North America

Green light for $2.3B spent nuclear fuel storage site in Texas

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is recommending granting a proposed license for a planned spent nuclear fuel interim storage facility in west Texas.


solar energy

New York commits $52.5m to inclusive solar programme

Andrew Cuomo's $52.5m in funding will help accelerate the installation of solar energy projects in underserved and disadvantaged communities.

Enel Green Power grows US presence with 3.2GW solar portfolio

Enel Green Power North America has acquired a 3.2GW portfolio of solar and solar-plus-storage projects from Dakota Renewable Energy

US $20m fund to enhance domestic supply chain of CdTe solar tech

The DoE's $20 million in funding will enhance the country's competitiveness in the cadmium telluride (CdTe) solar technology market.
renewables projects

Renewables growth too slow to stall coal bounce back says IEA

Renewables are expanding quickly but not enough to satisfy a strong rebound in global electricity demand this year, according to the latest report from the IEA.
geothermal energy

DoE report highlights market potential for geothermal energy

A new report reveals trends that shaped the US geothermal energy market between 2015 and 2019 and how to address market challenges.

DoE pours $52m into clean hydrogen R&D

The US Department of Energy has invested $52.5 million towards the research and development (R&D) of clean hydrogen technologies.