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  • Governments Adopt ‘Florence Declaration’ and Agree to Work Closer to Advance Geothermal Energy

    Governments have agreed to work together to identify and implement measures that will significantly increase the speed of geothermal energy development around the world, following a milestone meeting between public and private leaders Florence this week. Under the terms of the ‘ ...

  • UK renewables infrastructure investor day

    Introduction Thank you to RBC and to John Musk for convening this important and timely conference. I am delighted to kick off and would like to provide my personal view on the renewable sector in 2014 and its role in the wider economy. And that is where I would like to start. Growth has returned to the UK. We are beginning to see the positive impact of our policies as ...

  • Infrastructure Bill

    The Infrastructure Bill would provide a £2.6 billion boost to the economy over the next 10 years by: improving the funding and management of our major roads streamlining the planning process for major projects protecting our infrastructure from invasive plants and animals supporting house building making it easier and cheaper to register land and ...

  • Renewable energy in North America

    Proponents of renewable energy in the US and Canada say there has never been a better opportunity to replace carbon-based fossil fuels - coal, natural gas and oil -with alternatives such as wind, hydroelectric and solar power. The governments of both countries are evaluating their long-term energy policy, and the Obama administration has touted renewable energy as a driver of future growth. ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Renewable Energy Storage

    Your one-stop ticket to learn from and network with senior decision-makers, policy-makers, strategizing planning and execution of future, critical renewable energy storage projects within the United States This is your opportunity to hear vital first-hand approaches to funding billion-dollar projects, while mitigating risk. Learn from the successes and ...

  • Global Renewable Energy Report

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:   Global Renewable Energy Report ...


    By ReportLinker

  • The future of global renewable energy

    The future of renewable energy is a choice, not a foregone conclusion. That was the main conclusion of the recently released REN21 Renewables Global Futures Report (GFR) report. Produced by REN21 in co-operation with ISEP, the Institute for Sustainable Energy Policy of Japan, the REN21 Renewables Global Futures Report presents the range of credible possibilities for the future of renewable energy ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Germany: renewable energy - an overview

    Germany’s renewable energy goals are ambitious. In order to cut 270 million metric tons of CO2 emissions between 2006 and 2020, the federal government announced an action program that fosters the production and consumption of energy produced from renewable sources, thereby encouraging a significant increase in energy efficiency. Germany strives to be the worldwide leader by 2050 in all ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Energy: EU invests €217 million in energy infrastructure

    Today Member States agreed on a Commission proposal to invest €217 million in key trans-European energy infrastructure projects, mainly in Central and South Eastern Europe. In total, 15 projects were selected following a call for proposals under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), an EU funding programme for infrastructure. The selected projects will increase energy security and help end ...


    By European Commission

  • Renewable Energy for Military Applications

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Renewable Energy for Military Applications ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Renewable Energy in the Mining Industry

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Renewable Energy in the Mining Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p0863837/Renewable-Energy-in-the-Mining-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Renewable ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Wirral appoints ENER-G to renew energy infrastructure at two acute hospitals using the Carbon and Energy Fund framework

    Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has appointed UK energy management and combined heat and power (CHP) specialist ENER-G to modernise its energy infrastructure across two acute hospitals, by utilising the ...


    By ENER-G

  • SAIC to consolidate energy, environment, infrastructure units

    Science Applications International Corp. (McLean, VA) announced that it is planning to consolidate its energy, environment, and infrastructure capabilities into a single subsidiary, called SAIC Energy, Environment & Infrastructure, LLC. In recent years, the company has expanded its services in these areas through a series of acquisitions, including The Benham Companies in 2007 and R. W. Beck, ...

  • UL and the GCC Laboratories Announce Joint Venture to Strengthen the Middle East’s Renewable Energy Infrastructure

    Global safety science organization UL has announced a joint venture with Saudi-based GCC Lab aimed at strengthening the Middle East’s Renewable Energy Infrastructure. UL’s regional base operates out of offices in Dubai and its new, state-of-the-art lab facility in Abu Dhabi. The joint venture will operate as a UL and GCC Lab Company and will be based in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, to cater ...


    By UL LLC

  • Rising share of renewable electricity increases the pressure to strengthen grid infrastructure in Europe

    Europe's transmission and distribution (T&D) infrastructure is more than 50 years old and in urgent need of an upgrade, especially with the increasing share of electricity generation from renewable sources such as wind, solar and biomass. Further, these transmission networks were built without considering the impact of generation from renewable sources, and there is mounting pressure to build ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Common rules and Infrastructure needed to complete Energy Market

    An integrated EU energy market is the most cost-effective way to ensure secure and affordable supplies to EU citizens and mitigate climate change. A completed internal energy market could bring net economic benefits between 16 and 40 billion euros each year. Substantial progress has been achieved to date but in order to reap full benefits more investment is needed in strategic cross-border ...


    By European Commission

  • The Prime Minister`s speech on National Infrastructure: Energy

    "The next area where we are planning bold transformation is energy. We need to find diverse, secure sources of energy that can meet demand, keep prices stable and cut the impact of carbon on the planet. But this is the problem we inherited. We’re powering our country through an out-of-date, inefficient grid and ageing, polluting power stations. We need to replace ...

  • MEDA Announces Legislation on Renewable Energy

    Today the Missouri Energy Development Association (MEDA) announced it will propose renewable energy legislation during the next session of the Missouri Legislature in January in response to the recent renewable energy initiative petition filed by Renew Missouri. MEDA is also evaluating filing its own renewable energy ballot initiative. "We are proposing legislation that will preserve ...


  • A good week for renewable energy in the UK

    A good week for renewables in the UK? Thursday 23rd September saw the official opening of the world's largest offshore windfarm. Based in Kent, it will generate enough energy to power 200,000 homes and be provided by a total of 341 turbines, with construction to be finalized over the next 4 years, However there has been dismay that only 20% of the potential labour force/supply chain will come ...


    By WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

  • Harnessing India's Renewable Energy Potential

    India's answer to its energy deficit issue has been to implement attractive incentives for clean energy generation. Euromoney Energy Events' 4th Renewable Energy Finance Forum - India (http://www.reff-india.com) looks to match energy utilities, developers, and manufacturers with the financial community in ...


    By Euromoney Seminars Ltd.

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