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Freezpak Logistics selects Genkey Solution from Plug Power for new Construction Freezer Warehouse in New Jersey

Hydrogen and fuel cells to support cold storage material handling fleet operations; Increased productivity enables fast and efficient service for FreezPak customers Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, today announces that FreezPak Logistics has selected Plug Power’s full-service GenKey solution for its new cold storage distribution center freezer […]

Vestas receives 48 MW order in China

Vestas has secured an order for 24 V100-2.0 MW turbines in China, its third announced order in the country this year. The order has been placed by long-time Vestas customer CGN (Anxi) Wind Power Co. Ltd. CGN (Anxi) Wind Power currently has Vestas wind turbines totalling 960 MW installed in China. The CGN Fujian Anxi […]

SEIA Applauds Efforts to Increase Renewable Energy Use by Federal Government

With solar panels on top of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) headquarters serving as a backdrop, President Obama today vowed to cut the federal government’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 40 percent over the next decade from 2008 levels, saving taxpayers up to $18 billion in a avoided energy costs. This morning, the President will […]

Air Products Increases Quarterly Dividend for 33rd Consecutive Year

The Board of Directors of Air Products (NYSE:APD) today increased the quarterly dividend on the company’s common stock to 81 cents per share from 77 cents, representing an increase of five percent. The dividend is payable on May 11, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 1, 2015. This marks […]

Jinkosolar Plans to Build a Cell & Module Manufacturing Facility in Penang, Malaysia

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced that it plans to build a solar cell and module manufacturing facility in Penang, Malaysia. Located in Penang, Malaysia, the manufacturing facility will utilize the latest high –efficiency multi-crystalline technology, and once completed, will provide JinkoSolar […]

Energy Department Selects 11 Tribal Communities to Deploy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Technologies

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced today that 11 tribal communities will receive nearly $6 million to accelerate the implementation of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies on tribal lands. As part of the Obama Administration’s commitment to partner with Tribal Nations, these projects provide Indian Tribes and Alaska Native villages clean energy options […]

RenewableUK comments on Chancellor’s Budget announcement on financial support for pioneering Tidal Lagoon energy project

For the renewable energy sector, the most significant part of today’s Budget speech was the announcement by the Chancellor George Osborne that the Government is opening talks with Tidal Lagoon Power on providing financial support for the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon project. RenewableUK’s Wave and Tidal Development Manager Dee Nunn said: “This is a significant […]

Jinko Power Signs Strategic Project Development Agreement with China Development Bank Leasing Limited

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that JinkoSolar Power Co., Ltd. (“Jinko Power”), a subsidiary of the Company, has signed a strategic project development agreement with China Development Bank Leasing Limited (CDBL). According to the terms of the agreement, CDBL will […]

Upcoming Funding Opportunity to Advance Low-Impact Hydropower Technologies

On March 18, EERE’s Water Power Program announced a Notice of Intent to issue a funding opportunity titled “Research and Development of Innovative Technologies for Low Impact Hydropower Development.” This funding will support the research and development of new innovations in hydropower drivetrain and civil works technologies for low-impact hydropower development. While hydropower already supplies […]

Plug Power announces 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results

Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, today reports its 2014 fourth quarter and year-end financial results. For the full year of 2014, the Company realized bookings in excess of $150 million, an increase of over $100 million compared to 2013, and shipped 2,644 GenDrive units to material handling […]