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2013-10-14 09:22:52

New study shows that research investments and growing markets have fueled a huge rise in new patents The number of patents issued for renewable-energy technologies has risen sharply over the last decade, according to new research from MIT and the Santa Fe Institute (SFI). The study shows that investments in research and development, as well as in the growth of markets for these products, have helped to spur this dramatic growth in innovation. "We were quite surprised," says Jessika...

2013-10-12 23:18:17

The PTC was extended in early 2013, but downstream firms were unable to budget for wind power projects due to uncertainties regarding the PTC extension. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Wind Turbine Manufacturing industry in its growing industry report collection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 The Wind Turbine Manufacturing industry experienced dramatic declines over the past five years, underpinned by uncertainties regarding the...

2013-10-08 23:20:01

ReneSola, one of the world’s largest solar companies, today announced that it has donated solar photovoltaic (PV) modules to the Brian D. Robertson Memorial Solar Schools Fund. The donated solar PV modules will be installed on 12 educational facilities located in Illinois. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 ReneSola to Donate PV Modules to the Brian D. Robertson Memorial Solar Schools Fund High-Performance PV Modules Will Help Schools Transition to Clean, Renewable Energy...

2013-10-05 23:00:29

MarketResearchReports.Biz announces addition of new report “Renewable Energy Market Analysis In North and South America 2013” to its database. Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/north-and-south-america-renewable-energy-policy-handbook-2013 Albany, NY (PRWEB) October 06, 2013 North and South America Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2013 North and South America Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2013 is the latest policy report from GlobalData, the industry...

2013-10-04 23:02:02

Energy expert Amory Lovins explains how U.S. businesses can lead the nation from oil and coal to efficiency and renewables by 2050, and profit in the process. Burlington, VT (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 The long-awaited energy tipping point—where alternatives work better than oil and coal and compete purely on cost—is no longer decades in the future. It is here and now. And it is the fulcrum of economic transformation. A global clean-energy race has emerged with astounding speed. The...

2013-09-30 23:43:18

Tax Credit Professionals to Gather to Explore Renewable Energy Issues and Financing Strategies San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Unless renewed by Congress and signed into law by President Obama, the production tax credit (PTC) and other renewable energy incentives will expire at the end of the year. Renewable energy tax credits have become a powerful tool in developing renewable energy sources – most notably wind, solar, biomass and geothermal energy. By spurring investment...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.