Recent Industry News

Consent for ScottishPower Renewables’ Dersalloch Project

ScottishPower Renewables has received consent from The Scottish Government for 23 wind turbines at Dersalloch Hill in South Ayrshire. Construction of the windfarm will commence later on this year, and the full 23 turbine project will have a nominal capacity of up to 69 megawatts (MW). The main windfarm site is located in South Ayrshire, […]

Iberdrola First Half Earnings fall 13% to 1.5 Billion Euros due to Impact of Regulatory Measures in Spain

Despite record production, wind energy business in Spain fell 46% and Ebitda by 46%, as a consequence of regulatory measures Solid operating performance, particularly from international businesses, partially offset the negative impact of regulatory measures in Spain Group EBITDA came to €3,745 million, in line with the same period last year. Excluding exchange rate factors, […]

Andalay Solar Systems Launches the Sale of American Made Modules

Andalay Solar, Inc. (OTCQB:WEST), the leading designer and manufacturer of integrated solar power systems, is adding American made solar modules to its many advantages over ordinary systems with a strong commitment to US manufacturing and job creation. The solar modules will be manufactured in San Jose, California and offer world class performance and reliability. They […]

Global Solar Market Continues to Rise and Shine

Revenues will double by 2020 – Solar PV is becoming a high-growth mainstream energy source in emerging markets Increased focus on curbing the emissions of greenhouse gases and other pollutants is fuelling the global solar power market. Coupled with favourable legislation and the need to enhance energy self-sufficiency and security, these factors will help the […]

Aemetis Announces $3 Million CEC Grant Award

California Energy Commission to fund Low-Carbon Grain Sorghum Biofuels Aemetis, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMTX) today announced that the company received a $3 million matching grant award from the California Energy Commission (CEC) Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program (ARFVTP). This award comes as a result of the Company’s “Low-Carbon Sorghum Ethanol Project” application to […]

Air Products Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2014 Financial Results

Third Quarter Highlights Seifi Ghasemi appointed chairman, president and chief executive officer Underlying sales growth of four percent versus prior year Diluted EPS of $1.46 up seven percent versus prior year Signed third floating LNG project Air Products (NYSE:APD) today reported third quarter results led by strong performance in Merchant Gases, and Electronics and Performance […]

BETO Announces Updated Multi-Year Program Plan

The Bioenergy Technologies Office is pleased to announce the release of a newly updated Multi-Year Program Plan (MYPP).The MYPP sets forth the goals and structure of the Bioenergy Technologies Office. It identifies the research, development, demonstration, and deployment activities the Office will focus on over the next five years and outlines why these activities are […]

Andalay Solar Systems Being Used in DCSEU-Funded Solar Initiative Led by WDC Solar

Andalay Solar, Inc. (OTCQB:WEST), a leading manufacturer of integrated solar power systems, proudly announced that its panels are now being used for a solar initiative pioneered by DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU) in conjunction with Washington, D.C.-based contractors, including WDC Solar, Inc. Mark Davis, CEO of WDC Solar, began working with the DCSEU in 2012 […]

FuelCell Energy Announces German Government Support for Advancement of Clean and Efficient Fuel Cells With 4.9 Million Euros in Research Awards

FuelCell Energy Solutions, GmbH and Joint-Venture Partner Fraunhofer IKTS to Further Enhance Performance of Stationary Fuel Cell Power Plants FuelCell Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:FCEL) a global leader in the design, manufacture, operation and service of ultra-clean, efficient and reliable fuel cell power plants, today announced that its affiliate FuelCell Energy Solutions, GmbH (FCES) has received nearly […]

California Energy Commission Advances Construction of Hydrogen Refueling and Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

The California Energy Commission gave final approval today for nearly $50 million in construction projects to advance the consumer market for zero-emission electric vehicles, continuing the state’s progress towards a clean transportation future that curbs greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution. California’s zero-emission vehicle goal is to get 1.5 million hydrogen, battery electric, and plug-in […]