MGE Energy Issues October 2014 'Inside View'

Business & Corporate | MADISON, Wis., Oct 16, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE
MGE Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq: MGEE) today published its investor newsletter "Inside View" with the following topics.

Solar farm coming to Glynn County

Solar | Oct 16 - Brunswick News (GA)
At least one solar farm is coming to Glynn County, it was announced Wednesday during a meeting of the Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce.

SunPower to supply 41MW of solar panels to La Compagnie du Vent in France

International | Oct 16, 2014 -- MarketLine
SunPower Corp., a manufacturer of solar panels, has announced that it is supplying 41MW of its solar panels to La Compagnie du Vent, a subsidiary of GDF Suez, for the construction of four solar power plants in France.

Alstom signs service frame agreement with Vattenfall for Moorburg power plant

International | Oct 16, 2014 -- MarketLine
Alstom SA, a provider of electricity generation and rail transport services, has signed a service frame agreement with Vattenfall AB, a power company, for Moorburg power plant.

SEPD to replace underground cable in West London

International | Oct 16, 2014 -- MarketLine
Southern Electric Power Distribution, or SEPD, has started a project to replace 15km of underground cable between its substations in Ealing and Osterley in West London.

NC Solar Farm Partnerships Often Yield Investors Double Digit Returns

Solar | ASHEVILLE, N.C., Oct 16, 2014 -- GLOBE NEWSWIRE
It's no secret that North Carolina is the hot bed for solar farm development and deals in that state are usually sought after hard by large investors of all types seeking to invest hundreds of millions in renewable energy.

Public hearings set for Livingston County wind farm

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Oct 16 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Kevin Barlow The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Ill.
Livingston County residents will get their say regarding a proposed wind farm next month at a meeting of the county's Zoning Board of Appeals.

Equal Earth to Acquire 20 MW Wind Farm in West Texas

Business & Corporate | San Diego, CA, Oct 16, 2014 --
Equal Earth, a diversified clean energy company, today announced its plans to acquire a 20 MW wind farm located in Lubbock, Texas, a region in West Texas that is particularly well-suited for wind power.

Duke Energy helps customers take a bite out of 'energy vampires' with tips, new 'Energy Slayer' calculator

Energy Efficiency | CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire
Energy vampires are lurking in millions of homes across the country, sucking energy and money from consumers.

New power plant commissioned in Georgia

International | Oct 16 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Trend News Agency, Baku, Azerbaijan
Kazbegi hydro power plant was put into operation in the north of Georgia on Oct.16.

DCU and Sungage Financial Announce $100 Million Residential Solar Loan Program

Solar | BOSTON & MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct 16, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE
Digital Federal Credit Union, better known as DCU, a federally-chartered credit union based in Massachusetts, and Sungage Financial, a platform that provides homeowners with access to low-cost solar financing, today announced a $100 million residential solar loan program.

Turks and Caicos Joins the Caribbean's Renewable Energy Race

International | New York, New York, Oct 16, 2014 --
Turks & Caicos deepened its commitment to advancing renewable energy by joining the Carbon War Room's Ten Island Challenge today. The Premier of Turks and Caicos, The Honorable Doctor Rufus Ewing, and Carbon War Room's Operations Director, Justin Locke, signed a Memorandum of Understanding, committing to work together to reduce the island's dependence on fossil fuels through increased renewable energy production and improved energy efficiency.

Turkish Geothermal Power Plants Use Industrial Internet to Help Analyze Data and Save Water with GE Automated Solution

International | TREVOSE, Pa., Oct 16, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE
Three geothermal power plants in Turkey, owned by Kipas Holding, have significantly reduced water usage, lowered CO2 emissions, decreased corrosion and are using the Industrial Internet to analyze data with help from GE's (NYSE:GE) water treatment technology.

Yahoo Signs Long Term Power Purchase Agreement with OwnEnergy

Wind | NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire
OwnEnergy, a national leader in the development of mid-sized wind farms, today announced that it has entered into a long-term Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Yahoo!, Inc.

DTE official: Wind remains the best option

Wind | Oct 16 - Chris Aldridge The Huron Daily Tribune, Bad Axe, Mich.
Ron Chriss of DTE Energy gets this week's quote of the week. Chriss spoke in front of at least 125 residents at the Meade Township hall on Oct. 7, where the utility has plans to site about 42 wind turbines.

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