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Published: 9/24/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Chinese solar maker ReneSola Ltd. on Wednesday said it will acquire Dynamic Green Energy Ltd.'s shares in exchange for 26.8 million of its own shares and $10 million in the form of a convertible promissory note.   Read More...


Published: 9/23/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Sometime in the next two months, either Texas or Arizona will be chosen as home to the largest solar panel assembly plant in the United States.   Read More...


Published: 9/22/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Konarka Technologies, Inc., an innovator in development and commercialization of Konarka Power Plastic, a material that converts light to energy, has unveiled a line of solar panels for use in a variety of portable charging applications that will be available worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2009.   Read More...


Published: 9/22/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Zoltek Cos. Inc. has entered into a technology and marketing agreement with Global Blade Technology of Utrecht, the Netherlands.   Read More...


Published: 9/18/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

But in recent years, San Diego, along with Silicon Valley, St. Louis, Seattle and a few other cities, have disregarded the skeptics and emerged as hotbeds of algae biofuel research.

One of the nascent industry's major annual events, the 2009 Algae Biomass Summit, is headed to San Diego next month. It is put on by the Algal Biomass Organization, a Preston, Minn., group that seeks to promote commercial uses of algae products.   Read More...


Published: 9/14/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

General Electric filled out its offshore wind turbine portfolio by buying ScanWind, which makes direct-drive turbine components.   Read More...


Published: 9/2/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Some Missouri farmers are the first to receive money under a new U.S. Agriculture Department program for biomass facilities.   Read More...


Published: 9/1/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Mitsubishi Electric Corp. and IHI Corp. will join a 2 trillion yen ($21 billion) Japanese project intending to build a giant solar-power generator in space within three decades and beam electricity to earth.   Read More...


Published: 9/1/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Biofuels Digest has singled out St. Louis as one of the “Kings of Algae” in a reader poll Thursday.   Read More...


Published: 8/18/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center said Monday that it received three grants totaling $1.3 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Consortium of Plant Biotechnology Research. About half that amount was awarded through the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act.   Read More...


Published: 8/10/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Sanyo Electric Co. said on August 7 that it would boost its solar panel production capacity by 30% within the next two years to meet surging demand fueled by government subsidies.   Read More...


Published: 8/10/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Last week, the nation’s third-largest utility, Duke Energy (DUK) filed an application for $200 million in federal stimulus funds to bolster its $1 billion smart grid initiative in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky.   Read More...


Published: 8/5/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Neah Power Systems, Inc., the Company developing fuel cells for the military and portable electronic devices, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of SolCool One, LLC, a leader in the solar air conditioning industry.   Read More...


Published: 8/3/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

Automotive and industrial electronics giant Bosch group (Stuttgart, Germany) is broadening its photovoltaics activities by the acquisiton of two companies involved module manufacturing including CIGS thin-film modules.   Read More...


Published: 7/23/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

The parent company of Kansas City Power & Light Co. wants to set an example of energy efficiency in upgrades planned for its new headquarters in One Kansas City Place.   Read More...


Published: 7/21/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

An Emerson unit has partnered with Secure Energy Inc. to help build an $800 million alternative energy plant in Decatur, Ill.   Read More...


Published: 7/15/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

The solar power industry could help put Detroit back to work, according to Sandia National Laboratories and their commercial collaborators who plan to break ground next year on the first commercial Stirling engine-based solar energy collectors. The automotive supply chain can be used to make the collectors...   Read More...


Published: 7/15/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

St. Louis-based Wind Capital Group (WCG) has started construction on the Lost Creek Wind Farm nearly a month ahead of schedule.

The earlier construction start date comes as a result of WCG's taking delivery of wind turbines earlier than anticipated. With the earlier start date, WCG projects that the $300 million, 150 MW wind energy project in DeKalb County, Mo., is expected to be completed in late spring 2010.   Read More...


Published: 7/14/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

The oil giant Exxon Mobil, whose chief executive once mocked alternative energy by referring to ethanol as “moonshine,” is about to venture into biofuels.   Read More...


Published: 7/14/2009 | Category: Energy Solutions

SB LiMotive, an electric vehicle battery joint venture between South Korea’s Samsung SDI and Germany’s Robert Bosch, is acquiring the U.S. battery maker Cobasys, Samsung SDI said Tuesday, Reuters reported.   Read More...


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