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Under a construction project a 10-megawatt solar power station will be erected on plots of land not involved in the production cycle.
28 June 2017 , 13:00Neftegaz.RU2070
Trump has said his planned wall on the Mexican border could feature solar panels.
23 June 2017 , 16:12Neftegaz.RU1690
Russia is pressing ahead with its biggest-ever auction for renewable energy.
29 May 2017 , 17:32Neftegaz.RU3880
More than 9.8 million people were employed in the renewable energy sector in 2016.
25 May 2017 , 12:11Neftegaz.RU2490
China’s installed photovoltaic capacity more than doubled, turning the country into the world’s biggest producer of solar energy by capacity.
06 February 2017 , 13:00Neftegaz.RU5110
China’s Sinomec plans to co-finance an up to $139 mln offshore wind project in the Russian republic of Karelia with the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF).
29 November 2016 , 17:42Neftegaz.RU5030
Tajik President Emomali Rahmon officially started the construction of the Rogun Dam. The official ceremony was held in Rogun, 100 kilometres from the capital Dushanbe. Speaking at the ceremony Rakhmon called the start of construction «the achievement of the year.»
31 October 2016 , 00:04Neftegaz.RU7450
Statoil and Statkraft have signed a letter of intent for Statoil to take over as operator of the Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind Farm from January 2017.
09 September 2016 , 16:18Neftegaz.RU5340
With the Centre focusing more on developing alternative fuel economy, India will soon stop importing petroleum products, said the Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari
08 September 2016 , 14:27Neftegaz.RU4980
Vestas’ first V164-8.0 MW prototype wind turbine has successfully produced its first kWh of electricity, making it the worlds’ most powerful turbine in operation.
03 February 2014 , 17:06Neftegaz.RU7290
GlassPoint Solar, widely regarded as the leader in solar enhanced oil recovery (EOR), today announced it has closed a US$26 million Series B financing round.
13 December 2012 , 10:08Neftegaz.ru13880
U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu spoke to the Washington Times' affiliated radio show, America's Morning News on Tuesday regarding questions surrounding the Energy Department's decision to approve a $535 million government loan to the now defunct California solar panel maker Solyndra.
04 October 2011 , 23:55Neftegaz.RU11880
European countries gear up to meet renewable energy goals of 20 percent by 2020, demand for wood pellets is expected to rise.
09 July 2011 , 17:59Neftegaz.RU25670
Shell and Cosan today launched a multi-billion dollar joint venture that will become a leading producer of the low-carbon biofuel, ethanol made from sugar cane. Named Raízen, this major retail and commercial fuels company will operate in Brazil, one of the world's fastest-growing markets.
02 June 2011 , 17:36Neftegaz.RU16320
In an international open tender, INTER RAO UES selected Societe Generale (SG CFA) as its investment consultant, which will be responsible for the development of a banking feasibility study and securing external investments for the Baltic Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) project.
19 April 2011 , 14:39Neftegaz.RU18020
BP announced that it has agreed to acquire majority control of the Brazilian ethanol and sugar producer Companhia Nacional de Açúcar e Álcool (CNAA).
14 March 2011 , 16:38Neftegaz.RU14040
"We want to build a bridge between consumers and companies committed to clean energy, and give consumers the option to choose more sustainable products. We hope that this will create a strong element of consumer pull which will accelerate the pace of wind energy development globally, We strongly encourage forward-looking companies to join us in this effort." - Ditlev Engel, CEO and President for Vestas Wind Systems who pioneered the WindMade initiative.
15 February 2011 , 09:34Neftegaz.RU12450
Several major energy companies signed the first capacity supply agreements Thursday in a ceremony that started laying the groundwork for future investment into the Russian energy industry.
22 October 2010 , 16:16The Moscow Times15760
China has invested US$34.6 billion in renewable energy industry in 2009, making the country the biggest investor in the industry in the world, said Li Junfeng, deputy director of the Energy Research Institute of the National Development and Reform Commission.
26 July 2010 , 09:41Asia Pulse24160
Lukoil and the Italian company ERG Renew signed a Memorandum of Understanding to set basic terms and conditions for cooperation in the market of renewable energy sources, with a key focus on the wind-energy sector.
14 July 2010 , 07:41Eurasia Review18420