International Energy Agency’s World Energy Outlook 2010 Calls for Stronger Action on Renewables
11/12/2011 – “The Copenhagen Accord and the agreement among G20 countries to phase out subsidies are important steps forward… …..
LED Light Manufacturer Brings New Green Jobs to Texas
As the U.S. gears up for the forthcoming phaseout of incandescent light bulbs, two schools of action are emerging. One, spearheaded by Texas Congressmen Joe Barton and Ron Paul, seeks to roll back …..
CLP India Expands its Wind Portfolio
Finavera Receives Environmental Approval for 124 Megawatt Wind Projects in British Columbia
03/09/2011 – Finavera Wind Energy recently announced its 77 MW Wildmare and 47 MW Tumbler Ridge Wind Energy Projects have successfully passed the screening stage of the British Columbia Environmental …..
What You Arenât Being Told About Ethanol and Corrosion
Join the forum discussion on this post Good Ideas Gone Bad History is littered with examples of ideas that seemed to be good for a while, but were later discovered to have unpleasant consequences. …..
Bullfrog Power launches “green” natural gas service to complement electricity offering
We knew it was coming, just didn’t think it would come so quickly. Bullfrog Power, just weeks after announcing the start of a pilot project with Kraft Canada, has launched a new âgreenâ natural ga…..
Angry anti-wind crowd intimidates town board to change vote on trubine permitting
From an article by Tony Walter in the Green Bay Press-Gazette :GLENMORE â The Glenmore Town Board voted Monday to wait 60 days before voting on a permit request to have seven wind turbines built in…..
Australian MPs Getting Death Threats Over Proposed Carbon Tax
Just as it did here in the US, the threat of putting a price on carbon has roused the polluter industries to a frenzy of propaganda against it on talk radio and right wing news outlets in Australia…..
Air Hybrid Cars Could Be Cheaper Than Those Based on Electricity
According to Swedish researchers, storing energy as compressed air rather than in batteries would reduce the price of hybrid cars. Some hybrid and electric vehicles are already using brake energy to a…..
Biomass Transformed Directly Into Gasoline-Replacing Fuel, Energy Secretary Chu Excited About the Idea
I have been acknowledging the work of most scientists and their discoveries kept my interest awake to see what’s new every morning. It’s seldom times, though, when I read something like “the U.S. Ener…..
Smart Cities 101: Massively Connected Objects Give Rise to a Sea of Opportunity
This MIT Enterprise Forum event was formerly titled “The Internet of Things.” …..
Rubber Tree Inspires New Self-Repairing Plastic
Take the weight advantage of plastic, add the ability to self-repair small cracks before they become big cracks, and you’ve got yourself a durable new material that could improve the lifespan for tho…..
EPA Updates Database on Health and Environmental Impacts of Electricity Generation/ User friendly web tool allows Americans to search for power providers by zip code
WASHINGTON – March 8, 2011 (Investorideas.com renewable energy/green newswire) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency updated its database that helps Americans understand the health and environmen…..
Water Stocks News; Wescorp’s (OTCBB:WSCE) Completes the Commissioning of its 10,000 bpd H2Omaxx Mobile Water Remediation Unit
CALGARY, ALBERTA – March 8, 2011 (Investorideas.com Water Stocks Newswire) – Wescorp Energy Inc. (OTC.BB:WSCE) today announced it has completed the commissioning of its 10,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) mob…..
Solar News; Orbotech Announces the Receipt of First Order for Photovoltaic Systems
YAVNE, Israel – March 8, 2011 – ORBOTECH LTD. (NASDAQ/GSM SYMBOL: ORBK) today announced receipt by its subsidiary, Orbotech LT Solar, LLC, of the first order for its newly-developed product for the de…..
Electric Car Stocks Trading Alert; EVCARCO (OTCBB: EVCA) Trading Up 13.33% in Morning Trading
March 8, 2011 (Investorideas.com renewable energy/green newswire) Investorideas.com a leader in cleantech investor research, releases a trading alert for green automotive company EVCARCO (OTCBB: EVCA)…..
Electric Car News; Coulomb’s ChargePoint Network Expands Into Missouri: Novus International Installs First ChargePoint Stations for Electric Vehicles
CAMPBELL, Calif. – March 8, 2011 – Coulomb Technologies, a leading electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions provider, today announced that Novus International, Inc. a leading health and nutrition corp…..
U.S. Department of Energy Announces New Biofuel to Replace Gasoline
Things are moving along at a nice clip in the world of biofuel research, so it seems like news of another âbreakthroughâ is barely enough to provoke a yawn. Well, this latest piece of news sure s…..
FPL Unveils World’s First Hybrid Solar Energy Center in Florida
03/08/2011 – Florida Power & Light Company, along with Florida Gov… …..
NRGi Contracts Echelon for $16 Million Smart Grid Project in Denmark
03/08/2011 – Echelon Corporation recently announced that after completing a public tender process, the fourth largest utility in Denmark, NRGi, has selected Echelon’s Networked Energy Services smart g…..
Summit to focus on ‘green’ jobs, March 9-11
From an article by Tom Content in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Job and investment opportunities in environmental fields will be among topics addressed this week at the eighth annual Green Energy S…..
New Substrate for Graphene Could Finally Make It Useful and Electronics Greener
Graphene has lately been the electronic industry’s spoiled kid – everybody wants to have a piece of the research, but few have the tools and inspiration to find something new. A team of researchers fr…..
AERO-E: A Cool Wind-Powered Wireless Induction Phone Charger Prototype
Small gadgets like phones usually have small chargers, but they often get forgotten plugged in when you wake up in the morning and hurry up to go to work. These often-called “energy vampires” now have…..
Laser âGas Detectiveâ Probes Methane Emissions from Cows
It’s common knowledge that one of the single largest sources of greenhouse gas pollution related to human activity is methane emissions from livestock (yes, cow farts).Â However, when it gets down …..
As far as acquisitions go, Magma is hot
Vancouver-based geothermal energy developer Magma Energy Corp., itself the creation of recent industry consolidation, has broadened its horizon even further with a plan to merge with hydro and wind de…..
Ford Giving Up on EVs? Not Quite, But They Focus on All Kinds of Technologies
One of the many things I learned in life is that people lose their dreams and never see them fulfilled just because they give up. So is the case with Ford, it seems, who is apparently a little circums…..
Wind Stocks Trading Alert; Clean Wind Energy Tower, Inc. (OTCBB: CWET) Up on Patent News
Point Roberts, WA – March 7, 2011 – Investorideas.com, a leader in cleantech stock research, releases a trading alert for Clean Wind Energy Tower, Inc. (OTCBB:CWET). …..
Renewable Energy Stocks; MAGMA ENERGY CORP (TSX:MXY) AND PLUTONIC POWER CORPORATION (TSX:PCC) ANNOUNCE MERGER TO CREATE ALTERRA POWER CORP.
VANCOUVER – March 7, 2011 – Magma Energy Corp (Toronto:MXY.TO) and Plutonic Power Corporation (Toronto:PCC.TO) today announced that they have entered into an arrangement agreement to merge and create …..
Wind Stocks; Clean Wind Energy Tower, Inc. (OTCBB: CWET) Files Unique Hydraulic System Patent
ANNAPOLIS, MD – March 7, 2011 (InvestorIdeas.com Newswire) – Clean Wind Energy Tower, Inc. (OTCBB: CWET) announced that the Company had filed with the United States Patent & Trademark Office “A Petiti…..
New Solar Retrofit Sparks Up Old Gas Power Plant
Why is this alligator smiling? Perhaps he (or she, whatever) is happy because his home state of Florida is beginning to establish itself as a solar power innovator and leader. The latest marker is th…..
Carbon Trust, Siemens Launch 550 Million Pound Green Finance Deal in the UK
03/07/2011 – A joint partnership between the …..