Tag: US Wind

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

US solar to outrun wind as king of 85GW corporate PPA future

August 22, 2019

Via: PV Resources

Solar is to leapfrog wind to become the undisputed top renewable energy source for US corporates greening their supply through 2030, according to Wood Mackenzie and US wind body AWEA. In a report unveiled this week, both organisations said a […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

US Wind and Solar PPA Prices Decreased Quarter Over Quarter

May 8, 2019

Via: Energy Manager Today

Overall PPA prices decreased quarter over quarter across wind and solar for all five major markets in the United States, according to LevelTen Energy’s Q1 2019 PPA Pricing Index. To determine how PPA offer prices change each quarter, Seattle-based LevelTen […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

US Wind Selects Firms to Develop and Construct Maryland Offshore Wind Project

April 23, 2018

Via: Power Engineering

The 250-MW offshore wind project near Maryland took another step forward, as US Wind has selected two Baltimore firms for development and construction work. Strum Contracting Company will provide welding services for the installation of the meteorological tower, which will […]

Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, U.S.

The US Wind Sector Toasts Trump’s New Love of Offshore

April 11, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

The U.S. wind industry is celebrating after the Trump administration last week appeared to lend wholehearted support to the development of offshore projects. Announcing two wind energy leasing areas totaling nearly 390,000 acres off the coast of Massachusetts, U.S. Secretary […]

Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, U.S.

Turbines Are Up At Block Island, The First US Offshore Wind Farm

August 25, 2016

Via: CleanTechnica

Last Thursday, workers using a boat-mounted crane secured the final 240-foot blade onto a massive wind turbine, anchored to the ocean floor beneath Long Island Sound. With this act the turbine, and four others like it, were completed off the […]