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Solar and Wind Comprise 61% of 2015 Capacity Additions

New capacity additions are slowing as efficiency and demand management techniques make new generation less necessary nationwide, and the new plants that are added are largely cleaner than in years past, SNL Energy reports.
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Goldman Sachs Triples Its Clean Energy Target

Goldman sees clean energy, clean water, and energy access as a massive near-term opportunity. Learn more in this article from Katherine Tweed at greentechmedia.com.
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Ambitious Developer Plans 1 GW Community Wind Farm In S.D.

Ambitious Developer Plans 1 GW Community Wind Farm In S.D. South Dakota-based developer Dakota Plains Energy wants to team up with local landowners in Lincoln County to build a community wind farm between 500 MW and 1 GW. Read full article.
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