Category: Energy

JA Solar invests US$60 million in Arizona

PHOENIX, AZ - JA Solar, the world's leading solar cell and module manufacturer, announced that it has leased space for its first US plant in Phoenix, Arizona The new plant, which will manufacture high-performance photovoltaic products, will be...

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UTRGV seeks to boost solar energy manufacturing in Texas

TEXAS - The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) announced that it is part of a series of 18 projects funded by the US Department of Energy to promote equity and diversity in clean energy innovation  The $36 million DOE Inclusive...

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Ambu starts operations in the Juarez-El Paso border area

JUAREZ, CHIH - Ambu held the inauguration ceremony of its first plant in Mexico, located in the border area of Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua The Danish company has factories in China, the United States and Malaysia, which in October began operating...

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Albuquerque Receives Solsmart Gold Designation for Advances in Solar Energy Use

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - The City of Albuquerque has received a gold designation from Solsmart for its advancements in the use of solar energy Solsmart is a national designation program that recognizes cities, counties and regional organizations that...

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El Paso is the fourth city in Texas with the best conditions for solar power

EL PASO, TX - The city of El Paso was ranked fourth in Texas for total installed solar power capacity, adding just over 20 megawatts between the end of 2019 and 2021 According to the eighth edition of the Texas Center for Environmental Research...

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New Mexico signs agreement with labs to develop zero-carbon hydrogen

NEW MEXICO - The state of New Mexico has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Los Alamos and Sandia national laboratories to build a zero-carbon hydrogen economy not only in New Mexico, but throughout the United States The agreement...

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El Paso Electric Prepares Metering System Modernization

EL PASO - El Paso Electric (EPE) announced that it has reached an agreement with the City of El Paso and other stakeholders to begin its deployment of the Advanced Metering System (AMS) The system will provide EPE with instant notifications when...

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Tamaulipas wind industry invests US$465 million to combat COVID-19

TAMAULIPAS – The wind energy sector in Tamaulipas has made contributions of around US$465 million in the communities surrounding 13 wind farms installed in the state in support of the fight against the coronavirus, according to the Mexican Wind...

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Avolta Breaks Ground on Biogas Projects in Arizona

ARIZONA - Avolta, a renewable energy company focused on originating, developing, owning, and operating renewable natural gas (RNG) projects, and its regional development partner, Atlas Global Holdings, LLC, held an official groundbreaking to kick...

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Solar power plant to be built in Sonora

PUERTO PEÑASCO – The government of Sonora announced that it will build a solar energy plant in the municipality of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, with an investment of at least US$2 billion “The unit would be completed in March 2024, and the...

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