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  1. Firms fined over energy saving missRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Cravenherald.co.uk

    Two power generation firms are to pay penalties totalling A 39 million following their failure to deliver energy saving measures to low-income households. Regulator Ofgem said it has secured a record A 28 million payment from North Yorkshire-based Drax Power for not meeting targets under the government's Community Energy Saving Programme .

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  2. Indonesia's - Toothless Mandate' for Biofuel Seen Hurting PalmRead the original story

    10 min ago | The Washington Post

    ... increase biodiesel blending to 20 percent in 2016, requiring more than 8 million tons of palm oil, according to the Energy Ministry. The country boosted the amount of biodiesel blending to 10 percent from 7.5 percent in September 2013 and ordered ...

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  3. South Terminal budget grows 10 percent to accommodate larger shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - In a move officials say will bring more wind turbine activity to the city, the budget for South Terminal was increased by $10 million to widen the channel and accommodate larger vessels. The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center said changes in the schedule of the Cape Wind project, America's future first offshore wind farm, mean New Bedford will now receive all of the components needed to erect wind turbines in the ocean.

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  4. Ofgem said it has secured a record 28 million payment from North Yorkshire-based Drax PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Northern Echo

    Two power generation firms are to pay penalties totalling A 39 million following their failure to deliver energy saving measures to low-income households. Regulator Ofgem said it has secured a record A 28 million payment from North Yorkshire-based Drax Power for not meeting targets under the government's Community Energy Saving Programme .

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  5. Bolton selectmen support solarRead the original story

    17 min ago | The Item Extra

    In a short meeting last week, selectmen approved a letter supporting solar energy. The request from Environment Massachusetts was to send a letter to governor-elect Charlie Baker to support using solar power, seeking to have 20 percent of the state's power from solar by 2025.

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  6. Waste-burning power plant goes aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | BBC News

    ... waste treatment hub, would help Scotland meet its ambition of becoming a zero waste country. The system, known as an "energy recovery facility", allows electricity to be generated from waste that would otherwise be buried as landfill. He told the ...

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  7. Energy revolution spells doom for German villageRead the original story

    46 min ago | KDWN

    Five days a week, a giant machine eats its way through soil at the Jaenschwalde open-cast mine in eastern Germany, exposing the brown coal buried beneath. Lignite, as this form of compressed peat is known, is becoming an increasingly important part of Germany's effort to phase out nuclear energy.

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  8. Save Loch Urr group hits out at windfarm plansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Record

    ... to E.ON and Dumfries and Galloway Council that our areas is already doing more than its fair share for renewable energy. "We need to let the Scottish Government know that our area is not prepared to be a dumping ground for windfarms." Keith Mycock ...

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  9. Can China really reach its ambitious goals for clean energy?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    Andrew Leung says China's second gas deal with Russia is another part of Beijing's ambitious push to use cleaner energy, to ultimately create an eco-civilisation President Xi Jinping invoked a vision of "ecological civilisation" for a "beautiful China" through quality, efficient and low-carbon development. Russian President Vladimir Putin was not prominent at the Beijing Apec summit.

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  10. U.S. Solar Stocks Lose Their ShineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    Falling energy prices and the new Republican leadership have halted the momentum of solar shares over the last few months, with short interest shooting up and solar ETFs experiencing heavy redemptions. Solar shares were one of the success stories of last year's stock market rally as evidenced by the 124% gain seen in the Guggenheim solar ETF TAN .

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  11. Northern Electric Expands Production of E-Houses for the Oil and Gas Industry.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... The Northern Group. The Northern Group, Inc. and its affiliates and subsidiaries, Northern Electric, Inc., Northern Energy and Power, LLC and National Energy Services and Investments, LLC is a nationwide contractor with niches in: electrical ...

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  12. Made in Richmond, CA Gift Boxes Now Available for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... on heavy industry and evolving into a "home front" for innovation in biotechnology, green technology, alternative energy and diverse food manufacturers. Richmond's dynamic business environment is complimented by diverse neighborhoods, pristine ...

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  13. Guest View: Elections matterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... by NStar and National Grid will make it that much harder for those of us who have been working to position state energy policy to help the offshore wind industry. Finally, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission's recent decision to push back the ...

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  14. Tasmania big net beneficiary from RET, Australia Institute report findsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    Tasmania is a big net beneficiary of the Renewable Energy Target given the dominance of hydro and wind power in the state, according to a report by The Australia Institute. Tasmania is a big net beneficiary of the Renewable Energy Target - contrary to industry complaints - given the dominance of hydro and wind power in the state, according to a report by The Australia Institute.

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  15. Crescent Dunes NV solar Plant Works Day & Night w/ Molten Salt StorageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    "Take an exclusive look at this revolutionary solar energy plant that works day and night.This is the world's first 110 MW solar thermal power plant with advanced molten salt energy storage, The Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project located in Tonopah, NV."

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  16. Colorado lab tests 'smart home' to talk to gridRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... in the garage, it could talk to the solar PV system on the roof," said Hannegan, a scientist at National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden. These "talking" appliances can also read a weather forecast calling for a sunny afternoon. This tells ...

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  17. A woman waits to file taxes at an office in Hanoi. Photo: Ngoc ThangRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Vietnam's legislature approved a draft of tax relief measures on Wednesday, including a highly-anticipated move to make all advertising tax-deductible. The country's Corporate Tax Law currently allows businesses to deduct a maximum 15 percent of their advertising expenditures as a cost of doing business.

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  18. Net Energy Metering -- Are We Capitalists Or What?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I have been a scientist in the field of the earth and environmental sciences for 33 years, specializing in geologic disposal of nuclear waste, energy-related research, subsurface transport and environmental clean-up of heavy metals. I consult on strategic planning for the DOE, EPA/State environmental agencies, and industry including companies that own nuclear, hydro, wind farms, large solar arrays, coal and gas plants.

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  19. Investors wanted for new solar farmRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Developed in a partnership between Wiltshire Wildlife Energy Community and Swindon Commercial Services, planning permission has been granted for a 5MW solar farm at Braydon Manor, near Purton , generating the equivalent power for 1,400 homes. To fund the A 2.7m construction, locals are being given the chance to invest in the project, which WWCE is forecasting will offer a return of about seven per cent.

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  20. Enbridge Inc. Acquires Interest in $650 Million Value Wind Portfolio From E.ONRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... that is a safe, reliable and proven asset operator." Enbridge has invested approximately $3 billion in renewable energy assets over the past five years. Upon closing, the acquisition of these two wind farms will bring Enbridge's total net generating ...

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