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  1. Local engineering students partner with 3D printing company to produce micro turbinesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Windsor Star

    Lucas Semple, 28, and Kyle Bassett, 28, left, are pictured with a micro wind turbine they created and are now producing, Monday, August 3, 2015. Two University of Windsor engineering students have been blown away by the big success of their tiny wind turbines.


  2. Learn about solarRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Daily Herald

    Learn about the conditions in Illinois for installing solar energy and the national outlook during the next decade at the next Green Drinks meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7. The program at O'Toole's of Libertyville, 412 N. Milwaukee Ave., features Libertyville resident and 2011 Illinois Community Educator of the Year Dave Wilms. He helped with the installation of the solar arrays at Highland Middle and Butterfield elementary schools, said to be the largest on schools in the Midwest.


  3. Climate: The (Flabby) Arms of KruppRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Power Line

    The Wall Street Journal editorial page this morning suggests that individual states should simply refuse to cooperate with Obama's "Clean Power Plan" finalized on Monday. But across the page from their feisty editorial is an op-ed article singing a "hosanna we're saved!" hymn about the wonderfulness of the climate plan from Fred Krupp, president of the Environmental Defense Fund.


  4. Quality 5000 MAH Portable Mobile Solar Power Bank For All Mobile Phone Camera iPad for saleRead the original story

    25 min ago | California Computer News

    8. Comes with a carabiner,can be attached on the backpacks. 9. Suitable for charging iPhones, iPads, Android phones, GPS devices, cameras, etc.


  5. Hudson Clean, Adenium to Invest $300 Million in Japanese SolarRead the original story

    28 min ago | The Washington Post

    Hudson Clean Energy Partners, a clean-energy private equity investor, joined with the Middle East developer Adenium Energy Capital to invest $300 million in large solar farms in Japan. Adenium completed a 20-megawatt solar farm in Japan in May and has another 75 megawatts of projects under development, according to an e-mailed statement Tuesday.


  6. First Solar Results Exceed Estimates as Yieldco Boosts Sales 65%Read the original story

    29 min ago | The Washington Post

    First Solar Inc., the largest U.S. solar manufacturer, recovered from its first loss in three years after a newly formed joint venture helped boost revenue 65 percent. Sales in the second quarter increased to $896 million from $544.4 million, Tempe, Arizona-based First Solar said in a statement Tuesday.


  7. Obama's New Energy Plan Could Cost $2,500,000,000,000 in Lost Economic GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... of the regulation could cause the closer of many reliable, low-cost power plants, mandate pricier alternative energy and set steep prices on carbon dioxide for regional cap-and-trade programs. Members of Congress and state governments should fight ...


  8. The Benefits of FOSJOAS Intelligent Self-Balancing Electric Unicycle Over The Private Car RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | WireService

    Data available reveals that today more people are riding FOSJOAS electric scooter. Those people realize the same purposes as the private car.


  9. Column: Hillary's energy plan is like Obama's Clean Power Plan on steroidsRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Alamogordo Daily News

    The Clinton campaign's newly announced "ambitious renewable energy plans" move far beyond Obama's highly criticized efforts. Obama's policies push a goal of producing 20 percent of the nation's electricity from renewables by 2030; hers is 33 percent by 2027.


  10. These solar panels might not be that efficient, but they sure do look prettyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Grist Magazine

    The bane of your local renewables enthusiast: Solar panels are ugly. They might save our world someday, but photovoltaic cells weren't exactly designed for their aesthetic properties.


  11. Facebook drone offers Internet access to remote areasRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Electronic Engineering Times Asia

    Code-named Aquila, and with a wingspan of a Boeing 737, the connected drone is geared to fly for three months at a time, above weather systems and other aircraft, and create about a 50km communications radius. It will use free-space laser communication technology to send and receive data to other drones and base stations at up to tens of gigabits per second.


  12. Storm brews over wind farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    In its final report published on Monday, the committee put forward a range of measures to reduce the number of wind farms. The committee's recommendations were endorsed by government and crossbench senators, but attracted the ire of Senator Urquhart, who said they would "lead to the death of all renewable energy investment in Australia".


  13. Obama Clean Power Plan Demands Emissions Reductions From StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The Obama administration set carbon dioxide limits for electric power plants Monday. The objective is to combat climate change by clamping down on power plant pollution, especially coal-fired electricity.


  14. Trigaux: TECO pursuit of solar despite potential sale is curious timingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Hardly a utility on the frontlines of solar energy, Tampa Electric said Tuesday it will build a 25-megawatt , 70,000-solar panel project on 125 acres of its Big Bend power station on the eastern shore of Tampa Bay. The deal comes a bit more than six years after Tampa Electric, a TECO Energy subsidiary, said it would buy solar-generated electricity by 2011 from a - you guessed it - same-sized 25MW facility planned at a Polk County site.


  15. SRNL director earns director of year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star

    Dr. Terry Michalske, the director of the Savannah River National Laboratory, has been named National Laboratory Director of the Year by the Department of Energy's Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization. According to the national lab, or SRNL, the award recognizes successful directors who display leadership and commitment to maximizing small business utilization.


  16. Peter Whitmore: The TPP and climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    After more than seven years of negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, ministers from New Zealand and the eleven other countries involved have just met in Maui in a further attempt to progress this agreement to sign-off stage. But over that extended period, it has become very clear that the need to control climate change by reducing emissions is the most critical and urgent issue facing the international community.


  17. NZ and Philippines Co-Operate in Geothermal EnergyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    GNS Science and Philippine geothermal company Energy Development Corporation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together on geothermal energy developments in several countries. The two organisations have worked closely under an existing MOU for the past three years with GNS Science providing specialist advice for geothermal developments in the Philippines and internationally.


  18. ISO 9001:15 Transition:Transition Funding Program Now AvailableRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... in a broad range of industries such as; manufacturing, semiconductor, research and development, medical, alternative energy and many more. Michael is well-regarded in the ISO consulting field for his straight forward approach towards ISO compliance. ...


  19. Virginia Is Cut Slack on New Carbon ReductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Style Weekly

    After much gnashing of teeth, Virginia finds that it has dodged the bullet - sort of - with the federal requirements to reduce carbon dioxide emissions released Monday. The Clean Power Plan, promulgated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, is designed to cut carbon emissions by 32 percent nationally over the next 15 years.


  20. ACC judge kicks APS proposed solar fee hike down the road into rate caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    First, Presidenr Obama's Clean Power Plan has the potential to impact how a vertically integrated utility earns its profits and secondly, an Arizona Corporation Commission administrative law judge this week recommended dismissal of its request to raise rooftop solar distributed grid access fees . ACC judge Teena Jibilian said that with APS plans to submit a newly designed rate case in less than one year there's no need to change rooftop solar rates immediately.