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Connecticut DEEP Announces a New Comprehensive Energy Strategy For 2022

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The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is charged by statute with periodically preparing and implementing a Comprehensive Energy Strategy (CES).  ...more

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New York State Announces Nation-Leading Offshore Wind Investments

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New York Gov. Kathy Hochul announced a plan on Jan. 5, 2022, to strengthen the state's renewable energy leadership as part of the 2022 State of the State. The governor announced a commitment to invest $500 million to further...more

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NY Announces $500 Million Offshore Wind Investment and 2022 Procurement

On January 5, 2022, as part of the 2022 State of the State, New York Governor Kathy Hochul announced new investments and a plan to advance offshore wind energy development off the coast of New York. Governor Hochul announced...more

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Foreign direct investment reviews 2021: Italy

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In response to the COVID-19 emergency, the screening powers of the Italian government were significantly expanded - The Italian government, led by the President of the Council of Ministries, together with any other...more

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The Energy Transition in Central Asia: Drivers, Policy and Opportunities

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Central Asia is the region to the east of the Caspian Sea with Russia to the north, China to the east, and Afghanistan and Iran to the south. In this area of four million square kilometres sit the five former Soviet republics...more

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Polish auction system supporting renewable energy sources extended until 2027

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On November 30, 2021 the European Commission issued a press release announcing the extension of the auction system until 2027. The RES auctions are the main support instrument for renewable energy producers in Poland....more

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シンガポールにおけるルーフトップ 太陽光発電売買契約のもっと「クリーン」な交渉——再生可能エネルギー証書 (RECs)の割当について

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再生可能エネルギー証書(Renewable Energy Certificates)について - 再生可能エネルギー証書(RECs)がシンガポールで始まりましたが、どんなものなのでしょうか。簡潔に言えば、以下のような制度です。...more

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Dominion Triennial Review Recap

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On November 18, 2021, the Virginia State Corporation Commission (“SCC” or “Commission”) approved a settlement in Dominion Energy Virginia’s first triennial base rate case, the first time the SCC has reviewed the rates...more

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Cleaner negotiations for rooftop solar power purchase agreements in Singapore – allocating renewable energy certificates (RECs)

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Renewable Energy Certificates - Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) are taking off in Singapore, but what are they?...more

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Rooftop solar in Singapore

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Introduction - Situated near the equator, Singapore has a typical tropical climate. Singapore has been described to have a perpetual summer, save during instances of heavy rainfall such as the monsoon seasons. ...more

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Congress Passes $1.2 Trillion Bipartisan Infrastructure Legislation

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After passage in both houses of Congress, the highly-anticipated $1.2 trillion infrastructure legislation package, more commonly referred to as the “Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act” (“Act”), has headed to President...more

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Key Takeaways | Lender Outlook on the Debt Financing of Renewables and Transactions

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During the latest webinar in our Energy Transition series, McDermott Partners Robert da Silva Ashley and John Bridge hosted Paul Pace, SVP and team leader at KeyBank, and Andrew Chen, managing director at CIT, to discuss the...more

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Clean Energy Tax Proposals in Biden’s New “Build Back Better” Framework

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Faced with opposition from within his own party, President Biden last week unveiled a new, pared down framework for his “Build Back Better” agenda. Following release of the president’s framework, H.R. 5376 (the “Build Back...more

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Winter Weather Readiness Requirements for Generation Entities in Texas

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With winter coming, many are questioning whether Texas will be able to avoid another catastrophic loss of power like that experienced during Winter Storm Uri in February 2021. While regulators have known the causes of the...more

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Issue Brief: End-Of-Life Challenges Facing Renewable Energy Facilities

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The first wind and solar farms in the United States were built in 1980 and 1982, respectively. The United States built the world’s very first wind farm, which was capable of producing only 600 kWh of electricity, while the...more

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Feds May Need Power To Take State Lands For New Grid

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Ambitions to decarbonize the power sector by 2035 face a number of significant hurdles — the most intractable of which may be the extent of corresponding highvoltage transmission infrastructure necessary to accommodate the...more

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Australia Introduces the Offshore Electricity Infrastructure Bill 2021

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The Background  - Despite plentiful natural resources and a healthy domestic demand for energy, Australia's offshore renewable energy sector has lagged behind comparable jurisdictions. While the offshore wind sector is...more

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Renewed Calls for Electric Co-Op Reforms in the Commonwealth

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As summer comes to a close, so does another season of annual meetings convened by electric cooperatives (“electric co-ops”) in the Commonwealth and renewed calls for reform to electric co-op governance, including board...more

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2021 Mexican Constitutional Reform Bill: Proposed Changes for Foreign Investors in the Electricity Sector

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On September 30, 2021, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador sent the Reform Initiative to the House of Representatives and the United Commission of Constitutional and Energy Matters for review and plenary voting....more

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[Webinar] The Future of Energy Transition: Lender Outlook on the Debt Financing of Renewables and Transactions - November 3rd,...

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On November 3, McDermott partners Robert da Silva Ashley and John Bridge will host Paul Pace, SVP and Team Leader at KeyBank, to discuss the current outlook of leading lenders in the US renewables and transactions space. More...more

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US Fish and Wildlife Service Reinstates MBTA Interpretation and Seeks Input on Take Permitting Scheme

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service revoked its January 7, 2021, rule defining the scope of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act as it applies to conduct that results in the injury or death of protected migratory birds. Revocation of...more

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Amendment to RES Act changes license requirements for small installations

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The latest amendment to Poland’s Act on Renewable Energy Sources (RES Act), which has been signed into law by the president, increases the maximum installed capacity of RES installations qualifying as small installations to 1...more

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Australian Conservation Group Challenges EPA's Decision to Renew Coal-Fired Power Stations' Licences

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Proceedings filed by public interest group Environment Victoria represent the first climate change litigation in Australia to challenge the licence to operate of coal-fired energy producers. A public interest group has filed...more

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Iniciativa de Reforma Constitucional para el Sector Energético

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El 30 de septiembre de 2021, el Presidente Andrés Manuel López Obrador presentó a la Cámara de Diputados una iniciativa de reformas a los artículos 25, 27 y 28 de la Constitución federal mexicana en relación a la industria...more

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Bill of Constitutional Amendments for the Energy Sector

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On September 30, 2021, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador submitted to the House of Representatives (Cámara de Diputados), a bill to amend articles 25, 27 and 28 the Mexican federal constitution in matters concerning the...more

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