Recent Industry News

UK racing ahead with locally sourced offshore wind industry

The UK’s offshore wind industry today came together and committed to annual reporting on UK content, during the UK’s first Offshore Wind Week. Annual reporting will allow industry to track progress towards the goal of 50% UK content for the offshore wind sector. Alongside this commitment, a new report was released today which benchmarks progress […]

UI Finalizes Deal to Build Microgrid in Woodbridge

FuelCell Energy Power Plant Will Provide Clean, Highly Reliable Energy for Town Facilities The United Illuminating Company, a subsidiary of UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL), today announced it has finalized an agreement with the town of Woodbridge to build a state-of-the-art microgrid — powered by a FuelCell Energy, Inc. power plant — that will generate clean […]

Community Energy Announces Dominion Energy, Inc. Acquires 80-Megawatt Amazon Solar Farm U.S. East

Community Energy, Inc., today announced that Dominion Energy, Inc., a subsidiary of Dominion (NYSE: D), has acquired the 80-megawatt Amazon Solar Farm U.S. East in Accomack County. Dominion is one of the nation’s largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 24,400 megawatts of generation, 12,200 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering […]

SolarCity opens Second Connecticut Operations Center

New Milford facility brings solar jobs to the state’s growing clean energy economy SolarCity® (NASDAQ: SCTY), America’s #1 solar power provider, is expanding its Connecticut presence with a new, 16,000 square foot operations center in Milford. State Senator Gayle Slossberg and Milford Mayor Benjamin G. Blake were on hand to help celebrate the growth of […]

Invenergy Completes Project Financing For Prairie Breeze III Wind Energy Center

Invenergy Wind LLC (“Invenergy”) today announced that it has arranged debt and tax equity project financing for its Prairie Breeze III Wind Energy Center (“Prairie Breeze II”), which currently is under construction in Antelope County, Nebraska. Santander Bank N.A. acted as the Sole Lead Arranger, Administrative Agent, and Lender for the construction financing. Tax equity […]

Invenergy to Provide Clean Power to Equinix

Leading Renewable Energy Producer Partners with Equinix to Reduce Emissions Through Wind Power Agreement Brings Invenergy’s Corporate Customer Wind Portfolio to 225 MW Invenergy today announced that it has signed a 100 MW wind power purchase agreement (PPA) with Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) to provide the global interconnection and data center company with renewable energy […]

Hydrogenics Signs Broad Supply Agreements with Chinese Vehicle Integrators

Covers Hydrogenics’ Mobility Fuel Cell Systems, Power-to-Gas and Fueling Station Technology Hydrogenics Corporation (NASDAQ:HYGS; TSX:HYG), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation technology and hydrogen fuel cell power modules, today announced that it has signed separate supply agreements with several Chinese electric vehicle integrators to bring its fuel cell and fueling station technology to […]

Energy Department Announces Nearly $23 Million in Awards to Bring New Solar Technologies to Market

In support of President Obama’s comprehensive efforts to combat climate change and develop low-carbon alternatives to traditional electricity sources, the Energy Department today announced $22.7 million for 23 projects that will significantly reduce the costs for solar energy systems across a variety of technologies. The new projects will promote the next generation of products, services, […]

Secretary Moniz Announces Clean Energy Technologies are Accelerating in the U.S. Marketplace According to New Revolution…Now Report

Ahead of the International Energy Agency’s Ministerial in Paris, which serves as a lead-up to the COP21 UN Climate Negotiations, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today released the 2015 Revolution…Now report, which details the state of several clean energy technologies in the U.S. that provide technology solutions to climate change. The updated report, which […]

Invenergy to Provide Clean Power to Owens Corning

Leading Renewable Energy Producer Partners with Owens Corning to Reduce Emissions Through Wind Power Invenergy today announced that it has signed a 125 MW wind power purchase agreement (PPA) with Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) to provide the insulation, roofing, and fiberglass manufacturer with renewable energy supporting their new corporate sustainability goals. As a signatory to […]