Where will the industry stumble and where will it thrive? We asked executives at major renewable energy companies to talk to us about their worries, fears and concerns as we head into 2016.
Senegal plans to build as much as 200 MW of solar power, with at least half of that up and running within two years, after joining an International Finance Corp. (IFC) program designed to promote wider use of clean energy in sub-Saharan Africa.
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) said it has signed a $15 million loan agreement with Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to set up a geothermal power station in the island country.
Startup Powerhive, a company that provides off-grid energy access to people in emerging markets said on January 25 that it completed a Series A $20M financing round led by Prelude Ventures with participation from Caterpillar Ventures, Total Energy Vent…
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The potential of renewable energy in India – and the price tag needed to realize it – was highlighted on Jan. 20 by a panel of energy and financing experts.
A deal has been signed today to kick-start the waste-to-energy sector in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Clean energy may offer respite to South Wales steel workers, who face losing their jobs because of a round of layoffs at Tata Steel Ltd.’s plant in Port Talbot.
A solar company has won the prestigious Zayed Future Energy Prize for its work in bringing electricity to power-starved areas of Tanzania.
Global solar installations will reach 64.7 GW in 2016 according to to Mercom Capital Group, a clean energy communications and research firm based in Texas.
IHI Corp., a Japanese maker of heavy equipment, is promoting a method to increase the ratio of woody biomass that’s able to be burned at coal-fired power plants amid increasing pressure to curb the carbon dioxide emissions that result from power generation.
Four renewable energy projects in developing countries have secured vital funding loans totalling $46 million.
A French engineering company will use solar panels to power an innovative desalination demonstration project in Abu Dhabi operated by clean energy group Masdar.
The Cook Islands in the South Pacific is on track to become 100 percent renewable by 2020, it was revealed on Jan. 17.
Doubling the share of solar, wind and other renewables in the energy mix would boost global economic growth by as much as 1.1 percent by 2030, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency.
Nearly 200 national governments have committed to make cuts in greenhouse gas emissions in an ambitious global deal. But the task will in many ways fall to cities, states and provinces.
In 2015, the industry made landmark strides in the eventual global transition to a sustainable energy future.
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With the rise in India’s energy demands, leading organizations have confirmed that a wide-ranging portfolio of cost-competitive technologies will be needed to satisfy increasing demand for energy while meeting climate policy and other societal goals.
Siemens said on Dec. 4 that it will supply five of its 6 MW offshore wind turbines for a floating wind farm that Statoil is developing in Scottish waters about 15 miles off the coast of Peterhead in Aberdeenshire.