Tag: renewable power

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

NY moves toward public ownership, operation of renewable power in budget negotiated by state leaders

April 3, 2023

Via: Utility Dive

Three versions of the budget are on the table: a measure Hochul included in her proposal that does not include labor provisions sought by unions and socialist advocates; a Senate bill backed by labor and other advocates that incorporates the […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

BLM advances 1 GW of solar in Arizona, sees potential for 31 GW of clean energy on Western public lands

December 7, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

The Bureau of Land Management is ramping up the development of renewable power production on public lands, initiating the review of three proposed solar projects in Arizona that would add more than 1 GW to the grid and updating its […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Taking DLN gas turbine hydrogen blending to the next level

September 26, 2022

Via: Power Engineering International

Climate change, energy independence, renewable power, the hydrogen economy, etc., are all terms used in recent years (or even decades) to describe the most important challenges of society today. While arguments are made over the proper direction to face these […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Coal Will Remain Prominent for Decades Despite Growing Renewable Power Capacity

February 1, 2022

Via: PowerMag

There are a lot of changes taking place in the world’s energy supplies. We seem to read announcements almost every day about coal plant retirements, and solar and wind farm installations. Yet, when you look at power projections put out […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Solar Panels are Tricky to Recycle

September 1, 2020

Via: Waste360

Solar panels are an excellent source for renewable power, but there’s no plan for the e-waste they will create when they reach the end of their life. The International Renewable Energy Agency projects by 2050 up to 78 million metric […]