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Mobile power payments and smart meters plug in Tanzanian homes | Reuters

...... but benefits utility companies and mini-grid providers too by reducing the costs of metering and credit operations. As a result, digital payments are helping make off-grid power sources like solar and wind more economically viable. The study, published in July by the Better Than Cash Alliance, a partnership of governments and international organizations, also suggests that digital payments ......

(858 words by reuters.com)
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Candy maker Mars looks to curb greenhouse gas emissions across supply chain | Reuters

...... to curbing climate change even as sentiment on the issue shifts in Washington. U.S. corporations including Home Depot Inc and General Mills are now major users of renewable energy like solar and wind. The McLean, Virginia-based firm plans to spend $1 billion as it expands its sustainability goals beyond previously announced targets to cut its own greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent ......

(370 words by reuters.com)
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Advanced Solar-Log Monitoring Platform on Display at Solar Power International 2017

...... BETHEL, Conn. , Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar Data Systems, Inc. will present Solar-Log's latest solar PV monitoring technology and product features at Solar Power International 2017, including the NEW Solar-Log WEB Enerest portal and the Solar-Log WEB Enerest App. The new Solar-Log WEB Enerest was first introduced in the U.S. at Intersolar North America. High market demand has ......

(414 words by prnewswire.com)
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ET Energy y Vivant Corporation anan fuerzas para desarrollar el mercado fotovoltaico en tejado

...... y Vivant Corporation, una de los principales proveedores de soluciones de energa con sede en las Filipinas, han firmado un acuerdo para formar una empresa conjunta (EC), que se llamar ET Vivant Solar (EVC). La idea para la EC surgi cuando representantes de ambas empresas fueron presentadas por Primeiro Partners, quienes tambien les asesoraron sobre la creacin de la EC en diciembre de 2016. ......

(574 words by prnewswire.com)
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Biopower in Japan, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2017 - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of

...... sources. The information is covered for the historical period 2006-2016 (unless specified) and forecast period 2017-2030. - Renewable power sources include wind (both onshore and offshore), solar photovoltaic (PV), concentrated solar power (CSP), small hydropower (SHP), biomass, biogas and geothermal. - Detailed overview of the global biopower market with installed capacity and generation ......

(591 words by prnewswire.com)
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Jinkosolar Q2 revenue rises 39.8 pct to RMB 7.92 bln - Times of India

...... rmb 7.92 billion * Q2 earnings per share rmb 0.37 from continuing operations * Q2 non-gaap earnings per share rmb 0.47 from continuing operations * Jinkosolar Holding Co Ltd qtrly total solar module shipments were 2,884 megawatts ("mw"), an increase of 39.5% from 2,068 mw in q1 of 2017 * Jinkosolar holding co ltd - for q3 of 2017, company estimates total solar module shipments to be in ......

(175 words by indiatimes.com)
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Italy: Italy to October 31 - Times of India

...... by conference call, CIR (0800 GMT), Cofide (1300 GMT), Technogym (revenues). SATURDAY OCTOBER 28 Mediobanca holds annual general meeting. SUNDAY OCTOBER 29 Italy and Europe, back to solar time (GMT +1). MONDAY OCTOBER 30 Treasury sells BTP and CCTeu bonds. Subscriptions close at 1000 GMT. Bourse After Hours market closed. Ansaldo STS holds board meeting on Q3 results (press ......

(2278 words by indiatimes.com)
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Crisil: CRISIL ratings for Indian debt instruments-Sep 6 - Times of India

...... DLF Ltd Overdraft CRISIL A 4150 Reaffirmed Placed on Rating Watch with Developing Implications DLF Ltd TL CRISIL A 22500 Reaffirmed Placed on Rating Watch with Developing Implications Earth Solar Pvt Ltd TL CRISIL BB 190 Reaffirmed Issuer Not Cooperating Emerging Projects Pvt Ltd CC CRISIL BB 15 Reaffirmed Issuer Not Cooperating Emerging Projects Pvt Ltd TL CRISIL BB 105 Reaffirmed Issuer ......

(2003 words by indiatimes.com)
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IEA Underreports Contribution of Solar and Wind by a Factor of Three Compared to Fossil Fuels - The Energy Collective

...... The International Energy Agency's (IEA) statistics underreport the role of wind and solar in the world's energy mix by a factor of three, writes Erik Sauar. This gives policymakers, investors and the public the false impression that wind and solar are insignificant. According to Sauar, the counting method must be changed to reflect how close the world really is to a transition to renewables. ......

(4808 words by theenergycollective.com)
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The Sol Source Solar Report: August 2017 - The Energy Collective

...... The Sol SOURCE is a monthly journal that our team distributes to our network of clients and solar stakeholders. Our newsletter contains energy statistics from current real-life renewables projects, trends, and observations gained through monthly interviews with our team, and it incorporates news from a variety of industry resources. Below, we have included excerpts from the August 2017 ......

(1157 words by theenergycollective.com)
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Why Solar Keeps Being Underestimated - The Energy Collective

...... point to nuclear energy and a third group is more optimistic on renewable sources. But it's plausible that even these more optimistic outlooks have greatly underestimated the potential of solar power, writes Dr Felix Creutzig of the Technical University Berlin. Article courtesy Carbon Brief. In an analysis, just published in Nature Energy, my colleagues and I ask why this has happened ......

(2190 words by theenergycollective.com)
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DNV GLs Energy Transition Outlook: For the First Time in History, Energy Demand Will Peak - The Energy Collective

...... MIT and Statoil. Economists like to see growth rates of 3 or 3.5%, but we think that's unrealistic." "And thirdly, we have a more optimistic view on the continued cost reduction potential of solar and wind power and on improvements in energy intensity than many of the reference scenarios used in the industry." Alvik notes that "the growing electrification in combination with the growth of ......

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What Hurricane Harvey Says About Risk, Climate, and Resilience - The Energy Collective

...... already number one in wind power production by state, thanks to targeted investments that boosted the power grid connecting cities with windy regions. And we've only begun to tap our abundant solar resources. The innovations that energy companies have pioneered to build offshore oil platforms can inform the development of, and investment in, offshore wind turbines and their knowledge of ......

(1258 words by theenergycollective.com)
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How Does the United States Rate in Energy Efficiency? - The Energy Collective

...... left in a standby or sleep mode. Although this reduces the amount of electricity, in aggregate this still draw power, even if it's a lower amount than when electronic equipment is turned on. Solar energy has been the focus of the green energy movement for the past 30 years. However, the World Energy Forum acknowledges that there are some major limitations. The biggest problem is that ......

(877 words by theenergycollective.com)
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UN Leads New Global Push to Make Cities More Sustainable - The Energy Collective

...... it does so it will not survive. The above efforts represent attempts by the UN and its allies to accept responsibility for this process. is the author of Energy Management in Building s, Solar Technology and The One Planet Life . Photo Credit: George Socka via Flickr Original Post ......

(1083 words by theenergycollective.com)
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Kazakhstan Demonstrates Cutting-Edge Technologies from All Over the World at EXPO 2017 - The Energy Collective

...... that even Nur Alem, the central pavilion of the exhibition, is generating electricity. The faade of the world's largest spherically-shaped building has photovoltaic elements that transform solar energy into electricity, with two wind generators sitting at very top of the sphere. The most promising projects in various areas of green energy are concentrated at the pavilion Energy Best ......

(612 words by theenergycollective.com)
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Did YOU develop SUPER VISION during the eclipse? | Daily Mail Online

...... If you were lucky enough to catch the recent total solar eclipse in August, you might have noticed something surprising. While it was dark as night in regions that saw totality, people and objects were easier to see than on a typical moonless night. And now, researchers have developed a possible explanation - the presence of a protein on the retina. It's abundant on certain cells in the ......

(1188 words by dailymail.co.uk)
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Solar storms set to spark the Northern Lights tonight | Daily Mail Online

...... charged particles which have separated at extremely high temperatures, that both carries and travels along magnetic field lines. Material from the corona streams out into space, filling the solar system with the solar wind. But scientists found that as the plasma travels further away from the sun, things change. The sun begins to lose magnetic control, forming the boundary that defines ......

(965 words by dailymail.co.uk)
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Pictures reveal underground part of Steve Jobs Theater | Daily Mail Online

...... and guests. Natural gas will, primarily, provide the building's power and the local energy grid will only be accessed in emergencies. The glass structure will also be fitted with solar panels. The circular, four-storey building will be around a mile in circumference and a third of a mile wide and was recently described by the San Fransisco Weekly as a 'massive glass doughnut' . ......

(1683 words by dailymail.co.uk)
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Earth could be considered a hybrid due to human impact | Daily Mail Online

...... perhaps a thin biosphere and some biotic activity, but much too little to 'affect planetary drivers and alter the evolutionary state of the planet as a whole.' No current examples exist in the solar system, but early Earth may have represented such a worldand possibly early Mars, if life ever existed there Class IV - Planets have a thick biosphere sustained by photosynthetic activity and life ......

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