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Boston Globe: A resolution to be green

Jan 03, 2010 No Comments by

Original Article A resolution to be green Ipswich engineer works to reach net-zero use of electricity in 2010 By David Rattigan, Globe Correspondent | December 31, 2009 IPSWICH – On a typical morning, Don Bowen unplugs his hybrid and heads to his Beverly office. When driven at low to moderate speeds (less than 41 miles per […]

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Article: Hawaii first in nation to require home solar water heaters

Jan 03, 2010 No Comments by

Hawaii first in nation to require home solar water heaters Opponents point to legal loophole, say homebuilders had already gone green By Gordon Y.K. Pang Advertiser Staff Writer Most new homes in Hawai ‘i will need to come with a solar water heater under a law that takes effect today. The legislation is one of […]

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Windmill Falls at Fenner Wind Farm

Dec 27, 2009 No Comments by

http://www.9wsyr.com/news/local/story/Windmill-falls-at-Fenner-wind-farm/Rbs42QIY8EyvGn-inmnl5g.cspx December 27, 2009 Windmill falls at Fenner wind farm Fenner, Madison County (WSYR-TV) – A windmill at the Fenner wind farm has toppled over, Town Supervisor Russell Cary confirmed Sunday morning. The wind farm is owned by Enel North America, based in Massachusetts, and includes 20 windmills. The farm is serviced by a local […]

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How wind energy financing models are changing

Dec 25, 2009 No Comments by

Original Article May 11, 2009 Video: How Wind Energy Financing Models Are Changing by Graham Jesmer, Staff Writer Chicago, United States [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] Renewable energy has been one bright spot in the struggling U.S. economy. This is particularly true of wind energy. Earlier this month, the American Wind Energy Association announced that 2.8 gigawatts of generating […]

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Project finance markets return but shun risk

Dec 23, 2009 No Comments by

Original Article December 23, 2009 Project Finance Markets Return but Shun Risk by Richard Baxter, Charles River Associates The renewable energy project market is returning, albeit slowly. Activity in the market seized up during the financial crisis, but some deal-flow has returned with expectations for further gains in 2010. With the resumption of project activity, attention […]

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Enel Code of Ethics

Dec 20, 2009 No Comments by

Code of Ethics Introduction This code expresses the ethical commitments and responsibilities fulfilled in the performance of business activities and corporate operations by the staff members of all the companies of the Enel Group (1), meaning both the executives and the employees, in every sense of the term, of these enterprises. The mission of Enel […]

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Chief of Enel argues for unlimited market for carbon offsets

Dec 20, 2009 No Comments by

http://www.forbes.com/2009/09/21/enel-cap-trade-business-energy-conti.html Q&A The Market Solution For Global Warming Andy Stone, 09.21.09, 09:00 PM EDT Chief of Enel argues for unlimited market for carbon offsets. Fulvio Conti Fulvio Conti, chief executive ofEnel, Italy’s largest power utility, says that the U.N. needs to give market forces free rein as it designs the next phase of a global […]

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Malcolm A. Swinburn Opinion on Wind Turbine Noise

Dec 19, 2009 No Comments by

http://efile.mpsc.state.mi.us/efile/docs/15899/0051.pdf From: MA.DR SWINBANKS To: MPSCEDOCKETS; CC: MA.DR SWINBANKS; Subject: Re: Case No U-15899 Date: Wednesday, December 09, 2009 10:09:47 AM Attachments:MAS Research Ltd Michigan Windmill Letter.doc Dear Sir,                                                      Case […]

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