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2013-03-07 04:22:14

SAN FRANCISCO, March 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Institutional investors, such as insurance companies and pension funds, manage a combined $71 trillion in assets. As one of the largest pools of private capital in the world, these investors generally have objectives that, on the surface, appear to align with renewable energy returns. However, in a new study, "The Challenge of Institutional Investment in Renewable Energy," Climate Policy Initiative (CPI) finds significant limits to a...

2013-03-06 00:21:38

WASHINGTON, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States and China traded more than $8.5 billion worth of clean energy goods and services in 2011, the latest year for which data are available. According to a report released today by The Pew Charitable Trusts, U.S. companies enjoyed a $1.63 billion sales advantage over their Chinese counterparts. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130306/DC71674-INFO) The report, Advantage America: The U.S.-China Clean Energy Trade...

2013-03-05 12:23:51

Executives Praise State's Commitment to Advanced Energy, Recommend Strategies to Accelerate Growth and Economic Benefits SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Advanced energy CEOs believe that California's energy policies have put the state on the cutting edge of advanced energy development and innovation, but a variety of obstacles are preventing the state from fully reaping the economic and environmental benefits of advanced energy, according to a new report...

2013-02-27 12:23:36

Offshore Wind China 2013 to be held in Shanghai this June SHANGHAI, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Despite the considerable challenges and bottlenecks faced by China's offshore wind power market, the country's efforts in technologies for development of offshore wind power have remained strong. Thanks to years of coordination and cooperation between the government and domestic offshore wind power players, the first batch of offshore wind power license projects, most of which have...

2013-02-26 12:22:15

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovative science, private sector investment and public-private collaboration are the foundation for harnessing new sources of energy, DuPont Chair and CEO Ellen Kullman told leaders today at the 2013 Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) Energy Innovation Summit. Speaking to over 2,700 leaders from the U.S. energy industry, government and academia, Kullman outlined how DuPont has developed and brought to scale cost-effective sustainable...

2013-02-21 16:22:05

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Business leaders with the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) opposed the proposed Keystone XL pipeline as financially unfeasible and damaging to the economy. While fossil fuel industry leaders and some of their down stream user companies defend the pipeline, ASBC business leaders are emphasizing their support for a clean energy economy, calling on President Obama to reject the pipeline. In a letter to President Obama the...

2013-02-21 08:24:51

LONDON, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Globeleq Generation Limited (Globeleq), the emerging markets power company, celebrated the official start of construction of three renewable energy projects in South Africa during February. The projects include the 138 MW wind farm at Jeffreys Bay on the Eastern Cape and 2 x 50 MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) facilities located in the Northern Cape. All projects are expected to be operational in mid 2014. (Logo:...

2013-02-20 12:23:10

BRACKETTVILLE, Texas, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- E.ON Climate & Renewables (EC&R) North America dedicated the Anacacho Wind Farm today with an onsite ceremony. The project, located in Kinney County, Texas, is approximately 14 miles southeast of Brackettville and consists of 55 Vestas 1.8 megawatt (MW) turbines providing 100 MW of power. Anacacho Wind Farm began commercial operation in December. "We are honored to be a part of the local community and we look forward to providing...

2013-02-19 04:21:38

LONDON, Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NLAB Solar AB will present at CleanEquity Monaco 2013 on March 7th & 8th at the Sporting d'Hiver, Monaco. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121119/CL15975LOGO ) CleanEquity Monaco is an annual invitation-only event hosted by Innovator Capital, the London based specialist cleantech investment bank. Other partners and sponsors include Prince Albert II of Monaco's Foundation, Covington & Burling, Qualcomm, MDB Capital, PR Newswire,...

2013-02-14 08:24:22

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SunWize Technologies, Inc. is working with three other organizations as members of a North American Consortium to develop two major solar photovoltaic projects in the Republic of Ecuador. These projects will help Ecuador diversify its renewable energy resources and promote energy efficiency among its people. In addition to SunWize, the consortium includes Solexica Energy Corporation, JCM Capital, and Radical Energy Inc....