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1 hr ago | Infrastructure USA
In 2013, 30.4 megawatts of new distributed wind capacity was added, representing nearly 2,700 units across 36 states, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands .
2 hrs ago | OpEdNews
The single most important news story of the day--the one most likely to still be affecting lives in 10 or even 100 years--was buried on page A13 of the New York Times.
5 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News
The federal government recently identified more than 307,000 acres off the North Carolina coast for potential wind-energy development, the most significant step toward commercial wind power in the Tar Heel State.
5 hrs ago | Business Journal
A broken wind turbine at a Department of Veterans Affairs facility in St. Cloud is an expensive example of a renewable energy push at the V.A. that's gone awry across the country.
5 hrs ago | The Daily Caller
It's President Obama's way or the highway, to summarize the words of of one of his spokespersons, that he will "use all of the tools at his disposal working with Congress where they are willing but also taking action on his own where they aren't."
9 hrs ago | Sun-Star
THE Department of Energy is seeking for the creation of regional energy plans to boost energy security and sustainability in the country.
9 hrs ago | Power Online
Achieved 1GW of wind energy in Brazil with 381 new wind turbines connected to the grid in the first half of 2014 Rio de Janeiro Brazil - GE announced recently it has achieved a total installed capacity of 1 gigawatt of wind energy in Brazil.
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On the south west tip of Vancouver Island, lies the land owned by the T'Sou-ke First Nations, who are doing some remarkable things.
In this article in Wind Power Monthly , The challenge for wind recruitment, the magazine interviews Andy Holt, general manager of wind services, at US turbine manufacterer GE Renewable Energy, and corporate recruitment consultants Alan and Yorke, and Earthstream asking them what they see as the "biggest challenges in recruitment facing the wind ... (more)
Five states are on the short list for a $5 billion factory that Tesla Motors plans to build so it can crank out batteries for a new generation of electric cars.
Ontario's new Large Renewable Procurement process aims to add more expensive, intermittent wind power to Ontario's power capacity at a time when Ontario doesn't need the power, and can't afford new generation, says Wind Concerns Ontario.
Residents know they have a battle on their hands, but they haven't given up in their opposition to a windpark in their community.
People always say that Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas is a nice man. But he has character as well as policy failings which we can no longer afford to overlook.
With a natural gas pipeline proposed for northern Massachusetts still in the planning stages and strong opposition in communities along its route, power experts are saying a shortage of gas supplies in the state and New England in general is driving up prices and forcing greater reliance on coal and oil power generation.
Arizona businesses announced plans earlier this year to hire more than 3,000 workers in clean-energy industries, letting the state claim the biggest growth in renewable-energy jobs in the nation for the second quarter of 2014.
Here's a transcript - edited for length and clarity - of The Texas Tribune's in-depth interview with land commissioner candidate George P. Bush, in which he lays out his positions on environmental policy.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 12:08 pm
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