US Navy arms itself with 210MW solar farm

The US Department Of Navy (DON) is to have a 210MW solar farm in Arizona. It will power 14 Navy and Marine Corps bases. The Mesquite Solar 3 project will have 650,000 panels which will provide a third of the energy needed to power the bases. It will be developed by Sempra US Gas & Power […]

US Navy ship collides with oil tanker

A US Navy ship collided with a Japanese-owned oil tanker over the weekend near the Strait of Hormuz. The USS Porter, a guided missile destroyer (pictured), was on scheduled deployment to the area when it crashed with the merchant vessel in the early hours on Sunday. No spills or leaks have been reported and the […]