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The distributed wind turbine pictured is located in Neodesha, Kansas. Image courtesy of Pecos Wind Power & DOE.

New Report: Coal Plants Earned $1 Billion For Knocking Cheaper Midwest Wind Offline

New Report Shows Coal Plants Earned $1 Billion for Running While Wind Was Available, Cheaper in MISO Territory Adding to a growing field of research, the new report, The Consumer and Environmental Costs from Uneconomically Dispatching Coal Plants in MISO, reveals new details about the impact of aging, uncompetitive coal plants … [continued]

Trinasolar, a global leader in smart photovoltaic (PV) and energy storage solutions, is proud to announce the successful completion of the construction of the Rangitaiki Solar Farm, located the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.Photos: New Zealand Edgecumbe Lodestone Energy Credit: Lodestone Energy

Pioneering Agrivoltaics in New Zealand — Trinasolar Celebrates Success of Rangitaiki Solar Farm

Solar developer, Lodestone Energy again partners with Trinasolar — with the partnership, the first of its kind for NZ, delivering grid scale project: Bringing agrivoltaics to the fore in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand Agrivoltaics involves dual use of land for solar energy production and agriculture Trinasolar tracker and module … [continued]

Photo by Joe DelNero, NREL

Biden–Harris Administration Announces $4.3 Billion in Grants for Community-Driven Solutions to Cut Climate Pollution Across…

Funded by President Biden’s Investing in America Agenda, EPA announces 25 selected applications through competitive Climate Pollution Reduction Grants program to tackle climate change, improve air quality, and advance environmental justice When estimates provided by all selected applicants are combined, the proposed projects would reduce greenhouse gas pollution by as … [continued]

A condo building balcony with a heat pump. Image created using DALL·E.

Government of Canada Launches Strengthened Heat Pump Program with PEI

Making the switch from home heating oil to a heat pump will save Canadians thousands of dollars each year on their energy bills. By driving down both energy bills and harmful pollution, the benefits of switching to a heat pump are clear, and the Government of Canada has been bringing … [continued]

ChatGPT & DALL-E generated panoramic image of an electric cement truck covered in circuitry delivering cement to a construction site.

U.S. Department of Energy Announces Plans To Create Low-Carbon Cement & Concrete Center of Excellence…

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Industrial Efficiency and Decarbonization Office (IEDO) today announced its plan to create a Cement and Concrete Center of Excellence to accelerate the development and adoption of novel low-carbon cement and concrete technologies. U.S. national laboratories can receive up to $9 million through an upcoming competitive … [continued]