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  • A massive, 2.1-megawatt solar array that has put 22 acres of vacant South Toledo land back into production is to be dedicated today. It's the kind of comeback that supporters believe will become less common across Ohio because of a recent bill Gov. John Kasich signed into law discouraging investments in renewable power.
  • China Seven Star (00245) said it entered into a non-legally binding memorandum of understanding with ReneSola Ltd. to acquire from ReneSola the solar power plants with a capacity of not less than 200MW including but not limited to, two solar power plants located in Bulgaria and two solar power plants located in Romania.
  • Panasonic Corporation announced it installed the "Power Supply Container," as a stand-alone photovoltaic power package that it developed, to the National Elementary School Karimunjawa 01 in Karimunjawa Island, Jepara District, Central Jawa Province, Indonesia.
  • Gamesa Corporacion Tecnologica, which is involved in fabrication of wind turbines and the construction of wind farms, has won orders from EDP Renovaveis, or EDPR, to supply 95 G114-2.0MW turbines to the Waverly wind farm in Coffey County, Kansas.
  • Is this an end to Andhra Pradesh's power woes? The new state's capital will get seamless supply of electricity, thanks to a massive solar power station that is coming up in Guntur district.
  • The recent push to modernize the electric grid has increased communication between utilities and consumers, enhanced reliability and created more opportunities for green energy producers.
  • The Nepal government is gearing up towards generating hydropower energy from Bagmati River, one of its most reverent and religiously significant river, officials said on Sunday.
  • NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), one of the largest solar companies in the U.S., today announced the acquisition of the 4 megawatt (MW ac) Spanish Town Estate Solar project on the island of St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) from Toshiba International Corporation (Toshiba). Once completed, the power will be sold to the U.S. Virgin Island Water and Power Authority (WAPA) under a 25-year power purchase agreement. The project also is expected to help the USVI achieve their renewable energy goals to reduce its fossil fuel based energy consumption by 60 percent over the next 10 years.
  • Juhl Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: JUHL, the "Company"), a leading provider of Clean Energy Solutions and the Leader in Community Wind Power, is pleased to announce today that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District has awarded a $5.5 million contract to the team of Juhl Energy, Inc. (MN.), Aegis Renewable Energy (VT.), and Icenogle Construction Management Inc. (CA.) for the development, construction and installation of a 1.5 - 2 megawatt wind turbine at the Tooele Army Depot near Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Iran's hydroelectric power generation capacity has increased 9.5 percent in the current year.