Mytrah Energy: UK renewable energy subsidies are distorting and damaging the industry


Source: IBTimes 23 January 2015
Mytrah Energy: UK renewable energy subsidies are distorting and damaging the industry

The UK's renewable energy sector received a £100m rise in government subsidies in 2014, after Energy Secretary Ed Davey increased the budget to £300m.

MeyGen takes ‘first step' on road towards world's largest tidal array


Source: BusinessGreen 23 January 2015
MeyGen takes ‘first step' on road towards world's largest tidal array

The UK's nascent tidal energy industry took an important step forward this week as construction work officially got under way.

Future Megacities - Water Management in Lima, Peru


Source: Vimeo 23 January 2015
Future Megacities - Water Management in Lima, Peru

The project is a research and demonstration project of the German Federal Ministry of Education..

Fossil fuel firms accused of renewable lobby takeover to push gas


Source: The Guardian 23 January 2015
Fossil fuel firms accused of renewable lobby takeover to push gas

Major fossil fuel companies and energy utilities have used their financial power to take control of key renewable energy lobby groups in Europe.

Healthcare Is Headed Down A New Road With New Rules In 2015


Source: Forbes 23 January 2015
Healthcare Is Headed Down A New Road With New Rules In 2015

Every year I sit down with our team of healthcare futurists to carefully choose the right cards and place our bets for the coming year.

Masdar Chairman: “Renewable Energy Has Graduated” & “Opportunity To Revisit Fossil Fuel Subsidies”


Source: Clean Technica 23 January 2015
Masdar Chairman: “Renewable Energy Has Graduated” & “Opportunity To Revisit Fossil Fuel Subsidies”

Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, the Chairman of Masdar & UAE Minister of State, gave the opening remarks at the start of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.

Optimizing Asset Management for Wind Farms


Source: IBM 23 January 2015
Optimizing Asset Management for Wind Farms

Wind is turning into a powerful energy game-changer. In the U.S., the fast-growing wind power business is increasing total capacity by...

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Toyota to increase production of Mirai hydrogen car as demand smashes expectations


Source: BusinessGreen 23 January 2015
Toyota to increase production of Mirai hydrogen car as demand smashes expectations

Toyota has ramped up production of its pioneering fuel cell car the Mirai, after receiving 1,500 orders during its first month on sale.

Telefonica to sell British unit to Hutchison for $15 billion: source


Source: Reuters 23 January 2015
Telefonica to sell British unit to Hutchison for $15 billion: source

Telefonica has agreed to sell its British unit O2 to Hutchison Whampoa Ltd in a deal valued at more than 10 billion pounds ($15 billion).

Why Deutsche Bank's Solar Projections Don't Fit Australia


Source: TheEnergyCollective 22 January 2015
Why Deutsche Bank's Solar Projections Don't Fit Australia

I read with great interest that Deutsche Bank is projecting a potential reduction in solar costs of around 40% in the next two years.

Future Megacities - Governance for Sustainability in Hyderabad, India


Source: Vimeo 22 January 2015
Future Megacities - Governance for Sustainability in Hyderabad, India

The project is a research and demonstration project of the German Federal Ministry of Education..

UK Sawmills Solar Park plan gets the 'green light'


Source: Renewable Energy Focus 22 January 2015
UK Sawmills Solar Park plan gets the 'green light'

When complete, the 7.5 MW solar plant will generate enough electricity to power the equivalent of approximately 2,100 average homes annually.

IBM & Healthcare infographic


Source: IBM 22 January 2015
IBM & Healthcare infographic

Creating collaborative, more efficient, integrated healthcare systems to deliver coordinated, personalised and patient-centred care...

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India to push renewable energy drive during Obama visit


Source: The Daily Mail 22 January 2015
India to push renewable energy drive during Obama visit

India will look to the United States for more private sector partnerships and technology to support a drive to expand its use of clean energy.

Telco security processes best of all sectors – report


Source: Telecoms 21 January 2015
Telco security processes best of all sectors – report

According to a report by Cisco the telecoms industry has the strongest security processes of all sectors.

Scott Harrison: Practicing Water Sustainability as Community Service


Source: IAMECO Warrior 21 January 2015
Scott Harrison: Practicing Water Sustainability as Community Service

Former Manhattan nightclub promoter Scott Harrison founded the non-profit charity: water in 2006 following a two-year missionary trip to Liberia...

Alternative Energy Options Expand in Galway, Ireland


Source: SustainableCities 21 January 2015
Alternative Energy Options Expand in Galway, Ireland

Alternative energy is any energy source that is an alternative to fossil fuel, intended to address concerns about such fossil fuels and their risks.

Smarter, More Competitive Cities


Source: IBM 21 January 2015
Smarter, More Competitive Cities

In our world of seven billion people, the global rural-urban balance of populations has tipped for the first time in favor of cities. About one in...

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Clean energy laggard Amazon to build wind farm big enough to power 46,000 US homes


Source: TreeHugger 21 January 2015
Clean energy laggard Amazon to build wind farm big enough to power 46,000 US homes

When Greenpeace looked at how big internet companies were powering their online operations, they found that Amazon was basically bottom of the heap.

Renewable energy gathering momentum globally


Source: Energy Live News 20 January 2015
Renewable energy gathering momentum globally

Renewable energy is closing the gap ever so slightly on fossil fuel generation according to the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis.

Future Megacities - Transportation Management in Hefei, China


Source: Vimeo 20 January 2015
Future Megacities - Transportation Management in Hefei, China

The project is a research and demonstration project of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research..

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