Posts Tagged ‘Hour’

Jordan Selects Finalists to Bid for 300MW of Solar, Wind Power an hour ago

Jordan selected 45 companies including France's Total SA and Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power as finalists to bid for six solar and wind energy power plants with total capacity of 300 megawatts of power. The 31 companies selected for the four solar power plants include Linuo Group, FRV Solar Holdings, ACWA Power, Chint Solar, Total Solar […]

Iceland Is One of the Warmest Places in Europe as Big Chill Hits an hour ago

Iceland will be warmer than parts of the Mediterranean this week as an icy blast from Siberia brings bitter cold to Europe along with the risk of travel delays and power cuts. Very dry Arctic air from the east will drive weather conditions for the coming days after temperatures plunged to as low as minus […]

A Mexican Standoff for Texas’ Power Producers an hour ago

Liam Denning is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering energy, mining and commodities. He previously was the editor of the Wall Street Journal's “Heard on the Street” column. View full post on Wind Power News

Power Producers Should Cheer Coal’s Closing Time an hour ago

Liam Denning is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering energy, mining and commodities. He previously was the editor of the Wall Street Journal's “Heard on the Street” column. View full post on Wind Power News

The U.S. Power Market Is Cracking an hour ago

Liam Denning is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering energy, mining and commodities. He previously was the editor of the Wall Street Journal's “Heard on the Street” column. View full post on Wind Power News

Saudis Seek Up to $50 Billion for First Phase of Renewables Plan an hour ago

Saudi Arabia will start soliciting bids in the next few weeks for the first phase of a “massive” renewable-energy program costing $30 billion to $50 billion, Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said. OPEC's biggest producer plans to generate close to 10 gigawatts from renewables, primarily solar and wind power, by 2023, he said Monday at an energy conference […]

Why ‘the skeptical environmentalist’ won’t switch off during Earth Hour

Bjorn Lomborg, the director of Copenhagen Consensus Center and adjunct professor at Copenhagen Business School, believes Earth Hour is an ‘ineffective feel-good event’ that sends the wrong message about electricity, and ignores the plight of millions living in darkness. View full post on Wind Power News