Sustainable Energy Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Smart Cities and Urban DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | PR Log

    ... of Applied Research, University of Applied Sciences, Scientific Director of the Research Center for Sustainable Energy Technologies Daniel Hiller , Head of Strategic Management, Fraunhofer Institute for High-Speed Dynamics, Ernst-Mach-Institute ...

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  2. Pacific Energy and Transport Ministers meet in TongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Matangi Tonga

    The Third Pacific Regional Energy and Transport Ministers Meeting was opened in Nuku'alofa on today, April 26, by Crown Prince Tupouto'a 'Ulukalala, who called on them to take action on energy efficiency, particularly in the transport sector in the region. Attended by more than 100 high level delegates and experts including the Prime Minister of Cook Islands Henry Puna, Prime Minister of Tuvalu Enele Sopoaga and Prime Minister Hon 'Akilisi Pohiva and other ministers, the meeting hosted by the Pacific Community and Tongan Government under a theme, 'Affordable, Reliable and Sustainable Energy and Transport Services for All.'

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  3. Modeling reveals how policy affects adoption of solar energy photovoltaics in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... to purchase and install solar PV systems. As the group reports this week in the Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy , from AIP Publishing, they built a model for commercial solar PV adoption to quantify the impact of government incentives ...

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  4. Dallas companya s West Texas nuclear waste project on holdRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... declared the request a win for their side. "We consider it a major victory," said Karen Hadden of the Sustainable Energy & Economic Development Coalition, an environmental advocacy group that has opposed Waste Control Specialists' expansion plans. ...

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  5. California Primed to Benefit from Combining Solar with Energy StorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | PRWeb

    The Center for Sustainable Energy states, California policy has long promoted solar energy, recognizing the threat of climate change and continued greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuel combustion. Currently, attention is focused on energy storage with Senate Bill 700 working its way through the legislature to create a market transformation program aimed at fostering growth of solar plus energy storage.

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  6. Bloomberg: Oil and coal producers join Ivanka Trump to defend climate pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... high-efficiency, low-emissions technology to generate electricity from coal. The Business Council for Sustainable Energy, which represents Calpine (NYSE: CPN ), FuelCell Energy (NASDAQ: FCEL ), Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI ) and 50 other companies ...

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  7. Global Smart Glass Market: Increasing Prominence of Renewable Sources ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | SBWire

    ... this report @ Demand for Sustainable Energy to Influence Uptake of Smart Glass On the grounds of the depleting sources of energy, the demand for sustainable energy, ...

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  8. Tonga to host regional energy meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Matangi Tonga

    More than 100 high level delegates and experts will meet in Nuku'alofa on April 24-28 for the Third Pacific Regional Energy and Transport Ministerial Meeting, to discuss the latest international and regional developments affecting the region in these sectors. The theme "Affordable, Reliable and Sustainable Energy and Transport for all", will cover energy and transport challenges and priorities included in the Framework for Resilient Development in the Pacific, Framework for Action on Energy Security in the Pacific.

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  9. Energy ministers to build clean energy platformRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2017 | Fiji Times

    ... iations and promote with an united voice,i 1 2. The theme of the meeting is i 1 2Affordable, Reliable and Sustainable Energy and Transport Services for Alli 1 2.

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  10. We can advance human rights by starting with energy accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Hill

    ... for whom the costs of energy are a barrier and support them to access the development opportunities sustainable energy creates. If we don't do this, these households will be overlooked and the predictions of the International Energy Agency that more ...

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  11. Over 1bn people still off the grid worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    ... of progress up, and that is going to require political leadership," said Rachel Kyte, chief executive of Sustainable Energy for All, an initiative of the UN secretary-general. This week governments, business, development agencies and others will ...

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  12. RELEASE: 5 New Subnational Governments Join Global Partnership on Energy Efficiency in BuildingsRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... global energy demand and over one-quarter of global GHG emissions. The announcement was made at the 3rd Sustainable Energy for All Forum held in Brooklyn, New York City. The cities and districts joining the BEA are Kisii County, Kenya ; Merida, ...

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  13. World Bank Group Launches New Open Data and Analytics Energy PlatformRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Key energy sector data will now be easily accessible in one place and at no cost on the new and growing ENERGYDATA.INFO, an open data and analytics platform the World Bank Group and partner organizations launched today at the Sustainable Energy for All Forum . Governments, companies, development organizations, and others can both find and contribute energy-related data on ENERGYDATA.INFO.

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  14. UN Foundation Kicks Off Project to Power Primary Health Facilities in Ghana and UgandaRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The UN Foundation recently formalized its cooperation with the Governments of Ghana and Uganda in supporting a new project in the energy, health and gender nexus. The project, which aims to power a total of 62 un-electrified or under-electrified primary care health facilities across both countries, adding an estimated 240 kWp of installed solar photovoltaic capacity to the health sector, is made possible by the support of the UK Department for International Development under its 'Sustainable Energy for Women and Girls' programme.

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  15. GEF support for the Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator set to...Read the original story

    Apr 4, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The Global Environment Facility today confirmed its support for the Sustainable Energy for All Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator led by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization and the Carbon Trust. The announcement was made at the SEforALL Forum, where over 1,000 high-level representatives from government, business, civil society and international organizations have gathered in New York to drive action towards a sustainable energy system.

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  16. 'Progress is not fast enough if we are serious' about meeting energy goals by 2030 a " UN officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | United Nations

    ... Goals ( SDGs ) agreed by UN Member States in 2015. The UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for Sustainable Energy for All, Rachel Kyte, told UN News that while there is “remarkable progress” towards meeting SDG 7 – access to ...

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  17. More Action Needed to Meet Energy Goals by 2030, New Report FindsRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The current pace of progress on three global energy goals - access to electricity, renewable energy and efficiency - is not moving fast enough to meet 2030 targets, according to the latest Global Tracking Framework report released today by the World Bank and the International Energy Agency as part of the Sustainable Energy for All Knowledge Hub. The report shows that the increase of people getting access to electricity is slowing down, and if this trend is not reversed, projections are that the world will only reach 92% electrification by 2030, still short of universal access.

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  18. Policy makers drag feet on getting electric power to the peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Reuters

    ... the rate of progress up, and that is going to require political leadership," said Rachel Kyte, CEO of Sustainable Energy for All, an initiative of the U.N. Secretary-General. This week, governments, business, development agencies and others will ...

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  19. Morocco launches final stage of world largest solar plantRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... in the first quarter of 2018, will be built as part of a partnership involving the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (Masen), and a consortium of private operators led by the Saudi Arabian Acwa Power group and German development bank KfW. While ...

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  20. KSU professor chosen as new Voiland deanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Daily Evergreen

    ... 2009. According to the release, Rezac also served as the founding director of the university's Center for Sustainable Energy from 2007 to 2015, as well as KSU's interim associate vice president for research from July 2015 to Jan. 2017.

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