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Montgomery County Clean Energy Buyers Group Increases Volume; Gains Rank Among National Clean Energy Purchasers

Oct 30 - Targeted News Service - Montgomery County issued the following news release: The U.S. More...

At Ivanpah Solar Power Plant, Energy Production Falling Well Short of Expectations

Oct 30 - Breaking Energy - Whether scorched birds are a major issue at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in California is a matter of dispute. More...

TerraForm Power Announces Acquisition of 77.6 MW of Distributed Solar Power Plants

Oct 30 - GlobeNewswire - TerraForm Power, Inc. (Nasdaq:TERP), a global owner and operator of renewable energy power plants, today announced that it will acquire 77.6 MW DC of distributed generation solar power plants from the Capital Dynamics U.S. Solar Energy Fund, L.P. (the "Fund"), a closed-end private equity fund focused on solar energy across the U.S. More...
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County to Celebrate New Solar Energy System at Fairgrounds

Oct 30 - Targeted News Service - Eagle County issued the following news release: Eagle County will celebrate completion of the largest photovoltaic solar energy system in the Eagle Valley at a "switch flipping" ceremony set for noon on Nov. More...

FLS Energy Begins Construction on 38 Megawatts of Utility Scale Solar in N.C.

Oct 30 - PR Web - FLS Energy has closed financing and begun construction on 21 megawatts of utility-scale solar farms across four locations in Guilford County, North Carolina. More...

Eaton wins contract from Sunora to provide equipment for solar project

Oct 30, 2014 -- MarketLine - Eaton Corporation plc, a power management company, has received contract from Sunora Energy Solutions to provide electrical distribution equipment for a 6.4MW DC solar installation at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino Convention Center in Las Vegas. More...

Articles 

By Sven Lindstrom
On: October 21, 2014
Seven billion people will live and work in urban areas by 2050 and the demand for energy for all these people will be huge. Local production of energy will be needed with building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) more...
By Julia Young
On: September 18, 2014
Before discussing the various socio-economic advantages of solar energy, it is imperative to understand the global economic structure. This will give a better understanding of the benefits. more...
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 cheaper than fossil fuels in many countries, driving new investment more...
By Matti Rautkivi
On: June 13, 2014
In April 2014 the U.S renewables industry made international headlines when the Energy Information Administration's (EIA) monthly figures revealed that the country's solar capacity had increased an unprecedented 418% from 2010 to 2014. Marking the more...
By Julia Young
On: May 13, 2014
Efficiency is a key criterion when it comes to making a decision regarding the purchase of any electrical equipment. While it is important that the electricity that we consume is efficiently used, it is also more...

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University of California expands solar portfolio

By Jehan Vithana - The University of California (UC) has signed two 25-year Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) with Frontier Renewables for 80-MW of solar more...
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Israel testing industry with lowest FIT rates possible

By John Ryan - Israel testing industry with lowest FIT rates possible At a hearing that took place in Is more...
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115 MW of utility-scale solar plants planned for western New South Wales

By John Ryan - 115 MW of utility-scale solar plants planned for western New South Wales RenewEconomyspan class="Apple-conver more...

World Becoming Solar Hearted

By Elnet TV - Utility companies have always viewed the creative nature of solar power as a threat rather than an asset to energy. more...

South Africa is on the right track to the development of renewable energy

By giulia menicucci - Good news in South Africa about renewable energy: the country which lead the promising development of alternative energies resource in more...


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