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Consent granted for the UK’s largest battery energy storage project

By Nicholas Nhede Edinburgh-headquartered independent energy company InterGen has been granted consent for the UK’s largest battery energy storage project. The project is more than ten times the size of the UK’s largest operational battery project...

Wind energy, liquid gas projects move forward in New Jersey

Wind energy companies proposed projects off New Jersey's ocean coast Thursday, as an environmental group vowed to appeal approval of a hotly contested liquefied natural gas terminal on the Delaware River.

Mayflower Wind to use Burns & McDonnell expertise for substation and cabling

Burns & McDonnell announced today that it has been awarded the onshore Front End Engineering Design (FEED) for an offshore wind project with Mayflower Wind Energy LLC, a joint venture of Shell and Ocean Winds. Burns & McDonnell will also provide market engagement support for Mayflower’s project.

PGE and NextEra advance innovative hybrid project that combines wind, solar and batteries

Portland General Electric (PGE) Company this week announced the start of commercial power generation at the Wheatridge Renewable Energy Facility in Eastern Oregon. Wheatridge is a joint project of PGE and a subsidiary of NextEra Energy...

From the Editor: Now more than ever, hospitals must be resilient

It's been a tough year. Our lives have been tremendously altered because of a global pandemic that has taken almost 1.5 million human souls globally"and it isn't over yet. It's been a tough year for...

As offshore wind scales globally, developers should be wary of construction contract risks

The offshore wind sector has reasons to be cheerful, with Joe Biden's win in the US presidential election providing further good news for the sector.  This follows Boris Johnson's pledge last month that offshore...

NJ commits to wind energy for 3.2M, eyes onshore sites

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) – New Jersey formally committed itself Wednesday to using offshore wind energy to power 3.2 million homes and will study the best ways to get that electricity from ocean turbines...
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PGE aims for net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040

Portland General Electric (PGE) recently announced a new companywide goal of achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040. PGE also announced a new goal to meet customer expectations for clean energy, pledging to reduce...

Colorado member-owners of Tri-State G&T demand more clean energy and Tri-State responds

Today, Tri-State Generation and Transmission announced new "Green Energy Goals" that will reduce carbon emissions for all electricity provided to its Colorado customers 80 percent by 2030, based on 2005 levels. Additionally, Tri-State will...

Siemens Energy announces immediate exit from new coal projects

Siemens Energy today announced that it was withdrawing from all new coal projects. Chief executive Christian Bruch told a press conference: "Effective immediately, we cease supporting the development of new coal-fired power plants." He explained that...