Posts Tagged ‘Japan’

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How Energy Storage Can Make Decentralized Electricity Work in America

Posted on May 14th, 2014 by

The Renewable Energy Era will rank alongside the Information Age and the Industrial Revolution as one of the great milestones in human history.  Like those[...]
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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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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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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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Idled Reactors Makes Tepco Double its Coal Use

Posted on January 16th, 2014 by

Idled Reactors Makes Tepco Double its Coal Use Tokyo Electric Power Co., the biggest power utility in Japan, burned twice as much coal in 2013[...]
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Japan Lowers Carbon Emission Goal in Setback for UN Climate Change Address

Posted on November 18th, 2013 by

Japan Lowers Carbon Emission Goal in Setback for UN Climate Change Address Japan, the world’s fifth-largest carbon dioxide emitter, thinned-down its target to reduce greenhouse[...]
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China to Build More Renewable Facilities than U.S. , EU and Japan Combined

Posted on November 14th, 2013 by

China to Build More Renewable Facilities than U.S. , EU and Japan Combined According to the International Energy Agency, China is expected to build more[...]
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Fukushima’s Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Now Operational

Posted on November 12th, 2013 by

Fukushima’s Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Now Operational An offshore wind project funded by the Japanese government and led by Marubeni Corp. has started generating electricity[...]
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Post-Fukushima Japan Builds First of 140 Offshore Floating Windmills

Posted on October 28th, 2013 by

  Post-Fukushima Japan Builds First of 140 Offshore Floating Windmills Japan has nearly finished the construction on the first of 140 floating windmills that will[...]
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Daikin buys Goodman for $3.7 billion, gains North America reach

Posted on August 29th, 2012 by

Two of the biggest leading companies in the Industry of heating, ventilating and air conditioning Daikin, headquartered in Osaka, Japan, and Goodman Global Group, Inc.[...]
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Feed-In Tariffs: A Good FIT for the U.S. Solar Market

Posted on August 7th, 2012 by

The Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami of March 2011 was one of the worst natural disasters of modern times. Consequent meltdowns and explosions at[...]
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Does the Increasing Energy Uncertainty for Japan Make Carbon Reduction a Foregone Conclusion?

Posted on July 31st, 2012 by

According to published figures from the International Association for Energy Economics, Japan is the fifth largest emitter of CO2 in the world, and in 2009,[...]
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Japanese Solar Market Poised to Surge

Posted on June 4th, 2012 by

Last year, the Japanese government announced the creation of a national    feed-in tariff (FiT) for solar, joining Germany and China in creating robust public[...]
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Why Japanese Companies Need to Make Green IT a Top Priority

Posted on October 13th, 2011 by

Nick Milne Home, President of 1E, discusses why Japanese companies are now seeing GreenIT strategies as a cost effective way to lower energy costs and[...]
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How The Fukushima Disaster Impacts The Uranium Industry

Posted on September 3rd, 2011 by

Amir Adnani, CEO of Uranium Energy Corp, talks about any current fallout from the Fukushima Nuclear Power disaster and how the uranium industry is handling[...]
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Nuclear Melts Down, Renewables Explode

Posted on August 26th, 2011 by

There has been a lot of talk about Nuclear energy since the near meltdown after the devastating tsunami in Japan earlier this year. So, we[...]