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2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

Government urged to opt for solar energy

Dr Osei Darkwa, Presient of Ghana Technology University College has urged government to adopt Solar Photovoltaic Energy Systems to ease the perpetual energy crises, mitigate against the high energy cost and avert environmental hazards linked to fossil fuel.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Windsor Beacon

Pricey VA wind turbines remain idle

ST. CLOUD, Minn. - Visions of a national wind energy bonanza have been a costly mirage for the Department of Veterans Affairs , even after five years of work and more than $3.7 million spent.

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Related Topix: St. Cloud, MN, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Energy, Alternative, Life, Veteran Affairs, Sundance Film Festival

ABC News

Renewable energy target doubt inspires New South Wales coastal town solar farm

A small coastal community on the New South Wales far south coast financing a solar farm has not been deterred by possible changes to the federal government's renewable energy target.

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Inverurie Today

MSPs welcome new local energy fund

The introduction of a 20 million local energy challenge fund for renewable energy projects across Scotland has been welcomed by Aberdeenshire East MSP Alex Salmond and North East MSP Christian Allard.

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Politics in the Zeros

Bill Gates says poor countries can't afford renewable energy

Those living in poverty need cheap energy to help them get a better life. Lectures by wealthy countries saying poor countries need renewable energy now to cut carbopn emissions is unrealistic and will keep them in poverty.

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Reuters

Cavernous Swiss power plant undermined by renewable energy

Deep in a Swiss mountain, workers have blasted out a cathedral-sized hole for a power plant that will help keep Europe's lights on, but the profit outlook for the 1.9 billion Swiss franc project has darkened since its construction began in 2008.

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The Las Vegas Sun

The people and politics behind Sen. Harry Reid's Clean Energy Summit 7.0

Former President Bill Clinton, left, waits backstage with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid before giving a keynote address during the National Clean Energy Summit 5.0 at the Bellagio Tuesday, August 7, 2012.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Alternative Energy, Energy, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Searchlight, NV, Las Vegas, NV

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Power Line

Why Renewable Energy Is Hopeless

At Watts Up With That? , Ed Hoskins spotlights the intractable problem with solar and wind power: much of the time, the sun isn't shining and the wind isn't blowing.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Wind Power, Solar Energy, US News, Conservative Political News

Examiner.com

Tucson's Children's Museum

Do you want a fun, interactive way for your children to learn about physical science? The Children's Museum is the place to go for S.T.E.A.M. Sundays.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Rooftop solar connection numbers tipped to slide by 60 per cent in ACT

Armada director Justin Ryan with some solar panels his company installed on an Ainslie rooftop.

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Seattle Times

Nicaragua’s latest revolution: a switch to green energy

How quickly can a nation wean itself from fossil fuels and move toward reliance on renewable energy? In the case of Nicaragua, very, very fast.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Banking, InterAmerican Development Bank, Financial Services, Daniel Ortega

Business Journal

Clean Energy Collective opens two Denver community solar arrays

Boulder-based Clean Energy Collective develops "community solar" power systems. Community solar allows individuals or businesses to lease or buy solar power panels and get credit for the renewable energy the panels generate.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Solar Energy, Xcel Energy, Colorado

Business Journal

Council aims for 100% green Austin Energy by 2030

Austin Energy could be a greenhouse-gas-free utility eventually, as the Austin City Council passed a measure requiring the utility to make larger investments in renewable energy.

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The Age

Australia's solar installers face another boom and bust

Solar energy installers are expecting a boom then sharp contraction of their businesses as the Abbott government prepares to take an axe to renewable energy support.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Deseret News

Solar energy users claim victory as 'sun tax' rejected

Jim French, who installed his first set of solar panels five years ago and recently added more panels, poses for a photograph at his home in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy, Salt Lake City, UT, Utah

Washington Examiner

Costs of coal power plant proposal challenged

The state's largest electric utility is underestimating the costs that will be passed on to customers under a proposal to shut down part of an aging coal-fired power plant in northwestern New Mexico, according to a regulatory filing made Friday by advocates of renewable energy.

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Daily Kos

Midday open thread: Obama's tan suit gets headlines, saving CDs, clean energy now at 22%

Quick question for white conservatives: Is it ever NOT okay to shoot dead an unarmed black man, by Laurence Lewis Numerous reports indicate that George W. Bush received at least one memo stating that al-Qaeda was plotting an attack on American soil prior to the attacks.

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Business Journal

N.C. ranks 10th for jobs in proposed clean-energy projects announced in Q2

Crews for contractor Alpha Technologies install solar panels at Geenex and Et Solar's 20-megawatt solar farm at the old Halifax Airport in Roanoke Rapids.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, North Carolina, Roanoke Rapids, NC

Business Journal

Mets could use more power on the field, but Citi Field itself has a new renewable-power deal

NextEra Energy , will help power the New York Mets' ballpark with renewable energy for the next three years.

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Related Topix: NextEra Energy Resources, Alternative Energy, Energy, Juno Beach, FL, Wind Power

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Age

We support renewable energy: Abbott

Prime Minister Tony Abbott insists his government still supports renewable energy, but won't say how he will respond to advice he dump incentives for new investments.

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