Renewables


‘Hydrogen wars’ pit Europe versus China for $700 billion business

Monday, November 2, 2020, 6:11 AM MST

Niels-Arne Baden has a problem: the factory he’s building for Green Hydrogen Systems is too small. Plans for the Denmark…

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World’s top wind turbine maker ups the stakes in offshore race

Friday, October 30, 2020, 6:49 AM MDT

Vestas Wind Systems A/S, the world’s biggest wind turbine manufacturer, will buy out its offshore joint venture partner in an…

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Alaska village turns to biomass heating for cheaper energy

Thursday, October 29, 2020, 6:13 AM MDT

An Alaska island village plans to use an advanced version of an ancient renewable energy system to lower its high…

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Hydrogen mega-project in Australia on approval fast-track

Friday, October 23, 2020, 6:34 AM MDT

An ambitious hydrogen project in western Australia that seeks to become the world’s largest renewable energy export facility got a…

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Wind, solar are cheapest power source in most places, BNEF says

Monday, October 19, 2020, 6:37 AM MDT

Wind and solar power are the cheapest form of new electricity in most of the world today. That’s the analysis…

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Feds fund small nuclear reactor ahead of national strategy to adopt more of them

Friday, October 16, 2020, 6:21 AM MDT

An Ontario nuclear power company is getting $20 million from Ottawa to try to get its new small modular reactor…

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Wind turbines the size of skyscrapers coming from MHI Vestas

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 6:35 AM MDT

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind A/S is set to join the giants of the offshore-wind world by building a skyscraper-sized turbine…

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Israel’s OPC to invest $200 million in U.S. solar projects

Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 6:31 AM MDT

Israel’s OPC Energy Ltd. will invest nearly $200 million in the “rapid growth” of a recently-acquired renewable energy business in…

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Trump pushes to cut solar-tariff loophole for two-sided panels

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 7:12 AM MDT

Solar manufacturers and installers fell sharply Monday after President Donald Trump moved to eliminate a loophole his administration granted in…

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Solar pushes aside coal as the cheapest fuel for power, IEA says

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 6:22 AM MDT

Solar is set to overtake coal this decade as the world’s favorite fuel to generate electricity, the International Energy Agency…

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Caisse buying portfolio of solar power assets in Spain from Q Energy

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 6:12 AM MDT

The Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec has signed a deal to buy a portfolio of solar power assets…

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Boris Johnson’s wind energy plan needs $58 billion from industry

Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 6:33 AM MDT

Boris Johnson’s plan to quadruple the size of the U.K. offshore wind industry will require $58 billion of investment and…

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