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SunEdison And Investment Funds Managed By Goldman Sachs Announce Formation Of $1 Billion Construction And Operating Asset Facility

$1 billion construction and operating asset warehouse investment vehicle with an equity commitment of $300 million by West Street Infrastructure Partners III (“WSIP”), an infrastructure fund managed by Goldman Sachs $700 million debt commitments provided by a syndicate of banks including Bank of America, N.A., Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc. and Deutsche Bank AG, New […]

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HEC-Tina continues new Hires

Help us in welcoming Jeff Ingram of Greeneville, TN as our newest professional hire. Jeff will work out of our Greenville plant. He attended Lexington Technical Institute and the University of Kentucky, while studying mechanical engineering. He has had significant experience in working in the electrical, engineering, computer programming, and related businesses. We hired Jeff […]

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Energy in chemical bonds and the plant-pollution connection

PNNL scientists share fundamental insights in energy and atmospheric science at ACS National Meeting Researchers from the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will be honored and present new work at the 250th American Chemical Society national meeting in Boston, Massachusetts, Aug. 16-20. Highlights include: Energy Storage: Putting molecular hydrogen together and taking it […]

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Governor, Top Leaders Unveil New England’s Largest Solar Parking Canopy At Bristol Community College

Partnership with PowerOptions, SunEdison Puts Parking Lot on Double Duty Governor Charlie Baker and leaders from Bristol Community College (BCC) and its partners today unveiled New England’s largest solar parking canopy to date, a 3.2 megawatt solar array covering 800-parking spaces on five acres of the College’s Fall River Campus. Built in partnership with the […]

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groSolar Announces Solar Deal with Community Owned Electric Utility in Jacksonville, Florida

Solar Developer Signs 7MW (AC) Power Purchase Agreement with JEA groSolar is making a splash in the Florida solar market with the announcement of a large-scale solar project agreement with JEA, the Jacksonville area community-owned utility. The deal is for a 25 year power purchase agreement (PPA) for the output of a 7MW (AC) solar […]

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BESC creates microbe that bolsters isobutanol production

Another barrier to commercially viable biofuels from sources other than corn has fallen with the engineering of a microbe that improves isobutanol yields by a factor of 10. The finding of the Department of Energy’s BioEnergy Science Center, published in the journal Metabolic Engineering, builds on results from 2011 in which researchers reported on the […]

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Vestas appoints new President for Central Europe business unit

Nils de Baar to become Group Senior Vice President and President of Vestas Central Europe on September 1, 2015. Nils de Baar, currently Vice President and Head of Global Customer Accounts at Ericsson’s headquarters in Stockholm, will join Vestas on September 1. He will be based at Vestas’ Central Europe headquarters in Hamburg, Germany. Vestas […]

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Argonne and Mississippi State University partner to create energy storage technology solutions for southeast region

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory and Mississippi State University (MSU) are collaborating to develop new technologies that address next-generation energy storage challenges. Today’s lithium-ion batteries hold more than twice the energy of those released in 1991, and they continue to improve. But even when brought to their energy storage potential, lithium-ion batteries […]

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Krishnan Pallassana: Social, Economic, Health Benefits of Off-grid Renewables are Clear

Ahead of the first-ever India Off-Grid Energy Summit in New Delhi, Krishnan Pallassana, India Director, The Climate Group, outlines how the benefits of connecting renewable off-grid energy to rural communities holds a wealth of social and health benefits as well as economic opportunities. The direct and indirect climate benefits from our flagship Bijli – Clean […]

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Polaris Infrastructure announces 2015 Second Quarter Results

Polaris Infrastructure Inc. (TSX: PIF) (“Polaris Infrastructure” or the “Company”), a Toronto-based company engaged in the operation, acquisition and development of renewable energy projects in Latin America, is pleased to announce its operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015. This earnings release should be read in conjunction with Polaris Infrastructure’s financial statements, and […]

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