Industry News

ESB Unveils Plans for Irish Green Energy Hub
Source: North American Windpower  |  April 9

In line with the Irish government’s ambition of reaching net-zero emissions by 2050, ESB has unveiled Green Atlantic @ Moneypoint. Under the ambitious program, ESB’s Moneypoint site in County Clare will be transformed into a green energy hub, helping Ireland to establish green energy production. “ESB’s Brighter Future strategy is anchored


Equinor and ESB plan 1.4GW Irish floating offshore wind farm
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  April 9

The developers' planned Moneypoint project will be part of a multi-billion-euro programme to transform a coal-fired plant into a renewable energy hub


Meteorologists Warn of Another Active Hurricane Season This Year
Source: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association  |  April 9

Co-op-served territories along the East Coast were threatened by Tropical Storm Isaias as the massive weather system lumbered northward last August. (Photo Courtesy: NOAA) Researchers at Colorado State University are predicting a more active hurricane season than normal this year for the Atlantic Basin with 17 named storms, including eight reaching


Greenbacker Renewable Energy Secures Utah Solar Portfolio
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  April 9

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Co. LLC (GREC), an owner and operator of sustainable infrastructure and energy efficiency projects, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, has purchased an approximately 10 MW DC portfolio of pre-operational solar projects from ReneSola Power, a global solar project developer and operator.  Consisting of three ground-mounted commercial distributed generation sites


‘US renewables forecast falls short of Biden ambition’ - BloombergNEF
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  April 9

The US’s wind and solar fleet is set to nearly triple in the next ten years, according to new analysis. But this will not be enough to decarbonise the power sector by 2035


ESB Unveils Plans for Irish Green Energy Hub
Source: North American Windpower  |  April 9

In line with the Irish government’s ambition of reaching net-zero emissions by 2050, ESB has unveiled Green Atlantic @ Moneypoint. Under the ambitious program, ESB’s Moneypoint site in County Clare will be transformed into a green energy hub, helping Ireland to establish green energy production. “ESB’s Brighter Future strategy is anchored


Illinois Wind Farm Starts Giving Back to Local Communities
Source: North American Windpower  |  April 8

Green River Wind Farm, an operational 194 MW wind energy project located in Lee and Whiteside counties in Illinois has made the first donation of $38,800 to the Green River Community Fund, a charitable initiative associated with the project.  Green River Wind Farm has virtual power purchase agreements (VPPA) with Apple,


Baltica Offshore Wind Farms One Step Closer to Realization
Source: North American Windpower  |  April 8

The Polish Energy Regulatory Office has awarded a contract for difference (CfD) to the Baltica 3 and Baltica 2 offshore wind farms, with a total capacity of up to 2.5 GW. Baltica 3 and 2 will contribute significantly to Poland’s green energy transition, accelerate the development of the local supply


Nekkar developing automated wind turbine installation method
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  April 8

The Norwegian firm claims a ‘major turbine manufacturer’ is supporting the development of its SkyWalker technique


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Nekkar’s Skywalker Solution Looks to Expedite Turbine Installation
Source: North American Windpower  |  April 8

NRECA Expresses Concerns Regarding Expected Timing for Notices of Defaults in the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Auction
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  April 8

Illinois Wind Farm Starts Giving Back to Local Communities
Source: North American Windpower  |  April 8

Investors slam Texas wind power balancing bills
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  April 8

Nekkar’s Skywalker Solution Looks to Expedite Turbine Installation
Source: North American Windpower  |  April 8

174 Power Global, Black Hills Energy Enter PPA to Develop Colorado Solar Facility
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  April 8

Baltica Offshore Wind Farms One Step Closer to Realization
Source: North American Windpower  |  April 8

Wells Fargo Purchasing Solar Capacity from North Carolina Project
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  April 8

DSS Launches Alset Solar to Develop Utility-Scale Projects on Underutilized, Unused Land
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  April 8

NRECA Asks FCC to Ensure RDOF Defaults Don’t Leave Rural Areas Stranded
Source: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association  |  April 6

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Source: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association  |  April 6

Colorado Coop’s Empower Program Helps Make Energy Efficiency Affordable
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  April 5

Colorado Co-op’s Empower Program Helps Make Energy Efficiency Affordable
Source: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association  |  April 2

New York Cooperative Enters into Purchase Agreement
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  April 2

NRECA Reacts to Biden Infrastructure Plan
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  April 2

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