Cleantechnology Business Review Archive

24 Jul 2014

Global solar power market revenues to double by 2020: report

A new report from Frost & Sullivan predicts that the global solar power market revenues are set to reach $ 137.02bn by 2020, an increase of two-fold compared to 2013 revenues of $ 59.84bn. CTBR – News
24 Jul 2014

UK introduces biomass scientific calculator

The UK Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) has launched a scientific calculator that will investigate the impact on carbon emissions of biomass sourced from North America to generate energy. CTBR – News
24 Jul 2014

Gamesa wins two wind turbine supply contracts in Brazil

Spain-based Gamesa has secured two wind turbine supply contracts in Brazil, totaling 214MW. CTBR – News
24 Jul 2014

Wind power will deliver 7.3% of global electricity by 2018: report

A new report by Navigant Research has revealed that wind power will deliver 7.3% of the global electricity by 2018. CTBR – News
23 Jul 2014

EIB lends €71m to Tauron for Polish renewable energy projects

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will lend up to €71m to TauronPolska Energia for its renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in southern Poland. CTBR – News
23 Jul 2014

Consumers Energy plans four new anaerobic digester farms in US

Consumers Energy has selected four Michigan farms to generate renewable energy with anaerobic digesters. CTBR – News
23 Jul 2014

UK offers £10m to improve energy efficiency and reduce electricity demand

The UK Government has announced a £10m funding for business, industry and other organisations to help improve energy efficiency and reduce electricity demand. CTBR – News
23 Jul 2014

Dong Energy to sell stake in German offshore wind project

Dong Energy has agreed to sell 50% of its stake in a German offshore wind farm project to a consortium of Danish pension funds. CTBR – News
22 Jul 2014

Alstom to supply turbines for Umburanas wind project in Brazil

Alstom has secured a contract, worth about €320m, from Renova Energia to supply 127 turbines for the Umburanas wind farm complex in Brazil. CTBR – News
22 Jul 2014

NRG Energy acquires Spanish Town Estate solar project in US Virgin Islands

NRG Energy has acquired the 4MW AC Spanish Town Estate solar project on the island of St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands (USVI) from Toshiba International. CTBR – News