Drawing on its traditional farming expertise and natural resources, San Joaquin Valley is fast becoming known for its renewable energy leadership and cutting-edge innovations at the nexus of water and agriculture--earning the nickname Blue Tech Valley.
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The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) has confirmed Thailand will have to build more coal-fired power plants to meet its energy needs since future supplies of natural gas are uncertain and renewable energy is expensive.
8minutenergy Renewables, LLC and Gestamp Solar today announced the signing of a 25-year contract to sell 30 megawatts-ac (40MW-dc) of clean, renewable solar energy from its Midway III Solar Farm project in Imperial County, Calif., to the Imperial Irrigation District (IID), which serves Imperial County.
The Cook Islands' dependence on fossil fuels will be reduced under a project to build solar-powered plants on six of its islands, funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the European Union (EU), and the Government of Cook Islands.
TransAlta Corporation, an electricity power generator, has entered into an agreement with Alstom, a supplier of power generation equipment, to provide maintenance for TransAlta's Alberta coal facilities.
The Energy and Mineral Resources Regulatory Commission (EMRC) on Sunday gave the go ahead for a 10-megawatt solar-run power plant. Construction of the plant is expected to start soon after the EMRC issued a 20-year licence to the Shamsuna Power Company to implement the project, EMRC Chief Commissioner Farouq Hiari, said in a statement sent to The Jordan Times on Sunday.
What does New York City care about an aging upstate power plant in a county just a fraction of the city's size some 300 miles away on the shore of Lake Ontario? The answer lies in a little-noticed, highly technical document filed in August with the state Public Service Commission.
The decisions that investors make today in the energy sector will make or break the sustainability of global energy systems for years to come, according to a new report from the World Energy Council .<
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co., a division of MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU) announced today that it has signed an agreement to purchase a North Dakota wind farm to be developed by ALLETE Clean Energy, a subsidiary of ALLETE, Inc. (NYSE:ALE).