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Report finds Pennsylvania is a rising leader in clean energy

Dec 17 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (PA) - -Pennsylvania added nearly 1.4 gigawatts of clean energy capacity and attracted $3.5 billion in private investment between 2009 and 2013, helping to make the Keystone state a "rising leader" in renewable energy investment, according to a report from the Pew Charitable Trusts. More...

Southern Company subsidiary to expand solar development in Georgia

Dec 17 - PR Newswire - Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced plans to develop a 131-megawatt (MW) photovoltaic (PV) solar project in Georgia, which will be capable of generating enough electricity to help meet the energy needs of more than 21,000 homes. More...

Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. Moves Tower Projects Forward in Mexico and Arizona

(The Associated Press) - Dec 17 - Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. (OTCQB: SWET) (the "Company"), the inventor of large Solar Wind Downdraft Tower structures capable of producing abundant, inexpensive electricity, today announced an update on its Tower Projects in San Luis, Arizona and in San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico including the extension of Agreements for both Tower sites. More...
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S.C. deal could clear way for solar development

Dec 17 - Forexpros - South Carolina solar-energy advocates and electric utilities each get some things they want in a proposed compromise on net metering that, at first glance, appears to simply freeze the status quo for six to 10 years. More...

Federal Realty completes solar project at Huntington Square Shopping Center

Dec 16, 2014 -- MarketLine - Federal Realty Investment Trust has announced the completion and electrification of its solar project at Huntington Square Shopping Center, located in East Northport, New York. More...

PetersenDean/Solar4America Call for Immediate Resignation of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) CEO and Board of Directors

FREMONT, Calif., Dec 16, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - The following is a statement and open letter from Petersen-Dean to the Solar Energy Industries Association. 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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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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Turkey: construction to begin on first licensed PV projects

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