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Ormat Completes Financing for McGinness Hills Phase 2

Ormat Technologies, Inc. today announced that its wholly-owned indirect subsidiary, OFC 2 LLC, and its project subsidiaries , have signed a $140 million loan to finance the construction of the McGinness Hills Phase 2 project in Nevada.

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Related Topix: Ormat Technologies, Semiconductors, NV Energy, Electronics, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Kos

Solar voltaic energy production nearly doubles in U.S. in 2014

Here's some good news that may brighten up your day: US electrical generation from renewables hits 14.3%.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy, Biomass, Wind Power

Ghanamma.com

Coal Power Plant Establishment Is Another 'Devil' To Ghana

Growing concern about Ghana's consistent power crisis and rising energy prices has sparked a rush to build a new coal power plant.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Environment, Science, Agriculture

Walta Information Centre

Japan to provide loan for geothermal power, other projects: Ambassador

According to Ambassador Markos Tekle, Ethiopia's Ambassador to Japan, the Japanese government used to largely extend aid to Ethiopia in the forms of assistance and technical support.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Nicaraguan ambassador promotes renewable energy in Washington

By Peter Tase Caribbean News Now contributor WASHINGTON, USA -- On August 14, 2014, the first international programs round table series of the American Council on Renewable Energy was held, which focused on "Renewable Energy in Latin America and the Caribbean: Policy Reform and Market Growth in Mexico and Central America."

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Renewable Energy Group, Daniel Ortega, Wind Power

InvestorIdeas.com

Geothermal Power Approaches 12,000 Megawatts Worldwide

August 27, 2014 In 2013, world geothermal electricity-generating capacity grew 3 percent to top 11,700 megawatts across 24 countries.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, Financial Markets, Wind Power, Solar Energy

Inhabitat

The Sustainable Sesseljuhus is the Heart of Iceland's Solheimar Ecovillage

The Solheimar ecovillage that I visited while on holiday in Iceland was full of interesting takes on environmentally conscious architecture.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Asia News Network

JAKARTA: Legal barrier to geothermal development in Indonesia removed

Indonesia's House of Representatives passed on Tuesday the new Geothermal Law, eliminating the legal barrier for the development of the country's geothermal resources, which are among the largest in the world.

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Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Lawmakers Take Up Underground Energy Mandate Geothermal Vote Could Be Costly

California lawmakers may decide this week whether San Diego County utility customers must underwrite a new fleet of geothermal power plants.

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Related Topix: California, San Diego County, CA, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, San Diego Gas and Electric, Coachella, CA, San Diego, CA

Benzinga

4 Companies That Could Benefit From Boosted Interest In Geothermal Power

While investors have been focused on alternative energy sources such as wind , water and solar power , there's another renewable source that's been relatively ignored.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Solar Energy, Calpine

Seeking Alpha

Geothermal Power Producers - Lowest Levelized Cost, Base Load Compatible And A 100-Year History

I was researching fuel costs for power generation when I stumbled on a most interesting report by the federal government.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Channelnewsasia.com

Indonesia passes law to tap volcano power

The Indonesian parliament on Tuesday passed a long-awaited law to bolster the geothermal energy industry and tap the power of the vast archipelago's scores of volcanoes.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

JD Supra

Renewable Energy Update -- August 2014 #4

Workers at a state-of-the-art solar plant in the Mojave Desert have a name for birds that fly through the plant's concentrated sun rays: "streamers," for the smoke plume that comes from birds that ignite in midair.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alameda County, CA

Mon Aug 25, 2014

jdsupra.com

Renewable Energy Update -- August 2014 #5

The five-member Board of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has unanimously voted to approve 10-year energy efficiency targets that will vault America's largest municipally-owned utility, which provides service to around 3.9 million people, to national leadership in energy efficiency.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), California, Solar Energy, Wind Power

Hispanic Business

Fitch Downgrades Coso Geothermal Power Holdings LLC's 2007 Pass-Through Trust Certificates to 'C'

The rating downgrade to 'C' is based on Fitch's expectation that the project will fail to meet a pari passu reimbursement obligation under a drawn letter of credit due in .

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, Environmental Law, Law

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

This dog park, which provides more than 9,000 square feet of s... )--The Resources Global Professionals San Diego office was recently named one of the San Diego Business Journal's "2014 Best Places to Work" )--ViewSonic and NaviSite to Showcase NVIDIA GRID at VMworld 2014.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Sacramento, CA

Electric Energy Online

Calpine to Acquire Fore River Generating Station in New England

Calpine Corporation announced that it has agreed to purchase a nominal 809 megawatt, combined-cycle power plant and related plant inventory from Exelon Corporation for $530 million, or approximately $655 per kilowatt, subject to working capital adjustments.

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Related Topix: Calpine, Energy, Weymouth, MA, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy)

USA Today

The Caribbean goes geothermal

The Caribbean Goes Geothermal By Melissa Pandika Forget the white-sand beaches and astonishing biodiversity.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Geology, Science, Solar Energy

Forbes.com

Geothermal Power Steaming Over Wind And Solar Energies

With a background in economics and public policy, I've covered domestic and international energy issues since 1998.

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AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: The Power Man Speaks of Power Cuts

Factories and business enterprises are incurring losses due to the recurrent power outage in cities.

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Related Topix: World News, Ethiopia, Africa, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Solar Energy

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