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2 hrs ago | Buildings

Wind Energy Prices at an All-Time Low

Combined with a strong installed capacity, the 2013 Wind Technologies Market Report, compiled with the help of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, also finds nearly 4.5% of the nation's electricity is provided by wind power due to low prices that encourage utilities to choose wind for affordable, renewable energy.

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

3 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Report: EPA CO2 Rules A Huge Boon To The Wind Power Industry

Federal regulations forcing coal-fired power plants to retire could present a huge business opportunity for the wind power industry, according to a government report .

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Environment, Science, US News, Conservative Political News

6 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Gone with the wind: Jordan cancels plans to build 5 additional wind...

Gone with the wind: Jordan cancels plans to build 5 additional wind power plants due to lack of support from the Gulf The ministry cancelled the projects due to the grid's constraints at present and inability to absorb more loads, Hamed said in a phone interview this week.

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

10 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

Nine Finalists Vie for Energy Storage Innovation Awards

Spurred on by technological advances and supportive government policy, intelligent energy storage is emerging as a commercially-viable alternative to adding electricity generation capacity or constructing new power plants.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, California, Tehachapi, CA

14 hrs ago | StockMarketsReview.com

Unlikely Bedfellows: Mines That Run On Solar Or Wind Power

Mining companies are often seen as dinosaurs when it comes to making changes that will benefit the environment, but that perception may be shifting as some companies turn to renewable energy to cut costs and lighten their carbon footprint.

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

Wed Aug 20, 2014

KMVT Twin Falls

Open House Held At ATIC Building

Twin Falls, Idaho The Advanced Technology and Innovation Center is the newest building on the CSI campus.

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Related Topix: Twin Falls, ID, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Mayor's energy awards help meet EPA standards

Dignitaries cut a carbon ribbon to kick off the project. Applicants have until the end of the year to apply for the awards for their use of green energy.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Missouri Government, Missouri

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

New festival in Crosbyton celebrates wind power

"It's to educate people on wind energy," city administrator Margot Hardin said. "We're going to celebrate through arts and music and food."

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Crosbyton, TX, South-Plains, TX

CE News

New study finds price of wind energy in U.S. at an all-time low

Washington, D.C. - Wind energy pricing is at an all-time low, according to a new report released by the U.S. Department of Energy and prepared by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory .

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

KMIZ

Missouri utilities look to Kansas for wind energy

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.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Inhabitat

Massive Floating Sails Could Harness Wind and Wave Energy to Power Copenhagen's Electric Grid

Artist Felix Cheong designed Oscillating Platforms, a proposal for an off-grid floating art installation submitted to the 2014 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition .

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

Sys-Con Media

Wind Energy Veteran Gary Kanaby Joins Wetzel Engineering as Director of Sales and Marketing

Gary will be responsible for business capture activities including growing marketshare among wind farm owners and operators.

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

Plymouth Evening Herald

Energy firm AIM-ing high

Rame Energy may be a Plymouth company, but with its core business firmly in South America, the AIM-listed energy producer is a true international powerhouse.

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Related Topix: Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Boat Disaster, Devon County, England, United Kingdom, Industrial, Generation

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chattanooga Times Free Press

FERC approves Clean Line to transmit wind power from Oklahoma to Tennessee

A Houston company that plans to build a $2 billion transmission line from Oklahoma to Tennessee has gained approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to negotiate power rates and bilateral agreements for all of its proposed 3,500 megawatt electricity route.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

The Baltimore Sun

Italian firm wins Maryland offshore wind leases

An Italian renewable-energy company won the rights to develop offshore wind projects in nearly 80,000 acres of Atlantic waters off Maryland's coast with an $8.7 million bid Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Andy Harris, Republican, US House of Representatives, Maryland Government, Maryland, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

International Business Times

Australia's Renewable Energy Sector Suffers from Scrapping of Biggest Solar Power Station

Steam rises from the stacks of the coal-fired Jim Bridger Power Plant outside Point of the Rocks, Wyoming in this file photo taken March 14, 2014.

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Contra Costa Times

Monterey clipper to replace old salmon boat at Pittsburg Marina

For years, the yellow wooden boat that pays homage to Pittsburg's commercial fishing industry past has marked the entrance to the marina.

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Related Topix: Monterey, CA, Marina, CA, Pittsburg, CA, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Arkansas Times

FERC approves wind power project that includes Arkansas

Talk Business reports on news that Plains and Eastern Clean Line has received federal approval for a project to deliver wind-generated electricity to several states including Arkansas.

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

Sys-Con Media

China Wind Power Provides Update

The Company is looking for his replacement. "The management and board sincerely thank Wendell for his contributions over the last six years," said Mr. Jun Liu, Chief Executive Officer, China Wind Power.

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

Newkerala.com

India 5th in wind power generation with 1,700 MW added in 2013

India ranked fifth among top ten wind power producers in the world by adding 1,700 MW capacity in 2013, a global report on renewable energy said.

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