‘Gas stoves could be exposing tens of millions in US to indoor air pollution’

A new report notes indoor pollution could cause particular harm to the elderly and children, increasing their chances of developing asthma by 42%

US oil and gas industry goes into ‘survival mode’ and cuts forecast expenditure by $85bn

In a bid to limit the damage inflicted by the global oil crisis and the impact of the ongoing pandemic, many companies are taking short-term risk mitigation measures to stay afloat

Wärtsilä confirms 70MW energy storage and management project in California

The project will be integrated with the firm’s GEMS platform to improve market access and grid performance

SCE expands green portfolio in California with 770MW of energy storage capacity

The projects will help bridge energy shortfalls in the region and direct more renewable energy to the grid

‘US renewable power generation surpasses coal generation for 40 days’

In 2019, renewable generation in the US exceeded that of coal for 38 days, according to a new report

US announces $9m prize for solar-powered desalination projects

The competition aims to develop cost-cutting systems to increase freshwater supply across the US

US ethanol exports witness ‘first dip in four years’

Brazil, Canada and India remain the largest import markets of US ethanol, despite registering a demand shortfall in 2019

BP to donate 3m gallons of jet fuel to help with Covid-19 relief in US

The fuel will be used for charter flights carrying PPE – the energy giant claims associated carbon dioxide emissions will be offset through certified US projects

US oil production to be cut down by 30,000bpd between May and June, says new study

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and the subsequent drop in demand have resulted in production cuts around the world

New 3.2MW solar plant to provide clean energy to Vermont’s electric utilities

The 17-acre project is part of the state’s Standard Offer Program that promotes the development of in-state renewable energy sources