Tag: North America

News and Policies, U.S.

CSI Energy Storage to provide batteries to UBS projects in ERCOT

November 21, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

CSI Energy Storage said it will provide up to 2.6 GWh of battery energy storage capacity for the build-out of energy storage projects managed by UBS Asset Management’s Real Estate & Private Markets business in North America. The projects are […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Patterson-UTI Reports Drilling Activity for June 2020

July 7, 2020

Via: PR Newswire

HOUSTON, July 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) today reported that for the month of June 2020, the Company had an average of 65 drilling rigs operating. For the three months ended June 30, 2020, the Company […]

Energy Economics

Sanders, Warren rally behind calls for post-pandemic lifeline for US renewables

June 8, 2020

Via: PV Resources

The calls on the US to rescue its COVID-hit renewables sector are gathering steam, with high-profile Democrats now lobbying for new aid after the first stimulus package left the industry out. In recent days, former Democratic presidential hopefuls Bernie Sanders, […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Walmart withdraws lawsuit against Tesla over solar install fires

November 6, 2019

Via: PV Resources

Walmart has called off a court campaign it had launched against Tesla three months ago, when it linked a string of store blazes to the latter’s alleged “gross negligence” with PV installs. The US retail giant and Elon Musk’s outfit […]

News and Policies, State

US industry acts to unblock disputed 584MW solar pipeline

August 12, 2019

Via: PV Resources

A dispute holding up a solar project backlog of nearly 600MW in Michigan is now one step closer to resolution, under a truce brokered with the help of industry representatives. Last Friday, US solar body SEIA urged the Michigan Public […]

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Natural gas will overtake oil to become North America’s ‘single largest energy source’ this year, risk management firm says

September 10, 2018

Via: CNBC energy

Oil will be toppled as North America’s primary energy source this year, according to risk management firm DNV GL, with natural gas and electrification set to reshape the region’s energy future. The Norway-headquartered firm said Monday that overall energy demand […]