renewable energy service News

  • Microsoft announces largest ever wind energy purchase

    Microsoft inked its largest wind energy deal to date earlier this month, signing two agreements representing 237 megawatts (MW) of wind capacity, bringing Microsoft’s total investment in wind energy in the U.S. to over 500 megawatts. Microsoft has contracted with Allianz Risk Transfer to acquire energy from the new 178 MW Bloom Wind project in  Kansas, as well as with Black Hills ...

  • Renewable Energy: Opportunities and Mistakes

    Robert Leak completed an engineering apprenticeship in 1982 before moving to the Metropolitan Police Service where he progressed to the position of Senior Engineer within their Property Services Department. In 2005 Robert decided to focus on the growing opportunity presented by renewable energy technologies and the opportunity they presented in providing cost effective solutions to businesses and ...


    By Inprova Energy

  • Japan – renewable energy

    The Japanese market for environmental products and services has been growing steadily since the introduction of stricter legislation in the late 1990s. The 3Rs (reduce, recycle, reuse) now form the basis of all environmental policies. The country’s commitments under the Kyoto Protocol and a high level of public awareness of environmental issues also contribute to the growth in this sector. ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • 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 Foundation

  • Renewable Energy Monitoring

    ENMAT has a large range of Renewable Energy Monitoring charts to choose from. View Renewable Energy Consumption and set targets by various types of graphs including: ...

  • 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 ...

  • Algeria Wants Renewable Energy

    In line with its focus on international business activities, solarhybrid AG intends to invest in Algeria's future and to construct large solar power plants. The North African country would like to install around 22,000 megawatts of renewable energy in the coming years, the largest share of which is to be generated from solar power plants. Talks are currently being held with representatives ...


    By Marketwire

  • Korea: renewable energy industry

    Since undergoing rapid industrialization in the 1970s-1980s, Korea’s energy consumption has significantly increased. The total primary energy consumption in 1991 was 103.6 million tons of oil equivalent (TOE, equivalent to 11.630 MW/h), and grew to 228.6 million TOE in 2005, to rank Korea as the 10th largest energy-consuming country in the world. Despite the Korean government’s recent ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Renewable Distributed Energy Generation

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


    By ReportLinker

  • Inverters for Renewable Energy Applications

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


    By ReportLinker

  • 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

  • Greenhouse gas services expands into renewable energy and Canada

    Greenhouse Gas Services, a GE AES venture that invests in and develops projects that reduce greenhouse gases, announced it has expanded into renewable energy and into Canada by acquiring StormFisher Ltd. The acquisition of Toronto-based StormFisher-which builds, owns, and operates projects in North America that turn food or agricultural byproducts into natural gas and electricity-enables ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Johnson Controls Expands Renewable Energy Services

    Johnson Controls Expands Renewable Energy Services Business unit to address demand for solar, geothermal, wind and other sources MILWAUKEE –– In response to increasing global demand for renewable energy, Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE: JCI) is expanding its business direction in the areas of designing, installing and servicing geothermal, solar, biomass, wind and other renewable sources as ...


    By Johnson Controls, Inc.

  • Services in the assessment of models for community renewable energy schemes

    110091 – – Services in the assessment of models for community renewable energy schemes Publication date:  14-10-2016 Response deadline:  07-11-2016 12:00   Irish time ...

  • Renewable Energy: Pitfalls to Avoid #2

    This blog post is the second in our series of posts on Renewable Energy Pitfalls. We want to help readers to understand the different renewable energy choices and some of the mistakes we have seen made in the decision making process - so that you can make the best long-term investment for your organisation. Scenario #2: “Not checking (& double ...


    By Inprova Energy

  • The tough realities of renewable energy businesses

    I just published an 11-page report called The Tough Realities of Renewable Energy Businesses -- Why Investors and Entrepreneurs are Struggling to Profit in Clean Energy - and I offer it freely to anyone wishing to learn from my experiences as a business consultant in this space. In the report, I note that, even though I'm not invited ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Top of the class for renewable energy performance

    Two educational establishments have reached the top of the class for energy performance by using renewable ground source energy.   St John’s College, Oxford, and the new Ynysowen Community Primary School in South Wales, will reap major financial and environmental benefits from ground source heat pump technology from ENER-G. The 280-pupil school, near Aberfan, and 500-student College ...


    By ENER-G

  • Linking renewable energy and rural development

    A new OECD report shows that producing renewable energy can stimulate rural economies when linked to local industries that already exist. Using case studies assessing 16 regions in Europe, Canada and United States, the OECD report - Linking Renewable ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • UBM Acquires Renewable Energy India

    UBM plc announces it has acquired Renewable Energy India exhibition on behalf of UBM Asia from the Exhibitions India Pvt Ltd. Renewable Energy India (www.renewableenergyindiaexpo.com) is India's leading event for the renewable energy sector. Renewable Energy India is an annual exhibition held in New Delhi to serve the Indian renewable energy market. It ...


    By UBM India Pvt. Ltd

  • Tailor renewable energies to local culture

    To make an impact, small-scale renewable energy systems must fit social expectations and cultural norms, argues Benjamin K. Sovacool. In 2009, 1.4 billion people lacked access to electricity — 85 per cent of them in rural areas. By 2030, 1.2 billion are set to remain off-grid, while 2.8 billion will rely on traditional biomass. The ...


    By SciDev.Net

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