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2011-02-03 10:55:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Corporation of America, Sony DADC, Sony Electronics and Sony Pictures Entertainment in the U.S., under the umbrella of Sony Corporation of America, announced today that they have come together to purchase more than 143 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power annually for 2011, which is enough green power to meet an estimated 49 percent of these entities' electricity use. As a result of this purchase, Sony Corporation of America ranks No. 27...

2011-02-02 07:00:00

CALGARY, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ - Greengate Power Corporation ("Greengate") is pleased to announce that the California Public Utilities Commission has approved three 20-year power purchase agreements ("PPAs") for a total of 450 MW in new wind energy generation between Pacific Gas and Electric Company ("PG&E") and Greengate's wholly-owned subsidiaries Halkirk I Wind Project LP, Blackspring Ridge IA Wind Project LP and Blackspring Ridge IB Wind Project LP. The PPAs relate to the...

2011-02-01 19:57:00

RACINE, Wis., Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson announced today that it has been recognized as number 8 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Top 20 On-Site Generation list. SC Johnson generates over 25 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity from an on-site landfill gas system. By producing green power on-site, SC Johnson demonstrates its continued commitment to move away from traditional sources of electricity generation in support of cleaner renewable energy...

2011-01-31 15:00:00

ATLANTA, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power recently acquired a series of solar projects of up to 1 megawatt (MW) in Murray County, Ga., co-developed by United Renewable Energy LLC and Mack Creek Energy LLC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050216/CLW066LOGO ) Georgia Power will sell the output from the facility to Dalton Utilities. The plant will be constructed on Looper Bridge Road in Dalton by United Renewable Energy and will be owned and operated by Georgia...

2011-01-27 08:00:00

DALLAS, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A Green Energy program created by Just Energy, the largest competitive green energy retailer in North America, the National Football League and the North Texas Super Bowl XLV Host Committee will ensure the 2011 Super Bowl will be the greenest NFL championship on record. Just Energy has committed to offset all direct and indirect carbon emissions associated with power generation at major Super Bowl XLV venues. This includes energy consumed at Cowboys...

2011-01-24 07:00:00

MURFREESBORO, N.C., Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GreenCo Solutions and North Carolina Electric Membership Corporation will purchase renewable energy certificates and electricity, respectively, from a new solar project Duke Energy is acquiring from SunPower in Hertford County. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO ) Groundbreaking at the 6.4-megawatt (DC) Murfreesboro Solar Project (equivalent to 5 MW AC) is expected this spring. When completed in late 2011,...

2011-01-20 09:29:00

VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM EnviroTrade has expanded the bid and offer period in its monthly Sage auction of solar renewable energy certificates to provide greater flexibility to market participants. Additionally, sellers can offer currently eligible certificates from any year. "The change results from our market participants' feedback, which we appreciate," said Adrien Ford, president of PJM EnviroTrade. "We're affording participants more liberty regarding...

2011-01-12 07:00:00

SHELDON, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Invenergy Wind LLC ("Invenergy") is announcing that it has entered into a ten-year agreement to sell Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) from its High Sheldon Wind Farm to the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA). NYSERDA will apply the credits toward meeting New York's Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS). Each REC represents one megawatt-hour (MWh) of clean, renewable electricity, put into the power grid in lieu of...

2011-01-07 12:30:00

BUTTE, Mont., Jan. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) has signed a memorandum of understanding to purchase a 24-megawatt wind project in north central Montana to be developed and constructed by Invenergy Wind Development Montana, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Invenergy Wind LLC ("Invenergy"). The project, which was submitted to NorthWestern in response to a 2009 community renewable resource solicitation, is consistent with recent Montana legislation that provides...

2010-12-16 11:29:00

WILTON, Conn., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The top renewable energy integrator in the northeast, Alteris Renewables, has introduced monitoring solutions into all residential solar panel installations effective immediately. As one of the first renewable energy integrators to offer every residential customer the opportunity to actively track their energy production - anytime from anywhere with an Internet connection - Alteris is reaffirming its commitment to bringing reliable, sustainable...


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