Daily Archives: April 24, 2013
Iberdrola’s first quarter results today showed profit reductions of 14 per cent, representing €878.6m, compared with €1.02bn in the same period last year.
CECO Environmental is buying Met-Pro for $210m, creating the world’s largest maker of air pollution control products.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has priced its first Climate Awareness Bond (CAB) of 2013, through which it aims to raise funds from fixed income investors to support EIB lending for renewable energy and energy efficiency.
European renewables group Electrawinds has revealed to NewNet it intends to carry out a listing on Euronext Brussels to capture investor interest in its home market.
Mergence Investment Managers, a South African asset manager told NewNet it is targeting ZAR5bn ($544m) for a renewable energy debt fund that has already attracted commitment from metalworkers’ pension funds.
After a tumultuous year of opposition and rebuttals from members of Congress, the U.S. biofuels industry was able to maintain support from the more-than-willing U.S. military. The Department of Energy (DOE) announced the next phase of development plans last week – it granted $18 million to four biorefineries to develop pilot-scale drop-in biofuels projects to meet military specifications for jet fuel and ship diesel.
South African metalworkers’ pension funds will invest 1 billion rand ($109 million) in renewable- energy projects as a power-capacity shortage in the continent’s largest economy threatens outages as early as this winter.
JustGreen® Launches Business Advantage Program Dedicated to Carbon Offsetting and Slowing Global Warming
FPL's fuel-efficient Cape Canaveral Next Generation Clean Energy Center comes online ahead of schedule, serving customers with clean, domestic natural gas power
New solar tracker installation helps Berkshire East become world's first ski area fully powered with on-site renewables
Two Cities in San Diego County Join Residential PACE Trend: San Marcos and Vista Pass Resolution to Adopt HERO Financing Program
SAN DIEGO, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – San Marcos City Council and Vista City Council each passed a resolution to adopt the HERO Financing Program and make the Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program available to its residential and commercial property owners. The…
WASHINGTON, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Total new financial investments in clean energy in non-Brazil Latin America rose 127% in 2012 compared to 2011 figures, reaching $4.6 billion. This growth reverses the first global decline in new clean energy investments last year, as the region…