Posts Tagged ‘daily energy report’

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Tennessee Valley Authority Sees Record High Energy Use

Posted on December 23rd, 2010 by

Record high energy use for Tennessee Valley Authority,  Honeywell launches a new website, a new solar powered e-book reader enters the market.
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Georgia Gains Ground On Energy Efficiency

Posted on December 22nd, 2010 by

In 2007, the Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance (SEEA) officially opened up its doors in Atlanta as a regional nonprofit focused on transforming the marketplace for[...]
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Abengoa Solar’s Solana Project Finalizes Funding

Posted on December 22nd, 2010 by

Abengoa Solar company has finally finalized the funding for their large-scale solar project, Solana. Also, Honda plans to test public EV charging stations to improve the infrastructure for electric vehicles.
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Hydroelectric Storage Facility Planned for Hawaii

Posted on December 21st, 2010 by

Californian renewable auctions finally made it through lawmakers. Also, one of the nation's oldest hydroelectric projects at Snoqualmie Falls is undergoing renovations that will boost its capacity by 10 megawatts.
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DOE Research Shows Wind Turbines Are Beneficial For Crops

Posted on December 20th, 2010 by

DOE researchers studied the effects of wind turbines on crops in rural areas. They found the turbines to be quite beneficial in the long run. Also, Secretary Chu approved two big loans for wind and solar projects.
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One Family’s Success with Solar Panels

Posted on December 17th, 2010 by

The Koziel's household has all the modern-day luxuries imaginable- beachfront location, hot tub, and of course high-tech electronics. All these amenities proved expensive when it came time to pay the electricity bill. See how the installation of solar panels eased their burden.
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EnerLogic™ by Solutia’s Performance Films – Energy Savings For All Seasons

Posted on December 16th, 2010 by

Window films have been used for decades for many reasons, but one primary benefit of architectural films are their ability to reduce energy costs in[...]
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CALMAC Energy Storage Solution A Viable Option For Integrating Renewable Energy Generation

Posted on December 15th, 2010 by

Mark MacCracken, the CEO of CALMAC, emphasizes the importance of energy storage and how companies like his are finding innovative ways to make energy storage[...]
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Casio Debuts New Solar-Powered Watch

Posted on December 15th, 2010 by

Compare California and Thailand for feed-in tariff systems. The benefits of the system may be outweighed by the limitations imposed in California. Perhaps the move towards auctions will provide more cost efficiency for corporations investing in expensive renewable projects.
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SXSW Interactive Selects The Daily Energy Report As A 2011 Panel Host

Posted on December 14th, 2010 by

We are proud to announce that The Daily Energy Report has been selected by SXSW Interactive to host a panel at their event, which will[...]
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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.
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The Vatican City Named Greenest Nation

Posted on December 10th, 2010 by

Vatican City is named the world's most energy efficient states due to its new installation of solar panels that enables it to create the most solar energy per capita. Also, the DOE awards U.S. manufacturers with energy efficiency certificate.
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Qatar World Cup To Include Solar Powered Soccer Stadiums

Posted on December 9th, 2010 by

The DOE plans to merge with other committees to promote the export of clean energy. Also, Qatar steps up to challengers with solar-powered air conditioned stadium for the 2022 Soccer World Cup.
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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.
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Puerto Rico Renewable Energy Legislation Passes

Posted on December 7th, 2010 by

The Caribbean boasts some of the world's highest energy costs. To circumvent this, Puerto Rico looks to the United States to collaborate with the island's own efforts to embrace sustainable initiatives. New wind farm projects are abound in the small island as it prepares to meet its goals of 12% renewable energy.