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2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

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Sen. Mark Udall tours the Siemens Test Wind Turbine at the National Wind Technology Center just south of Boulder, Colorado, in 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Udall, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

6 hrs ago | Pollution Online

Spiraling Investments In Renewable Energy Drives The Wind Power...

GIA initiates research coverage on the global "Wind Power" market, as part of its ongoing multiple research projects on diverse industries and markets.

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

10 hrs ago | Live Science

Seals May Use Wind Farms as Hunting Grounds

A harbor seal tagged with a GPS phone tag as part of a study of offshore wind farms and seal hunting grounds.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, GPS, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

15 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials

Estimates by federal agencies that they in effect threw away nearly $100 billion last year should infuriate taxpayers.

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

15 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

Wind Turbine Manufacturer Hiring 800 People In Colorado As Orders Pile Up

While the politics of fracking has taken hold of election-year energy discussions in Colorado, the wind power industry is quietly surging.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US News, Liberal Political News

15 hrs ago | Alternative Energy Stocks

China Poised For Significant Expansion In Wind Power Generation

Electricity generation in China has increased 9.6% annually, from 2005 to 2013, reaching 5,425.1TWh of electricity.

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

19 hrs ago | Express India

Swift green clearances to make Madhya Pradesh power surplus:CM

Enthused by swift green clearance to a "number of projects" in Madhya Pradesh, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today asserted that the state would be power surplus in next four years and supply electricity to others.

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

22 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

Maryland Offshore Wind Auction Date Set, New Jersey Auction Proposed

News of further follow-through on President Barack Obama's Climate Action Plan broke over the course of the past two weeks: The Department of Interior and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced plans to auction nearly 80,000 acres of Atlantic Ocean waters off the coast of Maryland and proposed leasing another 344,000 acres off the New Jersey ... (more)

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US Governors, Martin O'Malley

Yesterday | Courier News

Wind preferable to nuclear, coalWind preferable to nuclear,...

Wind preferable to nuclear, coal Environmental impacts can't be ignored, but don't compare to more dangerous energy sources Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rv2GW3 An offshore wind facility similar to this one is planned for Cape Cod.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Department of Energy, Opinion

Yesterday | Juan Cole

Green Energy Robin Hood: India Doubles Tax on Coal to Fund Solar and Wind

This is just a small list of initiatives that India plans to implement in the renewable energy and the environment protection sector.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Solar Energy, US News, Liberal Political News

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

EMA removes 'hard cap' on solar energy supply

This move means more solar power can be provided to the national power grid, according to the Energy Market Authority.

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

The Washington Post

It's pop-ups vs. solar panels on Shepherd Street NW in Columbia Heights

The Columbia Heights residents believed they were doing the right thing by installing solar panels on their two-story homes on Shepherd Street in Northwest Washington.

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Related Topix: Columbia Heights (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, The Washington Post Company

Boston.com

Transmission projects aim to tap Canadian hydroelectricity

But there's a big problem: getting it here. At least five major transmission projects - some estimated to cost more than $1 billion to build - have been proposed to connect New England to this plentiful power source to the north.

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Related Topix: Tewksbury, MA, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Hydroelectric Power

BayStreet.ca

Power4Patriots Responds to Power Outages with Plea to Get off Grid

Hurricane Arthur recently knocked out power for people living on the East Coast.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Natural Disasters

WVIZ-TV Cleveland

Cargo Shipments Increase For Antwerp-Cleveland Trade Route

In late April, the Fortunagracht dropped anchor in Lake Erie, marking the first half of its inaugural voyage.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

U.S. offers leases off Jersey Shore for wind energy projects

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.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Rush Holt, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US Senate, Senator Bob Menendez, New Jersey

Green Left Weekly

Victoria's wind farms denied permits to upgrade

Numerous wind farm developments across Victoria may face termination due to the highly inflexible and restrictive nature of the Denis Napthine government's anti-wind farm laws and permit rules.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Feds to announce SC ocean wind tracts in North Myrtle Beach

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.

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Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, North-Myrtle-Beach, SC, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Georgetown, SC, Solar Energy

Forbes.com

Wind Turbines Could Rule Tornado Alley

The reason that Pilger, Nebraska was so badly hit by tornados last month is the same reason that wind is a great energy source in Tornado Alley .

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

BlueOregon

Pacific Power's got you hooked on Coal

Check your electric bill. Does it say Pacific Power on it? Then let me be the first to tell you: you are addicted to coal.

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

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