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Taiwan committed to developing renewable energy: President Ma

Ma Ying-jeou speaks at the Youth Policy Forum in Taipei, Aug. 31. (File photo/Fang Chun-che) President Ma Ying-jeou reiterated Sunday that Taiwan remains committed to the development of renewable energy and will continue pursuing new energy resources. “This is an … Continue reading

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RPT-Cavernous Swiss power plant undermined by renewable energy

(Repeats story published on Sunday, with no changes) * Utilities Axpo, Alpiq build huge pumped storage plants * Flood of midday solar power undermines business model * New projects in Switzerland, Austria, Germany put on ice * Pumped storage remains … Continue reading

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Renewable Energy Now Accounts For 80% Of New Generation (What’s The …

Policy Politics Published on September 1st, 2014 by Tina Casey 6 September 1st, 2014 by Tina Casey  According to the latest report from the International Energy Agency, renewable energy now accounts for 80 percent of new generation among the 34 … Continue reading

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Alabama A&M professor leading the charge in renewable energy

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – Alabama may not yet be at the forefront of the renewable energy movement, but an Alabama AM University mechanical engineering professor isn’t waiting around. Dr. Showkat Chowdhury, who’s been teaching mechanical engineering at AM for the past dozen … Continue reading

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Review calls for Renewable Energy Target cuts: what it means

The Conversation The long-awaited review of Australia’s Renewable Energy Target has been released and, as widely predicted, has recommended winding back or even scrapping the various parts of the scheme. We asked Conversation readers for their questions about the review, … Continue reading

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Taiwan committed to developing renewable energy: President Ma

Taipei, Aug. 31 (CNA) President Ma Ying-jeou reiterated Sunday that Taiwan remains committed to the development of renewable energy and will continue pursuing new energy resources. “This is an era when people should not give up any energy options,” Ma … Continue reading

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Cavernous Swiss power plant undermined by renewable energy

(Adds link to graphic) * Utilities Axpo, Alpiq build huge pumped storage plants * Flood of midday solar power undermines business model * New projects in Switzerland, Austria, Germany put on ice * Pumped storage remains crucial to balance EU … Continue reading

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‘Challenges’ to SA’s renewable energy targets

SOUTH Africa can afford to be more ambitious in its renewable energy targets, according to a World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) report. Key to competitive renewable tariffs would be more local content which would offset a depreciating rand, as … Continue reading

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Time for renewable energy

By Emily Tokarowskieaston@wickedlocal.com Posted Aug. 31, 2014 @ 11:01 am Article source: Article Source

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The RET review cares only about coal profits, not renewable energy

Let’s not beat around the shrubbery: the review of the renewable energy target (RET) led by Dick Warburton was a sham designed from the very start to conclude that the RET should be wound back. If you don’t agree with … Continue reading

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