Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., has announced a $10 million investment to support new and existing incubators that help early-stage and emerging clean energy companies across New York grow and succeed. According to a press release, the state-sponsored incubators assist [Read More]
Cape Wind reportedly canceled a hearing in which the offshore developer would argue its case for extending the transmission permits for its long-delayed wind project.
Park City, Utah, Mayor Jack Thomas has signed a measure approved unanimously by the city council that commits Park City to transitioning to 100% clean, renewable energy. According to the Sierra Club, Park City represents the 19th city in the [Read More]
The European Union has formally joined the Paris Agreement, which has now surpassed an emissions threshold needed to make the climate deal official. With the European Union’s voting to join the U.S., China, India and other nations in ratifying the [Read More]
This Thursday, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) will hold its final hearing on Xcel Energy’s 15-year energy plan, which would double the amount of wind and solar on the utility’s system, according to an announcement from Fresh Energy and [Read More]
Yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit heard oral arguments for and against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan (CPP), the Obama administration’s climate change initiative that the Supreme Court ruled against back in [Read More]
Gov. Jerry Brown, D-Calif., has signed into law four new bills that are expected to directly impact energy storage in California. According to the California Energy Storage Alliance (CESA), the bills will collectively grow the behind-the-meter and utility-scale energy storage [Read More]
A proposed $2 tax increase on wind power in Wyoming was reportedly shut down yesterday by the state’s joint revenue committee. According to coverage from the Wyoming Business Report, Congressman Mike Madden, who serves as chairman of the committee, had [Read More]
Clean Line Energy, along with a number of other entities, is asking the Illinois Supreme Court to appeal a decision that reversed the approval of the 500-mile Rock Island Clean Line.
In a letter to President Barack Obama, a bipartisan group of 20 governors has taken action to expedite the siting of new wind farms, both onshore and offshore, in the U.S. According to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), the [Read More]