North America

All news, projects, policy, legislation and reports concerning power and electricity generation and the energy sector at large in continental North America, with specific focus on North American utilities, the Department of Energy or DOE, executive orders from the Whitehouse and the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Key areas include Canada, California, Florida, Hawaii, Texas and the Carolinas.

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Mitsubishi Power in hydrogen and energy storage deal with US utility

Mitsubishi Power in deal to decarbonize US utility using hydrogen and energy storage
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Climate targets unattainable without ‘new dawn’ for carbon capture says IEA

Climate targets are unattainable without a ‘new dawn’ for carbon capture, utilisation and storage says a new report from the IEA.
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Hawaiian islands replace coal with 300MW of solar plus storage

The six projects on O‘ahu and two on Maui are part of the largest renewable energy procurement on Hawai‘i.
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UK kicks off Climate Week NYC with ambitious commitments

Alok Sharma will announce a series of new climate commitments at the launch of Climate Week NYC, which runs alongside the United Nations General Assembly.
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US DoE announces $1.5m in funding for carbon capture project with...

The US Department of Energy has announced additional funding for a carbon capture technology research and development project with Total.
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BP partners with Equinor to develop US offshore wind

The announcement marks bp’s first venture into offshore wind and comes a month after they announced a low-carbon investment strategy.

Mitsubishi Power launches first green hydrogen ‘standard package’ projects in US

Three projects in the US are to implement the first green hydrogen standard packages for power balancing and energy storage
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New geothermal company launches to drive sector development

Thermal Energy Partners, a developer of geothermal energy projects has partnered with Schlumberger New Energy to create a new company.
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How to design multi-user microgrid tariffs

The Smart Electric Power Association has released a research report on the design of multi-user microgrid tariffs, based on research with states, communities and utilities.
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Siemens Energy and Kineticor to provide 8% of Alberta’s energy supply

Siemens Energy and clean energy projects developer Kineticor have partnered to advance Canada’s decarbonisation efforts.

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