Bringing Offshore Wind Energy on Shore to Power Industry, Homes & Businesses

Feeding the world's energy appetite may take innovative approaches in the future. A book by Nilanjan Ray Chaudhuri, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at North Dakota...

Wind Program Announces $2 Million to Develop and Field Test Wind Energy Bat Impact Minimization Technologies

The Wind Program has announced $2 million in funding to advance technologies that address wind development’s potential impacts on...

Energy Department Announces Up to $14 Million for Applying Landscape Design to Cellulosic Bioenergy

The Energy Department recently announced up to $14 million to support landscape design approaches that maintain or enhance the environmental and socio-economic sustainability of cellulosic...

Energy Department Announces $53 Million to Drive Innovation, Cut Cost of Solar Power

Building on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to cut carbon pollution and continue U.S. leadership in clean energy innovation, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced more than $53...

Industry Paper Examines Emerging Economies in Fast Growing Geothermal Nations

According to a report recently released by the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA), titled “The Status of Geothermal Power in Emerging Economies,” globally approximately 12.1 GW of...

Renewables are 40% of New Generating Capacity for 2014 to Date

According to the latest "Energy Infrastructure Update" report from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) Office of Energy Projects, renewable energy sources (i.e.,...

SEIA Launches Campaign to Extend Solar ITC

Calling it "critically important to America's future," the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has launched a national campaign to extend the 30 percent solar Investment Tax...

SEIA Launches Campaign to Extend Solar ITC

Calling it "critically important to America's future," the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has launched a national campaign to extend the 30 percent solar Investment Tax...

INDUSTRY NEWS

SolarWorld Announces Expansions of Solar Panel & Advanced Cell Production in Oregon
October 30, 2014
SolarWorld, the largest crystalline silicon solar producer in the Americas for nearly 40 years, announced that in 2015, it would add a solar-panel...
Minnesota Renewable Energy Experts JJR Power See ‘Unprecedented’ Demand for Solar Power
October 30, 2014
As Minnesotans hover on the brink of yet another cold winter and concerns about energy costs come to the forefront, renewable energy experts at...
Senvion Launches 3.2M114 Wind Turbine for Canadian Market
October 30, 2014
Senvion SE, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Suzlon Group, the world’s fifth-largest manufacturer of wind turbines, launched the 3.2M114 for...
Rapid Shutdown Functionality for all Tigo's Smart Module Products Meeting NEC 2014 690.12
October 30, 2014
Tigo Energy, the smart module market leader, announced that its smart module line of products now have additional functionality required by NEC...
Pocomoke City’s 2.1 MW Solar Project to be Largest Municipally-owned in Maryland
October 30, 2014
Upon its completion in December, a 2.1 Megawatt (MW) solar array in Pocomoke City, MD will be the largest municipally-owned system in the state....
Siemens Secures Two New Orders for Wind Power Projects in Canada
October 30, 2014
Siemens’ Wind Power and Renewables Division has received two new orders for onshore wind projects in Ontario, Canada. The contracts include...
REG Begins Production & Sales of Renewable Diesel from Louisiana Biorefinery
October 29, 2014
Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (REG) announced that commercial-scale quantities of renewable hydrocarbon diesel (RHD) produced at the...
Danforth Pewter and Gardener’s Supply Harvest Sun for Emission-free Power & Lower Energy Costs
October 29, 2014
Danforth Pewter and Gardener’s Supply Company, two nationally recognized Vermont-based companies, have turned to the sun for emission-free...
Biomass Industry Welcomes Record Pellet Demand in Northeast: Consumers encouraged to smartly plan pellets purchases for winter season
October 29, 2014
The biomass industry announced that it is experiencing record demand for wood pellet heating fuel in the United States, particularly in the...
New Siemens D3 Wind Turbine for High Energy Yields at Low Wind Sites
October 29, 2014
Siemens' new SWT-3.3-130 wind turbine model was featured at the 30th annual CanWEA conference in Montreal, Quebec this week. Delivering 3.3...