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Calpine to Receive California Energy Commission Grant to Study Flexibility Enhancements at The Geysers

SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 30, 2014 - Calpine Corporation (NYSE: CPN), on behalf of its subsidiary Geysers Power Company LLC (The Geysers), announced today that it has been selected by the California Energy Commission (CEC) to receive a $3 million grant for “Advancing Utility-Scale Clean Energy.” More...

Deepwater Wind, Stony Brook University and AWS Truepower Launch Research Initiative Focused on Offshore Wind Energy

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Sep 24, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - Deepwater Wind announced a collaborative study of Long Island's offshore wind resources with Stony Brook University (SBU), New York's top-ranked public university, and AWS Truepower (AWS), an Albany, N.Y.-based renewable energy consultant. 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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Global Geothermal Power Generation Market Worth US$8.9 billion in 2019

By David Walkar - Transparency Market Research, in its latest research report states, the global geothermal power generation market will grow significantly, as it more...

Tiding the Tidal energy

By Kamlesh Jolapara - Use of any given energy source in human society encounters limits to expansion. At the beginning of the 21st century some more...

Offshore Support Vessel Market worth $ 91,228.8 Million By 2018 - Global Trends & Forecasts

By sachin salunkhe - The report "Offshore Support Vessel Market By Type (Anchor Handling, Towing & Supply Vessel, Platform Supply Vessels, Multi-Purpose Service Vessel, more...
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Research Report on Under Ground Mining Market - 2013 - 2019

By Sandip Ghate - Transparency Market Research Reports incorporated a definite business overview and investigation inclines on "Under Ground Mining Market". This report likewise more...
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Briquetting Plant-Way To Convert Waste Into Fuel

By shreya vaidya - It is looking veered that how to make fuel from waste. So let’s understand in detail. Now day’s pollution and more...


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