Generation Renewables http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7359/more en NERC Study Identifies Potential Reliability Risks from Proposed Clean Power Plan http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/nerc-study-identifies-potential-reliability-risks-proposed-clean-power-plan <div class="node-body article-body">The North American Electric Reliability Corp. has completed an assessment on the potential risks to reliability resulting from the proposed Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/nerc-study-identifies-potential-reliability-risks-proposed-clean-power-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/nerc-study-identifies-potential-reliability-risks-proposed-clean-power-plan#comments Energizing Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:48:00 +0000 66831 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy's Ten-Year Site Plan Calls for More Solar in the Sunshine State http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energys-ten-year-site-plan-calls-more-solar-sunshine-state <div class="node-body article-body">Duke Energy is venturing into solar power in a big way with plans to add up to 500 megawatts of utility-scale solar in Florida by 2024. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energys-ten-year-site-plan-calls-more-solar-sunshine-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energys-ten-year-site-plan-calls-more-solar-sunshine-state#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:26:00 +0000 66531 at http://tdworld.com <ul> <li>Duke Energy Renewables&rsquo; Stanton Solar Farm in Orange County, Florida.</li> <li>Located in Orange County, Florida</li> <li>Generates 6 megawatts of electricity, enough to power about 1,200 homes</li> <li>Began commercial operation in December 2011</li> <li>Supplies electricity to Orlando Utilities Commission under the terms of a 20-year power purchase agreement</li> </ul> Solar Incentives Stifle Competition http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-incentives-stifle-competition <div class="node-body article-body">How can the solar industry be weaned off the “incentive bottle” so solar can become the competitive energy resource the industry says it is? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-incentives-stifle-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-incentives-stifle-competition#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:17:00 +0000 65241 at http://tdworld.com DOE Selects 11 Tribal Communities to Deploy Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Tech http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/doe-selects-11-tribal-communities-deploy-energy-efficiency-renewable-energy-te <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Department of Energy has announced that 11 tribal communities will receive nearly $6 million to accelerate the implementation of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies on tribal lands.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/doe-selects-11-tribal-communities-deploy-energy-efficiency-renewable-energy-te" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/doe-selects-11-tribal-communities-deploy-energy-efficiency-renewable-energy-te#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 23 Mar 2015 16:36:00 +0000 65201 at http://tdworld.com etxekar/iStock/Thinkstock DOE Releases New Wind Report, Examines Future of Industry http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/doe-releases-new-wind-report-examines-future-industry <div class="node-body article-body">The Energy Department has released a new report looking at the future of wind power through 2050 and the economic benefits that come with a robust wind industry. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/doe-releases-new-wind-report-examines-future-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/doe-releases-new-wind-report-examines-future-industry#comments Energizing Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 18 Mar 2015 18:27:00 +0000 65041 at http://tdworld.com Thinkstock Image FPL Plans to Acquire and Phase Out Coal-Fired Power Plant http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/fpl-plans-acquire-and-phase-out-coal-fired-power-plant <div class="node-body article-body">Florida Power & Light Company has filed a petition with the Florida Public Service Commission to request approval to acquire a power plant that it has had under a long-term contract to purchase power since 1988.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/fpl-plans-acquire-and-phase-out-coal-fired-power-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/fpl-plans-acquire-and-phase-out-coal-fired-power-plant#comments Energizing Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 18 Mar 2015 18:14:00 +0000 65031 at http://tdworld.com A Solar Battery Knockout? http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-battery-knockout <div class="node-body article-body">Has solar-plus-storage become the long-feared one-two knockout blow for electric utilities?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-battery-knockout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-battery-knockout#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Fri, 20 Feb 2015 22:11:00 +0000 63591 at http://tdworld.com Dominion Virginia Power Planning Virginia's First Large-Scale Solar Project http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/dominion-virginia-power-planning-virginias-first-large-scale-solar-project <div class="node-body article-body">Dominion Virginia Power has filed an application with the Virginia State Corporation Commission to build Virginia's first large-scale solar facility. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/dominion-virginia-power-planning-virginias-first-large-scale-solar-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/dominion-virginia-power-planning-virginias-first-large-scale-solar-project#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:58:00 +0000 62161 at http://tdworld.com Wind Generation Sets Records, Saves Consumers Money as Extreme Cold Grips Nation http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/wind-generation-sets-records-saves-consumers-money-extreme-cold-grips-nation <div class="node-body article-body">As extreme cold grips large chunks of the country this week, wind energy set record-high outputs, once again saving U.S. consumers money. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/wind-generation-sets-records-saves-consumers-money-extreme-cold-grips-nation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/wind-generation-sets-records-saves-consumers-money-extreme-cold-grips-nation#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:42:00 +0000 61711 at http://tdworld.com The Beauty and Assembly of PGE's Tucannon River Wind Farm http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/beauty-and-assembly-pges-tucannon-river-wind-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body">Images from Portland General Electric Co.'s Tucannon River Wind Farm, including striking images of turbines in the countryside and some assembly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/beauty-and-assembly-pges-tucannon-river-wind-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/beauty-and-assembly-pges-tucannon-river-wind-farm#comments Generation Renewables Gallery Renewables Grid-Optimization Tue, 06 Jan 2015 20:58:00 +0000 61321 at http://tdworld.com