renewable electricity

US wind generation increases by 27 percent


March 13th, 2012 - 4:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 13 (IANS) Wind generation in the US increased by 27 percent in 2011 as compared with 2010, continuing a trend of rapid growth, the government said Monday.Tax credits ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

American Recovery Act funds 37 innovative energy research projects


April 30th, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) awarded $106 million in funding, part of an $100 billion investment of the Recovery Act, for 37 innovative research projects that ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Iowa’s Governor Culver promotes national wind energy


March 17th, 2010 - 2:14 am ICT by BNO News
DES MOINES, IOWA (BNO NEWS) – Governor Chet Culver participated Tuesday in a national release of recommendations for promoting wind energy, his office said.Governor Culver is the chair of “Great Expectations: The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Climate friendly policies pay off: Study


November 5th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Climate-friendly policies not only reduce greenhouse gas emissions and bring environmental benefits, they also boost and diversify the economy, reveals a recent study analysing some 100 climate ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Soon, human sewage to power thousands of homes


June 17th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): If a revolutionary project being trialled in Manchester, UK, turns out to be successful, then human sewage may soon power thousands of homes.According to a report in The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Device that pushes water uphill to provide cheap renewable electricity developed


November 17th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Researchers have developed a device that harnesses the power of the sea to push water uphill to provide cheap renewable electricity.According to a report in The Times, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chicken manure to power 90,000 homes in Netherlands


October 6th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): The worlds largest biomass power plant running exclusively on chicken manure has opened in the Netherlands, which will deliver renewable electricity to 90,000 households.According to a report ... Read more...

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Google Invests Millions in Green Energy


November 29th, 2007 - 12:50 am ICT by admin
Google will spend hundreds of millions of dollars to jumpstart alternative energy technology, cofounder Larry Page announced Tuesday. Google will focus efforts on solar thermal power, wind power, and enhanced geothermal systems, ... Read more...

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