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GE invests in Euro Renewables

GE Unit to Invest Heavily in EU Renewables

Posted on March 18th, 2014 by

  GE Unit to Invest Heavily in EU Renewables GE Energy Financial Services, a unit of General Electric Co., expects to invest hundreds of millions[...]
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Duke Acquires Two 20MW California Solar Farms From Infigen

Posted on March 10th, 2014 by

Duke Acquires Two 20 MW California Solar Farms From Infigen Duke Energy Corp., the biggest utility owner in the U.S., is acquiring two 20 MW[...]
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Atlantis Raises $20 Million Pounds for Tidal Project

Posted on February 27th, 2014 by

Atlantis Raises $20 Million Pounds for Tidal Project Atlantis Resources Corp., a Morgan Stanley-backed tidal turbine manufacturer, raised a total of 20 million pounds through[...]
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China Overtakes U.S. on Energy Efficiency Investments for First Time

Posted on February 19th, 2014 by

China Overtakes U.S. on Energy Efficiency Investments for First Time With $4.3 billion worth of investments, China has spent more on energy efficiency than the[...]
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SunEdison Ponders on Massive PV Factory in Saudi

Posted on February 7th, 2014 by

SunEdison Ponders on Massive PV Factory in Saudi SunEdison is currently deliberating whether to develop a massive 3-GW vertically-integrated solar PV manufacturing plant in Saudi[...]
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Investors Urged to Buy as Vestas Stock Soars 400%

Posted on January 2nd, 2014 by

Investors Urged to Buy as Vestas Stock Soars 400% Analysts are now encouraging investors to buy shares in Vestas Wind Systems than at any time[...]
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RWE Scraps $7.3 Billion Atlantic Array Wind Farm in U.K. on Costs

Posted on November 27th, 2013 by

RWE Scraps $7.3 Billion Atlantic Array Wind Farm in U.K. on Costs Germany’s RWE decided to scrap the construction of the 7.3 billion dollar Atlantic[...]
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Brookfield Ventures on Hydro and Wind

Posted on November 8th, 2013 by

Brookfield Ventures on Hydro and Wind Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada’s biggest manager of alternative assets, plans to venture in South American wind farms and[...]
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Shunfeng to Buy Suntech

Posted on November 7th, 2013 by

Shunfeng to Buy Suntech Once a leader in the PV industry, Chinese solar PV module manufacturer Suntech has declared bankruptcy last March and announced in September[...]
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U.K. to Allow Chinese Firms to Invest in Nuclear Reactors

Posted on October 21st, 2013 by

U.K. to Allow Chinese Firms to Invest in Nuclear Reactors The U.K. will allow Chinese companies to acquire stakes in its nuclear power plants as[...]
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Energy Efficiency: The One Trillion Dollar Answer

Posted on June 17th, 2013 by

Buildings account for nearly half of US energy consumption, consume 3/4 of the electricity and, excluding residential, are responsible for more than 45 percent of carbon[...]
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Bandgap Engineering Aims to Double Solar Cell Efficiency

Posted on November 9th, 2012 by

Bandgap Engineering, a startup company that received  $750,000 in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy in 2011, is aiming to double the efficiency of[...]
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Dr. Abdul-Hussain Bin Ali Mirza, Minister of Energy & Chairman of National Oil & Gas Authority, Bahrain to attend Heavy Oil & Oil Sands Summit

Posted on May 8th, 2012 by

3rd April 2012: Fleming Gulf will be organizing Heavy Oil & Oil Sands Summit on 26-27 September in Manama, Bahrain under the patronage of His[...]
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The Case For Global Cleantech Clusters: Scaling Local Economic Development for Global Investment

Posted on May 2nd, 2012 by

There has been an explosion of cleantech clusters around the world, promising to help accelerate financing, growth, job creation and the next generation of sustainable technologies. Contents[...]
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Solar Industry’s Venture Capital Increased But Total Investment Decreased

Posted on April 12th, 2012 by

Solar Industry’s Venture Capital Increased But Total Investment Decreased  According to an analysis by Mercom Capital Group, the solar industry’s venture capital (VC) deals grew while[...]
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Why General Electric Invests Billions In Solar

Posted on April 9th, 2012 by

  Kevin Walsh, Managing Director and Leader of Power and Renewable Energy at GE Energy Financial Services, discusses why General Electric has chosen to invest billions[...]