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RP Construction Services opens solar distribution facility in Mississippi

By Billy Ludt RP Construction Services opened a new logistics facility in Kosciusko, Mississippi, now the third distribution yard owned and operated by RPCS in order to serve the U.S. utility-scale solar market, complementing the company’s Texas and California locations. RPCS is a solar tracker project design, supply and installation subcontractor based in Monterey, California….

GZA capping landfill for 3-MW Kearsarge Energy solar project

By Billy Ludt Kearsarge Energy has hired GZA, a multi-disciplinary firm providing geotechnical, environmental, ecological, water and construction management services, to support the brownfield development of a new 3-MW solar energy farm in Montague, Massachusetts. The system will include over 7,000 PV panels across 10.3 acres, coupled with energy storage capacity, capping a long-abandoned landfill…

Huge Uungula wind project edges closer in NSW renewable energy zone

By Sophie Vorrath CWP Renewables lodges development application for 400MW wind farm proposed for NSW central-west Renewable Energy Zone, hoping for construction to begin in 2021. The post Huge Uungula wind project edges closer in NSW renewable energy zone appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

Electrification Backers, the Refrigerant Revolution Needs Your Support

By Jay Stein Building electrification—the idea that global warming emissions can be effectively mitigated by either forcing or encouraging builders to install electric heat pumps instead of fossil fuel burning furnaces and water heaters—is catching on. Already, 30 cities in California have adopted codes that either restrict natural gas usage or outright require heat pumps…

Northwestern University signs up for almost 12 MW of Illinois community solar

By Kelsey Misbrener Northwestern University has signed up for 11.9 MW of Clearway’s community solar projects in Illinois, the first major commercial subscriber to subscribe to the group’s new portfolio. Northwestern’s long-term commitment will support the development and construction of 16 of Clearway’s community solar projects in Illinois. The agreement also represents a significant step…

Ohio board approves construction of Lake Erie offshore wind project

By WPED Staff The Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) issued a conditioned certificate providing Icebreaker Windpower an opportunity to move forward with the construction of six wind turbines in Lake Erie. If constructed, this demonstration project will be the first freshwater offshore wind farm in North America. The Icebreaker Wind project is planned to be…

Vole au vent Sets Off to Begin CVOW Construction

By Nadja Skopljak Jan De Nul’s jack-up vessel Vole au vent has departed from the Port of […] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Wind » News by topic

FEDERAL JUDGE HALTS KEYSTONE XL PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION, AGAIN

By H. Sterling Burnett For the second time in three years, Judge Brian Morris, of the United States District Court for Montana intervened to block construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.For the second time in three years, Judge Brian Morris, of the United States District Court for Montana intervened to block construction of the…

5 Wind Energy Giants Embracing Solar Power

By [email protected] Onshore wind is now the leading renewable energy technology in the U.S., and it’s still knocking competitors out of the way. Last year wind overtook hydropower in total generation, and 2020 is on track to be a record year for new wind farm construction. But all other energy sources are losing ground to…

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