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ACORE Statement on House Energy & Commerce Committee Action to Advance Clean Energy and Transmission Priorities in the Build Back Better Act – EQ Mag Pro

Statement From Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy “We commend the Energy and Commerce Committee for advancing its important clean energy and transmission contributions to the Build Back Better Act. Along with a stable, predictable and long-term clean energy tax platform, the Clean Electricity Performance Program can help decarbonize […]

Bitcoin Uses More Electricity Than Many Countries. How Is That Possible? – EQ Mag Pro

In 2009, you could mine one Bitcoin using a setup like this in your living room. Today, you’d need a room full of specialized machines, each costing thousands of dollars. Amount of household electricity required to mine one coin: a few seconds’ worth. Bitcoin’s value: basically nothing. Amount of household electricity required: 9 years’ worth. […]

Siemens, Porsche to set up CO2-neutral fuel plant in Chile – EQ Mag Pro

Siemens Energy and sports car manufacturer Porsche have joined forces with a number of international companies to build an industrial plant for the production of virtually CO2-neutral fuel (eFuel) in Punta Arenas, Chile. The ground-breaking ceremony for this pioneering project took place today in the presence of Chile’s Energy Minister Juan Carlos Jobet. A pilot […]

Blattner to be Acquired by Infrastructure Leader Quanta Services – EQ Mag Pro

Planned Transformation to Strengthen Company’s Position to Take Advantage of Next-Generation Opportunities and Drive Future Success Blattner Company, the leading renewable energy provider in North America, and parent company of Blattner Energy, Inc. and D.H. Blattner & Sons, Inc., announced that it has identified a strategic partner and entered into a definitive agreement to be […]

U.S. Democrats unveil details of $150 bln clean electricity plan in budget bill – EQ Mag Pro

The chamber is evenly split between the two parties, with Democratic Vice President Kamala Harris casting the tie-breaking vote House of Representatives Democrats unveiled details on Thursday of a proposed $150 billion payment program aimed at wringing greenhouse gas emissions out of the electricity sector, a cornerstone of the Biden administration’s plan to address climate […]