Atlantic Power appoints interim president and CEO

Business & Corporate | Sep 22, 2014 -- MarketLine
Atlantic Power Corporation has appointed Ken Hartwick as interim president and CEO, following the mutual agreement for Barry Welch to step down as president, CEO and a director of the company.

Alstom wins contract from EVN for extension of Thac Mo plant in Vietnam

International | Sep 22, 2014 -- MarketLine
Alstom S.A., a provider of electricity generation and rail transport services, has won a contract worth around E13 million from Electricity of Vietnam, or EVN, for the extension project of the Thac Mo 75MW hydropower plant in Vietnam.

Duke Energy supplies additional details on solar projects as part of $500 million commitment

Solar | CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire
Duke Energy today announced a number of partner companies it will use to build three previously announced solar projects in North Carolina by the end of 2015.

DPL Inc. Announces Early Tender Results and Pricing of Its Previously Announced Tender Offer for up to $280 Million of Its 6.50% Senior Notes Due 2016

Business & Corporate | DAYTON, Ohio, Sep 22, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE
DPL Inc. ("DPL") announced today that as of 5:00 p.m. New York City time on September 19, 2014 (the "Early Tender Date") it had received tenders for an aggregate principal amount of approximately $363.8 million of its outstanding 6.50% Senior Notes due 2016 (the "Securities") in its previously announced tender offer for up to $280 million aggregate principal amount of the Securities (the "Maximum Tender Amount").

Nareva Selects GE Turbines for 100MW Wind Farm in Morocco

International | RABAT, Morocco, Sep 22, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE
Today, GE (NYSE:GE) announced it will supply 56 1.7-100 wind turbines for its first wind farm in North Africa developed by Energie Eolienne du Maroc (EEM), a leading developer of wind projects and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nareva Holding.

Yingli Solar to Supply Over 24 MW of PV Modules to Pavana Solar Power Plant

International | BAODING, China, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that it will supply over 24 megawatts (MW) of solar PV modules for the Pavana Solar Park, which is the largest solar power plant to break ground in Honduras.

Organizations hold launch party for solar-charging stations

Solar | University of Texas - Austin, Austin, TX September 22, 2014 -- The Daily Texan, provided by UWIRE, a division of Uloop via Comtex
Three organizations hosted a party Friday to promote their latest innovation: solar panel charging stations on campus.

Fifty foundations pledge to divest from fossil fuels

Fossil & Biomass | Sep 22 - Dana Hull San Jose Mercury News
Organizers of the growing movement to persuade investors to divest from fossil fuels will announce a major milestone Monday, when more than 50 foundations, institutions and wealthy individuals who control at least $50 billion in assets will pledge to begin pulling their investments from fossil fuels, particularly coal and oil.

Scottish energy industry survives major scare

International | Sep 22, 2014 -- MarketLine
The uncertainty and risk surrounding Scottish independence damaged renewable energy in the country, as projects faltered while funding was in doubt. The no vote should put the industry back on track.

Plant Vogtle workers compare reactor projects

Nuclear | Sep 22 - Meg Mirshak The Augusta Chronicle, Ga.
It's deja vu for a seasoned group of workers at Plant Vogtle. Some veterans of the nuclear industry were at the site south of Augusta to see the complex network of rebar and concrete rising out of the ground in the 1970s and '80s.

Glennmont Begins Operations of 38MW Biomass Plant

Fossil & Biomass | LONDON, Sep 22, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE
Glennmont Partners, the leading investment manager dedicated to clean energy in Europe, has commenced operation of the 38MW Sleaford straw-fired renewable energy plant.

Area environmentalists in thousands head to NYC for climate march

Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Mgmt | Sep 22 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Martha Woodall The Philadelphia Inquirer
Thousands of activists from the Philadelphia area joined throngs of demonstrators from across the nation in Manhattan on Sunday for the People's Climate March.

Decision appealed in nuclear power plant case

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Sep 22 - Deseret News (UT)
Environmental groups led by anti-nuclear activists HEAL Utah are challenging a judicial ruling that upheld Utah's decision to allow Green River water to be used in a proposed nuclear power plant.

Japan willing to join int'l pact on nuclear accident compensation

International | Sep 22 - Japan Economic Newswire
The Japanese government plans to submit a bill to the Diet by the end of the year to allow Japan to join an international pact on compensation in the event of a nuclear disaster, Japan's science minister Shunichi Yamaguchi told U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz on Sunday in Vienna.

Uranerz Energy Completes First Sale of Uranium

Nuclear | Sep 22 - ENP Newswire
Uranerz Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT and TSX: URZ; Frankfurt: U9E) is pleased to announce its first sale of uranium from the Nichols Ranch ISR Uranium Project located in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming, U.S.A.

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