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  1. Cape Deal in the WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Health News Digest

    First proposed in 2001, the Cape Wind Project aims to put 130 wind turbines across 24 square miles of Horseshoe Shoal almost five miles offshore of Massachusetts' Cape Cod to generate some 1,500 gigawatt hours of electricity per year from clean, renewable wind power. The project has been polarizing from the get-go, pitting well-heeled Cape Cod homeowners opposed to the obstruction of their ocean views against environmental advocates intent on implementing cleaner energy sources.

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  2. EFG Hermes eyes Egypt renewables investments, leasing business -CEORead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... sector," Awad told Reuters on the sidelines of a media event hosted by the bank. Egypt aims to build solar and wind power plants in the next three years with combined capacity of 4,300 megawatts, President Sisi said in January, three months after ...

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  3. Photos/Video-Rally To Save Cape Wind And Renewable Energy-BostonRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | IndyMedia

    ... organized by www.betterfutureproject.org as well as many other environmental and renewable energy organizations. Wind power can provide safe, clean, renewable energy instead of reliance on fossil fuels such as oil and gas which pollute our ...

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  4. Sturgeon calls for wind power boostRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BBC News

    UK government budgets for offshore wind power are unlikely to support Scotland's ambitions to develop the industry, the first minister has said. Nicola Sturgeon called on the government to guarantee funding which would allow offshore wind to be delivered on a far greater scale.

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  5. Over the barrel: An ungreen budgetRead the original story

    Saturday | Express India

    The FY16 Budget is sensible, pragmatic, inclusive and, in some respects, innovative and growth-oriented. The finance minister has addressed almost all of the issues that have exercised society over the last few months.

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  6. Op Ed ColumnistRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2012 | Lakeland Times

    Gov. Scott Walker is proposing big changes for the Department of Natural Resources, and none is bigger than his proposal to make the Natural Resources Board an advisory body. In last Tuesday's edition, this newspaper reported the details and conclusion of a Minocqua Police Department investigation into allegations of inappropriate behavior by LUHS district administrator Todd Kleinhans at a December staff holiday party.

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  7. Mixed power sources for Mindanao pushed anewRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... has plenty of rivers and areas facing the Pacific Ocean such as Surigao, Davao and even Camiguin can resort to wind power. Antonino said that the One-Stop Facilitation and Monitoring Center (OSFMC) of MPMC currently tracks a total of 231 RE projects ...

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  8. Sunday musings: Eiffel Tower's wind power, Ryanair "art," train trouble in snowRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Tripso.com

    The city of Paris has added wind power to help keep the Eiffel Tower lit at night. The new wind-turbines set inside the structure provide power and are crated so that they do not change the tower's image and silhouette.

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  9. Cape Wind proponents take to Common, vow to continue fight: Watch the VideoRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... individuals that have put their hearts and souls into developing this program over the last 14 years." About 300 wind power enthusiasts took to the Common yesterday with signs, music, chants and colorful pinwheels in a Hail Mary attempt to resurrect ...

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  10. Sturgeon urged: investigate your Energy Minister's decisions for UK's largest private landownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is being asked to investigate the conduct of her own Energy Minister Fergus Ewing after he was accused of blocking one wind farm to pave the way for another backed by the Duke of Buccleuch, Britain's largest private landowner. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is being asked to investigate the conduct of her own Energy Minister Fergus Ewing after he was accused of blocking one wind farm to pave the way for another backed by the Duke of Buccleuch, Britain's largest private landowner.

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  11. John Bercow in 'hypocrisy' row over the thousands he makes from second jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Commons Speaker has been accused of 'rank hypocrisy' after appearing to back Labour plans to crack down on MPs being allowed outside earnings Commons Speaker John Bercow has been accused of 'rank hypocrisy' after pocketing thousands of pounds from 'second jobs' outside Westminster - while criticising other MPs who do the same. Mr Bercow infuriated Tory MPs last week by appearing to back Labour plans to crack down on MPs being allowed outside earnings on top of their Commons work.

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  12. Donald Trump vows second Aberdeenshire golf course will be builtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    ... plans for the second course at the Menie Estate, Balmedie, after losing a legal battle to overturn plans for a wind power scheme which he claimed would spoil the view. Representatives of the Trump Organisation also told the Sunday Herald they ...

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  13. Stakes are rising on keeping Scotland's lights onRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    ... renewables element - mostly onshore wind - that currently provides 45% of Scotland's energy mix. While Scottish wind power received a boost last week, from the award of 11 Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) 15-year "contracts for ...

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  14. Power of five will light up energy sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: It's plug-and-play time on a green turf for the power sector. Five showcase projects, higher pollution tax on coal and a big push to renewable energy sources mark the government's formula for powering economic growth.

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  15. Quality Countryside Road Maglev Wind Turbine Vertical Axis Wind Generators for saleRead the original story

    Saturday | California Computer News

    According to the principle of magnetic levitation wind power generator, our researchers creatively combine it with solar power, formed a new type of street lamp products, the product after five years of probation, confirm that a lot of technical parameter over the current traditional wind-solar complementary systems. Do not use the mains supply, do not need pull wires, no transformer, ready to be installed anywhere, lighting as usual in rainy weather, security, aesthetics.

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  16. We appreciate focus on make in India visionRead the original story

    Saturday | Mydigitalfc.com

    The government's thrust on renewable energy is clearly visible in the target of achieving 175 gw by 2022. India in the last 25 years has done 34 gw and in the next seven years we now have a target of 175 gw, comprising of 60 gw wind energy which is an ambitious target for the industry and we welcome the move it as it is in the right direction.

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  17. Go green Govt targets 175000 mw clean energy by 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hindustan Times

    In order to generate more electricity from clean energy sources, the government announced a massive renewable power production target of 175,000 megawatt by 2022. The revised total target, which includes 100,000 mw from solar power, 60,000 mw from wind energy, 10,000 mw from biomass energy and 5,000 mw from small hydro power projects, has excited the industry.

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  18. Mammoth puzzle Surprises may crop up in Indias quest for high growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hindustan Times

    In economic analysis, dream budgets have come and gone in India - and new heights have been achieved in the economy which is kissing the $2-trillion mark. But correlations between the two factors are not easy to establish.

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  19. India to Quadruple Renewable Capacity to 175 Gigawatts by 2022Read the original story

    Saturday | The Washington Post

    India plans to quadruple its renewable power capacity to 175 gigawatts by 2022 as part of the government's plan to supply electricity to every household, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Saturday. India will seek to add 100 gigawatts of photovoltaic capacity, 60 gigawatts of wind power, 10 gigawatts of biomass and five gigawatts of hydro projects, Jaitley said in New Delhi in his budget speech for the fiscal year beginning April 1. The goal is likely to be difficult to achieve because it will require a significant increase in installation and the government has signalled it would like to end tax breaks that have been used to spur the introduction of renewable power.

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  20. India targets 1,75,000 mw green power by 2022: BudgetRead the original story

    Saturday | Mydigitalfc.com

    Emphasising the need to generate more electricity from clean energy sources, the government today announced a massive renewable power production target of 1,75,000 mw in the next seven years. Of the total 1,75,000 mw proposed to be tapped by 2022, solar power will have a lion's share of 1,00,000 mw followed by 60,000 mw from wind energy, 10,000 mw biomass energy and 5,000 mw of small hydro projects, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in his Budgetary proposals.

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