HELIO International: Monitoring Progress on Energy and Ecodevelopment

October 2013 Monitoring Progress on Energy and Ecodevelopment Choosing energy without jeopardising peace According to Helene Connor, founder of HELIO International, a cleaner, more equitable energy system is well underway. The energy transition is poised to bring local benefits and promote more peaceful international relations, in comparison to the status …

2013 RETECH Conference at Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC

NewNet: US Interior Department approves BP’s 500MW wind farm in Arizona

1 July 2013 – Today’s Top Stories on NewNet US Interior Department approves BP’s 500MW wind farm in Arizona VC firm MTI Ventures seeds power transmission specialist Arago Technology VC firm MTI Ventures seeds power transmission specialist Arago Technology ELSE Enerji selects Hanwha Q Cells for solar cell manufacture Company » Stock …

Alternative Energy: Australia: 22 Percent Renewable Energy By 2020, 51 Percent by 2050

Alternative Energy Australia: 22 Percent Renewable Energy By 2020, 51 Percent by 2050  Switchgrass Will Power Navy Jet Fighters With 95% Less Greenhouse Emissions $1 Billion Nuclear Power Plans Abandoned In Iowa DOE Launches Geothermal Regulatory Roadmap For Project Developers US Solar PV Demand To Grow 20 Percent In 2013 …

Alternative Energy: Honk If You Love Muons: 3,200 Mile Trip Planned For Muon G-2 Storage Ring

Alternative Energy Honk If You Love Muons: 3,200 Mile Trip Planned For Muon G-2 Storage Ring Princeton Review & USGBC Release 2013 Guide To 322 Green Colleges Collecting and Spending Carbon Emissions Revenue Garbage as Energy Commodity? Industry Booms in Europe New Plasmonic Polymer Solar Cells Achieve Record Efficiency Of …

Good News Agency: A culture of peace is emerging in all fields of human endeavour

Good News Agency A culture of peace is emerging in all fields of human endeavour   Good News Agency carries positive and constructive news from all over the world relating to voluntary work, the work of the United Nations, non governmental organizations and institutions engaged in improving the quality of life …

Clean Technica: Army Steamrolls $7 Billion In Renewable Energy Projects, Sequester Or No Sequester

Top cleantech news of the day from CleanTechnica, the world’s #1 cleantech or clean energy website: Army Steamrolls $7 Billion In Renewable Energy Projects, Sequester Or No Sequester Samsung And Scotland Join To Build Offshore Wind Turbine Prototype Nest Labs Acquires MyEnergy Offshore Wind Industry Will Become €130 Billion Annual Market …

National Grid to Keynote Energy Ocean

  Keynote Announced!  Utility Perspective: An Investment in the Future of Offshore Renewable Energy Ronald T. Gerwatowski Senior Vice President for Regulation & Pricing for National Grid National Grid is at the forefront of investing in offshore renewable energy projects. The utility has signed long-term power purchase agreements with Cape Wind …

Top Cleantech Stories Of The Day!

Top cleantech news of the day from CleanTechnica, the world’s #1 cleantech or clean energy website:   China Launches $16 Billion Rectification Of Beijing’s Pollution Crisis *Shared Renewables Could Supercharge California’s Clean Energy Economy Current Solar Module Efficiency Nowhere Near Its Potential, Especially Thin-Film Solar & CPV (Chart) Sungevity Helps Non-Profit …

The Challenge of Institutional Investment in Renewable Energy

David Nelson and Brendan Pierpont, Climate Policy Initiative, March 2013             Available via Creative Commons A move toward renewable energy sources will require significant long-term, low-cost investment. Policymakers, faced with fiscal constraints and a still-recovering financial system, have begun to look to institutional investors – principally pension funds and insurance …