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POWERGEN, Solar Energy International Professional Services, forge strategic partnership

POWERGEN International, the event that showcases the future of power generation, is proud to announce its strategic partnerships with leading solar industry training organization, Solar Energy International Professional Services (SEIPS). POWERGEN International aims to go beyond the...
Figure 1 from Irena's new report: HYDROGEN: A RENEWABLE ENERGY PERSPECTIVE

Unprecedented momentum for green hydrogen

Hydrogen from renewable energy could play a central role in the global energy transformation, according to the latest report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). ‘Hydrogen: a renewable energy perspective’ estimates that hydrogen from...
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88-MW floating offshore wind farm to power offshore oil rigs in Norway

By Mikael Holter, Bloomberg Equinor ASA made a final decision to invest in floating wind turbines to power offshore oil platforms off Norway after the government agreed to subsidize a large part of the cost. Hywind Tampen...
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Evergy to build 9.6-MW solar array for Missouri city

Today, the City of West Plains, Mo., said it will be providing solar power to the community through a new 9.6-MW solar array that will be built by Evergy. Evergy is the recently announced new name...

Energy storage firm hits funding goal for pumped storage hydro development in Scotland

ILI Group has completed its second round of investment on the ethical peer-to-peer investment platform Abundance, raising £1.6 million (US$1.96 million) to continue the development of three pumped storage hydro projects in Scotland. Investors were offered a fixed...
James Dyson presents a new model of Dyson hair dryer. Photo by Nobuyuki Hayashi via Creative Commons.

Dyson pulls plan to make electric vehicles

Above: James Dyson presents a new model of Dyson hair dryer. Photo by Nobuyuki Hayashi via Creative Commons. Vacuum maker Dyson will not enter the electric car market after all, James Dyson announced Thursday. Dyson, the...
Located in St. Lucie County, the FPL Loggerhead Solar Energy Center celebrates the area’s favorite part-time resident: the iconic Loggerhead sea turtle. Credit: FPL

FPL plans nation’s largest community solar program; includes low-income focus

Florida Power & Light Company today announced that it is garnering more support from solar stakeholders for its FPL SolarTogether, a proposed new offering for FPL customers that would be the largest community solar program in the...

Ameresco developing 27-MW solar farm in north-central Illinois

Renewables and energy storage developer Ameresco will design and build an Illinois solar farm which could generate 37,000 MWh in its first year of operation, the company said. Work on the DePue solar farm is...

6-MW/48-MWh battery storage system unveiled on Nantucket Island in Massachusetts

National Grid yesterday unveiled what it says is one of the largest battery energy storage resources in the Northeast United States. Built on the island of Nantucket, in Massachusetts, the 6 megawatt (MW)/48 megawatt-hour (MWh) Battery Energy Storage...
With millions in the dark, a California solar company touts cost benefits of solar plus storage

With millions in the dark, a California solar company touts benefits of solar plus...

Today California utility Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) began the first phase of its Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) during which the power will be cut to up to 800,000 customers, according to the utility. The utility...