U.S. Renewable Portfolio Standards

State renewable portfolio standards are a key driver behind the torrid expansion in wind and solar, responsible for about half of the nation’s deployment of the clean energy sources over the last couple decades, according to a report by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Over three dozen states plus the nation’s capital have set compliance…

Renewable Energy Met 28 Percent of New York’s Electricity in 2017: NYSERDA

Renewable energy resources accounted for about 28.1 percent of New York’s electricity generation in 2017, according to a Feb. 7 report from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, analyzing progress toward the Clean Energy Standard which requires half the state’s electricity to come from renewable energy by 2030. The 28.1 percent contribution…