Generation Renewables http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7359/more en Duke Energy Adds 500 MW Solar Capacity in North Carolina http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-adds-500-mw-solar-capacity-north-carolina <div class="node-body article-body">North Carolina's status as a national solar energy leader expanded further in 2016 as Duke Energy connected about 500 MW of solar capacity in the state to serve customers.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-adds-500-mw-solar-capacity-north-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-adds-500-mw-solar-capacity-north-carolina#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:37:00 +0000 100561 at http://tdworld.com Thinkstock Will DERs Be a Driving Trend in 2017? http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/will-ders-be-driving-trend-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Many industry experts predict that we will see continued maturation in the distributed energy resource (DER) market</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/will-ders-be-driving-trend-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/will-ders-be-driving-trend-2017#comments Distributed Energy Resources Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:11:00 +0000 100541 at http://tdworld.com Entergy, NY Officials Agree on Indian Point Closure in 2020-2021 http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/entergy-ny-officials-agree-indian-point-closure-2020-2021 <div class="node-body article-body">The two operating units at the Indian Point Energy Center will close in 2020-2021 after powering New York for more than four decades with clean, safe and reliable electricity. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/entergy-ny-officials-agree-indian-point-closure-2020-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/entergy-ny-officials-agree-indian-point-closure-2020-2021#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:57:00 +0000 100141 at http://tdworld.com By Tony [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons Embracing Low Carbon http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/embracing-low-carbon <div class="node-body article-body">It is time for U.S. utilities to exit the climate change debate completely and focus on the best and most effective ways to reduce carbon-dioxide emissions.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/embracing-low-carbon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/embracing-low-carbon#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:03:00 +0000 100131 at http://tdworld.com rlat/iStock/Thinkstock Oregon State Wave Energy Center Receives $40 Million to Build Test Facility http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/oregon-state-wave-energy-center-receives-40-million-build-test-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Oregon State University’s Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center has been awarded up to $40 million from the U.S. Department of Energy to create the world’s premier wave energy test facility in Newport.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/oregon-state-wave-energy-center-receives-40-million-build-test-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/oregon-state-wave-energy-center-receives-40-million-build-test-facility#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Tue, 27 Dec 2016 18:17:00 +0000 99811 at http://tdworld.com Nuclear Industry Efficiency Program Makes Remarkable Gains in First Year http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/nuclear-industry-efficiency-program-makes-remarkable-gains-first-year <div class="node-body article-body">One year into its "Delivering the Nuclear Promise" initiative, the U.S. nuclear energy industry is making good on its ambitious effort to become more efficient </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/nuclear-industry-efficiency-program-makes-remarkable-gains-first-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/nuclear-industry-efficiency-program-makes-remarkable-gains-first-year#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 19 Dec 2016 22:37:00 +0000 99581 at http://tdworld.com iStock/Thinkstock Renewable Generation Investments are Quickly Eclipsing RPS Mandates http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/renewable-generation-investments-are-quickly-eclipsing-rps-mandates <div class="node-body article-body">Economists at The Brattle Group have released a presentation that shows the U.S. electric power industry has been investing in renewable resources well beyond states' renewable portfolio standards (RPS) and targets.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/renewable-generation-investments-are-quickly-eclipsing-rps-mandates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/renewable-generation-investments-are-quickly-eclipsing-rps-mandates#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 14 Dec 2016 19:50:00 +0000 99341 at http://tdworld.com Xcel Energy’s 200 MW Courtenay Wind Farm Now Online http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/xcel-energy-s-200-mw-courtenay-wind-farm-now-online <div class="node-body article-body">Xcel Energy's Courtenay Wind Farm is fully operational. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/xcel-energy-s-200-mw-courtenay-wind-farm-now-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/xcel-energy-s-200-mw-courtenay-wind-farm-now-online#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:45:00 +0000 99111 at http://tdworld.com NREL Sees Renewables and Natural Gas Gaining U.S. Market Share http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/nrel-sees-renewables-and-natural-gas-gaining-us-market-share <div class="node-body article-body">The National Renewable Energy Laboratory outlook shows significant projected growth in natural gas and renewables through 2050.</div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/nrel-sees-renewables-and-natural-gas-gaining-us-market-share" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/nrel-sees-renewables-and-natural-gas-gaining-us-market-share#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:39:00 +0000 98941 at http://tdworld.com ABB microgrid technology supports solar photovoltaic diesel power station in Australia http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/abb-microgrid-technology-supports-solar-photovoltaic-diesel-power-station-aust <div class="node-body video-body">It’s costly getting fuel to Marble Bar, a town on the other side of nowhere in western Australia. </div> <p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/abb-microgrid-technology-supports-solar-photovoltaic-diesel-power-station-aust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/abb-microgrid-technology-supports-solar-photovoltaic-diesel-power-station-aust#comments Generation Renewables Grid Optimization Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:08:00 +0000 94161 at http://tdworld.com