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  • At TEAM Inc., $100 a month goes a long way. As the nonprofit agency tasked with providing an array of services to people in need throughout the Naugatuck Valley, TEAM officials take pride in keeping the spending in check.
  • Alstom has secured a service contract for the substations at the 317MW Sheringham Shoal offshore wind farm in England, UK. The three-year contract with Statkraft extends an existing agreement and includes emergency support as well as preventive maintenance for one onshore and two offshore substations at the wind farm. Alstom will maintain disconnectors, 132kV and 33kV gas insulated switchgear, ...
  • The Antigua and Barbuda government held discussions Tuesday with the Special Envoy for Japan- Caribbean Community Relations about aid from Japan to help the twin-island nation increase the proportion of energy it gets from renewable sources to 20 percent over the next five years.Ken Shimanouchi, a former Japanese diplomat, highlighted his country's ongoing program of …
  • The Platte County Board of Supervisors has yet to give its support to a wind farm project that is already underway south of Creston.
  • sPower, a prominent renewable energy provider, and CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities (CRCMS), a leading boutique investment banking services firm, announced today the placement of $168.5 million in back leverage to sPower provided by KeyBank National Association, OneWest Bank and Zions Bank. The back leverage is for 25 solar …
  • Battelle recently succeeded at the United States Department of Energy (DOE) challenge of making commercially viable transportation fuels from biomass pyrolysis. Scientists and engineers at Battelle demonstrated the durability of a continuous hydrotreatment process that converts bio oil from biomass pyrolysis into transportation and aviation …
  • Schneider Electric™ Solar Business, a global leader in solutions for the solar power conversion chain, has been awarded a 50 MW contract for a solar project in eastern US. This contract follows Schneider Electric's recent 300 MW project win for the largest PV power plant in Europe to be built in Cestas, France. Schneider Electric …
  • SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE), the world's largest renewable energy development company, has appointed Grey San Francisco to lead their brand strategy and advertising business. Grey was selected after a creative shoot-out that involved four agencies. In a joint statement, Milan Martin, President of Grey San Francisco and Curt Detweiler, the agency's Chief …
  • The BC Hydro and Power Authority has signed agreements with Zero Emission Energy Developments Inc., or ZED, for new wind farms near West Kelowna, Summerland and Taylor that will provide enough electricity to power 14,000 homes a year.
  • Yale University will institute a carbon charge on increased emissions in the future as a way to give departments incentive to reduce the pollution that creates greenhouse gases.