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Research Shows Net Energy Analysis Should Become A Standard Policy Tool
2014-06-26 03:25:53

By Mark Shwartz, Stanford University Policymakers should conduct "net energy analyses" when evaluating the long-term sustainability of energy technologies, according to new Stanford University research. Net energy analysis provides a quantitative way to compare the amount of energy a technology produces over its lifetime with the energy required to build and maintain it. The technique can complement conventional energy planning, which often focuses on minimizing the financial cost of...

Developing A Revolutionary Battery That's Cheap And Eco-Friendly
2014-06-26 06:30:48

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online A group of scientists at the University of Southern California (USC) have produced a water-based organic battery that is expected to revolutionize the storage and dissemination of power. And at a time when both our economy and our environment need it most, this battery is both inexpensive to produce and is made from eco-friendly components. Unlike the battery that you may have in mind, used in television remotes or cellphones, this...

2014-06-25 23:05:29

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFCs) markets. Global market for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFCs) is projected to reach US$1.3 billion by 2020, driven by the ever increasing demand for electricity across the globe and the resulting need for efficient and environment friendly power production technologies. San Jose, California (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – A type of fuel cell technology, Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC)...

2014-06-25 08:24:28

WASHINGTON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Institute for Energy Research released today a report assessing the implications of the federal government's anti-coal policies. The report, "Protect the American People: Moratorium on Coal Plant Closures Essential," was co-authored by Dr. Roger Bezdek and Dr. Frank Clemente and comes in the wake of the EPA's newly proposed greenhouse gas regulations, which will force electricity providers to reduce their emissions of carbon dioxide....

2014-06-24 08:23:56

Execs focused on accelerated growth strategies, transforming business models; Cite energy costs, regulatory landscape, cyber-threats as significant challenges HOUSTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More and more energy executives believe the United States can attain energy independence within the next 15 years, eliminating the U.S. dependency for foreign energy sources, according to the results of the 12(th) annual Energy Industry Outlook Survey conducted by the KPMG Global Energy...

2014-06-23 16:22:12

DALLAS, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At its 82(nd) Annual U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting yesterday, the nation's mayors renewed their longstanding commitment to fight climate change by reducing carbon emissions, promoting energy independence and efficiency and developing renewable energy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110125/MM36443LOGO Conference President Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson joined with other USCM leaders to sign a revised agreement that for the first time...

2014-06-20 23:07:48

Admirals Bank, a leading national provider of residential solar and renewable energy financing, is set to exhibit at PV America 2014 in Boston, MA to showcase its solar loan products and web-based installer sales tools. The Bank, which is also headquartered in Boston, is excited to have this year’s show in its home town and will be hosting a ‘happy hour’ on Tuesday, June 24th, from 3:30-5:30pm (EST) featuring an iPad drawing,* local draft beer and New England lobster rolls served...

2014-06-20 23:03:06

Today marks the final day of Energypath 2014, Pennsylvania’s largest sustainable energy conference, continuing with the conference portion of the week-long educational event, featuring: sustainable energy seminars, an expo with a diverse group of exhibitors and a science fair for middle school and high school students, presented by Community Energy, Inc. Reading, PA (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Fifteen projects were submitted by high school and middle school students focusing on renewable...

2014-06-19 23:05:58

“Intelen Inc, the leading energy efficiency analytics and customer engagement company, will be a Platinum Sponsor at the 2014 Grid Edge Energy conference in San Diego CA, June 24-25 New York, NY (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Intelen Inc, the leading energy efficiency analytics and customer engagement company, will be a Platinum Sponsor at the 2014 Grid Edge Energy conference in San Diego CA, June 24-25. Intelen will exhibit two key cloud products in San Diego: Intelen DiG for Utilities that...

2014-06-19 23:01:59

Nora Mead Brownell, co-founder of ESPY Energy Solutions, LLC and former Federal Energy Regulatory Commission member, received the 2014 Epstein Award at the Energypath 2014 keynote dinner. Each year at Energypath, Sustainable Energy Fund presents the Epstein Award to recognize an individual's contributions over a lifetime in moving society towards a sustainable energy future. Reading, PA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Brownell’s distinguished career includes work as a member of the...


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