Alternative Energy Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Realizing your true (solar) potentialRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | San Diego NewsCape

    Nations worldwide are increasingly embracing solar power as an alternative electricity source for homes, buildings, and even the grid. Since 2008, installed solar capacity in the United States alone has grown 17-fold, from 1.2 to 20 gigawatts , according to the U.S. Department of Energy.

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  2. NJR Clean Energy Ventures Announces 39.9 Megawatt Onshore Wind Farm In PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Power Online

    NJR Clean Energy Ventures , the unregulated distributed power subsidiary of New Jersey Resources , today announced its fourth onshore wind project. The Ringer Hill Wind Farm is located along the Pennsylvania-Maryland border in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, approximately 60 miles southeast of Pittsburgh.

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  3. Calpine Completes Purchase Of Granite Ridge Energy Center In New EnglandRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Power Online

    Calpine Corporation today completed the acquisition of Granite Ridge Energy Center, a natural gas-fired, combined-cycle power plant located in Londonderry, New Hampshire, approximately 45 miles northwest of Boston. Calpine purchased the plant, which has a nameplate generating capacity of 745 megawatts, from Granite Ridge Holdings for $500 million, or approximately $671 per kilowatt, subject to working capital adjustments.

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  4. NREL explains the higher cellulolytic activity of a vital microorganismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | EurekAlert!

    Researchers at the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the BioEnergy Science Center say better understanding of a bacterium could lead to cheaper production of cellulosic ethanol and other advanced biofuels. Their discovery was made during an investigation into the performance of Clostridium thermocellum .

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  5. Claims for solar cell efficiency put to test at NRELRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | EurekAlert!

    The sheet of paper taped to the door of Keith Emery's office tells the story. On the paper is a simple fever chart showing the improvements made in increasing the efficiency of two dozen types of solar cells.

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  6. NREL patents method for continuous monitoring of materials during manufacturingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | EurekAlert!

    The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory was recently issued a patent for a novel method that rapidly characterizes specialized materials during the manufacturing process. This approach significantly improves on standard quality control techniques by allowing for complete monitoring of materials without interrupting workflow.

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  7. Secondary tropical forests absorb carbon at higher rate than old-growth forestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | EurekAlert!

    Researchers find that regenerated tropical forests exhibit a high level of resilience and play a much larger role in sequestering carbon than previously thought At the climate talks in Paris, all attention was focused on how humanity can reduce climate change by reducing carbon emissions, or by increasing carbon uptake. Forests are an important carbon sink.

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  8. Environmental bills target pollution, plastic and pesticidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Maryland Gazette

    The state legislature will review several environmental bills this session, covering topics from greenhouse gases to the death of bees. House Speaker Michael E. Busch spoke about the failure of government in Flint, Michigan, where lead contamination of drinking water has caused a public health crisis.

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  9. WGL Wins GSA 'Capital Solar Challenge'Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Pollution Online

    WGL Energy Systems, a WGL company , today announced that it was recently awarded the Capital Solar Challenge contract by the U.S. General Services Administration to provide power to 18 federal building locations throughout the District of Columbia, including the U.S. General Services Administration Building and the Ronald Reagan Building. The Capital Solar Challenge initiative was launched in 2014 by the White House to identify opportunities to deploy solar renewable energy at federal agencies, departments, military installations and subsidized complexes across the national capital region.

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  10. Cancer in ChinaRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | San Diego NewsCape

    A new report estimates there were 4.3 million new cancer cases and more than 2.8 million cancer deaths in China in 2015, with lung cancer the most common cancer and the leading cause of cancer death in China. With increasing incidence and mortality, cancer is the leading cause of death in China and is a major public health problem.

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  11. Foreign assistance vital in boosting energy in MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Nation

    FINANCIAL and technical assistance from international governments and institutions will be as important as foreign direct investment in order to boost Myanmar's power sector development, an energy official has said. Win Khaing, a member of National Energy Management Committee and president of Myanmar Engineering Society, said at the 6th Myanmar Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference last Thursday that Myanmar still had to depend largely on international aid due to the lack of infrastructure and technology.

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  12. Opinion: The Windmills of Bernie's MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Wall Street Journal

    Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders in December introduced a sweeping renewable-energy plan that would, among other things, require tens of thousands of new wind turbines. Sen. Sanders's "people before polluters" proposal may help rally his followers, but it won't be so well received in rural America, where resistance to wind farms has been building.

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  13. GE's Current division energizing BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Boston.com

    To many in Boston's clean-tech community, General Electric's launch of its new energy division, Current, here is just as important as the decision to move its corporate headquarters to the city. This region is already home to one of the densest clusters of clean-energy innovators in the world.

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  14. SunGreen Systems Completes Construction of 183 kW Solar PV System and ...Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | PressReleasePoint

    SunGreen Systems , experts in the design and construction of commercial solar systems and sustainable, smart energy solutions, will participate in today's official ribbon-cutting of the new PV system for Mortech Manufacturing, makers of quality anatomy equipment and instruments for post-mortem facilities. The ribbon-cutting ceremony to be held at Mortech's facility here is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. and marks the culmination of a successful SunGreen Systems design and build project, where SunGreen was able to help Mortech Manufacturing realize substantial savings through a combination of sustainable solar power and LED lighting.

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  15. Aar-em Electronics introduces Rural Health Awareness ProgramRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | PressReleasePoint

    Health Awareness Program initiated by Champion Solar for Rural India. Solar products are being installed in rural villages.

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  16. Vishay Intertechnology Announces Technology Lineup for ELECRAMA-2016Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | ThomasNet

    Industry-Leading Passive and Semiconductor Components Deliver High Performance for High-Voltage, Solar Energy, Smart Grid, Wind Turbine, and Traction Applications MALVERN, Pa. - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. today announced its technology lineup for ELECRAMA-2016, taking place Feb. 13-17 at the Bangalore International Exhibition Center in India.

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  17. Lg's 2016 Flagship Oled TV Now Available For Presale At Select Retailers NationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | PR Newswire

    As illustrated in its Big Game commercial , LG is bringing the TV of the future to consumers today with LG SIGNATURE OLED TV. For the first time, LG will offer a consumer preview of its flagship OLED TV through a display showcase at select retail stores throughout the country, and make it available for pre-sale both in store and online prior to its launch.

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  18. Hamish Couch Honored for Excellence in ManufacturingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | 24-7 Press Release

    Hamish Couch, Chief Executive Officer of Anika Natural Products, was recently named a VIP member of Worldwide Branding. This special distinction honors individuals who have shown exceptional commitment to achieving personal and professional success.

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  19. Lockheed Martin And Duke Energy Sign 17-Year Renewable Energy PactRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Pollution Online

    Lockheed Martin has entered into a 17-year power purchase agreement for solar-generated electricity produced by Duke Energy Renewables. The renewable power purchase, which is expected to produce 30 megawatts of solar energy for the U.S. national grid, will provide clean energy across all Lockheed Martin domestic business segments.

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  20. Sellers' MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Santa Fe Reporter

    Those can be tough cards to read, of course, and very few people recognized the toxic assets poisoning our economy to the tune of 8 million lost jobs and 6 million lost homes as they approached. But a recently filed lawsuit raises questions as to whether the Public Service Company of New Mexico is making just that kind of deal.

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