FTTN: New Federal Push Could Give Strong Boost to Renewable Energy

With oil prices hovering around $40 per barrel, First Titan Corp. is looking hard at other energy markets in which to invest. One of these – renewable energy – could soon see a flurry...

Renewable Energy 2015 Conference & Expo: Leading the Energy REVolution

Renewable energy businesses, technology leaders, energy generators, utilities and environmental organizations along with policy makers and communities will convene in Burlington this month to...

In Memory of Kirk Travis Mescher February 8, 1956 – August 19, 2015

Kirk Travis Mescher, also known as “Señor Juan Pipe” to engineering nerds who think they’re funny, born to Wanda and Marvin Mescher on February 8th, 1956, kicked the...

Renewable Energy Markets Association Response to EPA's Final Clean Power Plan

The Renewable Energy Markets Association (REMA) applauds the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for releasing a strong, achievable final Clean Power Plan. We look forward to working with the...

Latest "Tracking the Sun" Report Highlights Progress in Lowering Solar Soft Costs

The installed price of distributed solar photovoltaic (PV) power systems in the United States continues to fall precipitously. This is according to the latest edition of

Electricity System Needs New Framework for 2030

New regulatory frameworks are needed to move California toward a 21st century electricity system, a broad working group of utility and advanced energy company executives said in a position paper...

US Clean Power Plan Could Reduce Coal Power by up to 60 Gigawatts by 2020

The US government’s recently-announced Clean Power Plan (CPP) will have a negative impact on the country’s coal industry, with the potential loss of up to 60 Gigawatts (GW) of coal...

SEPA CEO Says Clean Power Plan Underlines Ongoing Utility Solar Innovation

In response to the release of the final version of President Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan, Julia Hamm, President and CEO of the the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA), has released...

INDUSTRY NEWS

Fugro has Undertaken Successful Trials of its New GeoWing
September 03, 2015
The new GeoWing system is especially beneficial for subsea construction projects, such as wind farms and cable route developments, particularly in...
Studstrup Power Station Reaches Milestone in Conversion Project
September 03, 2015
As a part of the conversion project at Studstrup Power Station, DONG Energy has commissioned construction of a giant storage silo that can hold...
DONG Energy Acquires the Hornsea Zone in the UK and the Project Rights to 3 GW Offshore Wind
September 03, 2015
DONG Energy acquired the Hornsea zone and the project rights to Hornsea Project Two and Three, which have the potential of 3 gigawatts (GW)...
Duke Energy Renewables has Acquired a 50-percent Stake in Mesquite Creek Wind
September 03, 2015
Duke Energy Renewables has Acquired a 50-percent Stake in Mesquite Creek Wind, a 211-megawatt (MW) wind power project near Lamesa, Texas, through...
CPP Wind Tunnel Testing Completed on GameChange Single Axis Tracker
September 03, 2015
GameChange Racking announced that wind tunnel testing was completed on the GameChange Power-Tracker single axis tracker. The testing was completed...
Sonali Solar to Expand 100MW PV Module Manufacturing Facility
September 03, 2015
Sonali Solar will be expanding its facility to 100MW by end of 2015 with Automatic Manufacturing Line from EcoPragati, Italy

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Brian Johnson Named Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Chair in Power Engineering
September 03, 2015
Professor Brian Johnson has been named the first Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Chair in Power Engineering with the University of Idaho...
Colorado Energy Office Awards GRID Alternatives $1.2 Million to Develop Low-Income Community Solar
September 03, 2015
The Colorado Energy Office is awarding $1.2 million in grant funding to GRID Alternatives, America’s largest non-profit solar installer, to...
Grand Opening of 270 MW K2 Wind Power Project, One of Canada’s Largest Wind Facilities
September 03, 2015
The K2 Wind Power Facility (“K2 Wind”) in Ontario held a Grand Opening Event hosted by Samsung Renewable Energy Inc....
Cree Announces Wolfspeed – the New Name for the Power and RF Business
September 03, 2015
Cree, Inc., a leader in silicon carbide (SiC) power products and gallium nitride (GaN) radio frequency (RF) devices, announced that Wolfspeed is...