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.

Bezos announces first recipients of his $10bn Earth Fund

In the statement, he named the 16 organizations who together will receive $791 million to continue their work fighting for climate justice.

Camfil Group to build new manufacturing facility in Arkansas

Camfil Air Pollution Control has announced construction of a new manufacturing facility in Jonesboro, Arkansas, to replace its previous building that was destroyed by a tornado in March.

HYDROVISION International postponed and moved to Spokane, Washington

In light of the current state of civil commotion in Portland, Oregon and the ongoing Pandemic, HYDROVISION International, has been postponed to July 27-29, 2021 in Spokane, Washington

US winemaker mitigates power shutoffs with EDF microgrid

US winemaker Domaine Carneros has selected EDF Renewables to ensure its long-term financial and sustainability goals are achieved.
Portugal and Canada to fire up transatlantic marine energy

Portugal and Canada in marine energy collaboration

Marine industry experts from Portugal and Canada are collaborating to accelerate transatlantic business growth.
NuScale Power Plant Design

Fluor and Sargent & Lundy partner to design new SMR reactors

Fluor Corp. and Sargent & Lundy reached an agreement to collaborate for the execution of new NuScale Power projects.
irena renewable energy

IRENA to accelerate renewables adoption in small island nations

IRENA signs a deal to accelerate the adoption of renewables and energy efficiency solutions in small island developing states (SIDS).

Oil giants and utilities pressure federal leaders to strengthen GHG rules

Three major oil companies are pushing for a reversal of the Trump Administration’s rollback on methane emissions from natural gas operations.
offshore wind

ENGIE and EDPR launch North American offshore wind company

EDP Renewables and ENGIE announced that they have combined their existing and planned offshore wind efforts to form a new company, Ocean Winds.

C-Power announces ocean trials for autonomous offshore power system

The trial will test and validate the technical and economic capabilities of C-Power's SeaRAY autonomous offshore power system.

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