GM venture to build North American battery chemical plant

General Motors is forming a joint venture with Posco Chemical of South Korea to build a North American battery materials plant as it brings more steps in the electric vehicle supply chain under its umbrella.

Wärtsilä breaks ground on second-largest energy storage system in Australia

Wärtsilä and AGL Energy broke ground this week on the Torrens Island Battery facility, the 250 MW/250 MWh system announced in August.

In win for battery supply chain, U.S.’s first anode plant opens in Tennessee

NOVONIX unveiled the 'Riverside Recharged' facility -- a $20 million, 400,000 sq. ft. retrofit of a former GE nuclear turbine manufacturing facility.

Texas lands $1 billion investment in solar and battery projects

Two facilities with a combined capacity of 400 MW/800 MWh of battery storage and 600 MW of solar power generation will be built in Caldwell County beginning in Spring 2022

Dogger Bank C offshore wind farm reaches financial close

SSE Renewables and joint venture partner Equinor have reached financial close on Dogger Bank C, the third phase of the offshore wind farm based in the UK.

U.S. records red-hot quarter for utility-scale solar, battery storage

The red-hot quarter also included the addition of 127 megawatts of battery storage paired with utility-scale solar PV systems.

IEA: Record renewables growth predicted despite high commodity prices

The IEA’s annual Renewables Market Report finds that by 2026, global renewable electricity capacity is forecast to rise more than 60% from 2020 levels.

Renewables account for 20% of U.S. electricity generation through Q3 2021

Over the last five years, solar-generated electricity has tripled and wind is up by 65.2%.