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Wednesday, July 15th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Daniel Andrews reaffirms a pledge to build Australia’s third-largest wind farm of its type, adding 70 new turbines to the farm in AraratThe Victorian premier has reaffirmed a pledge to build Australia’s third-largest wind farm of its type, and took aim at Tony Abbott’s stance on renewable energy
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2015-07-15 00:55:59
Tuesday, July 7th, 2015      Leave a Comment
OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's oil and gas firm Statoil plans to take the final investment decision in September on building a floating wind farm off the coast of Scotland, set to be the first of its kind in the world, a spokesman for the company said on Tuesday.

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2015-07-07 10:49:51
Tuesday, June 30th, 2015      Leave a Comment
PARIS (Reuters) - China formally committed to halting the rise in its greenhouse gas emissions within the next 15 years on Tuesday, in a much anticipated strategy to help build a U.N. climate deal in 2015.

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2015-06-30 14:00:21
Thursday, June 25th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Consortium including GE and Downer EDI agrees to finance and build the 75-turbine Victorian windfarm, which will be Australia’s third-largest A deal has been struck to build a $450m windfarm in Victoria, days after the renewable energy target finally passed parliament.A consortium of five companies, including America’s GE and the Australian contractor Downer EDI, has agreed to finance and build the 75-turbine Ararat windfarm in south-west Victoria
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2015-06-25 18:20:27
Saturday, June 20th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Lincoln Cathedral, an imposing building set on a hill in a county renowned for its lack of gradients, has defined the local landscape for hundreds of years. But plans for a wind farm on the nearby estate of vacuum-cleaner tycoon Sir James Dyson, with turbines twice as high as the cathedral, have raised fears that the area’s unique character could be destroyed
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2015-06-20 16:31:13
Tuesday, June 16th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Federal prosecutors say Norte Energia, the consortium building the $11bn dam, has violated agreed-to items that are endangering locals’ means of survivalConstruction of a massive hydroelectric dam is endangering the livelihoods of at least 2,000 families in Brazil’s Amazon jungle state of Para, according to federal prosecutors who recommend that efforts to move the residents be suspended
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2015-06-16 17:59:39
Sunday, June 14th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Lawyers are looking into awarding of £300m sea wall project to China Harbour Engineering Company after complaint from Belgian contractorA £300m contract with a Chinese company to build a sea wall for the government’s flagship renewable energy project at Swansea Bay has been called into question amid allegations that it may have been awarded improperly
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2015-06-14 18:00:13
Tuesday, June 9th, 2015      Leave a Comment
LONDON (Reuters) - Eighty British businesses urged the government on Wednesday to take decisive action to fight climate change and build a low-carbon economy in a letter to Prime Minster David Cameron.
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2015-06-09 18:02:34
Wednesday, May 13th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Using military technology and a zero-emission engine invented by a 19th-century Scot, Swedish firm seeks to revolutionise solar energy productionA new solar electricity generation system that developers claim is the most efficient in the world, is being tested in South Africa’s Kalahari desert.The Swedish company behind the project - which combines military technology with an idea developed by a 19th-century Scottish engineer and clergyman - says it is on the verge of building its first commercial installation
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2015-05-13 01:00:03
Sunday, May 10th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Despite the overloaded UK grid starting to deter solar or windpower projects from connecting the future for renewable energy is bright - but it does need some helpApple investing $1bn in a giant solar farm in California. Tesla building the world’s biggest battery factory to power electric cars. The Chinese deploying record numbers of wind turbines and solar panels
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2015-05-10 08:33:33
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Friday, May 1st, 2015      Leave a Comment
The big issue: Each day this week we are looking at key election issues. The environment has been neglected since Cameron’s ‘vote blue, go green’ slogan – but energy problems will be back in the spotlight in the next five yearsAs the row over the green levies added to energy bills was building towards its climax a couple of years ago – with David Cameron reportedly ordering aides to “get rid of all the green crap” to lower prices – social scientist Nick Pidgeon was touring the UK
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2015-05-01 01:00:05
Friday, April 24th, 2015      Leave a Comment
OSLO (Reuters) - The European Union expects that countries emitting more than half of world greenhouse gases will publish plans for fighting global warming by mid-year to help build a U.N. deal due in December, according to an EU document obtained by Reuters.

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2015-04-24 07:36:55
Thursday, April 16th, 2015      Leave a Comment
(Reuters) - Solar panel maker SunPower Corp said it would partner with Apple Inc to build two solar power projects in China's Sichuan province with total capacity of 40 megawatts.

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2015-04-16 09:06:41
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Tuesday, April 14th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Young companies staked by big backers are challenging fossil fuels with new ways to hold sun and wind power in the $50 billion energy storage market.
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2015-04-14 10:08:36
Sunday, April 12th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Renewable energy developer SunEdison has signed agreements to build and install 262MW of three utility-scale DC solar power plants in southern Utah, US.
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2015-04-12 10:21:36