VelociWrapper Awarded Patent for Clean Energy Installation Cable Machine

The VelociWrapper Co. has been awarded a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for its flagship product, the VelociWrapper , a cable-wrapping machine that increases speed, bolsters efficiency and reduces costs for wind and solar farm installations … Read More

ACP: Wind, Solar Energy Growth Must Accelerate to Attain Net Zero Grid by 2035

Heather Zichal The American Clean Power Association’s (ACP) Clean Power Annual Market Report 2021 shows that wind, utility solar and battery storage power capacity in the U.S. topped 200 GW after 28.5 GW of clean energy projects came online in … Read More

Orsted, ARK Nature Study Marine Rewilding and Offshore Wind

Still image from an Ørsted and ARK Nature video A new partnership between Ørsted and ARK Nature is testing the potential of rewilding principles to restore vital ocean biodiversity even with the global transition to renewable energy. One initial focus … Read More

DOE Requests Public Input for $505 Million Energy Storage Initiative

U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a request for information (RFI) seeking public input on the structure of a $505 million, long-duration energy storage initiative to increase the availability of and … Read More

Meta Expands PPA to Includes Algonquin Deerfield Wind Project

Urvi Parekh Liberty, a part of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp., is collaborating with Meta on the new 112 MW Deerfield II wind project in Michigan. This long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) for 100% of the energy and environmental attributes … Read More

Partners Make Final Investment Decision for Floating Wind Farm

Paul Dupin de la Guérivière The EolMed partnership, comprising Qair, Totalenergies and BW Ideol, has made the final investment decision (FID) for its 30 MW offshore floating wind development. The Mediterranean Sea pilot wind farm is set to become one … Read More

Pembina Pipeline Signs 105 MW PPA with Wild Rose 2 Wind Farm

Capstone Infrastructure Corp.’s wholly owned subsidiary, Wild Rose 2 Wind LP, has entered into a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Pembina Pipeline Corp. for the offtake of 105 MW of renewable energy and associated renewable attributes over 15 years from … Read More

ACORE Chooses Zayas to Lead Policies and Programs

Jose Zayas José Zayas is joining the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) as the organization’s new executive vice president of policy and programs. He will lead ACORE’s policy and programmatic activities, working closely with ACORE’s board, staff and member … Read More

Clorox, Enel Sign 12-Year VPPA for 25 Mile Creek Wind Farm

Construction on Enel Green Power North America’s 25 Mile Creek wind farm in Oklahoma The Clorox Co. has signed a 12-year, 47 MW virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) with Enel Green Power North America to purchase renewable electricity beginning in … Read More

SSE, Brookfield Join Forces for Offshore Wind Tenders in the Netherlands

Dennis Breugelmans SSE Renewables has formed a strategic partnership with Brookfield Renewable for participation in the 1.4 GW Hollandse Kust (west) offshore wind farm zone tenders which are currently underway in the Netherlands. The tenders are for the award of … Read More