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Some counties in Illinois are raising objections to legislation that would give the state Department of Agriculture the authority to regulate the locations of power-generating wind turbines.
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Tasman Metals may soon merge with Flinders and could be a future European supplier of rare earths and graphite instead of China.
Hawaii-Tribune Herald reports Hawaii Electric Light Co. is putting the brakes on the expansion plan after an independent observer criticized the utility for lacking sufficient planning.
California approved a $10 million mortgage reserve program to make PACE energy efficiency programs more bankable for homeowners and property owners via property tax payments.
The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory has published a report that aligns solar policy and market success with state demographics.
E.ON, Germany's biggest utility, on Wednesday proposed nearly halving its dividend for 2013 and said it would shut more than a quarter of its power plants in Europe in response to a rise in renewables that has rattled utilities across the continent.
Hawaii will be named as one of the best clean energy states in the nation when it comes to jobs in this sector, according to a national community of business leaders focused on promoting sound environmental policy.
House Republicans are seeking to compel the Obama administration to turn over uncensored, internal documents related to its enforcement of environmental laws at wind farms where eagles and other protected birds have been killed.
January's polar vortex knocked several important coal-fired electricity plants offline, and the Sierra Club says the loss of power shows the need for more wind turbines and energy conservation programs.
The solar panels installed at Wellesley College , Wellesley High School and Wellesley Municipal Light Plant in recent years make quite a statement: not only are they eye-catching on a sunny day, but they also allow the facilities to produce renewable energy.
Project parameters include sites with delivery to NV Energy's southern electrical system with a nameplate capacity of 20 megawatt AC or greater, which are sufficiently developed to meet a 2016 Commercial Operation Date.
Experts believe that the PJM Interconnection system, which encompasses all or parts of Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia, can handle up to 30 percent of its energy from wind and solar without "any significant ... (more)
Democrats have decided to lean-in, not back-away, from so-called clean energy. Despite the embarrassing history of government-funded green-energy failures, "wealthy environmentalists are pushing Democrats to take bolder positions on climate change"-and global warming, as an issue, provides the impetus for more green-energy spending.
By Matt Perkins Gov. Deval Patrick and other state officials celebrated the grand opening of the new Yawkey Commuter Rail Station Monday morning, an effort meant to enhance the service on the Framingham-Worcester line.
KARACHI: Special Representative of Estonia to Pakistan Mr. Vaino Reinart on Monday expressed keen interest in Pakistan's energy and Information and communications technology sectors which have great investment potential.
Poultry giant Bernard Matthews aims to remove its energy costs in two years after securing a 24.5m biomass boiler deal.