Congress Extends Policy Critical to Success of Wind Energy: Industry continues to seek long-term stability

American wind power and tens of thousands of workers in its U.S. supply chain will have a brief opportunity for new projects as the U.S. Senate voted last night to extend a critical incentive for...

U.S.-China Trade Ruling Poses Threat to Solar Industry's Growth

Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), released the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s final determinations...

Geothermal Energy in 2014: Emerging Economies Power Up

 Geothermal power in 2014 witnessed continued global growth, steady expansion in the number of countries with developing projects, and a solid increase in on-line capacity of between 4-5% for...

Scientific Research Shows That Geothermal Heat Pumps Outperform VRF for Heating & Cooling

Scientific Research Shows That Geothermal Heat Pumps Outperform VRF for Heating and Cooling   Annual Energy Use with Geothermal Heat Pumps is 44% Less than with a Variable Refrigerant...

Mapping the Frontier of New Wind Power Potential

Maps can help you plan a road trip, explore new places, or even find buried treasure. But there’s another kind of map that can help chart the path to a more sustainable future and unlock the...

HYTORC Helps Clemson University Test Largest-ever Wind Turbines

Clemson University has recently taken the lead for making strides in large-scale wind turbine energy testing and construction, as the organization is in the process of completing their...

United States Installs 1,354 MW of Solar in Q3 2014

Continuing its strong growth, the United States installed 1,354 megawatts (MW) of solar photovoltaics (PV) in Q3 2014, up 41 percent over the same period last year. The numbers come from the...

Offshore Wind Installation Vessels Will See Global Market Value Soar to $2.93 Billion by 2020

The global market value for offshore wind turbine and foundation installation vessels will increase more than fivefold, from an estimated $0.56 billion in 2014 to approximately $2.93 billion by...

INDUSTRY NEWS

Sullivan Solar Power: First and Only Professionally Accredited Solar Company in San Diego
December 18, 2014
Today, there are more people employed in the solar industry than there are by the three investor-owned utilities in the state of California. Each...
Clarkson University Goes Solar with Community Energy Power Plant
December 18, 2014
Community Energy, Inc. today announced commercial operation of a 2.3 MW solar power plant delivering power to Clarkson University in the Town of...
Competitive Wind Energy Projects are a Clear Benefit to Quebecers
December 18, 2014
The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is pleased to note that Hydro-Québec’s latest request for proposals for the production...
Energy Co-Generation Delivers Major Benefits for Owners of Large-scale Properties in New York, Says White Paper by Con Edison Solutions
December 18, 2014
To achieve a long-term reduction in operating costs, one proven strategy is to utilize a process called “Combined Heat and Power”...
LEEDCo to Optimize Offshore Wind Foundation Design for Fabrication in the United States
December 18, 2014
The Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation (LEEDCo) announced that it is leading an international engineering team to design an offshore wind...
SgurrEnergy Developed Offshore Work at Height Guidelines to Improve Offshore Practices & Techniques
December 18, 2014
Leading renewable energy consultancy, SgurrEnergy, in partnership with work at height and rescue specialists, heightec, has developed the good...
Windlab Selects the Vaisala Triton to Support African Wind Development
December 18, 2014
Vaisala, global leader in environmental and industrial measurement, has announced that wind energy developer, Windlab, is using the Vaisala Triton...
Pattern Energy Expands Credit Facilities to $350 Million
December 17, 2014
Pattern Energy Group Inc. announced that it has expanded commitments under its corporate credit facility agreement to US$350 million from US$145...
SgurrEnergy Completes Technical Advisor Scope for TRIG Expansion
December 17, 2014
Leading renewable energy consultancy, SgurrEnergy, has delivered independent technical advice on The Renewables Infrastructure Group’s...
Schneider Electric Wins 2014 Platts Global Energy Award: Energy Action Program honoured for reducing core energy consumption by almost 13% & carbon emissions by more than 16%
December 17, 2014
Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management, has been recognized for its efforts to conserve and manage energy consumption at...