The American family farm that powers up to 300 homes – using the Sun!

A regular farm bought in the 1970s has now become the largest solar powered site of its kind in the United States

RWE partners with Constellation on 200MW solar project in Texas

The facility is set to power the Texas operations of companies such as PepsiCo and will also include an 80MW battery storage system

Corona to clean up US beaches

The beer company has committed to removing 500 tonnes of plastic from the most polluted beaches in the United States

Wildfire smoke causes California’s solar generation to plunge by a third

Smoke contains airborne particulate matter, which reduces the amount of sunlight that reaches solar panels

UK dominates offshore wind market, ‘owning a quarter of total global portfolio’

The UK has retained its top spot in the industry in terms of projects in the pipeline or already in use, boasting a total capacity of 38.9GW

IKEA’s owner acquires solar parks in Texas

The Misae solar project in Texas is expected to produce enough electricity to power 50 IKEA Stores

North Dakotan Senator calls for embargo on Russia and OPEC oil

Riyadh, Moscow and Abu Dhabi have vowed to boost oil production as of 1st April, when the current OPEC agreement to curb oil production expires

America supercharges its share of the global power generation market

Large numbers of professionals working in power generation in the UK and Europe are being enticed across the pond.

US invests $21m in innovative solar desalination technologies

The investment will focus on expanding access to freshwater in remote areas

Green technologies ‘accelerating in US marketplace’

Clean energy technologies are accelerating in the US. That’s according a to new report which was launched by Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz. It shows a dramatic increase in deployment and a decrease in cost of four “transformational technologies”: wind turbines, solar technologies, electric vehicles (EVs) and LEDs. The report states between 2008 and 2014, onshore wind […]