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Joanna Schroeder

  • BioEnergyBytesDF1Poland can increase its share of renewable energy in power generation from seven percent in 2010 to nearly 38 percent by 2030, according to a report released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). REmap 2030 Renewable Energy Prospects for Poland, prepared with input from the Polish Ministry of Economy, also finds the share of renewable energy in total final energy consumption can more than double to nearly 25 percent by 2030.
  • ampCNG has announced the opening of its public-access compressed natural gas station in Dalton, Georgia. Located at 107 Tilton Road SE near exit 326 on Interstate 75, the station features the company’s proprietary fast-fill hydraulic intensifier compressor (HY-C), capable of fueling 3 Class 8 trucks simultaneously at 10 diesel gallon equivalents per minute.
  • Capstone Turbine Corporation has announced today that it has partnered with Argonne National Laboratory, a non-profit science and engineering research facility operated by the University of Chicago for the U.S. Department of Energy, for participation in the innovative Technologist in Residence (TIR) pilot program.
  • ReNew Power Ventures, one of India’s largest clean energy companies, has announced that it has raised new equity funding of $265 million from new and existing investors. The lead investor in this round is a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), with a commitment of $200 million for a significant minority stake in ReNew Power. The new funds will be used for capital expenditure related to implementation of solar and wind projects.
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