Industry News

Siemens Gamesa wins large Indian wind turbine deal with new partner
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  August 12

Siemens Gamesa has secured its first order with independent power producer Azure Power for a 346MW wind farm in Karnataka, India.


Copenhagen Energy eyes 3GW offshore wind farm off Western Australia
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  August 12

Renewables developer Copenhagen Energy has unveiled details of a second planned 3GW offshore wind farm off the coast of Western Australia.


Massachusetts sets new goal for offshore after clean energy law passed
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  August 12


Icebreaker project can proceed, Ohio Supreme Court rules
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  August 12

The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled 6-1 that the 20.7MW Icebreaker offshore wind project in Lake Erie can proceed.


EIA Finds Nearly 20 Percent of Planned PV Delayed in First Half of 2022
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  August 11

Power plant developers plan to install 17.8 GW of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) generating capacity in 2022, according to U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) June 2022 Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory. Over the first six months of 2022, 4.2 GW of that capacity came online – less than half of


Iberdrola Begins Construction of East Anglia Three Offshore Wind Project
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 11

Iberdrola has begun construction in the U.K. of the East Anglia Three offshore wind farm, which will have a capacity of 1,400 MW – enough to supply 1.3 million homes with clean energy, more than the populations of Liverpool and Glasgow combined. This new facility, located off the coast of Norfolk,


Arizona Governor Signs Bill Eliminating Double Assessment on Electric Cooperative Revenues
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  August 11

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed five bills into law this week, including one that eliminates the double assessment on rural electric cooperatives. Formerly, a cooperative’s gross intrastate revenues were taxed through the generation cooperative, as well as the cooperative member, resulting in customers paying twice the tax to power their


GAF Energy Expands Timberline Solar Roof to Florida Market
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  August 11

GAF Energy, a Standard Industries company and solar roofing provider in North America, has launched sales of its Timberline Solar roof to Florida residents. Timberline Solar is a system to directly integrate solar technology into traditional roofing processes and materials. This new system incorporates a nailable solar shingle, the Timberline Solar


Ford Signs Massive 650 MW Solar PPA with DTE Energy in Michigan
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  August 11

DTE Energy is adding 650 MW of new solar energy capacity in Michigan for Ford Motor Co. by 2025. The power purchase agreement (PPA) is a strategic investment in Michigan through DTE’s MIGreenPower program. It is one of the largest renewable energy purchases in the U.S. from a utility. According


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Ohio Supreme Court Approves Permit for First Freshwater Offshore Wind Farm
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 11

California: 25,000 MW of Offshore Wind by 2045
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 11

Consumers Energy Will Power Over 1,200 Mich. Public Buildings
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  August 11

Iberdrola Begins Construction of East Anglia Three Offshore Wind Project
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 11

Sunrise Wind Trains New York Workers for Wind Energy Construction Careers
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 11

Sunrise Wind Trains New York Workers for Wind Energy Construction Careers
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 11

Ohio Supreme Court Approves Permit for First Freshwater Offshore Wind Farm
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 11

California: 25,000 MW of Offshore Wind by 2045
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 11

Weekly Fuel Price Watch
Source: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association  |  August 9

Michigan Co-op Joins Quest to Reclaim World Record for Largest Cherry Pie
Source: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association  |  August 9

Kentucky Electric Cooperatives Provide Assistance Following Floods
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  August 8

Senate Passes Direct-Pay Incentives for Co-ops; House to Vote Next
Source: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association  |  August 8

Electric Co-ops Cheer Inclusion of Key Co-op Priorities in Senate-Passed Inflation Reduction Act
Source: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association  |  August 7

Indiana Cooperative to Develop Solar Array
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  August 5

Choptank Electric Cooperative Receives $23 Million for Fiber Expansion
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  August 4