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3 hrs ago | ECNmag

Army-green gets greener: USARPAC Soldiers test clean energy sources during RIMPAC

For years, the word green has been associated with the U.S. Army. However, with the implementation of renewable energy initiatives, the Army has shared its "green" characteristics while taking on the challenges of "going green."

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US Military, US Army, US News, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

7 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

New companies coming to South Carolina expect clean energy, officials say

South Carolina's success in attracting international business to the state has made clean energy one of the most important topics in the critical world of economic development, the state's top business official said The state has led the nation in foreign direct investment the past two years and is on track to repeat that feat this year, state ... (more)

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Related Topix: South Carolina, South Carolina Government, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Fort Mill, SC

Fri Jul 11, 2014

ITworld

As jobs in solar power boom, R&D investment falls

The number of jobs in the solar power industry now outnumbers those in the coal-mining sector.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Energy, Department of Energy

St. Cloud Times

Your Turn: Put focus on clean energy, not coalYour Turn: Put focus on ...

Your Turn: Put focus on clean energy, not coal Advocates of coal ignore health risks; Minnesota must expand clean-energy portfolio Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/07/11/turn-put-focus-clean-energy-coal/12553049/ As a member of House District 15B and long-time resident of the St. Cloud area, I am ... (more)

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Related Topix: Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), St. Cloud, MN, Solar Energy, Opinion

The Globe and Mail

Portage ban provokes a very Canadian fight

Do we have the right to portage our canoes over ancient paths, or can the government stop us in the name of modernity? Allan Turnbull canoes near Bala Falls: Local residents are opposed to plans for a hydroelectric plant at the falls.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Renewable Energy (Green Energy)

JD Supra

Renewable Energy Update -- July 2014

On Monday, June 23, in a long-awaited decision, the U.S. Supreme Court in Utility Air Regulatory Group v.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Environmental Law, Law, US News, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Business Journal

ViewPoint: Helping make solar the 'new norm'

Massachusetts launched its "solar carve-out" program in 2010 to accelerate the adoption of solar energy statewide.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Energy

Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

Go-ahead for green energy cable

Plans for a A 1.2 billion undersea electricity cable that will help boost the country's renewable energy capacity have been given the go-ahead.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Myrtle Beach Online

Iowa Supreme Court to decide solar energy dispute

Regulated utility companies argue that such third-party purchase agreements are not legal under Iowa law, which gives them the exclusive right to sell to those customers.

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Related Topix: Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Myrtle Beach, SC, Business News

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Inventor pushes solar panels for roads, highways

They are meant for roads, driveways, parking lots, bike trails and, eventually, highways.

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Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, Solar Roadways, Sandpoint, ID, Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy

Business Journal

RevoluSun in talks with big battery energy storage firms to offer systems

Eric Carlson, right, a partner with Honolulu-based RevoluSun, said that the company is in talks with big battery energy storage firms to bring in this type of technology to Hawaii.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Energy

Bryan County News

Renewables offset high gas prices

As Americans hop in their cars this summer, gasoline prices are at a six-year high.

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Related Topix: Energy

Journal-Pioneer

Caisse buys almost 25% stake in Invenergy Wind for undisclosed price

Quebec's largest pension fund manager is acquiring a 24.7 per interest in Invenergy Wind, one of the leading stakeholders in the North American wind power industry.

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Related Topix: Invenergy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Lowell Sun

Murphy taps two in his administration

Murphy announced Wednesday that city data analyst Conor Baldwin will be Lowell's new chief financial officer and Diane Tradd will be assistant city manager/ director of the Department of Planning and Development.

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Related Topix: Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Billerica, MA, Lowell, MA

Science Daily

Chemists develop novel catalyst with two functions

Chemists have made a decisive step towards more cost-efficient regenerative fuel cells and rechargeable metal-air batteries.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

WRAL.com

Stigmatized nuclear workers quit Japan utility

Now there's an additional factor: better paying jobs in the feel good solar energy industry.

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Related Topix: Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

The Wichita Eagle

Stigmatized nuclear workers quit Japan utility

In this June 19, 2014 photo, Sean Travers, Japan president of EarthStream, poses for photos at his office in Tokyo.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Energy, Tokyo Electric Power Company, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Sag Harbor Online

Dieter von Lehsten

Dieter von Lehsten first visited the East End in 1969 and has owned a house in Southampton for 25 years.

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Related Topix: Southampton, NY, East Hampton, NY, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Suffolk County, NY

Business Journal

'Rogue systems' continue to plague Hawaii's solar energy industry

Hawaii's solar photovoltaic industry, which was one of the fastest growing industries in the state before it was slowed by ongoing interconnection issues, is in a state of transition, and as a way to keep business flowing, some companies are installing "rogue systems," the head of the industry's trade group told PBN.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Energy

Business Journal

GOL's Boeing 737s to be powered by biofuel

Brazilian airline GOL will begin using biofuel to power its 737 flights from Brazil to the U.S. later this month.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Biofuel, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

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