Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) and Soitec (Euronext Paris ) today Announced That They Will Collaborate on a California Energy Commission-funded, two-phase program to Demonstrate the cost and efficiency benefits of combining an energy storage system with Soitec’s Concentrix…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/maxwell-technologies-soitec-join-forces-to-demonstrate-benefits-of-integrating-energy-storage-with-concentrating-photovoltaic-cpv/ California Energy Commission, concentrator photovoltaic systems (CPV), CPV system, energy storage system, France, Germany, Maxwell Technologies, Singapore, solar power plant in Southern California, United States
Brent oil prices crept higher on Friday, as traders exited short positions ahead of a long holiday weekend in the United States, but the weekly percentage drop was still the biggest in more than a month. Both Brent and US crude ended the week 2 percent lower, as investors sold due to high…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/oil-gas-energy/oil-rises-on-book-squaring-but-posts-big-weekly-drop-long-holiday-weekend-in-the-united-states/ long holiday, Oil rises on book, United States
French energy group GDF Suez has signed a joint-venture with US firm Sempra Energy and Japanese groups Mitsubishi and Mitsui relating to the construction of a huge liquefied natural gas factory in the United States, it said on Friday.
The deputy managing director responsible for gas operations…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/oil-gas-energy/gdf-suez-reveals-huge-us-lng-deal-with-japanese-firms-the-construction-of-a-huge-liquefied-natural-gas-factory-in-the-united-states/ GDF Suez, Japanese firms, liquefied natural gas factory, United States, US LNG
Offshore wind projects, though they are environmentally friendly and create electricity through wind, still face opposition from NIMBY (not in my backyard) groups. Many offshore wind projects have and still are facing opposition today.
Cape Wind was the first offshore wind project in…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/placing-wind-farms-offshore-doesnt-deter-opposition-face-opposition-from-nimby/ Electricity, Jobs, Ocean, Ocean Energy, Offshore, Saving, United States, Wind, Wind Associates, wind projects, Wind’s Final Environmental
Brent crude rose more than $1 to surpass $104 a barrel on Friday, for a second day of gains, after better-than-expected job growth in the United States raised the prospect of stronger demand in the world’s top oil consumer. US employment rose more than expected in April, pushing the…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/brent-crude-tops-104-on-prospects-for-strong-us-demand-worlds-top-oil-consumer/ Brent crude, United States, world’s top oil consumer
Duke Energy Corp, the largest power provider in the United States, reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday, citing weak electricity demand and higher costs at two key units. The company, which uses coal, natural gas and nuclear plants to generate electricity, has had weak power…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/duke-energy-profit-below-expectations-power-demand-weak-largest-power-provider-in-the-united-states/ Duke Energy, Duke Energy Corp, generate electricity, largest power provider, natural gas and nuclear plants, power demand weak, United States
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While it is absolutely essential that we continue…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/press-release/acis-event-on-renewable-energy-storage-symposium-future-planning-and-strategic-execution-of-critical-renewable-energy-storage-projects-and-applications-in-the-united-states/ ACI’s event, Active Communications International (ACI), applications, Critical Renewable Energy Storage Projects, Renewable Energy Storage, Strategic Execution, Symposium Future Planning, United States
Last year climate change became reality for the United States. New York City flooded, a historic drought blanketed the Midwest, and we saw one of the worst fire seasons ever recorded. By July, the U.S. had shattered over 40,000 daily heat records.
The question now is whether last year’s…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/climate-change-is-in-the-air-became-reality-for-the-united-states/ carbon disclosure project, Cleantech, Climate, climate change policy, Energy and Economy, Energy Security, Environment, Green Military Technology, New York City, Renewables, United States
The Iranian government has looked more willing to compromise in nuclear negotiations since the threat of an oil embargo
The Iranian government has claimed on numerous occasions that sanctions can’t influence its nuclear policies and will not do so in the future. However, its own…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/sanctions-in-iran-have-had-an-impact-on-its-nuclear-stance-compromise-in-nuclear-negotiations-since/ China, France, Germany, nuclear negotiations since, oil embargo, Russia, United Kingdom, United States
Brent crude fell below $100 a barrel for the first time in nine months in heavy trading on Tuesday, extending losses triggered by data from China and the United States that suggested little growth in global oil demand. Both Brent and US crude pared losses in afternoon trading after each fell…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/brent-falls-under-100-for-first-time-since-july-2012-extending-losses-triggered-by-data-from-china-and-the-united-states/ Brent falls, China, data from, extending losses, LLC in Chicago, low prices, United States