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2014-10-07 16:22:07

LONDON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The verdict on biofuels is in and the catchphrase seems to be over-promised and under delivered. Biofuels have been in public use in some form or the other for a long time (Remember the Ford Model T that ran on hemp-derived fuel?). However, in reality, innovation in biofuels for widespread use is much more recent. First generation biofuels made out of sugar, starch and edible oils still occupy a major share of the total market.All the same, the...

2014-10-07 12:37:05

6 Megawatt Project in Kawartha Lakes, Now Under Construction, Marks Panasonic's First Collaboration with Coronal under the Ontario Power Authority's Feed-In Tariff Program MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Panasonic Eco Solutions Canada Inc. (Panasonic) announced that it teamed up with Coronal Group LLC (Coronal) to acquire the 6 MW Balsam Lake Solar Project from Balsam Lake Green Energy. The project, based in the City of Kawartha Lakes, Ontario, is part of...

2014-10-07 12:23:53

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the sixth Global Cleantech 100 Summit, held last evening in Washington D.C., E.ON was named Corporate Investor of the Year. The event was organized by the Cleantech Group, which conferred the award on the German energy company for its pacesetting investments in start-ups that develop and market environmentally and climate-friendly technology. E.ON has so far acquired stakes in 10 cleantech start-ups in the United States and Europe. In early...

2014-10-07 12:23:38

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Renewable Services has signed five-year service agreements for two wind projects in Kewaunee County, Wis., owned by Madison Gas and Electric and Wisconsin Public Service. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO Duke began supplying each project with service and maintenance work on Sept. 24. "These contracts are a testimony to our growing footprint as a financially strong, safe and dependable services...

2014-10-07 12:23:12

Legal expert and industry veteran specializing in energy and infrastructure-related transactions joins SolarReserve's executive team to oversee all domestic and international legal affairs SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SolarReserve, a leading global developer of large-scale solar power projects and advanced solar thermal storage technology, today announced the appointment of Pauline Doohan as SolarReserve's Vice President and General Counsel. Doohan brings more...

2014-10-07 04:20:25

TREVISO, Italy, October 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 4 DeLclima high efficiency chillers installed in the new VW bodywork production plant in Germany. DeLclima, through its subsidiary Climaveneta, has supplied 4 units to air condition the "Blue factory", the innovative Volkswagen Plant in Emden, Germany. The plant hopes to achieve a CO2-neutral status for its production processes by implementing a host of projects on the subjects of environmental protection and...

2014-10-06 08:24:03

SYDNEY, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBD Energy Limited (NASDAQ: CBDE), a diversified clean energy company and leading global provider of solar systems, announced today that its Australian based energy efficiency subsidiary, Parmac Air Conditioning & Mechanical Services, was awarded eight projects valued at $1.1MM in September. Project work has already commenced and majority of the projects will be completed by the end of the year....

2014-10-05 23:01:14

While the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act established incentives for renewable energy development and state governments also implemented favorable clean-energy policies, industry revenue fell during the five years to 2014, due to uncertainties regarding the extension of the PTC; moreover, in the five years to 2019, the industry is expected to further decline, as a result of continued uncertainty regarding the PTC extension. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has...

2014-10-03 08:26:18

DUBLIN, Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Synchrophasors Market in the US 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Synchrophasors use phasor measurement units (PMUs) as monitoring devices that measure current, instantaneous voltage, and frequency at specific locations on an electric grid. This provides the operators with a real-time picture of the grid system helping them to make decisions to...

2014-10-02 23:12:25

Yieldcos ignite low-cost capital and fuel investor demand for operating assets. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Mercatus Inc., a leading provider of on-demand software and services for the renewable energy finance market, today released its US Commercial Solar Market Insight Report for First Half of 2014. The report draws on robust data from more than 2,500 commercial solar projects from more than 50 investors and 300 developers. Key findings in the report include the trend of more...


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  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin