Solar and Wind Energy are Taking Over Texas

Texas is looking to remain the energy hub of the U.S. in the renewable era by pioneering wind and solar production. Could Texas, a state synonymous with Big Oil, wind up leading a renewable energy revolution? According to the Texans that were intervi...

Wind Farms Near Military Bases?

New York Republican Congressman Chris Collins has proposed a bill that would prevent wind projects near military bases from obtaining tax credits. Specifically, Congressman Collins cites “significant concerns from local residents and lawmakers” f...

Movement of Corporate America: Part 2

Large corporates such as Google and Apple appear to prefer synthetic rather than standard PPAs. According to the Rocky Mountain Institute’s Business Renewables Center, nearly 75 percent of all corporate renewable PPAs in Q1 2015 were synthetic. Why...

Movement of Corporate America: Part 1

In the past few years, the corporate renewable PPA market has grown significantly. Almost 1.6 GW of renewable energy capacity was contracted through corporate renewable PPAs in the U.S. alone in H1 2015, a considerable figure given that only 650 MW w...