Masdar Inks $3.4 Billion Deal to Acquire Greece Renewable Energy Major

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2024 15:54:12 +0000

Masdar, the Abu Dhabi-based renewable energy major, said it has agreed to buy Greece’s Terna Energy in a €3.2 billion ($3.4 billion) deal. The agreement signed June 20 is one […]

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Nextracker Building New Solar Equipment Manufacturing Plant near Las Vegas

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2024 16:58:46 +0000

A leading solar energy equipment provider announced construction of a new factory that will expand its U.S. operations. California-based Nextracker on June 18 held a ceremony to mark the second […]

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Four O&M Strategies to Give Your Solar Asset Efficiency a Boost

Credit to Author: Daryl Ragsdale| Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2024 16:41:46 +0000

As the solar industry matures, pressure for asset owners to deliver higher returns continues to mount.  Not surprisingly, so has the demand to improve operations and maintenance (O&M) efficiency – […]

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Construction Moves Forward on Australia’s Largest Wind Farm

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2024 16:08:33 +0000

The second stage of one of the world’s largest wind farms is moving forward after developer TagEnergy announced it had closed financing for the project. The $2.6 billion Golden Plains […]

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Pattern Energy Signs PPA for Quebec Wind Project

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2024 16:07:55 +0000

A leading renewable energy power transmission infrastructure company said it signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with a Canadian group for electricity from a wind farm project in Québec. Pattern […]

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NV Energy Adding 1 GW Each of Solar, Energy Storage in Nevada

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2024 20:42:51 +0000

Nevada-based utility NV Energy said it plans to add more than 1 GW of capacity from both solar power and battery energy storage to its generation portfolio by the end […]

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Michigan Utility Replacing Coal Plant With Large Energy Storage System

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2024 19:29:50 +0000

Michigan’s major electric utility said it plans to build one of the nation’s largest standalone battery energy storage projects at the site of a retired coal-fired power plant. Detroit-based DTE […]

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U.S. Solar Sector Shows Record-Setting Growth

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 06 Jun 2024 16:42:59 +0000

A new report from two leading energy industry groups said a record 11 GW of new solar power module manufacturing capacity entered service during the first three months of this […]

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China Brings World’s Largest Solar Power Plant Online

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 06 Jun 2024 16:22:05 +0000

The state-owned Power Construction Corp. of China has brought a 5-GW solar power plant into commercial operation, with the project taking over as the world’s largest operating photovoltaic (PV) facility. […]

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Michigan Coal Plant Eyes BECCS Retrofit: Could Become First U.S. Facility with ‘Carbon-Negative’ Power

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 06 Jun 2024 16:07:25 +0000

CMS Energy’s subsidiary NorthStar Clean Energy has given Babcock & Wilcox (B&W) the green light to start initial work on converting a 73-MW coal-fired power plant in Michigan into a […]

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NorthStar Clean Energy and Tondu Corp. are exploring converting the 73-MW TES Filer City Station, a coal and waste wood plant in Filer City, Michigan, to bioenergy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS). Courtesy: Tondu Corp

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