Latest Renewable portfolio standard Stories

2011-07-27 15:42:00

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Congressional Budget Office yesterday issued a new report about the effects of a potential national renewable energy mandate, and not surprisingly, the agency's findings affirm research published earlier this year by American Tradition Institute. Of course the "devil is in the details," and CBO analyzed seven potential scenarios for either a national Renewable Energy Standard (RES, which is more restrictive on permitted electricity...

2011-06-02 08:35:00

BUTTE, Mont., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) is asking the Montana Public Service Commission (MPSC) for approval to purchase and operate the yet to be developed Spion Kop Wind Project located in Central Montana. NorthWestern announced its intent to purchase the 40 megawatt project in April.

2011-04-18 11:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Intersolar North America, the premier solar industry exhibition and conference in North America and largest solar event in California, is returning to San Francisco for its biggest show yet at the Moscone Center from July 12-14.

2011-04-12 11:01:00

MILPITAS, Calif., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "By raising its Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) from 20 percent to 33 percent, the state is spurring development of this vital, emerging sector of the 21st century's economy that is providing Californians with more jobs each year.

2011-03-14 13:33:00

LAS VEGAS, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NV Energy (NYSE: NVE) is seeking approval from the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada to enter into long-term power purchase agreements for 50 megawatts of new solar energy from two proposed photovoltaic projects in southern Nevada and 51 megawatts from a new geothermal project slated for Churchill County, Nev. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100825/LA55163LOGO) Additionally, NV Energy is requesting permission to enter into long-term...

2011-01-12 07:00:00

SHELDON, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Invenergy Wind LLC ("Invenergy") is announcing that it has entered into a ten-year agreement to sell Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) from its High Sheldon Wind Farm to the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA).

2010-12-16 14:31:17

The South could pay less for its electricity in 20 years than is currently projected if strong public policies are enacted to spur renewable energy production and use.

Word of the Day
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.