PG&E Seeks Developers For Regional Renewable Choice Program

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 27, 2017

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) has issued a call for proposals for renewable energy developers to build new projects for a clean energy program available to PG&E customers. PG&E says its Regional Renewable Choice program will expand renewable energy [Read More]

Wanted: U.S.-Israel Renewables, Energy Efficiency Projects

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 20, 2017

BIRD Energy has announced its eighth funding cycle for U.S.-Israel joint project proposals with a focus on renewable energy and energy efficiency. To be considered for this latest funding, a project proposal must include research and development (R&D) cooperation between [Read More]

Kentucky Municipal Energy Agency Seeks Wind, Solar

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 03, 2017

The Kentucky Municipal Energy Agency (KyMEA) has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for renewable energy. Specifically, the RFP is soliciting proposals to supply electric capacity and energy from renewable sources between May 1, 2019, and June 1, 2022, for [Read More]

SaskPower Launches Procurement Process For More Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 08, 2017

Citing new records for power usage being set every year and increasing demand for power by customers, SaskPower is launching a competitive procurement process for wind power in Saskatchewan. In addition, the utility is considering a natural gas plant. SaskPower [Read More]

Prince Edward Island Contemplates Wind, Solar At Old Fabrication Yard

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 27, 2017

The Province of Prince Edward Island wants to know if wind and solar power could be produced at the former Strait Crossing fabrication yard in Borden-Carleton. The government is calling for expressions of interest to develop a feasibility study on [Read More]

Carbon Trust Launches Tenders To Assess Floating Offshore Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 19, 2017

The Carbon Trust has launched a series of tenders to assess the technology challenges associated with developing floating offshore wind projects. The studies are part of a joint industry project supported by the Scottish government, DONG Energy, E.ON, Eolfi, innogy [Read More]

Wanted: Emera Begins Energy Solicitation For Canada-U.S. HVDC Line

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 12, 2017

A solicitation process has been initiated for energy to be bundled with transmission capacity on Emera Inc.’s proposed Atlantic Link submarine electricity transmission project. Atlantic Link is an approximately 350-mile submarine high-voltage direct current (HVDC) electric transmission line that would [Read More]

Hawaiian Electric Seeks Utility-Scale Onshore Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 09, 2017

In an effort to potentially save money for its customers, Hawaiian Electric Co. is seeking onshore wind developers that can build projects capable of obtaining U.S. federal tax credits before they expire in 2019. Specifically, the utility is seeking independent [Read More]

RFP Alert: Ohio Utility Seeks 350 MW Of Renewables

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 19, 2016

AEP Ohio, a unit of American Electric Power, has issued two separate requests for proposals (RFPs) for wind and solar energy generation resources in Ohio. AEP Ohio is seeking proposals for up to 250 MW of wind energy resources and [Read More]

Hawaii Utilities Scope Out Land For Renewables Development

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 14, 2016

In order to meet the state’s ambitious 100% by 2045 renewable portfolio standard, the Hawaiian Electric Companies plan to continue relying heavily on utility-scale solar and wind projects. However, these types of projects require a considerable amount of land, which [Read More]