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Governor Cuomo Announces First New York Green Bank Deals

Posted on October 23rd, 2014 by

Governor Cuomo Announces First New York Green Bank Deals Governor Andrew Cuomo yesterday announced the first transactions of NY Green bank to spur renewable energy[...]
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SunEdison in Negotiations for $2 Billion Polysilicon Factory in China

Posted on October 20th, 2014 by

SunEdison in Negotiations for $2 Billion Polysilicon Factory in China SunEdison Inc., this year’s best-performing U.S. solar company, is in talks with a Chinese firm[...]
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Ecotricity Ventures With Skanska for $800 Million UK Wind Project

Posted on October 15th, 2014 by

Ecotricity Ventures With Skanska for $800 Million UK Wind Project Ecotricity Group Ltd., a UK wind-farm developer, has teamed-up with Sweden’s Skanska AB to construct[...]
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MidAmerican to Inject Another $280 Million in Iowa Wind Energy

Posted on October 13th, 2014 by

MidAmerican to Inject Another $280 Million in Iowa Wind Energy MidAmerican Energy Co., which had already invested about $15 billion to sustainable energy, plans to[...]
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Masdar Acquires Half Statoil Stake in U.K. Offshore Wind Project

Posted on September 26th, 2014 by

Masdar Acquires Half Statoil Stake in U.K. Offshore Wind Project Masdar Abu Dhabi Future Energy Co. agreed to acquire half of Statoil ASA’s stake in[...]
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IEA Anticipates $1.6 Trillion in Clean Energy Investments Through 2020

Posted on August 29th, 2014 by

IEA Anticipates $1.6 Trillion in Clean Energy Investments Through 2020 Investments in new renewable-energy capacity will reach a total of $1.6 trillion through the end[...]
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Verizon Allots $40 Million to Its Triple Solar Energy Capacity

Posted on August 26th, 2014 by

Verizon Allots $40 Million to Its Triple Solar Energy Capacity Verizon Communications Inc., the biggest U.S. wireless carrier, is investing almost $40 million to triple[...]
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First Solar Cancels Plans for World’s Biggest Solar PV Plant

Posted on July 15th, 2014 by

First Solar Cancels Plans for World’s Biggest Solar PV Plant First Solar Inc. will no longer be pursuing the construction of the world’s biggest solar[...]
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Buffett to Stake Another $15 Billion on Renewables

Posted on June 11th, 2014 by

Buffett to Stake Another $15 Billion on Renewables Describing Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s increasing investment in sustainable energy, Warren Buffett had to rely on a deputy,[...]
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Corporate Green Bonds Seen Doubling to $20 Billion

Posted on May 21st, 2014 by

The annual market for green bonds from companies will double this year, driven by rising investor interests for sustainable investments, says Standard & Poor’s. Companies[...]
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GE Invests $24 Million in India’s Largest Solar Plant

Posted on April 29th, 2014 by

GE Invests $24 Million in India’s Largest Solar Plant General Electric Co. is putting $24 million in Welspun Energy Ltd., India’s biggest solar power plant.[...]
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Google and SunPower Form $250 Million Solar Lease Plan

Posted on April 25th, 2014 by

Google and SunPower Form $250 Million Solar Lease Plan SunPower Corp., the second-biggest solar manufacturer in the U.S., and Google Inc. are forming a $250[...]
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Ukraine Looks to Renewable Energy to Loosen Russia’s Grip

Posted on April 21st, 2014 by

Ukraine Looks to Renewable Energy to Loosen Russia’s Grip Ukraine is seeking U.S. investments in its solar, wind and biomass industries to curb the nation’s[...]
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Solar Demand Catalyst for 9 Percent Rise in Clean Energy Investments

Posted on April 17th, 2014 by

Solar Demand Catalyst for 9 Percent Rise in Clean Energy Investments Clean energy investment surged by 9 percent in the first quarter on high demand[...]
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Crowd-Funded US Rooftop Solar May Reach $5 Billion in Five Years

Posted on April 10th, 2014 by

Crowd-Funded US Rooftop Solar May Reach $5 Billion in Five Years Crowdfunding may give the rooftop solar sector $5 billion worth of investments within five[...]
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First Solar Seeking Growth as Desert Power Plant Market Dwindles

Posted on March 19th, 2014 by

First Solar Seeking Growth as Desert Power Plant Market Dwindles First Solar is preparing to set out its plans for growth as sales lag for[...]