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27 Aug 2015

NTR buys Quixwood Moor wind farm in Scotland from Banks Renewables

Irish renewable energy investor NTR has acquired the 24MW Quixwood Moor wind project in Berwickshire, Scotland from Banks Renewables. CTBR – News
22 Aug 2015

Electric Supercar From China’s Netflix in The Works

Originally published on Gas2. By Steve Hanley LeTV is developing an electric car to “take on Tesla.” Dubbed Le Supercar, it was partially revealed to the public for the first time this week. If you live outside of China,
18 Aug 2015

Nitrous Oxide Emissions From US Corn Belt Greatly Underestimated

The emissions of nitrous oxide, a potent greenhouse gas, from agricultural operations in the central United States may be greatly underestimated, and in some instances are as much as 40% higher than previously thought, according to a
15 Aug 2015

A Sincere Accounting Of The Costs & Benefits Of Electric Vehicles, Part 4: From The Ground To The Sky

Brian Kent is a Nissan LEAF owner who is about to embark on a negative-carbon US road trip to all 48 contiguous states. (You can help fund the cause via that IndieGogo link.) He has written an
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
1 Aug 2015

Iberdrola signs deal to sell output from Tule wind farm to Southern California Edison

Iberdrola Renewables has agreed to sell power from a 132MW wind farm in California, US, to Southern California Edison (SCE). CTBR – News
1 Aug 2015

78% Of German Electricity Came From Renewables On July 25

Originally published on Solar Love. On Saturday, July 25, 2015, Germany got 78% of its electricity from renewables. That performance eclipsed the old record of 74% set in May 2014. How did the country do that? First,
31 Jul 2015

Hydro Ottawa buys 10 hydroelectric facilities from Fortis

Hydro Ottawa has acquired 10 run-of-the-river hydroelectric plants in Ontario and New York from Fortis. CTBR – News
7 Jul 2015

TerraForm to buy 930MW of wind portfolio from Invenergy for $2bn

Renewable energy firm TerraForm Power has agreed to acquire a 930MW contracted wind portfolio in North America from Invenergy for $ 2bn. CTBR – News
29 Jun 2015

Bluesummer Electric Carsharing From Bolloré & PSA Peugeot Citroën

Originally published on EV Obsession. The Bolloré Group and PSA Peugeot Citroën are partnering to help each other on the path to becoming leading players in the carsharing market, according to recent reports. The two companies signed