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Germany’s $2.8 Billion Power Link With Norway Jeopardized

Posted on March 28th, 2014 by

Germany’s $2.8 Billion Power Link With Norway Jeopardized Plans to build Germany’s 387- mile long cable worth as much as 2 billion euros ($2.8 billion)[...]
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Tidal Energy Project Accepted by U.K.’s Planning Inspectorate

Posted on March 12th, 2014 by

Tidal Energy Project Accepted by U.K.’s Planning Inspectorate A proposal for a 320 MW tidal energy project in Swansea Bay, South Wales have been accepted[...]
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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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Shell to Design Carbon Capture for U.K. Gas Plant

Posted on February 26th, 2014 by

Shell to Design Carbon Capture for U.K. Gas Plant Royal Dutch Shell Plc. has signed an agreement to develop a project aimed at capturing carbon[...]
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Iceland Environment Minister Says Japan Cooperation Will Boost Geothermal Energy Generation

Posted on February 21st, 2014 by

Iceland Environment Minister Says Japan Cooperation Will Boost Geothermal Energy Generation Iceland and Japan, two countries rich in geothermal energy, can tackle climate change together,[...]
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U.K. Wind Expansion Ditched on Concern Birds May be Harmed

Posted on February 20th, 2014 by

U.K. Wind Expansion Ditched on Concern Birds May be Harmed EON SE and its partners Dong Energy A/S and Masdar Abu Dhabi Future Energy Co.[...]
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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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For the 1st Time, Wind Accounted for Over 50% of Denmark’s Electricity for One Month

Posted on February 5th, 2014 by

  For the 1st Time, Wind Accounted for Over 50% of Denmark’s Electricity for One Month For years, Denmark has led the world in wind power capacity[...]
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Keystone XL Minimal Impact in Climate Change, Says U.S. Review

Posted on February 3rd, 2014 by

Keystone XL Minimal Impact in Climate Change, Says U.S. Review In its final environment review, the U.S. State Department says that the Canada-U.S. pipeline will[...]
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UAE and Denmark Inks Renewables and Sustainability Pact

Posted on January 31st, 2014 by

UAE and Denmark Inks Renewables and Sustainability Pact Two of the world’s major players in renewable energy have signed an agreement to work together in[...]
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Nineteen Countries Pledges to Form Africa Clean Energy Corridor

Posted on January 30th, 2014 by

Nineteen Countries Pledges to Form Africa Clean Energy Corridor Nineteen countries vowed to form an Africa Clean Energy Corridor to exploit the regions enormous renewable[...]
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Germany to be First EU Nation to Tax Own Use of Renewables

Posted on January 27th, 2014 by

Germany to be First EU Nation to Tax Own Use of Renewables Germany is set to be the first country in Europe to charge owners[...]
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Uranium Set for Bull Market as Japan Review Nuclear Reactors

Posted on January 23rd, 2014 by

Uranium Set for Bull Market as Japan Review Nuclear Reactors Japan may re-start around 10 nuclear reactors this year after safety reviews following the disaster[...]
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Wind was Spain’s Top Energy Source in 2013

Posted on January 20th, 2014 by

Wind was Spain’s Top Energy Source in 2013 For the first time ever, wind power ranked as Spain’s top electricity source. The wind turbines provided[...]
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EU Drafts Hydraulic Fracturing Guidelines to Mitigate Conflicting Laws

Posted on January 17th, 2014 by

EU Drafts Hydraulic Fracturing Guidelines to Mitigate Conflicting Laws The European Union is planning guidelines for its 28-member nation and will urge them to abide[...]
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Nile River Squabble Hampers Hydropower Project

Posted on January 10th, 2014 by

Nile River Squabble Hampers Hydropower Project Disagreements over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam raised doubts over future talks about Africa’s biggest hydropower project as Ethiopia[...]