Walgreens Sets Goal to Build Nation’s First Net Zero Energy Retail Store in Evanston, Ill.
07 March 2013 2:00 PM | No Comments
DEERFIELD, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Walgreens today announced plans to build what the company believes will be the nation’s first net zero energy retail store, which engineers predict will produce energy equal to or...Read More
NRG Begins Operations at 26 MW Borrego Solar Photovoltaic Facility
05 March 2013 7:02 PM | No Comments
PRINCETON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG), through its wholly owned subsidiary NRG Solar, announced the start of commercial operations for the Borrego I Solar Generating Station, a 26 megawatt (AC)...Read More
Zayed Future Energy Prize Opens Submissions for 2014 Award in U.S.
03 March 2013 8:41 AM | No Comments
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Zayed Future Energy Prize, the world’s preeminent award for innovation in renewable energy and sustainability, will open for ...Read More
First Solar Sets New World Record for CdTe Solar Cell Efficiency
26 February 2013 9:01 PM | No Comments
TEMPE, Ariz. & PERRYSBURG, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it set a new world record for cadmium-telluride (CdTe) photovoltaic (PV) solar cell conversion efficiency, achieving 18.7 percent cell...Read More
Wheelchairs Run on Sunshine: KYOCERA Solar Modules Generate Energy to Charge Electric Wheelchairs
26 February 2013 1:07 PM | No Comments
KYOTO, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kyocera Corporation (NYSE:KYO)(TOKYO:6971) announced that an exceptional solar project utilizing the company’s solar modules has been awarded the 2012 Swiss Solar Prize: The wheelchairs of ten inhabitants at the...Read More
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Posted on March 3, 2013 | No CommentsABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Zayed Future Energy Prize, the world’s preeminent award for innovation in renewable energy and sustainability, will open for ...
Posted on January 17, 2013 | No CommentsABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Masdar today launched a pilot program to test and develop advanced energy-efficient seawater desalination technologies suitable to be powered...
Posted on January 16, 2013 | No CommentsSAN DIEGO & TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eurus Energy America Corporation (“Eurus”) and EDF Renewable Energy (“EDF RE”) are pleased to announce the acquisition by Eurus of a 40 percent cash equity ownership interest...
Posted on January 15, 2013 | No CommentsTOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The world’s leading all-round smart/renewable energy trade show; World Smart Energy Week 2013 will be opening its doors from February 27 until March 1, 2013 at Tokyo ...
Posted on January 13, 2013 | No CommentsABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The UAE today announced the formal ratification of its headquarters agreement with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), confirming IRENA’s position as the ...
Posted on January 9, 2013 | No CommentsMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. & AMARILLO, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Google Inc. and renewable energy developer EDF Renewable Energy today announced that Google has made an approximately $200 million equity investment in the Spinning Spur...
Posted on December 27, 2012 | No CommentsAMES, Iowa–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Renewable Energy Group (NASDAQ: REGI) today announced that it paid off long-term debt obligations of its operating biorefinery subsidiary in Seneca, Illinois. “When we acquired...
Celebrating Massachusetts’ Largest Wind Farm: Gov. Deval Patrick, Policymakers Visit Hoosac Wind Power ProjectPosted on December 3, 2012 | No CommentsFLORIDA, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Representing a milestone in Massachusetts’ renewable energy development, the Hoosac Wind Power Project hosted a special visit from Gov. Deval Patrick and the state’s policymakers today. The delegation got...
Wells Fargo Insurance Services Names Garry Edwards Executive Broker for Real Estate, Property and EnergyPosted on November 7, 2012 | No CommentsSAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wells Fargo Insurance – part of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) – has named Garry Edwards executive broker for its Real Estate, Property and Energy practices in the...