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Illinois to shut all fossil fuel plants by 2045 and invest $580M a year in renewables

Governor JB Pritzker (D-IL) signed a landmark renewable energy measure that would phase out all of the state’s fossil fuel plants by 2045.

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Construction begins on NY’s 1st offshore wind project off Long Island coast

By 2035, New York intends to construct 9,000 megawatts of offshore wind.

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Linking Solar Canopies and Irrigation Canals

With an ambitious plan to cover irrigation canals with solar canopies, California adds a new twist to the new subject of agrivoltaics

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Solar Panels Going To Landfill?! German Scientists Exploring Solution

A lot less solar panels are going to end up in landfill

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Rooftop solar could have prevented 2021’s Texas big freeze power outage

The research compares the role of solar during the freeze to the role it could play in reducing the impact of future extreme weather events on the power grid.