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  • Solar Water Heaters -- South Africa Preparing for the Double Boom

    The solar water heater market in South Africa has recorded phenomenal growth during the past four years expanding from less than 20 suppliers in 1997 to more than 400 by the beginning of 2011, finds Frost & Sullivan, the global market intelligence and growth consulting company. In line with global trends, South Africa's domestic water heating market is moving away from traditional water ...


  • Awakening: China Promoting Solar Water Heaters for a Cleaner Country

    In the past few years, China has posted an impressive growth in the production of solar cells. In a span of just 2-3 years (nearly form 2003 to 2005), China fortified its position in the worldwide solar cell production market by moving from nearly 1.05% to about 7.8%, according to a recent report “China Energy Sector Analysis” by RNCOS. The country houses some of the most polluted cities of ...


    By RNCOS

  • Social housing to get green heaters

    A £3 million scheme has been launched to help install eco-heaters in the homes of social housing tenants. Heating equipment including biomass boilers, solar hot water panels and heat pumps will be available under the new scheme. Registered Providers of social housing, such as local authorities and social housing associations, will be able to bid for a share of the £3 million, ...

  • Global and China Solar Water Heater Industry Report 2013 New Study Published

    Solar heat utilization has seen rapid development around the world by virtue of easy realizability, with the growing scale of application, especially in China whose solar water heater production has risen to 63.9 million square meters in 2012 at a growth rate of 10.7% or so, with total inventory of roughly 258 million square meters.    To Buy The Copy Of This Report Visit: ...


  • DECC gives money off green heaters

    Up to £1,250 in government payments available to install eco heaters £15 million in total to support up to 25,000 installations, with a review after £10m Information line and website launched today Close monitoring of the technologies to help understand performance Householders across the country could get up to £1,250 of government ...

  • Canadian solar hot water installer to partner to meet growing consumer demand.

    Alberta-based Latitude51 Solar, a provider of water heaters to the Canadian market, has partnered with SunReports, a U.S.-based supplier of performance monitoring solutions for residential and commercial solar thermal and PV installations to meet growing demand in the Canadian solar heater market. Specializing in high power evacuated tube collectors perfectly suited to the Canadian climate, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Solar Energy Products in China

    Bharatbook added a new report on 'Solar Energy Products in China' which gives solar energy products investment and demand for photovoltaic modules in China. Solar Energy Products in China to 2013Gains in solar thermal collectors will be primarily stimulated by rising personal incomes and expanding ...


  • First Solar Homes Power Electric Car

    How would you like never having to pay for gasoline? With the just completed “Plug Into History” press event featuring the ...


    By First Solar, Inc.

  • Bosch Supports U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 as 19 College Teams Design, Build, Operate Solar Homes

    Bosch is donating a variety of energy-efficient and sustainable products - totaling $115,000 - to 12 college teams participating in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011, to be held Sept. 23 through Oct. 2, in Washington, D.C. The competition is comprised of 19 teams that design, build and operate ...


    By Robert Bosch

  • Solar Power Leader Barbados to Host World Environment Day 2014

    Barbados, a Caribbean island at the cutting edge of the fight against climate change, will host this year's World Environment Day (WED) global celebrations on 5 June 2014, according to a joint announcement made today by the government of Barbados and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). The theme for this year's celebrations is "Small Island Developing States and Climate Change". ...

  • FPL to Offer Solar Energy Rebates Through New Pilot Program

    Florida Power & Light Company customers who are interested in installing solar-powered upgrades to their homes and businesses can apply for rebates starting June 21 through a new pilot program approved by the Florida Public Service ...

  • Clean Energy Pathways Forms Strategic Alliance With Power Partners Solar

    Clean Energy Pathways, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CPWY), an alternative and renewable energy solutions company, has contracted with Power Partners Solar™ of Athens, Georgia, for recurring purchases of Power Partners Solar's U.S.-made solar thermal systems. "These lightweight, rugged systems are an excellent complement to our Sunfield systems when a U.S.-made product is preferred by the customer," said ...


  • In-depth Analysis on MENA Solar Energy Market Report 2014

    The solar energy sector is a fast growing market in the region. With all countries now having stated 2020 renewable energy targets and some of the best irradiation levels on Earth, solar energy is the largest component of governments’ strategies to achieve such targets. As a result, billions of dollars is set to be invested in large-scale, on-grid CSP and PV facilities as well as ...


  • Energy savings from water appliances and systems

    Increases Energy Savings from Water Appliances and SystemsThe US government and marketplace are focused on reducing the overall energy costs with various incentives to promote alternatives and improvements. There are numerous agencies, plans and directives to achieve these ambitious goals in commercial and residential applications.There is an affordable easy and proven technology that can ...


    By WAVE Home Solutions

  • Sky Power Solutions' (OTCBB: SPOW) Solar Concentrating, Electric Power Generation System Achieves Significant Breakthrough With Proprietary Heat Dissipation Technology

    Sky Power Solutions (OTCBB: SPOW) (www.skypowersolutions.com), an emerging leader in the development and marketing of next generation lithium-ion powered batteries worldwide and a leading developer of residential, Solar Concentrating, Electric Power Generation Systems able to produce in excess of 2,000 watts (2 Kilowatts (kw)) of electric ...


  • Energy-efficient cooperative housing reduces bills for residents

    Relatively simple, low-cost measures, such as insulating walls and installing solar collectors and efficient heaters for hot water can significantly reduce energy consumption in housing developments, according to a recent study from Portugal. Energy-efficient homes not only benefit the environment, but were found to potentially reduce residents’ energy bills by over half in an apartment ...

  • World’s first green mosque opens in Dubai

    The Khalifa Al Tajer Mosque cost an estimated Dh20 million (£3.2m) and hosted a capacity crowd of some 3,500 at its opening last week. The mosque is located at the Port Saeed area in Dubai and covers more than 45,000 sq ft. As part of the opening ceremony, Tayeb Al Rais, secretary-general of the government’s Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF), addressed the attendees and said: ...


    By Climate Action

  • From global green new deal to global green recovery

    Asia and in particular China and the Republic of Korea are pioneering an economic and employment recovery based in part on significant investments in a Green Economy. Over a third of China"s stimulus package, equal to three per cent of its GDP, is being spent on high speed rail to boosting its already impressive growth in areas such as wind and solar power and energy efficient lighting. China is ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Energy Department Recognizes Arizona’s Dysart Unified School District for Leadership in Better Buildings Challenge

    As part of the Obama Administration’s effort to cut energy waste in the nation’s buildings, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today recognized Arizona’s Dysart Unified School District (USD) for increasing the use of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies at 25 schools. Through the department’s Better Buildings Challenge, Dysart USD has committed to 20 ...


    By US Department of Energy

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