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  1. FirstEnergy Corp. (FE) Declares $0.36 Quarterly DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    FirstEnergy Corp. declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 17th, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 7th will be given a dividend of 0.36 per share by the utilities provider on Saturday, September 1st.

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  2. Solarize Johnson County reaches second goalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KCRG

    Solarize Johnson County say residents in the county have until August 2 to go to an educational event and they must commit to getting solar through the program by August 31. The program is giving Johnson County and West Branch residents a chance to learn more about solar power by hosting events to learn more about solar power during the following educational events: - Thursday, July 19, 6:30 p.m. at Illuminate Lighting , 565 Cameron Way, North Liberty - Thursday, Aug. 2, 6:30 p.m. at Johnson County Health and Human Services Building, 855 S. Dubuque Street, Iowa City Solarize Johnson County says the next benchmark is 250 kW and their final threshold to bring down the cost of power in the county is 350 kW.

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  3. What Is Climate Change? Everything You Need To Know About Global WarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Teen Vogue

    ... with the facts. back into space. Climate change refers to the environmental phenomenon through which this solar energy, which is responsible for heating the planet, is prevented from being reflected back into space because of the presence of ...

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  4. Tackling real-world problems with the poorest of the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | Stanford

    Amid the buzz in the studios housing the Design for Extreme Affordability course, Julia Osterman enthusiastically shows off something often taken for granted: a refrigerator. This refrigerator, though, stands out: It's a solar-powered, collapsible model designed for small-business people in Uganda who sell chilled drinks in areas where electricity and ice are scarce.

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  5. Corporate Sourcing of Renewables: Market and Industry TrendsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Infrastructure USA

    ... alia: bioenergy; geothermal energy; hydropower; ocean energy, including tidal, wave and ocean thermal energy; solar energy; and wind energy. Sleeved PPA - A contract under which the developer sells the electricity and associated attributes directly ...

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  6. Duke Energy contributing to EPRI study on solar-power forecastingRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Duke Energy Corp. is one of three utility companies participating in - and contributing money to - a $2.6 million Electric Power Research Institute effort to develop more accurate techniques to forecast solar-power production and manage its variability.

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  7. Capital Dynamics to buy stakes in two California solar power plantsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PE Hub

    Capital Dynamics has agreed to acquire a 32 percent and 25 percent equity stake in two Imperial Valley, California-based solar power plants, CSolar South and West respectively. No financial terms were disclosed.

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  8. Contrasting JinkoSolarRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    JinkoSolar and MaxLinear are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings and institutional ownership. 25.7% of JinkoSolar shares are held by institutional investors.

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  9. Learn MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Minnesota Cities

    ... transform energy systems. With electric utilities creating more of their power from green sources like wind and solar energy, gas-powered vehicles are now the top emitter of greenhouse gases in the U.S. Ross says that puts the issue squarely in the ...

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  10. Investment in renewable energy drops as fossil fuel use risesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Engadget

    Global investment in renewable energy is on the decline, according to the International Energy Agency . The energy watchdog says there's a significant contradiction between the statements governments make regarding their attitudes to renewables , and the tangible action being taken.

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  11. A Foundation of Trust Is How the Sharing Economy ThrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    Like many of you, I absolutely love the sharing economy. Just today I used an Uber lift-riding service, booked an Airbnb house in Cape Town and hired some temporary workers through Wonolo.

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  12. Londoner ditches mortgage and 'unfulfilling' life to build eco-homeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    ... Solar panels sit in a field on Kris Harbour's property in the welsh countryside. His self-built home is run on solar energy from these panels Kris stands in the doorway of the workshop he built onsite so he can continue to craft properties on the ...

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  13. Researchers Develop New Solar Sailing Technology For NASARead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ECNmag

    Spacecraft outfitted with sails and propelled by the sun are no longer the stuff of science fiction or theoretical space missions. Now, a Rochester Institute of Technology researcher is taking solar sailing to the next level with advanced photonic materials.

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  14. Yeah, the Isles of Shoals are pretty - " but, man, check out that microgridRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    Before we delve into details of creating a clean-energy microgrid on scenic Appledore Island, a question: Would you rather hear about battery chemistry, recharge rates and load-balancing, or would you rather hear about bird poop on solar panels? "We initially put some effort into cleaning the panels, but honestly we just kind of let it go and hope for rain," said Ross Hanson, head engineer of the Shoals Marine Laboratory.

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  15. Drones Market for Energy Industry Dynamics, Forecast, Analysis and Supply Demand 2017-2025Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SBWire

    Drones have transformed aerial surveys and inspection services. Development in battery technology and sensors has vastly transformed the operations of drones.

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  16. As solar adoption and investment have increased, low-income residents have been left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    California has done a good job of moving toward renewable power, but the PUC is working to bring solar power to low-income communities. Scott Pruitt's recent exit as head of the Environmental Protection Agency followed 17 months of federal deregulation and dysfunction.

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  17. Editorial: California should kill electrical grid power playRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    The California Legislature should kill a power play that would hand control of its electrical grid to a new regional board that would manage power for the entire West. Assemblyman Chris Holden's plan - AB 813 - is tempting. 1 comment

  18. Rail Wheel and Axle Market to Surpass Revenues Worth US $5 Bn by 2026 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... on the roof of the train and batteries and electric motors are connected in the other diesel compartment. Solar energy produces voltages from 600 V to 800 V and a railway engine also needs 750 V to 800 V to propel the rail. The global railway ...

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  19. Fossil-fuel doublespeakRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Participants are seen in silhouette as they look at a screen showing a world map with climate anomalies during the World Climate Change Conference 2015 at Le Bourget, near Paris, France, December 8, 2015. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/File Photo Participants are seen in silhouette as they look at a screen showing a world map with climate anomalies during the World Climate Change Conference 2015 at Le Bourget, near Paris, France, December 8, 2015.

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  20. Pattern Energy Group Target of Unusually High Options TradingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Pattern Energy Group Inc was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Investors acquired 4,603 put options on the stock.

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