Minneapolis officials announced new targets on Friday for moving the city to 100 percent renewable electricity. The goal is for municipal facilities and operations to reach that by 2022, with the rest of the city fully complying by 2030.
05/08/2018

WIND AND SOLAR PROVIDE 98% OF ALL NEW ELECTRICAL GENERATING CAPACITY IN JANUARY + FEBRUARY
05/07/2018

Three nuclear plants owned by FirstEnergy can retire without threatening the reliability of electricity service, grid operator PJM said in a deactivation analysis released Monday.
05/06/2018

(CNN)Carbon dioxide (CO2), the No. 1 greenhouse gas leading to man-made global warming, has reached a dubious new milestone.
05/06/2018

Researchers have proposed three different methods for providing consistent power in 139 countries using 100 percent renewable energy.
02/20/2018

When Elon Musk offered to build what would be the largest grid storage battery installation in the world in South Australia last year, he set off a chain of events that may have implications for the entire world. In a show of typical Muskian over-the-top bravado,
02/20/2018

Electrification isn't all-or-nothing. A new Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Siemens partnership aims to start with one engine.
12/11/2017

Events
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2018 End-of-Session Report
CT Fund for the Environment - Good recap of what just happened with clean energy legislation in the CT General Assembly.
Coalition Sues State Over Sweep of Energy Efficiency Funds
CT News Junkie - The efficiency programs are a valuable economic resource to our state economy, our health, our climate. and the ratepayers of Connecticut.
Eversource customers can get $3,000 rebate on Nissan Leaf electric car
Concord Monitor - You have until July 2 and the rebate does apply to Connecticut Eversource customers.
Local Utilities May Be In Hot Water Over Business Retreats
WNPR - .Rate-payers are saying "Hey, that’s our money."
State Clean Energy Laws Make New England Grid More Resilient
NRDC - Renewable energy and energy efficiency not only reduce carbon emissions, but also make the grid more resilient and reliable.
Solar power: the Northeast vs. utility scale
PV Magazine - It turns out that Connecticut is typical of Northeastern states, in that a high percentage of its solar is distributed (vs. utility scale).
Now we wait to hear what, if any, wind project CT will choose.
The Day - Now we wait to hear what, if any, wind project CT will choose.
Connecticut Farm Harnesses Power From the Sun
Lancaster Farming - The site selected for our ground system is a hillside with shallow soils and rock ledge that is not suitable for crops.
Brooklyn schools to apply for solar panel reimbursement
Norwich Bulletin - Owning their solar array will yield about four times the savings as a power purchase agreement (PPA).
Solar installer charged with fleecing state, customers
CT Post - Even when shopping for solar, let the buyer beware. Check out references.
Remember Chornobyl, Three Mile Island and Japan
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