ACP: Wind Power Represents Nearly 40 Percent of Clean Energy Pipeline

The American Clean Power Association’s (ACP) Clean Power Quarterly 2021 Q3 Market Report shows the U.S. clean energy industry installed 3,336 MW of new capacity during the third quarter, with additions totaling 15,317 MW in the first three quarters – a … Read More

American Clean Power Reports Record Clean Energy Activity in 2021

The American Clean Power Association’s (ACP) Clean Power Quarterly 2021 Q2 Market Report shows that U.S. project developers commissioned 5,620 MW of clean power capacity in the second quarter of 2021 – a 13% increase over 2020’s second quarter volume. … Read More

U.S. Renewables and Investment Experience Record Growth

The American Clean Power Association’s first Clean Power Annual report shows wind, utility solar and battery storage power capacity in the U.S. topped 170 GW, following a record 26 GW of clean energy projects coming online in 2020. The rapid … Read More

West Coast Offshore Wind: It’s Happening

The White House says the Department of Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management and the Department of Defense have reached an agreement to lease 399 square miles off California’s central coast for offshore wind development.  This announcement extends President Joe … Read More

IEA Awarded Construction Contract for Plymouth Wind Energy Center

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc. (IEA), an infrastructure construction company with renewable energy and specialty civil expertise, has been awarded a contract for the Plymouth Wind Energy Center in northwest Iowa. Invenergy, a privately held global developer, owner and operator … Read More

GE Renewable Energy Providing Turbines to Oklahoma Wind Facilties

GE Renewable Energy has been selected to provide onshore wind turbines for the 1485 MW North Central Wind Energy Facilities in Oklahoma. Through this agreement, GE will deliver 492 x 2.X-127s and 39 x 2.X-116 turbines with varying nameplates and … Read More

U.S. Transmission System Needs Overhaul to Meet Renewable Goals

The current processes in and between regional transmission organizations (RTOs) are impeding the development of low-cost renewable power, according to a review recently released of regional and interregional transmission planning in the Great Plains, Midwest and Mid-Atlantic. The analysis from … Read More

Algonquin Awards IEA with Shady Oaks Construction Contract

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc. (IEA), an infrastructure construction company with renewable energy and specialty civil expertise, has been awarded a $45 million wind construction contract for the Shady Oaks II Wind Farm in Illinois.  Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp., … Read More

Apex Awards IEA Wind Construction Contract

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc. (IEA), an infrastructure construction company with specialized energy and heavy civil expertise, has been awarded a wind construction contract valued at approximately $100 million.  Apex Clean Energy, who develops, constructs and operates utility-scale wind and … Read More