ALL NEW U.S. OCTOBER POWER WAS SOLAR Solar Energy Was America's Sole New Power Source in October; Get ready for a photovoltaic building boom. Todd Woody, November 26, 2013 (The Atlantic) “In October, power plants generating 530 megawatts of electricity came online in the United States. Show More Summary
PetroChina, the state-owned oil and gas company, bought 10,000 Chinese carbon offsets from wind power producer Longyuan on Friday for 16 yuan ($2.62) each, which Reuters reports is six times higher than international prices. The purchase, carried out on the China Beijing Environment Exchange, was the first Chinese Certified Emissions Reduction (CCER) transaction and happened […]
Facebook's wind power utility deal in Iowa is gaining praise from the data center industry as a model worth replicating.
Sounds so green: ROYAL Dutch Shell actively lobbied the World Bank to stop funding coal-fired plants before an…
Looking for an easy way to control that Arduino powered robot you built? We just caught wind of a pair of apps for Android that look pretty handy! WiFi Bot Control and Bluetooth Bot Control. So, what are they? They’re configurable apps...Show More Summary
UK-based New Wave Energy wants to equip drones with solar panels and wind turbines, creating a swarm of flying power plants above the clouds.
The Globe and Mail has an article looking at the prospects for geothermal power in Canada - Can geothermal industry gather steam in Canada?. Geothermal’s advantage over wind and solar is that it doesn’t stop running. “You get geothermal...Show More Summary
The NZ Herald reports that after a good track record of building wind power and geothermal power plants over the past decade, construction of wind farms in NZ has ground to a halt - Politics take puff out of wind farm building. The decade-long...Show More Summary
The six-megawatt turbine can produce 15 percent more power than competitors, and a big project with bigger turbines is cancelled
SOLAR’S HUGE U.S. PIPELINE The US has 43 nuclear power plants’ worth of solar energy in the pipeline Todd Woody, November 25, 2013 (Quartz) “The boom in solar energy in the US in recent years? You haven’t seen anything yet. The pipeline...Show More Summary
Vestas is leading an effort to bring hybrid power generation – systems that combine factory-refurbished wind turbines and what the company calls “advanced diesel power generation” – to the poor, beginning with as many as 13 projects in Kenya that could serve 200,000 people with electricity at 30 percent below the current cost of diesel-only power production. read more
This article was jointly written by one of CleanTechnica’s readers and Zachary Shahan. It’s a shame when a beautiful (or even an ugly) animal dies. It’s a shame that wind turbines do indeed kill birds. However, every source of electricity we have kills some number of birds. Show More Summary
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If you're going to fight a shark, punch it in the nose. If you're going to fight a baby, use the power of wind. Father and amateur baby fighter Gavin McInnes can help you overcome your fear of tiny humans with a few tips and tacticsShow More Summary
Solar, wind, hydro, wave, tidal and bioenergy will all play a part in keeping the lights on in Britain Briefing LAST UPDATED AT 10:30 ON Tue 26 Nov 2013 THE UK needs to double the amount of electricity it generates from renewable energy if it wants to meet its targets for 2020. Show More Summary
A weekly examination of the Broncos' ESPN.com Power Ranking: Preseason: 3 | Last Week: 1 | ESPN.com Power Ranking since 2002 A biting wind out of the north was strong enough Sunday night to induce plenty of turnovers in the New England Patriots' overtime win over the Broncos, but also strong enough to push the Broncos down two spots to No. Show More Summary
In Scotland, developers have been cutting back on offshore wind deployment due to the high cost of it. The installation of wind turbines into the sea floor is part of this issue. But a long-waiting solution is floating wind turbines....Show More Summary
SECURITIZING SOLAR Bonds Backed by Solar Power Payments Get Nod Diane Cardwell, November 14, 2013 (NY Times) “…[I]n a milestone of sorts for the emerging solar industry, the finance wizards are embracing a new kind of security, thisShow More Summary
The Paragon Paths in Neverwinter aren't just about making your character more powerful; they're about customizing your character to your playstyle. That's part of the reason why both Great Weapon Fighters and Guardian Fighters wind up sharing some potential paths. Show More Summary
The light by which you read these words, the power than runs your computer, the energy that heats your morning coffee -- we take such things for granted, yet more than 1.3 billion people globally live with little or no access to electricity. Show More Summary