Posts Tagged ‘Meet’

Renewable energy focus of Currituck chamber meet

CURRITUCK The Amazon Wind Farm US East is about a 45-minute drive from Barco, but the site was the focus of attention at an educational gathering on renewable energy last week. The Currituck Chamber of Commerce, Currituck Cooperative Extension and the Currituck Democratic and Republican parties organized the gathering to present a panel of experts […]

Sustainable energy balance needed to meet rising global demand, say experts

Moscow, Dec 25 : With global energy demand expected to grow 30 per cent by 2040 as per International Energy Agency estimates, a sustainable energy balance needs to be achieved to meet this requirement while also ensuring reduction in hazardous emissions, experts said. A stable and safe energy balance will require a combination of different […]

Germany Probably Won’t Meet Its Global Warming Goal, Despite…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, top candidate of the Christian Democratic Union Party for the upcoming general elections, gestures as she speaks during an election rally in Regensburg, Germany, September 18, 2017. REUTERS/Michael Dalder A recent report claims Germany is not on track to meet its goal to reduce carbon dioxide emissions 40 percent by 2020, […]

Australia on track to meet renewables target, says Clean Energy Regulator

Unprecedented investment in wind and solar power puts Australia on track to meet its 2020 renewable energy target, the sector's regulator believes. The Clean Energy Regulator's report on 2016 investments, released on Wednesday, says 98 new large-scale renewable energy plants were accredited last year, the vast majority of them solar farms. View full post on […]

Elon Musk, meet Port Augusta: four renewable energy projects ready to go

Pumped hydro, big battery, solar thermal and solar PV and storage projects are already planned for South Australia’s power network When it comes to South Australia’s radical plans for energy storage to support its power network, all roads lead to Port Augusta – or all transmission lines, that is. Proponents of projects that include energy […]

‘Mix of technologies’ needed to meet Ontario’s energy demands, says expert

Ontario's Energy Ministry has no shortage of advice, much of it contradictory, on how to shape the province's energy system, including calls to abandon green energy projects in the London region. The ministry is slated to release a new long-term energy plan for the province in the spring, acting as a guide for future policies. […]

Alberta government fleshes out plan to meet its renewable power targets

The Alberta government plans to use revenues from its carbon levy on large emitters to help spur investment in green power. Environment Minister Shannon Phillips outlined details of the Renewable Electricity Program on Thursday as she announced proposed legislation aimed at getting the province to its 30 per cent renewable target by 2030. View full […]

HAL inaugurates first wind energy power plant to meet 15% requirements of Bangalore-based divisions

HAL wind energy plant: The power generated from this plant would be used for captive energy consumption at Bengaluru. As Modi government focuses on renewable energy, defence and aerospace PSU HAL has inaugurated a 6.3MW wind energy power plant. View full post on Wind Power News

Renewable energy: rapid acceleration needed to meet 2020 target

Twenty large windfarms would need to be committed to in 2016 to get renewable energy target back on track Meeting Australia’s renewable energy target for 2020 appears increasingly difficult, with a report released on budget night describing the progress so far as “adequate under the circumstances” but saying a rapid acceleration is needed. The Renewable […]

Meet county candidates

Here is a recap of the opening and closing remarks during Tuesday’s debate in Jefferson among the candidates for two of four contested seats on the Jefferson County Board of Supervisors in the April 5 election: “I am not a stranger to this. I was here four years ago,” Lloyd Zastrow said. View full post […]