ALTAMIRA, Brazil Work at the controversial Belo Monte hydropower plants has been delayed once more as representatives from a number of indigenous groups have occupied one of the project’s three construction sites.
Sources report that the group — comprised of members from the…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/brazils-11-2-gw-belo-monte-hydropower-project-on-hold-again-brazils-ministry-of-mines-and-energy/ Ara tribes, Asurini, Brazil Work, Brazil’s Ministry of Mines and Energy, controversial Belo Monte, Green Power, Hydropower, hydropower plants, Juruna, Kayapo, Kuruaya, Munduruku, Parakana, Xipaya
WASHINGTON, D.C. Those who remember NBC’s Saturday Night Live of the early 1990s undoubtedly recall Al Franken, who, after serving as both a cast member and writer for the show, has since become a New York Times best-selling author, a talk show host, and, most recently, a United States…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/chicken-soup-for-the-hydropower-soul-united-states-senator-from-minnesota/ American hydropower industry, Chicken Soup, Green Power, Hydropower, Hydropower Soul, Natural Resources, Ocean Energy, Senate Energy, WASHINGTON D.C.
Solar and wind are excellent sources of clean, renewable energy, but as they contribute a larger share to the generation fleet, their integration will become increasingly challenging. The reason: solar and wind cannot be dispatched in the same way as other sources of energy, such as nuclear,…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/distributed-energy-storage-benefits-on-both-sides-of-the-meter-solar-and-wind-are-excellent-sources-of-clean-renewable-energy/ Both Sides, Distributed Energy Storage Benefits, energy efficiency, Energy Storage, excellent sources of clean, Green Power, Hydropower, Meter Solar and wind, renewable energy, solar energy, Solar Tech, wind power
Sandwiched between several clean energy-happy states in the mid-Atlantic, Virginia is battling the shackles of overwhelming utility influence. Sixty-nine percent of Virginians support requiring utilities to generate a greater share of electricity from renewable energy. The Virginia legislature…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/soalr/renewable-energy-supporting-virginians-are-being-shackled-by-dominion-power-md-dc-va-solar-energy-industries-association-mdv-seia/ economic potential, Green Power, solar energy, solar in Virginia, wind power
Collinsville, IL The dealer partnership between local installer Day & Night Solar of Collinsville, Illinois and award winning solar tracker manufacturer AllEarth Renewables was announced today.
“We are committed to meeting our growing customers’ needs and the AllSun Tracker is…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/press-release/new-local-energy-partnership-brings-innovative-solar-tracker-to-mid-atlantic-and-midwest-region-local-installer-day-night-solar-of-collinsville/ Day & Night Solar of Collinsville, energy efficiency, energy partnership, Green Power, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest, Other, region local installer, solar energy, solar tracker
New Hampshire, USA – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released the updated list of the top 50 organizations in the US that get their electricity from “green power.” The rankings are listed in order of annual green power usage in kilowatt-hours (kWh), though…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/the-greenest-organizations-in-the-us-who-uses-the-most-renewable-energy-top-50-organizations-in-the-us-that-get-their-electricity-from-green-power/ Bioenergy, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Geothermal Energy, Green Power, Hydropower, Ocean Energy, renewable energy power, solar energy, Solar Tech, top 50 organizations, wind power
A recent European Commission Green Paper seeking views on the development of intermediate renewable energy and climate targets for 2030 has prompted calls from the industry to adopt a three part approach, targeting renewable energy, energy efficiency and emissions reduction.
Formally…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/2030-a-future-roadmap-for-renewables-european-commission-green-paper-seeking-views/ Bioenergy, climate targets, energy efficiency, Energy Storage, European Commission, Geothermal Energy, Green Paper, Green Power, Hydrogen – Fuel Cells, Hydropower, Ocean Energy, Other, renewable energy, solar energy, Solar Tech, views, wind power
New Hampshire, USA – Clean energy investments worldwide slid 22 percent in 1Q13 to $40.6 billion, their lowest level in four years, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). The biggest declines were in the U.S. (54 percent), Europe (25 percent), and China (15 percent), while…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/vc-funding-in-renewable-energy-tracking-the-new-normal-clean-energy-investments-worldwide-slid-22-percent-in-1q13-to-40-6-billion/ Bioenergy, Bloomberg New Energy Finance, BNEF, Geothermal Energy, Green Power, Hydropower, Ocean Energy, private equity (PE), solar energy, wind power
WASHINGTON, D.C. Senate Energy Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), Congressional champions of hydropower legislation, and Energy Department Wind and Water Power Program Manager Jose Zayas will deliver remarks on hydropower’s vital role in…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/press-release/national-hydropower-association-confirms-wyden-rodgers-zayas-as-keynote-speakers/ D.C. Senate Energy Committee, Energy Department, Green Power, Hydropower, Program Manager, Washington, Wind and Water Power