U.S. Wind Power – Update

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released a report on the country’s wind energy industry on August 23, 2018. The…

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Oil Price Volatility Helps Renewable Energy

Global oil prices jumped this week following a series of reports by the United States government. In August, the White…

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US Reviewing Natural Gas Facility Authorization Procedures

On April 19, 2018, the United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued a Notice of Inquiry (NOI) to examine…

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Republican Congressman Proposes Carbon Tax

Representative Carlos Curbelo has introduced a carbon tax bill in Congress. The Florida Republican’s bill would set a tax on…

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New York’s Offshore Wind Program

In 2016, electricity in the state of New York was produced by nuclear energy (35%), fossil fuel (34%) and renewable…

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LG Electronics To Build A New U.S. Solar Panel Plant

LG Electronics Inc. has announced plans to build a new solar module plant in Alabama. The company will spend US…

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US Government Funds Offshore Wind Research

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to oversee…

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Should America Subsidize Coal & Nuclear Power?

On June 1, 2018, President Donald Trump sent Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry a directive to take immediate action to…

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Encouraging American Solar Innovation

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced a competition for innovation in solar energy. The contest is entitled the…

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