SWEPCO Investing in 799 MW of Wind Power

Nicholas K. Akins Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO), a subsidiary of American Electric Power (AEP), is adding three renewable energy projects totaling 999 MW, representing a $2.2 billion investment. SWEPCO expects to issue another request for proposal (RFP) in the … Read More

RWE Hollandse Kust Proposal Includes Environmental R&D, Support Concepts

RWE is participating in the Dutch offshore wind tender for Hollandse Kust West (HKW). The company has submitted bids for both HKW site VI and HKW site VII to contribute to the Dutch government’s build-out target of 21 GW for … Read More

RFPs Solicited by Dominion for Renewable Energy Projects in Virginia

Robert Blue, chair, president and CEO of Dominion Energy In a new request for proposals (RFP), Dominion Energy Virginia (DEV) is soliciting proposals for the acquisition of up to 1,200 MW of new solar and onshore wind development assets, as … Read More

With New Offshore Wind Development, New Jersey Funds Environmental Studies

New York Bight lease areas The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) are awarding funding for studies to provide enhanced scientific information on the impacts of offshore wind energy development off … Read More

New Jersey Postpones Third Offshore Wind Solicitation

Joseph L. Fiordaliso (Image: Edwin J. Torres/ Governor’s Office) The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) has updated the timeline for issuing the third solicitation for New Jersey’s offshore wind development. The board will release the third solicitation by … Read More

Latest NREL RFP Focuses on Distributed Wind Energy Turbine Technology

The Bergey Excel 15 wind turbine, developed through CIP, has reduced the cost of energy by 50% compared to the Bergey Excel 10 wind turbine. (Photo: Jordan Nelson, Nelson Aerial Productions) The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy … Read More

Avista Searches for New Energy Generation with Request for Proposals

Jason Thackston Avista, through a request for proposals (RFP), is seeking power generation and demand management proposals from bidders to meet its clean energy goals and projected resource needs. The 2021 Electric Integrated Resource Plan (IRP), filed on April 1, … Read More

DTE Energy Adds 500 MW in Renewable Energy Projects

Trevor Lauer DTE Energy is adding new renewable energy projects totaling approximately 500 MW due to the continued growth of its MIGreenPower voluntary renewable energy program. Supported by 35 industrial, 450 small business and more than 48,000 residential customers, MIGreenPower … Read More

Appalachian Power Seeking 1 GW of Wind Power

Appalachian Power has issued a new request for proposals (RFP) for up to 1,000 MW of wind and 100 MW of solar generation resources with optional battery energy-storage systems. The proposals will help the company meet the renewable energy requirements … Read More

PSO Submits RFPs for Wind Generation Resources in Oklahoma

Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO), a subsidiary of American Electric Power (AEP), has submitted Requests for Proposals (RFP) for renewable energy resources to supply the needs of its customers. The RFPs solicit bids for the purchase of wind energy … Read More