Saturday, December 31, 2016

Renewable biomethane fuel for HGVs offers fleet operators opportunity to drive down road transport emissions

CNG Fuels has announced the launch of renewable biomethane fuel, a more cost-effective and lower-carbon alternative to diesel for heavy goods vehicles (HGVs).

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Friday, December 30, 2016

Interesting Solar Power Trends To Watch In 2017

The solar industry in recent years has been characterized by double-digit installation growth and moderate revenue expansion, especially in the largest markets — namely Japan, China, and the United States. With the ongoing cost reduction of solar power, forward-thinking organizations are reevaluating their energy strategy to cut costs and manage their energy consumption more effectively. […]


Thursday, December 29, 2016

Siemens wins first offshore wind project in Belgium

Siemens has entered the offshore wind market in Belgium with a first order for the 309MW Rentel wind project.

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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Driverless And Green Cars To Dominate 2017

By: Leonora Puno PITTSBURGH, PA – SEPTEMBER 22: Uber driverless Ford Fusions sit in the Uber Technical Center parking lot on September, 22, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Uber has built its Uber Technical Center in Pittsburgh and is developing an autonomous vehicle that it hopes will be able to transport its millions of clients without the […]


Tuesday, December 27, 2016

IEA urges the Czech Republic to set conditions to boost energy investments

The IEA has advised that the Czech Republic must focus on creating policy that will encourage investment across the energy sector.

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Monday, December 26, 2016

How to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly in 2017

By: Claire McDaniel Did you know that indoor air can be two to five times more polluted than outdoor air? According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), indoor polluted air can be caused by chemicals from common household products. Chemicals from these products can cause health issues like infertility, thyroid disease and even cancer. If […]


Friday, December 23, 2016

100% renewable electricity system is cheap and possible solution for South America , say researchers

According to researchers at Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT), transitioning to a fully renewable electricity system is possible for South America to achieve by 2030.

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Thursday, December 22, 2016

25 years of wind power in the UK

Yesterday marked the 25th anniversary of the date the UK’s first wind farm began generating clean electricity for British homes, offices and factories.

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Solar-Panel Roads to be Built on Four Continents in 2017 with Calgary Next in Line

By: Anna Hirtenstein Electric avenues that can transmit the sun’s energy onto power grids may be coming to a city near you. A subsidiary of Bouygues SA has designed rugged solar panels, capable of withstand the weight of an 18-wheeler truck, that they’re now building into road surfaces. After nearly five years of research and […]


Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Solar and Renewable Energy Trends in 2017

By: Sven Lindström The solar and renewable energy industries are constantly evolving — and sometimes changing abruptly – and this will continue in the new year that is soon upon us. Here’s what can we expect from 2017: 1.      China takes leadership role in solar energy policy making China has taken leadership in photovoltaics manufacturing and […]