Latest Renewable portfolio standard Stories

2009-06-18 12:43:04

A comprehensive energy package that would require utilities to generate 15 percent of electricity from renewable sources such as solar and wind power by 2021 received approval from a US Senate committee on Wednesday.

2009-06-17 14:39:00

SARASOTA, Fla., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarasota-based Elite Solar Services will rally this Friday at 10:00 a.m.

2009-05-22 14:17:21

The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee voted on Friday to oppose an amendment that would eliminate a provision requiring utility companies to use some form of renewable energy.

2009-05-22 09:00:00

DETROIT, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Edison today issued a Request for Information (RFI) to identify potential partners interested in jointly developing wind energy projects with the company. The RFI is intended to gauge the interest of potential and existing wind energy developers to enter into joint agreements with Detroit Edison to build Michigan-based wind energy farms capable of producing at least 75 megawatts of power by 2011. The energy produced from such developments would help...

2009-05-21 11:47:00

Cites increased cost for consumers under an RPS mandate and carbon cap-and-trade WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EmPower Consumers today praised the public service and public utility commissioners in ten states for a joint letter to Rep.

2009-05-01 12:55:00

A key lawmaker stated on Thursday that the US must develop policy allowing the federal government to lead the expansion of the electricity grid to meet any new renewable energy mandates.

2009-04-28 12:01:00

Renewable generation is half of new proposed generation projects to be built VALLEY FORGE, Pa., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid the debates on Capitol Hill regarding climate change and the growing interest in renewable energy, PJM Interconnection is launching a one-stop resource to better understand renewable energy resources on the PJM power grid. The Renewable Energy Dashboard at green.pjm.com illustrates a user-friendly snapshot of the amount and type of generation that currently provides...

2009-04-20 14:33:00

BOULDER, Colo., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- A market assessment of the New York Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) has just been released by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA).

2009-04-04 14:10:00

Industry officials said on Friday that the push to boost U.S. electric generation from wind and other renewable energy sources is forcing U.S. lawmakers to address the contentious issue of whether states or the federal government should have final authority to site new power lines.

2009-03-27 13:44:00

Projects expected to add 42 megawatts of solar capacity in New Jersey MORRISTOWN, N.J., March 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jersey Central Power & Light's (JCP&L) proposal to help increase the pace of solar energy project development in the state has been approved by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU). The JCP&L program will establish long-term agreements to purchase and sell Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) to provide a stable basis for financing solar...

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