Investors Urge Utilities to Ramp Up Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

Investors believe electric utilities should better understand their exposure to climate related risks.
Posted On 27 Feb 2013

Global Wind Energy Capacity Grew 19 per cent in 2012

  GLOBE-Net, February 13, 2013 – The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) recently released its 2012 market statistics, showing continued expansion of the market, with global installed wind energy capacity increasing by 19 per cent in 2012 to 282,000 MW. Canada remains a...
Posted On 13 Feb 2013

Environmental Spending by Businesses on the rise for 2013

  GLOBE-Net, January 15, 2013 – Businesses operating in Canada spent $9.5 billion in 2010 to protect the environment, up 9% from 2008 according to the latest Statistics Canada report on Environmental Spending by businesses. Pollution abatement and control processes and...
Posted On 15 Jan 2013

First Stage of Nationwide LNG Fueling Network Completed

  GLOBE-Net, December 5, 2012 – With the completion of its LNG truck fueling station in Matthews, Missouri this month, Clean Energy Fuels Corp. concludes the first stage of America’s Natural Gas Highway, a network of liquefied natural gas (LNG) truck fueling...
Posted On 05 Dec 2012

Biofuels Commercialization by Oil Majors

  GLOBE-Net, March 23, 2012 – At 30 billion gallons in 2011, the global biofuels industry has become big business. Although conventional biofuels derived from commodity crops account for the bulk of production today, a proliferation of national blending mandates have...
Posted On 23 Mar 2012