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Vestas puts Aarhus HQ up for sale
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  August 22

DENMARK: Vestas has put both buildings of its headquarters in Aarhus up for sale, but will rent one of them back.


Gallery: Offshore projects from the early days
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  August 22

WORLDWIDE: As the latest generation of monster offshore turbines begin to be installed, Windpower Monthly brings you images from the early days of the industry.


Suzlon denies Japanese offshore plans
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  August 22

INDIA: Suzlon has disputed reports that it is in negotiations with a number of Japanese companies to establish a joint venture (JV) to develop offshore turbines in Japan.


Goldwind soars in the first half
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  August 22

CHINA: Goldwind has continued its rise as China's biggest wind turbine manufacturer, posting results for the first half of the year that show profit and revenue climbing steeply.


Revised California Bill Would Require State To Reduce 'Short-Lived' GHGs
Source: Clean Energy Report  |  August 21

A California state lawmaker has overhauled a pending greenhouse gas (GHG) offsets bill to focus it solely on requiring the state's Air Resources Board (CARB) to craft a first-time plan to reduce "short-lived" GHGs such as black carbon, prompting push-back from industry groups that say the revised legislation is too


O’Brien Wins Book Award for “We Shall Not Be Moved”
Source: ECT.coop  |  August 21

Mike O’Brien is now in good company with Pulitzer Prize winner Alice Walker and scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. Mike O’Brien talks about “We Shall Not Be Moved” at a library in Howard County, Md. (Photo Courtesy: Howard County Library System) O’Brien, retired vice president of member engagement at the National Rural


Renewable Energy Provides 100% Of New U.S. Power In July
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 21

All new U.S. electrical generating capacity put into service in July came from renewable energy sources, according to the latest Energy Infrastructure Update report from [...]


State Discretion On 'New Gas' As ESPS Compliance Tool May Impact Markets
Source: Clean Energy Report  |  August 21

EPA's plan to limit greenhouse gases (GHGs) from existing power plants gives states the option of whether to count emissions from new natural gas combined-cycle (NGCC) units as a mechanism to achieve their targets, opening the door to a patchwork approach that sources say could have market impacts, such as


Industry, Advocates Spar Over Reach Of Retroactive Diesel Fracking Suits
Source: Clean Energy Report  |  August 21

Industry officials and environmentalists are sparring over the reach of retroactive Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) suits that advocates are weighing to challenge unpermitted use of diesel fuels in hydraulic fracturing as far back as 2005, with industry countering that liability only extends back to February when EPA issued guidance


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Siemens Confirms Turbine Order For Dudgeon Offshore Wind Project
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 21

EDPR To Sell Minority Interest In 1.1 GW U.S. Wind Portfolio
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 21

MHI Vestas Inks Deal With DONG Energy For 8 MW Offshore Wind Turbines
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 21

Siemens Confirms Turbine Order For Dudgeon Offshore Wind Project
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 21

Renewable Energy Provides 100% Of New U.S. Power In July
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 21

MHI Vestas Inks Deal With DONG Energy For 8 MW Offshore Wind Turbines
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 21

EDPR To Sell Minority Interest In 1.1 GW U.S. Wind Portfolio
Source: North American Windpower  |  August 21

CARB Defends GHG Cap & Trade Economic Claims Disputed By Oil Sector
Source: Clean Energy Report  |  August 20

DOI Defines North Carolina Offshore Wind Energy Areas for Potential Development
Source: EERE Network News  |  August 20

JinkoSolar To Supply 40 MW To 8i S.A. In Chile
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  August 20

Energy Department Invests More Than $55 Million to Advance Efficient Vehicle Technologies
Source: EERE Network News  |  August 20

Canadian Solar Completes Sale Of Good Light Solar To BluEarth
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  August 20

UGE To Build Rooftop System For Dropbox In San Francisco
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  August 20

Energy Department Reports Highlight Strength of U.S. Wind Energy Industry
Source: EERE Network News  |  August 20

Energy Department Trains Veterans in Advanced Manufacturing
Source: EERE Network News  |  August 20

100% Of New U.S. Capacity In July From Renewable Sources
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  August 20

NRECA Argues Cooperatives Should Qualify for FCC Broadband Funds
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  August 19

Breslaw to Lead NRECA International Foundation
Source: ECT.coop  |  August 19

Minnesota Cooperative Completes Major Transmission Line
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  August 19

Coops Challenge FERC’s New ROE Calculation
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  August 18

Minnesota Utilities Embrace Solar
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  August 18

Organizers to Retire, but Golf Tourney to Live on
Source: ECT.coop  |  August 15

Texas Co-op Boosts Access to Medical Care
Source: ECT.coop  |  August 11