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Kiva Funds Renewable Energy Projects, Solar Lights and Clean Cookstoves

Air Quality Published on July 24th, 2014 by Jake Richardson 0 July 24th, 2014 by Jake Richardson  Kiva is a world leader in microlending and has helped many people pull themselves out of poverty by lending them money to start … Continue reading

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GEO presents at Illinois Renewable Energy Conference

WASHINGTON — Given its first opportunity to participate in the Illinois Renewable Energy Conference, the Geothermal Alliance of Illinois (GAOI) joined the Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) and its members to fulfill a day-long track of geothermal heat pump (GHP) presentations at the … Continue reading

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Portland utilities score high in renewable energy

Portland’s two large electric utilities are among the tops in the nation for renewable energy sales for big privately owned companies. According to a new study of the nation’s 32-largest investor-owned electric utilities, Portland’s largest electric utility, Portland General Electric, … Continue reading

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UK renewable energy subsidies capped at £200m a year

A ceiling of £200m a year will be placed on subsidies to some of the major forms of renewable energy from this autumn, affecting the funding of large-scale low-carbon installations from wind and solar farms to biomass-burning power plants. The … Continue reading

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Entergy Corp. ranks low in renewable energy and efficiency, report says – The Times

Entergy Corp. was the country’s sixth-largest, investor-owned power provider in 2012, selling more than 107 million megawatt hours of electricity to retail customers that year. But only a tiny sliver of that power came from renewable sources such as solar and … Continue reading

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Brownback’s office clarifies his position on renewable energy standards

Hours after Gov. Sam Brownback expressed support for gradually phasing out the state’s renewable energy standards, his office issued a statement saying otherwise. Brownback called for opponents of renewable energy standards to work out a compromise with wind energy supporters … Continue reading

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LETTER: Renewable energy will exhaust economy

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Big business calls for changes to Renewable Energy Target

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Renewable energy advocates decry proposed surcharge for solar panels

SALT LAKE CITY — Advocates for renewable energy gathered at Congregation Kol Ami Wednesday to urge the Utah Public Service Commission not to approve a $4.65 monthly surcharge that Rocky Mountain Power has proposed for customers with solar panels on … Continue reading

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Earth Wise: Renewable energy still small part of big picture

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