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Ian Macfarlane: Coalition is sticking to reduction in renewable energy target

October 26, 2014

Ian Macfarlane: Coalition is sticking to reduction in renewable energy target

The government is sticking to its proposed reduction in the renewable energy target (RET), saying that “nothing has changed” in terms of its climate policy. Industry minister Ian Macfarlane has told the ABC that cutting the renewable energy target from 41,000 gigawatt hour to 27,000 gigawatt hours is reflective of a fall in household energy consumption. “The... 


Southampton to Host Renewable Energy Forum

October 25, 2014

Southampton to Host Renewable Energy Forum

Southampton Town will host a Green Power Forum on Oct. 30 in Hampton Bays Southampton Town’s Sustainable Advisory Committee is hosting a public forum on “Green Power: Renewable Energy for Southampton’s Future” at the Hampton Bays Community Center on Oct. 30 from 7 to 9 p.m. Deepwater Wind Vice President of Development... 


New Book Explains Why President Obama’s Green Energy Program Is Destined …

October 25, 2014

New Book Explains Why President Obama’s Green Energy Program Is Destined …

New Book Explains Why President Obama’s Green Energy Program Is Destined to Fail PRWEB.COM Newswire PRWEB.COM NewswireWASHINGTON (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 In the new book “AN UNWORTHY FUTURE: The Grim Reality of Obama’s Green Energy Delusions” (from Archway Publishing), economic analyst Joseph Toomey provides an evaluation... 


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Why Cleantech Investing Has Morphed Into Energy and Sustainability

October 24, 2014

Why Cleantech Investing Has Morphed Into Energy and Sustainability

Martin LaMonica10/23/14Follow @mlamonica Advocates of cleantech investing often make the case that there are enormous opportunities to make the world cleaner and more sustainable. But what if labeling yourself a cleantech investor or entrepreneur is actually limiting? That’s the question I walked away with... 


New York Green Bank’s First Deals Underscore State’s Commitment to Clean …

October 24, 2014

New York Green Bank’s First Deals Underscore State’s Commitment to Clean …

Clean energy finance is thriving in New York State. This week, Governor Cuomo announced the New York Green Bank’s first set of deals, totaling an impressive $800 million in clean energy investments across the state. The projects funded by this investment will yield an impressive annual reduction of 575,000 tons of carbon dioxide emissions, roughly... 


Yingli Green Energy Hosts Fifth Annual Global Investor Day in Las Vegas, USA – SYS

October 23, 2014

Yingli Green Energy Hosts Fifth Annual Global Investor Day in Las Vegas, USA – SYS

<![CDATA[ ]]> BAODING, China, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), the world’s largest vertically integrated photovoltaic (“PV”) manufacturer,... 


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Eden Prairie firm is growing into green energy projects – TwinCities.com

October 26, 2014

Eden Prairie firm is growing into green energy projects – TwinCities.com

The balloons were still up at EVS after the engineering company’s 35th anniversary celebration earlier this month. The walls of the 30-person Eden Prairie office contain the framed portraits of some of its best projects, among them the rebuilding of the Interstate 35W bridge and the new Vikings stadium. It’s a firm that has changed with... 


Starzak embraces green energy, jobs

October 24, 2014

Starzak embraces green energy, jobs

By: Matthew White, Sun Staff Writer Published: October 24th, 2014 GUILFORD — New York 52nd Senate District candidate Anndrea Starzak found herself a bit off the beaten path yesterday as she traveled throughout her district laying out her visions for the future of commerce and plugged green energy. At a press conference held Thursday at... 


Gulf Petrochemical Industry Banks On ‘Green’ Energy

October 24, 2014

Gulf Petrochemical Industry Banks On ‘Green’ Energy

Posted by: : Paul EbelingPosted on: October 23, 2014 Gulf Petrochemical Industry Banks On ‘Green’ Energy Investing in ‘Green and Clean’ energy along with creating jobs in this field emerged to a mega-trend in the Gulf Arab petrochemical... 


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Germany’s Green Energy Gamble Could Really Use Some Vorsprung Durch …

October 25, 2014

Germany’s Green Energy Gamble Could Really Use Some Vorsprung Durch …

Is Germany’s green energy switch achievable? Credit:Peter Hellman, CC BY-SA By Thomas Sattich, Universität Bremen Remember the big, somewhat bulky Mercedes Benz cars of the early 1990s? State-of-the-art at that time, they left their competitors behind on Germany’s Autobahn. Mercedes is still here today, but the Autobahns are not what they... 


The Best Environmental Stocks: 3 Companies Profiting From a Greener Earth

October 25, 2014

The Best Environmental Stocks: 3 Companies Profiting From a Greener Earth

Source: NRG Energy Inc; Ivanpah solar thermal project.  Forget everything you know about environmental stocks. You don’t need high-risk investments, and you certainly don’t need to lose all your money. Utilities are the backbone of the American energy system, and their go-getter attitudes are what are really going to turn our country...