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Nepal’s largest hydro project in the offing – The Kathmandu Post

The Kathmandu PostNepal’s largest hydro project in the offingThe Kathmandu PostThe Mugu Karnali Hydroelectric Project located in northwestern Nepal has an installed capacity of 1,902 MW. The 1,200 MW Budhi Gandaki Hydropower Project in central Nepal is the largest identified scheme so far. Vidhyut Utpadan Company will undertake …

A Big Win for Wind Power in Virginia – WVTF

WVTFA Big Win for Wind Power in VirginiaWVTFWhen it comes to wind power, 12 states produce 80% of the energy, and Virginia is not among them. But that could be changing. At KidWind, a national competition of high school students determined to design ne…

Unilever installs biomass boiler at factory in South Africa – Biomass Magazine

Biomass MagazineUnilever installs biomass boiler at factory in South AfricaBiomass MagazineSouth Africa’s largest fast-moving consumer goods manufacturer, Unilever, unveiled a R50 million ($3.75 million) biomass boiler at its historic Maydon Wharf Factory in Durban. At an event marking World Environment Day, attended by Deputy Minister of …

Clean Energy Technologies partners with Biomass Power Ltd. to cross promote products – Construction & Demolition Recycling

Clean Energy Technologies partners with Biomass Power Ltd. to cross promote productsConstruction & Demolition RecyclingClean Energy Technologies Inc. (CETY), Costa Mesa, California, has announced it has entered into an agreement to cross promote its products with Biomass Power Ltd. (BPL), a designer, builder and operator of biomass waste-to-energy power stations in the …

Canadian investment firm buys solar installations in San Antonio, Austin – San Antonio Express-News

San Antonio Express-NewsCanadian investment firm buys solar installations in San Antonio, AustinSan Antonio Express-NewsThe moves by Fengate Real Asset Investments, which recently opened an office in Houston, came as the trade group Solar Energy Industries Association reported that Texas added 41 megwatts of solar capacity — enough to power more than 8,000 homes on …Texas Could See $100 Million In Solar InvestmentsTexas Public Radioall 5 news articles »

US Department of Energy announces funding for six marine energy projects – HydroWorld

HydroWorldUS Department of Energy announces funding for six marine energy projectsHydroWorldThe company previously demonstrated a RivGen device in Igiugig’s Kvichak River in 2015 — an effort that was recognized by the National Hydropower Association with an Outstanding Stewards of America’s Waters award. DOE said the funding continues work …

As biomass energy gains traction, southern US forests feel the burn – Mongabay.com

Mongabay.comAs biomass energy gains traction, southern US forests feel the burnMongabay.comIdeally, wood pellets burned for biomass energy would come from “waste wood” in the form of lumber residue and fallen limbs. Since such residue would release carbon into the atmosphere as it decayed anyway, the thinking goes that it might as well be …

China’s Surprising Move To Cut Solar Subsidies – OilPrice.com

China’s Surprising Move To Cut Solar SubsidiesOilPrice.comThe Chinese government indicated that the curtailment was aimed at “promoting the solar energy sector’s sustainable development, enhancing its development quality and speeding up reduction of subsidies.” Of course, China isn’t the first country to …

Trump’s Solar Tariff May Cost Up to 23000 US Jobs, But Boost Domestic Manufacturing – Fortune

FortuneTrump’s Solar Tariff May Cost Up to 23000 US Jobs, But Boost Domestic ManufacturingFortuneWhile the tariff may encourage investment in solar manufacturing stateside, it will cost up to 23,000 workers their jobs, Abigail Ross Hopper, president of the Solar Energy Industries Association, told the New York Times. “The tariffs have slowed down …Senators seek repeal of Trump solar power tariffsElectric Light & Powerall 4 news articles »

US Food Protects against Fuel Price Increases with Expanded CNG Fleet – Environmental Leader

Environmental LeaderUS Food Protects against Fuel Price Increases with Expanded CNG FleetEnvironmental LeaderUS Foods has expanded its fleet of compressed natural gas (CNG) trucks, adding 50 to its Houston warehouse and fueling them at Freedom CNG’s North Houston station. The Houston fleet will help protect the company from rising fuel costs. Freedom says its …US Foods Driving Cleaner Air in HoustonPR Newswire (press release)all 3 news articles »