Wind Power

According to a review by the SUN DAY Campaign of data released yesterday by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the first eleven months of 2019, the mix of renewable energy sources (i.e., biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar, wind) is now in first place in the race for new U.S. generating capacity added in 2019. FERC’s...
Hydropower

Registration is officially open for HYDROVISION International 2020, which will happen July 14-16 at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minn., U.S. Simply log on to HydroEvent.com and click on the Register Now button on the upper right portion of the site. You’ll see a menu of available registration options and prices. Individual full summit delegates...
Event Coverage

Give us your gas-fired turbine stories, your utility-scale wind and solar developments, your power plant case studies. We are now at liberty to reveal that POWERGEN International has opened its call for abstracts. Click here to find out more and to submit a potential session for the nation’s biggest annual power generation conference happening December 8-10 in...
Hydropower

According to a report from the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has signed a decree approving a national action plan for the first stage of adaptation to climate change, for the period up to 2022. This national plan defines economic and social measures that will be implemented by federal and...
Bioenergy

Duke Energy and a food processor have begun producing renewable natural gas from the waste at a North Carolina hog plant. Smithfield Foods, OptimaBio and Duke are working together to develop biofuel from the wastewater treatment system at the Tar Heel pork processing facility. The $14 million project can produce up to 140,000 dekatherms of...
Solar

A new record was set in 2019 for the volume of sustainable debt issued in any one year, with the total hitting $465 billion globally, up a remarkable 78% from $261.4 billion in 2018. Last year also saw all-time, cumulative issuance of sustainable debt smash through the $1 trillion barrier, and reach $1.17 trillion by...
Hydropower

The Pakistan Water & Power Development Authority says 2019 was a historic year for development of water and hydropower resources in Pakistan: Record generation of hydroelectricity was supplied to the National Grid, and construction work on the 800-MW Mohmand Dam project was initiated in May 2019. The hydropower stations WAPDA owns and operates provided 34.678...