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US DOE sets new goals for community solar uptake

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has set a new goal for the National Community Solar Partnership (NCSP) by 2025, community solar systems will be able to power the equivalent of five million homes, saving $1 billion in energy costs. As per a statement, achieving DOE’s new NSCP target would increase community solar by more than 700 per cent by 2025.

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US Jumpstarts Offshore Wind: Targeting 30 GW by 2030

On March 29, 2021, President Joe Biden announced big plans to expand offshore wind power, with 30 GW planned along the US coasts by 2030, backed by billions in federal loan guarantees. According to DOE, this move could potentially power 10 million homes in the future and avoid 78 million metric tons of CO2 emissions. The 30 GW target will spur USD12 billion in capital investment annually

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