Posts Tagged ‘solar power’

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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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U.K. Looking To Increase Solar Eight-Fold by 2020

Posted on October 9th, 2013 by

U.K. Looking To Increase Solar Eight-Fold by 2020 Energy Minister Greg Barker said the U.K. can multiply its solar power capacity eight-fold by 2020 in[...]
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California Solar Initiative for PV Succeeds: What’s Next?

Posted on September 23rd, 2013 by

California Solar Initiative (CSI), the groundbreaking solar incentive program for consumers that began in 2007, is coming to a successful conclusion. Most of its nearly[...]
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Pleasanton City’s Energy and Sustainability Strategies

Posted on March 21st, 2013 by

  The City of Pleasanton strives to be the greenest city in the state, and it also has one of the most comprehensive climate action[...]
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Chinese Solar Stocks Climbs as China Plans to Increase its Solar Power Capacity

Posted on January 13th, 2013 by

Chinese Solar Stocks Climbs as China Plans to Increase its Solar Power Capacity Chinese solar stocks led the benchmark index of U.S. traded shares this[...]
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Bandgap Engineering Aims to Double Solar Cell Efficiency

Posted on November 9th, 2012 by

Bandgap Engineering, a startup company that received  $750,000 in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy in 2011, is aiming to double the efficiency of[...]
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New Solar Concentrator Can Boost Efficiency 35%

Posted on September 17th, 2012 by

Concentrated solar power (CSP) is usually a term used to describe devices that concentrate sunlight onto water, which then is run through a steam turbine[...]
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How San Francisco Office of Economic Development Dept. Recruits Cleantech Companies

Posted on September 6th, 2012 by

Todd Rufo, Director of Business Development at the San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development, discusses his organizations approach to recruiting businesses to San Francisco.
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New mileage standards would double fuel efficiency

Posted on August 28th, 2012 by

New regulations toward cutting greenhouse gas emissions were finalized by the Obama administration. The new rules will require the fleet of new cars and trucks[...]
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GE Wind Turbines in Comexhidro Wind Farm, Mexico

Posted on August 20th, 2012 by

GE Wind Turbines in Comexhidro Wind Farm, Mexico GE will provide the Comexhidro Wind Farm located in Santa Catarina, Nuevo León, Mexico a total of[...]
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Wind energy is Obama’s focus in Iowa visit this Tuesday

Posted on August 15th, 2012 by

Wind energy is Obama’s focus in Iowa visit this Tuesday Tuesday, President Obama was in Iowa at Oskaloosa, Marshalltown and Waterloo, talking about his support[...]
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Honda’s 1st EV Car Delivered To Couple

Posted on July 25th, 2012 by

Honda’s 1st EV Car Delivered To Couple American Honda Motor Co., Inc., has delivered its first all-electric 2013 Honda Fit EV to couple, Matt and[...]
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Agua Caliente in Arizona to Deliver 290 MW Solar Power by 2014

Posted on July 22nd, 2012 by

The massive solar farm located in Yuma County, Arizona, is now delivering over 200 MW of clean solar electricity – making it the world’s largest[...]
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Digester Turns Food Waste Into Methane; Operation Begins August

Posted on July 15th, 2012 by

Digester Turns Food Waste Into Methane; Operation Begins August The Collinwood digester that can generate 1.3 million watts per hour will begin its operation in[...]
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Wisconsin Utilities Launched New Energy Efficiency Programs

Posted on July 9th, 2012 by

Wisconsin Utilities Launched New Energy Efficiency Programs Wisconsin utilities’ statewide program for efficient and renewable energy, Focus on Energy, has launched new programs for residential[...]
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PSE&G “Healthcare Hero” in New Jersey Due to Hospital Energy Efficiency Program

Posted on July 8th, 2012 by

PSE&G “Healthcare Hero” in New Jersey Due to Hospital Energy Efficiency Program PSE&G was recognized as an NJBIZ “Healthcare Hero” because of its innovative energy[...]