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2013-10-15 20:39:04

Congress should minimally modify – and not, as petroleum-related interests have increasingly lobbied for, repeal – the Renewable Fuel Standard, the most comprehensive renewable energy policy in the U.S., according to a new paper from two University of Illinois researchers. In the study, U. of I. law professor Jay P. Kesan and Timothy A. Slating, a regulatory associate with the Energy Biosciences Institute, argue that RFS mandates merely ought to be adjusted to reflect current and...

2013-10-15 12:22:08

BEIJING, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Huaneng Power International, Inc. ("HPI", the "Company") (NYSE: HNP; HKEx: 902; SSE: 600011) announced the tariff adjustment of its domestic power plants. According to a notice recently received by the Company from the National Development and Reform Commission regarding adjustment of on-grid tariffs for power generation enterprises, the government decided to adjust appropriately the on-grid tariffs of coal fired power generating units while...

2013-09-27 23:04:39

Transparency Market Research published new "Distributed Energy Generation (DEG) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 – 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse the report with TOC; visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/distributed-energy-generation-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Transparency Market Research published new market report “Distributed Energy Generation (DEG)...

2013-09-20 23:04:11

The “Capacity Building” Project aims to attract foreign investors to the growing Belarusian market. BREA President Vladimir P. Nistiuk provides an overview of the country’s opportunities for renewable energy sources and governmental relief measures. Milano (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 MWH Global –the wet infrastructure sector leader and provider of strategic consulting, environmental engineering and construction services - has been appointed technical advisor to the “Capacity...

2013-09-12 20:20:30

AB 327 headed for Governor Brown's desk after "yes" vote on Assembly floor SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Solar Choice (TASC), an organization comprised of the nation's leading rooftop solar companies, applauds the California Legislature for passing Assembly Bill 327, authored by Assembly Member Henry Perea (D- Fresno). AB 327 helps ensure that the rooftop solar industry can continue to grow and create jobs across California. It also addresses a number of...

2013-09-12 08:23:06

New Building Upgrade Program Offers Miami-Area Property Owners Hurricane Protection and Energy Upgrades with Zero Upfront Costs MIAMI, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ygrene Energy Fund and environmental non-profit partner, Carbon War Room, today announced the launch of the Clean Energy Green Corridor program at a ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Ygrene Energy Center in Miami. The program launches with a $230 million bond issuance immediately available to fund hurricane protection,...

2013-09-12 08:23:01

20MW and 10MW Solar PV Projects Connected in Xinjiang and Qinghai Province SHANGHAI, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that its 20MW solar PV power plant project in Shaya, Xinjiang Province and 10MW solar PV power project in Gonghe, Qinghai Province have been successfully passed the acceptance inspection conducted by the national grid....

2013-09-10 23:03:47

Admirals Bank, a leading national provider of residential renewable energy financing, hired Ed Steins, a highly qualified sales and operational solar executive with over 25 years of experience in management and development of new business strategies, to strengthen its team as the Bank’s Vice President and Director of National Sales for Renewable Energy Lending. Providence, RI (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Earlier this year Admirals Bank launched a new division titled Admirals Alternatives;...

2013-09-09 20:20:11

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, working with the Army Energy Initiatives Task Force (EITF), awarded Multiple Award Task Order Contracts (MATOC) to a group of qualified wind technology contractors. The contractors qualified through this process will be able to compete for future wind renewable energy task orders issued under the MATOC by the Army or Department of Defense (DoD). The...

2013-09-04 08:23:34

TORONTO, Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Wind and Solar Inc. (OTC: AWSL) is pleased to announce the commencement of construction on portfolio 101 representing 12 utility scale rooftop solar PV assets in Ontario, Canada. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130904/NY73758LOGO ) The company expects to complete construction on this portfolio of projects in 2013. The 101 PV portfolio The utility scale projects, comprising 12 commercial buildings in Mississauga and Brampton...