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Biden officials green-light nation’s first big offshore wind project

The U.S. took a major step towards establishing a domestic offshore wind sector by approving the proposed Vineyard Wind project off the coast of Massachusetts. The 800-megawatt project will be the first large-scale wind project to be built in federal waters and is expected to create 3,600 new jobs. Once complete, Vineyard will produce enough clean energy to power over 400,000 homes and businesses.  — “The project, which will span…

Biden officials green-light nation’s first big offshore wind project

The U.S. took a major step towards establishing a domestic offshore wind sector by approving the proposed Vineyard Wind project off the coast of Massachusetts. The 800-megawatt project will...

The latest trends in renewable energy procurement

The Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA) released their State of the Market report summarizing the trends in corporate clean energy buying. And despite a challenging year caused by the...

Solar and wind’s competitiveness over coal is accelerating, analysis shows

A new analysis from Energy Innovation shows that clean energy technologies like wind and solar are rapidly overtaking coal-powered electricity generation in terms of costs. Even without considering the...

The clean energy industry steps up to aid Texans in need

Last month’s Texas blackouts and infrastructure failures offer a stark reminder that many of the systems we depend on every day are not equipped to withstand the extreme events...

Report Finds That a Clean Energy Standard Is the ‘Linchpin’ of US Achieving Climate Goals

Electricity production currently makes up more than a quarter of the United States' carbon emissions. A Clean Energy Standard, or CES, would increase the amount of renewable energy on...

On U.S. East Coast, Has Offshore Wind’s Moment Finally Arrived?

After years of debate and public engagement, the American offshore wind sector looks poised to finally start ramping up. While Europe and Asia are ahead of the U.S. on...

World’s largest energy storage system proposed in Morro Bay

California may soon be home to the largest energy storage facility in the world! Energy storage technology allows grid operators to smooth out the electricity supply curve by storing...

No, frozen wind turbines aren’t the main culprit for Texas’ power outages

Last month, Texans experienced a severe energy crisis caused by an extreme weather event. Unfortunately, clean energy's usual opponents predictably tried to spread misleading narratives before all the facts...

How tech went big on green energy

Governments and utilities are not the only ones looking to reduce carbon emissions. Tech companies like Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft are making major pushes to lower the carbon...

Top 10 U.S. corporate renewable energy buyers of 2020

A growing number of businesses are buying renewable energy—not just because it is good for the planet. It is also great for the bottom line. In most parts of...

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