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  1. Local Voices: What economics teaches us about environmental protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... steam. The steam turns the turbine creating electricity. Natural gas plants burn gas as the input. Hydroelectric power plants use water. Wind turbines use wind as the input to directly turn a turbine. Solar power generators are a bit different. The ...

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  2. BOLEHLAND, the Mahathir syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Just after I questioned the need for the so-called 'moderate Malays' to meet Mahathir Mohamad - in my view the begetter of poisonous, racist politics in Malaysia - over Najib Abdul Razak's failure to rein in the radical forces, yet another group has courted the 'benevolent dictator' for its cause. This time, it is Save Rivers, an environmental group formed to defend forests, rivers and sustainable livelihood in Sarawak.

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  3. Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc - Alternative Energy - Deals ...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Southern Electric Power Distribution , Scottish Hydro Electric Power Distribution and Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc together make up the Scottish and Southern Energy Power Distribution which is part of the SSE group. SSE is a FTSE 100 company and is among the good number valued energy companies in the UK.

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  4. New Report Available: Missouri River Energy Services - Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The company provides electric power and energy services. It also offers a wide variety of energy related services to its 61 member municipalities in the states of Iowa, North Dakota, Minnesota, and South Dakota.

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  5. New Market Report: Damodar Valley Corporation - Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2014 UpdateRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    This report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on key employees , and major products and services. Scope * Major Power Plants - summarized and detailed information about the power plants .

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  6. New Market Research Report: China Hydroelectric Corporation (CHC) -...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    ... (CHC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review" China Hydroelectric Corporation (CHC) is a hydroelectric power producer. The company acquires, finances and operates hydroelectric generation projects. It owns operating plants in hydro-rich ...

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  7. New Market Research Report: Koncar - Elektroindustrija d.d....Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | PR-inside.com

    Elektroindustrija d.d. is a holding company. It specializes in power generation, distribution and transmission of electrical energy, industry and electric traction.

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  8. Private sector discusses energy policyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Capital Ethiopia

    The Ethiopian Climate Innovation Center held a round table session with the public and private sector to discuss the opportunities and risks of private investment in Micro-Hydro Power development. A research paper on the topic presented by Dr. Paulos Chanie says the private sector has not gotten involved in micro-hydro energy development for transmission and distribution of power to non-electrified areas in the country or selling it to the national grid as much as it could.

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  9. New Report - Hydropower Market Study To 2020: Grand View Research, Inc.Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | PR-inside.com

    The global installed capacity for hydropower is expected to reach 1,524 GW by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Cost advantages of hydropower based electricity generation and the substitution of fossil fuel based power production in an attempt to reduce carbon emission is expected to drive market demand. According to the estimates of the International Energy Agency , the deployment of sustainable hydropower as proposed by this organization will help avoid approximately one billion tones of annual carbon dioxide emission by 2050.

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  10. Liberia: Where Are the Millions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | AllAfrica.com

    Questions have abound over the reported 4% increase in revenue as announced by President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf despite the Ebola crisis that saw a drastic decline in economic activities here. Many Liberians are beginning to ask where are the millions, suggesting that such increase is yet to impact their lives.

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  11. Global hydropower energy market generates 19% of global energy usageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | PR-inside.com

    The role of water as a multi-faceted necessity for humans cannot be more stressed upon since as many adaptive uses that were demanded of it by civilizations; water has met most of them or in some cases - all. Natures most wonderful resource never ceases to amaze imaginations as it proves to be a resource with the capacity to generate power in many forms whether be it hydropower or steam power to produce electricity to power communities and their needs.

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  12. January 27, 2015 - Indiana city becomes the 130th member of American...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Public Power

    The city of Cannelton, Indiana, has become the newest member of Ohio-based American Municipal Power Inc. . The AMP Board of Trustees recently approved the application accepting the south central Indiana community as the 130th member of the organization.

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  13. Can You Turn Your Home Into A Hydroelectric Plant?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Forbes.com

    Statoil is an international energy company with operations in 36 countries. Building on more than 40 years of experience from oil and gas production on the Norwegian continental shelf, we are committed to accommodating the world's energy needs in a responsible manner, applying technology and creating innovative business solutions.

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  14. Report Published: "Golden Valley Electric Association - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile"Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | PR-inside.com

    The cooperative undertakes generation and transmission of electricity. GVEA wholly owns six generating facilities with a diverse fuel mix of oil, coal, natural gas and hydroelectric.

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  15. Prepare for intensified load-shedding - GRIDCoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | GhanaWeb

    ... capacity has been added, resulting in Ghana's current generation capacity of 2,125MW. The Akosombo Hydroelectric Power Plant supplies about 1,020MW of energy, followed by the Bui Dam, which produces 400MW, with the Aboadze Thermal Plant producing ...

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  16. DOE now accepting applications for $3.6M Hydroelectric Production Incentive ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WaterWorld

    Jan. 26, 2015 -- The U.S. Department of Energy has officially announced an incentive program for developers adding hydroelectric power generating capabilities to existing non-powered dams throughout the United States. As outlined in Section 242 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, $3.6 million in funding is available to owners or operators of qualified facilities based on the number of kilowatt hours of hydroelectric energy they generated in calendar year 2013.

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  17. Road to Spada Lake could remain closed until summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | HeraldNet

    Sultan Basin Road was damaged in two places by flooding on Olney Creek earlier this month. In one spot, roughly 200 feet of asphalt are gone.

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  18. Daily Colombian Equities Bulletin and Fundamentals 1-23-15Read the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | InvestorIdeas.com

    January 26, 2015 The Colcap index closed at 1,423.3 points . Total turnover reached USD 61.09 mm.

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  19. Weather History: Jan. 26: Record temps, storms, snow, wind, tornadoes & floodsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Examiner.com

    The Charlestown to Boston, MA ferry was frozen for six weeks in the most severe winter of the 17th century. Heavy February snows followed.

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  20. Tanzania: Norway Funds Hydro Power At KikuletwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Norway will extend technical and financial assistance for the revival of the Kikuletwa hydro power station which has been dormant in the last 30 years. The Nordic country has already granted 29 million Norwegian kronors for project preparation following an agreement signed by the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Dar es Salaam and the ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs in July last year.

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