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The center will provide technical assistance to rural small businesses to analyze, organize, develop and expand rural wind energy projects. ...

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It will launch a surge of clean-energy projects ranging from small, residential installations to industrial and utility-scale generating systems," said Ian ...
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 Remaining Recovery Act funds will also be used to fund the installation of solar and wind technologies in jurisdictions across Oklahoma and to enhance ...
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“Rural businesses are the lifeblood of rural communities and their financial health is vital as we work to create jobs and expand entrepreneurship throughout the country,” Vilsack said. “The funding we are announcing ... The center will provide technical assistance to rural small businesses to analyze, organize, develop and expand rural wind energy projects. Windustry will work with businesses seeking to construct wind projects in Montana, West Virginia and Wisconsin. ...

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The Oil Drum | Drumbeat: September 24, 2009
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BERLIN (Reuters) - The German army has identified a series of wind park projects as a threat to national security and blocked investments worth 1.5 billion euros because it fears spinning wind turbines will interfere with its radar systems. .... Japan shipped in 17.83 million kiloliters, or about 3.62 million barrels a day, of crude oil last month, down 12.4 percent from a year earlier, a preliminary finance ministry trade report released in Tokyo today shows. ...

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Seward City News » Candidates Agree On Many Issues
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*All were somewhat skeptical that wind energy would work in Seward, due to some unfavorable reports on the difficulty in storing it, but they felt that the city should not rule the idea out. They agreed that the city should consider other ... *None felt that the council too often rubber-stamps the city manager's proposals, and they gave him credit for his research, time and effort prior to bringing projects to the council. At the same time they expressed concern for those ...

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25 Sep 2009

Latest News in Clean Energy


Renewable fuel company LS9 closes $25m in venture funding

Scheuten Solar buys two new solar projects in Italy from bankrupt energy company Econcern

Wind products manufacturer Catch the Wind acquires ownership interest in an aircraft

Clean Energy Fuels to acquire natural gas vehicle company BAF Technologies

Otoka Energy Corporation makes strategic acquisition in California biomass project

US solar company Sungevity raises $6m in venture funding, appoints new senior executives

Pyron Solar signs joint venture agreement with Korea’s ATS International

SolFocus and Dreen install 8.5MW of concentrated solar photovoltaic technology

Weekly Round-up: 25 September 2009

NewNet TV presents a weekly roundup of the biggest news, deals and people moves in the cleantech and renewable energy industry NewNet TV presents a weekly roundup of the biggest news, deals and people moves in the cleantech and renewable energy industry.


Boston-Power expands executive team to accommodate growth

Battery company A123 Systems launches public stock offering

GWS Technologies launches Arizona solar power initiative

Solar company Evergreen Solar shakes up management team

Canadians keen for energy efficiency drive

Molycorp Minerals forms first Rare Earth Industry and Technology Association

Otoka Energy Corporation makes strategic acquisition in California biomass project

PSEG Solar Source and juwi solar set to complete three solar projects totalling 30MW by 2010

Cleantech M&A on the rise, according to German venture capital firm Ventizz Capital Partners


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Europe wrangles over carbon emissions quotas
Reuters Sep 24 2009 4:10PM UTC

By Pete Harrison and Gabriela Baczynska BRUSSELS (Reuters) - France, Italy and several other European Union countries weighed their chances of haggling up their EU carbon emissions quotas on Thursday, one day after Poland and Estonia successfully

Italy: EU rebuffs Berlusconi's CO2 emissions request
ADN Kronos International Sep 24 2009 4:46PM UTC

Brussels, 24 Sept. (AKI) - The European Commission on Thursday rejected a proposal by Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi to renegotiate the European Union's proposed limits on carbon emissions.

Poland can't issue more polluting permits despite court win: EU
AFP via Yahoo! Sep 24 2009 6:08PM UTC

BRUSSELS (AFP) The European Commission hit back Thursday in a legal battle over heavy industry pollution, saying Poland and Estonia cannot issue extra carbon permits despite a court victory the previous day.

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Israel's Environmental Protection Minister: Israel Prepared to Serve as Regional Laboratory and Center of Exce
Israel Ministry of Environmental Protection Sep 24 2009 5:51PM UTC

In his statement to participants in the UN Summit on Climate Change, convened in United Nations Headquarters in New York on September 22, 2009, at the initiation of UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Environmental Protection Minister Gilad Erdan

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New Zealand Herald Sep 24 2009 6:10PM UTC

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UPDATE 2-US Senate blocks move against EPA climate rules
Reuters UK Sep 24 2009 6:08PM UTC

(For a TAKE A LOOK on climate change, see [nLL660624]) * Republican's bid to delay EPA emissions rules falters * Senators will not vote on Murkowski's EPA amendment (Recasts, adds reaction and quotes) WASHINGTON, Sept 24 (Reuters) - A Republican

WRAPUP 1-US Senate Democrats to unveil climate bill Sept 30
Reuters UK Sep 24 2009 8:20PM UTC

WASHINGTON, Sept 24 (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democrats will unveil legislation to cut greenhouse gas emissions next Wednesday, kicking off what is likely to be a battle in Congress due to concerns over additional energy costs.


Liberal will go his own way on climate Sep 25 2009 8:29AM UTC

VICTORIAN Liberal senator Julian McGauran says he will vote against the emissions trading bill in November whatever the Opposition party room decides.


UPDATE 3-G20 eyes fuel subsidy phase-out, minus dates-officials
Reuters UK Sep 25 2009 3:46AM UTC

* G20 agreement close on phasing out fuel subsidies * $300 billion spent annually on fossil fuel subsidies * Timeframe to be determined later (Adds quotes from U.S. official, background) PITTSBURGH, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Group of 20 leaders are nearing

Making Electric Transportation Work

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The automobile and electricity industries have avoided dramatic change for decades. Today, because of environmental and geopolitical concerns, auto companies and utilities are re-evaluating the fundamentals of how they do business. However, by workin ... continue

Seven Careers in Wind Farm Development
by Sarah Lozanova, Contributor

Currently about 85,000 people are employed in the wind energy industry, up from 50,000 last year. These jobs are very diverse, and include turbine manufacturing, wind farm development, wind farm construction, and turbine maintenance. continue
Are Biofuels Ready for a Comeback?

by Stephen Lacey, Staff Writer
The Cambridge, Massachusetts headquarters for Joule Biotechnologies are very discreet. The only thing marking the office from every other pale brick building on Rogers Street is a large "83" printed on a tinted glass door – hardly the type of labelin ... continue

* Update: Treasury & Energy Surpass US $1B Mark in Recovery Act Awards
* Solar Power Inc. Seals 75-MW Solar PV Sales Deal with Solarmarket
* Catch The Wind Releases Field Trial Results
* Nasdaq & Clean Edge Introduce Smart Grid Infrastructure Index
* SunRay & SunPower Develop 24-MW Solar Project
* Scheuten Solar Acquires 21-MW PV Pipeline
* Schiller Automation & Merck To Develop Edge Isolation for PV
* Tata Group Invests in CIGS Start-Up Filsom
* NRG Commissions First Cold Climate Windcube
* Opel Constructs 13 MW of PV Systems
* OPDE & Sacramento-Yolo Port Plan To Build 24-MW PV Project
* Abengoa Set To Transfer CSP Technology to Maharishi Solar

Coming Up at Solar Power International 2009

A look at what you can expect when you attend Solar Power International 2009, North America's Largest Business-to-Business Solar event. The event will take place in Anaheim Califora

Solar is the Bridge to Our Future

by Gabrielle Giffords, U.S. Representative from Arizona
The Middle East is synonymous with oil -- a critical natural resource that has transformed the nations of that region into some of the wealthiest on Earth. continue

MTBF and Reliability -- A Misunderstood Relationship in Solar PV
by Paul Engle, Enecsys Ltd.

In the PV industry the traditional approach of using central or string inverters with the highest efficiency under lab conditions, and at the lowest cost per peak watt of power, is ... continue

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In a strange but interesting demonstration of cynicism, Governor Schwarzenegger recently signed an executive order directing state agencies to develop regulations requiring all uti ... continue

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How To Get Renewable Energy Grant Money from the U.S. Government
by J. Peter Lynch, Financial Anaylst

How does one go about applying for the new government program that allows a solar, wind project or other specified energy property to receive a cash grant from the U.S. Treasury in ... continue
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Smaller Isn't Always Better: Catalyst Simulations Could Lower Fuel Cell Cost
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Imagine a car that runs on hydrogen from solar power and produces water instead of carbon emissions. While vehicles like this won't be on the market anytime soon, UW-Madison resear ... continue
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Module Pricing: Rational, Or Just Plain Nuts?
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During the recent solar boom, average module prices increased (2004), stabilized to a degree (2005), increased significantly (2006), stabilized again (2007), and kept increasing th ... continue

Biopower in Asia: Growth in Cogeneration and Power Production
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Asia has numerous agricultural resources and agro industries, resulting in a large quantity of agricultural biowastes that are a significant fuel resource. During the past decade t ... continue
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