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Maine tidal energy project supplies electricity to US grid

September 17th, 2012 by Ocean Renewable Power Company

Ocean Renewable Power Company’s (ORPC’s) Cobscook Bay Tidal Energy Project is supplying electricity to the US power grid according to Bangor Hydro Electric Company. Gerry Chasse, Bangor Hydro’s President and COO, said “Bangor Hydro is pleased to have played a critical role in building the interconnection to get this energy to the power grid.” “ORPC’s […]

Global clean energy investment reached $243 billion in 2010 with over 22 percent of global total invested in China

April 2nd, 2011 by The Pew Charitable Trusts

Global clean energy finance and investment grew significantly in 2010 to $243 billion, a 30 percent increase from the previous year. China, Germany, Italy and India were among the nations that most successfully attracted private investments, according to new research released by The Pew Charitable Trusts.