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Elon Musk is going to make the sun shine at night with a new SolarCity/Tesla Energy project

SolarCity will produce the electricity, Tesla Energy will store it – and the SolarCity Utilities Services will deliver it to you at night. Recently, Tesla said they would install more energy storage with...

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Oil exploration has fallen to its lowest level in 60 years

The exploration of oil has fallen to its lowest level in 60 years, which indicates a possible lack of hydrocarbon reserves for the next decade. According to the consulting company HIS, in 2015,...

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Ikea starts selling solar panels in UK stores

Swedish firm is optimistic of sales despite recent cuts to solar incentives Solar panels will join tea lights and spider plants on sale at Ikea stores from Monday, despite huge government cuts to...

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Will Poroshenko Agree To Backstop China Loan To Ukraine Gas Co?

Ukraine’s largest gas company is hoping its government will agree to ink a sizable loan deal offered by the Chinese nearly four years ago. Time is running out. Ukraine’s state-owned Naftogaz said Friday...

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Warren Buffett's Energy Company To Invest On $3.6 Billion Iowa Wind Project

Warren Buffett's MidAmerican Energy company is investing $3.6 billion on wind farms in Iowa. The project could produce 2,000 megawatts of renewable energy and could provide jobs and income for Iowa's family. Warren...

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Wuhan Greenland megatall eco-skyscraper is under construction in China

The megatall Wuhan Greenland Center, designed by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, is under construction in Wuhan, China. The 120-story, mixed use tower aims to become a new icon for Wuhan as...

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Wind-powered lamps to light German island's streets

The island of Juist off Germany's North Sea coast is testing out a new idea for alternative energy: self-sufficient wind-powered street lamps, which could be a model even for developing countries. The blustery...

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Dubai gets one of largest 1.5MW roof-top solar panels in Mena

Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) inaugurated one of the largest single-rooftop arrays in the Middle East and North Africa, a 1.5 megawatt direct current...

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Renewable Energy Investments Set New Record, Twice That of Coal and Gas

Global investment in renewable energy was more than twice that of coal and gas last year, according to a new report, despite plummeting fossil fuel prices. Renewable energy investment totaled a record $286...

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Israeli gov't to unveil Med-Dead Sea conduit plan

The underground conduit from Ashkelon to the Dead Sea will produce 10% of Israel's electricity through hydroelectric power. Israel Electric Corporation (IEC) (TASE: ELEC.B22), Mekorot National Water Company, and a group of private...