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Neste delivers sustainable aviation fuel to San Francisco International Airport – first company to deliver it via pipeline

July 7, 2020 - in Energy, Renewables

Neste, the world's largest producer of renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) produced from waste and residue raw materials, has delivered its first batch of sustainable aviation fuel to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) via pipeline,…

IRENA Outlines Agenda to Put Energy Transformation at Heart of Sustainable Economic Recovery

June 29, 2020 - in Energy, Renewables

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 24 June 2020 Governments can align immediate economic stimulus needs with medium to long-term decarbonisation and sustainable…

Infographic: Wind and Solar Shares 5 Year Outlook, Study Forecasts 169% Price Gains

June 5, 2020 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Wind and solar stocks expected to grow 169% by 2025 Fastest growing sector 80% of Germans expect growing importance of wind and solar energy By 2025,…

COVID-19 Erases Five Years of Solar Job Growth

May 18, 2020 - in COVID-19, Energy, News, Renewables

WASHINGTON, D.C. – New analysis shows that the U.S. solar industry will employ 114,000 fewer workers by June 2020, compared with previous forecasts that projected the industry would employ 302,000 Americans over the same time period. With an expected workforce…

REC Solar and DHX-Dependable Hawaiian Express announce completion of solar microgrid project

May 7, 2020 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Completion of first project phase provides reliability, savings and more to leading Hawaiian-based freight hauler New microgrid system combines solar and battery storage for a zero-emissions energy system with a backup power supply CHARLOTTE, N.C. –Today,…

Wärtsilä gas engines to burn 100% hydrogen

May 6, 2020 - in Energy, News, Renewables

The technology group Wärtsilä is developing the combustion process in its gas engines to enable them to burn 100% hydrogen fuel.Wärtsilä has researched hydrogen as a fuel for 20 years, and has tested its engines with blends of up to 60% hydrogen and 40%…

3D-printed concrete to help build offshore wind energy infrastructure

May 1, 2020 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Illustration of a 3D-printed concrete suction pile anchor for connecting floating wind turbines to the seabed via mooring lines. (Credit: RCAM Technologies)   WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Wind off the coasts of the U.S. could be used to generate more than…

4Subsea Installs IoT Sensors on Floating Turbine Zefyros to Prove Cost Reduction Potential with Digital Twin

April 30, 2020 - in Energy, Renewables, Technology

4Subsea has installed advanced, retrofit sensors on floating turbine Zefyros (previously Hywind Demo) to prove cost reduction potential with a Digital Twin. A few hours after mobilisation on April 20th, the autonomous sensors started streaming motion and load…

Analysis: Wind energy expansion would have $27 billion economic impact

April 16, 2020 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Expansion of wind power in the top 10 wind-producing states would create billions of dollars of economic impact. States that add wind power would see about $24 billion in activity, while other states would see $3 billion in spillover economic activity. (Photos…

Global Focus on Renewable Energy Creates Tremendous Growth Prospects for Wind Turbine Materials

April 8, 2020 - in Energy, News, Renewables

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – April 8, 2020 –The increasing demand for energy worldwide and traditional energy independence due to volatile oil prices is encouraging governments throughout the world to harness the potential of renewable energy, driving the global…