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2014-02-19 08:22:50

In U.S., Non-Wind Advanced Energy Grew 14 Percent, 4X U.S. Economy WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At $1.1 trillion in estimated global revenue, advanced energy grew at a rate more than double the global economy last year, according to a market report commissioned by Advanced Energy Economy (AEE). In the United States, the advanced energy market excluding wind energy experienced double-digit growth the last two years - outpacing the economy by a factor of four - while...

2014-01-30 12:23:57

West Virginia is Not Alone: 10 Similar "Sacrifice Zones" Identified in CO, LA, MA, ND, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX & VT; Warning That Water Will Be Subject to Repeated Disasters in Absence of Water/Energy Roadmap, Clear Priorities. WASHINGTON, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sixty groups from across the United States called on President Obama today to issue an executive order protecting water availability and quality in the U.S. from haphazard energy exploration, warning that in the...

2014-01-29 12:22:50

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following U.S. President Obama's State of the Union address, Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) urges the Administration to adopt energy policies that help families and businesses by capitalizing on greater use of coal, America's true all-of-the-above energy advantage. Coal is the nation's lowest cost and most abundant energy resource. This past year, coal generation rebounded 5 percent due to its lower costs, while gas generation fell 11 percent....

2014-01-29 00:20:24

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Petroleum Institute President and CEO Jack Gerard laid out smart energy policies that President Obama can take unilaterally to achieve his State of the Union goal of relieving income inequality: "If President Obama has decided to take unilateral action, he can fight income inequality by seizing this once-in-a-lifetime energy moment by allowing oil and natural gas jobs that pay seven times the minimum wage. "The American...

2014-01-28 16:21:11

MONESSEN, Pa., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As consumers brace for considerably higher electric bills in the coming weeks, the Pennsylvania Coal Alliance called for legislative hearings to investigate the reasons for the supply shortages that are causing prices to spike. Last week PJM Interconnection, which operates the regional power grid, asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for emergency approval to exceed a $1,000 per megawatt-hour price cap on the suddenly needed...

2013-10-28 23:20:00

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Thermal Policy Handbook 2013. London (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Global Thermal Policy Handbook 2013 Summary GlobalData’s "Global Thermal Policy Handbook 2013” gives detailed information on the major thermal energy policies, across the major countries US, the UK, Germany, Russia, Japan, South Africa, China, India, Indonesia and South Korea . The report provides the current and future thermal energy targets and plans...

2013-07-17 23:19:56

President Obama's recent Climate Policy has wide reaching implications which has federal entities proactively pursuing cost-effective options to reduce carbon emissions. Many within the Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security have recently started making the move from diesel light plants to portable Progress Solar/Wind (TM) Light Towers for mission critical night-time operations that need reliable outdoor lighting. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 The Progress...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.