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Selection of offshore wind providers delayed 1 month – Berkshire Eagle

euronewsSelection of offshore wind providers delayed 1 monthBerkshire EagleThe state’s other clean energy procurement process, this one focused on Canadian hydropower, hit a snag when a New Hampshire regulatory board denied a certification needed for the controversial Northern Pass Hydro project, which would have brought …Selection of offshore wind providers delayed one monthSouthCoastToday.comall 56 news articles »

Power-sucking Bitcoin ‘mines’ spark backlash – Thegardenisland.com

Thegardenisland.comPower-sucking Bitcoin ‘mines’ spark backlashThegardenisland.comIn this March 24, 2018 photo, Ryan Brienza poses with the drives at his crypto-mine in Plattsburgh, N.Y. Cheap electricity and chilly air near New York’s northern border is attracting energy-hungry businesses that “mine” bitcoins and other digital …and more »

The environmental battle to save the Blue Heart of Europe – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukThe environmental battle to save the Blue Heart of EuropeTelegraph.co.uk“Tourism has a lot to offer an economy in terms of longevity, whereas the dams are disruptive to communities. The local economy tends to benefit very little from these kinds of projects.” Reassuringly, victory against hydroelectric schemes in the …

Hydropower Market – Competitive Landscape & Product Benchmarking 2017-2024 – The Camping Canuck (press release) (blog)

The Camping Canuck (press release) (blog)Hydropower Market – Competitive Landscape & Product Benchmarking 2017-2024The Camping Canuck (press release) (blog)Growing demand for electricity along with upsurge in investment towards sustainable energy will drive the global hydropower industry. Europe and North America have introduced plans to renovate, upgrade, and modernize the ageing stations with an aim to …Strategic Analysis of Small Hydropower MarketThe Columnistall 3 news articles »

Snohomish County PUD scraps Skykomish River hydroelectric dam – The Daily Herald

The Daily HeraldSnohomish County PUD scraps Skykomish River hydroelectric damThe Daily HeraldEVERETT — The Snohomish County PUD has abandoned efforts to harness power from Sunset Falls. The three-member PUD commission made that decision Tuesday. “Based on its long-term energy planning and needs, the PUD has determined a continued emphasis on …and more »

Bitcoin Farms Choose Quebec for its Clean Energy – newsBTC

Bitcoin Farms Choose Quebec for its Clean EnergynewsBTCMining companies are now promoting their operations to potential investors as environmentally friendly and moving from coal-based countries such as China to cleaner forms of energy, such as hydropo…

Bitcoin is eating Quebec – MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology ReviewBitcoin is eating QuebecMIT Technology ReviewIn 2016, Hydro-Québec announced a formal plan to woo data centers like those run by Microsoft and Amazon. Cryptocurrency miners also came calling, and began submitting proposals in September 2017. Interest from them soon became overwhelming, with more …

IIT-Roorke opens new R&D lab to help small hydro power projects – Millennium Post

Millennium PostIIT-Roorke opens new R&D lab to help small hydro power projectsMillennium PostRoorkee: In a major move aimed at giving a boost to growth of small hydropower industry to make compete in International market in hydroelectric power development, the the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IIT- Roorkee) has established an …Small Hydropower Market to Undertake Strapping Growth During 2015 – 2023The Financial Analystall 4 news articles »

Letter: New England needs solar and hydro – Concord Monitor

Concord MonitorLetter: New England needs solar and hydroConcord MonitorWeeks’s touting of Massachusetts’s “installed capacity” of 1,898 megawatts of solar as being larger than Northern Pass’s 1,090 megawatts of hydroelectricity is a case in point. He fails to tell readers there is a difference between the total capacity …