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Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Alaska’s Glacier Bay National Park to use hydropower for operations

June 11, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Work is under way at Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve in Alaska to tie into a hydropower network to provide renewable power to the headquarters complex. More than 20 years in the making, this project – known as the […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

RWE’s 250-MW Scioto Ridge Wind Farm in Ohio now operational

June 10, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Last week, RWE Renewables said it has started commercial operation on its 250-MW onshore Scioto Ridge Wind Farm, located in Hardin and Logan Counties in Ohio. The project uses 75 Siemens Gamesa turbines and represents RWE’s first wind project in […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Equinor installing private LTE for improved communications at offshore wind farms

June 3, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Yesterday, Nokia announced it has collaborated with systems integrator, NetNordic, to enter into a frame agreement with Equinor, one of the world’s leading producers of oil, gas and wind power, to deliver a private 4G and 5G-ready solution for Equinor’s […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

First turbine installed at Hornsea Two offshore wind farm

June 2, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Ørsted has announced that the first wind turbine for the Hornsea Two offshore wind farm has been installed, a significant construction milestone for the project. Located 89km off the Yorkshire coast in the North Sea and adjacent to Hornsea One, […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

NYPA approves three allocations of hydropower from Niagara Power Project

May 26, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the New York Power Authority’s Board of Trustees has approved three low-cost hydropower allocations that will create 102 jobs across Western New York and spur $145 million in private capital investments. The approved […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Groups Announce Renewable Energy Microgrid Project

May 25, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

A joint venture of energy management company Schneider Electric and Huck Capital, a power sector investment firm, has announced a partnership with energy infrastructure developer ClearGen to build and operate standardized on-site renewable energy microgrid systems. The deal made public […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Solar + storage powered microgrid will enable Bad River Tribe to meet sustainability goals

May 17, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Last week, consulting firm EnTech Solutions and its affiliate Faith Technologies said that they have partnered with the Bad River Band of the Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians to implement a solar-powered microgrid. The project, named the Ishkonige Nawadide […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Tri-state G&T getting greener with PPA for 104-MW Crossing Trails Wind Farm

May 12, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Commercial operations have commenced at EDP Renewables North America’s 104-MW Crossing Trails Wind Farm. Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association is the project’s sole offtaker, through a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with EDPR NA. The new wind farm is located […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Ørsted completes US solar and battery storage facility

May 5, 2021

Via: Energy Global

Ørsted has completed its Permian Energy Center project, a 460 MWAC hybrid solar and battery storage facility located in Andrews County, Texas, US. Permian Energy Center brings Ørsted’s onshore operating capacity to 2.1 GW. The project and its 420 MWAC […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

ACWA Power secures $114M to fund 200-MW Egyptian solar project

April 26, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Saudi Arabia-based energy company ACWA Power has signed a deal with multiple international investors for the provision of funds to implement what is claimed to be the largest private-sector solar energy project in Egypt. As a result of the signed […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Chevron Joins Growing List of Oil and Gas Companies Investing in Offshore Wind

April 22, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Ocergy Inc., a company developing a couple of new offshore wind energy solutions, announced last week that Chevron Technology Ventures and Moreld Ocean Wind (MOW) were investing in its Series A round of funding. The money is expected to help […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Southern Power acquiring 118-MW Oklahoma wind project developed by Vestas’ NA unit

April 21, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

The wholesale energy wing of Southern Co. has amped up its utility-scale wind project holdings again. Southern Power acquired its 15th wind power project. The 118-MW Glass Sands facility is located in Murray County, Oklahoma, and was developed by Steelhead […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Sweet Deal—Hershey, Others Have Solar Pacts

April 20, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

The Hershey Co. on April 20 said it has power purchase agreements (PPAs) to take electricity from two solar projects, one in North Carolina and another in Texas. Hershey, like many corporate power customers, has set a goal to reduce […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Clearway announces activation of community solar farm

April 19, 2021

Via: Energy Global

Clearway Energy Group has announced the completion of its first Illinois community solar farm, expanding access to local and affordable renewable energy in the US state. Clearway will energise the 3 MWdc Southland Solar Farm, just outside of Kankakee, and […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Jack and Solar—TVA Links Iconic Distillery With Renewable Energy

April 13, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

The trend of supplying commercial and industrial locations with renewable energy—along with the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA’s) continuing support of investments in power projects that support sustainability—is being recognized at one of the most-iconic distilleries in the U.S. The TVA […]