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Record Wind & Solar Keep The Lights On In NSW As Coal & Gas Went Missing

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6 mentions7 days ago
February 17th, 2017 by Giles ParkinsonOriginally published on RenewEconomy. Oh, the irony. NSW is one of the most coal-dependent states in Australia, with renewable energy contributing less than 10 per ...

Enel Green Power Reported 124% Jump In Renewable Energy Capacity Addition For 2016

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February 13th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraOriginally published on CleanTechies. Enel’s Global Renewable Energies Division reported a record-breaking jump in capacity addition last year. Enel Green Power reported that it added ...

Outback Power takes professional solar training to the road

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OutBack Power Technologies, a specialist in off-grid and Grid/Hybrid renewable energy products and systems, announced a two-month roadshow, touring more than 20 cities to deliver the latest in renewable energy ...

Eos and Siemens Launch Industry-Leading Battery Storage Solutions

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Solar Decathlon Launches Innovative Entrepreneurs Donald Trump and the Solar Industry 6 US Cities Where Solar Installers Can Thrive Is Tesla Right to Buy SolarCity? Solar Power International 2016: Opening ...

US solar power employs more people than oil, coal and gas combined

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Solar energy in the US employs more people than traditional coal, gas and oil combined, a report has found, in a revelation that could undermine Donald Trump’s argument that green ...

Solar jobs soar as Maryland prioritizes renewable energy

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Matt McDonough and his crew rolled up to the Brookly Park home around 8 a.m., unloaded their ladders, harnesses and tools, and got to work tiling another roof with solar ...

The state of residential solar power

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Don't panic, but we will need to generate approximately 15TW of usable energy from renewable (carbon-neutral) sources by 2050 in order to stabilize the atmospheric CO2 concentration. And purely in ...

Renewable Energy Mandate Proves Effective In Michigan

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State renewable portfolio standards (RPS), which require regulated utilities to procure a certain amount of clean energy, have been a major driver of renewables development across the U.S. Highlighting that ...

Apple to Add 200 MW of Solar Power to Reno Data Center

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LAS VEGAS, NV --(eSolarEnergyNews)-- NV Energy and Apple announced today they have reached an agreement to build 200 megawatts of additional solar energy in Nevada by early 2019. The projects ...

Smart cities get connectivity guidance from Connected City Blueprint

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A new strategic document backed by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) aims to help smart cities structure their connectivity plans. As reported by Smart Cities World, the first “Connected City ...

UK’s Leverton & Sons Offering “Eco-Hearse” Option

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January 28th, 2017 by James AyreWe’ve previously reported about a hearse made from a Tesla Model S, an option created for those who prefer their final car journey to be ...

Victory: These Two Cities Just Committed to 100% Renewable Energy

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Pueblo, Colorado and Moab, Utah, this week became the 22nd and 23rd cities in the U.S. to commit to transition to 100 percent clean, renewable energy. The Pueblo City Council ...

Jobs in solar, wind power are growing 12 times faster than U.S. economy

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The shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy is inevitable, since coal, oil and gas are far more finite than wind or sunlight. And because fossil fuels also emit greenhouse ...

292 Megawatt Solar Power Installation Under Way in Brazil −

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February 7th, 2017 by Steve HanleyItalian utility company Enel has announced its subsidiary, Enel Green Power, will shortly commence construction of the largest solar power installation in South America — ...

Solar Power

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Below is a quick overview of solar power today. Below the overview, I’ve also added a number of additional solar power resources which are worth exploring if you want to ...

Gamesa Plans $2.6 Billion Wind & Solar Investments In India

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February 13th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraOriginally published on CleanTechies. Spanish renewable energy giant Gamesa has announced massive plans to implement utility-scale wind and solar power projects in the Indian state ...

Wind Power Surpasses Hydroelectric in a Crucial Measure

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The wind industry crossed an important threshold in the United States last year, exceeding the generating capacity of The nation’s fleet of dams has long stood as the top renewable ...

Australia positioned to be renewable energy superpower

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The old joke says the questions in economics exams don't change from year to year, but the answers do. Welcome to the economics of energy and climate change, which has ...

Infographic: More Workers In Solar Than Fossil Fuel Power Generation

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Energy Renewable energy has made impressive strides in the U.S. in recent years. According to a new report from the U.S. Department of Energy, solar power employs more people than ...

Offshore Wind Seen Now as Cheapest Large-Scale Renewable Power Source in U.K.

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Anna Hirtenstein for Bloomberg News:U.K. offshore wind power is on target to become the cheapest source of large-scale clean energy, surpassing the government-mandated price target four years early. The levelized ...

Mytrah Energy Announces $1.9 Billion Solar & Wind Energy Investment In India

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February 13th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraOriginally published on CleanTechies. One of the leading independent power producers in India’s renewable energy sector has announced a huge investment plan in the state ...

State-By-State Breakdown Of Plug-In Electric Vehicle Boom

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4 hours ago by Steven Loveday The good news is that even though California has more EVs than any other state, some other markets are now growing even faster than ...

IKEA Canada ‘walking the walk’ on investing in renewable energy with wind farm buy

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For the fourth time in the past half dozen years there is a new owner of the Wintering Hills wind farm in Drumheller, Alberta. But this time, the new 100 ...

Scotland Aims For 50% Renewable Energy By 2030

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January 25th, 2017 by Joshua S HillScotland’s Government has published its draft energy strategy vision through 2050, which includes a target to deliver the equivalent of 50% of the energy ...

China to launch renewable energy certificate scheme for wind and solar

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NDRC say that under the program, energy producers will be issued with tradeable certificates guaranteeing that electricity has been generated from a renewable source. Each certificate will represent one megawatt ...

Solar Power In New York Jumps 795%

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State-supported solar power projects in New York increased nearly 800 percent from December 2011 to December 2016 says the state’s Governor, Andrew Cuomo. 64,926 installations were in place by the ...

Electric Vehicle Battery Prices Are Falling Faster Than Expected

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February 13th, 2017 by Steve HanleyOriginally published on Gas2. A report in Ward’s Auto dated February 7th says EV battery prices are falling faster than expected and could be lower ...

Google’s Chilean Data Center Receiving Power From South America’s Largest Solar Project

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January 27th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraOriginally published on CleanTechies. The largest solar photovoltaic project in South America has started supplying electricity to Google. Acciona Energia has announced that it has ...