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Pepco Seeks Approval of 11 Innovative Programs to Advance Transportation Electrification in DC

Tue, 12/20/2022 - 12:03
Pepco has submitted a request with the Public Service Commission of the District of Columbia (DCPSC) for approval to move forward with a subset of programs from the company’s Climate Solutions 5-Year Action Plan.

Spearmint Energy to Bring 300 MWh of New Battery Energy Storage to the ERCOT Grid

Tue, 12/20/2022 - 12:03
Spearmint Energy  has begun construction of Revolution, its 150 MW, 2-hour battery energy storage project in West Texas, in partnership with Mortenson, a leading power engineering, procurement, and construction contractor with experience in wind, solar, transmission and distribution, repowering, and battery energy storage.

Shell and Eneco Win Tender for Hollandse Kust Site VI Offshore Wind Farm

Tue, 12/20/2022 - 12:03
Ecowende, a joint venture of Shell and Eneco, is the winner of the permit for the Hollandse Kust (west) Site VI offshore wind farm. Ecowende will build the wind farm with an eye for nature. This is one of two new wind farms in the Hollandse Kust (west) Wind Farm Zone and is expected to be commissioned in 2026.

Simply Electrifying – An interview with Jasper Konings  of Heliox

Tue, 12/20/2022 - 12:03
Jasper Konings is Director of Commercial Vehicles and Fleets at Heliox. E-mobility is on the minds of many with increasing pressure from consumers to see environmentally friendly behaviours from businesses. Whether it’s using electric delivery fleets or sustainably powered public transport, there is a clear need for e-mobility. Mr Konings spoke with REM to discuss the current direction of E-mobility, how charging infrastructure is developing across the world, mobile charging, marine electrification and a number of other related topics.

Romania-Low Carbon to deliver up to 600 MW of new onshore wind capacity in Romania

Tue, 12/20/2022 - 12:03
Global renewable energy company Low Carbon has announced that it will be constructing two onshore wind farms in Romania with a capacity of up to 600 MW.

Bat-ching Automated Decisions with Green Eagle Solutions

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
The topic of scalability is at the forefront of the wind energy industry. And rightfully so, if we’re to meet the ambitious energy targets that have been set. Naturally, the increase of project size is a factor inherently linked to scalability. And for onshore wind, this creates a new set of regulatory challenges for owners and operators.

Q3 U.S. Grid-Scale Energy Storage Market Sets Record

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
The U.S. energy storage market grid-scale segment installed a record 4,733 megawatt-hours (MWh) in the third quarter of 2022, surpassing the previous quarterly high of 4,598 MWh in Q1 of 2021, according to a new report released today. On a single charge, this amount of battery storage could power over 150,000 U.S. homes for a day.

Bulgaria-SUNOTEC building Bulgaria’s largest solar power plant

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
The construction of Bulgaria’s largest solar power plant by solar power developer SUNOTEC, the Verila project, which will generate green electricity with a capacity of 124 megawatts peak, is due to be completed by Spring 2023.

Sherin and Lodgen Facilitates Financing of Solar Sites in Massachusetts and Rhode Island

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
Sherin and Lodgen's Renewable Energy Practice Group represented lender Cambridge Savings Bank in a $32 million loan facility to affiliates of Kearsarge Energy for construction and permanent financing of six solar photovoltaic and energy storage systems on various properties in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. 

Bio-CNG Powered Buses in Estonia Fueled by Bright’s Technology and Bioforce

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
City buses in Tallinn, Estonia run on bio-CNG fueled by Bright’s biogas upgrading technology and commissioned by energy company Bioforce OU. The bio-CNG production site in Aravete has been operational since March this year and recently has been expanded. A new bio-CNG production facility will be built in Ebavere and is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2023. Through virtual pipeline technology, the bio-CNG is transported to filling stations where buses can refuel.

Green Fuels for Denmark Receives Danish IPCEI Funding

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
The Danish Business Authority has awarded the Danish Power-to-X flagship project ‘Green Fuels for Denmark’ DKK 600 million as part of Denmark’s participation in the European IPCEI (Important Projects of Common European Interest) program. The funding will go towards realizing Green Fuels for Denmark’s first phases of 10 MW, 100 MW and 300 MW, respectively.

Rethink Energy says green cement will take off in the 2030s 

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
Rethink Energy latest Forecast, entitled “Is the global cement business sufficiently motivated to go green?”, says that Green cement will take off in 2030s and then follow a path of gradual acceleration until the entire industry is more or less decarbonised by 2050, replacing gas with electrolysed hydrogen.

Rivian signs news wind energy deal with Apex Clean Energy to power Illinois manufacturing

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
Rivian and Apex Clean Energy have announced the signing of a power purchase agreement (PPA) for 50 megawatts (MW) of electricity from the renewable energy company’s proposed Goose Creek Wind farm in Piatt County, Illinois.

M&S and bp pulse to bring EV charging to customers

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
Marks & Spencer (M&S) and bp pulse have signed an exclusive agreement to bring high-speed electric vehicle (EV) charge points to the M&S store estate across the UK, which will see the two companies work together to install an initial 900 electric vehicle charge points in around 70 of M&S’ national stores in the next two years.

Four Amazing Benefits of Adding Parking Lot Solar Panel Canopies

Sat, 12/17/2022 - 23:00
People are getting progressively creative about how and where they deploy solar panels. One recent example concerns efforts to plant certain crops under them. Then, farmers can take advantage of formerly unused land, plus get power generation potential and extra earning opportunities. Parking lot solar power is another possibility gaining momentum. Here’s a closer look at some of the perks it offers.

Canada and Ontario Invest in CHAR Technologies Renewable Energy Production Facility

Wed, 12/14/2022 - 13:56
CHAR Technologies Ltd. announced that the governments of Canada and Ontario are investing more than $11.3 million to expand CHAR Technologies’ facility in Thorold, Ontario, to produce renewable natural gas (RNG) and biocarbon – creating the largest facility of its kind in Canada, and the only RNG facility in the country to exclusively use woody biomass.

Putting Hydropower Back on the Energy Transition Agenda

Wed, 12/14/2022 - 13:56
The ‘forgotten giant’ of renewables, hydropower, will play a critical role in the energy transition, explain Eddie Rich, CEO of the International Hydropower Association and Pascal Radue, CEO of General Electric Hydro Solutions.

Government-Funded Biomass Initiative for UK Farms Launching at Low Carbon Agriculture Show

Wed, 12/14/2022 - 13:56
A new £4.8M project funded by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to increase biomass crops grown in the UK, will launch at Low Carbon Agriculture Show at the NAEC, Stoneleigh, UK, on Feb. 7-8, 2023.

South Korea-GE Renewable Energy Partners With Hyundai Electric to support offshore wind in South Korea

Wed, 12/14/2022 - 13:56
GE Renewable Energy and Hyundai Electric have announced that they have signed a strategic partnership agreement as the next step in their efforts to work together to serve the South Korean offshore wind market. 

Sweden-Midsummer signs LOI with Nordic company for the supply of 300 MW of solar panels

Wed, 12/14/2022 - 13:56
Swedish solar energy leader Midsummer has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with one of Europe's leading producers and suppliers of waterproofing products and services for buildings and infrastructure for the delivery of over 300 MW of solar panels over five years starting next year.

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