energy Archive

4 Aug 2015

Pattern Energy takes full control of 283MW Gulf Wind project in US

Pattern Energy Group has acquired the remaining 170MW ownership stakes in the 283MW Gulf Wind project in Kenedy County, Texas, US. CTBR – News
2 Aug 2015

SunPower acquires 1.5GW of solar projects in US from Infigen Energy

SunPower has acquired 1.5GW of solar power projects under development in 11 US states from Infigen Energy. CTBR – News
2 Aug 2015

Powerful: Energy For Everyone (Film Review)

Green economy educator, spokesperson, and Ottawa councilman David Chernushenko takes his family and the viewer of Powerful: Energy for Everyone on a journey in this inspiring documentary. The documentary is styled as a lovely collection of vignettes on renewable systems.
2 Aug 2015

China Must Reduce Dependence On Coal To Achieve Energy Security

China must reduce its dependence on coal, and shift its attention to a variety of energy sources, if the country is to have long-term energy security. These are the primary findings from new research published by the
1 Aug 2015

Duke Energy Renewables acquires 50MW of solar projects in California

Duke Energy Renewables has acquired two solar projects in California, with a total power generating capacity of 50MW from Kruger Energy. CTBR – News
1 Aug 2015

Butterfly Flaps Its Wings, Sparks Solar Energy Breakthrough

Here’s a new twist on the “butterfly effect” leading to more lightweight, compact concentrated systems for solar energy harvesting — instead of hurricanes Butterfly Flaps Its Wings, Sparks Solar Energy Breakthrough was originally published on CleanTechnica. To
31 Jul 2015

Common Fatty Acid Could Yield High Density Energy Storage For Electric Vehicles

An energy storage research team at Georgia Tech has come up with a new capacitor material that rivals certain types of lithium-ion batteries Common Fatty Acid Could Yield High Density Energy Storage For Electric Vehicles was originally
6 Jul 2015

Denmark’s CIP raises €2bn for renewable energy investments

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has raised about DKK14.7bn (€2bn) for a new investment fund targeting renewable energy projects in Europe and North America. CTBR – News
5 Jul 2015

Wind Energy: Back Door For Fuel Cell Respectability?

So, have you heard the story of the boy who cried “fuel cell vehicle feasibility”? Don’t worry, this isn’t a re-telling. It’s an investigation of one of the hurdles fuel cells face in their quest for respect
3 Jul 2015

Gamesa, SunEdison sign MoU to develop 1GW of wind energy projects

Spanish wind turbines manufacturer Gamesa and US renewable energy firm SunEdison have agreed to form a new joint venture (JV) to develop up to 1GW of wind energy projects by 2018. CTBR – News