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January 31, 2011

The Ministry of Energy in Kenya has granted official approval for the establishment of a 100MW power plant on the Kenyan coastline.

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January 3, 2011

Verdant Power has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that would allow the company to install up to 30 new tidal power turbines in the East Channel of the East River in New York.

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December 29, 2010

Ormat Nevada Inc. has decided not to proceed with the Part II of the DOE loan guarantee program application for Wister, CD-4 and Dead Horse Wells geothermal projects, currently under construction in California and Nevada.

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November 23, 2010

FirstEnergy Corp. is cancelling plans to repower units 4 and 5 at its R.E. Burger Plant in Shadyside, Ohio, to generate electricity principally with biomass and will permanently shut down the units by Dec. 31, 2010.

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November 4, 2010

The Department of Energy, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement, and the Department of Commerce's National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have announced eight joint research awards totaling nearly $5 million to support the responsible siting and permitting of offshore wind energy facilities and ocean energy generated from waves, tides, currents and thermal gradients.

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August 26, 2010

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the State of Colorado have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to simplify procedures authorizing the development of small-scale hydropower projects in Colorado

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July 29, 2010

SDE has finalized the construction of the first large-scale sea wave power plant in Jaffa Port in Israel.

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June 11, 2010

The New York Power Authority marked the completion of a nearly four-year overhaul of its Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Power Project in the northern Catskills at an event Thursday where NYPA President and Chief Executive Officer Richard M. Kessel was joined by state and local officials in highlighting the milestone. 

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May 19, 2010

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the State of California have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to coordinate procedures and schedules for review of hydrokinetic energy projects off the California coast.