First released in 2005, REN21′s Renewables Global Status Report (GSR) has grown to become a truely collaborative effort of over 500 authors, contributors and reviewers, and is today the most frequently referenced report on renewable energy market, industry and policy trends. It provides…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/ren21s-renewables-global-status-report-gsr-most-frequently-referenced-report-on-renewable-energy-market/ (GSR), Biofuels, Geothermal, heating, Hydropower, including solar PV, REN21’s, renewable energy sources, Renewables Global Status Report, solar hot water, wind power
Momentum is building for shared renewable energy in California. Late last week the two bills we’ve been following there, SB 43 and AB 1014, passed with strong margins in their chambers of origin — marking the first time this legislation has moved beyond committee to pass in either…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/environment/california-shared-renewable-energy-bills-gain-momentum-both-senator-alex-padilla-and-several-utilities/ California, customers, Electricity Grid, Energy and Economy, Environment, environmental, especially renters, Hydropower, News, Politics & Legislation, Renewables, renewables energy supply, shared renewables, Utilities, worldwide renewables energy
FAISALABAD: Hydroelectric power is the best way to produce cheap electricity and Pakistan has the potential to produce more than 100,000 megawatts from this source as sites have been identified for construction of dams and generation of electricity, says the Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/hydro-power/energy-mix-focus-attention-construction-of-large-dams-hydroelectric-power-for-produce-cheap-electricity-in-pakistan/ construction of large dams, energy-mix, Hydroelectric power, Hydropower, Pakistan business industry, produce cheap electricity in Pakistan, shortage of electricity
Reuters reports that China’s environmental ministry has okayed the construction of a new hydroelectric dam on the Dadu River in the Sichuan province, which when completed will be the country’s largest.
China’s energy mix was 9.4 percent renewable as of 2011, and the Sichuan project is…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/hydro-power/energy-in-china-construction-of-biggest-hydropower-dam-yet-to-come-reuters-reports-that-chinas-environmental-ministry/ Biggest Hydropower Dam Yet to Come, China, china hydroelectric dam, China’s environmental ministry, climate change, Dadu River, drought, Electricity, Energy in China, Environment, Hydro Power, Hydropower, new hydroelectric dam, News, Politics & Legislation, Reuters reports, Sichuan province, Water
WARSAW – The European Union should scrap fossil fuel and renewable energy subsidies and set a target to cut oil imports to remain the leader in the fight against global warming, according to Poland’s environment minister.
Poland wants to keep energy prices at an affordable level,…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/eu-should-scrap-energy-subsidies-to-fight-warming-poland-says-cut-oil-imports-to-remain-the-leader-in-the-fight-against-global-warming/ Bioenergy, cut oil imports, EU Climate Commissioner, fight against global warming, Fight Warming, Geothermal Energy, Hydropower, Scrap Energy, solar energy, wind power
You may not know much about Finland, but you certainly know the powerhouse technology company that became a household name across the globe and drove the nation’s economic expansion through the 1990s-2000s. Nokia generated a quarter of Finnish economic growth from 1998-2007, prompting a new…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/finlands-new-energy-solutions-economic-development-powered-by-a-single-companys-success/ Bioenergy, Finland’s New Energy Solutions, Hydrogen – Fuel Cells, Hydropower, solar energy
Including hydropower in the state’s renewable portfolio standard could crowd out other renewable energy sources.
Since I live in New Hampshire and write about the global renewable energy industry, once in a while small local news that might appear to be of minor importance to my neighbors…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/connecticut-seeks-to-literally-water-down-its-rps-could-it-happen-in-your-region-other-renewable-energy-sources/ Bioenergy, Hydropower, renewable energy sources, Solar Tech, wind power
BERLIN – All German Chancellor Angela Merkel had to do was pick up the phone and dial her people in Brussels. Had she done so before the European Parliament’s (EP) key vote last month on April 19, her party’s representatives could easily have saved the EU Emissions Trading…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/europe-sinks-its-flagship-carbon-trading-scheme-all-german-chancellor-angela-merkel/ Bioenergy, energy efficiency, EU Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS), European Parliament’s (EP), Geothermal Energy, Hydropower, solar energy, wind power
Lithuania – Hopes for Renewable Energy Source Development Measures (RESDM) in Russia’s renewable power sector are high: if adopted and properly implemented, it will boost the renewable sector that is plagued with underfunding, often differing regional and federal legislation, other…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/renewable-energy/russian-renewable-energy-law-could-significantly-boost-clean-energy-but-obstacles-remain/ Bioenergy, energy efficiency, Geothermal Energy, Hydropower, large renewable energy, renewable energy incentive scheme, solar energy, wind power