Canadian Solar Supplies Modules to Major Project in Nicaragua

International | Oct 30 - PR Newswire
Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it completed the supply of 3.1 MW of CS6X-300P modules to a solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Tipitapa, Nicaragua.

EPW Republicans Reports Scrutinize EPA Tactics, Environmental Collusion

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Oct 30 - Targeted News Service
The ranking Republican member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee issued the following news release:

U.S. Sen. David Vitter (R-La.), top Republican on the Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee , today released brief summaries of five EPW Republicans staff reports that take a hard look at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and matters of critical energy, environment and public policy concern.

US to Allow S. Korea to Reprocess Spent Nuclear Fuel for Research Purposes

International | Oct 30 - Qatar News Agency
South Korea and the United States are said to be making final preparations to sign a revised atomic energy agreement within the year.

Equal Earth Expands Footprint, Grows Portfolio of Renewable Energy Assets

Business & Corporate | Oct 30 - PR Web
Equal Earth, just two months since the company reported $90 million in new funding to finance solar projects, has been expanding and continues to grow its portfolio of renewable energy assets.

Power Settlements Celebrates One Year Anniversary of the City of Pasadena's ETRM and ISO Bid-to-Bill Deployment

Risk & Operations | Oct 30 - PR Web
Power Settlements commends the City of Pasadena's adoption of the SettleCore™ ETRM energy trading and risk management system one year ago.

Launch of renewable energy initiative in Southland

International | Oct 30 - M2 PressWIRE
Energy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges has today welcomed the launch of New Zealand's first region-wide wood energy heat hub that will help fuel the Southland economy.

FERC Issues Order Authorizing the Disposition of Facilities Re Nevada Power Company and Nevada Sun-Peak Limited Partnership Under EC14-83

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Oct 30 - Targeted News Service
The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the text of the following delegated order.

Protesters skewer Duke Energy over rates, billing, politics, policies

Business & Corporate | Oct 30 - Tampa Tribune (FL)
Dozens of people gathered in downtown Williams Park for a "pitchfork" protest Wednesday aimed at utility giant Duke Energy, whose headquarters is across the street.

Delay expected in removing melted nuclear fuel at Fukushima plant

International | Oct 30 - Japan Economic Newswire
The government and Tokyo Electric Power Co. plan to postpone starting the removal of melted nuclear fuel from the No. 1 reactor at the disaster-struck Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant by five years from the initially planned fiscal 2020 amid delays in decommissioning work, sources close to the matter said Thursday.

Exelon behind pro-nuclear website in Illinois

Nuclear | Oct 30 - Chicago Tribune (IL)
Exelon Corp. has stepped up lobbying in its effort to have state legislators reward the company's six nuclear plants in Illinois for producing electric power without emitting greenhouse gases.

China to Invest $1 Billion in Russian Solar Energy

International | Oct 30 - Moscow Times (Russia)
Chinese power giant Amur Sirius plans to invest up to 45 billion rubles ($1 billion) in Russian solar energy starting next year, business daily Vedomosti reported Wednesday.

Commission rejects $438 million plan to build solar plant in Moapa Valley

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Oct 30 - Las Vegas Sun (NV)
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is unhappy that state regulators rejected a plan by Nevada Power to build a $438 million solar energy plant on the Moapa Valley Paiute Reservation about 50 miles from Las Vegas.

New Study Confirms: Scott Brown's Energy Agenda Would Increase Prices for New Hampshire Consumers

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Oct 30 - Targeted News Service
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., the Democratic nominee seeking re-election for the U.S. Senate, issued the following campaign news: In case you missed it, the Energy Information Administration today reported that a central tenet of Scott Brown's energy agenda, boosting natural gas exports, would in fact raise prices by "as much as 11 percent" here in the U.S.

Westinghouse to Supply Advanced Safety System to Ukraine Nuclear Power Plants

International | Oct 30 - PR Web
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has been awarded a contract by the National Nuclear Energy Generating Company of Ukraine (NNEGC Energoatom) to provide a passive hydrogen control system for VVER Units 1 and 2 at the Zaporizhia Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine.

120mw Solar Plant On Cards

International | Oct 30 - AllAfrica
Local solar power producer Solar Shack plans to construct a solar power plant with capacity to produce 120 megawatts at Chaka Hills Farm in Marondera.


MidAmerican Energy signs long-term service contract with Siemens for Iowa wind projects

ORLANDO, Fla. & DES MOINES, Iowa - Oct 30, 2014 (News Release)

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