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Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Tilting at windmills? Delaware offshore wind skeptic pins hopes on Massachusetts...

Good afternoon, To put it mildly, David Stevenson of the Glasgow-based Caesar Rodney Institute is no fan of offshore wind power, even if his home state is on the outside looking in. It has been nearly...

Delmarva Power declares Peak Savings Day on Thursday

Delmarva Power declared a Peak Savings Day on Thursday, Aug. 26, between 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.   Increased demand for electricity throughout the Mid-Atlantic region is anticipated for Thursday. While the region's power supply...

Infrastructure bill provides needed boost for Delaware

Hello everyone, Senate passage of the infrastructure bill by a decisive margin is good news for Delaware.  A dozen and a half  Republicans voted for the bill, including Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell. The measure is...

Study outlines Mispillion, Cedar Creek benefits and environmental challenges

Delaware’s Mispillion River and Cedar Creek watersheds provide benefits to the community valued at several million dollars annually, according to a new economic assessment released by The Environmental Finance Center (EFC) at the University of Maryland.   The rivers and their surrounding waterways include some of the...

Carney signs Clean Water bill

Gov. John Carney Thursday signed into law House Bill 200, the Clean Water for Delaware Act. HB 200, sponsored by House Majority Leader Valerie Longhurst, D-Bear, establishes a framework for assessing needs and planning to...

Bloom unveils hydrogen-making electrolyzer

Bloom Energy  has unveiled the previously announced  Bloom Electrolyzer. The electrolyzer will be built at the company’s Newark site. The system  uses the technology employed in the company’s electricity-producing fuel cells and can be fueled by multiple sources,...

Ørsted makes bid for major expansion of Skipjack offshore wind project

 Ørsted has submitted a bid to the Maryland Public Service Commission to develop Skipjack Wind 2, a massive wind generation project that could generate  760 megawatts. Ørsted was previously awarded rights for Skipjack Wind 1,...

Amtrak contracts with Siemens to build the next generation of regional trains

Amtrak is contracting with Siemens Mobility Inc. to manufacture a new fleet of up to 83  trains for state and Northeast services. The trains will operate on multi-power systems that convert from electric lines to...

Plastic bag bill narrowly passes Senate

A bill that would ban virtually all  plastic bags is going to the governor after passing the State Senate by a razor-thin  11-10 vote. Both Democrats and Democrats voted against the bill, which comes just...

Delaware extends electric vehicle and business charging station rebates through June 2022

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control extended its Clean Transportation Incentive Program through June 30, 2022. “Thousands of Delaware drivers have made the switch to electric vehicles, and the rebate program has...
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