Wind

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...

Clean energy industry applauds US President-elect Joe Biden victory

On Saturday the global clean energy industry breathed a collective sigh of relief as most major news outlets declared Joe Biden the new U.S. President-elect. Biden won the popular vote by more than 5...

Indiana Michigan Power issues RFP for up to 450 MW of wind and solar...

Indiana Michigan Power (I&M), an American Electric Power company, announced that it is issuing Request for Proposals (RFPs) for approximately 450 megawatts (MW) of additional generation from solar and wind resources, potentially combined with battery storage technology resources,...

Post-Abe agenda: Suga says Japan to go carbon-free by 2050

TOKYO (AP) — Japan will achieve zero carbon emissions by 2050, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga declared Monday, outlining an ambitious agenda as the country struggles to balance economic and pandemic concerns. The policy speech at...
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Energy Cast Podcast: Clean vs. renewable power- What’s the difference?

Energy Cast is a podcast featuring some of the top experts across all links in the energy industry chain, including electric vehicles, renewables, generation and more! Jay Dauenhauer created the show and has been...

PGE announces end of coal-fired generation in Oregon

Portland General Electric Company this week announced it has permanently shuttered its Boardman Generating Station in Eastern Oregon's Morrow County. The closure fulfills a groundbreaking agreement PGE reached with stakeholders, customer groups and regulators in 2010 to significantly...