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New report lays out roadmap for comprehensive US offshore wind supply chain

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
The Business Network for Offshore Wind National Offshore Wind, in partnership with Research and Development Consortium (NOWRDC), the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and others has released a report identifying how the United States can develop a robust and equitable domestic supply chain to achieve the national offshore wind target of 30 GW by 2030.

Sol Systems acquires 190 MW Texas solar project from ABEI Energy

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
Washington, D.C.-based Sol Systems, LLC has announced the acquisition of a 190-megawatt (MW) solar development project in Uvalde County, TX from Madrid-based ABEI Energy.

Long-term regulatory and policy changes needed to avoid stalls to business decarbonisation finds Cornwall Insight report

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
A new report from Cornwall Insight has set out a range of regulation and policy changes the UK Government could examine if it wants to avoid a slowdown or stalling of business investment in decarbonisation.

K2 Management to support hybrid renewables in 2023

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
Renewable energy engineering and project management consultancy K2 Management (K2M) has announced that it will begin offering technical due diligence, energy yield analysis and lenders advisory services for hybrid wind and solar projects across Europe in 2023.

Wind Farm Funding Helps Fight Social Isolation in Small Community

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
Leadhills Family Action Group (LFAG) has been granted £9,605 from the Renewable Energy Fund (REF) - a fund distributed by South Lanarkshire Council utilizing funding from Banks Renewables' nearby wind farm developments including Kype Muir and Middle Muir wind farms.

TotalEnergies Commissions BioBéarn Anaerobic Digestion Unit in France

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
TotalEnergies has launched its 18th biogas production unit in France, which will be the largest in the country with a maximum capacity of 160 gigawatt hours (GWh). Named BioBéarn and located in Mourenx in the southwest of France, this new unit, fed with organic waste, has begun feeding its first cubic meters of biomethane – a renewable, decarbonized and locally produced gas – into the natural gas transmission network operated by Téréga. 

Regen Fiber launches innovative method to recycle wind turbine blades

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
New Iowa business Regen Fiber has launched an innovative way to recycle wind turbine blades that are no longer in use, so they don’t end up in landfills, converting them instead into reusuable materials for manufacturers in the concrete, mortar and other industries.

How to Develop Infrastructure for an Electric and Renewable Revolution

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
The world is on the verge of a renewable energy revolution. Governments and public and private organizations alike have set goals for phasing out fossil fuels, including electrifying more processes and transitioning to green energy. It’s a noble and necessary shift — but it will require significant infrastructure development to work on a large scale.

GenComm Partners Report on Research Into Decarbonization

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
Two authors of a new white paper on ‘Alternative Powertrains and the challenges to decarbonize the Transport Sector’ are calling for more action from governments regarding the introduction of alternative powertrains  to fight CO2 emissions.

Minesto and SEV Strengthen Partnership for Tidal Energy Build-Out in the Faroe Islands

Tue, 01/24/2023 - 05:39
Minesto, a leading ocean energy developer, and SEV, Faroese utility company, have renewed and expanded the collaboration agreement outlining respective roles and responsibilities related to tidal energy build out in the Faroe Islands, including the ongoing electricity production in Vestmannasund and the first large scale tidal array in Hestfjord.

Greentown Labs and Vineyard Wind Announce Go Energize 2023

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 09:04
Greentown Labs, the largest climatetech incubator in North America, and Vineyard Wind, developer of the first utility-scale offshore wind farm in the United States, are now accepting applications for Greentown Go Energize 2023, a program supported by the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC). Greentown Labs and Vineyard Wind are seeking submissions from startups that are innovating solutions for offshore turbine monitoring and ecological data collection, as well as digital solutions to improve turbine efficiency and longevity.

Aboitiz Power Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for 17MW Binary Geothermal Plant

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 09:04
Aboitiz Power Corporation, through its subsidiary AP Renewables Inc., hosted the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Tiwi Binary Geothermal Power Plant Project on Jan. 17, 2023, in Tiwi, Albay. The 17 megawatt (MW) binary plant is within the 1.5-hectare of land where the Tiwi Geothermal Power Plant, the oldest geothermal power plant in the Philippines, is located.

DSD and The Home Depot to install 13 MW solar portfolio in California

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 09:04
DSD Renewables (DSD) will work with The Home Depot to install 13 megawatts (MW) of rooftop solar across 25 store locations in California which is expected to generate more than 17 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of clean energy annually for The Home Deport stores.  

Madagascar-Axian-owned WeLight secures funding to connect 250,000 in Africa to clean power

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 09:04
WeLight, a company co-owned by Axian Group, has secured 19 million euros ($21 million) in funding from a group of lenders including the European Investment Bank (EIB), to help 250,000 people in rural Madagascar gain first-time access to clean electricity.  

Importance of Safety in the Renewable Energy Industry

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 01:00
The renewable energy industry continues to grow with more interest in using wind, solar, and hydropower to generate electricity. Some of the best known types of renewable resources include wind, using windmills and turbines, and solar panels that use the sun to generate electricity.

Liverpool To Have One Of The UK's Largest EV Charging Networks As Ubitricity Triples Capacity 

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 01:00
Liverpool City Council has appointed ubitricity, a wholly owned Shell subsidiary, to install a network of 300 on-street electric vehicle (EV) charge points – with the locations chosen by residents and businesses. The additional charge points are set to treble Liverpool City Council's existing netw­ork of 150 charge points to 450. 

FERC Foresees Solar Providing Two-Thirds Of New U.S. Generating Capacity  Over The Next Three Years 

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 01:00
Based upon a review by the SUN DAY Campaign of data just released by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), solar will account for nearly two-thirds (66.00%) of "high probability" additions to installed utility-scale generating capacity in the U.S. over the next three years.

Orestes Hydrogen Equity and Growth Portfolio launches 100 million euro portfolio to assist 2030 clean energy transition in Europe

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 01:00
Sustainable investment solution provider Orestes has launched its third offering, the Orestes Hydrogen Equity and Growth Portfolio which is targeting a 100 million euro raise and will offer investors access to private companies operating in the European hydrogen economy.

SYMBIOSYST agrivoltaics project to be launched shortly in January 2023

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 01:00
A new solar PV project called the SYMBIOSYST project is to be launched shortly, properly called agrivoltaics, agri-PV or agro-PV, combining agriculture and solar power by making dual use of land for agriculture and solar energy generation.

Guidehouse Insights estimates number of grid-interactive buildings will grow to 203 million in 2031

Fri, 01/20/2023 - 01:00
A new report from Guidehouse Insights analyses the growth of grid-interactive buildings engaged with three primary technologies - demand response (DR), solar power generation, and battery energy storage – which are expected to increase from 67.9 million in 2022 to 202.5 million in 2031, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.9 percent.

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