Mexico Sets Forward As Word Leader On Renewables And Energy Reform

Wind and Solar reportedly have a huge potential in Mexico’s liberalised energy markets and the reforms are being seen as a key to expanding energy. Continue reading

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Wind Power Surpasses Nuclear in the UK for the First Time

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The wind farms in the UK achieved an incredible feat of providing more electricity than its eight nuclear power stations for the first time across a quarter. The feat was achieved in the first three months of 2018, and also marking the first time that wind had surpassed nuclear in the country. Continue reading

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Global Hydropower Sees Monumental Growth in 2017 Reports IHA

Hydroelectric power had a banner year in 2017 with a record of 4,185TWh generated worldwide, according to International Hydropower Association’s (IHA’s) 2018 Hydropower Status Report. Continue reading

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Blue Energy Plan Conserves Cloud Forests And Boosts Hydropower

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Deforestation takes a toll on food security, clean water, and the livelihoods of local communities. While many companies are working on lowering their impact on the environment, would it make a difference if they were convinced that investing in restoration could help them in the long run? Continue reading

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GE Renewable Energy Enters Chilean Market With First Wind Deal

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GE Renewable Energy, the renewable arm of US conglomerate General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) recently unveiled a 21.8MW deal for wind turbines for the first time in Chile. This is the first wind project of the company in Chile with Arroyo Energy Compañía de Energías Renovables Limitada. Continue reading

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Australia’s Biggest Wind Farm Set to Be Built between Geelong and Ballarat

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The southern hemisphere is all set to build the biggest wind farm, which would be around 130 kilometres west of Melbourne and would power an estimated half a million homes by 2025, provided the Andrews government gives the approval. The proposed wind farm is expected to be built between the Ballarat and Geelong and would course across 167 kilometres of farmland. Continue reading

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Apple Powered 100% By Renewable Energy

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Apple Park, Cupertino. CA. Credit: YouTube

Apple released its latest 12th Annual Supplier Responsibility Progress Report in March for 2018, which highlighted how India supplier, Winstron had met the milestone of Zero Waste to Landfill certification. The report also highlighted that all of Apple’s iPhone final assembly sites were also certified as Zero Waste to Landfill, and presented the new programs that promoted health and education awareness. Continue reading

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Wind Energy Surges Reflected In New Energy Market Reports

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Over the last few years, the electricity consumption in the European Union has reportedly decoupled from economic growth. This is clearly reflected in the EU’s latest reports on the gas and electricity markets that include 2017 (last quarter), and have just been published. The reports contain a wide range of data about the electricity and gas supply and usage in the EU. Continue reading

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Google Achieves 100% Renewable Energy Milestone Officially

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Tech Giant, Google is reported to have achieved meeting it’s renewable energy purchases and is also believed to have exceeded the amount of electricity used in its operations last year. In an announcement this week, Google said that it held contracts to buy 3GW of output from renewable energy projects, which are reported to be the most renewable energy till date to be purchased by a corporate entity. Continue reading

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Renewable Energy Powers More Than 100 Cities Globally

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Sources of renewable energy. Credit: Public Domain/Kenueone

Governments all over the world are transcending towards renewable sources of energy instead of using oil and gas produced from fossil fuels. Continue reading

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