First Solar planning 150-MWac Arizona solar array for Microsoft data centers

First Solar announced that its Sun Streams 2 PV solar plant will power new energy-efficient data centers being built by Microsoft in Goodyear and El Mirage, Arizona. The 150-MWac facility, is being developed and constructed by First Solar in Maricopa… Read moreFirst Solar planning 150-MWac Arizona solar array for Microsoft data centers

Groups Push For Stronger Clean Energy Rules In Arizona As APS Seeks More Solar, Wind

As clean energy stakeholders urge Arizona regulators to adopt stronger renewable energy standards, Arizona Public Service Co. (APS) has announced plans to add new solar and wind resources, helping expand the company’s renewable energy portfolio to about 2.5 GW by… Read moreGroups Push For Stronger Clean Energy Rules In Arizona As APS Seeks More Solar, Wind

Renewables Top Coal For Second Month In A Row

Renewable energy sources – biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar and wind – accounted for more than a fifth (20.3%) of net domestic electrical generation during the first five months of 2019, according to a SUN DAY Campaign analysis of recently released… Read moreRenewables Top Coal For Second Month In A Row

Local Students Measure Health of Savannah River by its Biodiversity

AIKEN, S.C. – Local students trade classrooms for the trees and waterways of the Savannah River Site (SRS) by participating in several science experiments focused on environmental stewardship. Through the Science Technology Enrichment Program (STEP), they collect water samples and… Read moreLocal Students Measure Health of Savannah River by its Biodiversity

Glendale fossil fuel plant to be replaced by solar, storage and other renewables

On July 23, 2019, Glendale Water & Power (GWP) received approval from the Glendale City Council to move forward with a plan to repower the aging Grayson Power Plant with a combination of renewable energy resources, energy storage and a… Read moreGlendale fossil fuel plant to be replaced by solar, storage and other renewables