Tennessee Valley Authority seeks proposals for up to 5GW of carbon-free power
US energy the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has actually issued an ask for proposals (RFP) for up to 5GW of carbon-free generation that have to be operational by 2029.
Jul 13, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, rfp, nuclear, tva, request for proposals, Tennessee Valley Authority
Solar and also wind generate more power than nuclear for first time in US
Solar as well as wind installments in the United States produced more electrical power than the nation's nuclear reactor for the first time in April.
Jul 8, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Markets & Finance News, nuclear, nuclear power, wind, EIA, sun day campaign
South Korea to adjust renewables targets, develop more nuclear plants
South Korea is intending to change its renewables targets as part of a host of energy policies from the country's new government, which intends to enhance the role of nuclear power.
Jul 6, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, South Korea, Asia, renewable energy target, nuclear, energy security
NextEra Energy zero-carbon plan would certainly put 50GW of energy storage in Florida Power & Light territory
NextEra Energy has actually announced its new decarbonisation method, referred to as Zero Carbon Blueprint, which includes getting rid of all range 1 as well as 2 emissions from its procedures by 2045 without the use of carbon offsets.
Jun 20, 2022 // Storage, USA, hydrogen, North America, nuclear, NextEra Energy, green hydrogen, Florida Power & Light, decarbonisation, natural gas, emissions reduction
France to target at the very least 100GW of deployed solar by 2050, Macron says
France will certainly intend to have greater than 100GW of mounted solar PV capacity by 2050, President Emmanuel Macron announced on Thursday as part of a brand-new power approach that will see the country double down on developing new nuclear plants.
Feb 11, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, France, EDF, Europe, nuclear, deployment target, emmanuel macron, Syndicat des Énergies Renouvelables
Solar Power Will Make Up Virtually Half Of New U.S. Electric Generating Capacity In 2022
In 2022, we anticipate 46.1 gigawatts (GW) of new utility-scale electrical generating capacity to be included in the U.S. power grid, according to our Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory. Almost fifty percent of the intended 2022 capacity enhancements are solar, complied with by natural gas at 21% and also wind at 17%.
Jan 11, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, USA, Solar, Battery Storage, North America, nuclear, wind, gas
Taiwan solar to become rapid-growth market despite FiT cuts
Taiwan is expected to become one of the fastest-growing solar markets worldwide despite this year’s feed-in tariff (FiT) reductions, according to a new report, but a local developer has challenged the document's conclusions about the impacts of global PV module supply.
Oct 3, 2019 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, Asia, Taiwan, nuclear, vpc, Andy Tang, New Green Power, Tsai Ingwen
Report: Slow, expensive nuclear no climate champion as PV costs drop
The world is witnessing an “organic nuclear phaseout” partly precipitated by a drop in solar and wind costs, according to a new report that posits that nuclear power is too slow to build and too expensive to run to effectively fight climate change.
Sep 26, 2019 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Grids, Tariffs, UK, LCOE, Europe, nuclear, hinkley point, Michael Schneider