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Blueskin Energy Project – Community Wind Farm

July 9, 2012 – 12:49 pm |

From Hikurangi
Since 2009 Hikurangi has supported Scott Willis in Dunedin’s Waitati North to realise his community’s dream: to become the first community in New Zealand to own their own power company, build a community-owned wind …

Positive call made for better balance between hydro-electricity and wild rivers in NZ

May 31, 2012 – 1:26 pm |
Positive call made for better balance between hydro-electricity and wild rivers in NZ

31 May 2012 – Wellington
Forest & Bird media release for immediate use
 
 
Protection call for non-renewable wild rivers welcomed
 
Independent conservation organisation Forest & Bird praised the report on wild rivers and hydro-electricity released today by the …

Methane gas provides fuel for hospital heating in Nelson

March 18, 2012 – 9:51 pm |

By The Renewables
Methane biogas from the York Valley landfill in Bishopdale, Nelson, New Zealand is providing the Nelson hospital with a huge reduction in use of coal in it’s boilers. The landfill waste which comes …

Use and Capacity of Global Hydropower Increases

January 19, 2012 – 7:41 pm |

PRESS RELEASE
Worldwatch Institute
Contact: Supriya Kumar, skumar@worldwatch.org, (+1) 202-452-1999, ext: 510
Use and Capacity of Global Hydropower Increases
Industrialized and developing countries continue to rely on their critical water resources as a renewable electricity source.
Washington, D.C.—-Global use of …

Solar Energy Helps Power The Greenspace, Hamilton

October 18, 2011 – 1:18 pm |

WEL Networks
MEDIA RELEASE
18 October 2011
Solar energy helps power The Greenspace
WEL Network’s installation of a solar photovoltaic system has been on trial for over 8 months now by the eco-friendly meeting venue, The Greenspace, in Hamilton. …

Open Day at the NZ Clean Energy Centre – Taupo

May 1, 2011 – 12:12 pm |

On May 13 we are hosting an Open Day at the NZ Clean Energy Centre in Taupo to give you an opportunity to visit the Centre and take a tour. There will be …

Revolution in Building Makes Exceptional Home Performance Affordable – Introducing Little Greenie

April 23, 2011 – 5:10 pm | One Comment

Little Greenie – Media Release – 21 April 2011 – Page 1 – Contact 0274 539 099
Media Release | For Immediate Release | 21 April 2011
REVOLUTION IN BUILDING MAKES EXCEPTIONAL HOME PERFORMANCE AFFORDABLE, NEW REPORT …

Open Day at NZ Clean Energy Centre

April 15, 2011 – 11:16 pm |

365 Days of Fun and Chillaxation – 326 – Crest Energy Helps Us Move Towards a Green Economy

March 19, 2011 – 5:49 pm | One Comment
365 Days of Fun and Chillaxation – 326 – Crest Energy Helps Us Move Towards a Green Economy

My congratulations to Crest Energy who have been granted consent from the Kiwi government to develop a marine turbine power generation in the Kaipara Habour.  The project’s estimated to cost around 600 million and the …

365 Days of Fun and Chillaxation – 298 – New York to Harness Renewable Energy of Sewage

February 19, 2011 – 11:46 pm | One Comment

Now this is the kind of news I like to read: “New York City’s sewage treatment plants will now be in the business of harvesting and selling renewable energy. Heating fuel will be extracted from …

365 Days of Fun and Chillaxation – 293 – Wild Energy’s Happy (Fascinating) Conclusion

February 14, 2011 – 10:00 am |

It’s been all on folks – the judges made their decision about Wild Energy and chose not one but a cluster of winners.  True to Happyzine form we went all creative and decided to do …

Hydroelectricity: A Modern Approach – 14th Entry into the Wild Energy Challenge – Please Cast Your Vote

February 2, 2011 – 11:37 pm |
Hydroelectricity: A Modern Approach – 14th Entry into the Wild Energy Challenge – Please Cast Your Vote

This is an entry into the Adult section of Wild Energy.  If you like this entry please give it a rating out of five stars (see the bottom of this page).
Hydroelectricity: A Modern Approach – …

365 Days of Fun and Chillaxation – Blog 281 – Pedal Power

February 2, 2011 – 11:00 pm |

Check out this dude!  He’s generating the power to run the smoothie maker by pedaling his bike and going nowhere!  When I saw this image I had to post it up – thanks to David …

Zero Energy Town Home Design – 13th Entry into the Wild Energy Challenge – Please Cast Your Vote

February 1, 2011 – 10:49 pm |

This is an entry into the Adult section of Wild Energy.  If you like this entry please give it a rating out of five stars (see the bottom of this page).
This entry was submitted by …

The Ideas Already Exist – 12th Entry into the Wild Energy Challenge – Please Cast Your Vote

February 1, 2011 – 6:46 pm | 8 Comments

I offer free and online KNOWLEDGE about ALL different kinds of renewable energy devices.
This information base includes more than 35 years of collecting, research and own experience.
Please see the 6 min trailer (with English subtitles) …

Anti-gravity power device – 11th Entry into the Wild Energy Challenge – Please Cast Your Vote

February 1, 2011 – 5:11 pm | 5 Comments

This is an entry into the Adult section of Wild Energy.  If you like this entry please give it a rating out of five stars (see the bottom of this page).
Here is my idea for …

Human Power! Renewable with Many Positive Social Benefits – 10th Entry into the Wild Energy Challenge – Please Cast Your Vote

February 1, 2011 – 4:31 pm | 7 Comments

This is an entry into the Adult section of Wild Energy.  If you like this entry please give it a rating out of five stars (see the bottom of this page).
A new source of …

New type of Current, Tidal, Wind, Wave and Cyclone Energy Converter – 9th Entry into the Wild Energy Challenge – Please Cast Your Vote

February 1, 2011 – 2:16 pm | 2 Comments

This is an entry into the Adult section of Wild Energy.  If you like this entry please give it a rating out of five stars (see the bottom of this page).
Entry submitted by Miroslav Novak
I …

Reduce Home Use by Installing Home PV and Wind Generation – 8th Entry into the Wild Energy Challenge – Please Cast Your Vote

February 1, 2011 – 1:51 pm | One Comment

This is an entry into the Adult section of Wild Energy.  If you like this entry please give it a rating out of five stars (see the bottom of this page).
Reduce Home Use by Installing …

Energy Conservation: Roof Vent – 7th Entry into the Wild Energy Challenge – Please Cast Your Vote

January 31, 2011 – 6:46 pm | One Comment

This is an entry into the Adult section of Wild Energy.  If you like this entry please give it a rating out of five stars (see the bottom of this page).
Hi folks
[Here] are a couple …

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