Renewables

Connecting renewable energy in all its forms - wind, solar, hydro and biomass - provides our industry with significant opportunities and challenges.

Highlights

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Transmission Reliability

Ireland, Belgium, UK to Work More Closely on Renewables, Transmission Interconnections

May 17, 2024
The joint statement includes offshore wind projects and transmission connection opportunities
Photo courtesy of Megger.
Renewables

Protect Wind Turbines from Lightning Strikes

May 16, 2024
Wind turbine owners and operators should ensure their lightning protection system has been installed correctly and regularly check it is working properly.
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Renewables

Vineyard Offshore Submits Proposal For 1,200 MW Offshore Wind Project In New England

April 1, 2024
Export cable from the project will make landfall in New London and interconnect with the New England power grid in Montville.
Graphic by Empire Wind.
Renewables

FERC Approves 810 MW Offshore Wind Project to Connect to New York City Grid

March 15, 2024
The project will help connect the Sunset Park onshore substation at South Brooklyn Marine Terminal into the New York City electrical grid at Con Edison’s Gowanus substation
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Distributed Energy Resources

Ukraine’s DTEK Eyes Renewable Energy Projects in Romania

Jan. 26, 2024
The private energy holding company wants to decarbonize Ukraine while strengthening ties with the EU power grid.

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Electrification

DOE Funds Long Duration Energy Storage Projects with $15 Million

May 17, 2024
The projects will not only advance energy storage technologies for commercialization but also validate their cost and performance in the field .
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Grid Innovations

DOE To Invest Over $100M for Field Demos, Research for Grid Planning and Operations

May 1, 2024
The efforts, aligned with Earthshots like the Affordable Home Energy Shot, the Clean Fuels and Products Shot, and the Industrial Heat Shot, will help reduce grid capacity barriers...
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Utility Business

FPL Doubles Down on Battery Storage Plans

April 25, 2024
If completed by 2033 as envisioned, the utility’s battery capacity will have grown more than ninefold.