Posts Tagged ‘Energy’

Europe tries to lead the way on clean energy

AT THE UN climate summit in Bonn last November some Americans came up with their own riposte to President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris agreement. Outside the main conference building they put up a tent housing a rowdy coalition of people from 20 states and 110 cities under the banner “We are […]

South African pro-Zuma group blocks energy deals in blow to Ramaphosa

Johannesburg: South African President Cyril Ramaphosa was dealt a political blow on Tuesday, after a last-minute legal challenge by a group loyal to ousted leader Jacob Zuma blocked the signing of $4.7 billion in renewable energy deals. The North Gauteng High Court agreed to hold a full hearing on the challenge on March 27 after […]

Australian first trial shows wind can provide energy security

An Australian first trial is taking wind farms from passive producers that sell all their output in a slab to more active, and opportunistic, participants in the energy market. Neoen Australia's South Australian Hornsdale 2 wind farm has carried out a trial which could see wind replace coal, gas and even pumped hydro in providing […]

Rochester aims for 100% renewable energy

Globally renowned as a terminus of health, Rochester's focus on medical wellness clashes with its consumption of fossil fuels for energy, which pollutes the environment and endangers public health. Luckily, Rochester took a leap toward the growing renewable energy trend that values our health and environment. View full post on Wind Power News

Louisville’s IdentiFlight has wind energy solution that’s for the birds

Bruce Lawson, mechanical engineer, works on assembling an IdentiFlight bird detection camera system Wednesday. View full post on Wind Power News

“Our Time to Shine” pushes for 100% clean energy on campus

“Our Time to Shine” was the first public event sponsored by Campus Leaders for Energy Action Now or “CLEAN”. They had two presenters at the event. View full post on Wind Power News

This Is One of the Best Green Energy Stocks to Buy in 2018

Green energy stocks aren't just shares of environmentally healthy companies, they are potentially some of the most lucrative stocks you can own. The simple fact is the world needs energy, and renewable energy – or ” green energy ” – is essential to meeting global demands. View full post on Wind Power News

BCC, Bay State Wind will partner on new Mass. energy industry

Community colleges are the nation's rapid response teams for training large numbers of workers for new industries and the ever-changing needs of existing ones. This is an essential role in our economy. View full post on Wind Power News

Microsoft is buying solar energy from Singapore rooftops

The US company on Thursday announced a deal with Singaporean solar firm Sunseap to purchase all the power generated by a planned rooftop solar project, which will be the largest of its kind in the city-state. The 20-year agreement is the latest example of major global tech companies seeking to power more of their operations […]

Letter: Storing Solar Energy

While the falling cost of solar power and wind power is welcome news, let's not overlook the fact that these forms of generation are intermittent. Storage that can meet the demanding performance requirements of the electricity grid is the missing piece. View full post on Wind Power News