Mafia wash their dirty money in clean energy

Italian security officials have revealed that the police have seized 1.5 million euros in wind and solar assets Sicilian businessman Vito Nicastri (pictured), suspected of having links with the Mafia....

GE launches 2 new models of 2.5 MW wind turbines

General Electric (GE) announced at Husum (Germany) the introduction of new more powerful models to its line of wind turbines of 2.5 megawatts. Indeed, the new models are designed to increase annual en...

Marine Energy: DOE embraces the tide

Twenty seven marine and hydrokinetic energy projects have just been selected by the DOE (Department of Energy) and will receive a total of $37 million. The selected projects cover all phases of R &...

Dii launches its own conference in Barcelona

“The production of electricity from renewable energy in the deserts of North Africa and the Middle East”will be the theme of the first annual conference of the Dii industry initiative that...

Denver Airport, up to 8 MW photovoltaic potency

The Denver airport terminal, the tenth busiest in the world, extended to 8 MW solar park that supplies electricity. 2 MW installed in 2008 and 1.6 MW last year, now, by Constellation Energy, will incr...

Wind turbines do not harm health?

Like all new technologies, wind turbines cause concern and opposition to wind farm development claim that they can harm the health of people living nearby. A new study published by the Australian Nati...

Bangladesh: When micro-credits bring electricity

The SolarWorld Group, a recognized global player in photovoltaics has awarded the SolarWorld Einstein Award to Professor Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace prize and founder of the Grameen Bank. The economic...