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GE, Toyo and Kuni Umi invest in $1.1bn Japanese solar PV power plant GE Energy Financial Services, Toyo Engineering and Kuni Umi Asset Management have joined together to invest in a $1.1bn solar photovoltaic power plant in Japan. Green Power > Solar > News
ADB approves $150m loan facility to help Karnataka design water management plan By CTBR Staff Writer
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $150m loan facility to help the Indian state of Karnataka design a water management plan.
Enviro-Care > Waste & Waste Water Management > News EBRD provides $25m loan for 20MW Jordanese solar photovoltaic power plant By CTBR Staff Writer
The EBRD is providing a $25m loan for the construction and development of a 20MW solar photovoltaic power plant in Jordan.
Green Power > Solar > News Siemens Energy to deliver turbines for Vattenfall's Juktan onshore wind power plant By CTBR Staff Writer
Siemens Energy has won a contract to deliver nine direct-drive turbines for Vattenfall's 28.8MW Juktan onshore wind power plant.
Green Power > Wind > News
Alstom completes installation of Haliade 150-6MW offshore wind turbine Alstom has produced the first kW of power from its Haliade 150-6MW turbine following the completion of its installation at the Belwind offshore wind farm in Belgium.
Green Power > Wind > News Tidal Energy signs PPA with EDF Energy Tidal Energy, the developer of Wales’ first full-scale tidal power generator DeltaStream, has signed a deal with EDF Energy, thereby achieving a major milestone in the commercial development of tidal power in the UK.
Green Power > Wind > News ContourGlobal launches wind park in Brazil International power development and operation company ContourGlobal has inaugurated the 160MW Asa Branca Wind Park, its first wind farm complex in Brazil.
Green Power > Wind > News

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Enviro-Care

GE launches new wastewater treatment technology
By CTBR Staff Writer
GE has introduced new membrane technology to generate renewable energy from wastewater.
Enviro-Care > Waste & Waste Water Management > News
ADB approves $150m loan facility to help Karnataka design water management plan
By CTBR Staff Writer
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $150m loan facility to help the Indian state of Karnataka design a water management plan.
Enviro-Care > Waste & Waste Water Management > News

Green Power

World Bank approves $519m concentrated solar power project in Morocco
By CTBR Staff Writer
The World Bank has approved the $519m Noor-Ouarzazate concentrated solar power project in Morocco.
Green Power > Solar > News
Norvento wins turbines supply contract from VG Energy
By CTBR Staff Writer
Spain-based Norvento has secured a contract to supply VG Energy with seven nED100 100kW turbines for a portfolio of sites under development in Scotland, UK.
Green Power > Wind > News

Biofuels

USDA, DOE announce funding to support bioenergy feedstock development
By CTBR Staff Writer
The US Department of Energy (DOE) and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) have awarded $12.6m in funding to 10 projects to improve plant feedstocks for bioenergy production.
News
REA backs Energy Council's compromise for incorporating ILUC into EU biofuels policies
By CTBR Staff Writer
The UK trade association for renewable industry, Renewable Energy Association (REA), has supported the Energy Council’s political agreement to integrate indirect land use change (ILUC) into EU biofuels policies.
Energy Management > Transport Sustainability > News

Energy Management

ABB secures $30m contract to improve Bangladesh power grid
By CTBR Staff Writer
Switzerland-based ABB has secured a contract worth about $30m from Power Grid Company of Bangladesh (PGCB) to deliver four new substations and help expand six others.
Energy Management > Energy Infrastructure > News
Four companies propose $8bn green energy initiative for Los Angeles
By CTBR Staff Writer
Pathfinder Renewable Wind Energy, Magnum Energy, Dresser-Rand and Duke-American Transmission have jointly proposed a $8bn green energy initiative for Los Angeles, US.
Energy Management > Energy Infrastructure > News

Green Tech

ADB, UN agencies launch sustainable energy hub
19 June 2014 | By CTBR Staff Writer
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and two United Nations agencies have launched a hub that intends to mobilize investments and innovation to bring clean energy to the Asia-Pacific region.
Energy Management > Energy Efficiency > News
VSU students apply green technology principles to artificial reefs
29 May 2014 | By CTBR Staff Writer
Valdosta State University (VSU) in the US has revealed that some of its students are working on an approach that applies the principles of green technology to artificial reefs.
News
New York announces winners of PowerBridgeNY energy research contest
14 May 2014 | By CTBR Staff Writer
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced winners of PowerBridgeNY contest, which was established to move clean energy ideas from the laboratory to startup phase.
Energy Management > Energy Efficiency > News

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