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Dr. Franz Alt is moderator, journalist and author. He published several essays and books concerning the use of renewable energies and worldwide securing peace.Among other decorations he received the human rights prize ”Award 2003.” Read more...
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
December 2008  
     
28.12.2008

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  • New European Commission Report shows 60% increase in solar panel production in 2007
  • Making the Photovoltaic Industry DoubleGreen
  • Economists See Roots of Income Inequality in Ancestral History
  • SunPower to Build Largest Solar Power Tracking System in Australia
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
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November 2008  
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09.11.2008

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  • Solar Power Game-Changer: “Near Perfect” Absorption of Sunlight, From All Angles
  • Garnaut releases Framework for Low-Emission Future
  • Germany's Largest Pitched Roof Thin-film Solar PV System Installed
  • Searching for the "Second Solar"
  • Belmar Unveils One of the Largest Solar Parking Structures in the Western United States
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
02.11.2008    
October 2008  
26th October   Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
19th October

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  • Wind Energy in Turkey
  • ICP Solar Partners with San Francisco-based Eight Inc to drive solar innovation in portable power category
  • Two Groups of Researchers Make Gasoline from Sugar
  • Curbing Coal Emissions Alone Might Avert Climate Danger
  • Workers silenced while we talk
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
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18.09.2008 The solution to our climate crisis seems simple. Repower America with wind and solar. AL Gore  
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15th June 2008

:: ENGLISH NEWS ::

  • As Israel grapples with the strategic advantages of solar, will PV get the respect it wants?
  • 60 MW PV power plant in set to go on-grid in June
  • Natural refrigerant for mobile air conditioning systems
  • Concentrator systems from Zytech Solar
  • 'CO2 scrubber' could help slow global warming
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
8th. June 2008

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  • Food prices remain high despite higher output
  • Patenting the “Climate Genes”… And Capturing the Climate Agenda
  • German Parliament adopts amendment of EEG
  • 23% Solar Electricity Production fed into utility
  • Signet Solar Rolls Out Industry’s Largest Silicon Thin Film Solar Photovoltaic Modules
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
1st June 2008   Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
May 2008  
25th May 2008

:: ENGLISH NEWS ::

  • The Dalai Lama: "Tibet is a part of China"
  • Lakes of Meltwater Can Crack Greenland’s Ice and Contribute to Faster Ice Sheet Flow
  • Amazon under threat from cleaner air
  • Trouble in paradise: Warming a greater danger to tropical species
  • New solar energy system makes it possible to produce wholesale electricity at a cost competitive with fossil fuels
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
18th May 2008

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  • Greendex - a Consumer Index putting the US at the bottom of 100
  • Worldwide wind energy tops 100,000 megawatts for the first time in 2008
  • Utilities Global Survey 2008: A world of difference
  • The first European Solar Days will be celebrated with over 4000 events throughout Europe
  • Shell Pulls Out of London Array Wind Farm
  • EU biofuel firms say not to blame
  • Voluntary carbon markets almost tripled
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
11th May 2008   Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
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April 2008  
27.April.2008

:: ENGLISH NEWS ::

  • Rising Food Prices - What Should Be Done?
  • Cooling sulphates in the atmosphere enhance ozone depletion
  • US-institute NOAA: Global Land Surface Temperature Warmest on Record
  • Artificial Photosynthesis Moves a Step Closer
  • Enfinity to install 22 MW on Belgian roofs
  • Deteriorating situation in Tibet and fear of worse to come in days ahead
  • As Labor takes over reigns in Australia, campaign noises for solar could get louder
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
20.April.2008   Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
13.April.2008

:: ENGLISH NEWS ::

  • Statement of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to All Tibetans
  • La Niña Conditions Strengthen - Expected to Continue
  • Renewable Energies Grow Strongly Again in 2007
  • Solar Thin-film Production in Greece
  • Wind Boom USA – Opportunities for European Companies in the Wind Industry
  • Rich countries’ aid figures drop for second straight year
  • Greenpeace report estimates climate impacted migration to be 10 times worse than Partition
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
06.April.2008

:: ENGLISH NEWS ::

  • My Hope lies with Europe
  • 1st European Solar Days: European Citizens to Celebrate Solar Energy
  • Solar Millennium AG acquires shares in the Andasol 3 project from NEO Energía
  • Climate change will have a significant impact on transportation infrastructure and operations
  • Climate change: Continued momentum needed as formal negotiations on new UN climate agreement get under way
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
March 2008  
30.March.2008

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  • Dalai Lama: An Appeal to the Chinese People
  • Impoverished areas of Africa and Asia face severe crop losses from climate change within 20 years, study finds
  • New Research on the 2002 Collapse of the Larsen B Ice Shelf
  • Flush with oil money, rich emirate plants huge financial seed for renewable energy – and PV
  • ATM‘s Kassandra scans ingots for defects and maps regions to be cut
  • Leading Chinese Intellectuals Ask China to Rethink Tibet Policy
  • Signet Expands Capacity in India
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
23.March.2008

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  • The Dalai Lama: “Tibet will be free”
  • A European Hope
  • Lighting a billion lives
  • TU Delft tests windmill for seawater desalination
  • The Tibetan Cry for Freedom
  • Energy Thinking at the World Sustainable Energy Days
  • Dalai Lama Won’t Stop Tibet Protests
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
16.March.2008

:: ENGLISH NEWS ::

  • The Hot Topic - How To Tackle Global Warming and Still Keep the Lights On
  • Shell chief fears oil shortage in seven years
  • Garrad Hassan breaks the 3GW mark with GH Forecaster
  • 2007 Global Status Report Shows Perceptions Lag Reality
  • 2008 OECD Environmental Outlook - How much will it cost to address today's key environmental problems?
  • Google is entering the field of renewable energy
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
09.March.2008

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  • Photovoltaic solar energy to attract major investments over the coming years
  • EU to adopt climate fight plan despite differences
  • Vestas Gets 82-MW Order from Poland
  • BSW estimates 1.1 GW solar market in Germany in 2007
  • MAN Ferrostaal enters solar cooling market
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
02.March.2008

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  • Spectacular Wind Energy growth saving 200 million tonnes of greenhouse gas emmissions
  • Suntech Opens Sales Offices in Germany and Spain
  • How Future Renewable Energy Professionals Are Breaking into the Industry
  • Drinking Water Shortage – A Global Problem ...
  • First North American World Wind Energy Conference and Renewable Energy
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
February 2008  
24.02.2008

:: ENGLISH NEWS ::

  • Loss of mangroves alarming
  • Wind energy leads EU power installations in 2007, but national growth is inconsistent
  • US, China & Spain lead world wind power market in 2007
  • German cell manufacturer Q-Cells is Number 1 cell producer worldwide
  • Phoenix Solar Wins 9-MW Contract
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
17.02.2008

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  • Creating a World Without Poverty: Social Business and the Future of Capitalism
  • Shell chief fears oil shortage in seven years
  • Biofuels: plans for certification taking shape
  • Water Conservation and Efficiency in Las Vegas
  • First Documented Case of Pest Resistance to Biotech Cotton
  • Grey Water Geothermal Utilities Used in Australia
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
11.02.2008

Losing Ground, The human rights impacts of oil palm plantation expansion in Indonesia

EU fuelling human rights disaster in Indonesia, Palm oil production for food and agrofuels is resulting in wide spread human rights abuses in Indonesia according to a report released today by a coalition of international environmental groups.

 
10.02.2008

ENGLISH NEWS

  • World Market for Wind Energy - An Overview
  • Blackwater - The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army
  • 21st century water management: Calculating with the unknown
  • Solar Millennium technology subsidiary Flagsol develops new, highly efficient solar collector
  • Greenpeace calls for ban on 327 heavily toxic pesticides
  • Sustainable Energy Cities take the lead on climate change: the European Commission launches the Covenant of Mayors
  • Focus on the sun and the success
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
03.02.2008

ENGLISH NEWS

  • California Solar Outlook for 2008
  • Focus on the sun and the success
  • China Cracks Down on Tibetan Buddhism Ahead of Olympics
  • Survey Shows 95% of Japanese See Global Warming as Imminent Problem
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
January 2008  
27.01.2008

ENGLISH NEWS

  • "Is there an economical miracle in ecological goods?"
  • Keeping the Electrons Flowing
  • Ninety percent of Europeans believe biodiversity loss is a problem
  • Showa Shell to Quadruple Photovoltaic Module Production
  • Biofuels under (belated) scrutiny
  • The Hard Coal-Fired Power Plant at Hamburg-Moorburg and Its Alternatives
  • Human wrongs every day in Tibet
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
20.Jan 2008 50 people who could save the planet
Stranded polar bears, melting glaciers, dried-out rivers and flooding on a horrific scale - these were the iconic images of 2007. So who is most able to stop this destruction to our world? A Guardian panel, taking nominations from key environmental figures, met to compile a list of our ultimate green heroes
  • Angela Merkel, German chancellor
  • Amory Lovins, Physicist
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Actor
  • Zhengrong Shi, Scientist
  • Ken Livingstone, London mayor
  • Wangari Maathai, Environmentalist, Nobelprice, Minstry of Kenya
  • Hermann Scheer, Politician
  • Al Gore, Politician, Oscar-winning slideshow An Inconvenient Truth,
  • Dieter Salomon, Mayor of Freiburg
  • and many more
 
20.01.2008

ENGLISH NEWS

  • Climate Change study predicts hazy future for Europe's birds
  • Civilized Markets instead of Markets of Practical Constraints
  • Brussels considering climate tax on imports
  • 2007 Ozone Hole Looms over Antarctica, as for the Past Decade
  • New Report Documents Status of Geothermal Energy Technologies
  • The Guardian: "50 people who could save the planet"
  • Nuclear blow to UK climate policy
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
13.01.2008   Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
06.01.2008

ENGLISH NEWS

  • Presidential Candidates: How Green Are They?
  • BP Announces Full Operation of Wind Farm
  • European solar thermal market affected by strong decline in Germany’s heating equipment sales
  • Xcel Energy Announces 1,000th MW of Wind in Minnesota
Newsletter Franz Alt Sunpage
     
December 2007  
30.Dezember.2007

ENGLISH NEWS

  • Duke Energy Purchases 150 MW of Wind Turbines
  • Solar Integrated Wins $4.3 Million Order
  • Blue H Launches Floating Wind Turbine
  • Penguins in peril as climate warms
Sunpage Newsletter Franz Alt
23.Dezember.2007

ENGLISH NEWS

  • For German Homeowners, Renewable Energy is No Longer a Choice
  • Britain's wind power revolution
  • REpower to Deliver 25 Turbines to Cannon Power
  • ersol turns again to Wacker for silicon
  • Tracking down water leaks
Sunpage Newsletter Franz Alt
16.Dezember.2007

ENGLISH NEWS

  • Shell and HR Biopetroleum build facility to grow algae for biofuel
  • California Commission To Recommend Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs
  • "Mainstream" Renewable Energy Continues Double-digit Growth
Sunpage Newsletter Franz Alt
9.Dezember.2007

ENGLISH NEWS

  • In Larger Freedom
  • Rockefeller Center Tree Lights Will Be Energy-Efficient
  • Report: Sweden, Germany do most to protect climate
  • Spezial WAB-Offshore-Magazine
  • PM Rudd's first act: ratifying Kyoto
Sunpage Newsletter Franz Alt
2.Dezember.2007

ENGLISH NEWS

  • Do we still have universal values?
  • European Solar Prizes 2007
  • REpower to Deliver 25 Turbines to Cannon Power
  • Global Wind Power Base to More Than Triple by 2015
  • Germany Starts Testing Bio Oil for Heat
  • Clean Power from Deserts for Europe, the Middle East and North
  • China on Pace to Become Global Leader in Renewable Energy
Sunpage Newsletter Franz Alt
     


 
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