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  1. Wind farm firm to unveil solar energy scheme at Syderstone exhibitionRead the original story

    3 min ago | Lynn News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. An energy firm which won a lengthy legal battle to build a wind farm close to a West Norfolk village has now unveiled plans to build a solar farm nearby.


  2. Going net-zero energy in planned communityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Portland Tribune

    Ankeny Row, a new, net-zero-energy Craftsman townhouse project in Southeast Portland, marks another advance in the city's green building movement. The six-unit complex, finished in late-March, sits on Ankeny Street near Southeast 25th Avenue in Portland's Buckman neighborhood.


  3. Falmouth seeks expansion of hotel room taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Cape Cod Times

    Town officials want a more expansive rooms tax in Falmouth, but they'll need town meeting approval to ask the Legislature for a special law to do so.  If town meeting members approve Article 7 at its special town meeting next week, then selectmen will pursue a plan to apply the room occupancy tax to its 312 time-share units and 7,200 seasonal single-family residences when those properties are rented out to travelers. The town's 1,322 hotel units are subject to the tax.


  4. Solar Power Makes Electricity More Accessible On Navajo ReservationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | National Public Radio

    Leo Thompson stands in front of his isolated home, where he has lived for 35 years, on the Navajo Nation reservation. Like an estimated 18,000 Navajos homes, his his isn't connected to the electrical grid - it's a half-mile from the nearest line - and until recently Thompson used a generator for power.


  5. New York State College's 'Field of Dreams' Goes SolarRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Triple Pundit

    Supportive government policy frameworks in "sunny" New England and Mid-Atlantic states such as Massachusetts, Vermont, New York and New Jersey have led to booming demand for and installations of solar photovoltaic energy systems. The Northeast's regional solar boom has led residential, commercial and utility-scale PV project developers from the West Coast to head east.


  6. #EarthDayEverydayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Ecology Global Network

    This Earth Day, let's commit ourselves, our families, and our communities to work toward a brighter environmental future. I'll be taking part in a service learning project tomorrow with Washington, DC's Earth Conservation Corps to help clean up the Anacostia River, and I encourage you to serve at an Earth Day event in your community.


  7. Penske, Calif. County Win EPA Clean Air AwardRead the original story

    24 min ago | Heavy Duty Trucking

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized Penske Truck Leasing and Sonoma County Fleet Operations as two of the seven winners of its Clean Air Excellence Award. Penske Truck Leasing won a Clean Air Excellence Award in the Clean Air Technology category for its work in spec'ing, operating, and maintaining fleets of alternative-fuel vehicles that include natural gas, propane, electric, and diesel-electric hybrids.


  8. Going net-zero energy in planned community - Tuesday, 21 April 2015 07:00Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The Newberg Graphic

    Ankeny Row, a new, net-zero-energy Craftsman townhouse project in Southeast Portland, marks another advance in the city's green building movement.


  9. Robin Energie Signs Agreement to Expand Use of Nexant RevenueManagerRead the original story

    26 min ago | Freshnews

    SAN FRANCISCO & UTRECHT, Netherlands -- -- Nexant , a leading provider of customer-centric software solutions, today announced Robin Energie, a unique customer- and service-oriented energy supplier selling gas and power to residential customers in the Netherlands, has signed an agreement to expand its license contract for Nexant RevenueManager software. Nexant RevenueManager is a fully integrated, customer care, billing and contract management software platform.


  10. University of Piraeus tests first solar-powered electric car charging stationRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | EKathimerini

    GreeceA's first solar-powered charging station for electric cars ensures 100 percent green energy and was recently launched by the Piraeus University of Applied Sciences. It is still in the experimental stage and is being used for training and research purposes.


  11. Renewable power firm connects 3,000 rural dwellers from Kihansi basin .Read the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | IPPMEDIA

    Seen in the photo is the power house of Mwenga hydroelectric power production, a local renewable energy firm and subsidiary of Rift Valley Corporation. Mwenga Hydro will extend its network to Kihansi basin and build an additional 205 km of high voltage and low voltage power lines, connecting an additional 3,000 new rural customers.


  12. GoLocalWorcester | News | Guest MindSetter: Emma Bailey: The Benefits of Solar Power in MARead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Go Local

    Homeowners in Massachusetts who are looking to reduce their dependence on local utility firms often turn to solar power. Indeed, Massachusetts ranked fourth in the nation in solar electric capacity installed in 2014 despite being ranked only 14th in population and 44th in area.


  13. Q&A with green campaigner Martin HeathRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    MARTIN Heath is the co-founder of the Basingstoke Energy Co-operative and the Hampshire Renewable Energy Co-operative and is also a member of the Basingstoke Transition Network. The father-of-four was born in West London and moved to Basingstoke in 1970 when he was 12, attending Cranbourne School and Queen Mary's College.


  14. Indian stock market and companies daily report (April 21, 2015,...Read the original story

    57 min ago |

    Indian markets are expected to open on flat note tracking the SGX Nifty and most of its Asian peers. U.S. markets moved nearly offset last Friday's losses, although they remain below their recent highs.


  15. USM Studios' Programming Focuses on the EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Renewable energy, sustainable living, the greening of America - these are a few of the Earth Day topics USM Studios ' programming covers in upcoming segments. As state and national leaders debate the affect of climate change on the planet, the award-winning media company offers a variety of subject matter touching on the environmental concerns affecting the nation and world at-large today.


  16. USPTO Grants Early Algae Patents to OriginClear InventorsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    The inventors included OriginClear co-founders, Nicholas and Riggs Eckelberry. "We contributed these early patents to our French joint venture, Ennesys , to support that fast-growing startup," said Riggs Eckelberry, OriginOil CEO.


  17. Dog parks in St. Pete now offer solar power charging areasRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Four dog parks in St. Petersburg will offer people something more than a place to play fetch. It's a move by the city to become greener.


  18. Immense possibilities of cooperation between France and Madhya PradeshRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Central Chronicle

    Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that there are immense possibilities of cooperation between France and Madhya Pradesh in sectors like energy, renewable energy, tourism, infrastructure development, drinking waster supply and urban development. The Chief Minister held discussions with a French delegation led by its Consul General Perrin here today.


  19. ExxonMobil's dangerous business strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Today.Az

    ExxonMobil's current business strategy is a danger to its shareholders and the world. We were reminded of this once again in a report of the National Petroleum Council's Arctic Committee , chaired by ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson.


  20. Let's Count the Reasons for Liking ListsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... Top 10 Oddly Specific Dating Websites, 10 Animal Candidates for Genetic Resurrection, 10 Alternatives to Alternative Energy, and (read this only only if you dare!) 10 Terrifying Diseases Caused by Parasites In Your Eyes. Mental Floss varies the ...