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  • Why Uganda is the next energy investment destination

    Uganda’s immense power potential and enormous energy investment opportunities will be in focus when stakeholders and decision makers meet for a strategic two-day conference and showcase during the inaugural Future Energy Uganda in Kampala from 12-13 September 2017. ...

  • Power For The Paper

    Italian paper manufacturer Lucart Group has ordered two of GE’s new NovaLT12 gas turbines for cogeneration applications at two facilities in the Tuscany region. The NovaLT12 is 12% smaller than the NovaLT16 and can operate at up to 37% efficiency when working at full load, GE said. ...

  • Fifty-Eight Communities in 25 States Are Now “Open for Solar Business”

    Fifty-eight communities in 25 states have now achieved designation under SolSmart, a national program that recognizes cities and counties for lowering barriers to solar energy development. Representing more than 29 million people, these cities and counties are cutting red tape to reduce the cost of solar energy at the local level and become “open for solar business.” Today, SolSmart ...


    By The Solar Foundation

  • Solar Energy Is Among Main Drivers of Economy Development In Central And Eastern Europe

    For the last 10 years, the average prices of solar modules have decreased in more than 30 times.  In the same time, the efficiency of the equipment is growing fast. As a result, today,  solar energy is among the most fast growing industries of the energy field. Decreasing of the equipment prices became the impetus for the development of small PV installations and small and medium ...


    By IBCentre

  • Genairclean – the power of microbubbles

    Since Asif Sheikh joined Genesys from Nalco in April 2016 he has been consistently impressed with our unique cleaners and especially our patented approach of using microbubbles for enhanced membrane cleaning. The Genairclean system combines Genesol 704 (an alkaline detergent) with surfactant, chelant and effervescent reagents and uses a ‘Genairator’ to add air, creating microbubbles ...

  • All-Energy Exhibition and Conference, May 10-11, 2017, Glasgow (UK)

    All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable energy event, is taking place on May 10-11, 2017 in Glasgow. Since its launch in 2001, All-Energy has provided the industry suppliers, experts and thought-leaders from the renewable energy supply chain the opportunity to connect with new customers, increase their sales opportunities and expand business networks in this fast-changing ...


    By Hitachi Zosen Inova AG

  • Difficulty Finding Qualified Applicants Costs Solar Employers Money, Inhibits Growth

    Two-thirds of solar installation firms report that difficulty finding qualified applicants is increasing costs and impacting their ability to grow, according to a new research report released today by The Solar Foundation, National Administrator of the Solar Training Network. The report also shows that increased investment in post-hire training could reduce ...


    By The Solar Foundation

  • Duke Energy Renewables, REC Solar, and Schneider Electric Complete First Joint Microgrid Project

    Duke Energy Renewables announced its first microgrid project is now operating on the Schneider Electric Boston One Campus. Schneider Electric built the microgrid on the campus of its North American headquarters in Andover, Mass. REC Solar, a national provider of commercial solar and energy solutions, built and will operate the solar array. Duke Energy Renewables, which owns a majority interest in ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • New Solar Career Platform to Connect Job Seekers, Training Providers, and Employers

    Today, the Solar Training Network launched an online solar career platform designed to match job candidates with training and career opportunities in the rapidly growing solar workforce. The platform, accessible at SolarTrainingUSA.org, will provide career resources for solar job seekers and connect solar trainers and employers to qualified applicants. The ...


    By The Solar Foundation

  • Meet Linka at Ireland's leading energy event

    The exhibition takes place every year and is planned by the organisation Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI). It is Ireland's leading event for professionals within the renewable energy sector. Ireland is facin large investments in green energy if the country is going to meet their climate goals for 2020 and 2030. Therefore we will be ...


    By Linka Energy A/S

  • Cooperative Solar Skyrockets

    By the end of 2017, the total solar energy capacity of America's electric cooperatives will be five times what it was two years ago, according to data released today by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). This year, co-ops are on pace to add 480 megawatts of solar, which would bring their total capacity to 873 MW. This more than quadruples the 180 MW reached in 2015 and ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • First Nation Solar Highlights

    The students of the Amisk Community School will be learning from devices powered by the sun. The array is being installed in 2 separate phases in congruence with AISP funding. This groundbreaking First Nation solar project is one of the first to receive funding from the Alberta Indigenous Solar Program. It is a true ...


    By Kuby Renewable Energy Ltd

  • Energy Institute annual event `out of this world`

    A NASA astronaut who clocked up 750 hours in orbit including 17 hours on spacewalks joined an audience of more than 300 from the energy industry today (2 March) for the flagship annual dinner of the Energy Institute (EI) Aberdeen, Highlands and Islands branch. The popular annual black tie event is widely regarded as one of the industry’s premier events in North East Scotland, and ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Training course on the `Use of Reference Materials and the Estimation of Measurement Uncertainty

    The estimation of measurement uncertainty and the use of reference materials are crucial for the correct implementation of legislation. Using reference materials for calibration ensures traceability of results in several areas such as health, clinical diagnostics, food and feed safety, environment, security and nuclear safeguards. On 11th-12th October 2017 the training course ' ...

  • Our latest training course on biogas testing equipment!

    Our first training course of the year on biogas testing equipment was held in Lund, Sweden between the 2nd and 3rd of March. This two-day technical course was structured to provide guidance for performing Biochemical Methane Potential (BMP) tests by following different standard protocols, and to allow the ...


    By Bioprocess Control AB

  • Advanced Energy Economy: Over 3 Million in U.S. Now Work for Clean Energy

    This week, national business groups representing the range and breadth of clean energy companies in the United States cheered government statistics showing their industries support more than 3 million American jobs - equal to the employment of retail stores across the country, and twice as many jobs as involved in construction of buildings. This is based on 2016 data recently released by the U.S. ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Green Finance Specialist degree to boost finance in green energies

    For many finance institutions renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies – as main drivers of the global climate mitigation efforts - are still a new business field to be tackled. The Green Finance Specialist, developed by the German company ...

  • EDPR forms part of steering group recognized for work on offshore aviation guide

    Helicopters and planes play a vital role in the offshore renewables industry, from development and construction, to daily procedures and emergency response. However, until recently our industry didn’t have a point of reference for the proper way to engage with or contract aviation services. A small team of experts, which included EDP Renewables’ QHSSE manager John Yorston, formed an ...


    By EDP Renováveis

  • EnviTec Service signs cooperation agreement with global player

    The service expertise of EnviTec Biogas AG from Lower Saxony is currently in high demand. “We’re very pleased to announce our recent signing of a comprehensive service agreement for the Czech Republic and Slovakia with the Dutch company MAN Rollo BV,” says Hendrik van der Tol, Managing Director of EnviTec Service s.r.o, which is based in the Czech town of Velké ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • WBA urges for global bioenergy development to mitigate climate change at 5th Central European Bioenergy Conference, Graz

    With more than 1000 registered delegates and speakers from 30 nations, the 5th Central European Bioenergy Conference (CEBC) continued its tradition as the leading bioenergy event in the region. The event included many bioenergy companies showcasing technologies, equipment and innovation. As always, World Bioenergy Association was present at the event promoting bioenergy. WBA conducted the ...

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