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  1. Disastrous Narmada Valley Projects: The Struggle to Resist ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Sierra

    ... for fulfilling the basic needs, this is not the way at all. That is why these kinds of major mineral based energy [projects are] having huge targets and huge claims of reaching out, etc. but [are] not even bringing in that result. It's concentrated ...


  2. Talen Energy agrees to sell three Pennsylvania power plantsRead the original story

    5 min ago | Utility Products

    Talen Energy Corp. agreed to sell three Pennsylvania power plants with a total combined generating capacity of 996 MW for $1.51 billion in gross cash proceeds, subject to customary purchase price adjustments. The sale of the Ironwood combined-cycle, natural gas-fired plant, and the separate sale of the Holtwood and Wallenpaupack hydroelectric projects, are part of a requirement to divest certain assets in specific regions of the PJM Interconnection, which include portions of eastern Pennsylvania , New Jersey and Maryland, to comply with a December 2014 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission order approving the transactions that formed Talen Energy.


  3. New Mexico OKs Xcel Energy solar power purchaseRead the original story

    5 min ago | Utility Products

    New Mexico utility regulators have cleared the way for Xcel Energy to buy solar power from two generating stations that will be built near Roswell. Xcel announced Thursday that the state Public Regulation Commission approved the purchase of 140 MW of solar capacity from NextEra Energy Resources, which is developing the two solar farms.


  4. House votes to end ban on oil exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Hill

    ... Murkowski (R-Alaska) - have said they're working toward . "Let's put together a package that speaks to alternative energy continuity, that speaks to conservation, that speaks to a long-term strategy that is a win-win," Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) ...


  5. NEC Energy Solutions Partners With Eos Energy Storage To Bring...Read the original story

    14 min ago | Sys-Con Media

    NEC ES will collaborate with Eos to provide a complete GSSa , which includes DC battery systems, power conversion systems, controls hardware, the NEC ES AEROSA controls software suite as well as service and maintenance packages. With a strong reputation for safety, reliability and speed of installation, the GSSa is one of the most widely deployed grid energy storage solutions in the world with over 120MW installed.


  6. House approves bill ending oil export banRead the original story

    9 min ago | Washington Times

    ... reducing allies' dependence on nations such as Russia for fuel. "Today's vote starts us down the path to a new era of energy security, saving consumers billions and creating jobs across the country," Jack Gerard, president and CEO of the American ...


  7. Hydropower in Japan, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2015 - Capacity,...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | SBWire

    Hydropower in Japan, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2015 - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy , Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles report offer comprehensive information and understanding of the hydropower market in Japan. The report provides in depth analysis on global renewable power market and global hydropower market with forecasts up to 2025.


  8. A rendering of 31 Rouse Blvd. in the Navy Yard | Adaptimmune Therapeutics plcRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago |

    The boom at the Navy Yard continues to thunder on, as Liberty Property Trust , the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation and Synterra Partners officially unveiled their plans for the 16th development inside the dynamic, and ever-growing urban office park. Adaptimmune , a clincial stage biopharmaceutical company that specializes on the use T-cell therapy to treat cancer, will use the new 47,400-square-foot facility located at 351 Rouse Boulevard as its U.S. headquarters.


  9. Dubroff: Alternative energy on the Central Coast adds to Capps' legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Pacific Business Times

    During nearly two decades in Congress representing the Central Coast, Lois Capps has been a relentless advocate for alternative energy. As she prepares to leave the House of Representatives when her term expires - she's not standing for re-election next year - the change in energy production along the Central Coast is something she can count as part of her legacy.


  10. New Power Features Installation Complete at NRG ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Auto Channel

    Oct. 9, 2015: Today NRG Energy announces the completion of an energy technology project at NRG Park , the 350-acre sports and entertainment complex encompassing NRG Stadium and surrounding facilities. The efficient and renewable energy installations include solar panels, mobile phone power stations, electric vehicle charging stations, outdoor roof lighting and energy-efficient LED lights, making NRG Stadium the first professional sports venue in Texas to draw upon these advanced features.


  11. Governor announces resilient farm fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Albany Times Union

    Following up on news of his greenhouse gas effort , Gov. Andrew Cuomo is out with news of $1.4 million in grants for farmers to both make their operations more energy efficient in order to reduce their environmental impacts, and more resilient in the face of floods, droughts or other climate-related challenges. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of a new $1.4 million Climate Resilient Farming grant pilot program created to support projects that mitigate the environmental impact of agriculture-related activities and increase the resiliency of farms throughout New York State in the face of a changing climate.


  12. Atherton council approves civic center conceptual planRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Almanac

    ... it hard to approve certain design features, such as equipping the buildings to run off solar panels and geothermal energy and to recycle all the water used onsite, he said. "I kind of feel the same way," said council member Cary Wiest. "The concept ...


  13. ADM, Kashi help bring irrigation to quinoa farmersRead the original story

    50 min ago | World-Grain

    Archer Daniels Midland Co. and Kashi both have joined the Andean Family Farmers partnership, which is designed to support quinoa farmers in Bolivia.


  14. Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic (GFRP) Composites Market Dynamics,...Read the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | SBWire

    ... industry are glass fibers. GFRP composites are extensively used in a diverse range of industries including wind energy, construction, automotive, aerospace, piping and anti-corrosive industrial equipments. The growing demand for GFRP composites from ...


  15. Koster says Missouri will join lawsuit challenging EPA's new carbon-emission regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sedalia News Journal

    Attorney General Chris Koster today said Missouri will join more than 20 other states in suing the EPA for exceeding its authority in issuing new regulations, collectively known as the "Clean Power Plan," that set strict limits on carbon emissions for each state. In a speech at the Missouri Electric Coop's annual meeting in Branson this morning, Koster explained that he supports Missouri's ongoing efforts to produce energy more cleanly and efficiently, but that EPA's plan sets a compliance schedule that is economically risky and robs Missouri of its competitive advantage in low consumer and industrial electrical rates.


  16. Candidates tackle the economy, other issues, at Lake Country forumRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Kelowna Capital News

    ... Bowman said the first thing Canada must do is cut its reliance on the oil industry and invest money in alternative energy and innovation. "We need an oil industry in Canada, we need to keep it going, but we also need to diversify so the NDP is ...


  17. Map shows best and worst recyclers in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... around 76 per cent of it to landfill sites - by far the highest rate in Scotland. However, a recycling and renewable energy centre is due to open next year, with its green credentials expected to improve dramatically as a result. A spokesman said: ...


  18. California Wants Half Its Power from Renewable Energy by 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Insurance Journal West

    Gov. Jerry Brown dramatically increased California's climate-change goals, committing the state to use renewable energy for half its electricity and make existing buildings twice as energy-efficient in just 15 years. Brown tried for an even stronger measure that also would have enforced a 50 percent drop in petroleum use by 2030, but was defeated by oil interests.


  19. African Development Bank Targets $5 Billion Climate FinancingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    The Abidjan, Ivory Coast-based development bank said it will dedicate 40 percent of annual investment to green projects such as renewable energy and climate adaptation over the next five years. "Climate change is both an urgent threat and a unique opportunity," said Akinwumi Adesina, president of the AfDB.


  20. October 9, 2015 - Public Power Weekly Exclusive: Customer ownership...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Public Power

    The Clean Energy States Alliance is a nonprofit that has been pursuing ways to make solar power and other renewable energy technologies more affordable. CESA recently helped a Vermont resident take advantage of the federal residential solar tax credit for participation in a community solar project.