Tag Archives: clean energy

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

Hydropower

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

Green Energy

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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Apple, Facebook, Google Band Together to Support Clean Energy Availability

Clean Energy

On May 28th, Apple, Facebooke, and Google set aside industry differences and co-signed a letter as TechNet opposing House Bill 332, which is seeking out major changes to North Carolina’s current renewable and efficient energy policies. North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association (NCSEA) is backing the brands’ opposition as it support their long-standing fight for access to clean energy and promotion ...

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Clean Energy from inside a Pipe? Hydropower Takes on a Brand New Form

Hydropower

Clean technology has taken many shapes today, but one up-and-coming shape is that of a tube—more specifically, a water pipeline. Producing clean energy from the inside part of a pipeline is being heralded as the latest way to help the environment. It’s the premise of a new hydropower technology called the LucidPipe Power System, and it’s providing a more renewable ...

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