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2011-08-05 15:59:00

FARMINGTON, Conn., Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Information, Inc.

2011-08-01 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the American Security Project released a new white paper titled "America's Energy Choices," a report that outlines the various energy options the U.S. has to power its economy and to meet 21st energy challenges.

2011-07-10 22:00:00

BRUSSELS, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Renewable energy policy in Europe will generate an increase in lignocellulosic biomass demand of 44% between 2010 and 2020. The increased use of biomass will be driven principally from the energy sector, but also from the industrial and residential sectors.

2011-06-22 00:00:35

Schindler reinforces commitment to environmental stewardship with photovoltaic roof system, highly efficient windows, LED lighting, cradle-to-cradle recyclable carpeting and dual flush, metered plumbing fixtures; A dedicated website allows visitors to view real-time updates of energy savings and CO2 emission reductions from 1,236 photovoltaic panels Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) June 21, 2011 As part of its ongoing commitment to environmental protection and sustainability, Schindler Elevator...

2011-05-24 18:41:26

The fifth Risø International Energy Conference is over and the conclusions of the three-day conference are clear: The climate problems are becoming ever more urgent, but the energy systems of the future present even more issues.

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2011-05-13 06:30:00

By the year 2050, global resource consumption could approach an average 140 billion tons of minerals, ores, fossil fuels and biomass per year -- three times the current levels -- unless the economic growth rate is somehow disconnected from the rate of natural resource consumption.

2011-04-27 23:57:49

New Berkeley Lab study forecasts peak in energy use in China within 20 years.

2011-04-21 07:43:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hypower, Inc.'s (Hypower) Renewable Energy Division, the preeminent EPC (Engineer Procure and Construct) solutions provider, is on track to install more than 100 MW of renewable energy in the United States by the end of 2011.

2011-03-10 15:51:00

ST. LOUIS, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H.


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