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News and in-depth analysis of wind power, wind farms and wind industry companies and policy from the United States, Canada and Mexico.
The US's largest utility, Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E), says it will honour its long-term renewable-energy contracts -- including those for some 2.15GW of wind power -- as it struggles to exit bankruptcy.
Onshore wind power will be disadvantaged when its key support mechanism in the US expires next year, while solar PV retaining a tax deduction will make it more competitive, analysts believe.
Social media giant Facebook has inked a new power purchase agreement with what will be the single-largest wind project in Texas, as the corporate PPA market continues apace in the US.
Longer blades and taller towers are having a dramatic effect on wind project output in the US, according to the Department of Energy (DoE).
Glidepath Power Solutions is buying eight wind projects with a combined capacity of 149MW near Amarillo in Texas.
The renewable energy demands of the 1,000 biggest companies in the US could create a need for up to 85GW of corporate procurement through to 2030, according to new research.
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