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Renewable Energy stopped and Electricity Bills increased

Infigen Energy welcomes the public release of the Renewable Energy Target (RET) Review Panel’s report to the Government. Infigen is very disappointed that the Panel has recommended that the Government choose between two scenarios that would decimate the renewable energy industry in Australia for the foreseeable future and increase electricity bills for consumers. One of […]

Ormat Completes Financing for McGinness Hills Phase 2

Company draws down $140 million under OFC 2 Senior Secured Notes Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA) today announced that its wholly-owned indirect subsidiary, OFC 2 LLC, and its project subsidiaries (“Ormat“), have signed a $140 million loan to finance the construction of the McGinness Hills Phase 2 project in Nevada. The plant is expected to […]

Capstone Secures Order for Fifty C65s From Optimal Group in Australia

Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (Nasdaq:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today an order by Optimal Group for fifty Capstone C65s to be deployed in Australia. Optimal Group, Capstone’s Australian distributor, placed the order for fifty C65 microturbines with integrated heat exchangers for the launch of an Optimal rental fleet. […]

California Approves Plans Totaling $66 Million for Prop 39 Projects

More than 75 energy plans approved by California Energy Commission in first fiscal year More than $66 million of California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Prop 39) money is going to 244 schools in California that submitted energy project spending plans to the California Energy Commission during the first fiscal year of the program. The funds […]

Policy uncertainty threatens to slow Renewable Energy Momentum

IEA forecast sees renewable power as a cost-competitive option in an increasing number of cases, but facing growing risks to deployment over the medium term The expansion of renewable energy will slow over the next five years unless policy uncertainty is diminished, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said today in its third annual Medium-Term Renewable […]

Capstone Receives 5.5MW Order From BPC Engineering for Russian Sports Centers

Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (Nasdaq:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it recently received a 5.5MW order to upgrade two sports centers in Russia. BPC Engineering, Capstone’s distributor in Russia, secured the order. Following the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, sports complexes throughout Russia began analyzing the […]

Capstone Receives 5.5MW Order From BPC Engineering for Russian Sports Centers

Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (Nasdaq:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it recently received a 5.5MW order to upgrade two sports centers in Russia. BPC Engineering, Capstone’s distributor in Russia, secured the order. Following the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, sports complexes throughout Russia began analyzing the […]

Calpine to Acquire Fore River Generating Station in New England

Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN) today announced that it has agreed to purchase a nominal 809 megawatt, combined-cycle power plant and related plant inventory from Exelon Corporation for $530 million, or approximately $655 per kilowatt, subject to working capital adjustments. The natural gas-fired plant is located in North Weymouth, Massachusetts, 12 miles southeast of Boston, and expands […]

World’s largest tidal energy project to be built in the UK

RenewableUK is today hailing the announcement that funding has been secured to build the first phase of the world’s largest tidal energy array in the Pentland Firth region in North Scotland. The Meygen project has a capacity of up to 398MW and will provide clean electricity for 175,000 homes and 100 jobs in the area […]

Capstone Announces Follow-On Order for Seventy Five C65s From Horizon Power Systems for Several U.S. Oil and Gas Customers

Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (Nasdaq:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it received an order for seventy five C65 microturbines, scheduled for shipment through December 2014, from Horizon Power Systems for several U.S. Oil and Gas Customers. The order was placed by Horizon Power Systems, Capstone’s distributor for […]