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NAB launches first Australian climate bond

NAB launches first Australian climate bond | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
The first local climate bond is set to give a $150 million boost to renewable energy investment.
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Public Utilities Should Embrace Renewable Energy Revolution, Not Get Run Over By It » EcoWatch

Public Utilities Should Embrace Renewable Energy Revolution, Not Get Run Over By It » EcoWatch | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
The U.S. electricity sector will be unrecognizable in 20 years. How fast it changes will be a big factor in how large a price is paid for climate change
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NRG Energy swings to profit on renewables growth - MarketWatch

NRG Energy swings to profit on renewables growth - MarketWatch | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
NRG Energy swings to profit on renewables growth
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NRG Energy Inc. said Friday that it swung to a profit in the December quarter, as favorable margins helped earnings more than double in its renewables segment.
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Ready For Its Global Solar Flight, Solar Impulse With Omega Show How Innovation Can Change The World

Ready For Its Global Solar Flight, Solar Impulse With Omega Show How Innovation Can Change The World | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Dr Bertrand Piccard, together with the help of Omega, is making history once again with Solar Impulse, a solar-powered airplane that will set off on an around-the-world flight any day now, after 12 years of feasibility studies, design and...
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Artificial Photosynthesis Could Soon Be Key To Widespread Adoption Of ... - Huffington Post

Artificial Photosynthesis Could Soon Be Key To Widespread Adoption Of ... - Huffington Post | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Solar and wind power have one thing in common besides being renewable: When the sun isn’t shining or the wind isn’t blowing, they don’t generate electricity. But artificial photosynthesis may someday help change that.
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World Energy Outlook hides the real potential of renewables - EnergyPost.eu

World Energy Outlook hides the real potential of renewables - EnergyPost.eu | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
The IEA's World Energy Outlook consistently forecasts too low growth for renewables. Time for the IEA to acknowledge hat its assumptions need correcting.
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Today's press - Latest renewables news hot off the press - 11/03/2015 - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism

Today's press - Latest renewables news hot off the press - 11/03/2015 - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Today's press - Latest renewables news hot off the press - 11/03/2015 - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
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United States fact of the day

United States fact of the day | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Percentage of annual net electricity generation by renewables in 1948: 32 Percentage of annual net electricity generation by renewables in 2005: 11 The main difference of course is the fall in the relative import of hydroelectric power.
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From ‘food vs energy’ to ‘food and energy’ | Forum for the Future

From ‘food vs energy’ to ‘food and energy’ | Forum for the Future | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Why would you ever put solar on prime agricultural land?
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The business case for off-grid energy in India

The business case for off-grid energy in India | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
The Climate Group, in partnership with Goldman Sachs Center for Environmental Markets, has published a flagship study to identify promising off-grid energy business models in India with the greatest potential for scale-up.
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World-first wave energy project in WA

World-first wave energy project in WA | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
The world's first wave-energy farm connected to a national electricity grid has been switched on in Western Australia.
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Conversion to Renewable Energy is Going Too Slow to Avoid Catastrophe – Part 4 - OB Rag

Conversion to Renewable Energy is Going Too Slow to Avoid Catastrophe – Part 4 - OB Rag | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Grassroots and Progressive views on local, national and world news
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RET negotiations set industry back 12 years: Clean Energy Finance Corporation

RET negotiations set industry back 12 years: Clean Energy Finance Corporation | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
The Abbott government's efforts to scale back the renewable energy target (RET) have set the industry back 12 years, a Senate estimates hearing has heard.
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Rwanda to officially open first utility-scale solar field in East Africa ~ The Helmet News The Helmet News

Rwanda to officially open first utility-scale solar field in East Africa ~ The Helmet News The Helmet News | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
ICYMI, here's some more good news for renewables, out of East Africa: http://t.co/HAakyY2S38 @350Africa #solar http://t.co/0HdsDSpDIC
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New curtailment rules cast pall over Japanese renewables industry - Recharge (subscription)

New curtailment rules cast pall over Japanese renewables industry - Recharge (subscription) | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
New curtailment rules cast pall over Japanese renewables industry
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Even at $10/barrel, oil can’t match solar on cost

Even at $10/barrel, oil can’t match solar on cost | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Major Gulf bank says oil cannot compete against latest solar prices, even at $10/barrel. It predicts massive investment in solar and wind in coming years, as Gulf region seeks to become centre for...
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The $154 Million Question – Pipeline vs. Energy Efficiency and Renewables? - Energy Efficiency Markets

The $154 Million Question – Pipeline vs. Energy Efficiency and Renewables? - Energy Efficiency Markets | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Richard Faesy, of Energy Futures Group, explains why Vermont would benefit more from energy efficiency and renewables than a new natural gas pipeline.
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Schneider: Nuclear power is risky and unprofitable | Environment | DW.DE | 09.03.2015

Schneider: Nuclear power is risky and unprofitable | Environment | DW.DE | 09.03.2015 | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Mycle Schneider, an expert on nuclear energy, expects bankruptcy in the nuclear industry and "substantial security risks."
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Panorama - Renewable Energy Party established to lobby for Australian renewables sector - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism

Panorama - Renewable Energy Party established to lobby for Australian renewables sector - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
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Niche no More: Renewables Set to Power 25% of Everything in 2018

Niche no More: Renewables Set to Power 25% of Everything in 2018 | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
On the heels of President Obama’s climate change speech, comes word that the renewable energy market will grow by 40 percent in the next five years.
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A Solar Battery Knockout? | Renewables content from TDWorld

A Solar Battery Knockout? | Renewables content from TDWorld | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Has solar-plus-storage become the long-feared one-two knockout blow for electric utilities?
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Google Is Making Its Biggest Ever Bet on Renewable Energy

Google Is Making Its Biggest Ever Bet on Renewable Energy | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Google is investing $300 million in SolarCity fund to help finance 25,000 rooftop power plants http://t.co/al5XExk9vV http://t.co/eVEDilEK90
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Could 2015 Be the Year of Renewables?

Could 2015 Be the Year of Renewables? | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
Across the world, countries are showing ways to move beyond fossil fuel dependency and catapult us into a green energy future.
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A courageous renewables pioneer: Dr. Hermann Scheer

A courageous renewables pioneer: Dr. Hermann Scheer | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
An idea which does not look crazy at first sight is worth nothing. - Albert Einstein One can not remember this special man enough.
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Solar energy to be cheapest power source in 10 years

Solar energy to be cheapest power source in 10 years | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
A steep decline in the price of photovoltaics has been predicted by a think tank, which will make solar energy the cheapest source of electricity.
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Smart grids spearheading renewables in Thames Valley - Business Reporter

Smart grids spearheading renewables in Thames Valley - Business Reporter | Innovations for renewables | Scoop.it
The UK government is committed to achieving and 80 per cent reduction in CO2 emissions by 2050 and has been investing in smart grid projects as way of reaching these targets.



The Thames Valley

Via Chuck Sherwood, Senior Associate, TeleDimensions, Inc
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