The energy generated by these U.S. projects will be equivalent to over 2,500 restaurants-worth of electricity.
Pattern Energy has a portfolio of 28 renewable energy projects with an operating capacity of 4.4 GW in the United States, Canada and Japan. With a long history in wind energy, Pattern Development has developed, financed and placed into operation more than 4,000 MW of wind and solar power projects.
Public Service Enterprise Group will begin negotiations with Ørsted to acquire a quarter of Ocean Wind, an offshore wind energy project about 15 miles off the coast, according to an announcement from the companies late Tuesday.
Federal tax incentives make those renewables less expensive for PacifiCorp’s 1.9 million customers in California, Idaho, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming, the utility said.
The order issued Tuesday says the goal will help address climate change, a challenge that 'poses potentially devastating risk to Virginia.'
The company’s net-zero goal represents one of the most significant commitments to reducing carbon dioxide emissions in the U.S. power sector.