Posts Tagged ‘Alternative’

Congress restored an investment tax credit for small wind and other alternative energy sources

But Mike Bergey, president and CEO of Norman-based Bergey Windpower, is hopeful that will change, thanks in part to Congress' restoration of an investment tax credit for such systems. Bergey said sales of his company's 10 kilowatt turbine peaked in 2012 at about $8 million, when it built and sold about 300 of them for […]

Alternative power $2B to $4B cheaper than Site C says international energy consultant

An Oregon-based energy consultant has told an a regulatory inquiry into the Site C Dam that scrapping the project in favour of green power will save ratepayers billions of dollars. Robert McCullough of McCullough Research presented the report to the BC Utilities Commission on Friday morning, which argues terminating Site C will save between $2.08 […]

Alternative / Renewable EnergyWind Power Growth Accelerates

The wind industry made major gains last year, especially in Texas, Iowa and South Dakota, according to a trio of recent DOE reports that found notable growth in the nation's installed wind energy capacity. More than 8,200 MW of wind energy capacity were added last year, representing 27% of all energy capacity added in 2016. […]

Looking Abroad for Alternative Energy Returns

With the recent shift in the U.S. administration's energy policies regarding spending, investments and subsidies in the alternative energy sector, it's tempting to look elsewhere for the best returns on invested capital. This doesn't restrict the U.S. market from industry gains being that the majority of U.S. citizens and companies are still committed to reducing […]

Alberta prepares alternative energy project selection process

Canadian Wind Energy Association president Robert Hornung spoke on the Alberta Morning News and said the government will get to pick and choose which projects get to go ahead. “What the Alberta government has said is that at least in the initial procurement, the key criterion, in fact the only criterion that will be used, […]

Brazil alternative energy projects threatened by Abengoa’s woes

Spanish conglomerate Abengoa, teetering on the verge of bankruptcy, has halted construction of power transmission lines in Brazil, a potential setback for the South America nation’s bid to emerge from its worst energy crisis in 14 years. Unions representing construction workers, a wind power industry group and Abengoa’s sub-contractor on the new power lines said […]

Dubroff: Alternative energy on the Central Coast adds to Capps’ legacy

During nearly two decades in Congress representing the Central Coast, Lois Capps has been a relentless advocate for alternative energy. As she prepares to leave the House of Representatives when her term expires – she’s not standing for re-election next year – the change in energy production along the Central Coast is something she can […]

Enlight Renewable Energy Ltd (ENLT) – Alternative Energy – Deals and Alliances Profile

Recently published research from GlobalData, “Enlight Renewable Energy Ltd – Alternative Energy – Deals and Alliances Profile”, is now available at Fast Market Research Enlight Renewable Energy Ltd , a subsidiary of Eurocom Group is a renewable energy company that initiates, develops, constructs and operates clean electricity production projects from renewable energy sources. The company […]

Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation Ltd. – Alternative Energy – Deals and Alliances Profile

Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation Ltd. is a state-owned vertically integrated energy group. GSPC operates along with its subsidiaries and associate companies in India and overseas. View full post on Wind Power News

Eco-geeks hold open source alternative to UN climate talks

A £20 wind turbine, 3D printed water filter and modular cargo bike among offerings from network of sustainable lifestyle innovators This December world leaders convene in Paris for COP21, their 21st attempt at curbing global climate change. Divided by borders, assembled in hierarchies and motivated by the kind of competitive ideology shared by the neoliberal […]