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Climate Change

Factbox: Midterm elections impact on U.S. energy, environment agenda - Yahoo News

... overtake Saudi Arabia as the world's biggest oil producer. Meanwhile, the Obama administration has moved ahead with its Climate Action Plan, a strategy to use regulations to address global warming without action from Congress. Current polling suggests Republicans will take control of the Senate and hold onto the House. If so, experts expect to see a focus on the following key energy and ...

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Solar

China's growth-obsessed officials ignoring green policies: parliament | Reuters

... was still being added. The report also said that coal consumption, the major cause of China's smog problems, continued to grow rapidly, while electricity from renewable sources such as solar and wind was not even being connected to the grid in some cases. The report backs up findings from the Ministry of Environmental Protection this month, which said that some regions of the heavily ...

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Nuclear

After Fukushima, Japan gets green boom _ and glut - Yahoo News

... for renewable energy in the world, Japan has been undergoing a green boom. It's now rapidly turning into a fiasco as the cost proves prohibitive and utilities anticipate putting some nuclear reactors, shuttered since the March 2011 Fukushima disaster, back online. The unfolding green glut in Japan echoes similar experiences in Germany and Spain. The number of applications for solar facilities ...

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Hydroelectric

Brazil's first solar power auction to clear 500 MW of new plants | Reuters

... commercial solar power generation on Friday with a rights auction of at least 500 megawatts of new solar parks, adding a new energy source as a drought reveals the danger of depending on hydropower. Sun-kissed Brazil has one of the highest solar radiation factors in the world and plenty of land for solar farms, plus large reserves of silicon to make solar panels. Yet pilot projects have ...

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Coal

East Ukraine separatists hold vote to gain legitimacy, promise normalcy | Reuters

... payments. Long lines form at soup kitchens. With winter approaching, residents are worried about fuel. A new Fuel Ministry has been set up which regularly assures them that natural gas and coal supplies will last through east Ukraine's cold winter. Moscow's financial support is promised, though details are far from clear. "We have the Russian Federation's agreement in principle on ...

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Oil

These countries are getting killed by cheap oil prices - Oct. 30, 2014

... The price is not right for many oil rich nations. Oil is selling for roughly $83 a barrel on the global market. That's bad news for Iran, Nigeria, Venezuela, Russia, and Saudi Arabia, among others. They need the black stuff to trade at far loftier levels in order to balance their budgets. Iran's budget, for example, is built on oil at $135 dollars per barrel, according to data from ...

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Gas

After Fukushima, Japan gets green boom _ and glut - Yahoo News

... the nuclear disaster set off by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami, atomic power had provided about a third of Japan's energy needs. Resource-poor Japan imports almost all its oil and natural gas. With all 48 working nuclear reactors now idled, the costs of such imports have weighed heavily on the world's third largest economy. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's conservative pro-business ...

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Geothermal

After Fukushima, Japan gets green boom _ and glut - Yahoo News

... says have cleared revamped, post-Fukushima safety standards. Japan's energy policy, rewritten after the Fukushima crisis, set a goal for renewable energy including solar, wind, water and geothermal power to provide about 20 percent of energy needs by 2030. Before Fukushima, renewable energy in Japan had been virtually zero. Abe still professes a commitment to green energy but the recent ...

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Green Energy

After Fukushima, Japan gets green boom _ and glut - Yahoo News

... on its grid. Four other utilities have made the same announcement and two more announced partial restrictions. The utilities say they can't accommodate the flood of newcomers to the green energy business, throwing in doubt the future of Japan's up-to-now aggressive strategy on renewable energy. Another challenge is that supplies of power from sources such as solar are not reliable enough or ...

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Renewable Energy

German Experts Lock Horns over Storage

... solar PV and onshore wind production during periods of uncooperative weather, to obviate reliance on coal-fired plants to back up renewables, and to stabilize the growing supply of renewable energy in Germany’s system. After all, solar PV and onshore wind are the backbone of the Energiewende in the power sector, and will be in the future as Germany drives forward to switch to a ...

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Alternative Energy

Alibaba's Jack Ma Tops 2014 Forbes China Rich List - Forbes

... on the list include renewable energy entrepreneur Li Hejun, whose net worth expanded to $13 billion from $10.9 billion a year ago to rank No. 5. Li's Hanergy Holdings focuses on alternative energy such as thin-film solar technology. Meanwhile, Lei Jun, architect of the Xiaomi mobile phone sensation, also enjoyed a banner year and broke through to No. 8 on the list with a fortune of $9.1 ...

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