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NREL: Gulf of Mexico Well-Positioned for Offshore Development

With its shallow, warm waters, smaller than average wave heights and close proximity to existing offshore oil and gas infrastructure, the Gulf...

Dominion Energy Virginia Adds Wind to Long-Term IRP

In just one year, Dominion Energy Virginia has quadrupled the amount of solar and wind generation in its 15-year, long-term integrated resource...

BNEF: Onshore Wind is Cheapest Source of New-Build Generation

Solar PV and onshore wind are now the cheapest sources of new-build generation for at least two-thirds of the global population. Those...

Leeward Completes Financing for Wind Farm Construction

Leeward Renewable Energy LLC, a U.S.-based independent power company, has closed on the $162.9 million construction financing and tax equity commitment for...

Wind Provides More New Capacity than Natural Gas

Solar, wind and hydropower provided 85.7% of new U.S. electric generating capacity during the first two months of 2020 - notably more...

Grid Challenge Winners Add Renewables to New York’s Grid

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has awarded five winning teams under the first two rounds of the Future Grid...
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Sempra Energy Selling Entire U.S. Wind And Solar Portfolio

As a result of a comprehensive strategic review of its businesses and asset portfolio over the past year, Sempra Energy has decided to sell its...
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As Wind, Solar And Battery Costs Plummet, So Does The Economic Case For Fossil...

As a result of the spectacular reductions in cost for wind, solar and battery technology, coal and gas are facing a mounting threat to...
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CA Energy Commission Adopts Reports Tracking State’s Clean Energy Path

The California Energy Commission (CEC) recently approved two reports that track the state’s path to a clean energy future.At a business meeting, the CEC...
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Duke Energy To Invest Big In Clean Energy As Part Of Emissions-Reduction Goal

Charlotte, N.C.-based Duke Energy has established an aggressive goal to reduce carbon emissions 40% from 2005 levels by 2030, as well as invest $11...