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  1. Gambia: Promoting Renewable Energy for Productive Use in the GambiaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    The Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry , in partnership with the GEF/UNIDO 4 project, has given a new lease of life to the promotion of renewable energy at its Private Sector and Renewable EnergyForum held on Tuesday at the Ocean Bay Red Croc Hotel in Cape Point, Bakau. Launched in The Gambia by the Energy Ministry some two years ago, this four-year project being implemented in The Gambia by the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation is a sub-regional exercise being funded from the Global Environment Fund .


  2. Is Solar PV Finally Mainstream?Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Architect Online

    As panels become more efficient and affordable, solar panels as a renewable energy source are gaining ground across the U.S.


  3. Enerdynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp. Announces Private PlacementRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Proceeds from the private placement will be used to acquire the rights to certain solar energy projects now under negotiation and for working capital purposes. If the Company fails to complete the acquisition of any of the Solar Projects, the net proceeds allocated for that purpose will be used for working capital purposes.


  4. Building a Viable Solar Marketplace in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Renewable Energy News

    In countries where there are established markets for alternative and renewable energy sources, economic and financial inducements such as feed in tariffs, tax incentives, net metering and self supply schemes have significantly driven market activities in the new energy sector and provided enabling environments for individuals, businesses and the government to play their respective roles in developing a more vibrant energy market. At the vanguard of these encouraging economic policies are industrialized nations affecting their economies positively and making an impact on the everyday lives of their people.


  5. Mining Leaders Prepare to Meet with Renewables Experts in TorontoRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    With energy accounting for 20 to 40 percent of operating expenses for mines, it has become a major focus of cost-savings for the sector. Mines are interested to understand how renewables can help lower energy costs and provide secure and stable power for remote and grid-connected sites.


  6. Coming 'very, very' soon W.H. inversion action - CEA chief to talk...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Politico

    COMING "VERY, VERY" SOON: W.H. INVERSION ACTION. So maybe they won't wait until after elections Or maybe they're just trying to scare Corporate America from jumping on the inversions bandwagon.


  7. Environment and Society: Where is the Disconnect?Read the original story

    15 hrs ago |

    September 18, 2014 Today, environmental issues are inseparable from social and economic problems. Yet, actions across these disciplines appear disconnected.


  8. New generation in 2014 mostly gas, solar, windRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Most new power plants placed in service in the first half of 2014 are powered by natural gas, with new solar and wind capacity coming in second and third, respectively, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Meanwhile, no new coal-fired electric generating capacity was added during that period.


  9. USDA Invests $68 Million in 540 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects NationwideRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Agriculture

    Secretary Vilsack made the announcement while in North Carolina to highlight USDA's investments in rural renewable energy projects, as part of the Obama Administration's 'all-of-the-above' energy strategy. It is the most recent of a series of USDA actions to strengthen the country's energy sector.


  10. American-made wind turbine bladesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    Sandia National Laboratories is helping makers of wind turbine blades improve the labor productivity associated with blade fabrication and finishing. This improved productivity makes domestic blades more cost competitive with blades from countries that pay workers lower wages.


  11. Lafayette's sustainable energy campaign begins anewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Camera

    The latest chapter in the campaign to bring sustainable energy practices to Lafayette officially kicked off Wednesday when the citizen stakeholder group Lafayette Clean Energy filed the necessary paperwork to form a campaign committee supporting Ballot Issue 2D. Issue 2D, titled the "City of Lafayette Excise Tax to Fund Clean Energy Initiative," would impose a 1 percent tax on residential and business gas and electric consumption in its first year of implementation and a 2 percent energy tax in subsequent years.


  12. Hop over to WhidbeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | HeraldNet

    The friendly alpacas at Fern Ridge Alpaca Farm will be a feature of this year's annual self-guided Whidbey Island farm tour. This weekend's Whidbey Island Farm Tour is a two-day self-guided tour of the island from top to bottom.


  13. SCPforum scheduled Sept. 16 at RP LibraryRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | The Community Voice

    Rohnert Park's city council soon will be voting whether or not to join other cities in the county, including Cotati, in becoming a part of Sonoma Clean Power . Geof Syphers, CEO of the power entity, will be on hand Tuesday, Sept.


  14. Siemens to build All Aboard Florida trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Siemens announced Thursday that All Aboard Florida has selected it to build locomotives and passenger coaches for the planned rail line from Orlando to Miami. The trains will be built for maximum speed of 125 mph and will be assembled at Siemens' solar-powered rail manufacturing hub in Sacramento.


  15. DTE Energy dedicates Echo Wind ParkRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Northern Michigan News

    DTE Energy Co. has held a formal opening ceremony for a Michigan wind park after problems with turbine blades delayed its launch.


  16. Nature's designs inspire research into new light-based technologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Science, Industry and Business

    Understanding how particle scatter and minerals affect water color in pools at Yellowstone National Park may provide important information for the development of alternative fuels. Phenomena of light in nature such as this were the topic of a conference at SPIE Optics + Photonics, with results published in the SPIE Digital Library.


  17. Solar soldiers: U.S. to train veterans to install solar panelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | CBS News

    The U.S. is planning to train veterans to become solar panel installers in the next six years, the White House said Thursday. The jobs training program is among a host of initiatives the White House says will cut carbon dioxide emissions by more than 300 million tons through 2030, plus save billions of dollars on energy bills for homeowners and businesses.


  18. 1-MBd and 10-MBd Optocoupler Family with 10-mm CreepageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | PowerPulse

    Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. is expanding its VOW Widebody family of high-isolation optocouplers with a new series of high-speed devices capable of 1 MBd and 10 MBd data rates. Designed to increase reliability in high-voltage alternative energy and industrial applications, the VOW135, VOW136, VOW137, and VOW2611 provide a VIOTM of 8000 V, VIORM of 1414 V, and offer an external creepage distance of greater than 10 mm.


  19. On Native GroundCAN Smarter Journalism Save Democracy?Read the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 | American Reporter

    According to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, global land and ocean temperatures in November 2013 were hotter than any other November as long as they've been keeping records - since the 1890s. Nearly every corner of the globe saw temperatures warmer than average, with some places reporting temperatures that were 14 degrees F. higher than normal.


  20. Ex-Im's Green Energy Corruption Goes Deeper than SolyndraRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2013 | FreedomWorks

    Government goes to those who show up. FreedomWorks makes it easy to hold your elected officials accountable in our fully interactive Action Center.