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The United States Senate has confirmed President Obama's selection for Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation. Having served as Principal Deputy Commissioner since October 8, 2014, with all of the responsibilities of Commissioner, Estevan López will now carry the title and formally take the helm of the 5500 person agency that manages water and generates power in the western United States
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2014-12-17 14:26:56
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European environment ministers opposed plans on Wednesday from the EU executive to scrap draft laws on waste and air quality, saying they sent a "negative signal" about Europe's ambition to curb climate change and were at odds with a push for growth.
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2014-12-17 08:14:34
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North Dakota's energy industry has developed a curriculum aimed at teaching fourth- and eighth-grade students about the state's petroleum, coal, wind, hydropower, solar, biofuel and geothermal resources.
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2014-12-17 07:56:22
EU researchers are involved in the development of a pan-European 'super grid' capable of dispersing wind power across Member States. This will bring more renewable energy into homes and businesses, help reduce reliance on fossil fuels and enable Europe to move closer towards achieving energy independence
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2014-12-17 07:43:32
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Though the state has not yet officially received an application for a five-town wind energy plant from Portuguese wind-power developer EDP Renewables, groups opposed to wind projects in the Cardigan Mountain-Newfound Lake area are lining up against the already announced ?Spruce Wind? project.
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2014-12-17 02:30:01
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The largest electric company in Kansas says it will purchase power from a wind farm under development to meet a state renewable-energy mandate for utilities.
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2014-12-16 17:00:14
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration as soon as Wednesday will announce its plans for curbing methane emissions from the oil and gas sector, which the United States must do to meet its 2020 target for cutting greenhouse gas emissions, people familiar with the issue said Tuesday.
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2014-12-16 16:29:05
Scientists have used statistical analyses and detailed case studies to better understand why solar market policies in certain states are more successful. Their findings indicate that while no standard formula for solar implementation exists, a combination of foundational policies and localized strategies can increase solar photovoltaic installations in any state
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2014-12-16 16:26:00
Boeing said Tuesday it plans to buy renewable energy credits to replace fossil-fuel power at the factory in Washington state where it assembles its 737 commercial airplanes.
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2014-12-16 15:31:32
RENTON, Wash. - Boeing said Tuesday it plans to buy renewable energy credits to replace fossil-fuel power at the factory in Washington state where it assembles its 737 commercial airplanes.
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2014-12-16 15:09:41
RENTON, Wash. - Boeing says it plans to switch to all renewable energy at the factory in Washington state where it assembles its 737 commercial airplanes. The aerospace company and the utility, Puget Sound Energy, announced the switch Tuesday at the Renton factory, near Seattle. Boeing says it ...
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2014-12-16 14:32:15
Mighty River Power, the first of the state-owned power companies to be partially privatised last year, will quit its geothermal investments in Chile and Germany, while sticking with its interests in the US.The Auckland-based company...
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2014-12-16 10:30:25
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Nobel Laureate and former United States Energy Secretary Steven Chu says New Zealand has an opportunity to quickly ramp up its use of renewable energy because of the huge strides being made in wind, solar and other clean technologies.The...
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2014-12-16 10:11:23
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BELMONT, Calif., Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that is has closed its second fund for distributed generation projects in the United States with Barclays...
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2014-12-16 06:43:27
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Differences in local market conditions and policies, and other factors, particularly the size of the system, can lead to wide disparities in what consumers across the United States pay to install solar energy systems on their homes or small businesses, according to a recent study published by the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
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2014-12-16 06:13:00