Renewables

South Dakota rocked again as a wind turbine plant shuts its doors – GoDanRiver.com

South Dakota rocked again as a wind turbine plant shuts its doors  GoDanRiver.com

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  • June 22 @ 2:45 pm

Market rules for hybrid interconnections taking shape at MISO

MISO interconnection customers have the option of designating “hybrid” as fuel type when they submit an interconnection request before July 22, 2021, for the 2021 Definitive Planning Phase (DPP) cycle. In addition, there are nearly 5,000 MW of hybrid resources, mostly solar plus storage, waiting to be studied by MISO from the 2019 and 2020 […]

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  • June 22 @ 12:05 pm

Virgin Money supports SHIL’s acquisition of two small hydro schemes

Virgin Money has completed a deal supporting Scottish Hydro Investment Limited (SHIL) in the acquisition of two operational small hydro schemes from Guinness Asset Management. The £8 million (US$11.1 million) long-term loan provided by Virgin Money will support the acquisition, and upgrade, of the Glen Buck and Munergie hydro schemes, located in the Scottish Highlands. […]

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  • June 22 @ 11:40 am

Arkansas co-op adds 4.8-MW/9.6-MWh storage to its solar PV plants

Energy Toolbase today announced that it has commissioned two energy storage systems (ESS) with Today’s Power (TPI), a renewable energy company based in Little Rock, Arkansas that develops, owns, and operates renewable assets. TPI is a wholly owned subsidiary of Arkansas Electric Cooperatives, Inc. (AECI), a Little Rock-based utility service cooperative owned by 17 Arkansas […]

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  • June 22 @ 10:45 am

Albania launches first 100-150MW onshore wind tender

The Balkan state expects to announce the winners in the country’s first onshore wind tender in the first half of 2023

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  • June 22 @ 8:44 am

Wind energy company, county residents wait on supervisors’ setback decision – dbrnews.com

Wind energy company, county residents wait on supervisors’ setback decision  dbrnews.com

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  • June 22 @ 8:43 am

Pine Township residents voice survey concerns – Greenville Daily News

Pine Township residents voice survey concerns  Greenville Daily News

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  • June 22 @ 6:41 am

Asia Pacific wind and solar spend to hit $1.3trn this decade

Investments in renewables in Asia Pacific are set to rise in the next decade, while fossil fuel spending is due to decline

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  • June 22 @ 6:36 am

Vestas secures its largest French wind turbine order ever

The Danish manufacturer will supply TTR Energy with 30 of its V150-4.2MW turbines for a wind farm in Marne, northern France

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  • June 22 @ 6:20 am

Nordex racks up 500MW of wind turbine orders in Finland in 2021

German manufacturer secures new 199.5MW order for four projects in booming Finnish wind market

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  • June 22 @ 5:16 am

Australian cases raise doubt over whether wind farm assets are chattels or fixtures – Out-Law.com

Australian cases raise doubt over whether wind farm assets are chattels or fixtures  Out-Law.com

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  • June 22 @ 5:11 am

State Tax Commission deals blow on wind turbine tax cash – The Oakland Press

State Tax Commission deals blow on wind turbine tax cash  The Oakland Press

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  • June 21 @ 2:30 pm

State Tax Commission deals blow on wind turbine tax cash – The Morning Sun

State Tax Commission deals blow on wind turbine tax cash  The Morning Sun

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  • June 21 @ 12:28 pm

Albania launches first tender for wind power

Albania launched its first tender for utility-scale onshore wind power plants today. Projects with a capacity of 10 MW to 75 MW can apply. Several projects will be chosen, according to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). Total tendered capacity equals 100 MW, and this may be increased to 150 MW in the […]

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  • June 21 @ 11:30 am

The World’s First Offshore Green Hydrogen Plant – AZoCleantech

The World’s First Offshore Green Hydrogen Plant  AZoCleantech

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  • June 21 @ 9:46 am

Automated EV charging could help the US meet carbon reduction goals

A new study from Sense and Singularity Energy demonstrates the potential for significant carbon reductions from electric vehicle (EV) charging using a combination of smart home automation and location- and time-based carbon emissions data from the power grid. The study found that by automating charging to minimize carbon impact, carbon emissions from EV charging could be […]

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  • June 21 @ 9:26 am

Correcting 5 myths about hydropower

What is keeping the U.S. from fully embracing a new generation of hydropower? Explained below are 5 major myths about hydropower.

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  • June 21 @ 8:22 am

New offshore wind development hits 200GW since start of 2020

Government and investor ambition could be thwarted by supply chain constraints and poor frameworks, consultancy RCG warns

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  • June 21 @ 7:01 am

Australia rules 26GW wind-solar green hydrogen ‘unacceptable’

Australia’s environment department flags impacts on wetlands and migratory bird species in decision on Asian Renewable Energy Hub

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  • June 21 @ 5:09 am

Setback for Australia’s 26GW wind-solar green hydrogen hub

Australia’s environment department flags impacts on wetlands and migratory bird species in decision on Asian Renewable Energy Hub

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  • June 21 @ 5:09 am

How to Create Your Own Electricity With Sunshine and Wind – Interesting Engineering

How to Create Your Own Electricity With Sunshine and Wind  Interesting Engineering

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  • June 19 @ 11:32 am

Time to ban industrial wind: Letter – Mason City Globe Gazette

Time to ban industrial wind: Letter  Mason City Globe Gazette

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  • June 18 @ 4:13 pm

Worth County Planning and Zoning receives public comment on wind ordinance draft – Mason City Globe Gazette

Worth County Planning and Zoning receives public comment on wind ordinance draft  Mason City Globe Gazette

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  • June 18 @ 1:07 pm

Six new wind farms proposed for Wyoming | National News | kpvi.com – KPVI News 6

Six new wind farms proposed for Wyoming | National News | kpvi.com  KPVI News 6

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  • June 18 @ 11:15 am

The United States consumed a record amount of renewable energy in 2020

Renewable energy was the only source of U.S. energy consumption that increased in 2020 from 2019; fossil fuel and nuclear consumption declined

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  • June 18 @ 9:30 am

Sappi North America selling hydroelectric assets to Dichotomy Power

Sappi North America Inc., a producer and supplier of paper, packaging products and pulp, announced it will sell its hydroelectric assets on the Presumpscot River in Maine to Dichotomy Power LLC, pending satisfactory completion of regulatory and other approvals. The move will allow Sappi to focus on its core competencies and is consistent with Sappi’s […]

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  • June 18 @ 9:05 am

Siemens Gamesa to supply ‘typhoon-proof turbines’ for major Japanese wind project – CNBC

Siemens Gamesa to supply ‘typhoon-proof turbines’ for major Japanese wind project  CNBC

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  • June 18 @ 8:51 am

RES and Cowessess First Nation plan 200-MW wind farm in Canada

RES (Renewable Energy Systems) and partner Cowessess First Nation are pleased to announce a tender award with SaskPower for a 200 MW-wind project located south of Kipling, in southeastern Saskatchewan, Canada.

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  • June 18 @ 8:30 am

Pierson Township Board votes for 4x wind turbine setbacks – Greenville Daily News

Pierson Township Board votes for 4x wind turbine setbacks  Greenville Daily News

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  • June 18 @ 7:29 am

The Dark Side of Solar Power – Harvard Business Review

The Dark Side of Solar Power  Harvard Business Review

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  • June 18 @ 7:15 am

Saitec plans pilot with first 15MW floating wind turbines

Spanish engineering firm aims to install three 15MW turbines on its Sath (swinging around twin hull) concrete floating platforms

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  • June 18 @ 5:40 am

Saitec plans pilot with three 15MW floating wind turbines

Spanish engineering firm aims to install three 15MW turbines on its Sath (swinging around twin hull) concrete floating platforms

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  • June 18 @ 5:40 am

Six new wind farms proposed for Wyoming – Casper Star-Tribune

Six new wind farms proposed for Wyoming  Casper Star-Tribune

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  • June 17 @ 7:36 pm

Six new wind farms proposed for Wyoming | Regional News | kpvi.com – KPVI News 6

Six new wind farms proposed for Wyoming | Regional News | kpvi.com  KPVI News 6

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  • June 17 @ 7:30 pm

Regulators join forces to remove barriers to clean energy transmission

Transmission is key if the US is serious about becoming a nation powered by more renewable energy; new taskforce will work to overcome obstacles and barriers to key infrastructure build-out. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) today announced the formation of a joint federal-state task force […]

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  • June 17 @ 1:13 pm

‘Say what we do, do what we say’: Behind the scenes on Nextracker’s ISO 9001:2015 certification journey

The International Organization for Standardization, better known by its acronym ISO, is an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 165 national standards bodies.

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  • June 17 @ 9:31 am

Vessel ‘oil leak’ halts offshore wind work at Saint Brieuc

Iberdrola has stopped work at the site off Brittany, France, after hydraulic fluid leaked from a jack-up vessel

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  • June 17 @ 9:28 am

County Board approves new Wind Farm Ordinance – McDonough Voice

County Board approves new Wind Farm Ordinance  McDonough Voice

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  • June 17 @ 9:27 am

New innovation lab launched to drive innovation in US renewable energy

The Blue Energy Studio will engage entrepreneurs, engineers, inventors, and corporate partners, beginning with Ørsted, to test and iterate innovative solutions to critical challenges across the renewable energy value chain.

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  • June 17 @ 9:07 am

Examining the emerging hydrogen industry in Australia

Countries are slowly diversifying their energy portfolio by including hydrogen in their future roadmap towards a low carbon economy. Today, several global trends and activities distinguish the renewed focus on hydrogen from what has been observed in the past. Countries like Germany, Japan, the UK, China, Australia, and others have already made plans targeting Hydrogen […]

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  • June 17 @ 8:35 am

US East Coast set to become a green energy job powerhouse | World Economic Forum – World Economic Forum

US East Coast set to become a green energy job powerhouse | World Economic Forum  World Economic Forum

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  • June 17 @ 6:45 am

Oil major Shell joins hunt for Norwegian offshore wind

Shell, BKK and Lyse will apply for licences in the Sørlige Nordsjø II and Utsira Nord Norwegian offshore wind auctions

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  • June 17 @ 6:34 am

Iberdrola targets Asian wind and solar projects

Spanish energy giant signs pact with GS Energy to build renewables projects in South Korea and other Asian markets

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  • June 17 @ 6:04 am

Ocean Winds JV plans 1.2GW offshore wind in South Korea

EDP Renewables and Engie announced plans for the new project at an investment forum in Madrid, according to South Korean officials

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  • June 17 @ 4:36 am

Commentary: Worth County overreaches on wind ordinance – Mason City Globe Gazette

Commentary: Worth County overreaches on wind ordinance  Mason City Globe Gazette

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  • June 16 @ 11:00 am

Oil majors attracted by economic competitiveness of renewables

The expected decreased demand for fossil fuels, coupled with the falling costs associated with renewable energy projects, are driving major oil and gas companies – including bp, Total and Shell – to actively restructure their businesses to add more renewable power projects to their portfolios. This is according to the latest research from data and […]

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  • June 16 @ 10:44 am

MISO electric vehicle prospects increase (3 out of 3)

With the increase in Electric Vehicles’ availability in Midwest states, it is time to acknowledge the opportunities for charging EVs at MISO, the regional grid operator. Aggregated EVs can be a distributed energy resource (DER). Therefore, aggregators are ideally positioned to bid EVs into the MISO market. MISO and other grid operators can enable EV […]

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  • June 16 @ 10:31 am

CWP plans 30GW wind and solar power-to-x in Mauritania

North African country’s government pledges to accelerate $40 billion project’s permitting and development

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  • June 16 @ 8:09 am