Hurdles mar Japan's renewable energy equation

Jul 22, 2016

Hurdles mar Japan's renewable energy equation

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At Yamakura Dam, 45 km southeast of Tokyo, construction workers are screwing together a 51,000-piece jigsaw puzzle of floating solar panels. When completed, it will be one of the world’s largest floating solar projects. Roughly 30 percent of the work on the project in ...

New York wind farm would be largest in America

Jul 15, 2016

New York wind farm would be largest in America

A New York utility plans to approve a wind farm off eastern Long Island that it says would be America’s largest offshore wind energy project built to date. The project would be the first phase of a more ambitious effort to construct hundreds of ...

Jul 14, 2016

FTC reviewing whether no-resale LNG contracts are illegal

The Fair Trade Commission is investigating whether clauses in contracts for liquefied natural gas that restrict buyers from reselling the fuel violate the competition laws of the world’s largest user of the super-chilled gas, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The investigation ...