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Challenges and risks of renewable energy use in China

At this year’s annual Eco Forum Global Conference in southwest China’s Guiyang city, developing and investing in a green economy was the key issue for many discussion panels. CCTV reporter Liu Yang had the chance of talking to the Prosperity … Continue reading

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Environmentalists worry promoting natural gas will overshadow efficiency …

What started out as a statewide initiative to promote energy efficiency and renewable energy now has been expanded to include a statewide push to sign up new natural gas customers as part of a 10-year expansion of the distribution network … Continue reading

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Renewable Energy Holds Key: Scientist

HYDERABAD: “It is very important to promote efficient energy requirements through renewable energy sources,” said Amory B Lovins, Chief Scientist and Chairman Emeritus, Rocky Mountain Institute, Colorado. He was here in the city for an interactive session with fellow physicists, … Continue reading

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Senate leader Reid steers push to turn Nevada into renewable energy mecca – Tribune

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s dream of masterminding the Saudi Arabia of renewable energy in the Nevada desert seems so close that not even the membership of a little-known federal agency can be left to chance. The Democrat’s interest in … Continue reading

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Iowa ruling boosts renewable energy

By: Dan Shaw July 11, 2014 3:44 pm Wisconsin advocates of renewable energy are predicting an Iowa Supreme Court decision released Friday could be a step toward a building boom in solar panels, biodigesters and similar generation devices. Alliant Energy … Continue reading

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Thinking of career in renewable energy? 6.5m jobs up for grabs

There may now be as many as 6.5 million direct and indirect jobs in renewable energy, according to updated data from the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena). Earlier assessments had put the global estimate at 2.3 million jobs in 2008 … Continue reading

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Power to the people with renewable energy cooperation

In this edition of Business Planet we see how the European Network of Renewable Energy Source Cooperatives – known as REScoop – is making it easier to meet the EU’s target of 20 percent of the region’s energy being from … Continue reading

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How UNC is creating a renewable energy future

The University of North Carolina’s 17 campuses, extending from the mountains to the coast, are as diverse as the state’s terrain. However, they all share one thing: recognition of the importance of greater adoption of renewable energy on their campuses. … Continue reading

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Why are we so negative about renewable energy?

Greater Cleveland has a long and storied history supporting experimentation of invention and innovation. The most recent example being the Global Center for Health Innovation that was heavily funded by Cuyahoga County taxpayers, in the hope that a center that … Continue reading

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Move to restore federal funding for renewable energy encourages CEO of Maine …

PORTLAND, Maine — Chris Sauer, chief executive officer of Ocean Renewable Power Co., said Friday he’s pleased that federal lawmakers restored funding to a program that’s provided his company with about $17 million since 2008 and could help the tidal … Continue reading

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