Across The Wire

  1. Novo Nordisk To Achieve Target Of 100% Renewable Power In Production And Launches New Ambition Aiming For Zero Environmental Impact

    Novo Nordisk today announced that it will achieve its target to use only renewable electricity in its global production facilities by 2020. The announcement follows a new investment in a 672-acre solar panel installation, roughly the size of 500 football fields, in North Carolina, US, which will provide power to Novo Nordisk's entire US operations from early 2020

  2. sPower And MCE Complete Largest Operational CCA Solar Project In California

    sPower, an industry leader in solar and wind assets, working collaboratively with MCE, announced that they recently achieved commercial operations on a 130 MWdc solar project in Lancaster, California

  3. DaVita To Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy

    By 2022, DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) expects to use 100 percent renewable energy. The company has contracted with Longroad Energy on two virtual power purchase agreements (PPAs) facilitating the development of clean energy projects in Texas

  4. University Of Minnesota Partners With Ameresco To Install 2 Megawatts Of Solar Energy Generation And Advances Goal To Reduce Emissions 50% By 2020

    Ameresco, Inc., a leading energy efficiency and renewable energy company, recently announced their successful project with the University of Minnesota for solar installations throughout the Twin Cities campus

  5. Black & Veatch Selected For Major Onshore Wind EPC Contract

    Black & Veatch has been selected to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services on a new onshore wind facility for Capital Power, a North American power producer

  6. Excelsior Energy Capital Acquires 25 MW Operating Solar Project

    Excelsior Energy Capital (“Excelsior”), a leading independent North American renewable energy investor, announced recently that its North American Renewable Energy Fund (the “Fund”) has closed on the acquisition of 100 percent of Grupo T-Solar Global USA Inc’s sponsor equity interests in the 25 MWDC El Centro Solar Project (the “Project”), located in El Centro, California

  7. Intuit Accelerates Commitment To Reaching Carbon Reduction And Renewable Electricity Targets

    Intuit Inc., makers of TurboTax, QuickBooks and Mint, recently announced it has earned validation for its core sustainability targets from the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi)

  8. CloudVisit's Wind Turbine Maintenance Software Can Help The United States Catch Up With China And The European Union

    The United States has outstanding potential to become a world leader in wind energy but is lagging behind China and the European Union. China currently leads the world in wind power

  9. Duke Energy Renewables Completes Acquisition Of 150-MW North Rosamond Solar Project From Clearway Energy Group

    Duke Energy Renewables, a subsidiary of Duke Energy, announced it has acquired the 150-megawatt (MW) North Rosamond solar project in Kern County, California from Clearway Energy Group

  10. West Coast Power Providers Explore EV Charging For Zero-Emission Shipping Along I-5, Connecting Routes

    In California, the transportation sector accounts for nearly 80% of the state’s air pollution and more than 40% of all greenhouse gas emissions