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What 2014 Meant For Wind In 5 Graphics

Published on January 29th, 2015 | by AWEA

AWEA Blog By Emily Williams How much was installed in 2014? In 2014, 4,854 megawatts (MW) were installed in the US – over four times more new wind energy than in 2013. There were about 2,500 ... Read More


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Keystone XL Bill Passes Senate

Published on January 29th, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert

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The bitterly controversial Keystone XL pipeline bill has just come one step closer to becoming law. The Republican-led US Senate passed an $8 billion bill an hour ago (Thursday afternoon, January 29) to approve construction of the ... Read More


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Latin America Solar Market Grew 370% In 2014

Published on January 29th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill

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New figures released by GTM Research show that the Latin America solar PV market grew by 370% in 2014, installing a total of 625 MW. Latin America comprises Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean, ... Read More


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Georgia & Florida Ending Solar Lease Bans?

Published on January 29th, 2015 | by James Ayre

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Georgia’s long ban on solar leases may finally be approaching its end, with third-party financing for on-site residential and commercial solar arrays possibly set to become legal once again, according to recent reports. The news is based ... Read More


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American Wind Energy Rebounded In 2014: AWEA

Published on January 29th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill

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The American Wind Energy Association has released its fourth quarter 2014 wind energy industry report, and it was good news for the American wind energy industry in 2014, with more than four times more wind energy ... Read More


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GE And Statoil To Develop Sustainable Energy Solutions

Published on January 29th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill

Energy Statoil and multinational GE announced a new collaboration between the two companies on Wednesday, aimed at developing more environmentally and economically sustainable energy solutions “to help fuel the future.” But this announcement doesn’t involve developing ... Read More


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Qatar Close To Opening 200 MW Solar Tender

Published on January 29th, 2015 | by James Ayre

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The sovereign state of Qatar is getting close to opening its long-delayed 200-megawatt solar tender, according to recent reports. Despite being first mentioned all the way back in late 2012, the solar tender has yet to ... Read More


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