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  1. Japan's Trade Ministry Seeks to Double Budget for Energy SavingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... yen for the development of clean energy. The allocations include 10 billion yen to support surveys for geothermal power generation and 4 billion yen for a floating offshore wind project in Fukushima, according to the document. As for hydrogen ...

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  2. MRP chief executive Fraser WhinerayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBR Newsroom

    The future wholesale price of electricity is already rising, following decisions by three of the country's electricity generators to close more than 1000 megawatts of installed generation capacity that runs on gas and coal. One slide shows that since balance date, some eight weeks ago, the wholesale electricity settlement prices on the ASX electricity futures market have risen by some $6 per MWh, to about $80 for electricity delivered in 2017.

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  3. Higher future power prices loom as generators cut gas, coalRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    The future wholesale price of electricity is already rising, following decisions by three of the country's electricity generators to close more than 1,000 Megawatts of installed generation capacity that uses gas and coal to run. Auckland-based generator-retailer Mighty River Power highlighted the shift in slides accompanying its earnings announcement for the year to June 30. One slide shows that since balance date, some eight weeks ago, the ASX electricity futures market has shown wholesale electricity settlement prices rise by some $6 per MWh, to around $80 for electricity delivered in 2017.

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  4. Africa: Developing Nations Need U.S.$133 Billion Geothermal Investment By 2030 - ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... billion by 2030 from $7.4 billion today, the CPI said. Considered an important alternative to fossil fuels, geothermal power can be accessed by building generating stations to harness the power of natural, underground heat. "Geothermal has the ...

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  5. U.S. Geothermal Short Interest Down 5.9% in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... operates power plants that utilize geothermal resources to produce energy. The Company owns and operates geothermal power plant projects that include Raft River, Idaho; San Emidio, Nevada; and Neal Hot Springs, Oregon. The Company also has ...

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  6. NDP candidate in it to win Foothills seatRead the original story

    Wednesday | Western Wheel

    The NDP candidate for the Foothills riding is as concerned about the price of oil as any Albertan - in fact she is part of the oil and gas sector. "I am not about shutting down oil and gas," said Foothills NDP candidate Alison Thompson said.

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  7. Costa Rica wants to be carbon neutral by 2021. Here is some of the progress being madeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Inside Costa Rica

    ... this pledge, but none with the ambitious timeline that Costa Rica-a country rich in hydroelectric and geothermal power sources-aims to meet. If it reaches this target, it will likely be the first country in the world to officially achieve carbon ...

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  8. Developing nations need $133 bln geothermal investment by 2030-reportRead the original story

    Wednesday | Reuters

    ... billion by 2030 from $7.4 billion today, the CPI said. Considered an important alternative to fossil fuels, geothermal power can be accessed by building generating stations to harness the power of natural, underground heat. "Geothermal has the ...

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  9. Research report explore the Global Geothermal Power Generation Industry 2015 Market Research ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PR-inside.com

    The Global Geothermal Power Generation Industry 2015 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Geothermal Power Generation industry. The Global Geothermal Power Generation Industry 2015 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Geothermal Power Generation industry.

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  10. Solar energy to light up Baku's streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Today.Az

    Deputy Head of the State Agency on Alternative and Renewable Energy Sources Jamil Malikov said the issue of lighting up homes and streets in Baku with the help of solar panels is being considered. Offering 2,400-3,200 hours of sunshine per year, Azerbaijan has good potential for solar electricity and heat generation.

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  11. Council leader 'made fracking U-turn'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | BBC News

    Michael Jones, the Conservative leader of Cheshire East Council, said he would back plans to drill for shale gas if the process is found to be "safe". Labour Councillor Sam Corcoran accused Mr Jones of making a U-turn, going back on "assurances" he gave last year.

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  12. RusHydro Board of Directors to discuss engineering policyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | AK&M

    ... generating company comprising 61 hydroelectric power plants, 2 hydroelectric pumped storage power plants, 3 geothermal power plants in Kamchatka Krai, the Kalmyk wind power plant, the only Russian tidal power plant, as well as the dikes of the ...

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  13. Deutsche Bank Reiterates "Buy" Rating for CalpineRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... ( NYSE:CPN ) is a wholesale electricity generator. The Business owns and manages natural gas-fired and geothermal power plants in North America. It sells wholesale power, steam, capacity, renewable energy credits and ancillary services to its ...

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  14. Genesis 'comfortable' for now with Huntly closure decisionRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Scoop

    ... a combination of low demand growth, the rising availability of baseload generation from 'always on' geothermal power stations, and improved capacity to shift electricity load between the North and South Islands after completion of the Cook Strait ...

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  15. Huge gold reserves are hiding in reservoirs of water within active volcanoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Daily Mail

    ... contain huge amounts of the metals. They estimate a single well drilled into the reservoir beneath Rotokawa Geothermal Power station Waikato, on New Zealand's North Island, could yield up to $2.7 million (A 1.7 million) of gold a year. Researchers ...

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  16. Hellishei i geothermal power plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Iceland Review

    ... are being overused. He told RAsV that geothermal heat is not renewable to any extent. Projects at the geothermal power plants in HellisheiA i and Reykjanes went ahead with too much speed, in his opinion. Much debate has been going on lately ...

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  17. Philippines' coal-power plans unsettle clean-energy investorsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Reuters

    GRAPHIC: Philippine coal imports: reut.rs/1Puay2k By Erik dela Cruz MANILA, Aug 24 Plans to boost the Philippines' coal-fired power capacity by more than 25 percent in just three years will be a cheap solution to the country's precarious power supply but bad news to investors in clean energy. A total of 25 coal-fired power stations are in the pipeline with capacity totalling 12,200 megawatts, according to an updated list of power projects published by the Philippine Department of Energy last month.

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  18. New wind plant under test in AzerbaijanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Today.Az

    State Agency on Alternative and Renewable Energy Sources conducts test trials on a new wind plant Yeni Yashma, the agency reported. "As of today, simultaneous testing of 18 of the total 20 turbines of the power plant is underway.

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  19. Editorial Roundup: Yomiuri Shimbun - Devise effective measures ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... there has been hardly any progress in the introduction of other renewable energy, such as wind power and geothermal power. This is said to stem primarily from the significant amount of time it tends to take to develop such energy sources - from ...

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  20. Preserve old Hawaii with plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | West Hawaii Today

    Conservation, sustainability, environmental protection, native species, global warming, air quality and industrial pollution are popular topics in almost anyone's conversation these days. We are concerned about protection of our islands' air, soil and water, our forests, seashores, rivers and wildlife.

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