WASHINGTON – Due to the hard-hitting impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the clean energy industry finished 2020 with its fewest number of workers since 2015. It also marked the first year clean energy saw a decline in jobs compared to the previous year.
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(The Center Square) – Maine lawmakers want to give local governments a say over the construction of utility transmission lines through their communities, with construction set to begin on a controversial 145-mile hydropower corridor that would run though some of the state's most pristine forests.
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Ameren Missouri, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), closed on the acquisition of the company's second wind energy center, a 300-megawatt (MW) project located in northwest Missouri. Clean, renewable energy from the facility is already reaching customers, even as construction continues on some of the project turbines. Approximately 100 MW are now in-service, with an additional 50 MW to 75 MW expected by the end of March. The remaining 125 to 150 MW are expected to be operational later this year.
ALMA, Mich., Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy announced Gratiot Farms Wind Project is operational and contributing 150 megawatts of clean, renewable energy to customers in Michigan.
FLINT, Mich., Jan. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy, Pine Gate Renewables and Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P., today announced five new solar energy projects in Genesee County and three in Saginaw County are now online and providing clean, renewable electricity for Consumers Energy customers.
MIAMI, Jan. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lifelong advocate for clean energy and global leader in sustainable economic development, Juan Verde, was named one of the 100 Latinos Most Committed to Climate Action for the second consecutive year by Sachamama. This renowned environmental nonprofit (NPO) is celebrated for its work on the climate crisis, and it helps drive a clean energy economy, sustainable attitudes, behaviors and lifestyles.
The rest of the 2020s need to be "the decade for action" on climate change and energy policy if Massachusetts is to meet its midcentury greenhouse gas emissions reduction target, and that will require sweeping changes in the ways that people in Massachusetts heat their homes, get to work and around town, and generate electricity, the Baker administration said Wednesday.
The rest of the 2020s need to be "the decade for action" on climate change and energy policy if Massachusetts is to meet its mid-century greenhouse gas emissions reduction target, and that will require sweeping changes in the ways that people in Massachusetts heat their homes, get to work and around town, and generate electricity, the Baker administration said Wednesday.
NEW YORK, Dec. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Dynamics, an independent global private asset management firm, announced that its Clean Energy Infrastructure ("CEI") business has completed the acquisition of the remaining 69.98% interest in Arlington Valley Solar Energy II ("AVSE II"), a 175 megawatt ("MWdc") solar photovoltaic ("PV") project, from funds (the "Apollo Funds") managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, Inc. (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, "Apollo").