Iberdrola buys US firm PNM Resources in $8.3bn deal

It says the integration into its subsidiary Avangrid will create the third-largest renewable energy operator in the US

San Diego partners with Beam Global to offer free green EV charging

Each charger combines solar energy generation with onboard energy storage to enable 24/7 charging

NASA inks new agreement with US Department of Energy

They will continue to work together on scientific discoveries, including the development of nuclear power and propulsion systems for the Moon and Mars

Ways2H secures $2.5m for renewable hydrogen projects

Pacific6 Enterprises, a Long Beach-based social benefit investment firm is providing the funding

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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

US to co-operate on development of Poland’s nuclear power programme

The two countries, over the next 18 months, will work together on a report delivering a design for implementing Poland’s nuclear power programme as well as potential financing arrangements

US announces $27m for advanced plastic recycling tech

The projects are expected to help improve existing recycling processes that break plastics into chemical building blocks, which can then be used to make new products

Almost $16bn of wind turbine capacity ordered around the world in second quarter of 2020

This figure was 45% down compared to the second quarter of 2019

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

US Government provides $160m for advanced nuclear reactors demonstration

Both reactor designs are expected to be operational within the next seven years