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Stanford-Led Study Assesses Environmental Costs And Benefits

Stanford-Led Study Assesses Environmental Costs And Benefits Of Fracking

Mark Golden, Stanford University Rising supplies of natural gas could benefit the environment by replacing coal as a fuel for electricity, but hydraulic fracturing poses dangers for people living near the wells, a new analysis finds. We can do...

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2014-09-17 23:09:24

Sustainable Energy Fund’s board of directors recently announced the appointment of William (Bill) M. Defalco to the board. Allentown, PA (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Bill is a senior vice president at Meridian Bank, where he manages a team of commercial lenders. He has an impressive twenty-five year career which has given him a unique combination of experience in manufacturing and expertise in the financing of green building projects, a topic on which he is a regionally and nationally...

2014-09-17 04:20:25

BUDAPEST, Hungary, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today important issues related to providing energy security in Europe were discussed at a conference on Development and Use of Natural Gas in the Danube Region: Prospects and Opportunities hosted by the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry with support by the Danube Energy Initiative. The esteemed speakers acknowledged the growing need for international cooperation in the Danube region for the greater economic...

2014-09-16 23:10:35

Pfister Energy supports its partner, Infinity Development, in obtaining U.S. Army MATOC solar energy award. Hawthorne, New Jersey (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 With Pfister Energy Inc as its solar construction partner, Infinity Development Partners of San Antonio, TX. has been awarded a solar technology contract for projects on U.S. Army facilities located throughout the US, including Alaska and Hawaii, U.S. Territories and the Marshall Islands. The Army’s Energy Initiatives Task Force...

2014-09-15 16:22:24

LONDON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synopsis The future of human civilization is slowly but surely moving towards renewable energy. The existing reserves and undiscovered sources of fossil fuels and other combustible or radioactive minerals will eventually be exhausted or become too expensive to extract. In response to spiralling power requirements, more money has been invested in new renewablesbased generation capacity than in non-renewables-based generation capacity in recent...

2014-09-15 08:23:07

Company invites individual and institutional investors to log-on to RetailInvestorConferences.com to view presentation NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Juhl Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: JUHL), a leading provider of Clean Energy Solutions and the Leader in Community Wind Power, today announced that the presentation featuring President, John Mitola, is now available for on-demand viewing at RetailInvestorConferences.com. Attendees can view an overview of the Juhl Energy business...

2014-09-12 08:22:06

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ontario, Canada is now home to North America's largest power plant fuelled completely by biomass. The Atikokan Generating Station conversion is complete and the station is now generating electricity and helping meet local power needs in northwestern Ontario. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140911/145554 Atikokan Generating Station, which employs 70 full-time workers, burned its last coal two years ago, on Sept. 11, 2012. Conversion of the station...

2014-09-10 12:22:12

NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading U.S. and Chinese energy experts will discuss the future of China's energy sector and shale gas development, forecast U.S.-China energy dynamics and outline emerging opportunities and challenges via live stream from New York City on September 11 at 6:30 p.m. (EDT). Live Stream: http://www.ncuscr.org/programs/china-energy-2020 The program, "China Energy 2020" is presented jointly by the Columbia / SIPA Center on Global Energy Policy,...

2014-09-10 08:22:02

Two turbines have exceeded power projections in first six months of operation PIPESTONE, Minn., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Juhl Energy, (OTCQB: JUHL) -- Just six months after the landmark installation of two power-producing wind turbines at Honda Transmission Mfg. of America, Inc., the turbines are producing more renewable, low emissions electrical power than was anticipated when the towers went into operation in January. The wind turbines have exceeded the projected power...

2014-09-08 23:06:30

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Energy Storage Technologies Market: Global And China Forecast, Share, Size, Growth and Industry Analysis- 2010-2017" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Typically, power producing companies have to plan about the amount of energy to be generated and distributed on the network. This is done by predicting how much power will be used by consumers on a typical day based on historical data...

2014-09-08 08:23:42

Company invites individual and institutional investors, as well as advisors, to attend its interactive real-time virtual corporate presentation at RetailInvestorConferences.com NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Juhl Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: JUHL), a leading provider of Clean Energy Solutions and the Leader in Community Wind Power, announced today that John Mitola, president of Juhl Energy, Inc. will present an overview of the Juhl Energy business model, along with an update of...


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