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  1. President Trump, welcome to the ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Hill

    ... seriously. The Arctic environment is a pillar of the earth's climate system. Sea ice and snow cover reflect solar energy away from the surface of the earth, acting as the planet's "air conditioner." By storing masses of ice in the Greenland ice ...


  2. Europe's cities are key to empowering 'energy citizens'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago |

    Cities need to be at the centre of Europe's energy policies because they create sustainable supplies and boost job growth, writes Anna Lisa Boni. If the EU is serious about delivering clean and reliable energy for all citizens, it must work with its cities.


  3. Industrial solar shortcomingsRead the original story

    25 min ago | High Country News

    "So Shines a Good Deed " gives incomplete coverage to solar energy development and presents only one view of a rather complicated situation . Both the federal government and the article cited are avid promoters of industrial-scale solar development on public lands.


  4. TerraForm Power Announces Exclusivity Agreement with Brookfield Asset ...Read the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | GlobeNewswire

    TerraForm Power, Inc. , an owner and operator of clean energy power plants, today announced that the Company has entered into an exclusivity agreement with Brookfield Asset Management in connection with its previously disclosed strategic alternatives process to maximize shareholder value. Under the exclusivity agreement, the Company has agreed to negotiate exclusively with Brookfield in connection with a potential business combination between the Company and Brookfield until the earlier of the execution of a definitive agreement for such transaction or 11:59 p.m. New York City time on February 21, 2017.


  5. Hackers Downloaded US Government Climate Data and Stored it on...Read the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Government Executive

    As Donald Trump was sworn into office as the new president of the US on Jan. 20, a group of around 60 programmers and scientists were gathered in the Department of Information Studies building at the University of California-Los Angeles, harvesting government data . A spreadsheet detailed their targets: Webpages dedicated to the Department of Energy's solar power initiative , Energy Information Administration data sets that compared fossil fuels to renewable energy sources, and fuel cell research from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, to name a few out of hundreds.


  6. StumbleuponRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... activities in three major segments, covering the entire oil and gas chain: Total is also a global leader in solar energy and a world-class natural gas operator. It also has top class expertise in two highly-specialised areas, deep offshore and LNG. ...


  7. Innergex Renewable Energy Inc (INE) Given "Sector Perform" Rating at AltaCorp CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IntersportsWire

    's stock had its "sector perform" rating reissued by stock analysts at AltaCorp Capital in a note issued to investors on Thursday. Separately, TD Securities reduced their target price on Innergex Renewable Energy from C$16.00 to C$14.50 and set a "hold" rating on the stock in a report on Friday, November 11th.


  8. Xinhua: U.S. wasting opportunity in clean energyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    Decoupling the U.S. economy from the renewable energy sector might not work as designed, a column in China's official Xinhua News Agency read. U.S. President Donald Trump put the fossil fuels industry at the forefront of his economic agenda, nominating several key oil and gas figures to top Cabinet positions.


  9. Trump creates uncertainty for green energyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    President Donald Trump has disputed climate change, pledged a revival of coal and disparaged wind power, and his nominee to head the Energy Department was once highly skeptical of the agency's value. What this means for states' efforts to promote renewable energy is an open question.


  10. Survey: EU citizens supportive of conventional biofuels useRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... corn, and wheat. Speaking at a conference last October, Marie Donnelly, the director of Renewables, Research, and Energy Efficiency at DG Energy, said "I'm sorry but it's as simple as that [a ] the first emotive reaction was that you take food off ...


  11. Rotterdam port mull power-to-gas-plant developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Marine News

    ... is that it can be stored more easily than electricity, which allows peaks in the production of wind and solar energy to be absorbed. In addition, hydrogen is used in industrial processes, such as those this research focuses on. In particular, the ...


  12. Innergex Renewable Energy Inc (INE) Forecasted to Earn FY2016 Earnings of $0.24 Per ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Innergex Renewable Energy Inc - National Bank Financial increased their FY2016 earnings per share estimates for Innergex Renewable Energy in a report released on Thursday. National Bank Financial analyst R. Merer now anticipates that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $0.24 for the year, up from their prior estimate of $0.22.


  13. The Most Alarming Thing Trump Said at CIA Event Regards IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Truthdig

    Donald Trump has had a contentious relationship with the US intelligence community, in part over their conviction that the Russian Federation attempted to use cyber tradecraft to interfere in the US election on behalf of Trump. His visit to the Central Intelligence Agency headquarters at Langley, Va., was probably intended by his handlers to begin the work of repairing that relationship.


  14. Innovations Episode Exploring Recent Advances in Society, Airing...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... how IR-TEC is developing innovative, efficient, user-friendly products with a goal of providing safer and more energy efficient solutions for building control. In terms of service and maintenance, wind energy is a challenging field. Viewers will ...


  15. DEC Announces Proposed Updates to Streamline Environmental Quality ReviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    First update to SEQR in 20 years would encourage smart growth and sustainable development, support New York's clean energy goals, and preserve integrity of model program. Albany, NY - January 20, 2017 - New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced that DEC is releasing for public comment a draft rulemaking package that, if adopted, would make the first update to New York's State Environmental Quality Review regulations in more than two decades, preserving the integrity of the program while streamlining the environmental review process.


  16. The Trump administration could throw a "hand grenade" into global warming negotiations.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mother Jones

    ... newspaper that "the international community and US citizens will pressure the Trump administration to continue clean energy policies." Trump seemed to leave the door open for such a move when he told the Tillerson's latest commentary suggests the ...


  17. Hydrogen refueling stations for cars to reach 5,000 by 2032Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ITworld

    ... "Both are providing funds for establishing hydrogen filling stations." According to a U.S. Department of Energy Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report for 2015 , the hydrogen fuel industry has reached several milestones over the past several years. ...


  18. Fusion energy could be humanity's answer to damaging fossil fuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DNA India

    For centuries, our world has been reliant on fossil fuels, with the need for increasing amounts of energy growing steadily as civilization progresses. Aside from renewable sources like solar hydro-electric and wind power, another technology that looks to be a promising substitute is fusion energy.


  19. B400bn bioeconomy development planned over 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... plans for a massive investment in the bioeconomy sector over the next decade, at a media conference in Bangkok. (Energy Ministry photo) The government and private sector will invest about 400 billion baht in developing a bioeconomy over 10 years, ...


  20. To save forests, Tanzania considers tax on charcoalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Tanzania is considering putting a tax on charcoal with the aim of discouraging the use of the fuel, which is a big source of energy for cooking but also a major contributor to deforestation. Officials say they believe making charcoal more expensive would significantly reduce demand for it and cut runaway tree felling in the east African nation.