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In under six months, SunPower completed the installation of a Texas-sized, 8.79-megawatt solar system spanning across four parking garages at Toyota Motor North America’s new 100-acre headquarters in Plano, Texas.
The FORESEA (Funding Ocean Renewable Energy through Strategic European Action) program opened its third call for support package applications today. Support packages will help commercialize offshore renewable energy technologies by giving free access to FORESEA’s network of test sites.
The University of California, Merced’s Triple Zero Commitment aims for zero net energy use, the creation of zero net landfill waste and climate neutrality on campus by 2020.
Having reached the 2MW rated capacity of their SR2000 tidal turbine earlier in April, and setting a new tidal industry benchmark, Scotrenewables have now generated over 18MWh within a continuous 24hr testing period; a performance level which matches established offshore wind turbines.
Twelve SMEs, industrial, and scientific partners, co-ordinated by Fraunhofer UMSICHT, are participating in a new ambitious research project named TO-SYN-FUEL which will build, operate, and demonstrate the production of Synthetic Fuels and Green Hydrogen from waste biomass.
PNM Resources in New Mexico is proposing a future energy resource portfolio that would eliminate its use of coal-fired generation by the end of 2031. The findings are included in PNM’s draft 2017 Integrated Resource Plan.
Iconic retailer Macy’s has been undergoing a solar energy makeover – part of a company-wide sustainability initiative – with SunPower. The chain, including Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores, has now completed 21 high-efficiency SunPower solar energy system installation this past year in seven states, totaling 15 megawatts.