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MANCHIN'S MESSAGE FROM THE HILL TO THE MOUNTAINS: SOLYNDRA: A CAUTIONARY TALE OF GOVERNMENT WASTE

September 17, 2011 The following information was released by West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin: With unemployment rates at historic highs and anemic economic growth, we can all agree that we need to do something to g...

USTDA SUPPORTS DEVELOPMENT OF TURKEY'S GROWING ENERGY SECTOR DEMONSTRATING CONCENTRATED SOLAR POWER SOLUTIONS

September 17, 2011 The following information was released by the Trade and Development Agency: Today, USTDA announced three grants that will support the Turkish private sectors efforts to develop clean sources of ene...

COURTNEY ANNOUNCES $117,000 IN RENEWABLE-ENERGY GRANTS FOR RURAL BUSINESSES IN EASTERN CT

September 17, 2011 The following information was released by the office of Connecticut Rep. Joseph Courtney: Congressman Joe Courtney today announced that two small agricultural businesses in East Haddam and Preston ...

Solyndra critique a matter of politics?

September 17, 2011

The "scheduling" issue with Solyndra cost taxpayers $535 million, Republicans note, but the White House spokesman said much of the criticism could be political.

GOV. BARBOUR CELEBRATES STION'S GRAND OPENING IN HATTIESBURG

September 17, 2011 The following information was released by the office of the governor of Mississippi: Gov. Barbour joined officials from Stion, a venture-backed manufacturer of high-efficiency, low-cost thin-film s...

EPA AND BAYONNE MEDICAL CENTER TEAM UP TO GREEN THE HOSPITAL

September 17, 2011 The following information was released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Bayonne Medical Center have entered into an agreement to work togeth...

MENENDEZ JOINS EPA REGIONAL ADMINISTRATOR TO LAUNCH MODEL GREEN HOSPITAL INITIATIVE IN NJ

September 17, 2011 The following information was released by New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez: US Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) today joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Deputy Regional Administrator G...

REANDEE ADVISORY COMMITTEE DELIVERS OFFICIAL POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS TO ACTING SECRETARY OF COMMERCE AS PART OF REANDEE EXPORT INITIATIVE; ACORE'S TOM WEIRICH IS COMMITTEE VICE CHAIR

September 17, 2011 The following information was released by the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE): Today, the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee (REandEEAC) put forward to the Actin...

KLOBUCHAR, FRANKEN, PETERSON ANNOUNCE OVER $6 MILLION TO IMPROVE ELECTRIC SERVICE IN NORTHERN MINNESOTA

September 17, 2011 The following information was released by Minnesota Senator Al Franken: Today, U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken and Representative Collin Petersonannounced that power customers in Northern M...

NEW PEDESTRIAN FLASHING BEACONS, LED SIGNS TO MAKE CROSSING CAMINO DEL RIO (US 550) SAFER

September 17, 2011 The following information was released by the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT): Pedestrians attempting to cross busy Camino del Rio (US 550) at 7th Street now have a safer crossing opti...

DTU solar car to participate in Australian race

September 17, 2011 New Delhi, Sept. 17 -- A solar car, developed by Delhi Technological University (DTU), will be the only car from India to participate in Solar Car Challenge 2011 being organised in Australia from O...

Sheila Dikshit launches solar car slated to compete in Australia

September 17, 2011 New Delhi, Sept. 17 -- Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Saturday launched a solar car made by students of Delhi Technical University (DTU) that is scheduled to participate in the World Solar ...

IOWA CITY MOVING PLANET EVENT SET FOR SEPT. 25

September 17, 2011 IOWA CITY, Iowa, Sept. 16 -- The University of Iowa issued the following news release: The Iowa City Moving Planet group will hold a climate awareness event Sunday, Sept. 25 as part of the 350.org ...

First Solar Modules to Power Ohio State University at Solar Decathlon Competition in Wash., D.C.; Students to Begin Installing Ohio-Manufactured Modules Today

September 17, 2011 First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that a team of students from Ohio State University will use the company's advanced thin-film solar modules to power their sustainable house in the 2...

GS Battery (USA) Inc. Hosts the ECO R Power System Appreciation Luncheon

September 17, 2011 GS Battery (USA) Inc., hosted a stakeholder appreciation luncheon at the Aperture Center located at Mesa del Sol, a community in Albuquerque, NM, to commemorate the successful demonstration of the ...

Cost of solar installations dropping

September 17, 2011

The cost of solar systems in the United States has declined significantly in the last two years with the drop in photovoltaic module prices, a report says.

CSA Standards and NETCO announce the launch of the Canadian personnel certification program for Construction Electricians installing solar photovoltaic equipment

September 17, 2011 TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - CSA Standards, a leading standards-based solutions organization, and the National Electrical Trade Council (NETCO), the joint training arm of the Canadian Ele...

Stion Announces Grand Opening of New Factory in Mississippi; Company Building 100 MW Production Line in Hattiesburg

September 17, 2011 Stion, a manufacturer of high-efficiency thin-film solar modules, today announced the grand opening of its new factory in Hattiesburg, MS. The company will hold an on-site ribbon-cutting ceremony t...

Second Annual World Maker Faire: Where Dragons and Robots Play; DIY Festival of Creativity and Innovation Takes Over NYSCI Sept. 17-18 With Speakers, Doers, Meme-Makers, and More

September 17, 2011 World Maker Faire returns to the New York Hall of Science Sept. 17-18 for an unforgettable weekend of science, art, and DIY culture in a festival atmosphere. Solder for the first time, race MakerB...

Stion Reaches 14.1% Efficiency on Production Scale Circuit; New High for Monolithically Integrated Thin Films

September 17, 2011 Stion, a manufacturer of high efficiency thin-film solar modules, today announced that the National Renewable Energy Laboratory has verified 14.1% efficiency for its production-scale (65 cm x 165 c...

Second Annual World Maker Faire: Where Dragons and Robots Play; DIY Festival of Creativity and Innovation Takes Over NYSCI Sept. 17-18 With Speakers, Doers, Meme-Makers, and More

September 17, 2011 World Maker Faire returns to the New York Hall of Science Sept. 17-18 for an unforgettable weekend of science, art, and DIY culture in a festival atmosphere. Solder for the first time, race MakerB...

San Francisco 49ers, JinkoSolar Partner for 2011-2012 Season

September 17, 2011 The San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL) today announced its sponsorship agreement with JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE:JKS), a fast-growing, vertically-integrated solar pow...

Guelph Hydro Named Large Company of the Year by the Ontario Energy Association; Recognized for Industry Leadership in Sustainability

September 17, 2011 Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. Guelph Hydro Inc. has been named "Large Company of the Year" by the Ontario Energy Association (OEA). This award is given by the ...

Eclipsall Statement

September 17, 2011

TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2011 /CNW/ -

The following statement was issued today by Les Lyster, CEO of Eclipsall: 

Saft Launches Industrial Production at Jacksonville Lithium-Ion Battery Plant; DOE stimulus money helps fund energy storage systems creating hundreds of high-tech jobs

September 17, 2011 Saft, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of high-tech industrial batteries, today inaugurated the world's most advanced automated lithium-ion battery factory, in Jacksonville, Florida.

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