Posts Tagged ‘ge’


GE Opens Fuel Cell Pilot Facility in New York

Posted on July 24th, 2014 by

GE Opens Fuel Cell Pilot Facility in New York General Electric opened a fuel-cell research and testing facility in upstate New York that will produce[...]
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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[...]

GE Invests $24 Million in India’s Largest Solar Plant

Posted on April 29th, 2014 by

GE Invests $24 Million in India’s Largest Solar Plant General Electric Co. is putting $24 million in Welspun Energy Ltd., India’s biggest solar power plant.[...]
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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[...]

Shell, GE Lured by LNG-Fueled Ships on Record Supply

Posted on December 4th, 2013 by

Shell, GE Lured by LNG-Fueled Ships on Record Supply Royal Dutch Shell Plc, General Electric and Clean Energy Fuels Corp. are planning investments in natural-gas-powered[...]

Companies are Climate Change Believers (even when politicians are not)

Posted on March 30th, 2012 by

Without question, some companies stand to be harmed by climate change, while others could benefit from new opportunities.  Still others are merely afraid to be impacted by[...]

Vu1 to Supply 20,000 ESL Bulbs to Avspar

Posted on November 11th, 2011 by

IKEA opens 4 electric vehicle charging stations in Carson, Calif. IKEA has officially plugged-in four Blink Pedestal electric vehicle charging stations at its store inCarson,California,[...]
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GE To Supply 350 Wind Turbines To BP Wind Energy For U.S. Projects

Posted on October 28th, 2011 by

BP Wind Energy will purchase 350 General Electric 1.6-MW wind turbines for U.S. wind farm projects being developed in 2011 and 2012. Total value of[...]

KB Home Launches Energy-Efficient Home Designs

Posted on September 15th, 2011 by

KB Home launches energy-efficient home designs KB Home has launched a planned nationwide rollout of its next-generation of energy-efficient home designs, a net-zero energy home[...]
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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.

GE Study: Wind Turbines Too Noisy for Comfort?

Posted on November 23rd, 2010 by

As wind turbines spring up along the nation, more and more residents are complaining about the noise level of their new neighbors. Wind farms don't really create much more noise than the average air conditioner or refrigerator, yet many people have claimed they cause a disturbance. What is it about the sound that is driving people crazy?

Second Solar Farm Approved for Public Lands In Nevada

Posted on November 18th, 2010 by

Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior, approved yet another solar project for public lands in the state of Nevada. Also, nations and researchers are skeptical about meeting 20% energy reduction targets by Cancun summit.

IBM’s Smart Cities Challenge Begins

Posted on November 15th, 2010 by

IBM launches their largest philanthropic program for the year, a plan to assist 100 qualified worldwide cities in their efforts towards efficiency. Also, General Electric adds electronic cars to its fleet and Vu1 Corp. has created a new, innovative, and greener light bulb.

First Solar To Increase Production Capacity To 2.7 GW

Posted on October 15th, 2010 by

Expect higher heating bills this winter, which company is doubling down on solar production, and a continent that you wouldn‘t immediately think of that’s quickly[...]