Posts Tagged ‘China’


Proposed Tax Credit Could Extend Benefits for Clean Energy

Posted on December 14th, 2010 by

The Senate has proposed a tax credit that could lead to greater development in solar and wind projects. Increased investments in the industries can create more green jobs and keep the industry growing. Also, California takes steps to ensure a clear path for plug-ins and China designs world's largest single-building PV system for its transportation hub.

Seattle Developer Builds Home for LEED Certification

Posted on December 8th, 2010 by

Greenfab, a Seattle based developer, has begun construction on the city's first modular home in hopes to achieve LEED certification. Also, Chinese policymakers have set ambitious goals for the future of renewable energy. And the U.S. completed construction on the country's largest photovoltaic farm.

Green Roofs Reduce Energy Consumption

Posted on December 3rd, 2010 by

Green roofs do work-- New York City's roof atop the Postal Service building has provided insulation and saved the building energy costs. Also, Spain is preparing to display its renewable energy might with the largest offshore wind turbine project.

Cow Dung To Power Thousands Of Chinese Homes

Posted on December 2nd, 2010 by

California is even closer to reaching its goal of 33% renewable power while another Michigan biomass plant gets canceled. On the other hand, biomass is gaining popularity in China.

China Unveils Hydrogen Fuel Locomotive

Posted on December 1st, 2010 by

Duke Energy completes their second wind project out west and has set its Colorado wind farm under operation. Also, the DOE follows its own advice after Secretary Chu's address and sets two large supercomputers for energy research.

Connecticut Encourages Energy Efficiency from Neighbor to Neighbor

Posted on November 9th, 2010 by

Connecticut's new Neighbor to Neighbor Energy program will increase awareness about alternative energy options and will save money for residents. Chinese car makers launch their first battery powered car while technology firms develop energy efficient gadgets.

China Becomes Worlds Top Energy User

Posted on July 20th, 2010 by

BP spill requires more testing, Siemens to build the country’s First CO2 Capture Project for Coal-fired Power Plants and China surpasses the US as the[...]

Chavez Says China To Loan Venezuela $20 Billion, DER 04/19/10

Posted on April 19th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Monday April 19, 2010 discusses the US EIA estimates increased natural gas production for 2010, Venezuelan President announces that China[...]

U.S. Energy Security A Top Priority, DER 04/13/10

Posted on April 13th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Tuesday April 13, 2010 talks to Noah Lehrman, N. American Committee Chairman of the Minor Metals Trade Association about the[...]

Rare Earth Minerals, Does China Control This Too?, DER 03/31/10

Posted on March 31st, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report interviews Keith Delaney, Executive Director of the Rare Earth Industry and Technology Association. We discuss which rare earth materials are important[...]

28% Emissions Reduction Target By 2020 Set, DER 02/01/10

Posted on February 1st, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Monday, Feb. 1, 2010 discuss US emissions reductions by 2020, China’s capacity for manufacturing renewables, Nissan receives loan from DOE[...]

Solar Power Products Aiding Haitian Relief Effort, DER 01/21/10

Posted on January 21st, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Thursday, January 20, 2010 discusses oil hovering around $78 barrel, Copenhagen participants facing a big deadline, and solar power aids[...]

China begins largest solar thermal project & EMS Systems at CMS, DER 01/11/10

Posted on January 11th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Monday, January 11th, 2010 features stories about China beginning development on their largest solar thermal project, GE partnering with China[...]

Emergency Meeting at Copenhagen plus Tesla takes a road trip to Detroit, DER 121809

Posted on December 18th, 2009 by

The Daily Energy Report for December 18th, 2009 brings you daily energy news about: This morning world leaders engage in emergency meeting at Copenhagen with[...]

Little progress at Copenhagen plus the LED market increasing, DER 121709

Posted on December 17th, 2009 by

The Daily Energy Report for December 17th, 2009 brings you daily energy news about: Growing frustration over the lack of progress at the Climate Conference[...]