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...
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...
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...
Opinion & Commentary

Editor’s note: After a two-year hiatus, Tom Konrad’s popular series, 10 Clean Energy Stocks, makes a comeback in 2020. Be sure you don’t miss a post by subscribing to our newsletter. If it’s tough to follow a winner, 2020 is going to be an especially tough year for my Ten Clean Energy Stocks model portfolio....
Solar

As the global outcry for climate change action continues, now is the perfect time to attract emerging talent into a career in renewables. With unprecedented interest in alternative energy sources, firms in the industry are best placed to leverage this hype and call on the wider public to help build the talent pools needed to...
Wind Power

By Ewa Krukowska and Jonathan Stearns, Bloomberg Europe is set to stake its economic future on an environmental clean-up that will overhaul the way the world’s biggest single market polices businesses and manages trade relations. The new order unveiled on Wednesday by the European Union’s executive arm will center on a goal to eliminate by mid-century...