Utilities Line Up to Profit From ‘Slowest Trainwreck’ in History

2017-09-19T18:52:34+00:00

"The unrelenting plunge of power prices will benefit companies that can withstand new challenges from upstart wind and solar newcomers, according to two of Europe’s biggest utilities. Only large companies with diverse portfolios and resources will have the weight to compete against renewable projects that sell subsidy-free power to markets, Enel SpA’s Chief Executive [...]

Utilities Line Up to Profit From ‘Slowest Trainwreck’ in History2017-09-19T18:52:34+00:00

Texas House limits tax breaks for wind turbines near military bases

2017-08-03T23:41:21+00:00

"A proposal to restrict property tax exemptions for wind farms near military bases got preliminary approval from Texas House lawmakers on Monday. In a win for budget hawks and a small blow to the wind turbine industry, House members approved Senate Bill 277 76-65." https://www.statesman.com/news/texas-house-limits-tax-breaks-for-wind-turbines-near-military-bases/5IOjpRF5bD5tcUvq4lnWLJ/

Texas House limits tax breaks for wind turbines near military bases2017-08-03T23:41:21+00:00

Associate Attorney Needed – Austin – Energy, Real Estate & Permitting

2017-05-10T19:56:48+00:00

Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria LLP seeks an associate attorney for its Energy, Permitting and Real Estate practice areas. At least one year experience working on Energy or Commercial Real Estate transactions required. Send resumes to kkaiser@sbaustinlaw.com. Firm information - www.sbaustinlaw.com.

Associate Attorney Needed – Austin – Energy, Real Estate & Permitting2017-05-10T19:56:48+00:00

The Rise of Wind Power in Texas

2017-04-17T12:42:39+00:00

"During a visit yesterday to the Harvey mine in Sycamore, Pa., U.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt declared that “the war on coal is done.” But if the regulatory battle is over, the fight in coal’s largest domestic market has just begun. Wind generation accounted for nearly 23 percent of power generation for the Electric [...]

The Rise of Wind Power in Texas2017-04-17T12:42:39+00:00

America May Be the World’s Biggest LNG Supplier in Two Decades

2017-03-09T13:49:01+00:00

"By 2035, the U.S. may have surpassed Australia and Qatar to become the world’s biggest supplier of liquefied natural gas, according to the chief executive officers of Canadian energy giant Enbridge Inc. and LNG exporter Tellurian Inc. The U.S. already has about 70 million tons a year of LNG capacity coming online, Meg Gentle, [...]

America May Be the World’s Biggest LNG Supplier in Two Decades2017-03-09T13:49:01+00:00

E.ON Announces Texas Energy Storage Projects

2017-03-01T14:42:52+00:00

"CHICAGO, Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- E.ON North America announced today its Texas Waves energy storage projects will be co-located at the existing E.ON Pyron and Inadale wind farms in West Texas. Texas Waves consists of two 9.9 megawatt (MW) short duration energy storage projects using lithium-ion battery technology."   http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/eon-announces-texas-energy-storage-projects-300415287.html   [...]

E.ON Announces Texas Energy Storage Projects2017-03-01T14:42:52+00:00

Texas Connects Us: Solar Energy Plants in Texas Projected to Double

2017-02-23T13:37:19+00:00

"The number of large solar energy plants in Texas is projected to nearly double over the next four years. "We're seeing a lot more people coming in, kind of kicking tires looking for property, seeing how they can do it," said Ken Becker, chairman of the West Texas Energy Consortium. The Electric Reliability Council [...]

Texas Connects Us: Solar Energy Plants in Texas Projected to Double2017-02-23T13:37:19+00:00

‘The wild west of wind’: Republicans push Texas as unlikely green energy leader

2017-02-21T13:07:32+00:00

"Living in New York and Washington, Greg Wortham heard all the grand talk about green energy from liberal politicians. Then he returned to the place where he grew up, a small town that embraced wind power so warmly that within a couple of years of the first turbine turning, it had some of the biggest [...]

‘The wild west of wind’: Republicans push Texas as unlikely green energy leader2017-02-21T13:07:32+00:00

Renewable Energy Law Conference – Austin, TX — Jan. 31- Feb. 1, 2017.

2017-01-17T12:43:52+00:00

Join leading attorneys and industry experts in wind, solar, and storage for two days of the latest developments affecting renewable energy in Texas and nationwide. The Renewable Energy Law Conference blends law, economics, technology, finance, tax, and regulatory policy, and is aimed at industry participants, legal and financial advisors, and key legislative and regulatory policymakers and staff. [...]

Renewable Energy Law Conference – Austin, TX — Jan. 31- Feb. 1, 2017.2017-01-17T12:43:52+00:00

Austin, Texas Law Firm Announces New Partner

2017-01-13T12:22:46+00:00

January 12, 2017 Austin, Texas. The law firm of Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria is pleased to announce that Alan M. Cohen has been named a partner in the Firm. Since he joined the firm in 2014, Alan has practiced in the Firm’s Commercial Real Estate, Renewable Energy and Construction practice groups. Alan [...]

Austin, Texas Law Firm Announces New Partner2017-01-13T12:22:46+00:00