Panasonic-Backed Tokai University Team Wins Carrera Solar Atacama 2014 in Chile

International | POZO ALMONTE, Chile - Nov 19
Nov 19, 2014--Panasonic Corporation today announced a team from Tokai University in Japan won the Carrera Solar Atacama 2014, South America's biggest solar car race, with a solar car that was powered by Panasonic's HIT(R)* solar modules and high-capacity lithium-ion batteries.

Schneider Electric consortium wins contract to construct solar farm in France

International | Nov 19, 2014 -- MarketLine
Schneider Electric SE, an energy management company, has announced that a consortium comprising of Eiffage, the consortium leader, acting through its Clemessy subsidiary, Schneider Electric and Krinner has won a contract for the construction of a solar farm and an extra-high voltage substation in Cestas, France.

Ecoplexus, Inc. Completes Community Solar Projects in Colorado, Providing Clean, Renewable Energy to Over Ten Municipal Organizations and State Agencies

Solar | Nov 19
Ecoplexus, Inc. announced today that it has completed the construction of three solar projects providing affordable clean energy totaling 4.5 megawatts.

PA Consulting Group Recognizes North American Utilities For Excellence In Reliability At The 2014 ReliabilityOneT Awards

Last night PA Consulting Group (PA) announced the recipients of its annual 2014 ReliabilityOneT Awards that recognize North American utilities in a number of critical industry categories including: reliability, storm response, technology and innovation, and customer engagement.

Ford and SunPower Welcome Sierra Club as Newest Partner of National Drive Green for Life Program

Electric Vehicles | PR Newswire - Nov 19
The Sierra Club is joining Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) and SunPower's (NASDAQ: SPWR) Drive Green for Life program to help more Americans move toward emissions-free driving.

CG Announces New Smart Grid Facility in France

International | PARIS - Nov 19
Avantha Group Company CG will be opening a new facility in Grenoble to produce, test and calibrate over 2 million ZIV smart meters per year. CG has chosen Grenoble to open this new facility, so as to cover the demand for Linky meters in France, and thereby provide local support to ERDF.

O&R files electric and gas base rate increase requests with NYSPSC

Business & Corporate | Nov 19, 2014 -- MarketLine
Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc., or O&R, has filed electric and natural gas base rate increase requests with the New York State Public Service Commission, or NYSPSC.

Yingli Spain supplies 5MW of panels for solar power plant in Bolvia

International | Nov 19, 2014 -- MarketLine
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Spain, S.L.U, or Yingli Spain, has supplied over 5MW of solar panels for a solar power plant in Bolvia.

TVO renews nuclear fuel supply contracts with Areva and WSE

International | Nov 19, 2014 -- MarketLine
Teollisuuden Voima Oyj, or TVO, an electricity generating company, has renewed nuclear fuel supply contracts with Areva, a nuclear and renewable energy company, and Westinghouse Electric Sweden AB, or WSE.

SolarWorld and Enphase Energy Enter Global Strategic Partnership

Solar | HILLSBORO, Ore. & PETALUMA, Calif. - Nov 19
SolarWorld and Enphase Energy (NASDAQ: ENPH) announced today that they have signed a global strategic partnership agreement.

KGAL wins contract for Malaysian small hydro project studies

International | Nov 19 - Forexpros
British engineering consulting group Kenneth Grubb Associates Ltd. (KGAL) was awarded a contract worth more US$28.15 million to manage the feasibility and development of multiple small hydroelectric plants in Malaysia's Sabah state.

Florida Power & Light Named Recipient of 2014 ReliabilityOne™ Awards for Outstanding Technology and Innovation in the U.S. and Outstanding Reliability Performance in the Southeast U.S.

Business & Corporate | Nov 19 - PR Newswire
Last night, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) was recognized by PA Consulting Group, Inc. as the recipient of two 2014 ReliabilityOne™ Awards: Outstanding Technology and Innovation in the U.S. and Outstanding Reliability Performance in the southeast region of the U.S.

China to lead nuclear energy growth, says economist

International | Nov 18 - Anadolu Agency (Turkey)
China will lead future growth in the nuclear energy sector followed by India and the U.S., the chief economist at International Energy Agency has said.

GE signs clean energy agreements in China

International | Nov 19 - China Daily: Hong Kong Edition
General Electric Co Ltd signed agreements with two Chinese companies on Tuesday in natural gas and coal sectors, part of an effort to help China develop clean energy.

Eos Energy Storage Sells Battery System to GDF SUEZ for Testing at R&D Headquarters

Energy Storage | Nov 19 - Business Wire
Eos Energy Storage today announced that European energy giant GDF SUEZ (EPA: GSZ) has purchased Eos’s safe, low-cost zinc hybrid cathode (Znyth™) battery system.

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