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GE is one of the largest supporters of renewable energy in the world Renewable energy excelling at record speed Batteries and Fuel Cells: Two Sides of the Same Coin Waste to energy power plant is approved in Thailand Green energy investment made by Verizon Renewable energy adoption accelerating in Africa Waste-to-energy could be an important source of renewable power in the US Do Fuel Cells Have a Future? Renewable energy wins a victory in the US Green energy will power homes and famous whisky distillery in Scotland
 
GE is one of the largest supporters of renewable energy in the world

GE is one of the largest supporters of renewable energy in the world

GE has invested more than $10 billion in clean energy projects globally General Electric has become one of the most prolific supporters of renewable energy in the world. Through GE Energy Financial Services, General Electric has invested more than $10 billion into the renewable energy sector worldwide. The investments that the company has made have […]

Renewable energy excelling at record speed

Renewable energy excelling at record speed

Green energy technology currently generates over 20 percent of electricity around the globe. According to a new report from the International Energy Agency (IEA), the capacity of renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind power, expanded at the fastest rate ever in 2013, producing 22 percent of the world’s electricity. Over $250 billion was […]

Batteries and Fuel Cells: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Batteries and Fuel Cells: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Transportation is changing. Throughout the auto industry, companies are beginning to focus their efforts on developing vehicles that produce zero emissions. Many are doing so in order to comply with emissions regulations being instituted in their most prominent markets, while others are looking to cater to changing consumer behavior, answering the call for cleaner vehicles […]

Waste to energy power plant is approved in Thailand

Waste to energy power plant is approved in Thailand

The NCPO have backed the construction of a W2E facility in Ayutthaya. The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) have approved a plan that would result in building a waste to energy (W2E) plant in Thailand’s Ayutthaya province, which is expected to help dispose of 300 tons of garbage every day. The planned facility […]

Green energy investment made by Verizon

Green energy investment made by Verizon

Verizon Communications intends to expand its solar energy market. The American telecommunications company has recently announced that it will be investing another $40 million into its green energy program, which will allow Verizon to grow its solar power market in five states. An extra 10.2 MW of power will be added at eight sites. The […]

Renewable energy adoption accelerating in Africa

Renewable energy adoption accelerating in Africa

More clean energy to be installed throughout Africa this year than from 2000 to 2013 Africa is set to see more growth in the entirety of its renewable energy sector this year than it had from 2000 to 2013. According to research from Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the continent is approaching an energy tipping point, […]

Waste-to-energy could be an important source of renewable power in the US

Waste-to-energy could be an important source of renewable power in the US

12 percent of US electricity could be supplied by W2E. According to a study from Earth Engineering Center (EEC) of Columbia University, if every bit of municipal solid waste (MSW) that is presently dumped into landfills every year in the United States was used in waste-to-energy (W2E) facilities, it could produce enough power to supply […]

Do Fuel Cells Have a Future?

Do Fuel Cells Have a Future?

Fuel cells are becoming more common throughout the world in various industries. These energy systems are being praised for their ability to produce large amounts of electrical power but do so without also producing harmful emissions. They are ideal for industrial purposes, especially as an in-door energy provider, and are becoming more prominent in the […]

Renewable energy wins a victory in the US

Renewable energy wins a victory in the US

Clean energy has become more than a trend that is fashionable to support Renewable energy has become more than a fashionable trend in the U.S. Clean energy has long been a political  subject whose support has largely been hinged on popular opinion and whether or not fossil-fuels are having an actual impact on the environment. […]

Green energy will power homes and famous whisky distillery in Scotland

Green energy will power homes and famous whisky distillery in Scotland

Over 20,000 homes will receive power from a £74 million alternative energy project in Speyside. In addition to thousands of residents receiving electricity from the green energy project, one of the world’s renowned whisky distilleries, Macallan distillery, will receive heat, which will be produced by steam, in an effort to reduce carbon emissions. The new […]

DOE issues funding for hydrogen fuel storage projects

DOE issues funding for hydrogen fuel storage projects

02 September 2014

Department of Energy provides $7 million in funding for innovative storage projects The U.S. Department of Energy has announced that $7 million in funding has been awarded to six projects that focus on developing innovative hydrogen fuel storage solutions. Storage has become a top priority when it comes to hydrogen fuel and its use in […]

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UK may end up being the largest solar energy market in Europe

UK may end up being the largest solar energy market in Europe

02 September 2014

The UK may become the largest solar market in Europe by the end of this year The United Kingdom may end up becoming the largest solar market in Europe by the end of this year, according to a new report from NPD Solarbuzz. The country has shown strong support for solar power in the past, […]

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Hyundai works to promote hydrogen fuel vehicle in UK

Hyundai works to promote hydrogen fuel vehicle in UK

02 September 2014

Hyundai teams with London College of Fashion to promote brand awareness Hyundai’s United Kingdom division has announced that it will be collaborating with London College of Fashion in order to increase brand awareness for the ix35 fuel cell vehicle. Hyundai is one of the first automakers to begin mass production on its fuel cell vehicles […]

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Hydrogen fuel cells are breaking into the residential sector

Hydrogen fuel cells are breaking into the residential sector

01 September 2014

IE-CHP has won more funding for the development of a new fuel cell system IE-CHP, a joint venture from SSE and Intelligent Energy, has plans to change the way domestic energy is produced in Scotland. The company has received more funding from several investors, including the Scottish Investment Bank, and this funding will be used […]

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Researchers to develop a hydrogen fuel storage monitoring system

Researchers to develop a hydrogen fuel storage monitoring system

01 September 2014

Team of researchers wins funding from Technology Strategy Board for project involving hydrogen storage tanks A team of researchers from R-Tech Services has been awarded funding from the United Kingdom’s Technology Strategy Board. The funding will help researchers develop a monitoring system for hydrogen fuel storage tanks. The system is meant to serve as an […]

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GE opens new hydrogen fuel cell manufacturing facility

GE opens new hydrogen fuel cell manufacturing facility

01 September 2014

New manufacturing facility is opened in New York, focused on fuel cells General Electric has opened a new fuel cell manufacturing facility in Malta, New York. The facilities purpose is to produce innovative fuel cells using GE’s technology. The company has been investing quite heavily in fuel cell technology in recent years, making breakthroughs in […]

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Recycling technology sorts plastics at rapid speed

Recycling technology sorts plastics at rapid speed

29 August 2014

Researchers discover new process that boosts plastic waste recycling efficiency. Identifying and categorizing plastic materials can be a difficult process, but a new recycling technology developed by Ludwig Maximilians Universitat researchers in Munich, Germany, has sped up the plastic sorting process and made it more efficient so that a higher volume of plastic can be […]

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Verizon invests $40 million in new solar energy project

Verizon invests $40 million in new solar energy project

29 August 2014

Project will help lower Verizon’s production of carbon dioxide emissions Verizon, one of the largest and most influential telecommunications companies in the U.S., has announced plans to invest $40 million into a new solar energy project. The project will be managed by Verizon itself and the company will use it to produce electrical power for […]

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North America could be the next leading market for hydrogen fuel cells

North America could be the next leading market for hydrogen fuel cells

29 August 2014

Report predicts that North America will emerge as leading fuel cell market A new report from Grand View Research, a market research and consulting firm, predicts that North America will be the largest fuel cell market in the world by 2020. Globally, support for fuel cells is growing. Worldwide capacity is expected to reach 664 […]

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China continues to reign supreme in the solar energy field

China continues to reign supreme in the solar energy field

29 August 2014

Chinese manufacturers account for majority of global photovoltaic module supply Chinese manufacturers of photovoltaic products have again positioned themselves to dominate the global market. China has a powerful industrial complex, through which many manufacturers have managed to produce massive amounts of solar panels and similar products to ship throughout the world. Over the past few […]

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