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South Africa Moves To Add More Renewable Energy

South Africa occupies an interesting place in the world these days — one part Westernised country, one part African nation. A report from earlier this year identified the country as one of the top 10 countries likely to enable fast-paced growth in the wind energy sector. Show More Summary

Energy Usage Trends In USA

23 hours agoOdd : FuturePundit

Lawrence Livermore National Lab reports on US energy usage in 2013. Americans used more renewable, fossil and even nuclear energy in 2013, according to the most recent energy flow charts released by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Show More Summary

'Obamacare' under attack at conservative gathering

5 days agoNews : The Newsroom

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is coming under renewed attack as some of the nation's leading conservatives gather in New Hampshire for a summit that some consider the unofficial kickoff for the state's 2016 presidential selection process.

2013 Renewable Energy Investment Drops $35.1 Billion

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has released the seventh edition of its Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment report based on data from Bloomberg New Energy Finance. The report details the “latest developments,...Show More Summary

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(National Journal): "House barely passes Paul Ryan's budget, with 12 Republicans voting no" (New York Times): "Sebelius resigns after troubles over health site" (The Hill): "The renewable fuel standard: Not as "green" as you think" (Roll Call): "‘Nuclear’ fallout slows Senate, briefly delays recess" (ABC News): "Colbert hosting 'late show' raises questions, hope"

REI Commits to Solar Energy to Reduce Climate Impact

REI, the $2 billion national outdoor retailer, is committed to renewable energy. The company has 26 locations with solar power systems in eight states (Arizona, California, Colorado, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Georgia). The post REI Commits to Solar Energy to Reduce Climate Impact appeared first on Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit.

UN Launches Decade-long Sustainable Energy for All Initiative

The United Nations launched today the Decade of Sustainable Energy for All aimed at promoting renewable energy and energy efficiency worldwide, with an inaugural annual forum to take place in June.

Here's Why the World Is Spending Less on Renewable Energy

The United Nations climate folks think global investment in renewable energy needs to hit $1 trillion a year by 2030 to keep global warming to an acceptable level. So it might seem disconcerting that in 2013, investment dropped for the...Show More Summary

India’s Solar Power Capacity Tops 2,600 MW

India is slowly building upon its installed solar power capacity, thanks to the comprehensive and ambitious National Solar Mission, state solar policies, and relatively increased enforcement of the Renewable Purchase Obligation. The country added almost 950 MW of solar power capacity between April 2013 and March 2014 (that is, FY2013-14). Show More Summary

Americans Using More Energy Than Ever — Energy Use In The US Still Growing Rapidly

Americans are using more and more energy every year, according to the most recent energy flow charts released by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Across the board, more energy of every type — everything from renewables, to fossil fuels, to nuclear — is being used. Show More Summary

Dan Arvizu: Current Energy System Is Unsustainable

Originally published on Renew Economy.  Dan Arvizu, the head of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in the US, the world’s largest renewable energy research facility, has some simple points to make when he says that the energy system of today is unsustainable. Show More Summary

INFOGRAPHIC: Americans Used More Energy, Increased Carbon Emissions in 2013

The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory just released its annual energy flow charts, and the latest infographics reveal that Americans used more energy in 2013 from all sources -- renewable, fossil and nuclear. In total, Americans used used an additional

University Receives $5 Million Grant For Smart Grid Research

The National Science Foundation Center for Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) has awarded a $5 million grant to New Mexico State University (NMSU) for smart grid research. via Renew Grid: Content / New & Noteworthy / University Receives $5 Million Grant For Smart Grid Research.

The Truth About MEADS -- Again

This week former Deputy National Security Advisor for Communications and Global Outreach Mark Pfeifle and other critics renewed their campaign to discredit MEADS. Pfeifle's assertions about MEADS are just wrong. Previously he opposed...Show More Summary

Scott Returns to Masters With Renewed Confidence

2 weeks agoSports / Golf : On Par

When Adam Scott won the Masters last year, an entire nation breathed a sigh of relief. Australia's long and frustrating wait to capture the only major golf championship to elude the sports-mad country was finally over.

Report: Americans using more energy

Americans used more renewable, fossil and even nuclear energy in 2013, according to the most recent energy flow charts released by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. read more

USA vs. Mexico: What to Watch for in Crucial USMNT Friendly

It's never just a friendly between USA and Mexico. Jurgen Klinsmann's side will take on the Mexican national team in Glendale, Arizona to renew one of the greatest rivalries in international soccer. Granted, neither team is bringingShow More Summary

Americans using more energy according to Lawrence Livermore analysis

Americans used more renewable, fossil and even nuclear energy in 2013, according to the most recent energy flow charts released by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Each year, the Laboratory releases energy flow charts that illustrate the nation's consumption and use of energy. Show More Summary

Wind Energy Generation Increases As Coal And Gas Decrease

New figured published by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have shown that renewable energy is becoming more and more a player in the wider scope of national energy production, with wind energy generation up 40% and...Show More Summary

Iran’s Human Rights Showing Little Progress, UN Votes to Renew Special Mandate

The United Nations Human Rights Council voted to renew the mandate of Special Rapporteur Ahmed Shaheed, a welcome development for human rights in Iran, the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran said today.

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