World’s Biggest Floating Offshore Wind Farm Is Powering Oil & Gas Platforms In The North Sea

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 17:30:31 +0000

floating offshore wind turbines EquinorFloating offshore wind turbines raise the stakes for nuclear energy stakeholders, with shorter construction time from start to finish.

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India X Cleantech — November 2022

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2022 23:05:30 +0000

India x CleanTechWelcome to another issue of our India x Cleantech series! On a monthly basis, we are pulling news from across clean technology sectors in India into a single, concise summary article about the country. Cleantech Investments Borosil Renewables Acquires Majority Stake In European Solar Glass Maker India’s largest solar glass manufacturer, Borosil Renewables, has acquired […]

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How to Donate Solar Panels & Wind Turbines to Ukraine

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2022 00:06:55 +0000

I wrote recently that one thing Ukraine really needs as soon as possible is more solar panels. A reader reached out to let us know how you can go about donating solar panels, and small wind turbines, to Ukraine. The World Wind Energy Association (WWEA) and the Global 100% Renewable Energy Platform Global100RE, with the […]

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6 Election Takeaways for Cleantech Communicators

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2022 15:18:33 +0000

The 2022 U.S. midterm elections provided historically surprising results. They were atypical in many ways, which is actually typical (in some ways) of the era of disruption we are in. Below are some communication lessons Mike Casey is highlighting for cleantech communicators. They are excellent lessons, so we are happy to share them here with […]

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Vertical Axis Wind Turbines Are Heading Out To Sea

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 17:05:14 +0000

vertical axis wind turbines Sandia 1980sVertical axis wind turbines will soon be coming to a rooftop (or ocean) near you, if all goes according to plan.

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Young Voters Go Democrat To Record Degree

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 04:58:34 +0000

According to Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez, President of NextGen America, “young voters” are now breaking 3-1 for Democrats. “No generation has been this progressive or politically engaged in American history,” she adds. Unfortunately, I do not see the source of this data or any more specific language on it. Though, it is midterm election night and […]

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Average US Construction Costs Drop for Solar, Rise for Wind & Natural Gas Generators

Credit to Author: U.S. Energy Information Administration| Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2022 16:30:22 +0000

Construction costs for solar photovoltaic systems continued to decrease in the United States in 2020; the capacity-weighted average fell 8% compared with 2019, according to the latest data in our Annual Electric Generator Report on newly constructed utility-scale electric generators. By contrast, average construction costs for both wind turbines and natural gas-fired generators increased compared with 2019, […]

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Clean Energy Supply Chain Analyses

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 18:30:39 +0000

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) acted as lead authors on five reports in a larger series designed to strengthen America’s clean energy supply chains. The following NREL-authored, topic-specific “deep-dive” studies are intended to inform national policy at the highest level. Solar Photovoltaics (PV) [PDF] Solar power could supply 40% […]

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South Dakota Cures The Renewable Energy Blues

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 13:00:45 +0000

renewable energy wind solar South DakotaSouth Dakota’s renewable energy resources are quickly expanding beyond hydropower, with wind as frontrunner and solar bringing up the rear.

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Deutsche Telekom (T-Mobile) to Buy 100% Electric Company Cars from 2023

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 06 Nov 2022 21:14:12 +0000

Deutsche Telekom (T-Mobile in the United States) is quite focused on taking climate action. That translates into a handful of core initiatives, including a plan to buy only 100% electric cars for its fleet starting in 2023. Deutsche Telekom also plans to “double its energy efficiency gains by 2024” and achieve climate neutrality within its […]

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