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Wisconsin utility companies take aim against solar power

Jul 28 - Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, WI) - Two Wisconsin utility companies -- once among the early leaders in promoting solar power -- now say the solar industry has grown so much it is hurting their business and their customers. more...
Filed under: Solar

Manure-burning power plant in limbo

Jul 28 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Timothy B. Wheeler The Baltimore Sun - The project seemed simple enough -- build a waste-to-energy plant on the Eastern Shore fueled by poultry manure, keeping it from flushing into and polluting the bay, while creating green jobs and boosting Maryland's fledgling renewable energy industry more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass

SunPower Closes Agreement for Up to $44.5 Million in Non-Recourse Debt to Finance Residential Solar Lease Program

ANNAPOLIS, Md. and SAN JOSE, Calif., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire - Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. more...
Filed under: Solar

FuelCell Energy Identifies New Haven, Connecticut as Second Location in the Previously Announced 5.6 Megawatt Sale to United Illuminating

DANBURY, Jul 28, 2014 -- GLOBE NEWSWIRE - FuelCell Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:FCEL), a global leader in the design, manufacture, operation and service of ultra-clean, efficient and reliable fuel cell power plants, identified New Haven, Connecticut as the second installation site for the previously announced 5.6 megawatt (MW) in projects purchased by The United Illuminating Company (UI), a subsidiary of UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL). more...
Filed under: Distributed & Cogeneration

New IHS CERA Study Underscores Need to Preserve Existing Nuclear Energy Plants

WASHINGTON, Jul 28, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - A report issued last week by IHS CERA demonstrates that existing nuclear energy plants, which provide one-fifth of the country's electricity and are part of our diverse energy mix, help lower the cost of generating electricity for consumers by more than $93 billion a year. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

AEP Energy Installing Solar Array At Ohio State

COLUMBUS, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire - AEP Energy today began installation of a 101-kilowatt (kW) solar array on the roof of The Ohio State University's Student Life Recreation and Physical Activities Center (RPAC). more...
Filed under: Solar


By Pete Stupple
On: July 24, 2014
Moving the electricity sector into a low-carbon future presents many challenges. As supply becomes increasingly intermittent, so the need for fast-responding, flexible demand and generation more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
By Richard McCormack
On: July 23, 2014
The effects of human-induced climate change are being felt in every corner of the United States, with water growing scarcer in dry regions, torrential rains more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
By Camilo Patrignani
On: July 22, 2014
It's very clear Latin America has one of the world's brightest solar power market outlooks. High power prices and volatile fuel supplies have made solar more...
Filed under: Solar
By Brad Smalldridge
On: July 21, 2014
It's a continuing priority for nuclear plant managers to make outages as efficient and cost-effective as possible. According to the NRC, over the past 15 more...
Filed under: Nuclear
By Kirk Edelman
On: July 18, 2014
When we talk about solutions for our nation’s energy needs, the conversation is often framed as an either/or choice between generation from renewable sources and more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass


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The Government And Green Energy: What They Are Doing To Promote It

By Peter Smith - Green energy is gaining more popularity in this recession. Green energy is cheaper, allowing people to spend a lot less more...
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Under Starter's Orders

By David Jones - This is a red letter day for the European energy sector. A day when bids are open for fracking licences more...
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World Hydropower Market Will Grow at a Steady Rate Till 2020 New Research Report Says

By Haakon Johnson - The global installed capacity for hydropower is expected to reach 1,524 GW by 2020, according to a new study by more...
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The Reason of the material beginning of the Universe

By Alexander Khripkov - 1. If to proceed from conditions of an order of numerical symbols, each symbol corresponds to the general structure containing more...
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Global Shale Gas Market- Industry Analysis, Trends and Forecast to 2020 by Grand View Research, Inc

By Mark gvr - The global market for shale gas is expected to reach USD 67.02 billion by 2020, according to a new study more...

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2014 Energy Market Perspective Webinar

Thursday Jul 31, 2014 - 2:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Please join Black & Veatch as we review our Mid-Year 2014 Energy Market Outlook and Industry Trends in a free, one-hour webinar. This webinar will discuss our insights into the near and long-term energy market, providing an outlook for the more...

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