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GE Study: Wind Power Can Improve Resiliency of Electrical Grids

Aug 28 - Targeted News Service - General Electric issued the following news release: Today, at the CIGRE Session 45 in Paris, GE's Energy Consulting business (NYSE: GE) presented the findings of its frequency response study on wind power and grid resiliency. more...
Filed under: Wind

Industry group say EPA plan would cut jobs, raise power prices,

Aug 28 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Chuck Stinnett The Gleaner, Henderson, Ky. - The Kentucky Association of Manufacturers and other business representatives on Wednesday said proposed revisions to federal air pollution regulations could cost Kentucky billions of dollars and put tens of thousands of jobs at risk. more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management

Pace of mine idlings slows, but Appalachian mines still impacted

Aug 28 - Fred Pace Coal Valley News, Madison, W.Va. - The number of coal mines idled in the first half of 2014 slowed compared to second half of 2013, due in part to cold winter weather in early 2014 providing support for a rise in prompt month prices for both Powder River Basin and Central Appalachia coal. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass

Another Revel issue: The fate of its $129 million utility plant

Aug 28 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Harold Brubaker The Philadelphia Inquirer - Among the thorny issues surrounding the shutdown of Revel at the end of Labor Day weekend is the fate of the $129 million utility plant that heats and cools the massive money-losing Atlantic City casino-hotel and is crucial to preserving the building itself. more...
Filed under: Distributed & Cogeneration

ClearEdge Power buyer will liquidate Hillsboro hub, exit Oregon

Aug 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Molly Young The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. - The apparent final act of ClearEdge Power in Oregon begins next Tuesday. more...
Filed under: Distributed & Cogeneration

SunEdison and TerraForm Power Announce Interconnection of Two New State Facilities to Continue Successful Partnership with California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

BELMONT, Calif., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire - SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services and its affiliate TerraForm Power, Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP), a global renewable energy company, today announced the completion and interconnection of a 2.6 megawatt (MW) DC system at the Coalinga State Hospital and a 1.6 MW DC system at the Pleasant Valley State Prison. more...
Filed under: Solar


By Harry Valentine
On: August 28, 2014
Several years ago, a summer drought caused water levels to drop to near critical levels in the James Bay hydroelectric power dams of Hydro Quebec, more...
Filed under: Hydro
By Wayne M. Kovach
On: August 22, 2014
Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, was banned in New York state in 2008 to study its effects on the environment. Since then, there have been numerous more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass
By Alastair Turner
On: August 21, 2014
Much has been made of the potential for carbon capture and storage (CCS) in Europe's evolving energy mix. However, its progress has stalled in recent more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
By Rick Barnett
On: August 20, 2014
On 6/25/13, the Obama administration released their "Climate Action Plan" (CAP). This re-confirmed the nation's 2020 goal from the 2009 Copenhagen Accord, to reduce carbon more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
By Wayne M. Kovach
On: August 15, 2014
Hydraulic fracturing (fracking) is a hot topic. There has never been a middle ground on the technology; people are either for it or against it. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass


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LED Turtle-friendly Light

By Annie K - Whenever lighting installations are being done everyone is usually just thinking about their needs and what their compound will look more...
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Silicon Carbide Market Worth $4.49 Billion By 2020 - Grand View Research

By Haakon Johnson - The global market for silicon carbide [External Link] is expected to reach USD 4.49 billion by 2020, according to a new more...
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Fuel Cell Market Analysis By Product (PEMFC, DMFC, PAFC, SOFC, MCFC) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

By Haakon Johnson - Global fuel cell capacity is expected to reach 664.5 MW by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 22.6% from 2014 more...
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Degasser Market Growth up to 2020,Research Reports: TransparencyMarketResearch

By Sandy Researcher - Transparency Market Research Reports incorporated a definite business overview and investigation inclines on “Degasser Market”. This report likewise incorporates more more...
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Fuel Oil Market - Global Industry Size, Share, Market Trends, Analysis, And Forecasts 2012 - 2018

By Sandy Researcher - Transparency Market Research Reports incorporated a definite business overview and investigation inclines on "Fuel Oil Market". This report likewise incorporates more...

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Valuing the Costs and Benefits of Solar

Tuesday Sep 9, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Distributed solar photovoltaic (PV) continues to grow in the United States. While solar PV is predominately installed in California, the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Colorado, Arizona and Hawaii, how to value its contribution and costs is being discussed in legislative and regulatory more...

Filed under: Solar

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