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BNP Paribas stops funding shale energy firms, boosts green projects | Reuters

...... biggest listed bank, said on Wednesday it would no longer work with oil and natural gas companies that primarily do business in shale or oil sands as it plans to boost support for renewable energy projects. The bank also said that it would no longer finance new projects that are primarily involved in the transportation or export of oil and gas from shale or oil sands. "We’re a long-s ......

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BRIEF-BNP Paribas says will no longer work with companies that are primarily related to Shale | Reuters

...... * BNP Paribas says will not finance any oil or gas exploration or production projects in arctic region * BNP Paribas says new measures will increase co’s total financing for renewable energy to eur 15 billion by 2020 * BNP Paribas -measures mean that co will gradually cease to finance significant cos who are not actively part of transition to lower carbon economy * BNP Paribas says ......

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UK to provide 557 million pounds funding for renewable subsidy auctions | Reuters

...... The results of the last CfD auction were released last month. In that auction, the cost of new offshore wind power fell below new nuclear generation for the first time. The eleven renewable energy projects which won contracts were expected to deliver up to 3 gigawatts (GW) of new electricity generation capacity from 2021-2023, with the contracts worth up to 176 million pounds a year. ......

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e2m and Savon Voima Announce Virtual Power Plant Technology Partnership - Bringing Access to

...... in managing and optimizing dynamic portfolios and marketing the flexibility derived from decentralized generation and consumption systems. With a marketed generation capacity of renewable energy of more than 3,400 MW, e2m is one of the biggest providers of market access services in Germany . It has the infrastructure required for marketing flexibility as well as access to all German and to ......

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Summer-like temperatures continue across the Carolinas; customers can follow these

...... unit distributes natural gas to approximately 1.6 million customers in the Carolinas, Ohio , Kentucky and Tennessee . Its Commercial Renewables business unit operates a growing renewable energy portfolio across the United States . Duke Energy is a Fortune 125 company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol DUK. More information about the company is available at duke-energy ......

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NHP Foundation Inaugural Affordable Housing Symposium and Dinner to Honor US Senators Orrin Hatch

...... tax-exempt organizations. Michael J. Novogradac , CPA Novogradac & Company LLP has more than 25 years of experience specializing in affordable housing, community development and renewable energy. Mark Ragsdale , Senior Vice President, PNC Bank has nearly 30 years of experience in the multifamily affordable housing finance industry and is a key member of PNC Real Estate's affordable ......

(861 words by prnewswire.com)
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eNow Powers ’Rayfrigeration’ Zero Emissions TRU

...... Control District funded the Rayfrigeration initiative through its Technology Advancement Program. About eNow eNow is an innovative, clean-technology company specializing in renewable energy systems. eNow designs and sells solar-powered idle-reduction systems that reduce fuel and maintenance costs, save energy, and reduce emissions. eNow provides sustainable solutions to offset the ......

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EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announces withdrawal of Clean Power Plan - CNNPolitics

...... standards based on their individual energy consumption. The plan also includes an incentive program for states to get a head start on meeting standards on early deployment of renewable energy and low-income energy efficiency. "A proposal to repeal the Clean Power Plan without any time line or even a commitment to propose a rule to reduce carbon pollution, isn't a step forward, it's a ......

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Support boost for island wind energy - BBC News

...... Image copyright Atkins Scotland's islands are to be brought into a 557m support scheme for renewable energy. The Western Isles, Orkney and Shetland were previously excluded from bidding in the UK government's Contracts for Difference auctions. Under the scheme power generators compete to secure a minimum price guarantee by offering the lowest price they can. An offshore windfarm in the ......

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Indigenous communities embracing clean energy, creating thousands of jobs - Politics - CBC News

...... An increasing number of Indigenous communities are becoming partners in renewable energy projects in Canada and creating thousands of jobs as they do it. A new national survey shows nearly one fifth of the country's power is provided by facilities fully or partly owned and run by Indigenous communities. It represents a dramatic increase in the last decade in renewable energy ......

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Nicola Sturgeon defied warning by Big Six energy firm over state competitor plan

...... one of the UK's largest firms and is listed on the FTSE 100. M s Sturgeon told the Glasgow conference her government would set up a not-for-profit company by 2021that will sell renewable energy to consumers "as close to cost price as possible." Her spokesman said it would initially sell only to Scottish customers but could expand to England. Two years ago Nottingham City Council launched ......

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'We need bold leadership': Canada urged to invest more in clean energy at international conference - Manitoba - CBC News

...... and creativity, and I'm very confident that Canada can compete well in that world," Carr told reporters after the opening session. Canada is already investing in clean, renewable energy through hydroelectric projects, Carr said, adding there is federal interest in building east-west transmission lines. "I think it's always made sense to develop hydro resources in Canada and don' ......

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Odd bedfellows fight Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear energy - seattlepi.com

...... 2014 "polar vortex" in the Eastern and Central U.S. The plan aims to reverse a steady tide of retirements of coal and nuclear plants, which have lost market share as natural gas and renewable energy flourish. "The continued loss of baseload generation ... such as coal and nuclear must be stopped," Perry wrote in a Sept. 28 letter urging the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to adopt the ......

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Made of the Earth - The Hindu

...... and discovery of the country's phenomenal diversity, which took her to Puducherry, where she happened to visit some villages in 2002. She has been tirelessly working with renewable energy sources and natural materials like earth and fly ash to build ecologically sensitive constructions. She, along with Jatin behind Sharanam, a five-acre plot selected for building an inspirational ......

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WindAction | EPA moves against Clean Power Plan. What does that mean for California?

...... States had options on how to cut their emissions. They could shift their electricity production away from coal and towards natural gas, which emits much less carbon dioxide, or renewable energy like wind or solar, which emits none. Or they could boost energy efficiency. Did it ever take effect? No. Immediately after the rule was announced, 27 states sued to overturn it -- including ......

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Climate Change is everyone's business - Blogs - Jerusalem Post

...... among the leading scientists in the world is unanimous. But, to see where we are, where we want to go, and how to get there, primarily in terms of energy, energy efficiency and renewable energy, to drive the global economy. Watching the conference on live streaming it is remarkable to see how dynamic things are at the moment. First, it makes one optimistic to see that the issue is ......

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Odd bedfellows fight Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear energy - StarTribune.com

...... 2014 "polar vortex" in the Eastern and Central U.S. The plan aims to reverse a steady tide of retirements of coal and nuclear plants, which have lost market share as natural gas and renewable energy flourish. "Rick Perry is trying to slam through an outrageous bailout of the coal and nuclear industries on the backs of American consumers," said Kit Kennedy, an energy policy expert for the ......

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Jordanian who had Brit arrested for touching hip pictured | Daily Mail Online

...... 'I just want to be back with my family'. Mr Tabaza heads up Neuman & Esser, a corporation which produces machinery for other companies within the oil and gas industry, as well for renewable energy and and food firms. The Brit's lawyers yesterday accused him of 'trying to show off his power in front of his friends' by getting Mr Harron arrested. And today Mr Harron released a statement ......

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Fury of Brit sentenced to a month in jail in Dubai | Daily Mail Online

...... - this complaint would never have arisen.' Neuman & Esser is a global corporation which produces machinery for other companies within the oil and gas industry, as well for renewable energy and and food firms. Mr Harron's version of events is that while the man showed no sign of agitation as Mr Harron and his friend passed, he later became very animated before the police appeared ......

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Brit sentenced to a month in jail in Dubai for drinking | Daily Mail Online

...... director of a global technology giant. Mr Tabaza heads up Neuman & Esser, a corporation which produces machinery for other companies within the oil and gas industry, as well for renewable energy and and food firms. Mr Harron's lawyers have accused him of 'trying to show off his power in front of his friends' by getting the Brit rrested. Mr Harron said: 'I never knew how much stress I ......

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