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Lauren Tyler
Lauren Tyler currently serves as editor of NGT News, while also writing and editing for sister publications North American Windpower and Solar Industry magazine. She began her professional career at Zackin Publications in 2014 as an editorial assistant, where she provided proofreading and copy-editing services to several industry publications and managed the delivery of company newsletters. Lauren graduated from Assumption College with a BA in English: Writing and Mass Communications.

New Legislation Lights Up North Dakota Wind Farms

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Written by Lauren Tyler on July 13, 2017

North Dakota H.B.1378 has been officially signed into law, offering a more technology-agnostic approach to wind farms’ lighting mitigation solutions.

Electric Grid Study: Are Renewables Under Fire?

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Written by Lauren Tyler on June 28, 2017

Keeping the renewables industry at the edge of their seat, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) says Secretary Rick Perry’s controversial and much anticipated study on electricity markets and reliability has been delayed. Originally scheduled for release on June 26, [Read More]

Cheers: Major Beer Maker Begins Renewables Shift With PIER Wind Project In Mexico

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Written by Lauren Tyler on June 27, 2017

With its global operations topping out at 6 TWh of electricity each year, AB InBev says its 100% commitment will make it the largest direct corporate purchaser of renewable electricity in the consumer goods industry.

Siemens Gamesa Installs Floating Turbines Off Scotland Coast

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 26, 2017

Siemens Gamesa says it has installed five 6 MW turbines on floating foundations in Stord, Norway, at the 30 MW Hywind Scotland project. According to the company, the floating wind project will be located 25 kilometers off the coast of Peterhead [Read More]

Mayors Encourage Clean Energy Transition With 100% Renewables Resolution

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 26, 2017

The U.S. Conference of Mayors has approved a resolution that establishes support from the nation’s mayors for the goal of moving to 100% clean and renewable energy in cities nationwide. Introduced by the Co-Chairs of Mayors for 100% Clean Energy, [Read More]

Pattern Acquires 103 MW Wind Quarry Project In South Dakota

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 26, 2017

Wind Quarry LLC says it has executed a purchase and sale agreement with Pattern Renewables 2 LP (Pattern Development) for Wind Quarry’s 103 MW Willow Creek Project in Butte County, S.D. The project, located on approximately 20,000 acres of private [Read More]

Nordex To Provide Turbines For 39 MW Eber Wind Farm

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 26, 2017

Nordex has received an order from Erdem Holding A.S. to deliver and install 10 N131/3900 turbines for the new Eber wind farm in Anatolia. The manufacturer says the deal also includes a premium service agreement covering at least 15 years. As reported, the [Read More]

Study: Renewables Overtake Nuclear Years Earlier Than Expected

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 26, 2017

The latest issue of the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) Electric Power Monthly (with data through April 30) reveals that renewable energy sources – including wind, solar, geothermal and hydropower – are now providing a greater share of the nation’s [Read More]

Virginia Ready To Adopt Commercial Wind

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Written by Lauren Tyler on June 15, 2017

On track to be the first commercial wind project in the state of Virginia, Apex Clean Energy’s Rocky Forge will begin construction by year-end.

Wind To The Rescue: Underfunded Oklahoma Schools Benefit From Project Revenue

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Written by Lauren Tyler on June 01, 2017

Oklahoma has been facing significant cuts to its education budget in recent years, but property tax revenue from local wind farms has helped keep several public schools above water.