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Nestle recycles chocolates into electricity

Nestle UK Turning Unsold, Rejected Chocolates Into Electricity

Published on November 23rd, 2014 | by Mridul Chadha


Nestle’s Fawdon-based confectionary factory has installed a 200 kW power generation unit that converts leftover chocolates and residual raw material used for making confectionaries into electricity. The unit is based on anaerobic digestion that generates methane ... Read More

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India’s Largest Power Producer Expands Solar Energy Plans

Published on November 23rd, 2014 | by Mridul Chadha

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State governments across India are implementing highly ambitious plans to rapidly expand solar power generation capacity. While a few are roping in private sector companies, most are opting for large government-owned companies with proven track records ... Read More

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Gujarat Solar Park

India Eyes 100 GW Solar Power Capacity By 2022

Published on November 23rd, 2014 | by Smiti Mittal


While we have reported recently that India has hiked its solar power capacity target by five times and seeks to install 100 GW capacity by 2022, we’ll now consider some of the aspects of this enormous target. India’s ... Read More

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Philip Brennan of Echogen Power Systems

Solar & Waste Heat (TalkSolar Podcast)

Published on November 22nd, 2014 | by Beth Bond

Leveraging waste heat is a model for making any energy production more efficient. In the TalkSolar podcast below, I interview Phil Brennan, I his company’s technology fits in with the solar equation and the DOE project that is exploring waste heat ... Read More

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