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About 10 Dakota Access protesters arrested By Terray Sylvester CANNON BALL, N.D., Feb 22 (Reuters) – Several dozen demonstrators, the last holdouts from a mass protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline, faced off against riot police on Wednesday as they defied a deadline to end their months-long occupation of an encampment on federal land. Police arrested […] The post Dakota Access protesters face police standoff, deadline passes appeared first on The American Energy …
The growing US solar market has just had its biggest year ever. In 2016, the US market almost doubled its previous annual record for newly installed capacity, with a whopping 14,626 megawatts of solar PV (solar panels) installed within the year, GTM has reported. The growth is stunning, and it means that the United States…
02.23 / 01:22
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The size of the battery is so thin (2-3 millimeters) that it is a prime candidate for use in microsatellites, including…
The group gets some administrative aid from the state. But some argue that, with Vermont Yankee up for sale, it's time for the panel to hire its own experts. The post Citizens panel wants help to deal with Vermont Yankee sale appeared first on…
02.23 / 00:38
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Gregory Gatta to run Philadelphia Energy Solutions By Jarrett Renshaw NEW YORK, Feb 22 (Reuters) – Philadelphia Energy Solutions has tapped chief operating officer Gregory Gatta as its next chief executive officer, the refining company said on Wednesday. Gatta, 41, an investment professional who worked at various private equity firms including Basso Capital Management and […] The post Philadelphia Energy Solutions taps its COO to lead company appeared first on The American…
Exxon de-booking includes entire 3.5 billion bitumen reserves at Kearl CALGARY, Alberta, Feb 22 (Reuters) – U.S. oil major Exxon Mobil Corp has revised down its proved crude reserves by 3.3 billion barrels of oil equivalent as a result of low oil prices throughout 2016, a company filing showed on Wednesday. The de-booking includes the […] The post Exxon revises down oil and gas reserves by 3.3 billion barrels appeared first on The American Energy…
A new report suggests LNG prices will remain low well beyond 2020, further eroding Canada’s ambitions to become a prominent exporter of the super-cooled gas in coming y…
Remaining Dakota Access protesters prepared for arrests By Terray Sylvester CANNON BALL, N.D., Feb 22 (Reuters) – A few dozen demonstrators opposed to the Dakota Access pipeline defied a Wednesday deadline to leave a protest camp they have occupied for months to demand an end to construction of the project, saying they were prepared to […] The post Dozens defy deadline to leave Dakota Access protest camp appeared first on The American Energy…
My home country of New Zealand is a world leader in renewable energy generation, effective energy markets, and robust policies for electricity security. This is related to the unique natural resource base and geography of New Zealand, according to a new assessment report from the International Energy Agency (IEA). Renewable energy comprised 80.2% of New Zealand’s …
02.22 / 23:03
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SunLink Corporation was selected by Swinerton Renewable Energy (SRE) to supply its GeoPro fixed tilt solution in connection with a 165 MW portfolio of solar ground mount projects located in the panhandle of Florida. Coronal Energy™, powered by Panasonic, is constructing the three projects on Department of Defense property as part of the Gulf Coast Solar Center Portfolio in cooperation with the U.S. Airforce, U.S. Navy and Gulf…
02.22 / 22:48
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MAINTAINS FOCUS ON BUILDING PRODUCTS THAT LAST TAILORED TO CUSTOMER…
02.22 / 22:48
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Little is known about the heaviest, radioactive elements in Mendeleev's table. But an extremely sensitive technique involving laser light and gas jets makes it possible for the very first time to gain insight into their atomic and nuclear…
02.22 / 22:31
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TransCanada Mainline takes natural gas from western Canada to southern Ontario CALGARY, Alberta, Feb 22 (Reuters) – TransCanada Corp said on Wednesday it plans to offer a flat toll on its Mainline system that takes natural gas from western Canada to southern Ontario, three months after shippers balked at the previous varied toll structure that they […] The post TransCanada Mainline open season launched for flat toll system appeared first on The American Energy …
Ultra Petroleum filed for Chapter 11 protection last April By Jim Christie Feb 22 (Reuters) – A judge has crushed the hopes of a group of investors in Ultra Petroleum Inc, a bankrupt natural gas company, who had sought to collect a $300 million windfall because a clerk entered a court order on the wrong […] The post Judge bars Ultra Petroleum investors from collecting on $300 million clerical error appeared first on The American Energy…
Altorfer, a Caterpillar dealer, has commissioned a 1,000 kW solar photovoltaic system in Rantoul, IL. The array will help fulfill a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Illinois Municipal Electric agency (IMEA). IMEA is an Illinois government entity that consists of 32 municipal electric ... Read more... The post Caterpillar Installs Solar Platform in Rantoul, IL appeared first on Energy Manager…
02.22 / 21:31
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Commodity markets will probably stay in a 'holding pattern' until there are hard data showing real demand and shrinking stockpiles to support the recent price…
Surveys of Great Plains mayors show policies push “conservation,” “air quality,” “energy savings” -- Read more on…
02.22 / 19:59
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Mississippi Power Co. says the power plant it's building in Kemper County will be cheaper to run on natural gas than on its planned fuel of lignite coal unless gas prices are…
02.22 / 19:59
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A bill undoing a 2015 law that froze electric rate reviews died swiftly this legislative session, but opponents of the law, including former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, said Tuesday it's not too late to see it…
02.22 / 19:59
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The current installation of the so far largest solar power plant in Zimbabwe, with a total capacity of 216 kWp, marks a major turning point in the history of energy supply in…
02.22 / 19:59
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