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Duke Energy Turns Swine, Poultry Wastes Into Electricity

Duke Energy will buy biogas produced from swine and poultry wastes. The biogas will then be converted to electricity that could power up about 10,000 homes yearly. Duke Energy works with Carbon Cycle Energy to make the project successful.

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Acciona SA To Ramp Up South Africa Business After Solar Success

Solar Power, South Africa's Answer to Energy Crisis

South Africa's energy crisis will now be answered by the launching of the largest solar farm built in Northen Cape. It could generate power that could supply electricity from renewable energy to 75,000 households yearly.

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Spanish Royals Visit Morocco - Day 2

Morocco King Unveils First Phase of The World's Largest Solar Plants

The completion of the first stage will also begin the second and third stage of the project. Once finished this power plant will be the world's largest, providing electricity for 1.1 million people in Morocco. The project would also help reduce the country's dependence on imported energy source as well as reducing carbon emission.

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Toshiba Corp

Toshiba intends to offload $7B US gas commitment

Amidst a major accounting scandal, Japanese electronics major Toshiba is in the process of offloading its $7.4 billion (GBP4.87billion) commitment on US liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports.

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Home appliances

From an iPhone to a Tesla car, how much energy do these devices really use?

It's not rocket science to figure out that everything that runs with electricity costs money; exactly how much it costs, however, has just been recently figured out. People these days are not only looking for the best mobile devices; they are also on the lookout for better battery lives. Big Corporations such as Apple has taken an initiative for this. For example, according to MacStories the newly released iPhone 6S and the iPhone 6S Plus and its new iOS 9 have optimized apps and key technologies that help its users have an energy efficient experience. That's because everyone just struggles with battery life and there's no such thing as enough battery.

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Power Grid

Adani, Reliance to build Bangladesh power plants to ease crisis

Two leading Indian power firms will build several plants in Bangladesh to produce up to 4,600 megawatts of electricity to ease the country's prolonged power crisis, a senior official said on Saturday.

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BYD store

China's BYD takes aim at Tesla in battery factory race

Chinese automaker BYD (1211.HK) Co Ltd (002594.SZ), backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N), aims to triple its production of batteries as it takes on Tesla Motors (TSLA.O) in the race to supply electric vehicles and boost energy storage.

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Saudi Arabia's King Salman

Lavish freebies from Saudi king to buoy economy, markets

A lavish payout to public employees ordered by Saudi Arabia's new King Salman will help to sustain the kingdom's consumer boom and reassure financial markets that the government is not slashing expenditure in the face of low oil prices.

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Donetsk

Ukraine allows state firm to import power from Russia

Ukraine's government has allowed state energy company Ukrinterenergo to import electricity from Russia to cover current power shortages caused by a lack of coal, the Ukrainian energy ministry said.

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U.S. President Barack Obama

Obama plan to 'Power Africa' gets off to a dim start

Barack Obama last year told a cheering crowd in Cape Town that a $7 billion plan to "Power Africa" would double electricity output on the world's poorest continent and bring "light where currently there is darkness".

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Gulf Coast Countries

Gulf states need to reform spending as oil price slips: Kuwait

Gulf Arab oil exporters will have to reform their state spending and make cuts in some areas because of weak oil prices, Kuwaiti Finance Minister Anas al-Saleh said on Saturday.

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Kenya's Sewer Systems

Turning sewage into money and power in Africa

Nyeri County and Karatina University in Kenya are working on a project that can turn sewage into biogas that can power the local water pumps and reduce electricity costs.

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Kuwait Flag

Kuwait reviewing its subsidies system

Kuwaiti Finance Minister Sheikh Salem Abdulaziz al-Sabah said the government is reviewing its subsidies system to its residents and subsidies.

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Mongolia

Companies have been short listed for the new Tavan Tolgoi Power Plant

A number of top notch companies have sent their bids to build Mongolia's Tavan Tolgoi Power Plant.

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