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2014-06-20 08:21:04

Over 30 Groups and Millions of People Join Together to Celebrate Solar WASHINGTON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Saturday June 21(st), the longest day of the year, millions of Americans will participate in the National #PutSolarOnIt Day of Action to show support for solar across the country. The day was organized by a national coalition of 30 leading environmental and energy organizations. Sixty-five events are registered and tens of millions of people will be reached online. Photo...

2014-06-19 23:13:03

REEcycle, from the University of Houston, was the Regional Winner of FLoW (http://www.flow.caltech.edu) which represents the Western Region of the DOE’s National Clean Energy Business Plan Competition (NCEBPC), and is overseen by Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute (http://resnick.caltech.edu/). Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 REEcycle, the team whose passion is turning electronic waste into resources for superefficient wind turbines and electric motors, has taken the top...

2014-06-19 23:01:59

Nora Mead Brownell, co-founder of ESPY Energy Solutions, LLC and former Federal Energy Regulatory Commission member, received the 2014 Epstein Award at the Energypath 2014 keynote dinner. Each year at Energypath, Sustainable Energy Fund presents the Epstein Award to recognize an individual's contributions over a lifetime in moving society towards a sustainable energy future. Reading, PA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Brownell’s distinguished career includes work as a member of the...

2014-06-19 16:22:31

DILLER, Neb., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, a subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced the official dedication of the Steele Flats Wind Energy Center, located in Jefferson and Gage counties, Nebraska. Approximately 100 local residents, community leaders, and state officials gathered today at the new wind facility, which is capable of generating 74.8 megawatts (MW) of wind power, enough electricity to meet the energy needs of 19,000...

2014-06-19 12:23:40

The Alliance for Solar Choice fights for the future of rooftop solar in Florida TALLAHASEE, Fla., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Florida utilities are lobbying to shut rooftop solar out of a Public Service Commission proceeding that will shape the future of rooftop solar in the state. The Alliance for Solar Choice (TASC), which represents the majority of the rooftop solar industry, is seeking to participate in this proceeding to support solar market development. While TASC...

2014-06-19 12:23:28

Nearly Half of U.S. States Represented in Efforts to Promote Advanced Energy Legislation and Regulation WASHINGTON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Advanced Energy Economy (AEE), a national association of businesses making the global energy system more secure, clean, and affordable, continues to grow its State Coalition with today's announcement of two new state partners, the Keystone Energy Efficiency Alliance (KEEA) in Pennsylvania and Alliance for Clean Energy New York...

2014-06-19 08:22:59

BAODING, China and SINGAPORE, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company,") the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Singapore Company Pte. Limited ("Yingli Singapore"), is supplying 12 MWp of solar modules to Gading Kencana Sdn Bhd., a leading solar energy...

2014-06-18 23:13:28

Solar Photovoltaic Energy Camp attendees from Energypath 2014, Pennsylvania’s largest sustainable energy conference, assembled a 3kW solar array with the help of instructors, Bill Hennessy and Vera Cole. The hands-on experience prepared sixty solar camp attendees for future studies and work in the sustainable energy industry. Reading, PA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Energy Camps combine hands-on and classroom training in solar photovoltaic, micro hydro and biomass technologies; an introduction...

2014-06-18 23:06:50

Biomass Energy Camp attendees from Energypath 2014, Pennsylvania’s largest sustainable energy conference, visited biomass energy facilities including: a sustainable forest and Weber Hardwood in Lebanon, PA. This first-hand experience reinforced classroom learning facilitated by biomass energy expert Paul Lewandowski of AFS Energy. Reading, PA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Energy Camps attendees, including college students and professors, secondary educators and displaced workers, through the...

2014-06-17 23:13:18

Renewable energy provider helps stadiums to achieve LEED® certification. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Renewable Choice Energy today announced its partnership with two of the stadiums playing host to the World Cup in Brazil this month in their attempt to achieve LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) green building certification. The stadiums - Arena Pernambuco and Estiod Beire Riowill – have purchased a total of 10,145,850 kilowatt hours of renewable...


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