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In cattle country, rare wind gusts upend the Texas energy market - The Denver Post

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The Denver Post

In cattle country, rare wind gusts upend the Texas energy market
The Denver Post
As attractive a renewable-energy concept as wind power is, it's plagued by a fundamental flaw. It blows the most in the dead of night, precisely when there's the least demand for electricity. That's true for just about every windblown spot nationwide ...

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Trump Wants To Build A Solar Wall With Mexico. Solar Experts Say That's “Stupid And Pointless.” - BuzzFeed News

Google Solar Energy - Sat, 06/24/2017 - 10:47

BuzzFeed News

Trump Wants To Build A Solar Wall With Mexico. Solar Experts Say That's “Stupid And Pointless.”
BuzzFeed News
“We're thinking about building the wall as a solar wall, so it creates energy and pays for itself," Trump said at an Iowa rally on Wednesday night, suggesting that Mexico would buy this border electricity. Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has ...
Trump, Solar, and The Wall: What It Means for Solar Stock InvestorsMotley Fool
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's solar-power brainwave was borrowedETEnergyworld.com
President Trump claims solar panels will pay for his Mexican wallNormangee Star
ABC News -The Merkle
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Around town: GE 'interested' in renewing LM Wind Power lease ... - Grand Forks Herald

Google Wind Power - Sat, 06/24/2017 - 09:47

Grand Forks Herald

Around town: GE 'interested' in renewing LM Wind Power lease ...
Grand Forks Herald
A manufacturer of wind turbine blades that has been in Grand Forks for almost 20 years is "interested" in renewing its lease there, but a recent change in ...

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Solar energy seminar July 7 in Hackensack - Walker Pilot Independent

Google Solar Energy - Sat, 06/24/2017 - 07:03

Born2Invest

Solar energy seminar July 7 in Hackensack
Walker Pilot Independent
Helstrom is an authority on renewable energy and will discuss all aspects of the benefits and advantages of installing Solar including design, installation and maintenance of a single or multiple property-owner solar system. He will provide information ...
How investors and homeowners can prepare for the future powered by solar energyBorn2Invest
Solar Energy Accounts For The Largest Employment In The Power Generation Sector Of UsEnergyInfraPost
World's Biggest Solar Power PlantsEnergy Business Review
EcoWatch -ETEnergyworld.com -The Nation
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Alternative fuels: from Kansas fields to fueling stations - McPherson Sentinel

Google Flex Fuel - Sat, 06/24/2017 - 03:06

McPherson Sentinel

Alternative fuels: from Kansas fields to fueling stations
McPherson Sentinel
Manufacturers are also producing fewer flex-fuel vehicles in order to produce higher functioning products. “A lot of newer cars aren't using E85 because they don't run as well with that much ethanol in them,” Beye explained. “General Motors is moving ...

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Energy company proposes wind farm in Eastern NM - Santa Fe New Mexican

Google Wind Power - Sat, 06/24/2017 - 00:05

Weekly Register

Energy company proposes wind farm in Eastern NM
Santa Fe New Mexican
The proposed Sagamore Wind Project in Roosevelt County is part of an ambitious wind-energy plan by Southwest Public Service Company, a wholly-own subsidiary of Xcel Energy, that also includes a proposed 478-megawatt wind farm in Hale County, ...
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Xcel Energy Inc. - XEL - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks Investment Research

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First Pakistan-owned wind power project starts operation - The Express Tribune

Google Wind Power - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 22:14

The Express Tribune

First Pakistan-owned wind power project starts operation
The Express Tribune
BEIJING: The first Pakistan-owned early-harvest wind power project constructed under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) framework has started commercial operation after passing required assesments. The 49.5MW facility developed by Sachal ...
In Renewables Investment, US Loss is China's Gain | Industry ...Industry Leaders Magazine

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It was hot this week. But were California officials 'crying wolf' with alerts that drove up electricity prices? - Los Angeles Times

Google Flex Fuel - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 18:09

Los Angeles Times

It was hot this week. But were California officials 'crying wolf' with alerts that drove up electricity prices?
Los Angeles Times
As record-setting temperatures surged into the triple digits in parts of California this week, the manager of the state's electrical grid put out an urgent plea: Turn down the AC and conserve power to avoid rotating outages. The two-day flex alert by ...

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ROBB HOLLAND CHOOSES E85 ETHANOL-FUELED KATECH STAGE 3 C7 Z06 PACKAGE FOR PIKES PEAK ... - The Auto Channel (press release)

Google E85 - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 17:38

The Auto Channel (press release)

ROBB HOLLAND CHOOSES E85 ETHANOL-FUELED KATECH STAGE 3 C7 Z06 PACKAGE FOR PIKES PEAK ...
The Auto Channel (press release)
CLINTON TWP., Mich. June 24, 2017; Katech Performance, a leading developer of advanced racing and street performance engines and parts, is sponsoring Rotek Racing's participation in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb that will take place June 25, ...
Turning A Salvage Corvette Z06 Into A Racecar Is The Hardest ...Jalopnik

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Letter: Ethanol: 'Ya' gotta believe' - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Google E85 - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:09

Letter: Ethanol: 'Ya' gotta believe'
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Pete Richetts recent description of E30 as ethanol's sweet spot, also agrees with many thousands of pioneering standard auto owners' conclusion derived by using E30 or half E85 these past 10 plus years. Until recently, South Dakota pioneering citizens, ...

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Letter: Ethanol: 'Ya' gotta believe' - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Google Flex Fuel - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:09

Letter: Ethanol: 'Ya' gotta believe'
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Until recently, South Dakota pioneering citizens, institutions, governments, farm organizations have not blindly succumbed to fraudulent spin by oil/EPA: We successfully defied conventional, “It's illegal” wisdom to create our nation's first ...

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Wind energy powers up in Greece and Europe - Kathimerini

Google Wind Power - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 13:38

Kathimerini

Wind energy powers up in Greece and Europe
Kathimerini
Wind power accounted for 10.1 percent of the total amount of electrical energy produced in Greece last year, just above the European Union average, which stood at 10 percent in 2016. This is according to Eurostat, whose data showed wind power to be the ...

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Trump wind power comment called an attack on Iowa's economy - Electric Light & Power

Google Wind Power - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:05

Electric Light & Power

Trump wind power comment called an attack on Iowa's economy
Electric Light & Power
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — President Trump's putdown of wind energy at his Iowa rally was denounced Thursday across the state, which takes pride in its position as a national leader in wind generation. Trump was talking up his support for coal during his ...
Trump attacks wind power in state that gets nearly third of energy from windThe Hill (blog)
Trump bashes wind energy in a state that gets a third of its electricity from windThinkProgress
Trump Takes a Dig at Wind Farms: 'As the Birds Fall to the Ground'CNSNews.com

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SKF inaugurates large-size bearing test centre | Windpower Monthly - Windpower Monthly (subscription)

Google Wind Power - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:58

Windpower Monthly (subscription)

SKF inaugurates large-size bearing test centre | Windpower Monthly
Windpower Monthly (subscription)
Read SKF inaugurates large-size bearing test centre and other wind energy news & analysis on Windpower Monthly.

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Stafford citizens group forms, preparing to study solar energy - The Batavian

Google Solar Energy - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:42

Stafford citizens group forms, preparing to study solar energy
The Batavian
Swanson attended a Genesee Finger Lakes Regional Council meeting in Pittsford in May, attending three sessions about solar energy. “There's a huge amount of information about solar and people all over the country to talk to,” Swanson said. “I think it ...

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Solar energy powers clean water, business opportunities for refugees - Reuters

Google Solar Energy - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:10

Reuters

Solar energy powers clean water, business opportunities for refugees
Reuters
Water Mission worked closely with UNICEF to install 10 patented water treatment systems in Tanzania's Nyarugusu refugee settlement in 2015, providing safe water to over 25,000 Burundian refugees, including this boy taking his first drink. HANDOUT/Water ...

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FEATURE-Solar energy powers clean water, business opportunities for refugees - Reuters

Google Solar Energy - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:10

FEATURE-Solar energy powers clean water, business opportunities for refugees
Reuters
DAR ES SALAAM, June 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Sadick Thenest remembers how his 8-year-old daughter had a narrow brush with death two years ago, when she contracted cholera after drinking contaminated water. “She was so gaunt, weak and ...

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A border wall made of solar panels wouldn't actually be good for the environment - Popular Science

Google Solar Energy - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:33

Popular Science

A border wall made of solar panels wouldn't actually be good for the environment
Popular Science
Speaking at a campaign rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the president said, “We're thinking about building the wall as a solar wall, so it creates energy, and pays for itself. And this way Mexico will have to pay much less money, and that's good. Is that ...
Trump suggests solar panels to help pay for $20 billion border wallWashington Times
Trump proposes a border wall made out of solar panelsWashington Examiner
Donald Trump talks up solar panel plan for Mexico wallBBC News
Fortune -CNET -ABC News -Huffington Post
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Shaping the Future of Solar Energy in Latin America - Solarplaza

Google Solar Energy - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:22

Shaping the Future of Solar Energy in Latin America
Solarplaza
Last Thursday, Miami witnessed the first annual Unlocking Solar Capital LATAM event, co-hosted by Solarplaza and the Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) and attended by investors, project developers and solar energy experts from more than 30 ...

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MEP would end priority dispatch for green power - Windpower Monthly (subscription)

Google Wind Power - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:17

Windpower Monthly (subscription)

MEP would end priority dispatch for green power
Windpower Monthly (subscription)
It is generally conventional gas and coal power stations that shut down when electricity supply exceeds demand, while wind and solar power installations continue running. The idea of the reform is that by abolishing 'priority dispatch' for green power ...

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