Georgia Power's IRP for 2,300 MW of renewables, 500MW of battery storage accepted by state authorities
The United States state of Georgia's Public Service Commission (PSC) has accepted state utility Georgia Power's 2022 Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) that draws up exactly how the firm will deploy even more renewables as well as energy storage space innovation over the following 3 years as well as strengthen the state's network of transmission lines and grid infrastructure.
Jul 25, 2022 // Storage, USA, Georgia, Georgia Power, pv power plants, Europe, BESS, North America, battery energy storage systems bess, renewables, georgia public service commission
Uruguay eyes 20GW of renewables for green hydrogen push
Uruguay has actually released its green hydrogen roadmap that will certainly see the country goal to install 20GW of renewables in addition to 10GW of electrolysers by 2040.
Jun 21, 2022 // Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, South america, Uruguay, green hydrogen, renewables, electrolysers, renewables export, green hydrogen strategy
United States DOE aims to offer renewables less expensive, quicker grid connections
The US Department of Energy has launched a brand-new cooperation project focused on making it more affordable and quicker to connect renewables projects to the country's grid.
Jun 2, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Grids, USA, grid, interconnection, North America, renewables, department of energy, US DOE, Jennifer Granholm, Bipartisan Infrastructure Law
EU intending one-year renewable permits in 'go-to locations' as it steps up change preparation
The European Commission (EC) intends to accelerate the permitting procedure for renewable energy projects to a maximum of one year, Reuters reported the other day, referencing a leaked draft document it had seen.
May 11, 2022 // Policy, Europe, European Union, european commission, renewables, permitting
China opens applications for next stage of multi-hundred-gigawatt desert renewables scheme
China's National Energy Administration has actually kickstarted the 2nd batch of large-scale wind and also solar PV projects under the nation's multi-hundred-gigawatt desert renewables scheme.
Dec 6, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Grids, China, Asia, renewables, xi jinping, hybrid projects, gobi desert
Rooftop Solar Sets New Gen Record on Australian Grid Amid RE Boom
With generation capability coming to a head at 9,104 MW at midday on October 6, 2021, roof solar has established yet an additional record in Australia. Even more, in September 2021, renewables provided a record 35.4 per cent share of generation on Australia's main grid.
Oct 6, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Australia, Oceania, rooftop solar, renewables, national energy market, Australian Energy Market Operator
United States renewables manufacturing hits mid-year all-time high, with solar increasing almost 25%.
US renewables production got to an all-time high in the very first half of the year, according to a Sun Day Campaign analysis that drew on brand-new information from the United States Energy Information Agency (EIA), with solar generation increasing by nearly 25%.
Oct 4, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, SEIA, North America, EIA, renewables, sun day campaign
California PUC approves 11.5 GW clean power procurement however much less enthusiastic on rooftop solar
California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has actually approved a 11.5 GW purchase of power capability from greenhouse gas-free sources, while additionally approving a resolution that advocates stated will certainly have extreme negative influence on the state's residential solar and also solar-plus-storage development.
Jun 26, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, Rooftop PV, California, USA, CPUC, North America, renewables, regulation, utilities commission, Clifford Rechtschaffen, Bernadette De Chiaro
Slow solar rollout worsening grid supply worries, French system driver RTE advises
France's grid operator RTE has warned of tighter than projection power supply margins, with hold-ups to renewables growth in the nation expected to exacerbate a shortfall of nuclear generation.
Mar 25, 2021 // Plants, Grids, Policy, France, Europe, grid, policy, decarbonisation, renewables, regulation, rte, system operator, Xavier Piechaczyk
Vietnam's draft PDP8 has failed to recognize the need of creating a much more flexible system that can accommodate a transforming modern technology mix
Vietnam's just recently released draft power growth prepare for 2021-2030 (PDP8) has fallen short to recognize the value of developing an extra flexible system that can accommodate a changing modern technology mix, according to a new report from the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA).
Mar 11, 2021 // Policy, Market Research, Asia, coal, Vietnam, policy, IEEFA, renewables, PDP8
Head of state Biden picks Richard Glick as new FERC chairman
United States President Joe Biden has actually appointed Richard Glick, a commissioner of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), as the body's brand-new chairman.
Jan 22, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, FERC, Donald Trump, North America, Joe Biden, policy, renewables
Renewable generation to remain below 10% in Africa by 2030
The amount of non-hydro renewables such as solar in Africa is most likely to continue to be below 10% in 2030, although there are substantial regional differences.
Jan 12, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Africa, South Africa, Namibia, renewables, University of Oxford, solar power generation, Philipp Trotter
New 100GW US energy storage space objective 'completely practical and possible', states ESA
The United States Energy Storage Association (ESA) has actually taken on a target of 100GW of energy storage capability in the country by 2030, an ability it said would assist facilitate better penetration of renewables.
Aug 26, 2020 // Storage, USA, ENERGY STORAGE, Battery Storage, North America, Kelly Speakes-Backman, policy, decarbonisation, renewables, ESA, regulation
Nonrenewable fuel source majors have to 'develop, not buy' their way right into renewables, RWE CFO states
Oil and gas majors moving aggressively into renewables have to construct and also not buy their way in, or their contribution to worldwide carbon reduction efforts will certainly be considerably minimal, RWE's CFO Markus Krebber has actually said.
Aug 14, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, Total, finance, rwe, Markus Krebber, shell, bp, decarbonisation, renewables, m&a, o&g
LONGi joins listing of solar producers dedicating to 100% renewable power
LONGi Green Energy has ended up being the current solar supplier to unveil its target of obtaining 100% of its power demand from renewables.
Aug 10, 2020 // Manufacturing News, First Solar, JinkoSolar, LONGi, Li Zhenguo, decarbonisation, renewables