Solar, gas or heat pumps?

solar, gas.pngWe’re all trying to do our bit for the environment by saving water and electricity. And since hot water costs can comprise up to 60% of our electricity bill, it makes sense to look at water-heating options that can reduce the load on your wallet and your meter. Continue reading

Mozambique Renewables: Funding guaranteed for Mocuba solar plant

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Funding is guaranteed for the construction of a photovoltaic power station capable of generating 40.5 megawatts of power in Mocuba district, in the central Mozambican province of Zambezia, according to a report in Monday’s issue of the independent daily “O Pais”. Continue reading

Global Energy Industry: Renewable Energy Benefits Environment, Economies

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Renewable energy, if properly adopted, could create better-paying jobs, improve international trade balances, and promote industrial development around the world, according to a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) called econValue – The Socio-economic Benefits of Solar and Wind Energy.” Continue reading

MEDIA ADVISORY: World Energy Investment Outlook, 3 June, London

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Maria van der Hoeven; Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA) and Fatih Birol, Chief Economist, IEA invite you for the launch of World Energy Investment Outlook, a Special Report from the IEA’s World Energy Outlook 2014 to take place on Tuesday, 3 June, at 10:00 a.m. London time; Hilton London Tower Bridge 5 More London Place, Tooley Street, London SE1 2BY. Continue reading