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  1. Big Oil Tries A Little ArroganceRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Producers are looking for ways to cut their per-barrel costs, while arguing that we're running out of the stuff to maintain its price. They are also trying to deal with a new reality of competition from solar and wind energy, where costs continue to fall and supplies continue to rise.


  2. OG&E and ASA/USA Softball team up for a "wind-win"Read the original story

    47 min ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Softball Hall of Fame Museum and four-field complex has become the first softball venue and predominately women's athletic venue in the country to earn the EPA Green Power Partnership with their commitment to offset 100 percent of its electricity consumption with renewable wind power, following a recent agreement with Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company . Softball and OG&E provides the ASA Hall of Fame complex with renewable energy credits for its OGE Energy Field, ancillary fields, museum and administrative offices.


  3. Deutsche Bank Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Royal Dutch Shell PlcRead the original story

    49 min ago |

    's stock had its "hold" rating restated by analysts at Deutsche Bank in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 2,425 price objective on the stock.


  4. Royal Dutch Shell Plc Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc have earned an average rating of "Hold" from the twenty-one brokerages that are currently covering the company, Analyst Ratings reports . Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have given a hold recommendation and eleven have issued a buy recommendation on the company.


  5. 13% of renewable energy consumed by transportationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Trucker

    About 13 percent of the renewable energy used in the United States is now consumed in the transportation sector, which experienced the largest percentage growth in renewable consumption from 2001 to 2014. Renewable energy accounted for 9.8 percent of total domestic energy consumption in 2014, the highest renewable energy share since the 1930s, when wood was a much larger contributor to domestic energy supply, reports the Energy Information Administration of the U.S. Department of About 13 percent of the renewable energy used in the United States is now consumed in the transportation sector, which experienced the largest percentage growth in renewable consumption from 2001 to 2014.


  6. Azerbaijan commissions new wind farmRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Trend

    ... this volume, 34.9 million manats accounted for the development of the solar energy sphere and 28.7 million manats wind power. In total, around 800 million manats have been invested in this sphere in Azerbaijan since 2000. ---


  7. Cape Wind looks to extend state OK of electrical linesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    After being plagued by major, some say fatal, setbacks over the past several months, Cape Wind is still struggling to hold the ground the offshore-wind energy developer had previously gained. On April 7, Cape Wind Vice-President Dennis Duffy submitted a written request for a two-year extension of state approvals for 18 miles of transmission lines that will run underwater from the off-shore turbines through Nantucket Sound and Lewis Bay, and then underground from West Yarmouth to a Barnstable electrical switching station.


  8. Long-Term Uranium Use Will GrowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... The most significant thing to pay attention to is that with the exception of a slight decrease for Geothermal and Wind power, Nuclear Power is actually the cleanest source of power in the world, more than twice as powerful as Solar power and just ...


  9. Market Report, "DONG Energy AS - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", publishedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    DONG Energy AS - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company's history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company's key employees, key competitors and major products and services.


  10. Report Published: "Inox Wind Limited - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile"Read the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    The company manufactures and markets wind turbine generators of 2 MW. Through its subsidiary, it also offers turnkey solutions such as wind resource assessment, site acquisition, project development, erection and commissioning, and long-term operations and maintenance of wind power projects.


  11. Now, travel around the world in a first portable 'eco pod' luxury hotelRead the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    Now you can travel around the world and live in a luxurious hotel at the same time, thanks to a new innovative egg-shaped eco pod. A creation by Slovakian firm Nice Architects, the UFO style mini-pod, which is powered solely by solar and wind energy, features an energy-efficient shape and includes its own shower and toilet, sleeping area for two, and kitchenette, reported the Daily Star.


  12. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Business Wire

    It is the industry's only solution focused o... Research and Markets: Wind Power in Czech Republic, Market Outlook to 2025 - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy , Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Wind Power in Czech Republic, Market Outlook to 20... )--AvaTrade is pleased to announce that new client bank accounts have been opened at Barclays Bank UK.


  13. Low Oil Prices Challenge China's Fight Against PollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    ... use of oil by building additional capacities in sectors such as natural gas, hydroelectricity, nuclear, solar and wind power. But the higher price of oil and the need for a clean environment were key drivers of such initiatives. The public demand ...


  14. GE Introduces the 'Smart' Digital Wind FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

    The wind energy market has been growing by leaps and bounds lately. The Global Wind Energy Council reports that the industry surged ahead by more than 40 percent in 2014, surpassing the 50-gigawatt mark.


  15. Farmers abusing receipt book systemRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... Renewable, which is constructing a facility at Munro in St Elizabeth, to supply 34 megawatts of electricity from wind power to the national grid. Meanwhile, Shaun Nembhard, commercial services manager at the St Elizabeth Parish Council, disclosed ...


  16. The WilliesWHAT Would I do Without Them?Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... it outstripped the capacity of the ERCOT power lines to carry it to urban areas. The spot market price for the wind power fell to negative numbers - meaning wind farms would have to pay ERCOT to keep generating power. Texas ranks No. 1 in the nation ...


  17. States Backing Away from Renewable Power MandatesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Heartland Institute

    ... wind industry that would allow the state to end its renewable mandate, in exchange for not imposing a new tax on wind power producers. The wind industry feared the tax would hurt it more than the mandate helps it. North Carolina, and Michigan have ...


  18. On Native GroundCARBON-Free Electricity by 2018? We Can do thisRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | American Reporter

    People always say that Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas is a nice man. But he has character as well as policy failings which we can no longer afford to overlook.


  19. Int'l clean energy meeting kicks off in Mexico with call for more investmentRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... progress is to be made toward clean energy. "We are obligated to offer (a variety of) energy resources, such as wind power, hydroelectric power and solar power. We should offer extensive networks of all kinds of energy," Wan said. To reduce harmful ...


  20. Coal headwinds tipped to drive down pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... power sources, including renewables and natural gas. "Costs for renewables are rapidly declining and costs for wind power are forecast to match that of coal within the next few years, with solar also gaining competitiveness." Although thermal coal ...