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The Anafon community hydro is now marching down the mountain

Its been a few months since I reported on the progress of the Anafon community hydro. The contractors are great, the weather has been superb and all is well with the world. 120 more words

National Trust

Community Energy - pathway to a different energy future

I’ve recently been awarded a Churchill Fellowship* to investigate ‘Governance and Community Energy’ and this post aims to explain what on earth that might mean. 1,054 more words

Climate Change

Big Texas City Will Soon Be Powered Entirely By Wind And Sun

Texas has always had a big reputation for so much hydrocarbon power in the ground. But even during low priced bonanza with shale oil and gas, fossil fuel bidders were not prepared to match 20 year contract terms offered by wind and solar suppliers, already the winners y’all!

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Lismore community solar project begins search for investors

Australia’s first solar farms to be co-owned by local government and the community could be completed by the end of the year, with the Lismore City Council set to launch a campaign to attract investors to the project in north-eastern NSW…“This model is simple and low-risk with clear results, which is attractive for local government because it provides surety for the community and for investors. 38 more words

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Amazon to buy solar energy for its cloud

A week after Amazon’s cloud customers asked the company to use more clean energy to power its data centers, Amazon announced on Wednesday that it will be buying energy from a solar farm that will be built in Virginia. 413 more words