New Bipartisan Bill Grants Wind Industry Much Needed Relief

Congress has reached a bipartisan deal that contains important emergency relief measures for the renewable energy industry, including a one-year extension of the production tax credit (PTC), and a new 30% investment tax credit for offshore wind projects that start … Read More

Dominion Energy Files CVOW’s Construction, Operations Plan

Dominion Energy has filed with the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) the required construction and operations plan (COP) to build the 2,640 MW Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) commercial project, the largest planned offshore wind farm in the U.S. … Read More

Republicans, Democrats Support Clean Energy Tax Incentives

Bipartisan majorities support a number of tax incentives that seek to reduce the use of fossil fuels, according to a new in-depth survey conducted by the Program for Public Consultation (PPC) at the University of Maryland. The proposals, all introduced … Read More

Thousands of Miles of Scottish Coast Offer Huge Offshore Wind Potential

The Scottish government says the potential exists to deliver 11 GW of offshore wind energy by 2030, according to a recently released statement that lays out the country’s future offshore wind ambitions – and proposed policies to fulfill them. The … Read More

Five Key Trends Shaping Wind Energy in the U.S.

The wind industry continues to flourish across the U.S. as a viable source of clean energy and is a favorite of utilities due to its low cost of production and clean footprint. With momentum at its back, wind is a … Read More

Grijalva, Castor Introduce the Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act

House Natural Resources Committee Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) has unveiled his Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act at a virtual press conference with his co-lead, House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis Chair Kathy Castor (D-Fla.), original cosponsors and a range … Read More

Certrec Offers Support Solution for NRC, NERC Regulatory Compliance

Certrec, a provider of NRC and NERC regulatory compliance and advanced on-line solutions, says it is offering Certrec On-Demand Regulatory Expertise (CORE) Support hours.  CORE Support hours can be redeemed by clients at any time to be used for a … Read More

Johnson Unveils Ambitious Plans for U.K. Offshore Wind Future

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has unveiled new plans to drastically increase the U.K.’s offshore wind energy capacity – creating jobs, slashing carbon emissions and boosting exports. “Our seas hold immense potential to power our homes and communities with low-cost … Read More

Republicans Introduce Bill to Eliminate Production Tax Credit

U.S. Sen. Kevin Cramer (R-ND) and John Hoeven (R-ND) have helped to introduce the PTC Elimination Act, a bill to completely phase out the federal production tax credit (PTC) for renewable energy sources like wind. The PTC Elimination Act amends … Read More

House Passes Clean Economy Jobs Act, Seeks Approval from Senate

The House of Representatives has passed the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act which includes legislation Rep. Mike Levin (D-CA) introduced to promote the development of renewable energy on public lands.  The Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act develops renewable … Read More