Biden sets plan for seven major offshore wind farms

The plan is expected to support President Biden’s target for 30GW of offshore wind by 2030

Solar ‘could provide 40% of the US electricity by 2035’

The US needs to quadruple it’s annual solar capacity which could then provide 45% of demand within 15 years

US wind market hit new record

The US offshore wind energy pipeline grew 24% last year, according to a new report

US launches $83m energy efficiency scheme to slash bills

Thermal energy storage technology and efficient air conditioning systems will benefit from the grant

US awards direct air capture projects with $12m

The projects are designed to increase the amount of carbon dioxide captured and cut operational costs of direct air carbon technology

US vows to slash clean hydrogen cost by 80% by 2030

Biden administration aims to reduce the cost from the current $5 per kilogramme to $1

US commits $35m to make biofuels cleaner

Beneficiaries will explore ways to decarbonise biorefining processes

US backs production of rare earth elements with $19m

The scheme will support projects in communities where the coal industry downturn has left without the jobs they once relied on

US launches initiative to protect electric system against cyberattacks

A 100-day scheme encourages operators to deploy technologies that detect and mitigate threats to critical infrastructure

Hollywood goes green!

Los Angeles has pledged to move toward 100% clean electricity by 2035