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Green Mountain Power Corporation (GMP) announced this week it is now a B Corp—the first utility in the world to score this certification.
Earlier this fall SolarCity announced it would build a massive photovoltaic solar panel factory in Buffalo. Could this help drive the city's resurgence?
Masdar will start building a $125 million, 50-megawatt wind farm in Oman, the first such utility-scale wind power project in the GCC.
Despite the financial crisis, years of investment have led to the construction of 139 wind farms. Greece's wind is today one of the most attractive energy resources in Europe, and the trend is likely to continue.
Masdar, in partnership with the United Arab Emirates’ Pacific Partnership Fund, has launched the first wind farm in Samoa.
According to the U.S. government agency FERC, renewables generated 100 percent of new U.S. energy capacity in July.
Uruguay has been seeking diversification in its energy portfolio as of late, with a particular focus on wind power.
Wind power potential in Japan is still at an early stage. But GE has rolled out a wind turbine the company says is ripe for the Japanese market.
Kosovo, along with much of southeastern Europe, still has potential for a vibrant renewable energy sector.
UK energy consumers have long complained about the rising cost of their utility bills, which now soar over $2,000 U.S. annually--clean energy is an option, but not if UK politicians start scaling back their rhetoric.
Despite recent economic hiccups, Brazil has enjoyed a massive increase in its wind power capacity in recent years.
Nuclear energy is a clean technology that produces no emissions, provides high-paying jobs and could be a viable alternative bridging us when renewables can truly scale and power the world. Unfortunately, the Fukushima disaster 2 ½ years ago spooked many ...