Posts Tagged ‘electricity generation’

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India Plans World’s Largest Floating Solar PV Project

Posted on July 4th, 2014 by

India Plans World’s Largest Floating Solar PV Project National Hydro Power Corporation (NHPC), India’s leading hydro power producer, is planning to build the world’s largest[...]
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Iceland Moves Closer to Powering Homes with Geothermal Energy

Posted on June 3rd, 2014 by

Iceland Moves Closer to Powering Homes with Geothermal Energy Iceland is moving closer to powering European homes using the volcanic island nation’s geothermal and hydropower[...]
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Missouri University Shifts from 69-Year Old Coal Plant to Geothermal Energy

Posted on June 2nd, 2014 by

Missouri University Shifts from 69-Year Old Coal Plant to Geothermal Energy A World War II-era power plant that supplied energy to much of the Missouri[...]
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Ohio Puts Renewable Energy Standards On Hold

Posted on May 30th, 2014 by

Ohio Puts Renewable Energy Standards On Hold Ohio is no longer one of the 29 U.S. states that is working to satisfy its clean energy[...]
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RusHydro Inaugurates New 640 MW Unit, Two More to Follow

Posted on May 28th, 2014 by

RusHydro Inaugurates New 640 MW Unit, Two More to Follow JSC RusHydro, Russia’s biggest power-generating company, has announced that a brand new 640 MW hydropower[...]
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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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India to Bring Solar Lighting to Every Home by 2019

Posted on May 20th, 2014 by

India to Bring Solar Lighting to Every Home by 2019 India’s new government plans to harness solar power to enable each home to run at[...]
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China Aims for 70GW of Solar Power to Cut Coal Reliance

Posted on May 19th, 2014 by

China Aims for 70GW of Solar Power to Cut Coal Reliance China, the world’s top carbon emitter, is looking to speed up solar power development,[...]
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Siemens Signs $2.1 Billion Deal for 600 MW Dutch Offshore Wind Project

Posted on May 16th, 2014 by

Siemens Signs $2.1 Billion Deal for 600 MW Dutch Offshore Wind Project Siemens AG won a 1.5 billion-euro ($2.1 billion) contract for the Gemini offshore[...]
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London Waste Plant Wins $13M From UK Green Investment Bank

Posted on May 15th, 2014 by

London Waste Plant Wins $13M From UK Green Investment Bank The U.K. Green Investment Bank will furnish 7.5 million pounds ($12.6 million) of funds for[...]
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Japan Revitalizes More Power Utilities to Avoid Rate Increases

Posted on May 2nd, 2014 by

Japan Revitalizes More Power Utilities to Avoid Rate Increases Japan moved to re-invigorate another two unprofitable power firms after they posted billion dollar losses, underscoring[...]
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Huge Growth for Global Geothermal Market in 2013, Says GEA

Posted on April 23rd, 2014 by

Huge Growth for Global Geothermal Market in 2013, Says GEA 2013 was a significant year for the global geothermal industry as projects located in the[...]
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Inga 3 Hydropower Project Receives IDA Technical Assistance Grant

Posted on March 21st, 2014 by

Inga 3 Hydropower Project Receives IDA Technical Assistance Grant The World Bank Group’s Board of Directors approved a $73.1 million International Development Association grant to[...]
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Wind Energy without the PTC

Posted on May 23rd, 2012 by

The debate surrounding the Production Tax Credit (PTC) intensified last quarter following several high-profile attempts by Congress to extend the credit before it expires at[...]
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Advantages of Nuclear Power

Posted on January 10th, 2011 by

When considering various sources of power, it is important to note that the analysis of power generation costs is a complex process that is highly[...]