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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...

2014-06-04 23:14:41

SunFarmer, a U.S.-based nonprofit bringing reliable solar energy to hospitals, schools, and other institutions lacking critical energy access, announced today that it is providing long-term financing for six off-grid solar installations for Possible Health clinics in Western Nepal. These solar projects will provide reliable electricity that will enable the clinics to provide essential medical services to over 67,000 people in Achham District, Nepal. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) June 04, 2014...

2014-06-04 12:22:29

Asian Cities To Fuel Economic Expansion, According to Economist Intelligence Unit Report Commissioned by InvestKL LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a series of six new reports released Monday to a select audience in London, The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) revealed dynamic growth across Asian industries, reinforcing the view that the balance of economic power is shifting eastward. The EIU's "industry dynamism" barometer, commissioned by InvestKL (Greater Kuala Lumpur's investment...

2014-06-02 23:03:12

As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today proposed new regulations under the Clean Air Act to reduce carbon emissions from existing power plants, the largest source of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) in the United States, by 30 percent by 2030. After that announcement was made, Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), released the following statement: WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 As...


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