Press Release Archive
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  • Canadian Solar Completes the Sale of Little Creek Solar Power Plant to BluEarth

    Press Release | Mar 27, 2014
    GUELPH, Ontario, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Canadian Solar Solutions Inc., has completed the sale of...

  • PG&E Surpasses 20 Percent Renewable Energy Milestone

    Press Release | Mar 27, 2014
    SAN FRANCISCO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced an important milestone for California's Renewables Portfolio Standard – the utility delivered 22.5 percent of its power from eligible renewable resources in 2013 and is on track...

  • Algae Biomass Organization's 2014 Algae Industry Survey Shows Optimism, Continued Job Creation and Increased Commercialization

    Press Release | Mar 27, 2014
    WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - Mar 26, 2014) - A new survey of the algae industry conducted by the Algae Biomass Organization (ABO) broadly shows an industry that is growing, from increased production of biomass and oils, to increased hiring, to a wider variety of end products. The survey was conducted in March 2014 and includes more than 280 responses from companies and individuals involved in directly producing and buying algae or algae-derived products, as well as equipment manufacturers, research laboratories, providers of equipment or materials, government agencies and service providers.

  • Clean Energy Wins Policy Roadmap puts renewables, efficiency front and center in Pennsylvania's energy conversation

    Press Release | Mar 26, 2014
    PHILADELPHIA, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The PennFuture Energy Center announced today the release of the Clean Energy Wins Policy Roadmap. The report will provide nonpartisan education to gubernatorial candidates, policymakers and the general public about the economic, job...

  • U.S. Geothermal Inc Reports 2013 Year End Results, Provides Updated 2014 Guidance

    Press Release | Mar 26, 2014
    BOISE, IDAHO--(Marketwired - March 26, 2014) - U.S. Geothermal Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE MKT:HTM) (TSX:GTH)

  • Brookfield Renewable Completes $150 Million Bond Issue

    Press Release | Mar 26, 2014
    HAMILTON, BERMUDA--(Marketwired - March 25, 2014) - Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners L.P. (TSX:BEP.UN)(NYSE:BEP) ("Brookfield Renewable") today announced the completion of a financing of its Great Lakes Power hydroelectric portfolio located in Ontario, raising incremental proceeds of CAD $150 million.

  • Managing renewables intelligently

    Press Release | Mar 25, 2014
    (Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft) Although more and more of our electrical energy is coming from sources where supply is variable -- whether from wind turbines, solar parks or biomass facilities -- grid structures, industry and private households alike are not yet prepared to deal with the inevitable fluctuations. Smart energy management systems are the way to put robust supply networks in place and to ensure that renewables are harnessed as efficiently as possible.

  • Brookfield Renewable Establishes European Platform and Acquires One of Ireland's Largest Wind Portfolios

    Press Release | Mar 25, 2014
    320 MW operating portfolio to exceed 500 MW by 2015 - Scale portfolio of 17 high-quality wind power projects in Ireland - Potential to grow portfolio to over 500 MW with completion of in-construction and development projects - Long term contracted cash flows from government-backed REFIT regimes with upside potential - Scalable platform supporting continued growth in European market

  • Heliatek Reaches Efficiency Record With 40% Transparent Organic Solar Cells

    Press Release | Mar 25, 2014
    DRESDEN, Germany, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ideal for generating energy from windows, façades and glass car roofs Heliatek GmbH, world-leading company in the production of organic solar film, has reached a new record in the efficiency of transparent solar cells. The...

  • Valero Purchases 11th Ethanol Plant

    Press Release | Mar 24, 2014
    SAN ANTONIO, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valero Renewable Fuels Company, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO), announced today that it has purchased a corn ethanol plant in Mount Vernon, Ind. from Aventine Renewable Energy-Mt. Vernon, LLC, a...

  • Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Solar Grade Polysilicon Industry

    Press Release | Mar 24, 2014
    DUBLIN, Mar. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zbwmnm/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Solar Grade Polysilicon Industry" report to their offering. (Logo:...

  • Pioneering research offers new insight into improved wave energy testing

    Press Release | Mar 24, 2014
    (University of Exeter) Pioneering research could provide a significant boost in the vital quest to harness wave power as a viable renewable energy source for the future.

  • Soligent and SunWize to Combine Operations to Form Largest Provider of Solar Distribution and Dealer Services in U.S.

    Press Release | Mar 21, 2014
    The Combined Company Will Offer a Broader Portfolio of Equipment, Financing and Value-Added Services to Solar Installers, Energy Efficiency Firms, Electrical Contractors and Roofing Companies

  • Wind farms can provide society a surplus of reliable clean energy, Stanford study finds

    Press Release | Mar 21, 2014
    (Stanford University) Stanford researchers have found that the wind industry can easily afford the energetic cost of building batteries and other grid-scale storage technologies. However, for the solar industry, the Stanford team found that more work is needed to make grid-scale storage energetically sustainable.

  • Sempra U.S. Gas & Power, Consolidated Edison Development Partner in Additional Solar Projects

    Press Release | Mar 20, 2014
    SAN DIEGO and VALHALLA, N.Y., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sempra U.S. Gas & Power and Consolidated Edison Development (ConEdison Development) today announced agreements to partner in five solar projects in Nevada and California. The projects include Sempra U.S. Gas &...