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Invenergy Announces Start of Commercial Operation Of 31.5 MW Beech Ridge Energy Storage Project in West Virginia

Invenergy’s award-winning portfolio of energy storage projects is one of the largest in the world with more than 100 MW in operation, construction and development Today, leading clean energy company Invenergy LLC (“Invenergy”) announced the start of commercial operations of its 31.5 MW Beech Ridge Energy Storage project in Rupert, West Virginia. The project is located […]

ACCIONA leads global ranking of green utilities

The company ranks first in Top 100 Green Utilities published by Energy Intelligence, combining an evaluation of the CO2 intensity of a utility’s electricity production and the percentage of renewables in its energy mix ACCIONA leads this year’s ranking Top 100 Green Utilities published by Energy Intelligence. The ranking combines an evaluation of the CO2 […]

Renewables industry supports the development of energy storage by National Infrastructure Commission

National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) launched by Chancellor today. Government commits to £100 billion in infrastructure spending by 2020. REA encourages the commission to support the development of a thriving energy storage industry in the UK. George Osborne today announced the launch of the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC). Better managing the UK’s supply and demand for […]

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $1.5 Million for Greentown Labs

Investment will help fund expansion of largest cleantech incubator in the nation The Baker-Polito Administration today announced a $1.5 million loan from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) to support an $11 million expansion of Greentown Labs, the largest cleantech incubator in the country. “With the many energy challenges before us, it is vital we […]

Marine innovation on the block as wave energy company calls in administrators

Marine energy company Aquamarine Power calls in administrators Blame placed on shallow government support for wave and tidal power Larger UK energy strategy needed Responding to the news that renewable energy firm Aquamarine Power has called in administrators to manage the business and seek a sale or fresh investment, the Chair of the REA Ocean […]

U.S. Geothermal updates El Ceibillo Project

Drilling Finds Commercial Resource Modified Concession Agreement Approved U.S. Geothermal Inc. (the “Company”), a leading renewable energy company focused on the development, production, and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, is pleased to announce that its whole owned subsidiary U.S Geothermal Guatemala S.A. has completed the drilling of well EC-2A and that well has successfully […]

Aquamarine Power calls in administrators

Aquamarine Power today called in administrators to manage the business and to seek a sale or investment via the administration process. BDO LLP business restructuring partners James Stephen and Graham Newton have been appointed Joint Administrators and will now take over the running of the Edinburgh firm. This follows a decision by the Aquamarine Power […]

Capstone partners with Argonne National Laboratory for Innovative DOE Pilot Program

Capstone Turbine Corporation ( (Nasdaq:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it has partnered with Argonne National Laboratory, a non-profit science and engineering research facility operated by the University of Chicago for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), for participation in the innovative Technologist in Residence (TIR) pilot […]

Competitive heat can fire up EU industry growth

MEPs attending an exclusive dinner in the European Parliament tomorrow will hear from industry how cogeneration is crucial to providing local, affordable heat supplies to industrial sites across Europe. With intermittent renewable energy sources set to feature more strongly in the EU’s energy mix, MEPs will hear how combined heat and power (CHP) technologies support […]

PG&E and the American Institute of Architects Announce Winners of Zero Net Energy Design Competition

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) and the American Institute of Architects, California Council (AIACC) today announced the winners of the fifth annual Architecture at Zero competition for zero net energy (ZNE) building design. The competition has awarded the six student and professional winners with a total of $25,000 in prizes. For the fifth year […]