Vision Fund makes $110 million bet on renewable energy storage
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Vision Fund makes $110 million bet on renewable energy storage

LONDON (Reuters) – Softbank Group’s (9984.T) Vision Fund has made its first foray into energy storage technology with a $110 million investment in Switzerland-based Energy Vault. FILE PHOTO: The logo of SoftBank Group Corp is seen at the company’s headquarters in Tokyo, June 30, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File PhotoWhile many countries are keen to use renewable…

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Dr. Fatih Birol, Executive Director, IEA calls on Power Minister Shri RK Singh

Dr. Fatih Birol, Executive Director of the International Energy Agency (IEA) called on Shri RK Singh, Union Minister of State for Power and New & Renewable Energy (IC) and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship here today. Various issues came up for discussion during the meeting including shift towards Electric Vehicles, renewable energy and battery & hydroge

the waveflyer electric hydrofoil jet-ski flies above the water
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the waveflyer electric hydrofoil jet-ski flies above the water

electro.aero, a perth-based start-up company, has developed the world’s first electric hydrofoil personal watercraft. the waveflyer jet-ski appears similar to a conventional jet-ski when stationary but when it accelerates it cuts through the surface and levitates above the water.images courtesy of electronauticusing a patent-pending wavedrive stabilized twin hydrofoil propulsion system, the waveflyer jet-ski can slices…

This High-Yielding Renewable Energy Stock Shows Why It’s One of the Best Buys in the Sector
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This High-Yielding Renewable Energy Stock Shows Why It’s One of the Best Buys in the Sector

Brookfield Renewable Partners delivered strong second-quarter results, as well as excellent progress on its strategic plan. Energy, Materials, and Utilities Brookfield Renewable Partners (NYSE:BEP) keeps getting better. That was on full display during the second quarter. Not only did the renewable power company’s existing operations improve, but it also continued enhancing its portfolio. The company…

This High-Yield Renewable Energy Stock Once Again Shows Why It’s a Great Buy for the Long Term
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This High-Yield Renewable Energy Stock Once Again Shows Why It’s a Great Buy for the Long Term

TerraForm Power continued making progress on its dividend growth strategy during the second quarter. TerraForm Power (NASDAQ:TERP) is working on implementing a multipronged strategy to grow its cash flow. That plan would allow the renewable energy producer to increase its 4.9%-yielding dividend at a 5% to 8% annual pace through at least 2022. That growing…

Jeff Bezos Says We’re Destroying Earth, but Amazon Is the Slowest Tech Giant to Go Green
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Jeff Bezos Says We’re Destroying Earth, but Amazon Is the Slowest Tech Giant to Go Green

Actions speak louder than words. There’s a new space race among billionaires that are eyeing the stars, from Elon Musk’s SpaceX to Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin, among others. One common theme that the business magnates have expressed is concern about climate change and long-term sustainability of human life on Earth. For example, Musk has long…