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Oman plans first wind project

Wind Power News - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 11:00
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Russia considers Siberian project

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Europe At Post-Fukushima Crossroad

Nuclear Power - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 10:30
Less than a week after the European Commission decided financing and pricing guarantees for the Hinkley Point power plant in Britain did not constitute an illegal subsidy, headlines show Europe remains embroiled in post-Fukushima debates over the risks and merits of nuclear power. Austria has been...(read more)

Norwegian government approves interconnectors

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 10:19
NORWAY: The Norwegian government has given its approval to two transmission lines connecting the country with the UK and Germany.
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MidAmerican plans further 162MW in Iowa

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SolarCity introduces new financing option

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Algeria To Push for Nuclear Power By 2029

Nuclear Power - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 09:30
Algeria has picked a target date for operation of its first nuclear power plant, drawing a line in the sand at 2029. Local radio in Algiers reported that Energy Minister Youcef Yousfi commented on Algeria's target date on Sunday during a press conference in Oran that was part of an International...(read more)

Enercon installs North America's first E-92 turbines

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 09:26
CANADA: Enercon has started installing its E-92 turbines on a project in Canada, the first time this model has been used in North America.
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Russia considers Siberian project

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 09:17
RUSSIA: The Russian government could be investing $30 million in a 20MW project in the Yamal peninsula of Siberia.
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Oman plans first wind project

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 09:12
OMAN: A 50MW wind project in Oman looks set to be built, according to the country's Rural Areas Electricity Company (RAECO).
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Projects set to go ahead after Scottish 'no' vote

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 08:43
UK: Infinis is to go ahead with the construction of two wind projects in Scotland, totalling 98MW, following a 'no' vote in the Scottish independence referendum.
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MidAmerican plans further 162MW in Iowa

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 08:08
UNITED STATES: MidAmerican Energy is to build a further 162MW project in Iowa, adding to its already extensive portfolio in the state.
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India Should Move Solar to Fixed Tariffs, Yes Bank Says

Renewable Energy News - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 04:29

India should move its solar industry to a fixed-pricing model like the one used in Germany, said one of the nation’s biggest clean-energy lenders, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi prepares to expand renewable targets.

New Report Sheds Light on the Old "Food Vs. Fuel" Bioenergy Debate

Renewable Energy News - Tue, 10/14/2014 - 04:09

It was an abundant year for corn growers in the U.S. This year’s corn crop is going to be substantially higher than any year on record. According to the monthly World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report that is released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, total production is now projected at 14.475 billion bushels, 550 million bushels over the 2013 record. Yields, also a record, are projected at 172.4 bushels per acre. In fact corn yields have been growing substantially over time.

Renewables to Drive Power Generation Growth in Africa, IEA Says

Renewable Energy News - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 16:44

Renewable energy will satisfy much of Africa’s expanding power needs by 2040 as the continent unlocks vast hydropower resources, the International Energy Agency said.