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 July 31, 2012 | No CommentsAUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BMW and Green Mountain Energy Company today announced their partnership to offer drivers of the BMW ...
Posted on June 28, 2012 | No CommentsLEBANON, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Petroleum marketers now have access to high quality, large volume quantities of biodiesel from a new terminal in southwest Ohio. The nation’s leading biodiesel producer and marketer, Renewable Energy...
Zayed Future Energy Prize to Address Integration between Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at PanelPosted on June 19, 2012 | No CommentsABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–With the ever increasing importance of implementing a synergetic approach to the adoption of renewable energy and energy efficiency measures, The Zayed ...
Posted on June 4, 2012 | No CommentsCLOVIS, N.M.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–New Mexico’s largest B100 biodiesel terminal is set to open in July. “We intend to complete construction of REG Clovis as a biodiesel production site, the timing of ...
EnergySource’s First Geothermal Plant in Imperial Valley Lauded for Creating Jobs, Boosting the Economy, Delivering Clean Energy to 50,000 Homes; Second Plant to FollowPosted on May 18, 2012 | No CommentsCALIPATRIA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–EnergySource, an independent renewable energy generation company that develops utility scale geothermal power plants, today hosted a dedication ceremony in Imperial County...
Posted on May 1, 2012 | No CommentsCOVINGTON, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) joined state and local officials today at the grand opening of New York state’s largest on-farm, ‘co-digestion’ biogas power project, marking an important boost...
Posted on February 23, 2012 | No CommentsSHANGHAI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that its ecomagination-qualified Jenbacher gas engines will power China’s largest landfill gas (LFG) power generation project. The Laogang LFG project is owned by Laogang ...