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  1. New Study Examines Increasing Demand for Eco-Friendly Homes in D.C. MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    A new study, produced by the first ever public-private partnership on real estate and green homes, revealed that real estate listings which highlight eco-friendly, high-performance home features perform above average in the Washington, D.C. market. To better address consumer expectations for more information regarding a property's energy efficiency, MRIS is adding 14 new MLS HPH fields including ENERGY STAR Cooling and Heating Systems, LEED for Homes certification , and HERS index scores .

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  2. Multiple Sclerosis May Be Cured By Eczema And Athlete's Foot Creams, Researchers SuggestRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | International Business Times

    IN PHOTO: Matoula Kastrioti, 46, who suffers from multiple sclerosis, enters the sea with a "Seatrac", a solar-powered device that allows people with kinetic disabilities to enter and get out of the sea autonomously, at a beach in Alepochori, west of Athens July 12, 2013. Founded by a team of Greek scientists in 2008 and covered by European and U.S patent laws, the Seatrac device operates on a fixed-track mechanism which allows up to 30 wheelchairs to be moved in and out of the water a day - all powered by solar energy.

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  3. Baird to be questioned over NSW power industry saleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Green Left Weekly

    ... , that: "This inquiry will comprehensively ignore the impacts of electricity privatisation on the future of renewable energy. There will be no space for roof-top solar, wind or solar thermal. There will be no voice for technologies of the future ...

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  4. Earth Day, 2015: Learning from the past should shape what we do -- and don't do -- in the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... the United States willingly sacrifices its economy and the pocketbooks of utility customers on the altar of clean energy and international socialism, it is worth remembering how astoundingly wrong some of those other Earth Day false prophets have ...

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  5. U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for April 25Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    The unit represented something of an exponential improvement over existing photoelectric devices. The new cell was capable of a 6 percent energy conversion efficiency with direct sunlight, as opposed to about a 1 percent rate with earlier creations.

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  6. S. Korea, Brazil agree to bolster tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Korea Herald

    President Park Geun-hye and her Brazilian counterpart, Dilma Rousseff, agreed Friday to strengthen their countries' partnership by diversifying cooperation. " can become ideal partners in expanding cooperation in such high value-added areas as infrastructure, smart grids, renewable energy and health care," Park said in a news conference with Rousseff following their summit in Brasilia.

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  7. From natural gas to hydrogen via the Wobbe index: The role of...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy , Vol. 32, No. 9. , pp. 1235-1245, doi:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2006.07.024 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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  8. UW spring game previewRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... today's paper or previous issues. In a twist, Alliant is proposing to produce power from both fossil fuels and solar energy. The Madison-based utility is proposing a 2-megawatt solar generating facility next to the gas-powered plant. You draw the ...

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  9. SunEdison plans to start construction on first of five major Oahu solar farms this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    SunEdison Inc., one of the largest solar energy companies in the United States, plans to begin construction on the first of five major solar farms on Oahu in the second half of this year, with the other four being built through 2016, a company executive in the Hawaii office told PBN Friday. Earlier this year, California-based SunEdison and its power plant holding firm, TerraForm Power Inc., completed its $2.4 billion acquisition of Boston-based First Wind, which gave the company ownership of five utility-scale solar projects on Oahu.

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  10. Important Announcement: Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP announces that a federal securities class action has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased the common stock of ForceField Energy Inc. between September 16, 2013 and April 15, 2015, inclusive . ForceField purports to design, distribute and license alternative energy products and technologies in China and the United States.

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  11. New Issue of Sierra MagazineRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sierra

    ... solar panels to power your home. But did you know that you can lease a wind turbine? Matthew Kearns: Offshore wind energy activist, former member of the Sierra Club Long Island Group's executive committee, long-distance runner. Ever wonder what ...

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  12. MIT Clean Earth Hackathon breaks convention to foster innovative ideas for industryRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... Hagan. "Although we didn't win, we helped reimagine, recode, and refine the MassOTA's public online tool known as the Energy and Materials Flow and Cost Tracker. The agency's goal was to leverage crowdsourcing to finish this four-year-old app, but ...

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  13. New World Bank Support for Morocco to Increase Access to Healthcare and Boost Green EnergyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Washington, April 24th, 2015A - The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved today two projects totaling US$248.95 million to support Morocco's national health strategy and to promote clean energy and energy efficiency. In the health sector, the investment will finance increased access to and improved quality of public services for the benefit of poor and rural populations in disadvantaged regions.

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  14. LG 'Game Changing' Products Capture Three Coveted Edison AwardsaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Information Technology

    LG's game-changing ENERGY STARi 1 2 certified products honored at the Edison Awards ceremony in last night are the LG Curved OLED TV with webOSi 1 2 connected Smart TV platform , the LG EcoHybridi 1 2 Heat Pump Dryer and the LG Art Cooli 1 2 Gallery . The Edison Awards represent active contributors to the cause and purpose of innovation in the world, helping foster innovation and innovators to make a positive impact.

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  15. Joint Statement on Climate Change from the Premiers of Ontario and QuebecRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Premier of Ontario

    ... number of governments" and that "investing in the fight against climate change, especially in areas such as renewable energy, energy efficiency, and cleaner energy production, holds great promise for sustainable economic development and long-term ...

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  16. Book review: Slightly spooky 'Rock With Wings' is an enjoyable readRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... evil spirits and large, doglike creatures who roam at night. Endangered plants and the introduction of solar energy to people who disapprove of progress at the cost of the natural environment are thought-provoking, interesting elements. There is no ...

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  17. Postcard from... DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... include an indoor ski dome and a culture of 24-7 air conditioning, showed little regard for the environment. Nuclear energy was then considered the power of the future. Eight years on solar power is on the agenda and sustainability is finally being ...

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  18. Green energy job growth outpaces losses in coal industryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Far more jobs have been created in wind and solar businesses in recent years than have been lost in the collapse of the coal industry, and renewable-energy companies expect record growth in the United States this year. "I started this company in 2009, and I have seen tremendous growth since then," said John Billingsley, chief executive of Tri-Global Energy in Dallas.

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  19. a Heroesa program helps conserve energy and waterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    The city councils of Davis and Winters have voted to make the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy program available to local residents. Davis and Winters residents may begin submitting applications for HERO financing in summer 2015.

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  20. Re: Not quite 'by the numbers'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | EETimes

    ... but since WESH are more expensive, they probably take more resources, including more fossil fuels. WESH will save energy when operating, but may take more total energy if you include the whole cost. I'd like someone to research and report this. ...

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