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Renewable energy contributes 14.9% UK electricity in 2013

Renewables accounted for 14.9% of UK electricty generated in 2013, up from 11.3% in 2012, according to the latest statistics released on Thursday. The Department of Energy and Climate Change’s (DECC) report found a 30% increase in electricity generation rfom … Continue reading

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UNC system explores large-scale renewable energy project

University of North Carolina system leaders attending this week’s Appalachian Energy Summit said they are exploring options for a large-scale renewable energy project. The third annual summit of the UNC Energy Leadership Challenge was hosted by Appalachian State University Monday … Continue reading

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Singapore PE Fund Invests $40 Million In Indian Renewable Energy Company

Clean Power Published on August 1st, 2014 by Mridul Chadha 1 August 1st, 2014 by Mridul Chadha   A wind energy project at Kanyakumari (Tamil Nadu) India Indian renewable energy companies are fast attracting investments from international companies and funds … Continue reading

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Marin Voice: Avoiding conflict through renewable energy independence

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent actions threaten the financial stability of Russia’s neighbors in Europe and Ukraine. Putin recently cut off liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplies to Ukraine and may have provided Russian separatists with the rocket that shot down … Continue reading

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Garbage in, garbage out: why the latest renewable energy target review is trash

There is a pungent aroma emanating from the latest piece of economic work being spruiked by the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) about the claimed economic disaster that is befalling the nation, because of the renewable energy target … Continue reading

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Renewable energy Pee power

Aiming for ten more minutes on Twitter “URINE and faeces to you”, explains a dodgy sewer-manager in one of Reginald Hill’s crime novels, “is bread and butter to me.” And he is not the only one. The BioEnergy Team, led … Continue reading

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Fact check: Commission candidate on renewables’ costs

Doug Little(Photo: Handout photo) MEDIA: Speech. WHO SAID IT: Doug Little, retired businessman in the software industry. THE RACE: Arizona Corporation Commission. THE FORUM: “Arizona Horizon” debate aired June 25. THE COMMENT: “Nuclear has a leveled cost of about 2.5 … Continue reading

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EDITORIAL: Potential breakthrough in renewable energy storage?

When the wind doesn’t blow or when the sun doesn’t shine, those sources of green energy obviously can’t generate renewable power. That’s the well-known downside of renewable energy. Lacking an efficient and economical way to store green power — to … Continue reading

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You Can’t Just Flip A Switch: Bringing Renewable Energy to the Developing World

Carlos Pascual, the Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs for the State Department, spoke last week on the new geopolitics of energy and what challenges and opportunities this presents for the future. Most notably, he emphasized the need … Continue reading

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Opening land to renewable energy could make Az ‘solar capital’

Reporter profile More by Matthew Seeman Latest Most Commented Sheriff: Man assaulted after Northwest Side beer theft Free back-to-school immunization clinic set for Saturday Streetcar ridership on track with forecasts3 Radar van locations, traffic incidents today’s gas prices Pima College … Continue reading

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