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News story: Edward Davey on Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation monthly figures

Department of Energy - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:24
Edward Davey’s comment on the latest Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation statistics.

Nordex wins 27.5MW deal in France

Wind Power News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:00
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Vestas chases China market share

Wind Power News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:00
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NRC Takes Browns Ferry Off Watch List; Schedules Conference for Arkansas Nuclear One

Nuclear Power - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:30
U.S. regulators on Monday took the Tennessee Valley Authority's Browns Ferry power station off a watch list after forty-one months and scheduled a conference to review flood protection safety at Arkansas Nuclear One. The Huntsville, Ala., plant with revenues of $1 billion per year – a tenth...(read more)

EPA Carbon Rules: Create Gliding Paths Instead of Cliffs

Renewable Energy News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:26

The EPA’s proposed rule to regulate carbon dioxide from existing power plants emphasizes the ample flexibility it provides to states. However, careful analysis of the rule shows that it provides significant flexibility for how states can achieve the required CO2 reductions, but little flexibility on when to achieve them. In fact, most of the emission reductions it calls for are required in 2020, the rule’s first year.

Gamesa sells Mexican project

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:19
MEXICO: Gamesa has sold a 74MW wind project in Oaxaca to mining firm Grupo Mexico.
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Ex-Areva Wind CEO joins Bard owners

Wind Power News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:00
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Contractors Stonewall DOE Inspector General Over Whistle-Blower Firing

Nuclear Power - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 09:30
Department of Energy Inspector General Gregory Friedman said two federal contractors in Washington state hired to build a radioactive waste processing facility have stonewalled his requests for documents related to the firing of a whistle-blower. URS Energy Construction employee Donna Busche was fired...(read more)

Vestas chases China market share

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 09:03
CHINA: Vestas has said it is looking to "reinvigorate" its performance in the Chinese market through extending its product range in the country and adapting its servicing practices.
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Ex-Areva Wind CEO joins Bard owners

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 08:28
GERMANY: Former Areva Wind CEO, Jean Huby, will join Ocean Breeze, owner of the troubled 400MW Bard Offshore 1 project, at the end of this month.
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Nordex wins 27.5MW deal in France

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 08:23
FRANCE: Nordex has been awarded a deal by asset fund manager Leonidas Associatess to supply 27.5MW to a project in northern France.
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CanWEA2014 preview

Wind Power News - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 21:00
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Areva CEO steps down

Wind Power News - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 16:00
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European Commission Studies Renewable Costs

Renewable Energy News - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 15:08

New analysis commissioned by the European Commission concludes that renewables such as onshore wind and solar PV are close to that of conventional technologies like coal, gas and nuclear in terms of costs and subsidy levels.