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  • 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 ...

  • Bioenergy 2016 - Highlights, key points and presentations

    200 participants attend 15th National Bioenergy Conference  IrBEA urges early introduction of RHI to accelerate switch to bioenergy and create 3000 new jobs IrBEA calls on political parties to declare positions on the environment and prioritise policies to combat climate change Conference ...

  • 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

  • Kohler Co. Acquires Clarke Energy

    Kohler Co. proudly announces that its Power Group, a global leader in engines and power generation systems, has acquired Clarke Energy Ltd., Liverpool, England. Clarke Energy is a multinational specialist in the engineering, construction, installation and maintenance of engine-based power plants and is an authorised distributor of GE’s reciprocating engines in 19 countries worldwide. ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • 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 ...

  • Webinar. Promoting transparency on energy costs: heating & cooling solutions

    Industry players from the Renewable Heating and Cooling sector (bioenergy, geothermal, solar thermal, air-source/water based/geothermal heat pumps) are invited to participate in an online workshop with the following topics: Levelised costs of heating and cooling: a new common approach Acquiring a heating and cooling system: Key decision factors in five European countries ...

  • A Training Event you don’t want to miss: TargetSolutions’ Networking & Training Workshop

    Are you already utilizing TargetSolutions to manage your fire department’s training? Are you currently researching which computer-based system best suits your agency’s needs? Do you like appetizers? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions be sure to reserve your spot for ...


    By TargetSolutions

  • High Tech Schools join the solar movement

    A coalition of San Diego business leaders and educators, led by former Qualcomm executive Gary Jacobs, launched High Tech High in 2000 on an ambitious plan to provide access to an advanced educational environment via a random lottery, focused on giving the chance for higher learning to otherwise disadvantaged youth. ...

  • Training Course for performing BMP tests

    By joining our 2-day technical training on BMP tests, and increasingly recognized tools for selecting and pricing biomass material for production of biogas, the participants of the course had the opportunity to gain profound knowledge on: Recommendations concerning the parameters that strongly influence the outcome of BMP tests (i.e. inoculum characteristics, substrate preparation, experimental ...


    By Bioprocess Control AB

  • Illinois House Energy Committee Passes Streamlined Future Energy Jobs Bill

    November 30, 2016 -- Exelon Generation and ComEd applauded the House Energy Committee's passage of a streamlined version of the Future Energy Jobs Bill that is designed to maintain Illinois' competitive electric rates, preserve and create thousands of jobs and expand clean energy at a cost substantially below 25 cents per month for the average ComEd residential customer. The Committee voted ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • AES Solar shines brightest in Moray business awards

    AES Solar has come out shining in the Moray Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards, picking up the title of SME of the Year at the event which recognises achievement and performance. George Goudsmit, managing director, said: “I am delighted and humbled that AES Solar have won such a prestigious award in a highly competitive category. The staff and all of our ...


    By AES Ltd

  • Bullfrog Power named Green Energy Title Sponsor of Queen’s Solar Design Team’s student-built autonomous house project

    Today, Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider, and the Queen’s Solar Design Team are announcing a new partnership. Bullfrog Power is being named the project’s Green Energy Title Sponsor as part of a contribution to the funding for the Queen’s Solar Education Centre (QSEC), an autonomous house ...


    By Bullfrog Power Inc.

  • REN Alliance Side Event at COP22

    The REN Alliance, a coalition of five renewable energy associations, joined forces at COP22 in Marrakech to demonstrate how renewable technologies working together can meet energy needs at island, rural, city, national and regional levels. Among the most significant challenges facing society today is the impacts that global climate change can have on our economies, livelihoods, and lifestyles. ...

  • US Launch Event Success

    Clarke Energy delivered a launch event for its new business in the Midwest of the USA on the 10th of November. The event took place at the British Consulate General residence on North Michigan Avenue in Chicago. Attendees included prospective customers, consultants and other stakeholders in the Midwestern power industry. A welcoming address was delivered by Martin Whalley, British Deputy ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Call for Papers open for 33rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Amsterdam

    The experts of the PV solar community will meet in Amsterdam to discuss new concepts, trends and developments in science and industry. The EU PVSEC provides the most inspiring platform for dialogue and information exchange across the world. The next European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC 2017), the leading international conference in photovoltaics, will be held in ...


    By WIP - Renewable Energies

  • Bullfrog Power and Pender Solar Initiative launch a new solar project on BC’s Pender School

    Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider, and Pender Solar Initiative are announcing the launch of a new solar project on British Columbia’s Pender School. The project is part of Pender Solar Initiative’s 2020 campaign to install solar PV systems on the roof of every suitable public building on Pender, BC, by 2020. “We are ...


    By Bullfrog Power Inc.

  • NREL Selected to Spearhead Four Projects in DOE’s Newest Lab Impact Program

    The Energy Department (DOE) recently announced a new pilot program called Lab-Bridge that will make it easier for DOE national laboratories to transfer their innovative technologies to the marketplace. The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has been selected to participate in four of the eight pilot projects and to serve as the central "connecting point" for the transfer of knowledge ...

  • The Legal 500 UK Award Victory!

    Lightsource is pleased to announce that Dr Ece Gürsoy, Chief Legal Officer, director and company secretary at Lightsource is the winner of The Legal 500 UK in-house individual of the year: Environment category for 2016. Dr Gürsoy was appointed Chief Legal Officer at Lightsource in 2011. She previously worked on project finance, infrastructure, energy and privatisation projects in ...

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