Alternative Energies A subcategory of general Energy Industry stories, this section offers news and announcements related to the alternative energy industry, including technology, usage/consumption, environmental issues, innovations, and global trends.

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Jan 18, 2017, 17:00 ET Sunfinity Solar Helps Light Up Texas' Black Tie & Boots Inaugural Ball

Sunfinity Solar, a Dallas-based provider of solar power systems for residential, commercial and agricultural use, has signed on as sponsor for the...


Jan 18, 2017, 14:12 ET Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, Installs the First Solar Panels on Florida Utility-Scale Projects in Cooperation with Gulf Power, the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Navy

Executives from Gulf Power and Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, joined officials from Eglin Air Force Base and Naval Air Station (NAS)...


Jan 18, 2017, 09:58 ET On Borrowed Time: New Report Finds Banks Making Slow Progress in Fast Changing Climate

A new report examining 28 of the world's largest banks on their management of climate-related risks concludes they are failing to align their...


Jan 18, 2017, 08:40 ET Volta Power Systems Partners With Auto Meter to Launch Display System

HOLLAND, Mich., Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Volta Power Systems today announced a partnership with Auto Meter Products on an innovative lithium...


Jan 18, 2017, 08:00 ET MagneGas Expands Into Commercial CO2 Market

MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (MNGA) a leading clean technology company in the renewable resources and environmental...


Jan 18, 2017, 08:00 ET RES Announces Substantial Completion of 198 MW Bluestem Wind Project

Renewable Energy Systems (RES), a leader in the development, engineering, and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage...


Jan 18, 2017, 07:00 ET Intersolar North America Celebrates 10 Years with Creation of New Category for the Intersolar AWARD

Intersolar North America, the most-attended solar industry event in North America, today announced the opening of the Intersolar AWARD nomination...


Jan 18, 2017, 07:00 ET Tesla Executive Joins JLM Energy

JLM Energy, a renewable energy technology company, announced today the addition of Ardes Johnson as Vice President, Strategic Initiatives. Mr....


Jan 18, 2017, 07:00 ET Canadian Solar Energises Two Solar Power Plants in Japan

Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it...


Jan 17, 2017, 17:49 ET I&R - The Global Compressed Air Energy Storage Market Report 2016

The rapidly increasing penetration of intermittent renewable energy on grids worldwide and volatility of load profiles are encouraging demand for...


Jan 17, 2017, 17:27 ET Renewable Methanol Market: Biomass Primary Source Segment Anticipated to Account for 41.8% Market Value Share By 2016 End: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2016-2026

Renewable methanol is a second generation biofuel and is produced using renewable energy and non-food crop resources. Methanol has wide range of...


Jan 17, 2017, 16:30 ET NextEra Energy completes sale of FiberNet to Crown Castle International Corp. for $1.5 billion

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced it has completed the previously announced sale of FiberNet and its subsidiaries (together,...


Jan 17, 2017, 16:27 ET IACMI--The Composites Institute Facilitates Thermoplastic Composite Development for Wind Turbine Blades through Innovative Project

The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation, IACMI, a Manufacturing USA institute driven by the University of Tennessee,...


Jan 17, 2017, 15:45 ET El proyecto de energía solar Crescent Dunes de SolarReserve con tecnología de almacenamiento desarrollada en EE. UU. recibe hasta US$78 millones de inversión de Capital One

Importantes inversionistas de todo el mundo están buscando compañías y tecnologías innovadoras que sean parte de la revolución de la energía...


Jan 17, 2017, 13:00 ET Tri Global Energy Finds Inaugural Ball Sponsorship A Capital Idea

Tri Global Energy (www.triglobalenergy.com), Texas' leading developer of utility scale wind energy projects, will help power one of the most...


Jan 17, 2017, 10:21 ET Sustainable Innovations' CO2 Conversion System Converts Greenhouse Gases and Renewables Into A Valuable Fuel With Huge Energy Storage Potential

Sustainable Innovations, Inc. (SI) is developing an electrochemical system that addresses multiple challenges and opportunities in the energy...


Jan 17, 2017, 10:00 ET Silicon Ranch Equity Raise Exceeds USD 55 Million

Silicon Ranch Corporation, a leading U.S. developer, owner, and operator of solar energy plants, has closed on an equity investment round that...


Jan 17, 2017, 09:08 ET ARES Security is Now Protecting Nearly 40% of the U.S. Commercial Nuclear Market with AVERT

ARES Security Corporation (ASC) ended 2016 by signing 4 new contracts; bringing the year to a close with 39% of the nuclear reactors in the United...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:40 ET Next Gen Fast EV Charging Stations - Green, Grid-Free

The Franklin-Thomas Company (FTC) and Carino Energy Renewables Limited (Carino) announced today that they would provide unique StarPower™ fast...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:00 ET Canadian Solar Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Announces Commercial Operation of Two Solar Photovoltaic Projects in California

Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that its...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:00 ET Duke Energy turned N.C.'s sunny days into more solar energy capacity in 2016

North Carolina's status as a national solar energy leader expanded further in 2016 as Duke Energy connected about 500 megawatts (MW) of solar...


Jan 17, 2017, 06:00 ET Pattern Energy Announces Proposed Offering of Senior Notes

Pattern Energy Group Inc. (the "Company" or "Pattern Energy") (NASDAQ: PEGI) (TSX: PEG) today announced that it proposes to offer, subject to...


Jan 16, 2017, 14:10 ET Research and Markets - Global Wind Industry Nacelle-Mounted LIDAR Systems Market Growth at 6.76%, 2017-2021: Key Players are Leosphere, SgurrEnergy, Windar Photonics & ZephIR Lidar

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Nacelle-Mounted Systems for Wind Industry 2017-2021" report to their offering....


Jan 16, 2017, 09:30 ET Data Center Power Market Worth 21.73 Billion USD by 2021

According to a new market research report "Data Center Power Market by Solution (Power Distribution & Measurement, Power Backup, Cabling...


Jan 16, 2017, 07:00 ET One Energy Enterprises Secures $80 Million in Financing from Prudential Capital Group

Prudential Capital Group, a leading source of private capital for public and private companies, and One Energy Enterprises LLC, announced today the...