Latest Renewable portfolio standard Stories

2010-07-29 16:23:00

LAS VEGAS, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NV Energy (NYSE: NVE) has issued a Request for Offers (RFO) for renewable energy portfolio credits from qualified renewable energy generators.

2010-07-26 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- At a meeting of representatives of the state and regional solar industry associations at Intersolar North America, the premier solar industry exhibition and conference held in San Francisco last week, the state solar industry associations agreed that it is time for Feed-in Tariffs, the policies that have proved to be wildly successful in Europe in accelerating the growth of solar and other renewables, to be adopted widely in the U.S.

2010-07-22 07:00:00

NEW YORK, July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten prominent clean energy analysts, researchers, and engineers have published a declaration in the Carnegie Council's Policy Innovations online magazine calling for an 80 percent reduction in fossil fuel use over the next 20 years, offering their skills and laboratories to help realize this transformation.

2010-07-21 11:26:00

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In order to promote and facilitate the development of renewable energy sources in Puerto Rico, the Government of Puerto Rico is establishing and implementing a series of new policies that will create the necessary legal framework to spearhead said development. Today, Puerto Rico's Governor, Luis G.

2010-07-15 12:11:00

LAS VEGAS, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- "Integrating Renewables into the Generation Mix: Challenges and Unknowns," a one-day workshop to be held in Reno, Nevada on September 13, will explore how green-energy requirements (aka Renewable Portfolio Standards or RPS) may adversely impact operation and maintenance of the nation's electric power system assets.

2010-06-04 15:24:00

LAS VEGAS, June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The state of Nevada continues to make its mark as an ideal place for renewable energy-related businesses to call home.

2010-05-24 07:00:00

DALLAS, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, during the American Wind Energy Association's WindPower 2010 Conference & Exhibition in Dallas, Colorado Governor Bill Ritter will lead a first-of-its kind #CleantechHub Twitter chat at 3 p.m. CDT discussing states' roles in growing new energy economies.

2010-04-29 08:00:00

Applauds Provincial Government's Clean Energy Act VANCOUVER, April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Finavera Renewables Inc.

2010-04-22 12:48:00

VALLEY FORGE, Pa., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Identifying trends such as the exponential growth of wind, solar, hydro, captured methane and other renewable sources of generation within PJM has been possible due to PJM Environmental Information Services' (EIS) Generation Attribute Tracking System (GATS).

2010-04-21 10:58:00

DENVER, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Education Corporation of America, a leading owner and operator of private higher education institutions in the United States, announced today the launch of Ecotech Institute, the first and only college focused entirely on preparing America's workforce for careers in renewable energy and sustainable design.

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