Michigan, a Republican-controlled Midwestern “rust belt” state, announced it will follow the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan in both letter and spirit, and begin designing a strategy for meeting its mandated carbon-emission reduction targets.
Brazil's mines and energy minister Eduardo Braga told the wind sector it needs to seek out bigger challenges to grow and maintain its leading position – and wants bigger, more efficient turbines to be deployed and produced in the country.
02 September 2015 11:56 GMT
Duke Energy Renewables has acquired a 50% stake in the 211MW Mesquite Creek Wind facility from Sumitomo Corporation of Americas, increasing its Texas wind generation capacity in operation and under construction to more than 1.2GW.
01 September 2015 02:41 GMT
01 September 2015 02:09 GMT
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) this fall will hold a competitive sale of two lease areas off the coast of New Jersey that if fully developed, may be able to support up to 3.4GW of commercial wind generation, Recharge has learned.
31 August 2015 07:05 GMT
The Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation (LEEDCo) has begun a comprehensive geotechnical investigation of the soils under an area of the lake facing Cleveland, where it plans to install six “mono bucket” foundations for its 19.2MW Icebreaker wind project.
26 August 2015 08:40 GMT
A joint committee in the Massachusetts legislature has set public hearing dates this fall for two bills that would require power distribution companies in the state to solicit competitive bids starting in 2016 on long-term contracts with offshore wind farms.
24 August 2015 10:28 GMT
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