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  1. 4 Alternative Energy ETFs To ConsiderRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Benzinga

    Neither tree-hugging, anti-oil hippies nor gas-guzzling SUV drivers can deny the upside potential for alternative energy companies. Everything from solar to wind to geothermal has the potential to be winners in the coming decades as the entire globe looks for fossil fuel alternatives.

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  2. Rotek, union workers still seeking final deal in Aurora; union employees returning to workRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Aurora Advocate

    Details of a labor settlement at Rotek are still being worked out, and a deal may be reached in the next month, according to Bill Hyslop, president of Steelworkers Local 8565. Union workers at the Aurora facility who were away from their jobs for 18 1/2 months voted Aug. 3 to accept a settlement proposal from Rotek Inc. "We're still working on the logistics.

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  3. Enel Green Power breaks ground on Chile wind farmRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Utility Products

    ... connect to the central SIC grid and supply regulated market customers. Enel owns and operates 180 MW in installed wind power capacity in Chile, as well as two hydro plants totaling 92 MW. The company is building the 99 MW Taltal wind farm, along ...

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  4. Ricardo showcases 'Life' innovations for reduced cost of wind energyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    Ricardo has chosen WindEnergy Hamburg - Europe's premier wind energy event, to be hosted on 23-26 Sept - to launch an extended range of technological innovations aimed at improving the performance and reliability of wind turbine drivelines, hence reducing the total cost of energy generated. Ricardo has been in the business of assisting wind farm developers and turbine manufacturers to improve the reliability of their drivetrains for a number of years, as Paul Jordan, the company's global head of clean energy and power generation explains: "Reliability is one of the most crucial determinants of the commercial case for wind farm developments.

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  5. Research and Markets: Analyzing the Renewable Energy Industry in Australia - 2014Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    ... nuclear power, clean coal and natural gas technologies. Special market analysis includes an analysis of wind power and solar power in Australia. Major wind farms and solar power projects have been researched upon. Analysis of renewable energy market ...

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  6. Research and Markets: Analyzing Offshore Wind Energy in the United States - 2014Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    This research brings you a complete in-depth focus on the US offshore wind energy industry in its report - Analyzing Offshore Wind Energy in the United States. The report begins with an exploration of the importance of wind power in today's energy-hungry world.

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  7. Research and Markets: Analyzing the Market for Cellulosic Ethanol - 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    This report is a complete handbook on this dynamic fuel source and its position in the global energy scenario. The report builds on the global energy industry and the consumption patterns which are fed by the traditional sources like Oil, Coal, Natural Gas, Nuclear Energy and Hydroelectricity.

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  8. OPINION: Free Scotland, Nuclear-Free ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

    ... its headquarters in London. A YouGov public opinion poll in 2013 showed that Scots are twice as likely to favour wind power over nuclear or shale gas. Over six in 10 (62 percent) people in Scotland said they would support large-scale wind projects ...

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  9. Azerbaijan intends to invest in Iran's renewable energy sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Trend

    ... representatives can get all the necessary information by visiting and reviewing the work of geothermal and wind power plants in Iran. Aside from that the deputy minister said Iran also expects proposals from Azerbaijan on restoration of Lake Urmia, ...

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  10. PEI - Wind projects earn Sheridan "Clean16" honourRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    ... allow Prince Edward Island to produce up to 30 percent of its total electricity from renewable, emission-free wind power. The project will also provide $350,000 through payments to nearby landowners and a development trust for the community at ...

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  11. German wind energy leaders to visit HullRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | This is Hull

    Delegates from the Wind Energy Agency, which is based in north-west Germany, will tour Green Port Hull, the future site of Siemens' 310m offshore turbine facility. Agency managing director Ronny Meyer said: "As the Humber is one of the leading regions for offshore wind in the UK, it is an absolutely key market for us.

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  12. Steven Syme: Arguments for a Yes vote in Scotland are clearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    With Scots going to the polls tomorrow, Steven Syme from Gedling, a member of the Labour for Independence group, outlines the reasons he wants a Yes vot e SCOTLAND'S referendum on independence tomorrow will change the UK forever, and regardless of the result, it's not hard to see why the Yes campaign has struck such a chord with people desperate for change. The No campaign strives - at any length - to maintain the status quo.

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  13. Wind speed mast a potential danger to wintering geeseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Berwickshire News

    Scottish Natural Heritage are objecting to a planning application for a temporary wind mast at Gordon, concerned about the impact it could have on Greenlaw Moor's pink-footed geese population. The moor is a Special Protection Area of international importance for its 18,500 population of wintering pink-footed geese, and SNH regard "the potential impacts of this development on the geese to be a concern".

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  14. Climate Action Can Spur Economic Growth, Commission SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Environmental Leader

    ... incomes by $40 billion a year - and also cut emissions from deforestation. Energy: As the price of solar and wind power falls, over half of new electricity generation over the next 15 years is likely to be from renewable energy, reducing dependence ...

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  15. Germany opens first renewable energy storage facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... or radioactive catastrophe, this plays on fear, and makes money for wind energy providers," Petra Dahms, an anti-wind power activist, told RT in October 2013. Germany subsidizes renewables to the tune of about $16 billion per year, an innovation ...

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  16. Research and Markets: Reinforced Plastics Market Report 2014 - Global Industry Analysis to 2019Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Reinforced plastics comprise resins that are reinforced with fibers to improve structural and physical properties. In terms of application, reinforced plastics market has been segmented into automotive, building & construction, wind energy, aerospace & aviation, marine, electrical & electronics and others.

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  17. Tata Power Solar to supply modules to the L N Bangur Group for 10 MW...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... develops solar farms and invests in wind energy assets. LNB Renewable currently has close to 50 MW operational wind power projects and a 5.5 MW operational solar project in Rajasthan and also plans to participate in various National and State solar ...

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  18. Tackling climate change and economic growth are not incompatibleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Advertiser

    ... the new electricity generation over the next 15 years is likely to be in renewables, as the costs of solar and wind power plummets, while new financial instruments could cut capital costs for clean energy by 20 per cent. And phasing out the A 370bn ...

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  19. Absa partners with the French Development Agency to offer rebates for Renewable Energy projectsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    The rebate forms up to 7% of the loan amount and will allow clients to use the funds to reduce their loan amount. Renewable energy projects that may qualify for funding include bio-gas, solar power, wind power and solar water-heaters.

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  20. Markets and Markets : Specialty Synthetic Fibers and Glass Fiber Market worth $20.1 Billion by 2018Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The report "Specialty Synthetic Fibers & Glass Fiber Market by Types , Applications & Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to 2018"defines and segments the specialty synthetic fibers and glass fiber market with an analysis and forecast of the volumes and values of types such as specialty synthetic fibers , individually. Along with this, the volume & revenue of materials by forms such as application and geography are also discussed.

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