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OIL COMPANIES and THE WINDFALLS OF WAR

By [Energy Central] Joel Stronberg Putin’s war on Ukraine is approaching its one-year anniversary, with little to suggest it will be stopping any time soon. Looking at the nightly news footage of the savagery of Putin’s scorched earth policy, it’s impossible not to think that war is hell. However, war offers a highly profitable opportunity…

Minnesota to require 100% carbon-free electricity by 2040

By Associated Press Editors Minnesota utilities would be obligated to transition to 100% carbon-free electricity by 2040 to step up the fight against climate change under a bill passed by the Legislature. The bill was passed by the Senate on Feb. 2 and cleared the House the week prior. It’s a top priority for Democrats,…

Northern Illinois now has 75 operating community solar farms

By Renewable Energy World Follow @EngelsAngle There are now 75 community solar farms operating within ComEd’s northern Illinois service territory. ComEd and Summit Ridge, a developer and owner-operator of community solar farms, announced the completion of the 2.5 MW Speedway Solar project 10 miles south of Joliet, Ill. The project, which features more than 2,300…

Maine approves 1GW onshore wind farm and transmission line

Maine regulators have unanimously approved Longroad Energy’s 1GW King Pine wind farm in the north of the state and LS Power Base’s 345kV transmission line, to help end the state’s “overreliance” on gas and boost its economy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Wind Power News & Analysis RSS Feed

Emerson launches Ovation Green software solutions

By WPED Staff Emerson has combined its comprehensive power expertise and renewable energy capabilities into the Ovation Green portfolio to help power generation companies meet the needs of customers navigating the transition to green energy generation and storage. By uniting the recently acquired Mita-Teknik software and technology with its own Ovation automation platform, deep renewable…

Renewable Properties and PG&E ink PPAs for community solar projects

By Renewable Energy World Renewable Properties, a developer and investor in small-scale utility and community solar projects, signed power purchase agreements for five projects with Pacific Gas and Electric that will serve disadvantaged communities. Totaling nearly 30 MW, the five solar projects are part of California’s Disadvantaged Communities (DAC) and Community Solar Green Tariff (CS-GT)…

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