Baseload

Silicon Ranch announced its implementation of what it is calling ‘regenerative energy’ at the 53-MW Millington Solar Farm in Tennessee. Regenerative energy co-locates clean energy generation and regenerative agriculture to manage vegetation, restore ecosystems and biodiversity, sequester carbon and improve water quality. Silicon Ranch, in partnership with Cabriejo Ranch, launched holistic planned grazing at the...
Solar

Ørsted to begin process to identify next CEO After eight years, Henrik Poulsen has resigned his position as CEO of Ørsted, effective 31 January 2021. The Board of Directors has initiated a process to identify Ørsted’s next CEO. Poulsen will be nominated for the company’s Board of Directors at the next annual general meeting (AGM)...
Baseload

For the last few monthly updates, I’ve been focusing on the big picture, and have neglected to say anything about many of the 10 Clean Energy Stocks for 2020  since I looked at how the pandemic would likely affect each stock in March. This month, I’m trying to rectify the oversight, and have been posting updates on...
Solar

In 2019, U.S. annual energy consumption from renewable sources exceeded coal consumption for the first time since before 1885, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) Monthly Energy Review. This outcome mainly reflects the continued decline in the amount of coal used for electricity generation over the past decade as well as growth in renewable...
Bioenergy

FortisBC and REN Energy International Corporation (REN Energy) announced last week that they are teaming up to offer renewable natural gas produced from wood waste. The project features technology being used for the first time in North America and represents new opportunities to reduce emissions using British Columbia (BC)’s forestry sector. The production facility will be...
Solar

The COVID-19 pandemic has crushed the economy pretty much everywhere and once fast-rising carbon-reduction entities were not spared, either. And that’s putting it mildly. A new analysis of U.S. Department of Labor unemployment data indicates that almost 600,000 clean energy industry workers have lost their jobs since the spread of the coronavirus forced an economic...
Opinion & Commentary

With the market’s rapid rebound from March lows and the Nasdaq Composite stock index closing higher than it was at the end of last year, many of us are probably asking ourselves: Did I miss my chance to buy at the lows?  or: Will I ever make up for my losses? These questions point to...