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U.S. nuke plant operator entangled in new scandle

HOUSTON, Jul 21, 2014 -- Xinhua - The operator of an underground nuclear waste repository in New Mexico, where a major radiation leak happened, was found to be rewarded with a huge bonus for "excellent" performance just a few days after a fire, U.S. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

Power4Patriots Applauds D.C. Universities' Move to Go Solar

Jul 21, 2014 -- M2 PRESSWIRE - Two Washington, D.C., universities have decided to go solar for more than one-half of their power. more...
Filed under: Solar

Solar cooking conference extols virtues of cookers to developing world

Jul 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Edward Ortiz The Sacramento Bee - Hundreds of people Saturday cooked using only the power of the sun -- a practice little used in the United States, but considered a liberating tool for women in developing countries that also helps curb greenhouse gas emissions. more...
Filed under: Solar

NRG Energy Acquires Its First Public Solar Facility in the U.S. Virgin Islands

CARLSBAD, Calif., Jul 21, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), one of the largest solar companies in the U.S., today announced the acquisition of the 4 megawatt (MW ac) Spanish Town Estate Solar project on the island of St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) from Toshiba International Corporation (Toshiba). Once completed, the power will be sold to the U.S. Virgin Island Water and Power Authority (WAPA) under a 25-year power purchase agreement. The project also is expected to help the USVI achieve their renewable energy goals to reduce its fossil fuel based energy consumption by 60 percent over the next 10 years. more...
Filed under: Solar

Juhl Energy Team Selected to Lead Development of $5.5 Million Wind Energy Project at Tooele Army Depot near Salt Lake City, Utah

PIPESTONE, Minn., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire - Juhl Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: JUHL, the "Company"), a leading provider of Clean Energy Solutions and the Leader in Community Wind Power, is pleased to announce today that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District has awarded a $5.5 million contract to the team of Juhl Energy, Inc. (MN.), Aegis Renewable Energy (VT.), and Icenogle Construction Management Inc. (CA.) for the development, construction and installation of a 1.5 - 2 megawatt wind turbine at the Tooele Army Depot near Salt Lake City, Utah. more...
Filed under: Wind

AFC Energy enters into agreement with Daniel for fuel cell system

Jul 21, 2014 -- MarketLine - AFC Energy plc, a developer of alkaline fuel cell technology, has entered into a heads of agreement with Daniel Inc., a fuel cell focused power plant owner and development company, for an initial 1MW fuel cell system with a follow-on option for a further 3MW project making a total potential sales value of approximately $15 million. more...
Filed under: Energy Storage


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
By Ed Spears
On: July 17, 2014
In today's data center landscape, it has become increasingly important to maintain uptime for business continuity. To avoid costly downtime and sustain uptime in the more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
By A.K. Shyam
On: July 16, 2014
It is certain that fossil fuels are likely to be exhausted sooner or later. It is rather satisfying that ‘Fossil Fuels’ sustained the global energy more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management


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Factors Influencing Solar Lighting Design

By Annie K - Design is all about aesthetics and what the consumer will find attractive. It is about reaching a middle ground on more...
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The Green and the Black

By David Jones - "We can debate Ireland's potential until the cows come home but ultimately it can only be determined by putting holes more...

About Cisco 10GBases SFP+ Transceivers in Detail

By ada lily - What I will talk about is that the widely used Cisco compatible SFP+ transceiver modules from one of the original more...
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Basics of Landscape Lighting

By Annie K - Nature always exudes beauty and turns even a possible flaw in it into beauty. There are many instances when fusing more...

Learn Some about CWDM SFP Transceivers

By ada lily - As we know, CWDM SFP (CWDM) is on the SFP transceivers or socket switch or router port, it is a 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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13th Annual Outage Management for Power Plants Conference

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