Renewables are beating fossil fuels on cost in island nations from the Pacific to the Caribbean, where governments are seeking to limit their exposure to volatile market prices.
French utility ENGIE said on Dec. 7 that its wholly owned subsidiary Storengy will work with Iceland geothermal development company Reykjavik Geothermal to study the development of geothermal projects in Mexico.
SunEdison said on Dec. 10 that it has signed a 10-year agreement with Ontario’s Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) to supply 5 MW/20 MWh of energy storage to the province.
Toshiba Corp. will work with Tanzania Geothermal Development Co. to promote geothermal power generation and human resources development in the African nation.
Vestas has acquired wind power solutions service provider UpWind Solutions and its subsidiaries for $60 million.
At last night’s PennWell Awards Ceremony, Kim Greene, a 24-year veteran of the power industry, was named the POWER-GEN 2015 Woman of the Year. Greene began her career as an engineer with Southern Company in 1991 and ascended to leadership roles at Mirant and Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), before returning to Southern Company Services in […]
Congress is debating whether to renew an investment tax credit that for nine years has helped put solar panels on rooftops across the country.