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Shell To Fully Acquire Energy Storage Company sonnen

Shell Overseas Investment B.V. has agreed to acquire 100% of global energy storage company sonnen.This deal...
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Wisconsin’s New Governor To Join U.S. Climate Alliance, Signaling ‘A New Day’ In The...

Gov. Tony Evers, D-Wis., has announced plans to join the U.S. Climate Alliance, a bipartisan coalition of governors committed to implementing the...
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Green Mountain Energy Launches ‘Go Local Solar’ Plan In Texas

Renewable energy retailer Green Mountain Energy has launched a new solar program for Texas customers.Green Mountain says...
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Community Choice Aggregators Urge PG&E Restructuring In Name Of Safety, Clean Energy

Community choice aggregators (CCAs) from Northern California are saying the time has come for Pacific Gas & Electric Co. - which filed...
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Rahm Emanuel Calls For 100% Renewable Electricity In Chicago

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has released "Resilient Chicago," a roadmap for addressing the city’s most pressing challenges through the lens of urban...
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Nexamp Completes 2.6 MW Community Solar Project In Seneca, N.Y.

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and Nexamp Inc. have announced the completion of Nexamp’s 2.6 MW community...
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TVA To Retire Coal Duo, Look Toward More Solar

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has decided to retire the Bull Run coal plant in Anderson County, Tenn., and the remaining coal...
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Oregon Energy Facility To Combine Wind, Solar And Storage

Portland General Electric Co. (PGE) and NextEra Energy Resources LLC, a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Inc., have announced plans to construct an...
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The Home Depot Plans More Solar, Wind Investments

The Home Depot has announced new investments in wind and solar for 2019.First, the home improvement retailer will...
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GE Researchers Work On Expanding Big Cities’ Access To Renewable Power

GE Research has been awarded $5.8 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E)...
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Ohio Survey Shows Strong Conservative Support For Renewables

According to a new poll released by the Ohio Conservative Energy Forum (OHCEF), conservative voters throughout the state overwhelmingly support public policies...
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Suntuity Launches Drone Dealership For Solar Companies

Suntuity AirWorks, a subsidiary of solar energy company Suntuity Inc., has launched a new U.S. dealership that enables established solar vendors to...