Friday, June 21, 2019

Clean Energy

Ecoark Holdings Inc., which is a well-diversified clean energy company, has announced that it received a new solar technology patent through its subsidiary, Magnolia Solar Inc., from the US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO).Called “Multijunction Solar Cell Employing Extended...
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has offered $140 million in funding for the upgrade of the Vorotan hydroelectric power cascade in southern Armenia.According to the IFC, the money makes up its initial debt investment into Armenian infrastructure. It carries...
Lord's, also known as Home of Cricket, has become the first cricket venue in the UK to run on 100% clean energy.According to the group that owns the cricket ground, Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), it signed up to the...
In 2016, China made some big steps in reducing its dependence on coal, and such an effort has made the country the top producer of solar energy in the world today.In a report by Reuters, China stated that its...
Denmark has broken a benchmark in wind energy with its large prototype wind turbine that can generate around 216,000 kWh of power in 24 hours.In late 2016, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind revealed the 9mW prototype, called the V164-8.0 MW....
The European Union (EU) has offered financial support to businesses operating in the West Midlands to help them take advantage of bioenergy technologies.Developed by the European Bioenergy Research Institute (EBRI) at Aston University, this project constitutes a three-year program...
Iceland is drilling a massive geothermal power hole into a volcano to boost its renewable energy capacity. Known as the Iceland Deep Drilling Project (IDDP), this hole is said to be the largest of its kind in the world.By...
A Verified Carbon Standard (VCS) certification has been processed by the Virunga National Park and the Aera Group for the Matebe hydropower plant in the Democratic Republic of Congo.The carbon-financing firm, Aera Group, stated that its partnership with the...
An energy-from-waste (EfW) power plant, which was built by renewable energy firm New Horizons Energy Ltd. and gas company Afrox, was inaugurated for operation in Athlone, South Africa.This new plant was specifically designed to create usable biomethane from organic...
Israel will see a huge development in clean energy when it opens a huge solar tower in 2018. While the country’s sunny environment provides a perfect setting for solar power, it currently uses only a small percentage of such...