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Florida Power & Light breaks ground on 225MW solar projects in US Florida Power & Light (FPL) has broken ground on three new solar power plants totaling 225MW in the US state of Florida, a move that will increase the company's current solar capacity by threefold. Green Power > Solar > News
Morocco commissions phase I of 580MW Noor-Ouarzazate solar plant Morocco has commissioned the phase I of the Noor-Ouarzazate concentrated solar power (CSP) plant, which is said to be the largest of its type in the world.
Green Power > Solar > News Centrica, EIG to divest UK wind farms to GIB and BlackRock for £423m Centrica and EIG Global Energy Partners (EIG) have agreed to jointly divest 50% stakes in the Glens of Foudland, Lynn and Inner Dowsing wind farms to the UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) Offshore Wind Fund and funds managed by BlackRock for £423m.
Green Power > Wind > News Renewable Energy Group to acquire biodiesel plant from Sanimax Energy By CTBR Staff Writer
Renewable Energy Group (REG) has agreed to acquire a biodiesel refinery from Sanimax Energy which will be an addition to the company's growing fleet of lower-cost, lower-carbon biorefineries.
Biofuels > News
CorPower Ocean to test wave energy converter at EMEC By CTBR Staff Writer
Wave energy developer CorPower Ocean will test its resonant wave energy converter at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney, Scotland.
Green Power > Hydro > News Dong Energy to begin construction on Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm in UK By CTBR Staff Writer
Dong Energy has made final investment decision to go ahead with the construction of 1.2GW Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm in the UK.
Green Power > Wind > News Europe connects 3,019MW of offshore wind capacity to grid last year By CTBR Staff Writer
A new report from the European Wind Energy Association has revealed that nearly 3,019MW of new offshore wind capacity was connected to the grid in Europe last year, more than double the capacity that came online in 2014.
Green Power > Wind > News

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Enviro-Care

US Supreme Court stalls Obama's Clean Power Plan to cut CO2 emissions
The Supreme Court of the US has stalled US President Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan to cut CO2 emissions by 32% from 2005 levels by 2030.
Enviro-Care > Air & Environment Management > News
Beijing Enterprises to acquire EEW Energy from Waste for $1.6bn
By CTBR Staff Writer
Beijing Enterprises has reached an agreement to acquire Germany-based EEW Energy from Waste from private equity firm EQT Partners in a deal that is valued at around $1.6bn.
Enviro-Care > Recycling & Waste Management > News

Green Power

Vestas secures 200MW wind turbine delivery contract in US
Vestas has secured a contract from an undisclosed customer to supply wind turbines for a 200MW project in the US.
Green Power > Wind > News
Florida Power & Light breaks ground on 225MW solar projects in US
Florida Power & Light (FPL) has broken ground on three new solar power plants totaling 225MW in the US state of Florida, a move that will increase the company's current solar capacity by threefold.
Green Power > Solar > News

Biofuels

Sunshine Kaidi to build €1bn biodiesel plant in Finland
By CTBR Staff Writer
China-based renewable energy firm Sunshine Kaidi New Energy is planning to build a €1bn biodiesel plant in Finland.
Biofuels > News
Renewable Energy Group to acquire biodiesel plant from Sanimax Energy
By CTBR Staff Writer
Renewable Energy Group (REG) has agreed to acquire a biodiesel refinery from Sanimax Energy which will be an addition to the company's growing fleet of lower-cost, lower-carbon biorefineries.
Biofuels > News

Energy Management

Gridco Systems Introduces New Static VAR Compensator to Augment Utility-Side Energy Efficiency and Peak Demand Reduction Programs
Gridco Systems, a leader in agile grid infrastructure solutions, announced the launch of the Gridco Systems Static VAR Compensator (SVC) product line with the introduction of the SVC-20™ model, a low-voltage (LV) boosting device. The SVC-20 amplifies the benefits of utility-side energy efficiency and peak demand reduction programs based on Conservation Voltage Reduction (CVR) and Volt-VAR optimization (VVO).
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Sunverge announces next-generation energy storage system
Sunverge Energy announced the next generation of its solar integration system (SIS), offering customers a cost-effective package of more battery options and a streamlined design with even more system intelligence than the original SIS.
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Green Tech

ITM Power takes delivery of Hyundai ix35 fuel cell vehicle
22 October 2014 | By CTBR Staff Writer
Energy storage and clean fuel firm ITM Power has taken delivery of one of the first Hyundai ix35 fuel cell vehicles to arrive in the UK.
Energy Management > Energy Storage > News
FuelCell wins contract to identify potential integration of DFC power plants
08 October 2014 | By CTBR Staff Writer
FuelCell Energy has won a contract from a global energy firm to identify the potential integration of Direct FuelCell (DFC) power plants with combustion-based natural gas fueled processes.
Energy Management > Energy Storage > News
Ideal Power wins purchase orders for 30kW battery converter products
23 October 2014 | By CTBR Staff Writer
Ideal Power has secured several new purchase orders for more than 3.5MW of its 30kW battery converter products.
Energy Management > Energy Storage > News