Sen. Murkowski Comments on EPA Delay of RFS Standard

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 24 - Congressional Documents & Publications
U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, today issued the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it would not finalize volume obligations for the federal Renewable Fuel …

Dominion Acquires Solar Facility In California

Business & Corporate | Nov 24 - PR Newswire
Dominion (NYSE: D) earlier this month acquired West Antelope Solar Park, a 20-megawatt solar energy facility, from Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ).

Comments Sought for EPA EIS for New Jersey, Oregon

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 24 - Targeted News Service
The EPA has received a final EIS (Doc. No. 20140330) for comments on the West Eugene Wetlands Resource Management Plan, in Oregon. Contact Panchita Paulete at 541/683-6976 by Dec. 22.

Westmoreland Announces Intention to Raise $400 Million of Senior Secured Notes due 2021

Business & Corporate | Nov 24 - Business Wire
Westmoreland Coal Company (NasdaqGM:WLB, “Westmoreland”) announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market conditions, approximately $400 million in principal amount of Senior Secured Notes expected to mature in 2021 (the “Notes”).

Yingli Green Energy to Power Europe's Largest Solar Plant

International | Nov 24 - PR Newswire
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), the largest vertically integrated solar panel manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar", today announced that it has signed a landmark agreement to supply 120 MW of YGE 72 Cell solar panels for a 300 MW project in France.

SunEdison And Renova Energia Create A Joint Venture To Develop 1 Gigawatt Of Utility Scale Solar In Brazil

International | Nov 24 - PR Newswire
SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, and Renova Energia S.A. (BZ: RNEW11), the largest renewable energy company in Brazil, today announced that they have created an exclusive joint venture to develop, own, and operate 1 gigawatt of utility scale solar energy.

Westinghouse Inks Multi-Party Agreement to Develop Nuclear Power in Turkey

International | Nov 24 - Business Wire
Westinghouse Electric Company, China’s State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and Electricity Generation Company (EÜA), the largest electric power company in Turkey, today announced an agreement to enter into exclusive negotiation to develop and construct a four-unit nuclear power plant site in the Republic of Turkey based on AP1000® reactor technology.

Nuclear power plant to restart

International | Nov 24 - Evening Gazette (UK)
The Teesside nuclear power station which had been closed due to safety concerns has been given the all-clear to reopen. Hartlepool Power Station was one of four nuclear reactors shut down by plant owner EDF Energy because of safety concerns.

Ascent Solar’s EnerPlex™ Products Now Distributed by Navarre, Further Expanding Retail Channel in the North America Market

Solar | Nov 24 - Business Wire
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTI), a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the company's EnerPlex™ series of consumer products, announced today the company's new distribution partnership with Navarre, a business unit of WYNIT Distribution.

Longyuan Power Puts Ontario Wind Power Project in Service

International | Nov 24 - Sinocast Energy Beat (China)
China Longyuan Power Group Corporation announces in Ontario that Dufferin wind power project has come into production in Canada, which is the first overseas wind power project a Chinese power company invests.

China to Build PV Power Station for Iran

International | Nov 24 - Sinocast Energy Beat (China)
Iranian media reports that Iran and China are in a new round of talks over construction of a 300MW solar power station, which will help reduce air pollution in Teran.

PPL to Pay Quarterly Stock Dividend Jan. 2, 2015

Business & Corporate | Nov 24 - Global Data Point
PPL Corporation, with 2013 revenues of $12 billion, is one of the largest companies in the U.S. utility sector.

Vitter: EPA Delay on RFS Mandate Shows Recognition of Flawed Program

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 24 - Congressional Documents & Publications
U.S. Sen. David Vitter (R-La.), top Republican on the Environment and Public Works Committee, made the following statement regarding the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) decision to postpone setting the final 2014 volume mandates for renewable fuel standard (RFS) until next year.

NJ Board of Public Utilities Acts to Protect Integrity of Basic Generation Service Auction

Business & Corporate | Nov 24 - Global Data Point
The BGS auctions determine, in part, the cost of electricity for most New Jersey residents and many businesses for the twelve-month period starting June 1, 2015.

UK supplier awarded one of offshore wind industry's largest ever geotechnical campaign contracts by DONG Energy

International | Nov 24 - Global Data Point
It covers geotechnical investigation work in preparation for Hornsea Project One, scheduled to go into operation by 2020 when it will become the world's first gigawatt scale far from shore wind farm.

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