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Some power utilities in Massachusetts had submitted a request for proposal (RFP) to purchase as much as 800 mW of offshore wind energy to comply with a state-mandated regulation.The law, called the Climate Protection and Green Economy Act, was...
DONG Energy has chosen to implement the marine management software solution from SeaRoc Group for a centralized hub in its offshore wind farm in the UK.Specifically, SeaRoc stated that its software, called SeaPlanner, will be utilized for the Marine...
According to a recent report by Arabian Business, Saudi Arabia is going to offer contracts to purchase 1 gW of clean energy by the end of this year.Specifically, the power-purchase agreements include the generation of 620 mW of solar...
The 100-acre amusement park, California’s Great America, is going to cover all of its electricity needs with wind energy through the Santa Clara Green Power program by Silicon Valley Power (SVP).With the realization of its plan, the theme park...
Clarifying rumors that have been spreading since fall last year, Apple Inc. has officially confirmed that it is behind two clean energy projects in Oregon, including one that the company said its largest ever.In its recent “Environmental Responsibility Report”...
As part of a $50-billion program to boost power generation capacity and reduce dependence on oil, Saudi Arabia plans to develop 30 renewable energy projects based on solar and wind.During a recent conference in Riyadh, Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih...
Atsushi Shimizu, an engineer based in Tokyo, believes that his bladeless wind turbines may help Japan solve its energy woes by generating more wind energy in the future.Shimizu claims that his new wind turbines will not only withstand the...
A groundbreaking floating wind farm to be built off the coast of Caithness has been granted planning permission by the government of Scotland.Called the Dounreay Trì Floating Wind Demonstration Project, the wind farm was given a “go” signal after...
Xcel Energy plans to add 1,550 mW of power, which is 60% of its existing wind energy generation capacity, to its facilities in the Upper Midwest region in the US.For more than a decade now, Xcel Energy has...
Regardless of what the Trump administration thinks about climate change, the clean energy jobs sector in the US is currently creating new positions at a faster rate than most other sectors within the country’s economy.Combined, the country’s solar and...

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