The local solution: Centuries-old watermill supplies power to 50 houses in Miandam

International | Jun 30 - Express Tribune (Pakistan)
Working on a water shaft and wheel, Hazrat Hussain and Hazratullah are not in any hurry to complete the job before they lose power.

Belize Commits to a 100 per cent Clean Energy Future

International | San Ignacio, Belize Jun 30 - PR Web
The Lodge at Chaa Creek hailed Belize's recent commitment to become fully powered by renewable energy as further proof that the small Caribbean country is serious about its role as a model for environmental sustainability, according to the Belizean eco-resort's owners.

Suweco switches on 8.8-MW Romblon power plant

International | MANILA, Philippines - TABLAS Island Jun 30 - Philippine Star News
Romblon Filipino-owned renewable energy player Sunwest Electric and Water Co. (Suweco) has switched on its 8.8-megawatt diesel-fired power plant in Brgy. Batiano, Odiongan town of this province.

China on bold move to build low-carbon energy system

International | BEIJING, Jun 30, 2015 -- Xinhua
China is making concrete efforts to battle climate change by building a low-carbon energy system.

Waste to Energy Market - Escalating Energy Concerns to Push Global Market to Grow at 8.1% CAGR From 2013 to 2019: Transparency Market Research

Risk & Operations | ALBANY, New York, June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire
Waste to energy has emerged as a renewable source of energy, gaining the support and funding of numerous governments around the world.

Nuke plant to receive more oversight until emergency training issue resolved

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Jun 30 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Elizabeth Skrapits The Citizens' Voice, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is increasing oversight at the Talen Energy Corp. Susquehanna Nuclear LLC facility in Salem Township after plant employees didn't act in a timely manner in an emergency preparedness practice scenario.

NERC Urges Presidency to Intervene in NEMSA, EMS Crisis

International | Abuja, Jun 30, 2015 -- Vanguard/All Africa Global Media
The crisis rocking the power sector over the establishment of the Electricity Management Service Limited, EMS, and the Nigerian Electricity Management Services Authority, NEMSA, has taken a new dimension.

$9 million Down East solar project on hold as bill vetoed

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Jun 30 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Darren Fishell Bangor Daily News, Maine
A bill to study a new way to compensate electricity customers for the power they generate and return into the grid was vetoed by Gov. Paul LePage on Monday.

Extensive Solar Cost-Benefit Studies Now Highlighted on SEIA Website

Solar | Washington, D.C., Jun 29, 2015 --
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has created a new resources page on its website.

Wind power projects: Upfront tariff of Rs 10.6048/kWh announced

Wind | Jun 29 - Syrian Arab News Agency
National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Thursday announced new levelized upfront tariff of Rs 10.6048/kWh for wind power projects which envisages substantial decrease from the previous tariff of Rs 13.1998/kWh.

American Transmission names vice president of asset management

Business & Corporate | Jun 29, 2015 -- MarketLine
American Transmission Company LLC has named John McNamara as vice president of asset management, responsible for transmission asset performance, maintenance and design.

Con Edison appoints vice president of government relations

Business & Corporate | Jun 29, 2015 -- MarketLine
Consolidated Edison, Inc. has appointed Kyle Kimball as its vice president of government relations.

U.S. Investors Eye Renewable Energy Sector

Risk & Operations | Jun 29, 2015 -- The New Times/All Africa Global Media
American investors and development researchers have expressed interest in Rwanda's renewable energy sector, with plans already understand way to establish a solar power project under the 'Smart Village Micro-grid' model.

B&W Celebrates Grand Opening of Advanced Waste-to-Energy Plant in West Palm Beach

Fossil & Biomass | CHARLOTTE, N.C. Jun 29 - Business Wire
The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) (NYSE:BWC) is pleased to announce the grand opening of the Solid Waste Authority (SWA) of Palm Beach County’s advanced waste-to-energy facility, the Palm Beach Renewable Energy Facility 2 (PBREF2).

China National Nuclear Plans to Acquire Stake in Slovenske elektrarne from Enel Produzione

International | Jun 29 - Progressive Digital Media - Deals
China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), a developer of nuclear technology, intends to acquire stake in Slovenske elektrarne, a.s., power generation company, from Enel Produzione S.P.A., a power generation company.

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