North America

Texas energy giants throw weight behind carbon capture and storage

The large-scale rollout of carbon capture and storage tech has gained industry support in Houston with 11 firms supporting the initiative.


EDF Renewables energy storage project

EDF Renewables couples LA solar plant with massive storage unit

EDF Renewables North America has coupled its 300 MW solar energy system in California with a 600 MW battery energy storage plant to ensure consumers are able to use clean energy during peak demand periods.
Minigrid project Maryland SEPA

Housing project delivers template for microgrid success

A housing project in Maryland in the US is demonstrating how utilities can engage with their customers to get the maximum value from microgrid projects.

Doosan Heavy to lead X-energy’s study on SMR nuclear reactor design

Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction and X-energy will design tests for advanced high temperature gas-cooled reactor technologies.

PG&E tests Mainspring’s ‘linear generator’ in Napa microgrid

The linear generator utilising natural gas and directed renewable biogas is designed to displace diesel in mobile generation applications.
community solar

New York launches first opt-out community solar programme

Two villages in the US state of New York have launched what is claimed to be the country's first opt-out community solar programme.

‘Hydrogen hype threatens to delay clean energy transition’ says report

The latest wave of hype masks the fact that most hydrogen production today pollutes communities and drives climate breakdown.