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Dominion Targets 24GW of Renewables and Storage in Move Toward Virginia’s Clean Energy Goals

The utility embraces solar and offshore wind, but critics say its plan is too reliant on fracked gas and pipelines. Utility Dominion Energy is planning a major shift toward renewable energy and batteries as it looks to comply with Virginia’s ambitious new clean energy law. Dominion Virginia’s new integrated resource plan (IRP), announced Friday, represents […]

Dominion Energy Remains on Schedule to Build Largest Offshore Wind Project in United States

– Survey vessels in April started studies of the 112,800-acre Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind lease area – Virginia Beach fishermen will be employed to ‘scout’ operational areas during survey activities – Dominion Energy focused on working to develop a U.S.-based offshore wind supply chain anchored in Hampton Roads RICHMOND, Va.: Dominion Energy and its contractors […]

How Europe’s Energy Islands Could Internationalize Offshore Wind Planning

European grid operators want to combine 10-gigawatt offshore turbine clusters, interconnectors and hydrogen. It no longer looks like a pipe dream. Proposals for Europe’s offshore energy islands are gaining momentum, with regulatory issues rather than technology now looking like the largest barrier. If massive offshore wind hubs are going to be built at scale, Europe […]