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  1. Kauai utility on track to meet renewable energy goalRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    LIHUE>> Kauai's electric utility produces 40 percent of its power through renewable sources and is on track to reach its goal of 50 percent by 2023. Kauai Island Utility Cooperative expects new solar arrays and a biomass energy project to help 2016 greenhouse gas emissions fall below 1990 levels.

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  2. Concerns Raised Over Paris Climate GoalsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Truthdig

    ... involve what the analysis calls "the deployment of uncertain and at present controversial technologies, including biomass energy with carbon capture and storage ." Joeri Rogelj, energy programme research scholar at IIASA and co-author of the report, ...

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  3. Brexit presents economic opportunity for U.S. wood energy exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... the U.S. wood energy and the positive effects of the export for energy generation in Great Britain. As he writes, "Biomass generation provides significant greenhouse gas benefits to the U.K., due to reduced fossil fuel combustion. In addition, ...

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  4. David Suzuki: Will growing our fuels drive us to a cleaner future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Georgia Straight

    ... and, in many areas, conflicts around scarcity and political upheaval. The main biofuels are ethanol and biodiesel. Biomass like wood can also be burned directly for fuel, although that usually produces more greenhouse-gas emissions to produce the ...

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  5. Amit Kumar: WindShine is the way to goRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... favours soA lar energy with solar specific RPO, relatively, in comparison with other renewable technologies (like biomass or small hydro), wind holds an edge in adhering to non-solar RPO, which will be as high as 9 per cent by 2022. To keep ...

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  6. Renewable Energy Group Inc (REGI) Trading 2.9% HigherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    ... products and services while also providing conventional products and services. The Company is a producer of biomass-based diesel in the United States. Its segments include Biomass-based diesel, Services, Renewable Chemicals and Corporate and other ...

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  7. Less-Risky Argentina a Renewables Hotbed With $2 Billion AuctionRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... megawatts in operation in Argentina now, 300 megawatts of solar power, up from almost nothing, and 100 megawatts of biomass, hydropower and biogas plants. Companies already have more than 2 gigawatts of projects ready to participate in the event, ...

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  8. NASA Supports University's Unique Research With GrantRead the original story

    Yesterday | US News & World Report

    ... although each plays a special part. Emily Beagle has a National Science Foundation grant for her work on utilizing biomass in current combustion and energy plants. French energy company EDF has approved a major nuclear power plant project in ...

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  9. Is Hinkley C the right move for our energy needs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yeovil Express

    ... significantly below that of Hinkley. Just a few years ago, renewable electricity from wind, solar, hydropower and biomass accounted for just 6 per cent or 7 per cent of supply in the UK, but is now 25 per cent of the mix, an "astonishing ...

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  10. New Market Report: Hydropower in Venezuela, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SBWire

    ... wind (both onshore and offshore), solar photovoltaic (PV), concentrated solar power (CSP), small hydropower (SHP), biomass, biogas and geothermal. -Detailed overview of the global hydropower market with installed capacity and generation trends, ...

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  11. Training opportunities available to oil and gas workersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Deeside Today

    ... skills and find them employment in the sector" Inverness College UHI will train people in either electrical, solar, biomass or heat pumps, while Ayrshire College has places for people looking to work in renewables. West College Scotland has a range ...

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  12. Africa: Africa's First Biofuel Flights Take Off in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    ... responsible for much of the world's greenhouse gas emissions. "These are fuels manufactured from oils, sugars and biomass from plants, rather than from fossil fuels," the organisation said of biofuels. "Because plants remove carbon dioxide from the ...

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  13. Sustainability: Made in Germany, debated in perpetuityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    ... Institute, 35 per cent of German power supply was supplied by renewable energy sources such as solar, wind, biomass and hydro power. That is well in front of Australia where 14.6 per cent of the power supply was generated by renewable sources in ...

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  14. Redwood Community Energy plan could keep millions in Humboldt CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    ... Thursday evening. Jack Nounnan with Climate Crisis Humboldt attended to learn and voice his opposition to the use of biomass under RCE. He said he'd rather see other technologies utilized. “Solar, wind and waves. Anything that is going to get ...

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  15. Will growing fuels drive us to cleaner future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... and, in many areas, conflicts around scarcity and political upheaval. The main biofuels are ethanol and biodiesel. Biomass like wood can also be burned directly for fuel, although that usually produces more greenhouse gas emissions to produce the ...

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  16. Nearly half of UK electricity came from low-carbon sources like wind and nuclear in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... UK's biggest coal-fired power station, Drax, in North Yorkshire, switched another unit from coal to mostly burning biomass - most of which is wood pellets. Overall, renewable sources - which include onshore and offshore wind, solar farms, ...

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  17. Good Energy chief welcomes renewables breakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | This is Wiltshire

    ... UK's biggest coal-fired power station, Drax, in North Yorkshire, switched another unit from coal to mostly burning biomass - most of which is wood pellets. Overall, renewable sources - which include onshore and offshore wind, solar farms, ...

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  18. PHG Energy names energy industry veteran CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Construction & Demolition Recycling

    ... to date, and currently has two facilities under contract utilizing the company's patented technology to convert biomass-based material into clean synthetic fuel gas. The newest installation in Lebanon, Tennessee, is scheduled for completion this ...

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  19. Darling Ingredients: Don't Be Fooled By The Improved Biofuel Operating EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Seeking Alpha

    Darling Ingredients' share price has recovered from last year's plunge as its fuel segment's operating environment has gained strength and expectations of a broad price recovery has increased. The company's fuel segment is positioned to take full advantage of strong regulatory and political support for biomass-based diesel production via capacity expansions and increased feedstock demand.

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  20. Responses of Spartina alterniflora to Multiple Stressors: Changing...Read the original story

    Thursday | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    ... bay water). Our results demonstrate storm and drought stressors led to significantly less above- and belowground biomass than those in ambient rain conditions. Plants that were flooded at the low elevation had less belowground biomass, fine roots, ...

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