Mass. governor blocks sweeping renewable, climate plan
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) has said he will not sign a clean energy and climate policy package passed by the Legislature, listing objections from the cost of carbon reductions to concerns that the bill doesn't address adaptation.
N.Y. announces 'game-changer' for renewables
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announced the largest-ever award of offshore wind contracts by a U.S. state yesterday as part of a broader plan to scale up renewable power over the next decade.
DOE issues record grants to bridge 'valley of death'
The Department of Energy's innovation agency announced the largest-ever round of awards last night from a program focused on moving lab inventions to mass-market deployment.
Canada pressures U.S. to repeal Trump solar tariffs
U.S. trade officials are coming under renewed pressure to repeal the Trump administration's solar tariffs, as President-elect Joe Biden's stance on the issue remains unclear.
Major N.Y. offshore wind project sparks NIMBY fight
A New York project has emerged as a contender to be the nation's first large-scale offshore wind farm, shifting the U.S. industry's sights to a proposal that has encountered opposition from residents of a resort town in the Hamptons.