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Ram Power announces 2013 Year End Results

Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) (“Ram Power” or the “Company”), a renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, is pleased to announce its operating results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013. This earnings release should be read in conjunction with Ram Power’s financial statements, and […]

RenewableUK comments on shift for Green Investment Bank funding

Maf Smith, Deputy Chief Executive of RenewableUK backed the investment announcements made today by the Green Investment Bank into offshore wind. The announcements today stated the Green Investment Bank was investing jointly with the Marubeni Corporation to purchase a 50% share in Dong Energy’s Westermost Rough wind farm, which is being built off the coast […]

Brookfield Renewable Completes U.S. Hydro Acquisition

Acquires 33% interest in 417 MW Safe Harbor facility in PJM Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners L.P. (TSX: BEP.UN; NYSE: BEP) (“Brookfield Renewable”) and its institutional partners have completed the previously announced acquisition of a 33% economic interest in the 417 MW Safe Harbor hydroelectric facility from a private seller. Brookfield Renewable will assume approximately 40% […]

Sarulla Consortium Signs $1.17 Billion Financing Agreements for 330 MW Sarulla Geothermal Project in Indonesia

Ormat is the supplier of $254 million equipment under the supply contract and holds an equity stake of 12.75% Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA) announced today that members of the Sarulla Consortium comprising of Medco, Itochu, Kyushu and Ormat signed $1.17 billion project financing agreements to finance the development and construction of the 330-megawatt (MW) […]

Government-dependent Southeast Asian Renewable Energy Market Looks to Lower Reliance on Subsidies

RE is ideal to address the high demand for energy security The renewable energy (RE) market in all countries in Southeast Asia is riding high on government support in the form of concrete policies regarding targets and incentives for most RE technologies. The clear policy framework is encouraging RE adoption at the grass-root level. This […]

Renewable Energy: Keeping the Lights on Without breaking the Bank

Renewable energy now powers one in eight homes New Government figures published today [1] reveal that 13.8% of UK electricity was generated from renewable sources in 2013, up 3 percentage points from 2012. According to the latest Ofgem energy bill breakdown, published last week [2], renewable electricity levies account for £50, or 3.7%, of the […]

Upcoming Funding Opportunity for Competitive Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Demonstrations at the Navy’s Wave Energy Test Site (WETS)

On March 24, 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a Notice of Intent to issue a funding opportunity titled “Competitive Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Demonstrations at the Navy’s Wave Energy Test Site (WETS).” The goal of this funding opportunity is to collect important performance and cost data, while supporting the Department of Defense’s […]

Meridian withdraws from Amuri Hydro Proposal

Meridian Energy today confirmed it will be withdrawing its applications for the proposed Amuri hydro project on the Amuri Plains reach of the Waiau River. Ngāi Tahu Property and Meridian applied for resource consents to take, store, use and discharge water for a proposed hydro power scheme on the Amuri Plains in October 2011. When […]

Upcoming Funding Opportunity for Marine and Hydrokinetic Development University Consortium

On March 21, 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a Notice of Intent to issue a funding opportunity titled “Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Research and Development University Consortium.” The goal of this funding opportunity is to leverage existing in-situ R&D expertise to advance U.S. MHK technology, while developing intellectual capital for a globally-competitive […]

Capstone Turbine Receives 2013 Emissions Reduction Certificate From the US EPA Combined Heat and Power Partnership

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 an emissions reduction certificate from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Combined Heat and Power Partnership. Capstone Turbine, through its U.S. distribution partners, has installed 471 combined heat and power, or CHP, systems that have […]