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New Solar Thermal Market In Europe Research during 2021-2025 | COVID-19 Industry Planning Structure | Technavio

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 2:07am

The new solar thermal market in Europe research from Technavio indicates growth in the short term as the business impact of COVID-19 spreads.

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  • The new solar thermal market in Europe research from Technavio indicates growth in the short term as the business impact of COVID-19 spreads.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210121006011/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Solar Thermal Market in Europe 2021-2025 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Get detailed insights on the COVID-19 pandemic crisis and recovery analysis of the solar thermal market in Europe.
  • As the markets recover, Technavio expects the solar thermal market in Europe size to grow by 0.54 Terawatt-hour during the period 2021-2025.
  • The decrease in the prices of CSP with thermal energy storage will facilitate the solar thermal market growth in Spain over the forecast period.

Tetra Tech Wins $25 Million USAID Renewable Energy and Climate Change Contract

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 9:14pm

(NASDAQ: TTEK), a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services, announced today that the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded the Company a five-year, $25 million single-award contract to increase renewable energy consumption and reduce deforestation in Zambia.

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  • (NASDAQ: TTEK), a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services, announced today that the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded the Company a five-year, $25 million single-award contract to increase renewable energy consumption and reduce deforestation in Zambia.
  • The Alternatives to Charcoal Activity represents the flagship investment from the USAID/Zambia Mission to counter climate change and contribute towards poverty reduction through the sustainable management of forest resources.
  • Tetra Tech has supported USAID to promote renewable energy and manage natural resources in Africa for 40 years, said Dan Batrack, Tetra Tech Chairman and CEO.
  • With 20,000 associates working together, Tetra Tech provides clear solutions to complex problems in water, environment, sustainable infrastructure, and renewable energy.

NeoVolta Continues Growth Expansion with Recent Launch in Utah

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 6:00pm

NeoVolta systems have been approved for grid connection by Moon Lake Electric, a utility serving northeastern Utah.

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  • NeoVolta systems have been approved for grid connection by Moon Lake Electric, a utility serving northeastern Utah.
  • As the ninth-sunniest stat e in the U.S. and ranked eleventh in installed solar energy , Utah has tremendous growth potential in residential energy storage.
  • NeoVoltas launch in Utah was made possible through an exclusive distributor agreement with PMP Energy.
  • As one of the leading states for solar energy, Utah will help drive our continued growth, said NeoVolta CEO Brent Willson.

H.I.G. Capital Completes Acquisition of Continental Batteries

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 4:18pm

"), a leading global alternative investment firm with $43 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that one of its affiliates has completed the acquisition of Continental Battery Holding Corp. (Continental Batteries, Continental, or the Company).

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  • "), a leading global alternative investment firm with $43 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that one of its affiliates has completed the acquisition of Continental Battery Holding Corp. (Continental Batteries, Continental, or the Company).
  • Headquartered in Dallas, TX, Continental is a leading distributor of aftermarket batteries to the electric utility vehicle (EUV), automotive, commercial, marine and industrial markets.
  • Today, Continental provides service to over 30,000 dealers across a network of over 100 distribution locations in North America offering a complete range of aftermarket batteries and accessories.
  • Eric Royse, Chief Executive Officer of Continental Batteries commented, We are excited to enter into this new chapter with H.I.G.

Reliatrace, Inc. Announces Patent for Self-Regulating Flexible Heating Device

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 3:33pm

10,856,365 for a Self-Regulating Flexible Heating Device.

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  • 10,856,365 for a Self-Regulating Flexible Heating Device.
  • With this technology, the risk of overheating is greatly reduced compared with alternative heating methods using thermostats or other temperature controls.
  • This Self-Regulating Flexible Heating Device has already been used in the beauty industry.
  • While Reliatrace primarily works with B2B clients, earlier this year the company launched its first direct-to-consumer product using its patented Self-Regulating Flexible Heating Device in a new tool for bakers.

Hudson Sustainable Group Closes Inaugural Green Bond

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 3:02pm

Hudson Sustainable Group (Hudson) announced today that it has closed the firms inaugural green bond, with the issuance of US$96.8 million Investment-Grade rated fixed rate secured notes due in 2043.

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  • Hudson Sustainable Group (Hudson) announced today that it has closed the firms inaugural green bond, with the issuance of US$96.8 million Investment-Grade rated fixed rate secured notes due in 2043.
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group and SG Americas Securities, LLC (Societe Generale) acted as placement agents and green bond structuring advisers.
  • This inaugural green bond continues Hudsons mission to promote sustainable investments, said Neil Auerbach, Hudsons Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner.
  • Hudson Sustainable Group (Hudson, or the Company) is focused on investing in the sustainability sector globally, with an emphasis on renewable energy, resource efficiency, and other aspects of sustainable technology.

MEDIA ALERT — Wolters Kluwer looks at tax credits implemented to help reduce carbon footprint

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting:

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  • Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting:
    What: The enactment of a credit for carbon oxide sequestration in 2008 was the first step in the efforts to encourage the recapture of carbon oxide from the atmosphere.
  • PLEASE NOTE: The content of this alert has been prepared by Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting for general informational purposes only.
  • The information is provided with the understanding that Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting is not engaged in rendering legal, accounting, or other professional services.
  • Contact: To arrange an interview with Mark Luscombe or other federal and state tax experts from Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting on this or any other tax-related topics, please contact Bart Lipinski.

Renewable Energy Seasoned Professional Faraz Khan, CFO, Joins Executive Team at Vision Solar to Drive Company Growth

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 3:30pm

In the peak of January, Vision Solar LLC executives chose a seasoned renewable energy professional, Faraz Khan as their new Chief Financial Officer.

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  • In the peak of January, Vision Solar LLC executives chose a seasoned renewable energy professional, Faraz Khan as their new Chief Financial Officer.
  • Khan is eager to help drive company growth, and collaborate in the successful efforts of the company in the years to come.
  • Prior to joining Vision Solar, Khan served as Senior Director of Corporate Finance at Hardinge Inc., following his experience as CFO for Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy.
  • Their full-service renewable energy company installs solar services for residential homes in Pennsylvania, Arizona, New Jersey, Massachusetts and Florida.

New Jersey Resources Schedules Fiscal 2021 First-Quarter Earnings Call

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 2:27pm

New Jersey Resources (NYSE: NJR) invites investors, customers, members of the financial community and other interested parties to listen to a live webcast of its fiscal 2021 first-quarter earnings results on Thursday, February 4, 2021, at 10 a.m.

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  • New Jersey Resources (NYSE: NJR) invites investors, customers, members of the financial community and other interested parties to listen to a live webcast of its fiscal 2021 first-quarter earnings results on Thursday, February 4, 2021, at 10 a.m.
  • President and Chief Executive Officer Steve Westhoven and Chief Financial Officer Pat Migliaccio will present an overview of NJRs financial and operational performance for the first quarter of fiscal 2021.
  • A few minutes prior to the webcast, go to njresources.com and select Investor Relations.
  • New Jersey Resources (NYSE: NJR) is a Fortune 1000 company that, through its subsidiaries, provides safe and reliable natural gas and clean energy services, including transportation, distribution, asset management and home services.

Calpine Energy Solutions Named Silver Renewable Energy Partner by CDP

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 2:30pm

CDP, which runs the worlds leading global disclosure system for environmental impact, has accredited Calpine Energy Solutions as a silver renewable energy partner.

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  • CDP, which runs the worlds leading global disclosure system for environmental impact, has accredited Calpine Energy Solutions as a silver renewable energy partner.
  • Our Sensible Sustainability approach evaluates renewable energy purchasing opportunities by assessing impacts to GHG emissions, cost-at-risk and adherence to both internal policies and external reporting standards, said Jim Wood, President and CEO of Calpine Energy Solutions.
  • We are delighted to have Calpine Energy Solutions as a silver CDP renewable energy partner, said Paul Robins, Head of Partnerships for CDP.
  • Calpine Energy Solutions, LLC is a licensed retail energy provider in every deregulated state and is one of the largest energy suppliers in North America by volume.