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U.S. House of Representatives passes energy efficiency legislation

The bill received bipartisan support and passed by a vote of 375-36, which was authored by Rep. Peter Welch, a Democrat ...

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Alstom opens smart grid center in Dubai 

The French multinational opened its first smart grid center in the Middle East in Dubai, which will enable energy suppliers across the MENA region...

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$50 billion future investment in smart grids 

According to a report published by Navigant Research, utilities will invest $49.2 bn between 2014 and 2023 on asset management and condition-monitoring systems...

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Global Oil in 2014: Downside Range Breakout

By Edward L. Morse

Oil markets are poised for a price fall in 2014, after trading in a range-bound market since early 2011. Even with a more robust outlook for global economic growth, demand for petroleum products look likely to increase  ...

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Energy in 2013: Changes and Constants

by Vaclav Smil

Diversity of energy sources and uses guarantees that every year will bring some new, notable developments, and 2013 was no exception. In the US hydraulic fracturing lifted the output of crude oil and natural gas ...

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Bill McKibben checks “have species named after me” off to-do list bit.ly/1gMQjy9

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APO International Conference: 13 March

GEI partners with the Asian Productivity Organization for Day 1 of their conference: "How will Green Energy Shape Our Future?" which will be held in Taipei, Taiwan

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2014 African PVSE Conference: 27 March

The first Africa PhotoVoltaic Solar Energy Conference will be held in Duran, South Africa and will highlight the growth and future of new electricity generating systems in numerous African states.

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World Green Economy Summit: 15 April

Dubai will be home to the Middle East's first green energy summit, aiming to unite world leaders, under the mindset of collaboration for energy solutions: “Global Partnerships, Sustainable Future".

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