After the threat of a lawsuit from conservation groups, the U.S. National Guard backs down, for now at least, on a one-turbine wind power project.
California ratepayers reportedly could save $750 million a year by taking advantage of wind power produced in Wyoming.
Utility-scale solar installations grew nearly 50 percent in 2013, making up 21 percent of total capacity additions.
A gale of good wind energy news from different parts of the world helps kick off 2014 and clean energy.
In a sign that utility-scale solar might really be warming to Texas, leading developer First Solar begins construction of a 22-megawatt plant in Pecos County.
Wind power’s share of electricity generation in Texas rose to 9.9 percent in 2013, more than double what it was five years earlier.
Google has invested US$75 million in a wind farm in Texas, marking the global tech leader’s 15th renewable energy investment.