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  • Azerbaijan, natural resource rich country, is increasing the share of the renewable sources in its electricity production. The country will cooperate with U.S. counterparts in further developing its RES potential. Azerbaijan plans to reduce its gas consumption by building wind power plants in the Caspian Sea. The construction of such a wind farm on the platforms of the Caspian Sea will save ...
  • April 23--The Alaska SeaLife Center is now heated almost completely by renewable energy thanks to a system that uses heat from an unconventional source. The Seward research institution and aquarium announced Friday that after three months of testing, it has gone from heating 60 percent of its building with renewable heat to 98 percent. Its heat pump system uses energy from Resurrection Bay's ...
  • April 23--The Alaska SeaLife Center is now heated almost completely by renewable energy thanks to a system that uses heat from an unconventional source. The Seward research institution and aquarium announced Friday that after three months of testing, it has gone from heating 60 percent of its building with renewable heat to 98 percent. Its heat pump system uses energy from Resurrection Bay's ...
  • April 23--YATES -- The Yates Town Board is likely to pass a law restricting construction of wind power projects, as the battle over the project near the Lake Ontario shore continues. Apex Clean Energy of Charlottesville, Va., operating under the name Lighthouse Wind, is proposing to erect as many as 70 wind turbines, each up to 620 feet high, at still-undisclosed locations in the Niagara ...
  • April 23--YATES -- The Yates Town Board is likely to pass a law restricting construction of wind power projects, as the battle over the project near the Lake Ontario shore continues. Apex Clean Energy of Charlottesville, Va., operating under the name Lighthouse Wind, is proposing to erect as many as 70 wind turbines, each up to 620 feet high, at still-undisclosed locations in the Niagara ...
  • April 23--Kauai Island Utility Cooperative said Friday it has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent in the past five years. KIUC said it is on a path to generate at least 50 percent of its electricity by using solar, biomass and hydroelectric resources, in a press release outlining its Earth Day progress. On Kauai 38 percent of power generation comes from solar, biomass and hydro, ...
  • April 23--Officials with SunEdison, the global solar-electric firm that sought bankruptcy protection on Thursday, say the court proceeding won't affect a multimillion dollar contract to provide power to the city of San Diego. "These projects are expected to move forward as planned," SunEdison spokesman John Lamontagne said on Friday. "We have every intention of meeting the commitments we made ...
  • Jul 11, 2013 |
    ABB, the solar industry's leading power technology provider, is presenting its molded case solution for 1000VDC at the Intersolar North America conference and exhibition this week.
  • Mar 27, 2013 |
    ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced that it has won a contract from Fluor Corporation for the 125-megawatt photovoltaic (PV) Arlington Valley Solar Project (AVSE II).
  • Mar 13, 2013 |
    Siemens Energy has opened two major Research & Development test facilities for wind turbine technology in Denmark. The new test center in Brande features test stands for major components of Siemens wind turbines, including generators, main bearings and complete nacelles.