Monthly Archives: July 2013

Greentech news for the week ending 7July 2013

UK solar energy provider Eco Sustainable Solutions has submitted plans for a second solar energy farm on the outskirsts of Christchurch. The 173 acre farm will generate 36 MW, enough to power 9,000 homes more

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BP North America’s plan for a 500 MW ind power project has been approved by the US Government more

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Solar powered aircraft the Solar Impulse landed at JFK after succesfully completing it’s journey from California. The plane which is powered by 11,000 solar cells began it’s cross continantal journey back in May more

Greentech news for the week ending 30 June 2013

Here is your round up of greentech news for theĀ  week.

Samoa will begin a $2m geothermal energy project next year as the territory seeks to reduce it’s reliance on diesel more

China Solar will move production overseas to avoid import taxes levied by the European Union. Import levies are set to increase to 67.9% from August details

German solar provider SMA solar is to launch a battery to allow customers to store surplus energy. The inverter battery will give households an additional three hours of energy in the evening more