Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Thursday paid lip service to renewables in his biggest speech on energy policy to date, but confirmed his intention to “rescind” the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan and “cancel” the Paris Climate Agreement.
Invenergy, the largest privately owned US renewables developer, is launching a corporate venture-capital fund to invest in clean-energy companies whose technologies will benefit its own renewables projects and those across the industry.
26 May 2016 02:05 GMT
The Brazilian power market could have a current demand for as much as 95GW of storage capacity through different technologies, including via distributed-generation projects such as rooftop solar, a new study showed.
23 May 2016 03:21 GMT
Brazil's interim cabinet members are signaling continued focus on renewables and its emissions-reduction targets, after a week in office since President Dilma Rousseff was temporarily suspended for the Senate to decide whether to impeach her.
20 May 2016 03:09 GMT
Hawaii obtained 23.4% of its electrical power from renewables in 2015, more than double 9.5% at the start of this decade, as it aims for 100% by 2045 largely with solar and wind – the most ambitious mandate among the 50 US states.
19 May 2016 05:46 GMT
Renewable energy in the US will experience “substantial” growth through 2040 as a percentage of total electricity generation, regardless of implementation of the federal Clean Power Plan (CPP), the Department of Energy projects in its Annual Energy Outlook 2016.
17 May 2016 06:45 GMT
Brazil’s new interim energy minister Fernando Coelho Filho has signaled that policies to support the expansion of wind and solar will continue – including through the country’s programme of tenders – Recharge was told.
17 May 2016 02:00 GMT
Sunrun, the second largest US residential solar company after SolarCity, stuck by its full-year deployment guidance of 285MW and reported a quarterly net profit, contrasting with its larger rival which on Monday dimmed its expectations for the year.
12 May 2016 09:01 GMT
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