Walmart Builds on Leadership of Commercial Solar Deployment and Expands On-Site Solar Energy Projects

Solar | BENTONVILLE, Ark. -Business Wire - Nov 20
Walmart today announced the company will install up to 400 new solar projects at facilities across the nation over the next four years.

Southwestern College Dedicates 3.2-Megawatt SunPower Solar System

Solar | CHULA VISTA, Calif., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  
In a ceremonial flipping of the energy switch yesterday, Southwestern College and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) dedicated the installation of a 3.2-megawatt solar power system on the college's Chula Vista campus.

Solar Generation In The U.K. Soon To Be Cheaper Than Gas

International | Nov 20 - Yellowbrix
Solar power in the U.K. will be cheaper than natural gas by 2018, according to new industry analysis from the Solar Trade Association (STA).

Lodi City Council votes to increase electric utility rates

Business & Corporate | Nov 20 - Lodi News-Sentinel (CA)
The Lodi City Council voted 3-2 on Wednesday night to approve a 5-percent increase to Lodi Electric Utility rates that will take effect Jan. 1, 2015.

Vestas to supply wind turbines for Croatian wind power plant

International | Nov 20 - Pan African News Agency
Vestas has been awarded a contract to provide 14 units of the V112-3.0 MW wind turbines for the Ogorje wind power plant in Croatia.

Fitch Rates OGE's Senior Notes 'A-'; Outlook Stable

Business & Corporate | NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 20, 2014-
Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A-' rating to OGE Energy Corp.'s (OGE) proposed $100 million issue of floating rate senior notes due 2017. The Rating Outlook is Stable.

2014/2015 Winter Outlook: Sufficient Power Supplies Expected, but Natural Gas Pipeline Constraints an Ongoing Concern

Demand Response | HOLYOKE, Mass. (Business Wire) - Nov 20
The New England region should have sufficient resources in place this winter to meet consumer demand for electricity, according to ISO New England Inc., the operator of the region’s bulk power system and wholesale electricity markets.

Dairyland Power Cooperative Names Barbara Nick President and CEO

Business & Corporate | LA CROSSE, Wisc., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 
Dairyland Power Cooperative's Board of Directors has named Barbara "Barb" Nick as the organization's next President and CEO.

Nuclear AMRC & US firm sign agreement to develop next generation small modular reactors

Nuclear | Nov 20 - M2 PressWIRE
Homeowners could benefit from a cheaper energy alternative thanks to a partnership between The University of Sheffield's Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre and nuclear technology experts from the US.

Fears for Hinkley Point C

International | Nov 20 - Guardian (UK)
The future of the Hinkley Point C nuclear plant in Somerset was under a cloud last night amid a financial crisis at Areva, a shareholder in the project and the designer of the proposed reactors.

Data Center Interest in Renewable Energy on the Rise

Wind | Nov 20 - PR Newswire
Renewable energy is among the top emerging technologies being considered by data center owners to help address power and cooling costs, according to a Mortenson survey of corporate data center executives, data center developers and operators, and information technology providers at the 2014 Data Center World conference.

MIT Startup Closes New Financing Round to Revolutionize Building Energy Efficiency Data Center Interest in Renewable Energy on the Rise

Energy Efficiency | BOSTON, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 
Essess, Inc. ( has developed the leading mobile thermal imaging technology and data analytics pipeline to identify and quantify energy losses across millions of buildings.

With Sherman Power Project Siemens' Second Flex-Plant in Texas dedicated

Annoucement | November 20, 2014 (News Release)
Panda Power Funds and Siemens dedicated the Panda Sherman Power Project in Sherman, Texas - just a few weeks after the dedication of Panda Temple I.

The Future Looks Bright for Nigeria: New Generation Power to Light Up 1 Million Homes

International | Business Wire - Nov 20
New Generation Power, a global leader in the renewable energy industry, together with Motir Seaspire, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Federal Government of Nigeria to deliver 1200 megawatts (MW) of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects within Nigeria.

$2.46 Million Sustainability Retrofit Begins at LINC Housing's Low-Income Apartment Community in Lancaster

Energy Efficiency | LANCASTER, CA, Nov 20, 2014 -- Marketwired
Work has started on the first near-zero net energy affordable multifamily retrofit in California.



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