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Colorado brewery invests in more on-site solar

18/12/2014 New Belgium Brewing is partnering with Boulder-based Namasté Solar to add an additional 96.525kW of photovoltaic solar panellin...

South Africa takes fresh step on nuclear

17/12/2014 The South African government has announced that it is set to launch a tender process to build nuclear power plants, as the coun...

Fuel cells power systems on the rise

16/12/2014 Financial services provider Morgan Stanley opened a 250 kWe fuel cell on-site power system at its headquarters building in Purc...

Chile seeks China's helping hand to boost its energy sector

16/12/2014 Chile's government has expressed its serious intention to strengthen ties with China in an effort to drive energy projects.&nbs...

US development agency funds gas-fired project in Afghanistan

16/12/2014 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is to provide $125m to assist development of the Sheberghan Gas ...

Major power conference hears of importance of microgrids

11/12/2014 Consumers who need resilient, reliable, “always-on” power that the utility can’t deliver are driving the growth of microgrids i...

Energy investors call for sustainable business strategies

11/12/2014 Investors worldwide have registered concerns over the sustainability of energy sector business strategies, according to a newly...

CHP brings savings, security for US university

02/12/2014 In a move to cut its carbon footprint and reduce energy costs, the US University of Minnesota has begun construction on a $96 m...

Alstom opens France’s first offshore wind turbine factories


Alstom has today inaugurated France’s first offshore wind turbine production plants.

EON sells US wind farms to Enbridge for $650m


E.ON has sold an 80 per cent stake in two US wind farms to Canadian energy firm Enbridge for $650m.

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