Alternative Energies A subcategory of general Energy Industry stories, this section offers news and announcements related to the alternative energy industry, including technology, usage/consumption, environmental issues, innovations, and global trends.

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Jan 20, 2019, 23:16 ET Sinopec Capital Predicts an End to "the Burning Era" and a Greener Future Dominated by Electric Vehicles

China Petrochemical Corp. (Sinopec Group) today announced that Huang Wenshang, Chairman of Sinopec's Investment arm, delivered a keynote speech on...


Jan 17, 2019, 14:15 ET Kingston to Be Home to 2 New Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

KINGSTON, ON, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Electric and alternative fuel vehicles play a key role in Canada's low-carbon future. As Canadians continue to...


Jan 17, 2019, 12:45 ET Hydrogen Gains Momentum in Quebec: Automakers Provide Update on the Progress of Quebec's Hydrogen Fueling Infrastructure for Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles

MONTREAL, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The hydrogen movement in Quebec is gaining momentum. Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) joined with Honda Canada Inc....


Jan 17, 2019, 04:00 ET Huawei Earns Acclaim from Frost & Sullivan for Enhancing Visibility into Network Sites with its Green Energy Solution

Based on its recent analysis of the global telecom power market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. with the 2018 Global...


Jan 16, 2019, 10:15 ET LONGi Solar sets new bifacial mono-PERC solar cell world record at 24.06 percent

LONGi Solar has announced that it has achieved a new monocrystalline silicon PERC world record conversion efficiency using commercial wafer (M2)...


Jan 15, 2019, 10:00 ET Sungrow Featured Product Line-up on Display at WFES 2019

Sungrow, the global leading inverter supplier for renewables, has presented its upgraded C&I and utility-scale PV and energy storage solutions at...


Jan 11, 2019, 13:09 ET Prime Minister announces support for Canada's first geothermal power facility

REGINA, Jan. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is taking strong steps to protect the environment and grow the economy, while creating good,...


Jan 09, 2019, 10:00 ET Canada Joins the International Renewable Energy Agency

OTTAWA, Jan. 9, 2019 /CNW/ - As a world leader in the production and use of renewable energy, Canada recognizes the power of international...


Jan 09, 2019, 09:23 ET Beaconsfield Selected to Pilot the Smart Energy Communities Scorecard

BEACONSFIELD, QC, Jan. 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The City of Beaconsfield is proud to have been selected to participate in the development of the Smart...


Jan 08, 2019, 08:07 ET Rising Adoption of Variable Frequency Drives Pushes Active Harmonic Filters Ahead of Passive Filters

Technological advancements have altered the dynamics in the harmonic filters market, with active filters overtaking the passive filter segment. The...


Jan 06, 2019, 20:00 ET Sungrow and Solaria Energía y Medio Ambiente Sign Landmark Agreement of 400 MW PV Project in Spain

Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables announced it supplied their 1500V inverters including a complete local medium...


Jan 04, 2019, 08:18 ET Innergex signs two long-term power purchase agreements for solar and battery energy storage projects in Hawai'i

Projects total 45 MWAC solar capacity and 180 MWh battery storage Innergex to enter the very promising battery storage market LONGUEUIL, QC, Jan. 4,...


Dec 31, 2018, 06:30 ET Pinnacle Renewable Holdings Inc. Announces Name Change to Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc.

VANCOUVER, Dec. 31, 2018 /CNW/ - Pinnacle Renewable Holdings Inc. ("Pinnacle" or the "Company") (TSX: PL) is pleased to announce that it completed a...


Dec 19, 2018, 13:44 ET Bechtel To Drive Productivity and Environmental Innovations in Mining at New Center in Chile

The global engineering, construction, and project management company Bechtel has opened the Bechtel Mining & Metals Innovation Center to lead the...


Dec 19, 2018, 12:58 ET Atlas Renewable Energy Wins Structured Bond Deal of the Year in the Bonds & Loans Latin America Awards

Atlas Renewable Energy has won one of the Bonds & Loans Latin America Awards 2019, in the category of Structured Bond Deal of the Year. Following...


Dec 19, 2018, 09:09 ET Innergex Completes $570 Million Long-Term Financing of Four Cartier Wind Farms

Proceeds used to repay the existing $94.1 million project financing on three wind farms and the $400 million one-year secured bridge loan obtained on ...


Dec 18, 2018, 22:56 ET JA Solar Supplies Modules for the First 3MW Bifacial Mono PERC Double Glass Solar Project in Brazil

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that it will supply all bifacial mono...


Dec 12, 2018, 13:24 ET Full program now available for the 2019 CanWEA Operations and Maintenance Summit in Toronto

Operations and Maintenance Summit program focuses on collaboration, technological and operational advances, and a strong commitment to safety...


Dec 12, 2018, 08:30 ET China's Seraphim to supply modules to Australia's largest smart solar farm

Jiangsu Seraphim Solar System Co. Ltd. ("Seraphim"), a world-class solar product manufacturer in China, recently announced that it will supply...


Dec 12, 2018, 06:55 ET Global Cooperation Needed to Promote Green Energy Development, Says Chairman of GCL

Global cooperation is needed to promote the development of green energy and cope with the effects of climate change, said Zhu Gongshan, Chairman of...


Dec 12, 2018, 05:29 ET Solar Power Companies Employ New Business Models to Generate Growth Opportunities and Overcome Price Barriers

After a dip in 2016, the European solar power market recovered remarkably in 2017 to add 8.6 GW of solar capacity. This growth was largely driven by...


Dec 10, 2018, 12:41 ET Ultra Power Systems Pty Ltd Signs Exclusive Patent Option Agreement to Purchase a License for the VanadiumCorp-Electrochem Processing Technology for Australia

VANCOUVER, Dec. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - VanadiumCorp Resource Inc. (TSX-V: "VRB") (the "Company") and Electrochem Technologies & Materials Inc....


Nov 30, 2018, 02:33 ET JA Solar Signed Supply Contract to Provide Modules for a 257MW Project in Vietnam

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance solar power products, announced that it entered into an agreement with...


Nov 29, 2018, 05:06 ET Frost & Sullivan Publishes Quarter 3 Update on Energix Renewable Energies

The TASE analysis project was launched in 2016 in order to raise investors' awareness about TASE listed technology and life-science companies and the ...


Nov 28, 2018, 08:00 ET Kokam Wins Over 40 MWh of PV-Connected ESS Projects in South Korea

Kokam Co., Ltd, a global provider of innovative battery solutions, today announced that it won two projects totaling 40 Megawatt hours (MWh) of...