Everything’s bigger in Texas – even wind farms!

Ørsted has finished work on what it claims to be its largest onshore wind project to date

Duke Energy to build 250MW solar park in Texas

The Pisgah Ridge Solar Park project is predicted to create 300 jobs

US breaks record in new renewable capacity

The US installed a record 3.8GW of clean energy in first quarter of 2021, according to a new report

Ørsted switches on 460MW solar-plus-battery storage project in Texas

The project consists of 1.3 million solar panels

US wind farms lose $4bn because of the Texas storm blackouts

Every wind farm lost $44.4m on average, a new report estimates

ExxonMobil unveils plan for $100bn CCS project in Texas

The proposed hub is forecast to capture 100 million tonnes of carbon dioxide by 2040 and store them under the Gulf of Mexico seabed

Two people die on a ‘driverless’ Tesla vehicle

The vehicle was reportedly operating on Tesla ‘Autopilot’ system, a ‘driver-assistance’ software that offers a certain range of automation

Racist power cuts? Minorities in Texas more likely to have blackouts

Areas mostly inhabited by people of white background had an 11% chance of suffering an outage compared to a 47% chance in high minority share areas, according to a new report

Texas power co-op files for bankruptcy after $2.1bn electricity bill

Brazos Electric Power Cooperative serves 16 distribution member co-ops that cater to more than 1.5 million Texans

Texans see 300-fold rise in their energy bills after blackouts

Energy suppliers pleaded to their customers to leave them as electricity prices skyrocketed