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2014-02-05 16:23:10

2013 - An Exceptional Year for Canada OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) today released its 2013 market statistics, showing global wind energy capacity has tripled over the past five years to reach a total of 318,137 MW. Despite slower growth rates in some countries, the amount of wind energy installed around the world still rose by over 12 per cent in 2013. Canada recorded exceptionally strong growth in 2013 with a record of close to 1,600 MW...

2014-02-03 23:23:41

Admirals Bank, a leading national provider of residential renewable energy financing, recently agreed to participate in the Solarize Durham initiative to offer interested homeowners innovative loan products to subsidize residential solar systems and installations. Durham, NC (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 On January 30, 2014 an information session was held at the Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Durham to generate interest among homeowners within the Durham City limits who may...

2014-01-28 16:28:21

DUBLIN, January 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/84kr45/chinese_cell_and) has announced the addition of the "Chinese Cell and Panel Manufacturers - 6th Edition" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/84kr45/chinese_cell_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report is a detailed tracker of Chinese solar cell and panel manufacturers - showing...

2014-01-28 08:23:54

Platform Creates Industry's First Credit-Score Equivalent for Solar Energy Projects SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercatus, Inc., the leading enterprise level investment analysis and decision making platform serving as the core "operating system" for solar energy investors, announces that it has closed its Series A round of financing led by Trepp, LLC, the leading provider of information, analytics and technology to the CMBS, commercial real estate and banking...

2014-01-27 04:20:28

JIASHAN, China, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd. ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, today announced an agreement to provide Isolux Corsan, a global benchmark in the areas of concessions, energy, construction and industrial services and a leader in engineering, procurement and construction ("EPC") projects for solar PV plants, with 57 megawatts ("MW") of Virtus PV modules for installation...

2014-01-23 23:24:55

“MENA Solar Energy Report 2014” is the new market research report added to the online library of ReportsnReports.com. It is an in-depth assessment of the fast-growing solar power market in the MENA region. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 The solar energy sector is a fast growing market in the region. With all countries now having stated 2020 renewable energy targets and some of the best irradiation levels on Earth, solar energy is the largest component of governments’...

2014-01-23 12:24:02

WASHINGTON, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The start of 2014 marks the culmination of extensive planning and preparation for the energy storage industry's national trade association, and today the association announced a new name, new leadership, and the launch of a new website. The organization will now conduct business as the Energy Storage Association (ESA) and Matthew Roberts, a former House staff member and expert in energy policy, will lead the ESA as its new...

2014-01-22 04:20:25

~Frost & Sullivan's Top Five Predictions for Power Generation and Renewable Energy in the Asia Pacific for 2014 SINGAPORE, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Buoyant peak power demand, favorable coal prices and a resurgent Southeast Asian economy are likely to drive investments in the Asia Pacific power generation industry for 2014. 2014: Peak Power Demand Remains Buoyant due to Sustained Economic Growth The rising electricity demand is likely to augment power generation in the Asia Pacific (APAC)...

2014-01-16 08:21:38

Companies Target Commercial Solar Project in the United Kingdom JIASHAN, China, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, today announced it has provided Isolux Corsan Servicios, S.A. ("Isolux Corsan"), a global benchmark in the areas of concessions, energy, construction and industrial services and a leader in engineering, procurement and construction ("EPC")...

2014-01-02 23:30:02

Ripples of the 2008 global recession go on with taxpayers around the world struggling to meet food prices at near historic highs, rising energy prices due to climate change taxes and levies, and continued high unemployment rates across much of the Eurozone. Friends of Science note that carbon taxes and penalties, and incentive programs for biofuels negatively affect economic recovery and taxpayer’s pocketbooks; abolishing unnecessary carbon taxes and climate change policies would greatly...


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