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Siting Renewables: One Trump-Era Proposal Worth Preserving

Last week, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) published a proposal intended to make it easier to develop renewable energy projects on BLM-administered lands...

The Danish Energy Agency Gives Green Light to Vattenfall Offshore Plans

The Danish Energy Agency has approved Vattenfall's construction plans for the Vesterhav Syd and Nord offshore wind farms. "Getting approval from the Danish Energy Agency...

Cuomo Strengthens RGGI to Cap, Reduce New York GHG Emissions

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has adopted new regulations to strengthen the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), the nation's first regional program to cap and...

New Report Compares Clean Energy Wages with Nationwide Median

To understand the quality of employment opportunities in clean energy-related industries, E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs), the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) and the Clean...

OPSB Removes Modified Turbine Feathering Requirement from Icebreaker Project

The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) has formally adopted an oral motion - that was unanimously approved - which removes a requirement that Icebreaker...

Terracon Eases Renewable Site-Selection with Software Enhancement

Consulting and engineering firm Terracon says it has further enhanced Stage1, a site-selection tool, to now include environmental and geotechnical condition assessments.  Stage1 combines Terracon's...

NRG Systems Working with NREL on Bat Deterrent Tech

As wind energy installations increase, so does the potential impact on various wildlife species, including bats. Based on available data, migratory tree-roosting bats, such...

New York Creates Office of Renewable Energy Siting

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the availability of proposed regulations that would implement the Accelerated Renewable Energy Growth and Community Benefit Act.  The draft...

Vestas, Hempel Partner on Wind Turbine Protection Solutions

Vestas, a Danish manufacturer, seller, installer and servicer of wind turbines, and Hempel, a supplier of coating solutions, have entered into a new strategic...

Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind Launches Study on Migratory Red Knots

Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind has partnered with Dr. Larry Niles of New Jersey-based Wildlife Restoration Partnerships (WRP), the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and...

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