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Raimondo: State can become ‘green’ energy leader

April 23, 2014

Raimondo: State can become ‘green’ energy leader

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EPA Announces List of Top 100 US Organizations Using Renewable Energy

April 23, 2014

EPA Announces List of Top 100 US Organizations Using Renewable Energy

WASHINGTON — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s Green Power Partnership released an updated list of the Top 100 organizations that are choosing to use electricity from clean, renewable sources like wind and solar power. “By using green power, these companies and organizations are showing that business can flourish... 


London expects ‘new stage’ in green energy

April 23, 2014

London expects ‘new stage’ in green energy

LONDON, April 23 (UPI) — The British government said Wednesday it selected eight projects that combined will make up more than 10 percent of the renewable energy mix by 2020. “These contracts for major renewable electricity projects mark a new stage in Britain’s green energy investment boom,” British Energy and Climate Change... 


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Ed Davey: Massive boost for clean, green energy

April 23, 2014

Ed Davey: Massive boost for clean, green energy

Today I have announced the award of 8 new contracts for renewable electricity projects which will provide around £12 billion of private sector investment and once built will contribute around 4% of Britain’s electricity capacity. These projects will support 8500 jobs and our overall electricity reform plans will generate over 200,000 green jobs.... 


Top Gainers at a Glance — Research on Trina Solar, Yingli Green Energy …

April 23, 2014

Top Gainers at a Glance — Research on Trina Solar, Yingli Green Energy …

LONDON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – The US markets saw a positive sentiment on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, with the NASDAQ Composite closing at 4,161.46, up 0.97%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ending the session at 16,514.37, up 0.40%, and the SP 500 gained 0.41%, to finish the trading session at 1,879.55. The gains were broad based as eight... 


How Green Was Thy Norman Conquest?

April 23, 2014

How Green Was Thy Norman Conquest?

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Renewable energy project to bring green jobs and growth to Merseyside

April 23, 2014

Renewable energy project to bring green jobs and growth to Merseyside

A major renewable electricity project has been unveiled in Merseyside as part of the government’s world leading electricity reforms, giving a massive boost to green growth and green jobs. The project, along with seven others across the UK, will provide up to £12 billion of private sector investment, supporting 8,500 jobs by 2020 The project, based... 


Government awards £12bn of green energy contracts

April 23, 2014

Government awards £12bn of green energy contracts

He told the BBC Radio 4 Today programme: “You’ve got, for example, energy efficiency, product standards, which are all reducing the amounts of energy that people need and therefore cutting their bills. “If you see something in isolation, yes, you can say ‘Well, that’s putting up costs a bit’ but actually,... 


Edward Davey MP writes… Massive boost for clean, green energy

April 23, 2014

Edward Davey MP writes… Massive boost for clean, green energy

Today I have announced the award of 8 new contracts for renewable electricity projects which will provide around £12 billion of private sector investment and once built will contribute around 4% of Britain’s electricity capacity. These projects will support 8500 jobs and our overall electricity reform plans will generate over 200,000 green jobs.... 


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I think growing biofuel instead of food on fields is an ambiguous topic …

April 23, 2014

I think growing biofuel instead of food on fields is an ambiguous topic …

If I asked you to think of renewable energy what comes to mind? I imagine it is skyscraper-sized wind turbines, solar panels on suburban roofs or massive hydro-electric dams. You probably do not think of burning wood or converting crops to liquid fuel to be used in cars. Yet throughout the world bio-energy remains the biggest source of renewable energy.... 


Snowdonia hydro-turbine marks major National Trust green energy project

April 23, 2014

Snowdonia hydro-turbine marks major National Trust green energy project

A hydroelectric turbine in Snowdonia, Wales will begin generating power on Wednesday in the National Trust‘s first large-scale renewable energy project. Power generated by a turbine installed on a river at the trust’s Hafod y Llan farm on the south flanks of Snowdon will be sold via the grid to energy company Good Energy. Patrick Begg, rural...