Alternative Energy & Fuels

Industry News | February 17, 2020
Energy Dept. Announces 20 Competitors for American-Made Solar Prize   

The U.S. Department of Energy announced the 20 competitors who have advanced to Round 3 of the American-Made Solar Prize. More>>

Industry News | February 17, 2020
Global CO2 Emissions Flat in 2019, Reports International Energy Agency   

The world's carbon dioxide emissions from the energy sector remained flat in 2019, compared to 2018, says the International Energy Agency. More>>

Development News | February 14, 2020
OK: Southern Power Launches 100-Megawatt Wind Project in Ouachita Mtns.   

Southern Power announced that its 100-megawatt Wildhorse Mountain Wind Facility in the Ouachita Mountains in Pushmataha County, Okla., is operational. More>>

Development News | February 13, 2020
CT: Conn. Port Authority Green Lights Major Offshore Wind Hub Project   

Connecticut recently approved a $157 million project redeveloping the State Pier in New London into a wind energy hub. More>>

Industry News | February 10, 2020
Wind Capacity Jumped 12% in the Americas in 2019, Says GWEC   

GWEC data shows that North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean boosted wind energy capacity by 12% in 2019. More>>

Industry News | February 10, 2020
Energy Dept. Announces $125.5M in New Funding for Solar Technologies   

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $125.5 million in new funding to advance solar technology research. More>>

Development News | February 3, 2020
VA: First Offshore Wind Energy Project in Federal Waters to Start in May   

The first U.S. offshore wind energy project on a federal lease is on track to begin construction in May. More>>

Development News | January 30, 2020
VA: Study Shows Clean Economy Act Could Create 29,500 Local Solar Jobs   

Solar growth from the Virginia Clean Economy Act could create 29,500 direct solar jobs in Virginia, and tens of thousands of indirect jobs. More>>

Industry News | January 27, 2020
Wind, Solar Industries Aim to Take Larger Share of Nation's Power by 2030   

The wind and solar industries are aiming for a larger share of the nation’s power mix by 2030 and aren’t counting on aggressive policies to limit... More>>

Development News | January 23, 2020
GA: Enchem to Build Two Facilities in Jackson County, Create 300 Jobs   

Korean manufacturer Enchem Ltd. will build two new manufacturing plants in Jackson County, Georgia, creating more than 300 jobs. More>>