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RPS Policies Account For Majority Of U.S. Renewables Growth: Berkeley Lab

State renewable portfolio standards (RPS) have contributed to more than half of all renewable electricity growth in the U.S. since 2000, according to a...

Maryland Lawmakers Pass Bill To Increase Renewable Energy Mandate

In a 31-14 vote Wednesday, the Maryland Senate passed legislation to expand the state’s renewable portfolio standard (RPS). The bill, S.B.921, aims to increase...

Over 50 Cities Urge Court To Uphold Clean Power Plan

More than 50 city and county governments from 28 states - together with The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM), the National League of Cities...

Could The U.S. Switch To 100% Renewable Energy?

Clean energy advocates and academic experts present their case for powering the country entirely on renewables.

Tech Giant HP Commits To 100% Renewable Energy

Technology company HP Inc. says it is bolstering its longtime commitment to sustainability by pledging to achieve 100% renewable electricity usage in its global...

U.S. Midwest Is Home To 569,000 Clean Energy Jobs

Nearly 569,000 people work in clean energy throughout the Midwest, according to a comprehensive analysis unveiled by Chicago-based Clean Energy Trust (CET) and the...

SDG&E Seeks Renewables And Energy Storage

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is seeking up to 140 MW of new “preferred energy resources,” including energy storage, renewable energy, distributed generation,...

Minnesota To Surpass Renewables Goal, See ‘Dramatic Growth’ Of Solar

Minnesota, which generated 21% of its electricity from renewable energy - wind, solar, hydro and biomass - in 2015, is well on pace to...

Tucson Electric Power Plans 1.1 GW More Of Renewable Energy By 2031

To help satisfy the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan (CPP), Arizona-based Tucson Electric Power (TEP) anticipates an additional 1.1 GW of...

What The American Recovery Act Did For Clean Energy

A new report highlights how the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 helped boost the economy and change the country's energy landscape.

PG&E ‘Far Surpassed’ State Renewable Energy Goal

San Francisco-based utility Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) has announced that nearly 30% of the power it delivers to its customers now comes...

NV Energy Seeks Lots Of New Capacity, Including Renewable Power

Nevada-based NV Energy has issued two requests for proposals (RFPs): one seeking a total of 135 MW of renewable energy and another looking for...