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EDF Renewables announces acquisition of 4.5GW solar project pipeline in US

More than 20 solar projects in various stages of development will be added to the company’s portfolio

New US energy-focused joint venture formed with $200m investment

Apollo Funds expects to invest up to $200m and will have the opportunity to buy up to a 50% stake in Great Bay Renewables to help accelerate its growth

RWE Renewables switches on giant wind park in Texas to power 66k homes

The 220MW project is powered by 100 wind turbines and has attracted an investment of $250m

Vestas enters Colombian wind market with 20MW turbine order

The wind project is forecast to cement the country’s plans to bring more renewables into its energy mix

Joint venture to install 250MW of solar capacity across US in 2020

A partnership has been formed between two American investor companies to build, own and operate several commercial and industrial solar assets across North America

EV sales ‘could account for a fifth of global light duty vehicle purchases by 2030’

A recent study notes a spike in HEV and LDEV vehicles since last year, hinting at an upward trend for EV sales in the coming decade

‘First of its kind’ wood waste to energy plant opens in British Columbia

The facility will make use of waste from forestry operations, sawmills and wood product manufacturers to create syngas through gasification

Offshore wind: Eversource, Nexans and Ørsted ink US cable deal

The agreement has been signed for offshore wind farms being developed by Ørsted, which includes project off the coast of Rhode Island and Connecticut and New York

New partnership targets industrial-scale carbon capture projects

Svante and Cross River Infrastructure have joined forces to develop projects at ‘half the capital cost’ of existing solutions

ITM Power and Iwatani collaborate on hydrogen energy systems

They have signed an agreement for the deployment of multi MW electrolyser-based hydrogen energy systems in North America