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  1. February 21, 2017 - Maryland PSC advances 200 MW community solar...Read the original story

    8 min ago | Public Power

    ... In the order, the PSC noted that it had reviewed revised filings and compliance plans implementing a community solar energy generating systems pilot program filed on Sept. 1, 2016 by Potomac Edison, Pepco, Delmarva and BG&E. The commission said that ...


  2. Robin Anish: Don't let the weather fool you - it's still stew seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Manchester Journal

    ... was the past weekend! We've had a taste of spring and it was delicious. It seemed like everyone was running on solar energy. A brilliant sky and temperatures climbing into the 50s in February is just the oomph we need to brave what's left of winter. ...


  3. An ill wind for some in the northRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Sunday Herald

    ... anager at industry body Scottish Renewables, said "Projects like this one are part of a new chapter for our renewable energy industry."


  4. Taxing solar panels undermines Ann Arbor's goals, Sierra Club saysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago |

    ... solar panels undermines Ann Arbor's Climate Action Plan, which includes ambitious goals for expanding renewable energy and reducing the community's greenhouse gas emissions. The club also argues taxing solar panels undercuts solar small business ...


  5. Utility Variable-Generation Integration Group elects Mark Ahlstrom, PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Business Wire

    ... Electric, for his service and commitment to UVIG," continued Smith. Mr. Ahlstrom is Vice President of Renewable Energy Policy for NextEra Energy Resources and WindLogics, NextEra Energy Resource's analytics and meteorology subsidiary. He is very ...


  6. Take Back Al Gore s Nobel AndGive It To The Fracking IndustryRead the original story

    19 min ago |

    ... global warming activists are likely to be disappointed. The drop has nothing to do with their pet cause, alternative energy. ThatA s right. The Environmental Protection AgencyA s yearly greenhouse gas emissions report noted that after rising ...


  7. How Sweden plans to heat homes with internet searchesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Inhabitat

    ... Data Parks , for their vision of "a data center industry where no heat is wasted." Under the initiative, renewable energy will power data centers, and heat produced will be sold to district heating company Fortum Varme , which has been looking to ...


  8. Mysterious UFO 'the size of Jupiter crashes into sun'...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago |

    Conspiracy theorists believe the images - of huge transparent group of rings - could prove that giant extra-terrestrial spaceships exist in our solar system Bizarre images captured by the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory spacecraft, which is jointly run by Nasa and the European Space Agency, appear to show and object hovering close to the surface. But while many believe the ship collided 'by accident', other alien hunters believe the object is actually an extra-terrestrial spaceship using the sun to refuel.


  9. FPL to build eight more solar farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida Power & Light Babcock Ranch Solar Energy Center in Punta Gorda, one of three new solar power generation plants that began producing power on Dec. 31, according to an FPL news release. Each of the three plants can produce 74.5 megawatts of power, and combined triple the utility's previous generation capacity of 110 megawatts.


  10. Nigerians starved of electricity turn to solarRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Johannesburg a The surprise was finding that people dependent on candles, batteries, kerosene and fuel for generators in countries without a secure supply of electricity spend more on power than solar options. The founders of Dutch company Lumos knew they could do better.


  11. Stabilizing energy storageRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: This is a diagram of a redox flow battery. An energy source, in this case a solar panel, provides the energy to the central cell to charge the battery.


  12. Evolution and expression of the fructokinase gene family in SaccharumRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    Sugarcane is an important sugar crop contributing up to about 80% of the world sugar production. Efforts to characterize the genes involved in sugar metabolism at the molecular level are growing since increasing sugar content is a major goal in the breeding of new sugarcane varieties.


  13. Apartment Investors to Remain Active in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago |

    ... at The Chicago Reporter, where he concentrated on housing issues. He also has written extensively on alternative energy and the payments card industry for national trade publications. SAN DIEGO-MBA's Jamie Woodwell said at the MBA CREF 2017 ...


  14. Views sought on waste wood gasification permit applicationRead the original story

    26 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    Natural Resources Wales is inviting people to have their say on an application for an environmental permit to operate a renewable energy facility in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan. The application, from Biomass UK No.2 Ltd, proposes that the facility will recover energy from the treatment of pre-prepared mixed waste wood material.


  15. This solar-powered smart wallet features RFID-blocking technology, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Digital Trends

    ... have been sold) for help. In order to keep your wallet energized enough to be tracked, the Ekster relies upon solar energy. "This smart wallet is the first ever solar-charged wallet. This means no wires, no clutter and no low battery," said Richard ...


  16. Big Batteries Coming of Age Prompt Bankers to Place BetsRead the original story

    27 min ago | The Washington Post

    ... Investec Plc, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. and Prudential Financial Inc. are looking to finance large-scale energy-storage projects from California to Germany, marking a coming-of-age moment for the fledgling industry. The systems help ...


  17. Carbon tax will help to restore balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... rate. The carbon tax, then is a mechanism to push us back into balance and to help us shift to different energy sources so that our economy can be more resilient as we move forward into the 21st century. India is looking to invest $100 billion in ...


  18. Measure proposes moratorium on North Dakota wind energyRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | The Gillette News-Record

    Worried North Dakota's burgeoning wind-energy industry may be threatening the state's coal-fired power plants, a Republican lawmaker has proposed legislation that would halt wind-generation projects for two years. Mandan Sen. Dwight Cook said the state's wind industry enjoys more favorable tax incentives and less onerous regulations than coal factories, putting them at an unfair advantage.


  19. Eye On Business: Valrico 2017 FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Osprey Observer

    ... "This is an exciting example of how community partners can work together to demonstrate the benefits of solar energy and the role it plays in our energy future." Tampa Electric owns the PV array, and the electricity it produces goes to the grid, ...


  20. Chrissy Nicholas Dooley posted a blog postRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago |

    ... The cost of production for solar panels dropped 72% from 2010 to 2015, allowing it to become more competitive in the energy market. The residential market doubled in size and, as a result, three new solar power (CSP) plants opened in the United ...