US wind, solar finance alternatives rise as sector rushes against looming tax credit expiration

2019-11-04T13:18:22+00:00

"One developing finance approach would take advantage of potentially "billions of dollars" waiting to go into U.S. wind and solar projects from foreign and other investors without a use for tax credits. ....Alternatively, a range of new technology-neutral tax credit proposals could incline lawmakers to establish long-term certainty for innovative resources that would open [...]

US wind, solar finance alternatives rise as sector rushes against looming tax credit expiration2019-11-04T13:18:22+00:00

Wind PPA Prices Are On The Rise

2019-10-21T13:27:35+00:00

"Wind prices increased $1.08/MWh, or 4.4%, during the quarter, the report says. Annually, they increased 11.2%. ....However, solar prices dropped $0.14/MWh, or 0.5%, in Q3, continuing solar’s long-term trend of decreasing prices, the report says. Annually, solar prices dropped 5.4%." https://nawindpower.com/report-wind-ppa-prices-are-on-the-rise

Wind PPA Prices Are On The Rise2019-10-21T13:27:35+00:00

Renewable Energy Project Finance Outlook Breakfast – October 17, 2019 – New York ,NY

2019-09-20T19:25:16+00:00

Stahl, Davies, Sewell, Chavarria & Friend attorney Brent Stahl will participate in a panel discussion October 17 on current development issues facings renewable energy projects.  The event runs from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York.  For more information, please visit: https://www.amtrusttitleevents.com/

Renewable Energy Project Finance Outlook Breakfast – October 17, 2019 – New York ,NY2019-09-20T19:25:16+00:00

Land Lease Agreements for Renewable Energy 101, September 16-17, 2019, Austin, TX

2019-11-07T15:59:24+00:00

Stahl, Davies, Sewell, Chavarria & Friend attorneys Alan Cohen, Brittany Dadon, Greg Friend and Erica Weinberger will teach the EUCI course on Land Lease Agreements for Renewable Energy in Austin Texas on September 16-17, 2019. For more information, please visit: https://www.euci.com/event_post/0919-renewable-energy-land-lease/

Land Lease Agreements for Renewable Energy 101, September 16-17, 2019, Austin, TX2019-11-07T15:59:24+00:00

Wholesale Power Prices Surge in Texas’ ERCOT Market

2019-08-13T11:46:34+00:00

"The extreme heat that sent electricity demand and prices surging to record levels in Texas on Monday is threatening to do it all over again on Tuesday. [On Monday,] [w]holesale power prices jumped 36,000% to average as much as $6,537.45 a megawatt-hour across the Texas power grid." https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-08-12/searing-texas-heat-pushes-power-prices-to-near-record-levels

Wholesale Power Prices Surge in Texas’ ERCOT Market2019-08-13T11:46:34+00:00

Second Quarter Market Report: American wind power nears 100 gigawatts

2019-08-12T11:15:32+00:00

"Everyone likes a nice, round number, and American wind power is approaching a big one: 100 gigawatts (GW) of installed capacity. AWEA’s just-released U.S. Wind Industry Second Quarter Market Report shows record-breaking, continued growth for the U.S. wind industry." https://www.aweablog.org/second-quarter-market-report-american-wind-power-nears-100-gw/

Second Quarter Market Report: American wind power nears 100 gigawatts2019-08-12T11:15:32+00:00

U.S. energy storage market to double two years running

2019-04-05T11:43:04+00:00

"The U.S. energy storage market nearly doubled in 2018 and is expected to double again in 2019." https://www.windpowerengineering.com/electrical/power-storage/u-s-energy-storage-market-to-double-two-years-running/

U.S. energy storage market to double two years running2019-04-05T11:43:04+00:00

Siemens Gamesa presents 5.8-MW onshore wind turbines

2019-04-04T10:56:34+00:00

" Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA (BME:SGRE) today introduced a new onshore wind platform that includes a couple of turbine models with a rated capacity of 5.8 MW. The Siemens Gamesa 5.X onshore platform consists of the SG 5.8-155 and the SG 5.8-170 models with rotor diameters of 155 and 170 metres (96.3-105.6 mi). [...]

Siemens Gamesa presents 5.8-MW onshore wind turbines2019-04-04T10:56:34+00:00

Texas rules in favor of wind and solar

2019-01-31T12:55:48+00:00

"Texas regulators have ruled that any renewable generation source connected to the state’s HVAC [(high voltage alternating current )] grid does not have to account for marginal losses, as the market turbulence it would cause isn’t worth the benefit, and it would go against the original spirit of the project." https://pv-magazine-usa.com/2019/01/30/texas-powergrid-rules-for-wind-and-solar/ [...]

Texas rules in favor of wind and solar2019-01-31T12:55:48+00:00

Alan Cohen to give presentation on EPC Contracts at the Renewable Energy Law Conference

2018-12-28T12:46:32+00:00

The 2019 Renewable Energy Law Conference will be held in Austin, Texas Jan. 28-29, 2019, at the AT&T Conference Center. Mr. Cohen’s presentation will focus on key provisions and issues in engineering, procurement and construction contracts used in development of renewable energy projects. Please see link below for additional details. https://utcle.org/conferences/WE19

Alan Cohen to give presentation on EPC Contracts at the Renewable Energy Law Conference2018-12-28T12:46:32+00:00