Renewable Energy

Renewable energy is generally defined as energy that comes from resources which are naturally replenished on a human timescale such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, waves and geothermal heat. Renewable energy replaces conventional fuels in four distinct areas: electricity generation, hot water/space heating, motor fuels, and rural (off-grid) energy services.About 16% of global final energy consumption presently comes from renewable resources, with 10% of all energy from traditional biomass, mainly used for heating, and 3.4% from hydroelectricity. New renewables (small hydro, modern biomass, wind, solar, geothermal, and biofuels) account for another 3% and are growing rapidly.
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  • New Wind Power Project for Pennsylvania

    … a member of the Business Renewables Center, which seeks to accelerate corporate purchasing of renewable energy. To learn how Prince Law Offices, P.C. can assist you or your business with renewable energy projects, PJM interconnection, real estate, business, FERC, or PUC matters, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin at Prince Law Offices, P.C. …

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  • Join Us at GlobalCon Energy Expo

    … here: GLOBALCON Expo March 22-23, 2017 Pennsylvania Convention Center Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Desire more specific assistance regarding CHP, Solar; renewable energy projects, energy law, or real estate law, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin at Prince Law Offices, P.C. …

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  • SUNSHOT $$$ PRIZE: SOLAR IN YOUR COMMUNITY CHALLENGE

    … for Final Prizes: November 2018 Announcements of Final Prizes Winners (Expected): January 2019 Desire more specific assistance regarding CHP, Solar; renewable energy projects, energy law, or real estate law, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin at Prince Law Offices, P.C. …

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  • Is My Facility a Good Candidate for CHP?

    … Considering Combined Heat and Power (CHP) to save money, enhance reliability, and benefit the environment? The EPA CHP Partnership and Prince Law Offices can help. Answering “yes” to any of the following questions indicates that the facility may be a good candidate for CHP: Do you pay more than $0.07 per kWh on average for electricity…

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  • PUC Considers Alternative Utility Ratemaking for Energy Reliability and Conservation

    … ratemaking, utility costs, renewable energy projects, or energy law, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin at Prince Law Offices, P.C. Like this: Like Loading... Related Filed under Business Law, Consumer Advocacy, Energy Law, Real Estate Tagged as "energy efficiency", "papuc", "Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission", alternative rate design, alternative ratemaking, CHP, Combined Heat and Power, conservation programs, Pennsylvania, PUC, revenue Decoupling …

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  • PUC Promotes Combined Heat and Power

    … the consideration of CHP solutions by states, communities and utilities for their infrastructure needs. Prince Law Offices, P.C. is a proud partner in U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Combined Heat and Power Partnership (CHPP). http://blog.princelaw.com/2015/08/13/prince-law-offices-proud-to-announce-selection-for-epa-chp-partnership/. The (EPA…

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  • Solar & Wind Tax Credit Extensions Big Boost To Solar & Wind Growth

    … Just in time for the Holidays, after many long months of deliberations and lobbying, the US Congress has approved a five-year extension to the Investment Tax Credit, which has buoyed the country’s solar industry for several years and to the Production Tax Credit, which has similarly been a critical support for the country’s wind energy industry…

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  • EPA Clean Power Plan Comments Due Soon

    … EPA is soliciting comments on the Clean Power Plan Proposed Federal Plan and Proposed Model Rules, to be submitted by January 21st. Please note that there are a number of topics that may be of interest to combined heat and power (CHP) stakeholders, including those in the following sections of the Preamble: Section IV.C.3 on Eligible Emission…

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  • EPA New CHP Partnership Website

    … A new EPA Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Partnership website is now available. The new website is available at www.epa.gov/chp, but internal page URLs have changed (so update your bookmarks). Prince Law Offices, P.C. is a proud partner of the EPA CHP Partnership program. The website was updated to consolidate information, remove outdated…

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  • REVOLUTION NOW: FIVE CLEAN ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES–2015 UPDATE

    … be five years away.” Today, the DOE reports that the clean energy future has “arrived”. In 2013, the DOE released the Revolution Now report, highlighting four transformational technologies: land-based wind power, silicon photovoltaic (PV) solar modules, light-emitting diodes (LEDs), and electric vehicles (EVs). That study and its 2014 update showed…

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  • Pennsylvania PUC Enhances Ability to Search for Utility Complaints

    … search for specific types of regulated utilities, including: electricity, natural gas, telecommunications, water/wastewater and transportation. Additionally, a “Search for Consumer Complaints” link has been added to each industry category on the website, and this is the first link provided to visitors who are reviewing information on the site…

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