Green light to the first U.S. marine park

After nearly a decade of advocacy and debate, the draft of Cape Wind offshore wind farm of 420 MW, has received approval from the US federal Secretary of The Interior Ken Salazar. The Administration e...

Google adds two wind farms to its collection

After having acquired stakes in two companies specializing in renewable energy (eSolar: concentrator solar AltaRock: geothermal), Google continues to invest in the “GreenBusiness” by makin...

France aims for 6000 MW offshore wind capacity

Grenelle Environment’s plan for renewable energy development of France   provides an accelerated development of offshore wind energy, and construction of a plant with a capacity of 6000 MW by ...

Ontario approves 694 projects in renewable energy

Ontario has implemented the largest initiative on green energy in the history of Canada. Under the guaranteed buyback program for renewable energy, 184 new contracts for major green energy projects of...

Air Force vs Wind Farms

The world’s largest planned wind farm is in the center of a military dispute. The proposed wind farm in the state of Oregon, northwest of the US, which plans to install 338 wind turbines to comp...

Avebiom records 1,200 installations and 250 MW

The National Centre for Biomass Boilers, launched in December 2009 by the Spanish Association of Biomass Energy Recovery (Avebiom), already has the first official figures: 1,200 installations and 250 ...

30 MW Linear Fresnel Project in Spain

The work has begun in the town of Calasparra, Murcia, for the construction of a thermal solar power plant of a large scale. It’s called Puerto Errado 2, and it will have the capacity of 30 MW us...

Trina Solar Introduces New Utility PV Module

Trina Solar Limited, a fully integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic products, ranging from the production of ingots, wafers and cells for photovoltaic modules, announced a new model of multi-cr...

Micro-Solar Thermodynamics

On April 27 Schneider Electric announced the launch of the MICST project in collaboration with 11 French partners aimed at generating electricity from solar energy through a completely new process. Th...