Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is selling its PSEG Solar Source portfolio to Quattro Solar, an affiliate of LS Power.
The deal includes the sale of Solar Source’s 467-megawatt-dc portfolio across 25 solar facilities located across the country. The sale is part of PSEG’s Strategic Alt... Read More »
In an effort to add resiliency to the Clay County grid, Ameren Illinois began this week the two-year construction of a $33 million Louisville, Ill., transmission substation.
The first step is grading and foundation work across the 16-acre site adjacent to the current Louisville South Substation. ... Read More »
U.S. Reps. Bob Latta (R-OH) and Jerry McNerney (D-CA) are sponsoring two bills that seek to improve grid security and resiliency.
The Cyber Sense Act and the Enhancing Grid Security through Public-Private Partnerships Act encourage coordination between the Department of Energy (DOE) and electric... Read More »
FuelCell Energy netted $8 million in additional funding from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) this week for its efforts toward commercial deployment of a solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) technology, an ultra-high efficiency system being promoted by the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E... Read More »
In an effort to shift to renewable energy and an increasingly digital infrastructure, Talen Energy Corporation announced intentions this week to build 1 GW of battery storage projects across three states over the next three to five years.
These projects will range approximately from 20 MW to 300... Read More »
The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) is working to advance the research, development, and deployment of electric transportation technologies in line with President Joe Biden’s plans to reduce carbon emissions by around 50 percent by 2030.
The White House recently announced that the Dep... Read More »
The AES Corp. signed a deal with Google to supply electricity for its data centers in Virginia with carbon-free energy.
This 10-year contract is the first clean energy deal of its kind, AES officials said. AES has ensured that 90 percent of the energy powering those data centers will be carbon-fr... Read More »
The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) has awarded a $200,000 grant for the construction of a residential microgrid to power net zero single-family homes in Fairmount Heights.
The grant was awarded to Housing Initiative Partnership (HIP), a green nonprofit affordable housing developer based in... Read More »
In its Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) filed last week with the Missouri Public Service Commission, Evergy detailed how it is accelerating its carbon reduction timeline.
The plan outlines Evergy’s goal to reduce carbon emissions by 70 percent by 2030 and achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 204... Read More »
As part of the larger federal push toward net zero carbon emissions, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced last week that it will spend up to $12 million on technologies that could improve the efficiency of geothermal energy systems.
While other green energy sources have received more at... Read More »