With huge grid infrastructure investment looming, NextEra, PG&E offer lessons on the key role of ESG

October 25, 2021

Investing in ESG is necessary, and making it a core business improves customer experiences, creates industry leadership, and drives growth for shareholders. Read more here: The Key Role of ESG

10 Largest Solar Projects Completed in the U.S. so far in 2021

October 18, 2021

The following article lists the 10 largest utility-scale solar projects completed in the first half of 2021, based on S&P analysis. https://www.renewableenergyworld.com/solar/10-largest-solar-projects-completed-in-the-u-s-so-far-in-2021/

How the Resilient Energy Subscription Market Mechanism will Help Finance Community Microgrids

October 14, 2021

How do we finance community microgrids and properly value their significant resilience benefits? Read the article here: The Resilient Energy Subscription

Carbon Capture and Storage Gains Wide Industry Support in Houston

October 7, 2021

Eleven companies support the large-scale deployment of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology in Houston. Read the article here: Carbon Capture and Storage

Oil Surge Gives Private Equity a Window to Exit Stranded Canadian Energy Firms

October 4, 2021

Sales of multiple private equity-backed oil and gas companies are providing opportunities for small and mid-cap Canadian oil companies to bulk up their operations, improving their chances to access debt and capital markets and cut costs through economies of scale. Read the article here: https

Prepping the grid for more frequent and intense droughts, heat waves and wildfires

September 27, 2021

Research teams at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) are working on grid resilience in relation to climate change. Read the article here: Prepping the Grid

EIA: Renewables will make up 23% of U.S. electric power generation next year

September 23, 2021

According to information released by the EIA, electric power generated from renewable energy sources in the U.S., will rise to nearly 23% in 2022. Read more here: Renewables-US Electric Power Generation

Siemens Gamesa targets fully recyclable wind turbine blades by 2030 in new sustainability vision

September 9, 2021

Read about Siemens Gamesa’s Sustainability Vision plan to achieve a decarbonized economy and net-zero emissions by 2040. https://www.compositesworld.com/news/siemens-gamesa-targets-fully-recyclable-wind-turbine-blades-by-2030-in-new-sustainability-vision

The US power sector is halfway to net zero emissions, but it gets harder now, analysts say

September 2, 2021

With renewables leading the power sector's recent energy transition, breakthroughs are still needed to decarbonize the transportation, industrial and building sectors. Read more here: https://www.utilitydive.com/news/the-us-power-sector-is-halfway-to-net-zero-emissions-but-it-gets-harder-no/60

Advanced Nuclear will Balance our Energy Supply and Demand

August 30, 2021

With demand potentially rising faster than the fossil-fueled system can accommodate, the solution is to store energy for when its needed most. That's where advanced nuclear technologies have a strong role to play. Read more here: https://energycentral.com/news/advanced-nuclear-will-balance-our-en