US efficiency programmes save power at average cost of 2.4¢ per kWh

That’s the conclusion reached in a new study conducted by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, which observed energy efficiency measures implemented between 2012 and 2017

General Motors and LG Chem team up for $2.3bn EV battery factory

The collaboration is expected to drive down battery costs while improving the technology for customers

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

US energy-related emissions increased in 2018

It is the first year CO2 emissions have risen since 2014, according to the Energy Information Administration

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

New York backs tech that cuts installation time for ground-source heat pumps

Dandelion Energy claims its Sonic Drill Suite technology reduces the time it takes to install geothermal systems from up to one week to one day

Higher oil price and production forecast in the US

Production is projected to rise by 30,000 barrels per day, according to the Energy Information Administration

New US competition to advance energy efficient plastics recycling

The Plastics Innovation Challenge has set a number of goals for the US to achieve by 2030

Clarke Energy buys Boston-based CHP provider

The acquisition of Co-Energy America expands Clarke Energy’s geographical coverage and product range into smaller CHP plants between 35kW and 300kW

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