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Forest communities map their land using data loggers

By Emese Balog – SciDev.Net Simple data logging devices can help forest communities map their land and monitor environmental change, according to researchers running a trial. An ongoing project by NGO the Forest Peoples Programme (FPP) encourages indigenous people in Kalimantan, the Indonesian part of the island of Borneo, to use portable, satellite-linked data loggers to create maps of areas that …

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Yingli Brings Solar Investment Opportunity to the Chinese Public through Emerging Internet Financing Platform

New financing vehicle offers renewable energy bonds for Yingli’s 4 MW Solar Project. Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (“Yingli” or “Yingli Solar”) (NYSE: YGE), one of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers, today announced that it completed a bond financing RMB 20 million yuan (USD $3.2 million) for a 4 megawatt (MW) solar project. Yingli’s financing partners for the …

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JinkoSolar Supplies 33.67 MW of PV modules to Rijn Capital in Chile

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the”Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced that it has supplied 33.67 MW of PV modules to Rijn Capital for a project in Chile. Rijn Capital is a Chilean renewable energy company that develops, acquires, builds, and operates a portfolio of power generation and transmission facilities. Rijn Capital owns …

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Sustainable cities depend on empowered citizens

By Paula Park – SciDev.Net Using technology to make a city more sustainable works best if its inhabitants participate in planning and implementation, according to a UN report. The report, published this month by the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), finds that a mix of innovative technology and regulation can help cities become more sustainable. This involves cities …

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Dutch-Chinese experts develop Beijing Bicycle Plan

Dutch-Chinese experts develop Beijing Bicycle Plan to help the city regain World Bicycle Capital status. Cycling revival will help the city address its congestion and air pollution. Amersfoort, the Netherlands/Beijing, People’s Republic of China, 26 May 2015 – Ecofys, Royal HaskoningDHV and the China Academy of Transportation Sciences (CATS) presented the ‘Beijing Bicycle Strategy and Policy’ to revive cycling in …

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Yingli Green Energy to Announce First Quarter 2015 Financial Results on June 5, 2015

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), one of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers, known as “Yingli Solar,” today announced that it plans to release its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, before the U.S. market opens on Friday, June 5, 2015. The Company has scheduled a corresponding …

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The Future of Green Building in Hong Kong

-United Technologies convenes experts at its Distinguished Sustainability Lecture Series event to discuss Hong Kong’s green building initiatives The future is green for Hong Kong, as sustainability initiatives advance for the region’s growing urban population. For the first time, the city hosted a Distinguished Sustainability Lecture Series event convened by United Technologies’ industry-leading brands Carrier, Otis and Chubb, with support …

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Heraeus to Open New Regional R&D Centers in Mainland China and Taiwan

— Heraeus to hire new employees and open R&D Center for local paste modifications The Heraeus Photovoltaics Global Business Unit announces the opening of their new Regional R&D centers in Mainland China and Taiwan for the development and modification of front-side and back-side metallization pastes during this year’s SNEC (2015) International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference & Exhibition from April 28th through …

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Bayer MaterialScience Decodes the First Manned Solar Impulse Aircraft in Nanjing

To celebrate the successful touchdown of the first manned solar-powered aircraft Solar Impulse 2 at Nanjing, China, Bayer MaterialScience, one of the official project partners, holds a hospitality day at Nanjing Lukou International Airport to share the company’s innovative solutions that enabled the Solar Impulse 2 aircraft and stories behind the project with customers, media and employees. Hi-tech materials address the challenges …

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Yingli Green Energy Participates in 2015 China PV Industry Development Symposium

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), one of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers, known as “Yingli Solar,” today announced it participated in the 2015 China Photovoltaic (PV) Industry Development Symposium held today, April 14, 2015, in Baoding, Hebei Province, China. Symposium attendees discussed how to accelerate improvements in technology, manufacturing, and …

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