Tag Archives: clean energy

Bitcoin Tech Could Make Producing Clean Energy More Affordable

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Blockchain: The Cryptocurrency for Clean Energy  Since the cryptocurrency Bitcoin came into existence in 2009, it has been a game-changer for the finance industry. Using new blockchain technology, bitcoin allows consumers to exchange goods and services directly with one another in a safe, secure manner. Additionally, blockchain uses a “peer-to-peer” network, eliminating the need for a central bank or regulating ...

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Venture Capital Investment in Clean Energy Rising in Europe

As other investment opportunity windows appear to close, venture capitalists appear to be turning their attention to green technologies. In 2016, venture capitalists invested in clean energy at the fastest pace seen in the past nine years.

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New Report Urges World Bank to Invest in Clean Energy

A report from the Bank Information Centre (BIC) and worldwide partner organizations has found that the World Bank’s $5 billion policy loans are supporting investment in coal and other fossil fuels.

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Triodos Bank Leads the Way for Clean Energy Investment in Europe

Sustainable Dutch bank, Triodos Bank, completed the highest of clean energy investment deals during 2016, according to Clean Energy Pipeline’s Renewables Infrastructure Investment in Europe 2016 report.

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Hydropower May be Affected by Trump Presidency

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Donald Trump’s surprise victory in the Presidential election last month has left many across the nation stunned, including those in the hydropower industry.

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Solar Jobs: Future Presidential Support for Clean Energy Uncertain

Democratic Presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, back in September said if she were to become president, she would deploy half a billion more solar panels as part of her job creation plan. Although she embraced climate change as the crux of her job-creation plan, the same is not true for President-elect Donald Trump.

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Creating Affordable Green Energy through Collaborative Purchasing

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What’s the first thing that pops into your mind when you think of solar energy? Space stations? Tiny homes? Huge urban buildings? For Dr. Christopher Wedding it’s about affordability. In a recent article published on the g-bit blog, Dr. Wedding, co-founder and CEO of g-bit, writes about how the cost of solar power can be reduced by using group purchasing ...

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