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2010-02-17 16:05:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) has decided to postpone acquisition of additional renewable resources that were sought in a recent request for proposals, including development of the Reardan Wind Project, until the 2014-2015 timeframe. Avista is subject to Washington state renewable energy portfolio standards (RPS) and must obtain a portion of its electricity from qualifying renewable resources or through purchase of renewable energy credits....

2010-01-19 09:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW), today announced that it has entered into a professional services agreement with the City of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power ("LADWP") as a "qualified supplier", one of 12 companies selected among 109 bid participants. The agreement sets forth the terms by which LADWP would procure the materials and services necessary for solar power projects, as part of Los Angeles'...

2009-11-30 11:45:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- CPV Renewable Energy Company (CPV REC) today announced plans for a 10 megawatt (MW) solar farm in southern Maryland to be co-located with the proposed natural gas combined-cycle CPV St. Charles Energy Center. The announcement was made today as part of American Community Properties Trust (ACPT) 9,100 acre planned "Model Green City" in Charles County. Named the CPV Piney Reach Solar Farm, the planned facility will begin permitting immediately and...

2009-11-18 17:54:00

Company executives credit U.S. commitment to a clean energy economy as key reason for private investment WASHINGTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from EDP and EDP Renewables, the world's second largest generator of wind energy in terms of market capitalization and also the third largest wind energy producer in the United States, announced today that they have targeted to devote approximately $4 billion to building new wind farms in the United States through 2012. Such investment will...

2009-10-27 08:30:00

PHOENIX, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnviroMission Limited (Pink Sheets: EVOMY) US power purchase negotiations to deliver the first of two, 200 MW Solar Tower power stations, have been given the green light from Southern California Public Power Authority (SCPPA). Solar Tower power station developments planned for Arizona have been approved by SCPPA as suitable renewable energy projects to facilitate the goals of its members' renewable portfolio standards (RPS). This landmark SCPPA...

2009-10-15 09:25:00

NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) today announced that New Jersey now has over 100 MW of solar capacity with more than 4,340 projects statewide. The ground-breaking achievement is the latest example of New Jersey's renewable energy leadership and commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions. "This monumental achievement only serves to further strengthen New Jersey's position as one of the fastest growing solar energy markets in...

2009-09-24 10:41:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Avista (NYSE: AVA) is seeking proposals from suppliers of renewable energy to meet its resource acquisition targets for additional cost-effective qualified renewable energy resources. The request for proposals (RFP) is based on resource acquisition goals identified in Avista's 2009 Electric Integrated Resource Plan (IRP). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040128/SFW031LOGO) Through the RFP process, Avista is seeking to...

2009-08-17 14:13:00

BUTTE, Mont., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) already has one of the highest percentages of total renewable energy supply of any utility in the Northwest and it is now looking to add even more to its electric generation portfolio. The company has issued a Request for Information (RFI) to owners or developers of potential projects that meet state standards for renewable energy and/or projects that meet the requirements for...

2009-07-30 10:25:00

MORRISTOWN, N.J., July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As part of the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities' (NJBPU) effort to support new solar energy projects in New Jersey, Atlantic City Electric Company (ACE) and Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) are conducting a Request for Proposal (RFP) to secure Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SREC). "By entering into long-term agreements to purchase SRECs, we hope to provide a strong financial incentive for increased investment in...

2009-07-16 14:45:00

Cites harmful effects on American Small Business WASHINGTON, July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) today called on members of the U.S. Senate to oppose the American Clean Energy and Security Act. In a letter to key senators, Karen Kerrigan, president and CEO of the SBE Council, cited the negative effects the bill will have on U.S. small business owners and jobs. The full text of the letter reads as follows: The U.S. House of...


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