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BARCELONA (Reuters) - The World Bank will on July 15 hold a first of its kind auction worth $25 million for U.N.-backed carbon credits from projects designed to cut methane emissions, the bank said on Thursday.

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2015-05-28 05:42:19
Wednesday, May 13th, 2015      Leave a Comment
BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - European Union diplomats have approved a proposal to begin reform of the world's biggest carbon market in 2019, Latvia, the holder of the EU Presidency, said on Wednesday.

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2015-05-13 12:08:16
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
Wednesday, April 29th, 2015      Leave a Comment
At this year’s Paris climate summit we need to change the tired narrative that developing nations need to follow the dirty coal route to financial prosperity. The numbers increasingly come out in favour of first movers to renewablesSilicon Valley start-ups are proud of their fast-paced culture and being first movers in creating new product categories and markets
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2015-04-29 09:58:29
Tuesday, April 28th, 2015      Leave a Comment
But solar trade body warns that installation rates across the continent have fallen sharply as governments cut subsidies, reports BusinessGreenThe UK installed more new solar power capacity than any other European country last year and is on track to retain its top-ranking position this year, due to a rush to complete projects ahead of deep cuts to subsidies at the start of this month
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2015-04-28 04:32:48
Monday, April 13th, 2015      Leave a Comment
MONTRÉAL, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Boralex Inc. ("Boralex" or the "Corporation") (BLX.TO) is commissioning two wind farms for a total of almost 33 MW in France and starting construction on a 16 MW hydroelectric power station in Canada. "Following analysis and development of the Yellow Falls hydroelectric project for which the rights had been acquired previously, Boralex finally started to
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2015-04-13 09:56:00
Saturday, April 11th, 2015      Leave a Comment
PONTIAN: New power plants that will operate starting this year are expected to meet increasing electricity power demands and strengthen the country’s reserve margin for electricity.
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2015-04-11 13:44:06
Tuesday, April 7th, 2015      Leave a Comment
PLANS FOR A SPEEDY START to Barbados’ first commercial wind farm project have been blown away by Government delays. After arranging about $25 million in financing, completing five years of wind measurements...
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2015-04-07 23:29:08
Tuesday, April 7th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Starting in June, defense companies including Thales SA and Multicon Solar AG will join NATO to test the military’s ability to use renewable power in combat and humanitarian operations.
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2015-04-07 15:40:33
Sunday, April 5th, 2015      Leave a Comment
The Department of Energy (DOE) is investigating the Mindanao-wide power outage at 1 a.m. Sunday, starting with the state-run Agus-Pulangi hydroelectric power complex in Lanao del Sur province.   Investigators are tracing the events from the "first tripping" at the Agus 6 and Agus 7 areas, Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla said in a text message
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2015-04-05 15:24:58
Saturday, April 4th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Transitioning a house from a traditional energy or heating source to sustainable energy can be an attractive option, but many homeowners might not know where to start.
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2015-04-04 07:00:00
Friday, April 3rd, 2015      Leave a Comment
There is a growing possibility that Japan will rely on nuclear energy for more than 20 percent of its total power output in 2030, a level not much lower than about 30 percent before the Fukushima nuclear disaster started in March 2011, sources said Thursday.
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2015-04-03 03:15:35
Thursday, April 2nd, 2015      Leave a Comment
As a start, a poor village in Guinea, with no electricity, has been provided with two solar power stations, worth $6,000 or over Dh22,000. While around 1.5 billion people on this planet have very limited or no access to electricity, the Dar Al Ber Society (Dabs) run by the Dubai government, is providing deprived areas with mobile solar power stations
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2015-04-02 00:58:12
Tuesday, March 31st, 2015      Leave a Comment
ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Siemens has been awarded an order from Apex Clean Energy to supply, support installation and provide long-term service for 130 wind turbines for the Kay Wind project to be located in Kay County, Oklahoma, approximately two hours north of Oklahoma City. Installation of the wind turbines is scheduled to begin this year, with the start of operations expected for the
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2015-03-31 15:00:24
Monday, March 30th, 2015      Leave a Comment
SAVE Mother Earth! This has been the battle cry of many protesters since man started to cut trees for timber, raze mountains for minerals and drill lands for oil as necessary requisite in what we consider as industrial growth and community development. Telltale sign from ancient civilization reveals stories of how time changed throughout the ages
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2015-03-30 16:13:07