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AltaRock Energy and ON Energy Form Geothermal Partnership to Advance Clean Power

SEATTLE, Dec 16, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - AltaRock Energy and ON Energy announced today a partnership to further the commercialization of enhanced geothermal energy as a new source of electric power. More...

Geothermal Energy in 2014: Emerging Economies Power Up

WASHINGTON, Dec 16, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - Geothermal power in 2014 witnessed continued growth, more countries developing projects, and an increase in on-line capacity of between 4% and 5% for the third year in a row. More...

ScottMadden Issues New Energy Industry Update

ScottMadden, Inc. - ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America's leading energy consulting firms, recently released The Energy Industry Update. more...
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Hat Trick for SeaGen Tidal Current Turbine

Siemens Energy, Inc. - The tidal current turbine installation SeaGen in Northern Ireland's Strangford Lough has achieved three power generation milestones. more...

Energy Central Powers On GenerationHub.com

Energy Central - GenerationHub.com, Energy Central's new online intelligence service for the electric power generation industry, is now live. more...

New Siemens SST-400 GEO steam turbine for geothermal power plants

Siemens Energy, Inc. - Siemens Energy presented its new steam turbine for geothermal power plants at the GEA Geothermal Energy Expo in San Diego. more...

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By Davis Swan
On: July 18, 2013
In an earlier blog posting I discussed ways that residential and commercial electricity consumers can reduce their draw on the utility grid either by generating some of their own electricity or by using geothermal heat more...
By Harry Valentine
On: September 8, 2011
The economies of many nations depend on marine traffic along such navigable rivers as the Mississippi in the USA, the Danube in Europe, the Yangtze of China, the Panama Canal and the St Lawrence River more...
By Harry Valentine
On: October 19, 2010
Changing weather patterns have reduced rainfall over the watershed area of the Colorado River and raised the specter of drastic reductions in power output from the Hoover Dam. more...
By Harry Valentine
On: August 26, 2010
A lack of precipitation during late 2009 and 2010 resulted in lower than usual water levels in the Great Lakes and along the St Lawrence River, where new islands appeared. Ships had to sail at more...
By Marcus Reyes
On: July 14, 2010
The month of June marks World Environment Day and World Ocean Day, two environmentally conscious days whose main purpose is to spread awareness of environmental issues taking place in today's world. However, a black cloud more...

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Powering Africa: Summit

Wednesday Jan 28, 2015 - Friday Jan 30, 2015 - Washington D.C. USA

From 28-30th January 2015, EnergyNet invites African Ministries and utility companies to Washington to attend the Powering Africa: Summit (PA:S), where they will showcase major investment opportunities, meet the CEOs of some of America’s leading corporations and do deals with more...

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Geothermal energy – A renewable energy source of future

By Kamlesh Jolapara -   Geothermal Energy is the energy stored in the form of heat beneath the surface of the solid earth which more...
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Present and future energy sources

By Kamlesh Jolapara - As we know that due to increase of population [External Link] the world, the fossil fuel usage is increasing day by more...
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Thanking Our Veterans With Sustainable Jobs

By Wayne M. Kovach - Giving back to those who gave so much is the least our country can do for its veterans. Coming home more...
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Hawaiian Wave Power Project Making A Splash!

By Jessica Kennedy - The United States Department of Energy (DOE) announced in May 2014 that it will allocate $10 million in wave power more...

Global Tidal Energy Market to Grow at a CAGR of 24% by 2018

By Ron Ethell - Tidal energy is a form of hydropower generation, which converts the energy from tides into electricity. A typical tidal power more...


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