Rural Renewable Resources

Industry News

Coops React to Rare Bird’s Status as a Threatened Species
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  November 21

Some electric cooperatives are unhappy about the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s decision to list the Gunnison sage-grouse as a threatened species, which entitles the rare bird to protection under the Endangered Species Act.  The ground-dwelling bird resides in southwestern Colorado and southeastern Utah and has a population of less


Wind Power Champion Sen. Grassley Demands PTC Extension
Source: North American Windpower  |  November 21

U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, has again stood up for U.S. wind power, having urged his colleagues in Congress to extend the production tax credit [...]


Data Center Interest In Renewable Energy Is On The Rise
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  November 21

Renewable energy is among the top emerging technologies being considered by data center owners to help address power and cooling costs, according to a new [...]


Bladt and EEW to open UK monopile plant
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  November 21

UK: Steel companies EEW special Pipe Constructions and Bladt Industries are to team up to set up facilities in the UK, manufacturing offshore turbine foundations.


Analysis: MHI-Vestas £200m UK plan short on detail
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  November 21

UK: Earlier this month, MHI-Vestas announced plans to lease Vestas' production facilities at its Isle of Wight plant to produce blades for the V164 8MW turbine, the first part of a wider £200 million (EUR 250 million) UK production strategy.


Macquarie and CVC in line for 415MW wind assets
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  November 21

UK: Australian and British investment groups Macquarie and CVC, respectively, have emerged as sole finalists in a bid to acquire E.on's Spanish division.


Gallery: Nordex 141-metre N117/3000
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  November 21

GERMANY: Nordex has installed one of its new N117/3000 turbines on a 141-metre tower at the port of Hamburg.


SolarCity Signs Multiyear Solar And Energy Storage Deal With Walmart
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  November 21

SolarCity has entered into contract with Walmart for the installation of new solar and energy storage projects at facilities in up to 36 states over [...]


SoLayTec Sells ALD Machine To Mission Solar
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  November 21

Texas-based Mission Solar Energy has ordered an InPassion atomic layer deposition (ALD) machine from Netherlands-based SoLayTec for its high-efficiency n-type silicon bifacial solar cell line. [...]


Previous Stories

Data Center Interest In Renewable Energy Is On The Rise
Source: North American Windpower  |  November 21

Wind Power Champion Sen. Grassley Demands PTC Extension
Source: North American Windpower  |  November 21

Alberta Group Seeks Energy Storage Companies To Help Integrate Renewables
Source: North American Windpower  |  November 21

juwi Wind Commissions Portfolio Of Community Projects In Nova Scotia
Source: North American Windpower  |  November 21

juwi Wind Commissions Portfolio Of Community Projects In Nova Scotia
Source: North American Windpower  |  November 21

SCE Seeking Up To 50 MW Of Renewable Energy For Orange County
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  November 21

Alberta Group Seeks Energy Storage Companies To Help Integrate Renewables
Source: North American Windpower  |  November 21

Data Center Interest In Renewable Energy Is On The Rise
Source: North American Windpower  |  November 21

Personal Co-op History Wins Teen a Scholarship
Source: ECT.coop  |  November 20

EPA Clean Power Plan Raises Reliability Concerns, Says NERC
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  November 19

CoBank Names New Senior VP—Electric Distribution, Water and Community Facilities
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  November 19

Energy Department Offers $5 Million for Residential Energy Efficiency, Partnerships
Source: EERE Network News  |  November 19

New York Announces $206 Million in Awards for New Renewable Energy Projects
Source: EERE Network News  |  November 19

Energy Department Awards $425 Million for Next-Generation Supercomputing
Source: EERE Network News  |  November 19

DOI First Right-of-Way for Renewable Energy Transmission in Federal Waters
Source: EERE Network News  |  November 19

ERCOT Report Predicts Rise in Prices under EPA Power Plant Rule
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  November 18

Honoring Dave Hamil, a Rural Electrification Giant
Source: ECT.coop  |  November 18

NRECA Volunteers, Opens Hearts to Community
Source: ECT.coop  |  November 17

USDA Honors N.C. Co-ops for Job Creation Efforts
Source: ECT.coop  |  November 12