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It’s renewable energy where the Chinese can really help us

<!– remove the whitespace added by escenic before end of tag –> By Geoffrey Lean 11:10AM BST 20 Oct 2015 Comments Much of the talk – and even more of the controversy – surrounding President Xi Jinping’s visit has been … Continue reading

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UN’s Chief Environment Scientist Scolds UK Over Renewable Energy

Clean Power Published on October 20th, 2015 by Joshua S Hill 2 October 20th, 2015 by Joshua S Hill  The UN’s chief environment scientist has rapped the UK on the wrist for its current renewable energy policy, calling it perverse. … Continue reading

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Renewable Energy Cuts Wholesale Cost Of Energy

Clean Power Published on October 20th, 2015 by Joshua S Hill 12 October 20th, 2015 by Joshua S Hill  A new report has concluded that renewable energy is cutting the wholesale price of energy as well as decreasing the impact … Continue reading

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A renewable energy success story above the Arctic Circle

KOTZEBUE, Alaska — An autumn rainstorm was moving across the Kotzebue Sound in late September as Matt Bergan stopped by the power plant to check how much renewable electricity was flowing into this northeastern coastal community. Four miles outside town, … Continue reading

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Oak Park approves 12-month electric contract, debates renewable energy plan

A new electrical aggregation contract should save money for Oak Park residents, but board members are still debating what to do with the renewable energy surcharge attached to the new rate. At the Oct. 19 board meeting, trustees unanimously approved … Continue reading

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Farmers help Iowa lead the way on renewable energy

Buy Photo Chris Soules(Photo: Charlie Litchfield/The Register)Buy Photo Born and raised in Iowa, I have been honored to serve and appreciate the agriculture industry my entire life. Together with my parents Gary and Linda, I co-own Soules Farms in northeast … Continue reading

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Let’s commit to be a leader in renewable energy

For nearly two decades, Alberta consumers have counted on the competitive electricity market to deliver reliable, affordable power. Power generators have responded, more than doubling the province’s electricity supply to meet the needs of Canada’s fastest growing population and economy. … Continue reading

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‘Green Tea’ Party? Far right Republicans, liberal Democrats aligning on …

LANSING, MI — Rep. Jeff Irwin is a proud progressive, and Rep. Gary Glenn is widely considered one of the most conservative Republicans in the Michigan legislature. But they’re working together on an energy package that would encourage renewable energy … Continue reading

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Google’s newest renewable energy investment: Africa’s biggest wind farm

(Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP) Google has made a reputation for itself in recent years as a major investor in renewable energy. And this morning, the company announced its newest investment: a wind power project in Kenya that, when completed, will be … Continue reading

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China steps up efforts to tackle curtailment of renewable energy

BEIJING China is urging its top wind and solar power production provinces to prioritize transmission of renewable energy over conventional energy sources as it seeks to get more clean power onto the grid. China has installed more wind farms than … Continue reading

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