A report released by the national nonprofit Clean Energy Group (CEG) sets out actions that activists and foundations can take to accelerate the clean energy transition with battery storage. The free report provides an in-depth look at 10 major areas where battery storage has begun to transform the energy system, including lowering customer electricity bills, […]
State of the States regarding offshore wind developments
The summaries below were compiled by the CleanEnergyGroup, Innovation in Finance, Technology & Policy and taken from its Offshore Wind Accelerator Project Newsletter of January 2018.
Will 2018 be another good year for U.S. offshore wind?
Editor’s note: This article comes from the Clean Energy Group, a nonprofit advocacy organization. It is authored by Project Director, Valerie Stori. 2017 was a banner year for offshore wind in the U.S. Boosted by the start of commercial operations at the Block Island Wind Farm in December 2016, the offshore wind sector gathered momentum and…
Offshore wind policy isn’t working and multi-state policies needed, says report
The disappointing news that the Cape Wind project might never be built highlights a stark conclusion: U.S. offshore wind policy isn’t working. This is according to a new report by Clean Energy Group and Navigant Consulting, Inc. in the first policy assessment after the major setback of the nation’s first proposed offshore wind project. In…