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UK to award £200m for renewable energy projects The UK Government said renewable energy projects will compete for a budget of more than £200m a year as part of its first auction of contracts in building low-carbon electricity system. Green Power > Solar > News
Siemens obtains DNV GL certification for D6 offshore wind turbine By CTBR Staff Writer
Germany-based Siemens has secured type certification from DNV GL for its D6 offshore wind turbine.
Green Power > Wind > News SunEdison acquires 156MW solar project in US By CTBR Staff Writer
SunEdison has acquired the 156MW DC Comanche solar project in Colorado, US from Community Energy.
Green Power > Solar > News UK firm secures financing to roll out geothermal heat exchange technology By CTBR Staff Writer
UK-based Geoscart has secured financing to roll out its geothermal heat exchange technology to several clients globally.
Power Generation > News
UK introduces biomass scientific calculator By CTBR Staff Writer
The UK Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) has launched a scientific calculator that will investigate the impact on carbon emissions of biomass sourced from North America to generate energy.
Green Power > BioPower > News Global solar power market revenues to double by 2020: report By CTBR Staff Writer
A new report from Frost & Sullivan predicts that the global solar power market revenues are set to reach $137.02bn by 2020, an increase of two-fold compared to 2013 revenues of $59.84bn.
Green Power > Solar > News B&W Vølund to construct 280MW thermal biomass plant in Denmark By CTBR Staff Writer
Babcock & Wilcox Vølund (B&W Vølund), a subsidiary of Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group (B&W PGG), has secured a contract worth over $80m to construct a 280MW thermal biomass boiler system in Denmark.
Green Power > BioPower > News

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Enviro-Care

Sainsbury's powers supermarket by food waste
By CTBR Staff Writer
Sainsbury's Cannock store has become the UK's first supermarket to run on electricity generated solely from its own food waste.
Green Power > BioPower > News
Construction starts on first post-combustion carbon capture project in US
By CTBR Staff Writer
Construction has started on the first commercial-scale post-combustion carbon capture retrofit project in the US.
Enviro-Care > Air & Environment Management > News

Green Power

Siemens Energy to supply turbines for Westermeerwind wind project in Netherlands
By CTBR Staff Writer
Siemens Energy has secured a contract to supply 48 wind turbines for the 144MW Westermeerwind project in the Netherlands.
Green Power > Wind > News
Andritz Hydro to supply turbines for MeyGen project in Scotland
Andritz Hydro Hammerfest has signed a contract to supply tidal power turbines for the MeyGen project, which is owned by Atlantis Resources, in the Pentland Firth in Scotland.
Green Power > Hydro > 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

EIB lends €71m to Tauron for Polish renewable energy projects
By CTBR Staff Writer
The European Investment Bank (EIB) will lend up to €71m to TauronPolska Energia for its renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in southern Poland.
Energy Management > Energy Efficiency > News
UK offers £10m to improve energy efficiency and reduce electricity demand
By CTBR Staff Writer
The UK Government has announced a £10m funding for business, industry and other organisations to help improve energy efficiency and reduce electricity demand.
Energy Management > Energy Efficiency > 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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