Posts Tagged ‘Energy’

3 High-Yield Renewable Energy Stocks

Who says you can't get a high yield investment in the renewable energy business? Sure, the solar and wind power businesses are growing at breakneck paces and require loads of capital to be plowed back into the business, but there are still opportunities for high-yielding investments in this industry if you look in the right […]

Mars uses M&M’s to promote ‘Fans of Wind Energy’ campaign

Red and yellow M&M's characters are fronting a campaign by Mars' called 'Fans of Wind Energy', to tackle climate change. The campaign, which is part of Mars' Sustainable in a Generation Plan, includes a $1bn investment over the next few years to focus on issues including poverty in the supply chain, scarcity of resources and […]

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 […]

The Texas town where all the energy is green

Georgetown mayor Dale Ross is ‘a good little Republican’ – but ever since his city weaned itself off fossil fuels, he has become a hero to environmentalists When the caller said he worked for Harry Reid and the former Senate majority leader wanted a word, Dale Ross assumed it was a joke. “OK, which of […]

Passions Ignite At Wind Energy Public Hearing

Editor's note: This is a continuation of the story titled “Tempers Flare at Public Hearing on Wind Turbine Application” that ran in the Reporter on Oct. 10. “What do you see in this [wind project]?” Steve Mathis, a Palo Alto County resident asked. “More tax money I suppose, more jobs. View full post on Wind […]

USTDA Supports Renewable Wind Energy in Vietnam Through U.S. Solutions

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a grant to Power Engineering Consulting Joint Stock Company 2 , a leading Vietnamese power engineering company, to support development of a 100 megawatt wind farm in southern Vietnam. PECC2 selected DVN KEMA Renewables, Inc. to carry out the project design and feasibility study. View full post on […]

Despite Trump, American companies are still investing in renewable energy | John Abraham

Surveyed corporations stated that Trump’s election had no impact on their decision to buy renewable energy After the election of Donald Trump, many of us in the climate and energy fields were rightfully fearful. What would happen to international agreements to cut greenhouse gases? What would happen to funding for climate research? What would happen […]

How green is Britain’s record on renewable energy supply?

About half of the power generated in the UK comes from low-carbon sources – here’s a breakdown of the four main sources of electricity As one of the UK’s renewable energy chiefs has pointed out, electric cars won’t tackle climate change if they run off fossil fuels. Matthew Wright, managing director of Dong Energy UK, […]

GCF allocates $110 million to Kazakhstan for renewable energy projects

International organizations and financial institutions are keen to help Kazakhstan, an energy-rich Central Asian nation, in achieving its goal to increase energy generation from renewable sources. The Green Climate Fund approved funding for Kazakhstan in the amount of $110 million for projects within the framework program on renewable energy developed by the European Bank for […]

Trump’s Threats Against Wind Energy Are Empty So Far, Industry Giant Says

Donald Trump 's threats against wind energy have so far proven empty, according to an industry giant that expects to grow in the U.S. Dong Energy A/S , says the world's biggest offshore wind developer hasn't seen any actions that have followed Trump's verbal attacks. In fact, he says there are signs that American commitment […]