Clean Energy Potential Gets Short Shrift in Policymaking, Group Says

Business & Corporate | Jun 27 -
The Energy Information Administration has consistently and significantly underestimated the potential of renewable energy sources

Deal for $450m wind farm as RET passage sparks rush for contracts

International | Jun 27 -
The Australian wind energy industry has moved quickly to take advantage of renewed investment certainty.

Arise to sell 12-MW Swedish wind park to KumBro

Business & Corporate | Jun 27 - Pan African News Agency
Swedish wind power company Arise AB (STO:ARISE) said on Friday it will build the 12-MW Ryssbol wind park at home and then sell it to KumBro Vind AB under a newly-signed deal.

The Fastest-Growing Energy Sector of 2015 and Beyond

Risk & Operations | Jun 27 - Syrian Arab News Agency
I’ve been talking about renewable energy at conferences for the last eight years.

Electricity board approves Reliance, Tata tariff hikes in Mumbai

International | Jun 28 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Sayli Udas Mankikar Hindustan Times, New Delhi
If you are customer of Reliance Energy (RInfra), Tata Power or state-run Mahavitaran in Mumbai, get ready for a shock when you get your next electricity bill.

Draft of Great Northern power line environmental review released

Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Mgmt | Jun 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Peter Passi Duluth News Tribune
The public is invited to review a draft Environmental Impact Statement that has been released for the Great Northern Transmission Line, a 220-mile-long, 500-kilovolt line Minnesota Power proposes to build and use to import electricity from Manitoba Hydro.

National Grid Responds To Supreme Court Ruling On Same-Sex Marriage

Business & Corporate | June 26, 2015 -- 3BL Media
National Grid issued a statement today in acknowledgment of the Supreme Court ruling that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage.

Dominion Transmission, Inc.; Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed St. Charles Transportation and Keys Energy Projects

Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Mgmt | Jun 26 - Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Documents & Publications
The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) has prepared an environmental assessment (EA) for the St. Charles Transportation and Keys Energy Projects (Projects), proposed by Dominion Transmission, Inc. (Dominion)

Renewable Energy for JSE

International | Jun 26 - AllAfrica
Renergen Limited, a company in the fast-developing alternative energy industry listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange's AltX board is the first Special Purpose Acquisition Vehicle (SPAC) from South Africa to list on the exchange.

Kudankulam nuclear power plant unit 1 shut down for annual maintenance [Chennai]

International | CHENNAI: Jun 26 - Times of India
Unit 1 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project with a capacity of 1000MW was shut down on Wednesday for annual maintenance.

22% of electricity from renewables

International | Jun 26 - Islamic Globe, The (UAE)
A record 22.3% of electricity was generated by renewables such as wind, biomass and solar in the first three months of this year, figures show.

New executive: Voith Hydro poised for growth despite energy regulations

Hydro | YORK COUNTY Jun 26 - Central Penn Business Journal (PA)
Bob Gallo had worked for the Voith company for 15 years - including leadership roles at the Voith Corporate Service Center in North America and Voith Paper North America - when he took the reins of Voith Hydro Inc. last fall.

$500K grant approved for large solar array

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Jun 26 - Syrian Arab News Agency
Gov. Maggie Hassan and the Executive Council approved the dispersal of a half-million dollar grant on Wednesday to allow an energy company to build one of the state's largest solar panel arrays on land owned by Durham.

Fortum's role in Hanhikivi project still uncertain

International | Jun 26 -
Fortum's future participation in the Hanhikivi nuclear power plant project remains unclear

At REFF-Wall Street Industry Leaders Highlight the Maturation of Renewable Energy Capital Markets as Traditional Energy Sectors Transform

Risk & Operations | NEW YORK, NY, Jun 26, 2015 -- Marketwired
At the Renewable Energy Finance Forum, hosted by the American Council On Renewable Energy and Euromoney Seminars; financial, policy and industry leaders gathered to explore heightened demand for clean energy financing.

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