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Statoil's Buchan Deep Hywind quintet afloat off Norway  -  5 hours ago
The quintet of Hywind floating wind turbines in the frame for installation at developer Statoil’s 30MW Buchan Deep array are afloat in Stord, western Norway.

A state agency filed a complaint against the security company that tracked and targeted DAPL opponents.  -  12 hours ago
TigerSwan has been operating in North Dakota without a license since last year, the agency alleges.

Up to 40 percent of EV owners have home solar  -  12 hours ago
The amazing synergy between solar energy and electric cars hasn’t escaped the attention of a size-able number of electric car owners. In fact, according to a Cleantechnica.Com survey, in some…

Trump administration to propose repealing rule giving EPA broad authority over water pollution  -  15 hours ago
Testifying before Congress, Scott Pruitt said that the agency would “provide clarity” by “withdrawing” the rule and reverting to standards adopted in 2008.

Regulators Helped Oil-by-Rail Company Avoid Environmental Review, California Court Rules  -  15 hours ago
This week, a court in California overturned a permit allowing the expansion of an oil-by-rail terminal near Bakersfield, California. The opinion from that court ruling reads like a case study for corporations looking to avoid the two biggest hurdles to getting such a project approved: environmental

A Czech nuclear plant staged a bikini contest to hire its next intern.  -  16 hours ago
The woman who got the most Facebook likes would be dubbed “Miss Energy 2017.”

New Mexico defers review of 522MW wind project until December  -  16 hours ago
New Mexico regulators have deferred until December an initial hearing on Xcel Energy’s request for approval of its proposed 522MW Sagamore wind project, which c

New Mexico pushes back review of 522MW wind project to year-end  -  16 hours ago
New Mexico regulators have deferred until December an initial hearing on Xcel Energy’s request for approval of its proposed 522MW Sagamore wind project, which c

What they’re saying: U.S. Conference of Mayors passes 100 percent renewable resolution  -  18 hours ago
Into the Wind provides the latest news and expert opinion from the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA).

The ozone hole is slowly healing — but this chemical could delay its recovery by decades  -  18 hours ago
Scientists raise concerns about a common industrial chemical called dichloromethane.

6 million people in China went a week without fossil fuels  -  19 hours ago
The province of Qinghai got all of its power from wind, solar, and hydro-electricity for seven days.

On Capitol Hill, EPA chief gets an earful about Trump’s ‘downright offensive’ budget plan  -  19 hours ago
Democratic and Republican lawmakers alike pushed back at the administration's proposed cuts at the agency.

Five turbines joined to foundations for landmark Hywind array  -  20 hours ago
Norwegian state oil company Statoil has successfully attached five 6MW Siemens wind turbines to floating foundations in Stord, Norway.

Streetlamp charging, electric-car demand, more VW diesel pain, ChargePoint deal: Today's Car News  -  21 hours ago
Today, we look at predictions of electric-car demand, offer a video showing curb-side electric-car charging from a streetlamp, report on a charging-network deal, and consider how VW could be in for more diesel pain. All this and more on Green Car Reports. The U.S. charging network ChargePoint…

IBM surpasses 2020 renewable energy procurement target  -  21 hours ago
IBM has exceeded its 2020 renewable energy procurement target, pledging to assume a corporate leadership role to fight climate change while developing powerful

New York names RE allies to top positions at energy agencies  -  21 hours ago
New York has appointed John Rhodes and Alicia Barton, both strong renewables supporters, to the top positions at its Public Service Commission (PSC) and the New

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