Amazon to buy two-thirds of power from Virginia solar project

Arlington County is set to purchase the remaining proportion of electricity generated through a separate PPA

State of Virginia signs renewable deal with Dominion Energy

The local utility will supply 345MW of solar power and 75MW of onshore wind energy to universities, state offices and government facilities

Dominion Energy proposes to build largest offshore wind farm in the US

The facility, which it plans to install off the coast of Virginia by 2026, would be made up of 220 turbines

Virginia aims for 100% renewable energy by 2050

The US state aims to ensure at least 3,000MW of solar and onshore wind projects are under development by 2022

Amazon to deliver renewable energy in the US and Ireland

The wind and solar farm will supply power to Amazon Web Services’ data centres

Amazon plans Virginia’s largest solar project

Amazon has teamed up with a green energy development firm to build an 80MW solar farm in Virginia. Amazon Solar Farm US East is expected to generate around 170,000MWh of electricity a year from October 2016 – the equivalent of powering 15,000 homes. It is being developed as part of a joint venture with Community Energy and will […]