Renewable energy


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Offshore Wind Moving Forward in VA

Monday, April 2, 2012

VA continues to push forward on offshore wind by approving plans for construction of a 5MW wind turbine in the Chesapeake Bay. Read More

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Offshore Wind Energy in SC Moving Forward

Monday, April 2, 2012

SC begins work with the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to lay the foundation for future leasing activities related to offshore wind. Read More

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Solar power challenges Georgia power

Monday, April 2, 2012

Solar issues continue to heat up in GA over 3rd party energy sales. Will they open up their energy markets to competition from renewables? Read More

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Solar Installation Increased by 109% in 2011

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

US solar installations grew by 109% in 2011. Read More

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US Army Investing in Energy Efficiency and Renewables

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

The US Army understands the value of energy efficiency and renewable energy, and they are making the investments to capture those benefits. Read More

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Palmetto Wind Project Moves Forward

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Santee-Cooper looks to take another step forward on their Palmetto Wind project.  Read More

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Nexans Cable Plant to Open in Berkeley County

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

South Carolina builds on its wind supply chain with the announcement of the Nexans cable plant in Berkeley County. Read More

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Cheaply Manufacturing Solar Cells

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

The Twin Creeks Technologies factory in Mississippi is producing equipment to manufacture solar cells at $.40/watt, using half the silicon and a cheaper process.  The cheapest previous cells were twice as expensive.  Read More

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Solar Energy Soared in 2011

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

US solar energy soared by 109% in 2011, with estimates of the solar market’s total value up near $8.4 billion.  Read More

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Solar Power Installations

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

US Bancorp and SolarCity are set to fund solar power installations in a military community. Read More

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