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Odisha MP for greener, sustainable energy for his constituency

New Delhi: With an aim to provide energy access to people with greener and sustainable alternatives, a Lok Sabha MP has planned a host of development activities in his constituency based on renewable energy. Second-time Lok Sabha MP Kalikesh Narayan Singh … Continue reading

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New solar plant to be built in Northern Colorado

An aerial view of what a 22-megawatt solar energy facility at Platte River Power Authority’s Rawhide Energy Station near Wellington will look like. The facility is expected to be completed in 2016.(Photo: Rendering courtesy of Platte River Power Authority) A … Continue reading

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Solar Energy Doesn’t Have to Be a Luxury Item

Margie Vicknair Pray, 62, who retired from her job in oil and gas safety in Houston, lives in a 1,000-square-foot home on a half-acre in Lacombe, Louisiana, north of Lake Ponchartrain. In the summer, her electricity bills ran between $185 … Continue reading

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The truth behind Costa Rica’s renewable energy

This month, Costa Rica’s state-run electricity company announced that the country had gone 75 days using only renewable resources for electricity. Costa Ricans are the first in the world to power their country for so long without the use of … Continue reading

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West Lothian renewable energy entrepreneur highlights the power of positive …

We produce renewable Bio Fuels, including wood pellets and wood chip for the residential and commercial sectors, plus Combined Heat and Power (CHP) and Biomass Boiler Technology. Biomass Boiler technology is sold to commercial customers who have a large heat/steam … Continue reading

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Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy to use Syngenta’s Enogen tech

In Minnesota, Syngenta announced that it has signed a commercial agreement with Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy(SIRE) to begin using Enogen corn enzyme technology at its Council Bluffs, Iowa, ethanol production facility following the 2015 harvest. SIRE is the third Iowa plant to sign … Continue reading

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H. STERLING BURNETT: Pulling the plug on renewable energy

All these promises were false, and the public and more-honest politicians have seen through the sales pitch. Now, support for renewables is as unreliable as the energy it provides. To guarantee a market for renewables, green lobbyists fought successfully for … Continue reading

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Achieving California’s goal of sustainable energy future

Not so long ago, the idea that renewable energy could be relied upon to power our electric grid was considered far-fetched and too expensive. But having spent 40 years involved in the field, first as a legislative staffer and later … Continue reading

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Achieving California’s goal of sustainable energy future

Not so long ago, the idea that renewable energy could be relied upon to power our electric grid was considered far-fetched and too expensive. But having spent 40 years involved in the field, first as a legislative staffer and later … Continue reading

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Cartwright applauds Schuylkill’s progress in alternative energy

U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-17, experienced his first time inside of a windmill on a tour Friday at the Iberdrola Renewables Locust Ridge 2 Wind Farm near Shenandoah. “What I wanted to do was I wanted to climb to the … Continue reading

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