Geronimo Sells Black Oak Getty Wind Farm To Sempra U.S. Gas & Power
Geronimo Energy LLC has sold its 78 MW Black Oak Getty wind project to Sempra U.S. Gas & Power. Geronimo has been retained to assist in the completion of Black   [read more]
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:53:04 EDT
California Tribe Installs First Renewable Hybrid Microgrid
The Bear River Band of the Rohnerville Rancheria will install the first California tribal renewable microgrid system in Loleta, Calif., this summer. The 30 kW microgrid, provided by JLM Energy,   [read more]
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:46:48 EDT
Dominion Virginia Power Puts The Breaks On Offshore Wind Pilot Project
Citing cost concerns, Dominion Virginia Power has placed the Virginia Offshore Wind Technology Advancement Project (VOWTAP), its offshore wind pilot project, on hold indefinitely.  VOWTAP is a partnership between utility   [read more]
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:57:49 EDT
FWS: Bi-State Greater Sage-Grouse Population Does Not Require ESA Protection
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has determined that the greater sage-grouse population in Nevada and California does not require the protection of the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The   [read more]
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:52:03 EDT
E.ON, GE Energy Financial Services Dedicate Grandview Wind Farm
With state and local officials in attendance, co-owners E.ON Climate & Renewables North America (EC&RNA) and GE Energy Financial Services, officially dedicated the 211.2 MW Grandview Wind Farm, located 30   [read more]
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:58:03 EDT
Nebraska Public School Installs Wind-Solar Hybrid Energy System
Ravenna Public Schools in Ravenna, Neb., have added a wind-solar hybrid energy system on-site. Funded by a private grant, the installers say this is the first integrated wind-solar hybrid installation   [read more]
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Nebraska One Step Closer To Getting State PTC
The Nebraska legislature amended and advanced L.B.423, the renewable energy production tax credit (PTC) for Nebraska. L.B.423, introduced by Rep. Jeremy Nordquist, D-Omaha, requires wind farms to be constructed within   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:13:03 EDT
Report: Led By Wind And Solar, Renewable Energy Continues To Lead New U.S. Generation
Wind, solar, geothermal and hydropower combined provided more than 75% of the 1.2 GW of new U.S. electrical generating capacity placed into service during the first quarter, according to the   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:58:41 EDT
Legislative Package In Michigan Seeks To Double RPS, Advance Energy Efficiency
Michigan Democrats have introduced a legislative package that - among other efforts - would double the state's renewable portfolio standard (RPS) to 20% by 2022. The legislative package includes H.B.4055,   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:51:09 EDT
Senvion Wins 18 MW Order In Italy
Senvion SE has signed a contract for the supply of six 3.0M122 turbines with PLC System's Burgentia Energia. The turbines, with a rated output of 3 MW and a rotor   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:45:46 EDT