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Pacific Gas & Electric donating one million (masks and dollars) to coronavirus relief effort

Pacific Gas & Electric is donating nearly one million medical masks to California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s emergency office in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Centered in a state which officially has gone into a “shelter in place”...

Coastal states dominate ACEEE’s utility efficiency rankings

Massachusetts utilities clearly lead the way on saving energy, according to the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy. The ACEEE’s latest Utility Scorecard ranked two of the Bay State’s utilities together at the...

EDF Renewables starts up solar-storage microgrid at San Diego HQ

Solar and wind developer EDF Renewables North America has put its new San Diego headquarters microgrid into operation. The Innovation Drive Microgrid, as EDF calls it, includes a 209-kW solar carport, 182-kW solar rooftop, 280-kW (538 kWh)...

Dominion Energy joins U.S. utilities striving for net-zero emissions by 2050

Dominion Energy announced an expansion of the company’s greenhouse gas emissions-reduction goals Tuesday, establishing a new commitment to achieve net zero emissions by 2050. The goal covers carbon dioxide and methane emissions, the dominant greenhouse gases,...

Sempra Energy solidifies $10B in Texas investment with Houston regional HQ plan

San Diego-based utility holding company Sempra Energy will build a “Center of Excellence” facility in Houston. Sempra’s emergence in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) business has led it to opening a new regional headquarters in Houston. The...

Train 2 at Gulf Coast export terminal now producing LNG

The second liquefaction train at a Louisiana Gulf Coast liquefied natural gas facility is now producing LNG for future export to global power generation markets. EPC partners McDermott International and Chiyoda International announced that Train 2...

Sempra Energy completes $2.3B sale of Chilean electricity stakes

San Diego-based Sempra Energy moved closer to completing its selloff of stakes in South American businesses. The utilty holding company announced an agreement to sell its equity interests in Chilean businesses. This includes selling its 100-percent stake in Chilquinta...

Eos supplying non-lithium batteries for Duke, UCSD storage projects

Eos Energy Storage is manufacturer and supplier of the zinc-based Aurora 2.0 battery system for Duke Energy's McAlpine substation and as a behind-the-meter solution at the University of California, San Diego. 

LA now biggest U.S. city to announce 100 percent renewable energy goals

As of 2018, the city of Los Angeles boasted close to 350 MW of installed local solar power, according to reports. Its solar capacity increased some 44 percent year over year.

Sempra nets $2.5B in exit from U.S. renewables and gas storage biz

With the Sempra deal, AEP’s competive renewable generation portfolio now totals 1,075 MW of capacity in 11 states. 


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