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Green technology used to create huge indoor farm in Japan Alternative energy partnership formed in China Can Renewable Energy Power the World? Green technology could lead to massive employment opportunity in Britain Landfill gas to energy operations in Michigan turns Canada’s trash into cash Waste-to-energy project in Iran to receive huge investment from U.S. company Plastic waste could be an alternative fuel source of the future Waste to energy swine plant becomes fully operational in North Carolina Report highlights growth of renewable energy investments Alternative energy sources sought by Thailand
 
Green technology used to create huge indoor farm in Japan

Green technology used to create huge indoor farm in Japan

 Share on Tumblr  Ten thousand lettuce heads are produced daily using LED lights. What was once a Fujitsu semiconductor factory, has been turned into one of the largest indoor farms in the world by Japanese plant experts, who wanted to explore green technology methods that could be used to help keep up with growing food […]

Alternative energy partnership formed in China

Alternative energy partnership formed in China

 Share on Tumblr  China sees the “Green Horizon” with new renewable energy project. Alternative energy is becoming increasingly important in China, and IBM and the Beijing Municipal Government are collaborating to deal with energy optimization for local industries, air pollution issues and to improve renewable energy forecasting, which they intend to do with the help […]

Can Renewable Energy Power the World?

Can Renewable Energy Power the World?

 Share on Tumblr  Clean energy had once been considered a fantastical idea that would never become a reality. Today, there are more renewable energy systems producing electrical power for the world than there has ever been, and these energy systems are becoming more plentiful with every passing year. In a world dependant on fossil-fuels, however, […]

Green technology could lead to massive employment opportunity in Britain

Green technology could lead to massive employment opportunity in Britain

 Share on Tumblr  Thousands of jobs could be created in Northern England from new power station project. Yorkshire, England could develop into a global center for the embryonic CCS (carbon capture and storage) industry with the building of a new power station, a green technology project which received millions of pounds in funding from the […]

Landfill gas to energy operations in Michigan turns Canada’s trash into cash

Landfill gas to energy operations in Michigan turns Canada’s trash into cash

 Share on Tumblr  Garbage from Ontario is wanted for the Smiths Creek Sanitary Landfill. The landfill is owned by St. Clair County in Michigan, which is right across the border from Sarnia, Ontario, but what makes it unique is it has a bioreactor that converts landfill gas produced from decomposing trash into energy, which is […]

Waste-to-energy project in Iran to receive huge investment from U.S. company

Waste-to-energy project in Iran to receive huge investment from U.S. company

 Share on Tumblr  World Eco Energy intends to invest over a billion dollars in Iranian W2E plan. A waste-to-energy (W2E) project that will produce power from solid waste and is to be developed in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari, a southwestern province in Iran, is to receive a whopping $1.175 billion from the U.S. firm, an investment that will […]

Plastic waste could be an alternative fuel source of the future

Plastic waste could be an alternative fuel source of the future

 Share on Tumblr  A cement plant in Nova Scotia, Canada intends to generate energy from plastic. The Brookfield-based Lafarge cement facility is seeking approval from the Canadian province to use some plastic waste as an alternative fuel source to coal, which the plant believes will help lower greenhouse gas emissions and could also help reduce […]

Waste to energy swine plant becomes fully operational in North Carolina

Waste to energy swine plant becomes fully operational in North Carolina

 Share on Tumblr  Storms Hog Power facility is the largest swine W2E system in NC North Carolina’s 600 kilowatt (KW) swine waste to energy (W2E) plant located near Bladenboro, NC, is the largest in the state and after being close to continual operation since early October of last year, the facility is finally functioning at […]

Report highlights growth of renewable energy investments

Report highlights growth of renewable energy investments

 Share on Tumblr  Clean energy investments to skyrocket over the next 15 years Bloomberg New Energy Finance has released its new 2030 Market Outlook report, highlighting the growing investments in renewable energy. Investing in clean power has become quite popular throughout the world, especially among governments that are looking to take advantage of the economic […]

Alternative energy sources sought by Thailand

Alternative energy sources sought by Thailand

 Share on Tumblr  NCPO is in search of sustainable energy to ensure sufficient energy supply in the future. The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) is seeking to promote the exploration, development and use of renewable and alternative energy sources, as well as encourage the domestic production of these sources, so that Thailand will […]

California and Mexico join together to fight climate change

California and Mexico join together to fight climate change

01 August 2014

 Share on Tumblr  Governor Jerry Brown to travel to Mexico to strengthen existing partnership California Governor Jerry Brown is set to make a trade mission to Mexico in the coming week, accompanied by some 90 delegates from the state’s public and private sectors. The mission will focus on issues relating to climate change, environmental protection, […]

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Wal-Mart expands deal with hydrogen fuel cell developer

Wal-Mart expands deal with hydrogen fuel cell developer

01 August 2014

 Share on Tumblr  Wal-Mart wants more fuel cells and hydrogen production technology from Plug Power Wal-Mart has expanded its order of hydrogen fuel cells from Plug Power, a leading developer of fuel cell energy systems. Plug Power has been providing Wal-Mart with fuel cell systems for some time. In February of this year, the two […]

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GE to invest in three wind energy projects in India

GE to invest in three wind energy projects in India

01 August 2014

 Share on Tumblr  Three wind power projects being built in India attract the support of General Electric General Electric has announced that it will begin investing in three wind energy projects that are currently under construction in India. The country is becoming quite active in terms of wind power, as it continues to seek out […]

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Hydrogen fuel cell maker signs deal in Japan

Hydrogen fuel cell maker signs deal in Japan

31 July 2014

 Share on Tumblr  Intelligent Energy enters into two-year deal with unnamed auto company in Japan Intelligent Energy, a leading developer of hydrogen fuel cells, has announced that it has entered into an agreement with an as yet unnamed auto company in Japan. The “multi-million” dollar deal is set to last for the next two years. […]

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Research on residential fuel cells being supported by NIST grant

Research on residential fuel cells being supported by NIST grant

31 July 2014

 Share on Tumblr  GIS receives grant from federal NIST for its continued research into fuel cells The Rochester Institute of Technology’s Golisano Institute for Sustainability (GIS) has received a grant from the National Institute of Standards (NIST). The federal technology agency has issued the grant in order to help fund the final phase of a […]

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Solar energy is becoming more affordable in Australia

Solar energy is becoming more affordable in Australia

31 July 2014

 Share on Tumblr  The cost of solar power is falling throughout Australia Solar energy has become a relatively controversial issue in Australia, due to the government withdrawing its support for this type of renewable energy in some parts of the country. The Australian government has begun to show more favor for fossil-fuels this year, citing […]

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Cost of wind energy continues to fall in Denmark

Cost of wind energy continues to fall in Denmark

31 July 2014

 Share on Tumblr  Denmark has reached an important milestone in its adoption of wind power Denmark has reached an important milestone in wind energy. The country has been embracing wind power for some time, distancing itself from coal and oil in the hopes of becoming more energy sustainable and environmentally friendly. In the past, the […]

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Ballard to deliver new hydrogen fuel system for next generation clean bus

Ballard to deliver new hydrogen fuel system for next generation clean bus

30 July 2014

 Share on Tumblr  New fuel cell system to be supplied to New Flyer Industries Ballard Power Systems, a leading developer of hydrogen fuel cells, has been named as the supplier of new energy systems that will power heavy-duty transportation buses built by New Flyer Industries. These buses will make use of the FCvelocity-HD7 fuel cells […]

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Mercedes-Benz plans to make its hydrogen fuel cell vehicle cost competitive

Mercedes-Benz plans to make its hydrogen fuel cell vehicle cost competitive

30 July 2014

 Share on Tumblr  German automaker aims to have its fuel cell vehicle cost as much as hybrids Mercedes-Benz is not expecting to launch its fuel cell vehicle for at least another three years, but the Germany automaker intends to generate a great deal of hype behind this vehicle ahead of its release. The company has […]

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New molecule could help solve problems with hydrogen fuel infrastructure

New molecule could help solve problems with hydrogen fuel infrastructure

30 July 2014

 Share on Tumblr  Scientists discover new molecule that could have a major impact on the way hydrogen is delivered to vehicles Scientists from Australia and Taiwan have discovered a new molecule that could help them better understanding how to fuel vehicles equipped with hydrogen fuel cells. Fueling these vehicles has been one of the major […]

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