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HelioSage sells 40 MW solar power project to Duke Energy

09/23/2014

HelioSage Energy has announced the sale of a 40 MW AC solar photovoltaic project to Duke Energy 

South Dakota solar energy project hits NIMBYism

09/23/2014

Some neighbors say they will appeal the decision, and a renewable energy expert wonders why the project is even being proposed 

U.S. bill seeks to extend tax credits for wind energy

09/23/2014 Some 18 Congress members have introduced a bill to the U.S. House of Representatives that aims to extend the investment and production tax credits ...

Solar power trade group: Utilities lead way on community solar energy

09/22/2014 Community solar power projects are popping up across the U.S., offering those without the perfect rooftop solar installation, even those with no ro...

Governor: Montana can cut carbon emissions, keep jobs

09/22/2014

The White House goal of cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 30 percent by 2030 has generated a backlash in many coal-dependent states 

VIDEO: USDA invests in 8 renewable energy projects in South Dakota

09/22/2014 The agency says the funding includes loan guarantees and grants for solar energy projects to create jobs and advance the use of renewable fuels 

Jamaica aims to double renewable energy capacity

09/19/2014 Sun-splashed, wind-swept Jamaica positioned itself Thursday to nearly double the amount of electricity it generates from renewable energy sources&n...

DTE Energy's Echo Wind Park begins commercial operation

09/19/2014

The wind park will be operated and maintained by a team of seven permanent employees hired by DTE

Covanta to build waste-to-energy power plant in Dublin, Ireland

09/19/2014

Facility construction is expected to take about three years, with commencement of operations targeted for late 2017

Indian firm to build hydropower plant in Nepal

09/19/2014

Nepal's government signed an agreement Friday with Indian company GMR to build the Himalayan nation's largest hydroelectric plant  

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