NextEra Grabs Right-Of-Entry Permit For 60 MW Wind Project In Maui
The Hawaiian Homes Commission (HHC) has voted unanimously to proceed with a wind energy project proposed by NextEra Energy Resources on homelands in Kahikinui, Maui. At its annual Maui meeting,   [read more]
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:47:38 EST
Alberta Investment Management Corp. Acquires Stake In TransAlta Renewables
For the purchase price of C$200 million, Alberta Investment Management Corp. (AIMCo) has acquired an 8% stake in TransAlta Renewables Inc., an Alberta-based clean power generation company, from TransAlta Corp.   [read more]
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:23:55 EST
ERCOT Names Mele Senior Vice President And COO
Cheryl Mele will become senior vice president and chief operating officer (COO) of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), the independent system operator of the electric grid and competitive   [read more]
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:18:22 EST
FAA-Approved PRENAV Drone System Suited For Turbine Inspections
Silicon Valley start-up PRENAV and partner Hawk Aerial have been awarded Section 333 exemptions from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to commercially operate the PRENAV precision drone system for industrial   [read more]
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:20:05 EST
Interior Secretary Jewell To Join President Obama At COP21
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell is joining President Barack Obama and other Cabinet officials to represent the U.S. at the 21st Conference of Parties (COP21) climate negotiations in   [read more]
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:31:50 EST
Clean Power Plan: A Climate Change Civil War In Court?
The Clean Power Plan is a contender for the title of most controversial environmental rule promulgated in the history of the U.S. The rule has prompted more than half of   [read more]
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 15:53:00 EST
With Strong Focus On Wind, SaskPower Sets 50% Renewables Goal
SaskPower, the public utility serving Saskatchewan, has set a target to double the percentage of renewable electricity generation capacity in the province by 2030. To help meet that goal, the   [read more]
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 13:26:26 EST
Vestas To Supply 200 MW Wind Project In Oklahoma
Vestas has announced the first U.S. order for its V126-3.3 MW wind turbines, which are part of the company's 3 MW platform. The company says it will supply 61 of   [read more]
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EST
Report: Emerging Markets Led Global Clean Energy Investments In 2014
Developing nations eclipsed the world's wealthiest countries in 2014, attracting more clean energy investment and building more wind, solar and other renewable power generation than ever before, according to a   [read more]
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EST
Alberta's New Climate Plan Chooses Wind Power Over Coal
Under its new Climate Leadership Plan, the Alberta government has committed to phasing out all pollution created by burning coal and transitioning to more renewable energy by 2030. The province   [read more]
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EST