Blue Earth, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBLU), a renewable/alternative energy and energy efficiency services company, announced today that it has closed on its agreement to acquire an equity stake in PowerGenix for $10 million payable through a combination of cash ($2 million) and Blue Earth restricted common shares (3,729,604) valued at $2.145 per share.
Axion Power International, Inc. (Nasdaq: AXPW, AXPWW), a developer of advanced lead-carbon PbC® batteries, energy storage systems and frequency regulation systems, today announced it has been designated as the supplier of energy storage and frequency regulation for a solar farm that, when finished, will be the largest in Pennsylvania.
Rainer Baake, State Secretary at Germany's Ministry of Economic Affairs, said that the government will decide a program on December 3, 2014 that would have measures to improve energy efficiency and possibly reduce coal energy generation.
Located on a disused airfield at Kencot Hill, close to the historic village of Burford in David Cameron's parliamentary constituency of West Oxfordshire, the new power plant is already producing enough electricity to supply 10,000 homes in the local area.
Jessup may soon be home to one of the state's largest natural gas power plants. Chicago-based Invenergy LLC plans to place its Lackawanna Energy Center on 80 acres bounded by Valley View Drive and Sunnyside Road, according to a permit application the company filed with the state Department of Environmental Protection.
Plans to build a natural gas-fired power plant in Middletown have so far faced no public opposition and developers say they're on schedule to start construction of the more than $500 million project next year pending regulatory approvals.
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. 3.
The West Virginia Public Service Commission issued the following news release: The Public Service Commission has scheduled ten public comment hearings in the pending Appalachian Power Company and Wheeling Power Company, together American Electric Power (AEP) Rate Case.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing a $38 million grant and allocating another $12 million grant from the ADB-administered Strategic Climate Fund to help the Maldives tap its ample renewable power sources and reduce its reliance on costly, polluting diesel oil-fuelled electricity.
SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that it has won 5 solar photovoltaic (PV) projects totaling 150 megawatts (MW) from Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) as announced by the Government of Karnataka.
The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order: In the Matter ofApplication by Virginia Electric and Power Company, d/b/a Dominion North Carolina Power, for Approval of Demand-Side Management and Energy Efficiency Cost Recovery Rider Pursuant to G.S. 62-133.9 and Commission Rule R8-69.