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Joanna Schroeder

  • BioEnergyBytesDF1The 2016 Investor Summit on Climate Risk: Advancing the Clean Trillion will take place Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City. Speakers, including UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Former Vice President Al Gore, Michael Bloomberg and UN Climate Chief Christiana Figueres, will discuss topics ranging from investment opportunities provided by the global climate deal to opportunities to expand clean energy investment in developed and developing countries and solutions to mitigating carbon asset risks. Registration for the Summit is closed but you can watch the sessions via the live stream.
  • The GEA U.S. and International Geothermal Showcase agenda has been published. Taking place March 17, 2016 in Washington, D.C., the event will have experts addressing key topics from financial opportunities to an overview of geothermal power’s status in the U.S. and abroad. Other major topics include the future of the geothermal industry, cutting-edge technologies, and the components necessary to nurture global geothermal industry growth.
  • Asia Clean Capital has announced an agreement to provide a 3.4 MW rooftop solar system to Swire Coca-Cola at their Luohe bottling facility. Under the terms of the agreement, ACC will invest 100% of the system cost and will provide the design, equipment, installation, and long-term system maintenance. Power produced by the system will be provided to Swire Coca-Cola at pre-agreed rates, assuring both upfront savings and savings over time.
  • Duke Energy Renewables ended 2015 with the completion its 110 MW Los Vientos V Windpower Project in Starr County, Texas. With this site on line, the business added 400 MW of wind and 200 MW of solar power to its U.S. renewables portfolio in 2015.
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