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2014-06-20 12:24:27

TUCKER, Ga., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Power EMC, the renewable energy supplier for 38 Georgia Electric Membership Corporations (EMCs), has reached an agreement to purchase the full output of a new 20 megawatt (MW) solar project planned for construction in southeast Georgia. The ground-mounted solar project will be constructed near Hazlehurst, Ga., in Jeff Davis County. It will be one of the largest solar generating facilities in Georgia. The solar array will occupy...

2014-06-17 16:21:50

LONDON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Stationary Fuel Cells: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014-2020http://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/batteries/stationary_fuel_cells_market_shares_strategies_forecasts_worldwide_2014_2020.html Stationary Fuel Cells are on the cusp of becoming commercially viable, creating companies that are profitable and produce electricity at or below parity with the...

2014-06-13 23:00:44

Nation's Leading Independent Solar PV Developer and Global Financing Leader Partner to Fund Construction of 90MW Redwood Solar Farm in California California (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 8minutenergy Renewables, LLC and Macquarie Capital today announced the closing of up to $30 million in financing to build the 90MW Redwood Solar Farm located in Kern County, Calif. The transaction was conducted with 61LK 8ME, LLC, a subsidiary of Calif.-based 8minutenergy Renewables – the nation's...

2014-06-13 12:21:22

Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center West to Begin Construction in 2014 OMAHA, Neb., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading U.S. independent energy provider Tenaska closed $450 million in commercial financing today for Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center West, a 150-megawatt (MW) photovoltaic solar electric generating plant near El Centro, California, and Tenaska's second utility-scale project in the region. Tenaska Imperial West will be the 17(th) power generation project Tenaska...

2014-06-12 12:22:47

Independent financing authority's allocations to include $10 million specifically to renewable energy projects HARRISBURG, Pa., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett and the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that the Pennsylvania Energy Development Authority (PEDA), an independent public financing authority created in 1982, will offer an estimated $12.5 million in grants and loans beginning June 14 for alternative and renewable...

2014-06-12 12:22:37

LONDON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Thermal Power in China, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 - Capacity, Generation, Power Plants, Regulations and Company Profiles http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/electricity/thermal_power_china_market_outlook_2025_2013_update_capacity_generation_power_plants_regulations_company_profiles.html Thermal Power in China, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 - Capacity, Generation,...

2014-06-10 13:48:26

The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice When women are choosing a contraceptive, health care providers should be aware that the things they want to discuss may differ from what women want to hear, according to a survey published in the recent issue of the journal Contraception. Most of the information women receive about contraceptives focuses heavily on the effectiveness in preventing pregnancy, but this information was ranked fifth in importance by women,...

2014-06-09 23:00:36

Thirty-six Years of Experience Include Leading Some of the World's Biggest Solar Projects CA (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 8minutenergy Renewables, LLC, the nation's leading independent solar PV developer, today announced that Steve Clark has joined the company as Vice President of Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC). In his 36 years of power generation experience, Steve has played a leading role in the development and/or construction of more than 25 utility-scale PV projects...

2014-06-09 12:23:27

STAMFORD, Conn., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- North Sky CleanTech Alliance Fund, L.P. ("North Sky") and NewWorld Environmental Infrastructure, L.P. ("NewWorld Infrastructure") have announced an investment in a solar electricity generation project portfolio developed by Nautilus Solar Energy, LLC ("Nautilus") through its Canadian subsidiary, Nautilus Solar Energy Canada, Inc. The portfolio, located in Ontario, Canada, will initially consist of 28 projects totaling approximately 9.2...

2014-06-06 20:20:40

A highly acclaimed renewables programme is building investor confidence in Africa's economic powerhouse, writes Simon Barber WASHINGTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Business leaders surveyed by AT Kearney, the global management consultancy, have more confidence in South Africa as an investment destination than they do in many western European countries and emerging powerhouses like Chile and Malaysia. One reason is Pretoria's much lauded renewable energy program which in the view...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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