Daily Archives: July 31, 2020

Wind-farm developer ‘moving on to more receptive pastures’ #IL

By National Wind Watch PAXTON – The restrictiveness of proposed new regulations for wind farms in Ford County has led to at least one wind-farm developer pulling its project from the county and looking to build elsewhere, according to Randy Ferguson, chairman of the county board’s zoning committee. Houston-based Pattern Energy Group, developer of the…

GM and EVgo to add more than 2,700 new fast chargers in five years

By Blagojce Krivevski General Motors and EVgo plan to triple the size of the nation’s largest public fast charging network by adding more than 2,700 new fast chargers over the next five years, a move set to help accelerate widespread electric vehicle adoption. The two companies will add fast charging stations to cities and suburbs,…

Lordstown Motors ad shows electric trucks at work

By [email protected] (Stephen Edelstein) Lordstown Motors released the first ad for its Endurance electric pickup truck Thursday—even though first deliveries for the truck remain about a year away. The Endurance was designed primarily as a work vehicle aimed at fleet buyers, and the ad certainly shows that. Chock full of farmers and construction workers, the…

Post-hearing briefs mostly support larger offshore wind turbines #MD

By National Wind Watch OCEAN CITY – Independent stakeholders in one of two offshore wind projects appear to have little concern with the significantly larger turbines selected, according to briefs filed with the Maryland Public Service Commission following a hearing last month. In June, the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) held an evidentiary hearing on…

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