Solar and wind energy sites mapped globally for the first time

Researchers at the University of Southampton have mapped the global locations of major renewable energy sites, providing a valuable resource to help assess their potential environmental impact. Their study, published in the Nature journal Scientific Data, shows where solar and… Read moreSolar and wind energy sites mapped globally for the first time

American Wind Energy Association Statement on New York Renewable Energy Siting Reform Passed as Part of State Budget

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) today issued the following statement after the New York Legislature passed a state budget that includes critical improvements to the way that renewable energy projects are sited and developed in the state. Washington –… Read moreAmerican Wind Energy Association Statement on New York Renewable Energy Siting Reform Passed as Part of State Budget

Wind Energy Professionals Share Tips for Breezing Into the Wind Workforce

Perhaps the most important way to break into any new field of work, including wind energy, is to get involved with activities that will build the skills and experience you’ll need to be successful in the industry. Garrett Parker was… Read moreWind Energy Professionals Share Tips for Breezing Into the Wind Workforce

Offshore Wind Energy is Key to New Jersey’s Energy Master Plan

The National Wildlife Federation and its New Jersey affiliate, New Jersey Audubon Society, applauded Murphy’s leadership in seizing the immense clean energy and job creation opportunity of offshore wind power. GALLOWAY, N.J. (January 27, 2020) — The future of New… Read moreOffshore Wind Energy is Key to New Jersey’s Energy Master Plan

Advisory: American Wind Energy Association to Host Panel on Climate Change and Iowa’s Wind Energy Leadership in Advance of the First-In-The-Nation Caucuses

Expert panel will discuss the role of Iowa’s wind advancements in the clean energy economy Des Moines, IA – On Monday, January 27th, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) will host a panel event featuring Iowa business leaders and renewable… Read moreAdvisory: American Wind Energy Association to Host Panel on Climate Change and Iowa’s Wind Energy Leadership in Advance of the First-In-The-Nation Caucuses

GE to help deliver wind energy to 375,000 homes in Scotland

-GE awarded a multi-million dollar project with EDF Renewables and ESB’s Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm project to design, supply, construct, and commission substations -The deal brings together collaborative expertise to flexibly deliver significant efficiencies to EDF Renewables and… Read moreGE to help deliver wind energy to 375,000 homes in Scotland

Broadwind Energy Makes Debut in Solar Marketplace

Broadwind Energy has broken into the solar business, having received what it calls its “first significant solar market order” for production at the company’s Red Wolf facility in Sanford, N.C.  “We are pleased to announce a strategic milestone in our… Read moreBroadwind Energy Makes Debut in Solar Marketplace

Solar and wind energy preserve groundwater for drought, agriculture

Solar and wind farms are popping up around the country to lower carbon emissions, and these renewables also have another important effect: keeping more water in the ground. A new Princeton University-led study in Nature Communications is among the first… Read moreSolar and wind energy preserve groundwater for drought, agriculture