Channel News Asia World energy system adapting to changing global dynamics: report Channel News Asia SINGAPORE - BP has released its annual Statistical Review of World Energy, and it shows a world energy system adapting to changing global dynamics...
Back in 2007, amid a boom in US corn-based ethanol, researchers at Kansas State University released a sobering study involving distillers grains—the mash that's left over after corn has been fermented and distilled into ethanol.
Solar panels are one of the least cost-effective ways of combating climate change and will take 100 years to pay back their installation costs, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics) warned yesterday.
RIL is in the process of raising close to a billion dollars from global financial institutions and banks including JP Morgan, Wells Fargo and Citi. (It is hard to forget that foundation of Reliance is on TAX Evasion and Corruption.
BELMONT, Calif., Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE), a leading worldwide solar energy services provider today announced the closing of a $100.4 million non-recourse debt financing arrangement with the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government's development finance institution and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group. The debt proceeds will be used in Chile for the construction of a 50.7 MWp solar power plant, to inject energy directly into the Central Interconnected System (SIC), selling all its production in the spot market (merchant solar).
OPIC is providing $62.9 million of debt, IFC is providing a parallel loan of U.S. $37.5 million and Rabobank is providing a local Chilean Peso VAT facility for the equivalent of U.S. $25.6 million.
Interconnection of the 50.7 MWp plant is expected to take place during the first quarter of 2014. Once completed, the project, called "San Andres" and located in the Atacama region, is set to become the largest solar photovoltaic merchant plant in Latin America in 2014 and one of the largest in the world.
Ghana Business News Global investments in renewable energy drop to $244b in 2012 spyghana.com Investments previously made in the sector including small hydro-electric projects were $227 billion in 2010, $168 billion in 2009, $172 billion in 2008,...
The World Economic Forum (WEF) is a Geneva-based non-profit organization best known for its Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, the Annual Meeting of New Champions in China (Summer Davos) and the Summit on the Global Agenda in Dubai.
The Next Solar Power Boom Is Coming - CNBC.com CNBC.com "There will be a resurgence" of solar after a manufacturing shakeout, Jason Channell, director of Investment research and analysis at Citigroup, told CNBC.
Solar Energy In The Australian Outback – At 8c/kWh CleanTechnica An Australian solar thermal technology developer says it can provide concentrated solar thermal energy to outback and remote locations for just 8c/kWh, and hopes to sign for its first...