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Indian Coal Company Plans 1 Gigawatt Of Solar Power

Published on October 9th, 2015 | by Jake Richardson


Originally published on Solar Love. Coal India Limited (CIL) is reportedly planning to construct solar power projects in a number of areas of India totaling one gigawatt of capacity. CIL wants to reduce its carbon footprint [&hellip... Read More

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US Renewable Energy Generation Reaches Historic Levels

Published on October 9th, 2015 | by NRDC


Originally published on NRDC. Energy efficiency remains key to “tectonic shift” in America’s energy sector. America’s reliance on wind, solar, and other renewable sources of energy has reached historic levels and is poised to make even [&hellip... Read More



Solar Decathlon 2015 Kicks Off

Published on October 9th, 2015 | by Guest Contributor

Originally published on Green Building Elements by Dawn Killough Solar Decathlon 2015, a design and build competition involving university teams from around the globe, kicked off today with keynote speaker US Secretary of Energy Dr. Ernest Moniz. [&hellip... Read More

Community Solar


Community Owned Solar Comes To Vancouver

Published on October 9th, 2015 | by Roy L Hales


Originally published on the ECOreport. Three quarters of Denmark’s wind turbines are owned by co-operatives. There are probably more than a thousand clean energy co-operatives in Germany. [1. AEE said 888, with around 140 new co-ops being added per [&hellip... Read More

Smart Grid


German Outages Are 12 Minutes Per Customer/Year

Published on October 9th, 2015 | by Roy L Hales


Originally published on the ECOreport. On any given day, half a million North Americans go through a blackout that lasts 2 to 4 hours. The US economy loses $150 billion a year through these incidents. Meanwhile, on the [&hellip... Read More

Policy & Politics


ASEAN Countries Adopt Renewable Energy Target

Published on October 9th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal

Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations have taken a collective decision to increase the share of renewable energy in the region’s fuel mix.  Energy ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) [&hellip... Read More



#1 Kid Biking City In Nationwide Challenge

Published on October 9th, 2015 | by Cynthia Shahan

Originally posted on Bikocity. It is month #6 of an 8-month evaluation and inquiry set on naming the best U.S. city for “everyday biking.” This past month focused on choosing the “#1 kid biking city.” PeopleForBikes is [&hellip... Read More

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US Now Has Over 1,000 “Bicycle Friendly Businesses”

Published on October 9th, 2015 | by Cynthia Shahan

Originally published on Bikocity. Bicycling is enjoying a renaissance with high growth worldwide, and certainly notable growth in the US. Things have improved in the 21st century, with more than 1,050 visionary local businesses now included in the “Bicycle [&hellip... Read More

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