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2 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development
Washington, July 22, 2014-Scientists may have overcome one of the major hurdles in developing high-efficiency, long-lasting solar cells-keeping them cool, even in the blistering heat of the noonday Sun.
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6 hrs ago | Globe and Mail
The green high-yield craze in the United States is too hot and full of wind. The latest antidote to meagre interest rates is the so-called "yieldco" - collections of wind farms and solar plants.
10 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online
Jackson-based CMS Energy Corp. announced the plans Tuesday, saying it's a part of an effort to diversify the use of renewable energy by Consumers Energy.
Energy coalition rallies against public utilities The Sunshine State Clean Energy Coalition is against new power plants and wants energy saving programs Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1mxlhZC The environmental groups, known as the Sunshine State Clean Energy Coalition , are hoping big public utilities save more energy and ... (more)
Sen. Mark Udall tours the Siemens Test Wind Turbine at the National Wind Technology Center just south of Boulder, Colorado, in 2013.
Poll: 60% back carbon tax if used for renewables Americans oppose carbon tax - unless the money is returned to them or used for renewables.
This move means more solar power can be provided to the national power grid, according to the Energy Market Authority.
Estimates by federal agencies that they in effect threw away nearly $100 billion last year should infuriate taxpayers.
This is just a small list of initiatives that India plans to implement in the renewable energy and the environment protection sector.
Power cuts would bug octogenarian surgeon Rudra Kumar Varma so much that few years ago he took a decision that not only solves his energy problems but also helps the environment.
Already locked in its third dry year, an ongoing drought could complicate California's battle against global warming and make it more expensive, officials said.
The Obama administration last week announced plans to sell leases for nearly 344,000 acres of seafloor off the New Jersey coastline to companies that want to build wind energy turbines, a significant step toward the development of wind farms off the Jersey Shore.
It is also significant that the announcement will be made in North Myrtle Beach because it recognizes the work the city and the North Shore Wind Team have done to position North Myrtle Beach as the logical place for transmission lines from the farms to move into the landbound power grid.
Australian-trained Shi Zhengrong rode to fleeting financial glory when his solar photovoltaic firm Suntech Power soared after listing on the New York Stock Exchange, valuing his stake at more than $3 billion in late 2007.
Things are looking up for a family living in a Habitat for Humanity home in West Charlotte.
Ethanol and other biofuel mandates and subsidies got started when politicians bought into claims that we are rapidly depleting our petroleum, and fossil-fuel-driven global warming is boiling the planet.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 01:08 pm
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