PJM board sends competing capacity market reforms to FERC

Dive Brief:​ The PJM Board of Managers on Friday announced it would send two competing proposals to reform its capacity market to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for consideration in the face of stakeholder division over the plans. The board said in a letter that it would submit both a two-part capacity repricing proposal supported … Read more

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Innovative Ramboll wind design receives German Renewables Award

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India's Inox Wind adds 200 MW to auction order book - Renewables Now

Renewables NowFebruary 16 (Renewables Now) – Indian wind turbine maker Inox Wind Ltd (BOM:539083) confirmed on Thursday it has won 200 MW in the 2-GW national wind tender held by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI). The company secured the project with a … …read more

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Cheap Renewables Are Transforming the Global Electricity Business - Energy Collective

Energy CollectiveIn the latest wind auction in India, the winning bid came slightly below the lowest solar power bid of $38.45/MWh for the Bhadla Solar park in December 2017. Even though it was just a 6% decline from the previous lowest wind tariff, deflation since the …Global Wind Installations Reach 52.5 Gigawatts In 2017, Brings … Read more

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Global Wind Energy Council says the great energy transition is gathering momentum - Windpower Engineering (press release)

Windpower Engineering (press release)“Wind is the most competitively priced technology in many if not most markets; and the emergence of wind-solar hybrids, more sophisticated grid management and increasingly affordable storage begin to paint a picture of what a fully commercial fossil … and more …read more

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Andaman solar-plus-storage retender no comfort to developers, says winner of scrapped auction

It is understood that the Ministry of Power is keen at exploring alternative sources of power generation in the Andamans – quite likely an LNG-fueled power facility of around 30MW. Twitter: Mahindra Susten The winner of India’s first major solar-plus-storage auction, which has subsequently been scrapped for retendering, has said that despite being an unfortunate … Read more

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Tasmania Labor pitches 120% renewables target, rooftop solar boost

The Tasmanian Labor Party has pledged to take the state to “120 per cent renewables”, with an energy strategy that aims to lock in lower electricity prices and secure the island’s status as a clean power exporter. In a statement released on Friday, ahead of the March 3 state election, Labor leader Rebecca White said … Read more

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