The core neighborhood volunteers from Solarize Asheville have organized six informal neighborhood events for you to talk one-on-one with our selected installer, see how the program works, and ask questions. Please join us and spread the word because the more people who sign up, the cheaper it is.
Added by Ron Townley on September 18, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments
From John DowneySenior Staff Writer-Charlotte Business Journal:
"North Carolina ranked second — a distant second, to be sure — in new solar capacity in the United States for the second quarter, says research organization NPD Solarbuzz....
It notes the state’s solar capacity is projected to grow 80 percent this year to 285 megawatts. It also says projects already in the…Continue
Added by Ron Townley on September 11, 2013 at 9:34am — No Comments
Advanced Energy (advancedenergy.org), a nationally-recognized nonprofit based in Raleigh, N.C., committed to working with stakeholders to help them understand, plan for and implement successful emerging transportation programs, is seeking qualified sites in North Carolina metropolitan areas to host quick charge electric-vehicle fueling equipment for public access.
Host sites are locations at existing commercial and retail enterprises as…Continue
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With a $1.6 million bid on Wednesday 9/4, Dominion Virginia won the right to lease 112,799 acres of federal waters for the development of an offshore wind farm in the next 5-6 years. The lease represents only the second US offshore lease sale for wind.
An offshore wind farm in the Virginia lease block in 2018 could produce 2000MW of electricity. This would be 5 times the capacity of the Asheville Plant or 25% more capacity than the Surry Nuclear Power Plant in…Continue
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Title: Eliminating Your Emissions: Carbon Offset Opportunities through NC Green Power
Date: Tuesday, September 10th, 2013
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EST
The next webinar from the Center for Sustainable Tourism will be held Tuesday September 10th at 10am EST. This free webinar will discuss carbon offset opportunities for North…
Added by Ron Townley on August 28, 2013 at 6:12pm — No Comments
Following the reintroduction of the Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act in the U.S. House and …Continue
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2013 Western NC Bioenergy Field Day
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
North Carolina State University Mountain Horticultural Crops Research Station
74 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759
North Carolina State University and the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer…Continue
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September 11, 2013
6pm - 8:30pm
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Agency: National Science Foundation
Program: Biotechnology, Biochemical and Biomass Engineering
Description: The Biotechnology, Biochemical, and Biomass Engineering (BBBE) program supports fundamental engineering research that advances the understanding of cellular and biomolecular processes (in vivo, in vitro, and/or ex vivo) and eventually leads to the development of enabling technology and/or applications in…Continue
Added by Ron Townley on August 12, 2013 at 12:57pm — No Comments
NC Farmers 'Hopping On' the Beer Bandwagon
Stephanie Carroll Carson, Public News Service-NC
Join the discussion: facebook.com/PublicNewsService Twitter:…
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Investors and industry leaders are developing new financing tools that can deploy clean energy technologies at a lower cost. In the United States, Master Limited Partnerships have helped traditional energy industries access vast pools of capital at low cost, supporting a boom in domestic production. As Congress considers tax reform options, bipartisan legislation in both the House and Senate would allow clean energy companies to use these partnerships as a critical tool to grow their…Continue
Added by Ron Townley on August 2, 2013 at 3:58pm — No Comments
• August 23 Solar Thermal Water Heating Workshop
*7 AIA & 7 PDH Continuing Education Credits Offered for this Workshop.
Added by Ron Townley on August 2, 2013 at 3:51pm — No Comments
• August 8-9 The Markets of Sustainability: Tapping the Values of RECs and Carbon Offsets Workshop
Benefit financial management by learning how to evaluate cash flows and incentives from energy efficiency and renewable energy projects.
• August 15-16 Understanding Electricity Rates to Maximize Energy Savings Workshop
Help manage energy costs, bring in new sources of…
Added by Ron Townley on August 2, 2013 at 3:49pm — No Comments
Thanks for this Hertz news.
Added by Grant Millin on July 22, 2013 at 10:25pm — No Comments
Abbreviated from NCSEA: After prolonged negotiations, legislators from North Carolina’s House and Senate came together with Governor Pat McCrory on a tax reform deal on Monday. …Continue
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Whether your looking for a new career opportunity or simply interested in learning more about geothermal systems in western NC, Asheville Geothermal's upcoming three-day installer workshop is a great opportunity to sharpen your skills and expertise! The workshop will cover everything…Continue
Added by Patrick Harper on July 3, 2013 at 11:26am — No Comments
Natural Capital Investment Fund is proud to announce its partnership with the newly-established Appalachian Community Capital (ACC), a central bank dedicated to assisting the Appalachian economy by providing a ready source of funding for community development funds in the region.
Read more about it in the Wall Street Journal.
Entrepreneurs in our service…Continue
Added by Dan E. Kincaid on June 27, 2013 at 6:38pm — No Comments