Biofuels sector officials are vowing to meet an onus EPA has placed on them to provide sufficient data to justify the agency dropping its plan to retain or reduce existing renewable fuel standard (RFS) blending targets for various fuels in 2014, saying they are collecting information to justify reversing EPA's
State legislative members of the free-market group American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) are being urged to limit their cooperation with EPA in order to narrow the agency's pending carbon dioxide (CO2) rules for power plants, with industry and state officials pushing the lawmakers to "make noise" against the regulations.
A key California state lawmaker is readying legislation that will direct the state to launch a multi-agency effort to develop a "roadmap" for greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions beyond 2020 -- the deadline for statutorily mandated cuts in GHG emissions -- as industry warns California that it
Members of EPA's Science Advisory Board (SAB) are suggesting they will drop their earlier call to review the scientific and technological bases for the agency's decision to effectively mandate carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) in its greenhouse gas (GHG) rule for new power plants after agency officials argued that the
The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) and Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) have announced rule changes related to eagle take permits. The revised regulations [...]
FRANCE: French environment minister Philippe Martin has called on industrial and energy companies to submit "technical solutions and financial plans" for the development of floating wind energy in the mid-term.
ROMANIA: Goldwind has installed its first turbine in Romania, as part of a 50MW deal with local developer Mireasa Energies.
DENMARK: Former Dong Energy CEO Anders Eldrup has been appointed chairman of wind turbine testing body Lindoe Offshore Renewables Centre (LORC).
VIETNAM: GE is to develop a new grid code for Vietnam in order to integrate up to 6GW of the country's burgeoning wind energy generation.