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2014-10-29 23:01:09

The Heartland Institute comments on the fact that earlier this month, the Health Board of Brown County, Wisconsin was among the first government agencies in the U.S. to declare wind turbines a “human health hazard.”. CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Earlier this month, the Health Board of Brown County, Wisconsin was among the first government agencies in the U.S. to declare wind turbines a “human health hazard.” Local residents say the noise frequency from the Duke Energy...

2014-10-29 16:23:19

MONTREAL, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada's wind energy industry members today confirmed their desire to remain an active partner in Quebec's energy discussion as the Canadian Wind Energy Association's (CanWEA) 30th Annual Conference concluded at the Palais des congrès in Montréal. Quebec's wind energy sector has already generated significant benefits throughout Quebec, particularly eastern Quebec and Montreal. It continues to favorably position itself to serve new markets....

2014-10-29 08:26:49

SYDNEY, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBD Energy Limited (NASDAQ: CBDE), a diversified clean energy company and leading global provider of solar systems, is pleased to announce that it has fully erected 6 wind turbines on its Taralga Wind Farm site in New South Wales, Australia, with a further 17 nearing completion. When construction is complete, the Taralga Wind Farm will have 51 operating wind turbines. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141029/155159 The initial...

2014-10-27 16:22:45

MONTREAL, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - As the Quebec government turns its attention to the development of a new energy strategy and the optimal future mix of cost-effective and non-emitting renewable electricity Quebec should seek to pursue, climate change is again capturing headlines. Today, the need to explore and implement technologies that reduce greenhouse gas emissions like wind energy has never been more vital. These topics were the focus of discussion this afternoon as the...

2014-10-22 08:24:24

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MG2 Tribal Energy ("MG2"), a partnership between the Mesa Grande Band of Mission Indians ("Mesa Grande") and renewable energy company, Geronimo Energy ("Geronimo"), is pleased to announce that the United States General Services Administration ("GSA") has entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to purchase 140 megawatts (MW) of clean wind energy from the Walnut Ridge Wind Farm in western Illinois. The PPA was sourced via a...

2014-10-16 08:25:10

Tech Leader's Purchase of Wind Energy Will Expand Sustainability Efforts NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OwnEnergy, a national leader in the development of mid-sized wind farms, today announced that it has entered into a long-term Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Yahoo!, Inc. Under the terms of the PPA, Yahoo will purchase wind power which will be used to offset much of Yahoo's energy usage in the Great Plains region. "It's great to see a leading tech company like Yahoo...

2014-10-10 12:21:13

GLASGOW, Scotland, October 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global wind and solar company Mainstream Renewable Power has received consent from the Scottish Ministers to build and operate its 450 megawatt Neart na Gaoithe ("NnG") offshore wind farm in the Outer Forth Estuary in the North Sea. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141010/709908 ) This will be the first large-scale offshore wind farm constructed and operated in Scottish waters to be directly...

2014-10-06 08:23:52

ZUG, Switzerland and NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Dynamics, a global private asset manager, and Prudential Capital Group today announced the financial closing of the first phase of a 300 megawatt (MW) onshore wind project in Texas, USA (Green Pastures). Once commissioned, Green Pastures will generate enough electricity to power 110,000 homes - according to US Environmental Protection Agency methodology - avoiding approximately 813,000 metric tons of greenhouse...

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 23:04:01

Investment in Underwater Noise Abatement Technology Company Follows Successful Product Tests Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 AdBm Technologies, an underwater noise abatement technology company, today announced its Series A funding. The company raised $1.3 Million, led by the Central Texas Angel Network (CTAN). Other investors include Green Park & Golf Ventures as well as the Houston Angel Network (HAN) and the North Texas Angel Network (NTAN). AdBm, a portfolio company of...


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