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Matched ‘hybrid’ systems may hold key to wider use of renewable energy

The use of renewable energy in the United States could take a significant leap forward with improved storage technologies or more efforts to “match” different forms of alternative energy systems that provide an overall more steady flow of electricity, researchers … Continue reading

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Victorian renewable energy companies ‘cut nearly one in 10 jobs’

Melbourne’s leading renewable energy companies have cut nearly one in 10 jobs over the past year owing to uncertainty in the sector, according to an environment group that is calling on Victorian Labor to implement a state-based renewables target if … Continue reading

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Renewable energy bank boss linked to Uriarra solar company

The head of Australia’s largest public renewable energy finance organisation helped found the company behind the controversial solar farm at Uriarra Village and retains a stake in the firm.  Clean Energy Finance Corporation chief executive Oliver Yates was a foundation … Continue reading

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Hybrid Energy Systems Key To Future Of Renewable Energy

Clean Power Published on November 27th, 2014 by Joshua S Hill 1 November 27th, 2014 by Joshua S Hill  As the spread of renewable energy generation continues and countries expand to allocate more resources to increasing the overall percentage of … Continue reading

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Renewable energy overtakes nuclear as Scotland’s top power source

Renewable energy in Scotland from wind farms, hydro power plants and other clean technologies provided the single largest source of electricity to the country for the first time, in the first half of 2014, new industry figures will show on … Continue reading

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CIMB Thai ups focus on renewable-energy sector

The bank has been giving great importance to renewable energy and Thailand has potential producers in the sector, president and chief executive officer Subhak Siwaraksa said yesterday. The demand for electricity in the Kingdom and nearby countries is expected to … Continue reading

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CIMB Thai ups focus on renewable-energy sector

The bank has been giving great importance to renewable energy and Thailand has potential producers in the sector, president and chief executive officer Subhak Siwaraksa said yesterday. The demand for electricity in the Kingdom and nearby countries is expected to … Continue reading

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GE: Minnesota can accommodate significantly more renewable energy

GE’s Energy Consulting business (NYSE: GE) served as the lead technical consultant for the recent Minnesota Renewable Energy Integration and Transmission Study (MRITS), performed by the Minnesota utilities and transmission companies in coordination with the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO), and … Continue reading

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GE: Minnesota can accommodate significantly more renewable energy

GE’s Energy Consulting business (NYSE: GE) served as the lead technical consultant for the recent Minnesota Renewable Energy Integration and Transmission Study (MRITS), performed by the Minnesota utilities and transmission companies in coordination with the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO), and … Continue reading

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Labor refuses invitation to resume renewable energy target negotiations

Labor has rebuffed an invitation from the Abbott government to resume negotiations over the renewable energy target because no specific concessions were offered to break the deadlock between the major parties. The environment minister, Greg Hunt, and industry minister, Ian … Continue reading

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