What’s Next for State Climate Action in the US? 7 Areas to Watch

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Sat, 06 Feb 2021 22:43:10 +0000

Originally published on WRI’s Blog. By Devashree Saha, Tom Cyrs and Alex Rudee  The Biden administration has committed to a historically ambitious climate agenda. We can expect a profound shift in U.S. federal climate policy — from one of continued domestic rollbacks and international disengagement, to one of forward progress and cooperation. This is critical, as it is not possible […]

Read more

US Energy Department Puts $21 Million Into New Offshore Wind Energy Tech Projects

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Thu, 17 Dec 2020 17:04:05 +0000

Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $21 million in funding for three projects supporting offshore wind energy technology demonstration and resource characterization

Read more

Offshore Wind: Latest News on Turbines, State Action, & Markets from Coast to Coast

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 18 Oct 2020 02:29:42 +0000

While other news is capturing plenty of the public’s attention these days, there are some headline-worthy happenings in the world of offshore wind, including the first turbines in US federal waters. If you could use a splash of good news (and non-other-stuff news) at a time like this, here are a few updates

Read more

Top US States for Percentage of Electricity from Solar

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 15:15:28 +0000

This report ranks US states according to the percentage of their electricity that comes from solar

Read more

Top Solar States Per Capita 2012 vs. 2020 — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 02:44:47 +0000

After digging into an old spreadsheet to create a new report on top solar power states per capita, it crossed my mind to compare the results from the first half of 2020 with the results from 2012, which is the last time I had published such a report before today

Read more

Top Solar Power States Per Capita — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 04 Oct 2020 23:23:41 +0000

If you’ve been reading CleanTechnica long enough, you know that 8 to 10 years ago, I used to publish reports on solar power capacity per capita — for both US states and countries around the world. I’m returning to these, starting with this one on the top solar states

Read more

Windmills No More: GE Debuts Monster Of A New 13 Megawatt Wind Turbine

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 14:24:12 +0000

offshore wind turbine GEGE sticks a fork in the US coal industry with new 13-megawatt version of its Haliade-X offshore wind turbine

Read more

Canada, China, Chile, Finland, Germany, Japan, Netherlands, Norway, & Sweden To Collaboratively Grow Zero-Emission Commercial Vehicle Manufacturing, Infrastructure & Deployment

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 23:08:18 +0000

Noting the climate, economic, jobs and health benefits it would bring, today nine nations on four continents agreed to work collaboratively to grow zero-emission commercial vehicle manufacturing, infrastructure and deployment at home and globally

Read more

Ørsted Offshore Wind Farms Delayed by Pandemic

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 17:33:48 +0000

The post Ørsted Offshore Wind Farms Delayed by Pandemic appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Ørsted, the Denmark-based energy company and the world’s top offshore wind developer, said at least five of its projects off the U.S. East Coast could be delayed due to impacts from the coronavirus pandemic. The company in an announcement April 29 said the projects, with total generation capacity of about 3 GW, could fall victim […]

The post Ørsted Offshore Wind Farms Delayed by Pandemic appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more