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Nonhydro renewables surpassed hydropower generation for 8 months

07/31/2014 Nonhydro renewable energy sources have consecutively surpassed hydropowe...

NY Gov. Cuomo: $250M available for renewable energy projects

07/30/2014 New York state is setting aside $250 million to invest in wind farms, hy...

Saft supplies energy storage system for Hawaiian utility

07/25/2014 Industrial battery manufacturer, Saft, was awarded a multi-million dolla...

SMUD receives new FERC operating license for hydroelectric power plant

07/24/2014 The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) received a new 50-year ...

Only 146 MW of new electric capacity commissioned in June

07/21/2014 June was a slow month for deployment of new electric power generation as...

Energy Northwest to provide O&M services to hydroelectric power project

07/21/2014 Energy Northwest will provide operations and maintenance (O&M) servi...

Walmart, HP, Facebook and GM want to change how renewable energy is purchased

07/11/2014 More than a dozen U.S. companies have joined together to create an initi...

DOE opens $4bn loan guarantee for renewables, energy efficiency projects

07/03/2014 The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) made up to $4 billion in loan guaran...

Hydroelectric power plant opens 10 months after flood

07/03/2014 The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation said the Big Thompson hydroelectric power...

Video: Alstom board approves GE bid to buy power business

06/24/2014 The board of Alstom SA has unanimously approved GE's $17 billion offer t...

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