scot Heat & Power of Broxburn has secured a significant competitive tender to supply biomass …

Pattern Energy to Acquire Interest in Armow Wind Power Facility – PR Newswire (press release)

Windpower EngineeringPattern Energy to Acquire Interest in Armow Wind Power FacilityPR Newswire (press release)22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Pattern Energy Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGI) (TSX: PEG) (“Pattern Energy”) today announced its commitment to acquire a 90 MW interest in the operating 180 MW Armow Wind power facility in Ontario, Canada from Pattern Energy …Pattern Energy (PEGI) to Acquire Stake in Armow Wind FarmZacks.comPattern Energy to buy stake in Armow Wind power facilitySeeking Alphaall 18 news articles »

Gurgaon gets new CNG station | Gurgaon NYOOOZ – NYOOOZ

Gurgaon gets new CNG station | Gurgaon NYOOOZNYOOOZGURGAON: The Millenium City got another CNG pump station to cater to the rising demand of the commuters. The new station has been set up in sector 14, on Maharana Pratap Chowk to Mahavir Chowk.The new …

Xcel plans big expansion in wind power, adding enough capacity for 750000 homes – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneXcel plans big expansion in wind power, adding enough capacity for 750000 homesMinneapolis Star TribuneAlready a national leader in wind energy, Xcel Energy said Thursday it will increase its wind generation capacity in the Upper Midwest by 60 percent, enough electricity to power about 750,000 homes. Minneapolis-based Xcel plans to add eight to 10 wind …Xcel Energy seeks to add 1500 MW of wind powerUtility DiveWhy Republicans support wind energyDesMoinesRegister.comXcel Energy seeks proposals to increase wind power by more than 60%Windpower Engineering (press release)North American Windpower -Electric Light & Power -Transmission and Distribution Worldall 62 news articles »

India to be the Fifth Country to Generate Power From Tidal Waves – Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalIndia to be the Fifth Country to Generate Power From Tidal WavesSputnik International“To capture sufficient power from the tidal energy potential, the height of high tide must be at least five meters (16 feet) greater than low tide. There are only approximately 20 locations on earth with tides this high and India is one of them,” reads …

Biomass experts tout local benefits – Juneau Empire (subscription)

Biomass experts tout local benefitsJuneau Empire (subscription)PETERSBURG — Southeast Alaska biomass experts believe that the low price of oil shouldn’t put wood heat projects on the chopping block. When the price of diesel remained higher than $4 a gallon, wood-fired boilers were sold as a relatively cheap …and more »

Solar Energy Advocates Ask Feds To Reverse Price Suspension – MTPR

MTPRSolar Energy Advocates Ask Feds To Reverse Price SuspensionMTPRThis week, Montana’s Environmental Information Center and solar energy advocates asked federal authorities to reverse a state regulator’s decision earlier this year that advocates say is killing clean energy jobs. In June, Montana’s Public Service …