Posts tagged: CNBC

Google is reportedly in talks to back the largest wind power project in Africa

By: Nathan McAlone Google is in talks to invest in the largest wind power project in Africa. According to CNBC, Google wants to back Kenya’s Lake Turkana Wind Power Project, a massive undertaking that will require more than $700 million. The project will span 40,000 acres, raise Kenya’s energy capacity by 20 percent, and be an […]

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Hawaiian Island to Run on Solar Power

(via Clean Technica)   If billionaire Larry Ellison has his way, the Hawaiian island of Lanai will run on solar power and have electric cars. Sound too good to be true? Maybe it is, but as the saying goes, a boy can dream. Called the ‘pineapple island’ due to the abundance of that fruit and […]