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Wind 2019

US: Wind came out tops in 2019 says AWEA

Wind power emerged as America’s top choice for renewable energy in 2019 after 9.1GW of total capacity was installed, representing 39% of new utility-scale additions.
IKEA renewable energy

IKEA owner acquires US solar parks to boost renewables transition

The Netherlands-based owners of multinational retailer IKEA, the Ingka Group, has acquired a 49% share in two US solar photovoltaic (PV) projects with a combined capacity of 403MW, bolstering the company’s transition to renewable energy.
Offshore wind forecast

Offshore wind set to soar to 200GW by 2030 says report

As the offshore wind sector’s global expansion trend continues to grow, increased awareness of the risks and effects of climate change is likely to lead to a greater focus on decarbonisation efforts in both the supply chain, and means of component production, says a new report by the Energy Industries Council (EIC).
US solar jobs

US: Five ways COVID-19 could derail renewables

Although COVID-19 can strengthen the call for resiliency and distributed renewable generation, there are at least five ways that the disease could ruin renewables in the near-term.
India solar

India to boost renewables by over $800 million in 2020

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has been given an annual increase of 10.62% or INR 57.53 billion (approximately $806.65 million) in the country’s 2020 national budget.
Green Hydrogen

World’s first renewables-powered green hydrogen plant announced

The world’s first commercial-scale green hydrogen plant to be fully powered by excess renewable energy has been announced in Belgium.
Sydney Opera House

Sydney Opera House goes renewable

the Sydney Opera House, has signed a power purchase agreement with local energy provider Flow Power.
Rochester

Over 30 companies join EV100 initiative

According to the Climate Group’s first EV100 annual progress report, 31 companies have now joined the international initiative.

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