Sustainable Energy Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Tanzania: State to Reverse VAT On Renewable Energy TechnologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... of how they can participate in solving energy challenges. Dr Ngusaru said that the objective of the Sustainable Energy for All stakeholder consultation workshop is to discuss best practices amongst energy private sector and civil society groups and ...

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  2. Turkish Prime Minister congratulates new IEA directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | TurkishPress.com

    ... Energy Advisory Board and has served as a member of the UN Secretary-General's High-level Group on Sustainable Energy for All. Birol studied at the Technical University of Istanbul. He received his MSc and Ph.D in energy economics from the Technical ...

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  3. Report: the American Economy is Running Cleaner and GreenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Planetizen

    Tim McDonnell shares news of a recent report outlining how Americans are using energy that offers climate change activists plenty of encouraging information. According to Tim McDonnell, the "Sustainable Energy in America" [pdf] report, released earlier this week by Bloomberg New Energy Finance, is "chock-full of kickass facts and figures that reveal real, tangible progress on reversing the habits that cause climate change."

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  4. The best way to get conservatives to save energy: Talk about moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... increasingly tapped into a base of more ideologically conservative customers, according to the Center for Sustainable Energy, a local nonprofit supporting clean power. "When it was more of a fringe technology, you would see a natural gravitation ...

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  5. Just the Facts: Sustainable Energy in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Triple Pundit

    The size of this year's update to the Sustainable Energy in America Factbook is a testament to just how strong the renewable energy market is these days. Published by Bloomberg New Energy Finance with underwriting from the Business Council for Sustainable Energy , the Factbook is 144 well-packed pages of data that attests the vibrancy of an energy sector that only two years ago could be summarized in something just bigger than a brochure.

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  6. Going solar: Group explores idea of putting a solar garden in LongmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Colorado Daily

    ... allowing them, according to the Clean Energy Collective. Fred Kirsch, director of the Community for Sustainable Energy, wants one of these gardens to grow in Longmont. To get his dream realized, he started knocking on doors. Kirsch and others went ...

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  7. Amped Up GroundbreakingRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Business Wire

    Western Maricopa Education Center and Arizona Public Service hosted a groundbreaking celebration for the new West-MEC Southwest Campus, in partnership with the City of Buckeye, Estrella Mountain Community College, and Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station. The campus will provide programs and career training for secondary education, post-secondary education, and industry certifications in many areas including sustainable energy and industrial technology.

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  8. Towards Universal Energy Access: Tanzania; Sustainable Energy for All...Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | PRWeb

    Hon. George Simbachawene, Minister of Energy and Minerals, Invited to Keynote at Two-day Event Co-hosted by the UN Foundation and the World Wide Fund for Nature More than 100 private sector and NGO and community leaders and clean energy innovators to gather in Tanzania, February 10-11 As part of the United Nations Sustainable Energy For All initiative, the United Nations Foundation together with the World Wide Fund for Nature will gather more than 100 private sector and NGO and community leaders and innovators in Tanzania, February 10-11, in a consultation with the government of Tanzania to explore key policy frameworks, market accelerators and innovations needed to support achievement the three goals of the Sustainable Energy for All initiative in Tanzania by 2030.

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  9. Sustainable Energy Factbook Shows Huge Growth in SolarRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | PRWeb

    Pointing to huge growth in the U.S. solar industry, the 2015 edition of the Sustainable Energy in America Factbook, produced for the Business Council for Sustainable Energy by Bloomberg New Energy Finance, was released today. Pointing to huge growth in the U.S. solar industry, the 2015 edition of the Sustainable Energy in America Factbook, produced for the Business Council for Sustainable Energy by Bloomberg New Energy Finance, was released today.

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  10. U.S. economic growth less reliant on carbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    The United States economy is growing while using less energy, and what is does use contains less carbon, according to a report released Wednesday. Electricity use and economic growth has effectively "decoupled," meaning using more power isn't necessary to drive gross domestic product, said a report released by Bloomberg New Energy Finance and the Business Council for Sustainable Energy.

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  11. New tool maps England's climate change hotspotsRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Agency, and carried out by the University of Manchester, with additional input from the Centre for Sustainable Energy. Further information on the original research programme can be found on the JRF website. 4. The Joseph Rowntree Foundation is a ...

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  12. Sailor accused of videotaping women in bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | 10News

    ... was quickly reported and action taken," said retired Rear Adm. Len Hering, who is now with The Center for Sustainable Energy. This is the second such incident in two months as someone using a cellphone used it to record women in the shower on the ...

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  13. Free 'Switch' energy documentary available next week at Lowe Mill ARTS in HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    North Alabama energy enthusiasts are invited to a screening next week for a documentary that has been seen by nearly 4 million worldwide. Hosted by the Alabama Center for Sustainable Energy with the Alabama Filmmakers Co-op, the film "Switch: Discover the Future of Energy" will be screened at 6 p.m. Feb. 11 at Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment.

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  14. This Week: Budget, Falling Oil & State EnergyRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Roll Call

    ... and Tom Kiernan , head of the American Wind Energy Association, will participate in the release of the Sustainable Energy in America factbook, hosted by Bloomberg New Energy Finance. International business leaders will participate in a discussion on ...

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  15. Secretary-General Tells World Economic Forum 'Resources, Technology...Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Media Newswire

    ... on a daily basis. Our global platforms for action include Caring for Climate, 'Every Woman, Every Child', Sustainable Energy for All, the Women's Empowerment Principles and Business for Peace. Business is proving its willingness to be part of the ...

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  16. "Doughty Hanson & Co Managers Limited - Alternative Energy -...Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... Alternative Energy, Detailed Deals Summary Doughty Hanson & Co Managers Invests US$0.5 Million In Sustainable Energy Technologies Sustainable Energy Secures US$0.78 Million From Doughty Hanson Sustainable Energy Issues Series 9 Shares For US$0.69 ...

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  17. Advocacy Group pressing for energy transition in AfricaRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | Rwanda EYe

    A new high-level lobby group -'African Energy Leaders Group' has been formed to push for political momentum for sustainable energy transition in Africa. The group AELG officially launched during the World Economic Forum in Davos, is composed of policy makers, investors and financing agencies.

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  18. Africa Needs to Move Forward on Renewable EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Inter Press Service

    Kandeh Yumkella, U.N. Special Representative for Sustainable Energy, believes that Africa should focus on small and more decentralised renewable energy options that could quickly reach rural energy-poor citizens instead of waiting until funding is obtained for big renewable energy projects. Credit: Wambi Michael/IPS - Diversification of Africa's electricity sources by embarking on renewable energy solutions - such as solar, wind, geothermal and hydro power - is being heralded as a solution to the continent's energy poverty.

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  19. Worldwide Expression of Interest in Participating in the 8th...Read the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | CSRwire.com

    ... K. Yumkella , United Nations Under-Secretary-General, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All, CEO of the Sustainable Energy for All Initiative About Yearbooks Yearbook series aim at highlighting critical ...

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  20. Why Bristol won It's a city with a unique spirit and great...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    ... to Bath railway line. 1979: Opening of the Urban Centre for Appropriate Technology, now the Centre for Sustainable Energy, which uses its expertise to help people change the way they think and act on energy. 1980: Avon Wildlife Trust formed. In ...

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