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2014-01-15 08:22:52

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ET Solar Group Corp. ("ET Solar"), a leading smart solar solutions provider has announced the completion and grid connection of a 276 kWp rooftop PV system in Amman, Jordan for a university by its wholly-owned subsidiary ET Solutions AG ("ETS"), together with its partners Eco Engineering and Energy Solutions ("EcoSol") and Spirea GmbH ("Spirea"). In cooperation with EcoSol, the project has been constructed on the roof of the biggest indoor...

2014-01-14 08:22:31

PPA secured for the 200 MW Mill Creek Wind Farm in Missouri KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Element Power US, LLC, owner and developer of the Mill Creek Wind Farm, and KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations have entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for a 200 MW wind energy facility to be built in Holt County, Missouri. The 200 MW project, once operational, will be the largest in the state of Missouri. Element Power continues to work with local, state, and...

2014-01-13 16:21:32

Capacity Will Power 650 Homes; Project to Generate 50 to 70 Construction Jobs ST. LOUIS, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move demonstrating Ameren Missouri's continued commitment to renewable and diverse sources of energy, the company is announcing today a multi-million-dollar project to build the state's largest investor-owned solar energy center. The facility will be located in O'Fallon, MO. Construction is scheduled to begin in April following final design and permitting in...

2014-01-13 12:21:12

2013 Reference Case report helps guide clients' power investment decisions with detailed model and forecasts of electricity market out to 25 years ATLANTA, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventyx, an ABB company, today announced availability of its 2013 North American Power Reference Case, a semiannually updated report detailing Ventyx's integrated market?based fundamental model of the North American energy industry. The report helps clients make informed, valuable investments in electricity...

2014-01-13 08:22:06

SHANGHAI, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the exploration of strategic alternatives with respect to JinkoSolar's downstream solar PV project business. The Board intends to consider a broad range of alternatives including, but not limited to, an IPO, pre-IPO financing or merger and acquisition of the...

2014-01-10 23:22:16

On January 14th in NYC, energy and sustainability representatives from leading organizations will assemble for an interactive panel discussion hosted by AGRION, the global business network for energy, cleantech and sustainability. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 As legislation supporting renewable energy and energy efficiency financing has lagged, investors and project developers are looking to a new approach to cleantech investment: crowdsourcing innovation. While Solar Mosaic is...

2014-01-10 16:20:41

Proposed conversion to biomass deemed not cost effective for its customers ATLANTA, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power announced today that it plans to file a request in 2014 with the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) to decertify Unit 3 at Plant Mitchell in Albany, Ga. The company is also cancelling the previously proposed conversion of the coal-fired unit to biomass after extensive review and analysis deemed the conversion would not be cost effective for its...

2014-01-09 23:02:22

Innovative Solar Systems, LLC is once again raising the bar for premier utility scale solar farm projects like their latest 50MW Solar Farm project, Innovative Solar 34 located in Richmond County, NC. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Innovative Solar Systems, LLC is blazing a new path in renewable energy here in North Carolina with its 2014 pipeline of over 800MW’s of solar farm projects. John Green, one of the managing partners of ISS said that it is very exciting to see their...

2014-01-09 16:22:25

PHOENIX and SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MidAmerican Solar and SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWR) announced that the first portion of the 579-megawatt Solar Star development - two projects co-located in Kern and Los Angeles counties in California - was successfully synchronized and is now delivering energy to the California ISO grid. "This announcement is significant for the state of California," said Mike Fehr, MidAmerican Solar's general manager at the Solar Star...

2014-01-09 12:23:33

LONDON, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:UK Distric Energy 2013 While the UK has a history of district energy going back over 60 years, there has been a big growth in interest in the past five years or so on the part of energy companies, planners, central government, and certain types of clients, underpinned by a technology that continues to advance in interesting ways. BSRIA has therefore decided that an in depth report on the...