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MOU Signed for First Ever Offshore Wind Power Project in India

Oct 01 - Global Data Point - Speaking on the occasion, Shri Piyush Goyal described it as a great opportunity in the development of renewable energy resources in the country. More...

EDF Energy resynchronizes Dungeness B21 nuclear reactor to grid

Sep 30 - Global Data Point - The unit was automatically disconnected from the grid during a planned changeover of electrical equipment. More...

Pattern Development Announces PPA for its First Solar Power Project

Sep 30 - PR Newswire - Expanding into the solar power market, Pattern Energy Group LP ("Pattern Development" or the "Company") today announced its Conejo Solar photovoltaic power project in Chile has secured a 22-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with an affiliate of Antofagasta Minerals SA. More...
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SunEdison, EBRD and OPIC Close $50 Million Project Financing Arrangement for one of the Largest Solar Power Plants in Jordan

BELMONT, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  - SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:

SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced the closing of a $50 million debt financing arrangement with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). More...

Toshiba Concludes a Memorandum of Understanding with Ethiopian Electric Power on Geothermal Power Generation

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 28, 2014 - Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that the company has concluded a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Ethiopian Electric Power on a comprehensive partnership in geothermal power that will see the parties collaborate in power generation projects and personnel development. More...

Japan's Largest Solar Power Project Funded with Market-Leading Investment by GE and Toyo Engineering, and $867 Million Debt Syndicate

OKAYAMA, Japan, Sep 29, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - Kuni Umi Asset Management, GE (NYSE:GE) unit GE Energy Financial Services and Toyo Engineering Corporation have invested in Japan's largest solar power project, a 231-megawatt facility to be built in Setouchi City, Okayama Prefecture, via special purpose company and representative member Setouchi Future Creations. More...

Articles 

By Darshan Goswami
On: May 28, 2014
By 2050, India could go 100% on Renewable Energy to create a sustainable energy future. In the coming years, India will face seemingly insurmountable challenges to its economy, environment and energy security. To overcome these more...
By Wayne M. Kovach
On: May 19, 2014
Energy poverty is a shame. There are over 1.3 billion people worldwide who currently have zero electricity. More than 3 billion cook with dirty fuels such as wood, dung, coal, and crop waste. Most of more...
By Joao Gomes
On: April 14, 2014
Today 70% of the Brazilian Electric Power comes from Hydroelectric Plants - Renewable Energy - this relation was worse in the past. I do not know if today we can still consider the energy generated more...
By Harry Valentine
On: January 29, 2014
Throughout the 20th century and up to the present day the Re South Africa was and is the leading economy on the African continent. During the latter 20th century, the South African GNP/GDP exceeded the more...
By Claudio Capozzi
On: January 3, 2014
As you fly across Europe you may notice something if it is a clear day. It begins as you leave the UK and observe the tens of hundreds of windmills lined up in giant farms more...



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