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Amazon’s massive renewable energy portfolio just got a lot bigger

Amazon is adding to its massive global renewable energy portfolio with 18 new projects in Europe and the U.S. -- bringing its global clean energy procurement to 12 gigawatts.

IEA: Record renewables growth predicted despite high commodity prices

The IEA’s annual Renewables Market Report finds that by 2026, global renewable electricity capacity is forecast to rise more than 60% from 2020 levels.
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Canada’s 824-MW Muskrat Falls Hydroelectric Generating Station released for service

The 824-MW Muskrat Falls Hydroelectric Generating Station, part of the Lower Churchill Project, is complete and has been released to the Newfoundland and Labrador System Operator (NLSO) for service.
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Solar advocates, Duke Energy reach net metering agreement in North Carolina

Duke Energy and solar industry stakeholders have reached an agreement on net metering policy in North Carolina that will help expand distributed solar generation and benefit utility customers, the parties announced Tuesday.

Maryland is now home to the largest rooftop community solar project in the U.S.

A 9.2-megawatt solar array on the roof of a commercial warehouse in Maryland is now the largest rooftop community solar project in the U.S.

Texas company uses Bitcoin mines powered by renewables to stabilize the grid

A Texas-based energy technology firm has raised $150 million to develop bitcoin mining campuses powered by renewable energy sources.

Renewables account for 20% of U.S. electricity generation through Q3 2021

Over the last five years, solar-generated electricity has tripled and wind is up by 65.2%.

Biden admin. approves New York’s first offshore wind farm

New York's first offshore wind project could begin construction as soon as January of next year, according to its developers.

Massachusetts’ new efficiency plan puts a priority on underserved communities

The state’s latest three-year energy efficiency plan would include new provisions to increase outreach and expand program eligibility for lower-income households and residents of color.

Hitachi Energy and Denmark’s Clever partner on EVs, renewables, and storage

A new partnership aims to ensure that Denmark is able to power its electric vehicles (EVs) with 100% renewable electricity 24/7 and to leverage EVs and battery storage to expand renewables’ use for grid stability.