energy Archive

23 May 2015

What Are Clean Energy & Energy Efficiency Doing To Oil Prices?

At Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week this year, there was a lot of talk about low oil prices and how they may (or may not) be threatening cleantech investments. One thing that I think was not emphasized enough
21 May 2015

Eos Energy Storage closes $23m funding round for Aurora batteries

Eos Energy Storage has closed a $ 23m equity financing round to scale up commercial manufacturing of its grid-scale Aurora battery systems. CTBR – News
21 May 2015

Minesto secures €13m funding from Welsh Government for marine energy project

Minesto has secured €13m investment from the Welsh Government to support the roll out of its marine energy project in Holyhead Wales. CTBR – News
19 May 2015

Pattern Energy acquires two wind power projects in US

Pattern Energy has acquired two operational wind power projects in the US from Wind Capital Group, which have a power generation capacity of 351MW. CTBR – News
19 May 2015

Invenergy secures financing for 200MW wind energy project in Kansas, US

Invenergy Wind has secured debt and tax equity project financing for the 200MW Buckeye wind farm in the US state of Kansas. CTBR – News
18 May 2015

Solar Energy Ladder Can Help Communities Climb Out Of Energy Poverty

Originally published on RMI Outlet. By Laurie Guevara-​Stone Access to electricity is crucial for sustainable economic development. Yet 1.3 billion people around the world live without basic access to electricity. Many of these people rely on unhealthy
16 May 2015

Solar A Long-Term Energy Solution, States MIT Study

Many of us already believed solar power was one of our best options as a long-term energy solution. Now a massive study on solar power by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has come to two primary
16 May 2015

UK Renewable Energy Investment And Generation Surges In 2014

A new report shows that renewable energy investment in the United Kingdom hit a record high in 2014, with electricity generated from renewables increasing by 20% as well. In fact, in 2014, not only did renewable energy
16 May 2015

IFC provides $60m loan for Turkish energy efficiency projects

Turkey-based Finans Leasing has secured a $ 60m loan from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) for sustainable energy efficiency projects. CTBR – News
15 May 2015

Invenergy starts commercial operations of Illinois energy storage project

Invenergy has commenced commercial operations of its 31.5MW Grand Ridge energy storage project in La Salle County, Illinois, US. CTBR – News