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Renewable Energy

Renewable energy is energy which comes from natural resources such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, and geothermal heat, which are renewable (naturally replenished).

Headlines Around the Web

Consumer benefits lie far ahead

Oct 22 - Financial Times

Shriram EPC wins orders worth Rs 389 crore

Sep 26 - The Times of India

Renewable energy expo witnesses grand opening

Sep 18 - The Times of India

DoT for running towers on renewable energy

Aug 31 - The Times of India

Solar energy boom takes shine off RWE

Aug 14 - Financial Times

France outlines €12bn investment plan

Jul 10, 2013 - Financial Times

Boehner pressed on farm bill split

Jul 03, 2013 - Politico

Enbridge, EDF buy 300 MW Alberta wind project

Apr 08, 2013 - Financial Post

Articles About Renewable Energy

A worker pumps gasoline blended with 10 percent ethanol at the UPI Energy gas station in Chatham, Ontario in this April 11, 2008 file photo. To match OIL-ETHANOL/LOBBY REUTERS/Mark Blinch/Files (CANADA - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS POLITICS COMMODITIES)
Australia Falling Behind in Carbon Emissions Reduction; Al Gore, EU 'Disappointed'

By IBTimes AU

After Australia's carbon tax repeal has passed the Senate, former U.S. Vice President and climate change activist Al Gore expressed his disappointment and said the country is now falling behind other developed nations in reducing carbon emissions. (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: AL GORE, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, EUROPEAN UNION, TONY ABBOTT

A worker pumps gasoline blended with 10 percent ethanol at the UPI Energy gas station in Chatham, Ontario in this April 11, 2008 file photo. To match OIL-ETHANOL/LOBBY REUTERS/Mark Blinch/Files (CANADA - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS POLITICS COMMODITIES)
Renewable Energy Investments in Australia Falls to its Lowest Since 2001

By IBTimes AU

Australia's renewable energy investment has declined to its lowest in 13 years. According to reports, the country has invested only $40 million in the first six months of 2014. The amount is said to be the lowest since 2001. (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT, INVESTMENT

United Nations Report on Climate Change – A Call for Action?
'Water Crisis' in Australia Due to Climate Change

By IBTimes AU

An Australian forever-drought could be created due to the fall in rainfall levels in Southern Australia by 40 per cent, said a report conducted by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. (Jul 15)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE

The sun is seen behind smoke billowing from a chimney of a heating plant in Taiyuan, Shanxi province in this December 9, 2013 file photo.
Al Gore-Clive Palmer Announcement a 'Step Forward' to Reset Australia's Climate Change Debate

By IBTimes AU

The Al Gore-Clive Palmer alliance may have reignited the climate change debate. The Australia Institute defended its role bringing the Nobel prize winner and Australian MP together. According to reports, it said the Palmer United Party (PUP) "ha... (Jul 02)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, AL GORE, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT, NOBEL PRIZE

Australia May be Left Out in G20 Summit as Other Countries Side with Obama on Climate Change

By IBTimes AU

Prime Minister Tony Abbott may risk being isolated from other G20 economies should the climate change agenda push through. According to media reports, Mr Abbott's popularity and approval ratings have plummeted due to a "tough" budget and the government's climate change policy. (Jun 30)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, G20, TONY ABBOTT, GLOBAL WARMING, BARACK OBAMA, AL GORE

Australian Scientists Protest CSIRO Crisis as Abbott Gov't Plans to Cut 700 More Jobs

By IBTimes AU

Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation scientists have taken to the streets their protest regarding the Abbott government's job cuts in relation to the new budget policies. (Jun 27)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING, AUSTRALIA, CANCER, TWITTER

PM Tony Abbott Secures Support of Clive Palmer to Repeal Carbon Tax

By IBTimes AU

The Australian Senate will vote on the proposed repeal of the Labor government-initiated carbon tax sometime between July 7 and 15. Prime Minister Tony Abbott expressed confidence on Thursday that the legislation would pass following his meeting with Clive Palmer who agreed to support the measure. (Jun 27)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, MANAGEMENT, TONY ABBOTT

Al Gore-Clive Palmer Tandem 'Gobsmacking' as Palmer Decides to Back Abbott Carbon Tax Repeal

By IBTimes AU

In what many described as a surprising turn of events, Al Gore has announced he is backing climate change sceptic and Australian PUP leader Cliver Palmer in a press conference in Canberra. (Jun 26)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, AL GORE, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, NOBEL PRIZE

Tony Abbott Believes Carbon Tax 'Not Good for Jobs, Environment' as More Aussies Support Climate Action

By IBTimes AU

More Australians consider global warming as a serious issue as the Abbott government chooses to not consider climate change a priority. In the latest Lowy Institute poll, the number of Australians who think global warming is a "serious and press... (Jun 23)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT, AUSTRALIA

Tony Abbott Bill to Scrap Clean Energy 'Shot Down;' Opposition Challenges Double Dissolution Election

By IBTimes AU

The Australian Labour and Greens parties have challenged Prime Minister Tony Abbott to a double dissolution election after the Senate has voted down a bill to scrap the Clean Energy Finance Corporation for the second time. (Jun 18)

MORE TOPICS: CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT, AUSTRALIA