Press Release Archive
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  • Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) Systems: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020

    Press Release | Apr 15, 2014
    WEST HARTFORD, Conn., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Global Information Inc. announces the addition of a new market research report "Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) Systems: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020" at GIIResearch.com Worldwide markets are...

  • U.S. Geothermal Acquires Development Rights to Vale Butte Geothermal Resource Area

    Press Release | Apr 15, 2014
    BOISE, IDAHO--(Marketwired - April 14, 2014) - U.S. Geothermal Inc. (TSX:GTH)(NYSE MKT:HTM) (the "Company"), a leading renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, announced today that it has acquired geothermal property for evaluation of a new project at Vale, Oregon. The site is located 12 miles east of the Neal Hot Springs geothermal power plant.

  • Low Iron Glass for Concentrating Solar Power (CSP): Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020

    Press Release | Apr 11, 2014
    WEST HARTFORD, Conn., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Global Information Inc. announces the addition of a new market research report "Low Iron Glass for Concentrating Solar Power (CSP): Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020" at GIIResearch.com Worldwide...

  • 25 MW of Solar Power Plants of Yingli Green Energy in China Commenced Construction

    Press Release | Apr 11, 2014
    BAODING, China, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced the...

  • IKEA Makes First Wind Farm Investment in the United States

    Press Release | Apr 10, 2014
    98 MW Hoopeston Wind Project Is the Largest Single IKEA Renewable Energy Investment Globally to Date

  • Gerri Greenham Acquires Units of Solarvest BioEnergy Inc. for Investment Purposes

    Press Release | Apr 10, 2014
    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 9, 2014) - Gerri Greenham announced today that he has acquired 200,000 Units in Solarvest BioEnergy Inc. (the "Company") pursuant to a private placement at $0.30 per Unit for a total purchase price of $60,000. Each Unit consists of one common share and one half warrant. Each whole warrant is exercisable for one common share at $0.40 for a period of eighteen months following the closing and include an acceleration clause that is triggered by a share price of $0.60 per share.

  • CRFA Names the Chevrolet Cruze as Renewable Fuel Vehicle of the Year

    Press Release | Apr 09, 2014
    OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 9, 2014) - Editors Note: There is one photo associated with this press release. Yesterday, the Canadian Renewable Fuels Association (CRFA) recognized the 2014 Chevrolet Cruze as the Renewable Fuel Vehicle of the Year. "We are very happy to present the Chevrolet Cruze as the first recipient of the Renewable Fuel Vehicle of the Year Award," said CRFA president W. Scott Thurlow. "Availability of cleaner vehicles, like the Cruze, speaks to the increasing consumer demand for vehicles that can take advantage of renewable fuels and their superior environmental performance...

  • Stanford scientists model a win-win situation: Growing crops on photovoltaic farms

    Press Release | Apr 09, 2014
    (Stanford University) A new model for solar farms that 'co-locates' crops and solar panels could result in a harvest of valuable biofuel plants along with solar energy.

  • The 11th Int'l Green Energy Expo & Conference Has Kicked off!

    Press Release | Apr 09, 2014
    SEOUL, South Korea, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The specialized exhibition related to renewable energy, 'International Green Energy Expo & Conference' (IGEEC) has opened on April 2nd which started in 2004 for the first time in Korea. The show continuing until 4th, has added...

  • SunEdison Secures $150 Million Non-Recourse Construction Facility With Deutsche Bank

    Press Release | Apr 08, 2014
    BELMONT, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE), a leading provider of solar energy solutions and services, announced today that is has closed the first $150 million of a $300 million three-year project finance revolving credit facility arranged by Deutsche Bank...

  • Organic solar cells more efficient with molecules face-to-face

    Press Release | Apr 08, 2014
    (North Carolina State University) New research from North Carolina State University and UNC-Chapel Hill reveals that energy is transferred more efficiently inside of complex, three-dimensional organic solar cells when the donor molecules align face-on, rather than edge-on, relative to the acceptor. This finding may aid in the design and manufacture of more efficient and economically viable organic solar cell technology.

  • Strong response to Duke Energy's request for new solar energy projects in North Carolina

    Press Release | Apr 07, 2014
    CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy today announced it had substantial participation in response to its request for proposals (RFP) for 300 megawatts (MW) of new solar energy capacity in its Duke Energy Carolinas and Duke Energy Progress territories. The...

  • U.S. Geothermal Announces Agreement to Acquire Ram Power's Geysers Project

    Press Release | Apr 07, 2014
    BOISE, IDAHO--(Marketwired - April 7, 2014) - U.S. Geothermal Inc. (NYSE MKT:HTM)(TSX:GTH) (the "Company"), a leading renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, announced today that it has signed a Stock Purchase Agreement to acquire Ram Power Corp.'s ("Ram") Geysers project for $6,400,000 in cash. The Ram subsidiaries included in the transaction are Western Geopower, Inc., Skyline Geothermal Holdings, Inc., and Etoile Holdings, Inc., which, in turn, includes all membership interests in Mayacamas Energy LLC and Skyline Geothermal LLC. The transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to close on or before April 30, 2014. The acquisition will be funded with cash on hand.

  • Ram Power, Corp. Announces Stock Purchase Agreement With US Geothermal for the Geysers Project

    Press Release | Apr 07, 2014
    RENO, NV--(Marketwired - Apr 7, 2014) - 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, announced today that it has signed a Stock Purchase Agreement with US Geothermal Inc. for the purchase of the Company's Geysers project for $6,400,000. The Company's subsidiaries included in the transaction include Western Geopower, Inc., Skyline Geothermal Holdings, Inc., and Etoile Holdings, Inc., which, in turn, includes all membership interests in Mayacamas Energy LLC and Skyline Geothermal LLC. The transaction is expected to close on or before April 30, 2014.

  • Solarvest BioEnergy Inc. Announces Non-Brokered Private Placement

    Press Release | Apr 04, 2014
    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 3, 2014) - SOLARVEST BIOENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE:SVS) ("Solarvest") wishes to announce it has arranged a non-brokered private placement of up to 1,506,665 Units priced at $0.30 for total gross proceeds of up to $452,000. Each Unit will consist of one common share and one half warrant. Each whole warrant will be exercisable for one common share at $0.40 for a period of 18 months following closing and include an acceleration clause that is triggered by a share price of $0.60 per share. Proceeds from this private placement will be used as general working capital.