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SolarReserve gets ranked fastest growing cleantech company on Deloitte Technology Fast 500
SolarReserve has been ranked the fastest growing cleantech company on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 rank. The leading position puts the US company ahead of the 500 fastest growing technology,...
17 November 2014
World's first citizen-owned Concentrated Solar Power plant could be built in Australia if succesfully funded in a corwdfunding campaign leaded by Citizens Own Renewable Energy Network Australia Inc...
17 November 2014
CSP Today International Awards 2014 winners announced
CSP Today International Awards 2014 winners have been announced during the event that took place in Seville this week. After the count up of thousands of online votes, a panel of judges comprising,...
17 November 2014
Earthjustice tracks US states on its way to meet EPA's Clean Power Plan
Earthjustice, a Washington DC-based non-profit organization has released an interactive map displaying where states currently stand on renewable energy according to Obama Administration’s proposed...
16 November 2014
US wind power blowing weaker than forecasted, Fitch says
Fith Ratings warns wind power production forecast inaccuracies have dogged the industry while improvements to more recent forecasts remain to be seen. "We believe these issues have taken on more...
16 November 2014
A new 42 MW wind farm has been opened in Northern Ireland by Irish developer Gaelectric. The £58 million Dunbeg Wind Farm, which is located between Limavady and Coleraine comprises 14 Enercon wind...
16 November 2014
Morgan Stanley's headquarter goes greener by adding fuel cell system
Financial services provider, Morgan Stanley, has installed a new fuel cell system at the firm’s headquarters facility at 2000 Westchester Avenue in Purchase, NY. Morgan Stanley is on its way to...
16 November 2014
The Federal Government of Nigeria plans to install 7.2 GW of renewable energy out of a 40 GW target of new capacity to be added by 2020. If the plan is succesfully achieved, Nigeria could reach a 18...
16 November 2014
Serbia's Minister of Mining and Energy, Aleksander Antic, has presided over the opening ceremony for Serbia's largest solar photovoltaic (PV) plant, located in the Eastern municipality of Kladovo....
16 November 2014
ACWA and Abengoa the lowest bids for Morocco Ouarzazate CSP plants
Saudi ACWA and Spain's Abengoa would have offered the lowest bids for the second phase of Moroccan Ouarzazate CSP project according to Reuters citing "sources involved in the deal". The second phase...
15 November 2014
Abengoa, the major player in the CSP business has provided the Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV) a limited review report of its accounts for the first nine months of the year prepared...
15 November 2014
Abengoa ha remitido a la Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV) un informe de revisión limitada de sus cuentas de los nueve primeros meses del año elaborado por Deloitte, así como una...
15 November 2014
US Air Force adds V2G technology with a new fleet of electric vehicles
US Air Force has unveiled its first non-tactical electric vehicles fleet at Los Angeles Air Force Base. The fleet, comprising 42 vehicles, represents a milestone for the US Army and is the result of...
15 November 2014
Enel Green Power has signed $104 million loan agreement to finance its "Dominica I" wind farm in Mexico. The loan has been signed through Dominica Energía Limpia, Enel's subsidiary with Spain's Banco...
15 November 2014
European energy ministers agree that European collaboration is key to commercialisation in the ocean energy sector. Alongside with industry leaders, they reconfirmed their commitment to accelerating...
14 November 2014
The European Association for the Promotion of Cogeneration (COGEN Europe) says increasing the combined heat and power (CHP or cogeneration) in European industries could lead to an improvement in...
14 November 2014
La española Fersa Energías Renovables avanza en la internacionalización como única salida para las empresas del sector en España tras la mermada situación de las renovables con las nuevas...
14 November 2014
The US Energy Department (DOE) has launched a $5 million investment aimed to support development and demonstrate new residential energy efficiency solutions while supporting building energy...
14 November 2014
Ngong II wind farm in Nairobi, Kenya
A consortium comprising Spanish companies Iberdrola and Gamesa has succesfully completed its first wind farm in Kenya. The Ngong II wind farm, with an installed capacity of 13.6 MW, was awardd to the...
14 November 2014
Geothermal plant
World's first renewable energy plant to combine geothermal and biomass is underway after Enel announced the biomass unit has begun construction adjacent to existing Cornia 2 geothermal plant. The...
14 November 2014
La agencia dena entrega los Energy Efficiency Awards 2014
La Deutsche Energie-Agentur (dena - la agencia alemana de la energía) ha entregado los Energy Efficiency Awards 2014 a tres proyectos de eficiencia energética en el sector privado. El ganador del...
13 November 2014
Hybrid solar diesel system to power Australian telecom towers in remote locations
Dutch company Photon Energy has partnered with German Energy Agency, Deutsche Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena), and the Australian communications infrastructure company BAI to design and install an...
13 November 2014
2014 Solar Socrecard released, Trina achieves the highest score
The 2014 Solar Scorecard has been released by the Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) to assess the most responsible PV companies. The Solar Scorecard ranks manufacturers of solar photovoltaic (PV...
13 November 2014
Transparent PV windows are getting closer to reach the markets
Transparent solar PV panels are getting hotter as new developments are increasing the performance and reducing the costs of such a peculiar device. New Energy Technologies, the developer of see-...
13 November 2014
Conservatives pro-solar claims Xcel wants to kill solar in Colorado
A new conservative pro-solar organization has raised in Colorado, US, with a very particular name "Tell Utilities Solar Won't be Killed", or simply TUSK. The promoters say this organization "has...
13 November 2014