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8 Colleges That Are Energetic About Going Green

Doomed ferry’s sharp turn, slow evacuation probed April 18, 2014 Article source: Article Source

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Advocate: Agency Does A ‘Disservice’ With US Renewable Energy Projections

In December, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released a draft report projecting that the nation would get about 16% of its electricity from renewables by 2040. However, Ken Bossong, executive director of the Sun Day Campaign, says his analysis … Continue reading

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Schneider Analysis Finds Renewable Energy Would Cut Electricity Price

Clean Power Published on April 18th, 2014 by Giles Parkinson 1 Originally published on Renew Economy. Analysts at French-based energy components company Schneider Electric have concluded that extending or expanding Australia’s renewable energy target would lead to lower electricity prices, … Continue reading

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Why Shares of Renewable Energy Group Inc Plunged Today

By Travis Hoium More Articles April 17, 2014 Comments (0) Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes — just in case they’re material to … Continue reading

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Ukraine Seeks Renewable-Energy Boost to Counter Russia

Ukrainian officials say they’ve found a way to protect the nation from Russia: Go green. Ukraine is seeking U.S. investment in its biomass, wind and solar power industries. The idea is to use renewable energy to curb its reliance on … Continue reading

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Utah business leaders tour renewable energy sites

MILFORD, Utah – Salt Lake business owners toured southern Utah on Wednesday, learning about renewable energy. It’s part of an initiative by the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce to show off some of Utah’s natural resources. The business leaders are … Continue reading

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Evangelical Lutheran leaders argue for Ohio energy efficiency and renewable …

View full sizeAEP Ohio has shut down some of the boilers and cleaned up emissions from others at its Conesville, Ohio, power plant to meet federal emissions rules.PD file photo COLUMBUS, Ohio — Lutheran religious leaders have waded into the … Continue reading

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Most Ohioans support renewable-energy rules, poll says

More than 70 percent of Ohioans support the state’s renewable-energy requirements, according to a poll paid for by a clean-energy business group. The poll results were released this week as the Ohio Senate is considering a proposal that would rewrite … Continue reading

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South Africa Moves To Add More Renewable Energy

Clean Power Published on April 17th, 2014 by Joshua S Hill 1 South Africa occupies an interesting place in the world these days — one part Westernised country, one part African nation. A report from earlier this year identified the … Continue reading

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More Renewable Energy Needed To Avoid Catastrophic Climate Change

Clean Power Published on April 17th, 2014 by Guest Contributor 0 Originally published on IRENA’s website. IRENA’s Director-General, Adnan Z. Amin, urged the international community to fast-track renewable energy in the fight against climate change at the World Green Economy Summit … Continue reading

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