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National Grid Renewables Celebrates American Clean Power Week with Tours of First Solar Manufacturing Plant and Ohio Solar Project

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 7:23pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of American Clean Power Week 2022, National Grid Renewables hosted a two-day event to educate visitors on the economic benefits that solar energy projects provide national, state, and local communities. For a short video covering the two-day event, click here.

Key Points: 
  • Customers, partners, and community members first assembled for a tour of National Grid Renewables' Yellowbud Solar Project, a 274 megawatt (MW) project located in Ross and Pickaway counties, Ohio that is currently under construction.
  • "Across the nation, solar energy projects like Yellowbud Solar are providing significant positive economic impact on local, statewide, and national economies."
  • National Grid Renewables, part of the National Grid Ventures division of National Grid (NYSE: NGG), develops, owns, and operates large-scale renewable energy assets across the United States, including solar, wind, and energy storage.
  • National Grid Renewables supports National Grid's vision of being at the heart of a clean, fair, and affordable energy future for all.

National Grid's first-of-its-kind renewable energy RFI validates a fossil-free energy strategy for the Northeast

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

and BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- National Grid has located robust stocks of renewable natural gas (RNG) and hydrogen potentially available for its customers in Massachusetts and New York through the Company's first-of-its kind Northeast clean energy request for information (RFI) issued in May.

Key Points: 
  • and BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- National Grid has located robust stocks of renewable natural gas (RNG) and hydrogen potentially available for its customers in Massachusetts and New York through the Company's first-of-its kind Northeast clean energy request for information (RFI) issued in May.
  • National Grid has determined that these fossil-free energy supplies are either immediately available or could be online within two years of contracting the projects, validating the company's vision for fossil-free heat in the Northeast.
  • National Grid is focused on building a path to a more affordable, reliable clean energy future through our fossil-free vision .
  • National Grid is transforming our electricity and natural gas networks with smarter, cleaner, and more resilient energy solutions to meet the goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

DGAP-News: Shining a Light on One of the Fastest-Growing Companies in Solar Energy Space On the OTCQB

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 1:09pm

Thats why SinglePoint Inc. (OTCQB: SING) says it has been leveraging an aggressive acquisition and partnership strategy to build a nationwide renewable energy network.

Key Points: 
  • Thats why SinglePoint Inc. (OTCQB: SING) says it has been leveraging an aggressive acquisition and partnership strategy to build a nationwide renewable energy network.
  • This pairs with their goal of providing healthy living solutions with a current focus on solar energy and air purification.
  • The Company has acquired five subsidiaries, including Energy Wyze, BOX Pure Air , Direct Solar America, Ecodaptive, and Boston Solar.
  • SinglePoint is initially focused on building the largest network of renewable energy solutions and modernizing the traditional solar and energy storage model.

Lockheed Martin's Sixth and Final SBIRS Missile Warning Satellite Successfully Launched, Now Under U.S. Space Force Control

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 3:26pm

BUCKLEY SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo., Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a successful launch from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida today, the U.S. Space Force is now communicating with the sixth Space Based Infrared System Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (SBIRS GEO) -6 satellite, built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT).

Key Points: 
  • The final satellite in the SBIRS program series, GEO-6 joins the U.S. Space Force's constellation of missile warning satellites equipped with powerful scanning and staring infrared surveillance sensors.
  • The GEO-6 satellite is a stepping stone toward the resilient missile warning to be provided by SBIRS' successor, the Next Generation OPIR GEO System ( NGG ).
  • Lockheed Martin recognizes that modernized technology is needed to augment the current missile warning architecture and improve resiliency against attacks.
  • Lockheed Martin is proud to be part of the SBIRS team led by Space Systems Command's Space Sensing Directorate at Los Angeles Air Force Base.

Rocket Lab to Supply Solar Power for United States Space Force’s New Missile Warning Satellites

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 - 9:15pm

Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (Rocket Lab or the Company), a leading launch and space systems company, announced that its high-efficiency, radiation-hardened Coverglass Interconnected solar Cell (CIC) assemblies will power the three Lockheed Martin Next Gen OPIR GEO (NGG) satellites for the United States Space Force (USSF).

Key Points: 
  • Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (Rocket Lab or the Company), a leading launch and space systems company, announced that its high-efficiency, radiation-hardened Coverglass Interconnected solar Cell (CIC) assemblies will power the three Lockheed Martin Next Gen OPIR GEO (NGG) satellites for the United States Space Force (USSF).
  • The NGG program will deliver resilient global missile warning capabilities to counter emerging missile and counter-space threats and is part of the latest evolution of the USSFs missile warning system, following the Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) program, which was supported by SolAero, a space solar power company acquired by Rocket Lab in January 2022.
  • We are excited to continue our long-term partnership with Lockheed Martin by powering the Next Gen OPIR GEO satellites, said Brad Clevenger, Rocket Labs Vice President & General Manager, Space Systems Power Solutions.
  • These satellites are critical to the mission needs of the United States Space Force and our national security, and we are proud to be supporting their production on an aggressive schedule.

National Grid Renewables Hosts Charitable Stuff-the-Bus Event at 200 MW Prairie Wolf Solar Project

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Friday, July 15, 2022 - 3:36pm

MINNEAPOLIS, July 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Alongside community members, project customers and partners, National Grid Renewables hosted a community celebration and Stuff-the-Bus event on July 13, 2022 at the Prairie Wolf Solar Project (Prairie Wolf) in Coles County, Illinois. The event celebrated the 200 megawatt (MW) project and the social and economic benefits it provides the local community and school district.

Key Points: 
  • MINNEAPOLIS, July 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Alongside community members, project customers and partners, National Grid Renewables hosted a community celebration and Stuff-the-Bus event on July 13, 2022 at the Prairie Wolf Solar Project (Prairie Wolf) in Coles County, Illinois.
  • The Prairie Wolf Education Fund is just one example of how National Grid Renewables prioritizes charitable giving and often implements charitable funds for the projects it owns and operates to benefit local community members.
  • "The Prairie Wolf Solar Project demonstrates National Grid Renewables' commitment to invest in the American economy, give back to local communities, and help build a more sustainable, clean energy future," stated Blake Nixon, President of National Grid Renewables.
  • National Grid Renewables, part of the National Grid Ventures division of National Grid (NYSE: NGG), develops, owns and operates large-scale renewable energy assets across the United States, including solar, wind and energy storage.

National Grid Statement on United States Supreme Court's West Virginia v. EPA Ruling

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 8:24pm

 WALTHAM, Mass. , June 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has a fundamental role in addressing climate change through its authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. National Grid has long been supportive of the agency's ability to provide consistent control on emissions nationwide, offering certainty for business and industry as we build toward a clean energy future. While we disagree with the court's decision on this matter, National Grid will continue to play a central role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and working with our partners at the local, state, and federal level to usher in a clean energy future for our customers and communities.

Key Points: 
  • A statement from National Grid, US
    WALTHAM, Mass., June 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has a fundamental role in addressing climate change through its authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions.
  • National Grid has long been supportive of the agency's ability to provide consistent control on emissions nationwide, offering certainty for business and industry as we build toward a clean energy future.
  • National Grid is focused on building a path to a more affordable, reliable clean energy future through our fossil-free vision .
  • National Grid is transforming our electricity and natural gas networks with smarter, cleaner, and more resilient energy solutions to meet the goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

National Grid Renewables Orders 2 GW of Responsibly Produced First Solar Modules

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Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 1:30pm

A Minneapolis-headquartered business, National Grid Renewables is part of the Ventures division of National Grid and has a portfolio of solar, wind, and energy storage projects located throughout the US in various stages of development, construction and operation.

Key Points: 
  • A Minneapolis-headquartered business, National Grid Renewables is part of the Ventures division of National Grid and has a portfolio of solar, wind, and energy storage projects located throughout the US in various stages of development, construction and operation.
  • National Grid Renewables and First Solar share more than just deep roots in the US Midwest and a longstanding strategic partnership.
  • National Grid Renewables, part of the National Grid Ventures division of National Grid (NYSE: NGG), develops, owns and operates large-scale renewable energy assets across the United States, including solar, wind and energy storage.
  • First Solar is a leading American solar technology company and global provider of responsibly produced eco-efficient solar modules advancing the fight against climate change.

National Grid Wins EEI's International Edison Award for North Sea Link Project

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Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - 3:11pm

WALTHAM, Mass., June 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- National Grid received the 2022 International Edison Award from the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) for its North Sea Link (NSL) project last evening. The link allows the UK and Norway to share renewable energy across the longest subsea electricity interconnector in the world.

Key Points: 
  • WALTHAM, Mass., June 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- National Grid received the 2022 International Edison Award from the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) for its North Sea Link (NSL) project last evening.
  • North Sea Link Project is longest subsea electricity interconnector in the world linking UK and Norway renewable energy.
  • "National Grid is honored to receive the prestigious International Edison Award from EEI," said National Grid CEO John Pettigrew.
  • I applaud National Grid for its leadership and congratulate them for winning this prestigious award for this engineering marvel."

National Grid Launches Scholarship to Aid Diverse Engineering Students in MA and NY

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Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 4:33pm

WALTHAM, Mass. and BROOKLYN, N.Y., June 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- National Grid today announced the launch of a scholarship program aimed at increasing diversity in engineering across Massachusetts and New York. The Company will begin accepting applications today and will select six candidates for the 2022-2023 academic year to each receive a $10,000 scholarship and a paid summer internship in National Grid's Massachusetts or New York business. Scholarship and internship recipients who continue to meet the program's criteria may continue receiving these benefits for up to four years.

Key Points: 
  • and BROOKLYN, N.Y., June 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- National Grid today announced the launch of a scholarship program aimed at increasing diversity in engineering across Massachusetts and New York.
  • Core to National Grid is the Company's Responsible Business Charter and an explicit commitment to forging a truly diverse, equitable and inclusive talent pool.
  • National Grid Engineering Scholarship Program Criteria:
    There is no requirement for the scholarship students to apply for or accept a position at National Grid, post-graduation
    The deadline for applications is June 30, 2022.
  • National Grid is focused on building a path to a more affordable, reliable clean energy future through our fossil-free vision .