project Archive

19 Apr 2014

Sahara Forest Project Grows Food, And Biofuel

We’ve been following the Sahara Forest Project in Qatar since 2008, but somehow we missed an interesting connection with the US Department of Energy. The connection is the Energy Department’s Algae Biomass Consortium, of which the Sahara
19 Apr 2014

‘MatHero’ Project to Create Greener Organic Solar Cells

A new project coordinated by Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), called “MatHero”, aims at making organic photovoltaics competitive to their inorganic counterparts by enhancing the efficiency of organic solar cells, reducing their production costs and increasing their life-time.
19 Apr 2014

SPG Solar SunSeeker delivered for utility solar project in Arizona

SPG Solar, a leading provider of single-axis solar tracker solutions, has successfully completed the on-time delivery of the SunSeeker tracker to a 50+ MW DC system in Gila Bend, Arizona. CTBR – News
17 Apr 2014

Danish Project to Make Polymer Solar Cells More Profitable

Project Megawatt intends to make polymer solar cells profitable enough to allow power generation from polymer solar cells to compete on market terms with traditional coal-fired power plants. Read more » The Daily Fusion
17 Apr 2014

HASI and Sol Systems announce debt financing for distributed solar project developers

Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital (HASI) has partnered with Sol Systems to jointly originate, structure and fund up to $ 100m of construction and term debt financing for developers and owners of distributed solar projects in the
17 Apr 2014

Smart Grid Project Completed in New York

The Energy Department yesterday recognized the completion of New York Independent System Operator’s (NYISO) smart grid and control center project in Rensselaer, New York. Read more » The Daily Fusion
16 Apr 2014

North Wales selects Wheelabrator for waste treatment project

North Wales has named a subsidiary of Waste Management, the Wheelabrator Technologies as the preferred bidder for the £600m North Wales Residual Waste Treatment Project (NWRWTP). CTBR – News
15 Apr 2014

Vattenfall installs first turbine at DanTysk offshore wind project

Vattenfall has completed the installation of first turbine at the DanTysk offshore wind project in the German North Sea. CTBR – News
13 Apr 2014

Blue Earth sells Hawaii solar project to Kenyon Energy

Blue Earth, a renewable energy and energy efficiency services company, announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell our recently commissioned, Waianae, solar facility to Kenyon Energy. CTBR – News
10 Apr 2014

U.S. Geothermal to buy Geysers project in California

U.S. Geothermal has signed a stock purchase agreement with Ram Power to acquire Geysers project, located in the broader Geysers geothermal field in Sonoma County, California, for $ 6.4m in cash. CTBR – News