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  1. Livermore 'friends' pleased with potential settlement from Groton Wind projectRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... financial help may be on the way to make it a reality. The state has negotiated a settlement in which a local wind power company would donate $150,000 to the Livermore Falls project. Friends of the Pemi: Livermore Falls Chapter has been studying way ...

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  2. E.U. offshore wind targets look iffy as France and Germany fall behindRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Free Republic

    Offshore wind is the key to the European Union's commitment to a legally binding target to meet 20 percent of its energy consumption through renewable energy by 2020.

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  3. Bright light shines on power problemRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... it to the industrial sector. Fong believes she has cracked the problem of how to store renewable energy, like wind power, so the resource can still be used when the wind isn't blowing. Think about it: storage is critical when you're relying on ...

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  4. Csi Atic Building Completes InspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KMVT Twin Falls

    Twin Falls, Idaho After waiting for a piece of safety equipment, the new ATIC Building at CSI has now completed inspection.

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  5. 4 Ways Texas Could Win Big Under New Climate Change RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... says. Renewables Might Get a Boost as Well: In addition to plenty of fossil fuels, Texas is also a leader in wind power and has the potential to do the same with solar energy. "We have a lot of cheap, flat, sunny, windy land that's connected to ...

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  6. SVCC's Mihel plans retirementRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    After 45 years as a professional educator and administrator, Sauk Valley Community College President George Mihel will retire next year.

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  7. Nova Scotia to test potentially revolutionary energy storage technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    Hundreds of wind turbines are delivering power to Nova Scotia's energy grid these days, but one of the challenges they face is how to store surplus energy for when the wind is not blowing.

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  8. JM Re-Aligning Engineered Products Business to Drive GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Johns Manville today announced they would merge their American, European and Asian activities for Engineered Products into one global business unit.

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  9. States can benefit economically by using wind power to meet new EPA...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... this link . EPA field hearings this week in Denver, Pittsburgh, and Atlanta will hear from companies that develop wind power and regional advocates for more renewable energy. "Wind energy provides a substantial opportunity as a reliable and ...

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  10. General Cable Announces Board of Directors AppointmentRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    General Cable Corporation , announced today that its Board of Directors appointed Mr. Ned Hall to serve as an independent director of the Company until he stands for election at the 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until his successor is duly appointed and qualified.

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  11. Power Integrations Reports Second-Quarter Financial ResultsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Power Integrations today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.

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  12. Infographic: The rise of wind energy in the U.S.Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Plant Services

    You may use the Headline, Deck, Byline and URL of this article on your Web site.

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  13. Colorado a Hub for Wind PowerRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | World News Report

    ... supplies enough electricity to light the equivalent of more than 870,000 homes, and for a brief time in May 2013, wind power energized more than 60% of Xcel's Colorado system, showcasing wind power's ability to contribute in a significant way to the ...

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  14. Sierra Club targets TVA in state-wide ad campaignRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Sierra Club has launched a statewide ad campaign to promote green alternatives to the Tennessee Valley Authority's re-purposing of Memphis' Allen Fossil Plant.

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  15. Wednesday July 30th on The Morning NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... a world first" will aim to provide reliable wind-generated power to Queens County was announced Tuesday. A local wind power company will build a 3.6 megawatt farm, and a tech startup will store the energy for when the wind isn't blowing. Energy ...

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  16. Virtual Water Shortage By 2040Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... by 2040. Not because of population, but because of current energy and power solutions. And they believe solar and wind power is the only answer. In most countries, electricity is the biggest source of water consumption because the power plants need ...

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  17. Solar Farms Apply to Sell 10.8 Gigawatts in Brazil Power AuctionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... energy for an average of 228.63 reais a megawatt-hour, about 75 percent more than contracts that were awarded for wind power last month. The state agreed this month to purchase the solar energy after it was unable to find buyers. Brazil has strong ...

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  18. UPDATE 1-EDF's Edison, Italy's F2i agree to form renewable energy firm-sourceRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... produced by the firm and keep part of the profit. Edison has been looking to offload a majority stake in its wind power business to fund greater expansion in the renewable segment. Italy's No.2 wind operator behind Erg, Edison is keen to play a part ...

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  19. Average Price of Electricity Climbs to All-Time RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... compared to the first four months of 2007 is more than all of the 68,516 million KWH of electricity generated by wind power in the first four months of this year. The 68,516 million KWH of electricity generated by wind in January through April ...

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  20. Property values rise in Tehachapi area, Kern CountyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Tehachapi News

    The Assessor's office estimated 90,000 properties are affected by the increase. On the flip side, 75,000 properties have declined in value beneath as assessed under Proposition 13. In a press release on July 21, the Jim Fitch, the Kern County Assessor-Recorder, said the values on Kern County properties have increased to $97.5 billion for 2014-2015, ... (more)

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