Invenergy has proposed a massive multi-project renewables and transmission development known as Clean Energy Link that would flow 700MW of power generated at new wind and solar farms built across five US states onto New York’s densely populated Long Island.
Fitch Ratings has warned that oil companies not diversified into renewables could struggle to access capital as the advance of battery technologies and the rise of electric vehicles (EVs) curbs global demand for oil.
19 October 2016 06:33 GMT
Panasonic has confirmed it would use its own PV technology at a new cell and module factory in New York if its recently unveiled partnership with Tesla is finalised, deepening questions about what role – if any – SolarCity’s Silevo would play at the factory.
19 October 2016 04:54 GMT
The first community solar project built under New York’s “Shared Renewables” initiative has been commissioned in the state’s Southern Tier region, pointing the way towards a new market for PV that many experts believe could grow rapidly in the coming years.
18 October 2016 05:47 GMT
Tesla’s revelation that it wants to extend its manufacturing partnership with Panasonic to SolarCity’s PV factory in upstate New York adds another fascinating wrinkle to the Tesla/SolarCity saga – though at this stage it brings more questions than answers.
17 October 2016 06:04 GMT
With the first three tidal energy farms under construction and a number of full-scale wave energy devices going into the water, 2016 may well turn out to be the take-off year for the ocean energy industry.
04 October 2016 01:11 GMT
General Electric has been awarded the turbine-supply agreement for the groundbreaking Gaildorf project in Germany, which will directly link onshore wind turbines with a pumped storage hydro-electric facility for the first time anywhere in the world.
29 September 2016 01:26 GMT
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