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1 hr ago | ABC News
ELIZABETH JACKSON: A green energy analyst says any changes to the Renewable Energy Target, which is currently under Federal Government review, will affect far more than the environmental sector in Australia.
5 hrs ago | The Brad Blog
Too much rain in AZ desert; Another toxic spill in Ohio River; New solar breakthrough; Wind energy prices hit all-time low; PLUS: Auto-magically cleaning up Baltimore Harbor... Rightwingers decry effort 'to register Democratic voters' following the killing of Michael Brown.
9 hrs ago | Business Journal
David Amster-Olszewski is founder and president of SunShare, one of the big players in the new, rapidly growing "community solar power" market.
13 hrs ago | Shiny shiny
When thinking of coffee shop waste, we always tend to think of piles and piles of cups, but the average coffee shop throws out around 22 pounds of coffee grounds a day too.
Green energy purchases by the ACT government will remain at just 5 per cent of total power use until at least 2018-19, according to a new report.
The Tennessee Valley Authority's board voted Thursday to retire the coal-fired Allen Fossil Plant in Memphis and replace it with a natural-gas facility, marking another step by the nation's largest utility to reduce its reliance on coal.
After a two-year campaign by 50 organizations in the Power Indy Forward Coalition , Indianapolis Power & Light has announced its intention to stop burning coal at its downtown Harding Street power plant in 2016 and close the unlined coal ash lagoons at the plant, located on the city's south side.
Sub-Saharan Africa will add more renewable energy projects in 2014 than it has in the last 14 years, according to research firm Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
A project to help businesses in Suffolk become more sustainable, and save money in the process, is among the winners in the 2014 Green Apple Awards which aim to recognise Britain's greenest companies, councils and communities.
Thanks to a $1.6 billion green energy loan from the feds, pilots are being blinded by glare as they fly over the Mojave Desert.
Initial plans for the site on land north of Netherfield Lane would generate locally sourced energy for around 4,600 homes.
Tesla Motors and other manufacturers have set their sites on achieving lower lithium-ion battery costs through economies of scale, which should enable power storage systems for solar energy.
Researchers at Michigan State University developed a new type of solar panel that is almost completely transparent.
In June, the Environmental Protection Agency released a proposal that offered specific emission targets for each state, the first of which would kick in by 2020.
Researchers have developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window.
For years, the yellow wooden boat that pays homage to Pittsburg's commercial fishing industry past has marked the entrance to the marina.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 08:23 pm
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