Nordex Unveiling New 64.4-Meter Turbine Rotor Blade
Nordex SE has announced it will present a new 64.4-meter rotor blade at the WindEnergy Hamburg expo, which will be held in Germany from Sept. 23 to 26. The company   [read more]
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:29:51 EDT
Senate Confirms Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall As New DOE Deputy Secretary
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall as the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) deputy secretary. In her role, Sherwood-Randall will support Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz in the management and   [read more]
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:29:42 EDT
Liberty Power Supplying Wind-Generated RECs To Convention In Utah
Liberty Power has announced that it will donate renewable energy certificates (RECs) to match 100% of the estimated electricity usage at the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's (USHCC) Annual   [read more]
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Utility-Scale Wind And Solar Keep Getting Cheaper
Utility-scale wind and solar power are increasingly cost-competitive with traditional energy sources such as coal and nuclear, even without subsidies, according to a new report from financial advisory and asset   [read more]
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:32:46 EDT
Moventas To Expand U.S. Footprint With New Minnesota Workshop
Moventas, a Finland-based wind gear manufacturer and service provider, has confirmed plans to set up a wind gearbox service workshop in St. Paul, Minn. Although the company already has   [read more]
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:01:17 EDT
China Named Most Attractive Renewables Market; U.S. Falls To No. 2
China's renewables market has become the most attractive destination for investors looking to invest in the sector, knocking the U.S. market from the top spot, according to EY's latest Renewable   [read more]
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:12:30 EDT
U.S. DOE Helps Fund Quest For Taller Wind Turbine Towers
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced it is awarding $2 million to support two projects focused on manufacturing taller wind turbine towers. Although wind turbines installed in 2013   [read more]
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:46:15 EDT
Sen. Wyden Calls For Level Playing Field For Clean Energy Incentives
During a hearing on Wednesday, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, D-Ore., called for tax reform that creates a level playing field to allow the U.S. clean energy sector to   [read more]
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:46:00 EDT
New England Aquarium Offsetting Power Usage With Renewable Energy Credits
The Boston-based New England Aquarium will again be offsetting 100% of its estimated annual electricity usage with renewable energy certificates (RECs), thanks to a donation from GDF SUEZ Energy Resources.   [read more]
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:43:07 EDT
DTE Flips The Switch On Long-Delayed Echo Wind Park
DTE Energy has announced that its long-delayed Echo Wind Park is officially online, helping the utility meet Michigan's renewable portfolio standard (RPS). The 112 MW project was originally scheduled to   [read more]
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT