Whether its new projects, new partnerships, or new markets, Clearway is helping pave the way for renewable energy and making headlines with a focused viewpoint and honest voice. See our press releases and news clippings below. For all press inquiries please email:

December 4, 2019

Clearway Completes Its First Wind Repowering Project in Texas

SAN FRANCISCO – Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”), through its ownership interest in Repowering Partnership II LLC, has completed its first wind repowering project. Elbow Creek, a 122-MW wind farm located in Howard County, Texas, originally completed in 2008, began post-repowering operations in November. Construction for the repowering was led by Mortenson and turbine equipment was

November 22, 2019

US Wind Force Foundation Names West Virginia Area Grant Recipients

Local board selects recipients for Pinnacle Wind Farm’s $22,000 grant distribution Keyser, WV – November 21, 2018 – The US Wind Force Foundation, Inc. today announced the recipients of the ninth round of grants from its Community Benefit Fund associated with the Pinnacle Wind Farm, which is operated by Clearway Energy Group. Eighteen grants ranging

September 10, 2019

Clearway Energy Group Completes Construction on Three Hawai’i Solar Projects

The projects, including Hawai‘i’s largest, will help the state meet its 100 percent clean energy goal O‘AHU — Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”), in partnership with Hawaiian Electric Company, Kamehameha Schools, Moss Solar, and others, has brought online three grid-scale solar power projects on the island of O‘ahu that will significantly contribute to Hawai‘i’s goal of

September 9, 2019

Pinnacle Wind Farm’s 2020 Grant Application Now Open for Area Nonprofits

Community Benefit Fund to distribute $20,000 in grants administered by US Wind Force Foundation Keyser, WV – US Wind Force Foundation, Inc. today announced that it is accepting applications from qualified nonprofits for grant funding from the Pinnacle Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund. Pinnacle Wind Farm is indirectly owned and operated by Clearway Energy Group

June 18, 2019

Clearway Energy Group signs over 1,400 MW in wind turbine agreements in the past nine months

San Francisco –Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) has signed agreements for Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (“Siemens Gamesa”) to supply Clearway over 1,400 MW. Siemens Gamesa is providing varying wind turbine types to both build new projects and to repower existing projects in Oklahoma, Texas, Washington, and West Virginia. This week Clearway also announced the financial close

June 17, 2019

Clearway Energy, Inc. Announces Equity Commitment in Repowering Partnership

PRINCETON, NJ — Clearway Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CWEN, CWEN.A) (“Company”), today announced that, through an indirect subsidiary of the Company, it has entered into binding equity commitment agreements in the previously announced partnership with Clearway Group to enable the repowering of two of its existing wind assets, Wildorado and Elbow Creek. These agreements commit the

May 13, 2019

Clearway Energy Group Closes Financing and Starts Construction on 419 MW Texas Wind Farm

Last week, Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) closed financing and commenced construction on Mesquite Star, a 419-megawatt (MW) wind farm in Fischer and Nolan counties in Texas. Mizuho led the bank group, including KeyBank, MUFG, and Santander, that will provide a loan to finance construction of the wind farm. BHE Renewables is providing a tax equity

April 30, 2019

Clearway Celebrates Opening of Community Solar Farms Across Hudson Valley

Poughkeepsie, NY – April 30, 2019: Clearway Energy Group yesterday welcomed state and local officials, community partners and industry leaders for a “Solar Farm-to-Table” gathering to launch Clearway’s Underhill Community Solar Farm as well as Clearway’s broader Community Solar fleet in New York that recently became active in 2019.  The event was co-hosted by Poughkeepsie-based

March 19, 2019

Avista Selects Clearway Energy Group’s Rattlesnake Flat Wind Project for Power Purchase Agreement

SPOKANE, Wash. – March 19, 2019: Avista, through a request for proposal issued in June 2018, has selected to purchase power generated by the proposed Rattlesnake Flat Wind project in Adams County, Washington. Rattlesnake Flat Wind, a wind energy facility permitted and being developed by renewable energy developer Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”), will provide Avista

February 28, 2019

Clearway Energy Group and Hawaiian Electric Approved to Develop 75 MW of Low-Cost Renewable Energy on O’ahu

HAWAII – On Monday, the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC) approved power purchase agreements between Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) and Hawaiian Electric Company for the construction of two solar projects on O’ahu: Mililani I Solar and Waiawa Solar Power. The power purchase agreements were previously executed and submitted for review by the PUC in December

February 4, 2019

Clearway Community Solar Partners with Hudson Valley Community Supported Agriculture Coalition

New York, NY – February 4, 2019 – Clearway Community Solar today announced a new partnership with the Hudson Valley Community Supported Agriculture Coalition to underwrite a fund designed to expand Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programming and help bring more local, farm-fresh produce to underserved communities. Clearway Community Solar has committed $10,000 to the CSA

January 22, 2019

NRG Community Solar is Now Clearway Community Solar

New York, NY – January 22, 2019 – NRG Renewables and its Community Solar division, NRG Community Solar, have formally become Clearway Community Solar under a new parent company, Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”). Clearway is one of the largest Community Solar providers in the United States, committed to expanding access to solar power while providing

We're excited to announce that the 2019 Pinnacle Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund Grant recipients have been select…

Nov 22, 2019 06:26 pm 1 2

We are proud to support American Wind Wildlife Institute's (AWWI) work & excited to join the board. Clearway & AWWI…

Nov 22, 2019 01:45 pm 1 0

Clearway is #hiring a #renewables project management #intern to support our #Scottsdale team in developing project…

Nov 21, 2019 12:03 am 1 0

Farmers across the country are using #solar to shore up the bottom line. @ENERGY reports the number of farm acres d…

Nov 18, 2019 06:09 pm 1 0

Barry Matchett and Zadie Oleksiw from Clearway’s external affairs team had a blast chatting all things #solar at…

Nov 15, 2019 09:49 pm 4 0

Community solar means that all American households and businesses can access clean, affordable and local renewable…

Nov 13, 2019 07:33 pm 5 1

Calling all compliance gurus! Clearway is #hiring a NERC Engineering Manager to implement the Electric Regulatory C…

Nov 13, 2019 02:20 pm 0 0

Last week our very own Grace Hsu spoke with @UCBerkeley students about career opportunities in clean energy. Thanks…

Nov 12, 2019 08:11 pm 3 0

RT @AWEA: "Wind has been a great fit for me & has helped me reintegrate into civilian life. I finally have a career that offers stability &…

Nov 11, 2019 09:27 pm 0 6

We’re proud to work alongside more than fifty veterans within Clearway and thousands more across the clean energy i…

Nov 11, 2019 07:14 pm 16 5

This Veterans Day we’re proud to welcome the men & women who served our country to a career in renewable energy and…

Nov 11, 2019 06:00 pm 1 0

Happy Friday! Don't know about you, but we're headed into the weekend like.... ☀🏋😎

Nov 08, 2019 02:29 pm 2 0

Clearway’s FP&A team is growing! We’re #hiring a Sr. Analyst to develop & support the financial and strategic plans…

Nov 04, 2019 07:54 pm 0 0

If you're in the market for a clean energy future, you're in good company. We’re #hiring a Sr. Manager to develop f…

Nov 04, 2019 07:12 pm 1 0

Two things: 1) You're never too old to dress up for Halloween 🎃and 2) there should be more than one day a year to w…

Oct 31, 2019 09:52 pm 4 0

Great to hear from Dan Burgess, Director of the Governor’s Energy Office in Portland, ME, today! From a new Climate…

Oct 30, 2019 12:35 am 2 0

We're proud to be a part of NY's thriving #communitysolar scene and to invest in growing the local clean economy fo…

Oct 29, 2019 04:40 pm 7 1

A career in #cleanenergy is a career you can count on. If you have strong analytical skills, enjoy working in a col…

Oct 28, 2019 04:01 pm 2 0

Interested in analyzing and forecasting the financial future of the clean economy? Join our team! We’re #hiring a S…

Oct 25, 2019 07:03 pm 2 0

If you want to dive into troubleshooting, maintaining, & repairing solar PV systems, then it’s time to consider a c…

Oct 23, 2019 03:26 pm 1 1

We’re #hiring a Community Solar Project Development Manager to drive the development and commercial execution of so…

Oct 23, 2019 12:16 am 4 3

Our team from the Laredo Ridge & Elkhorn Ridge wind farms in Nebraska participated in the Boone Central Middle Scho…

Oct 22, 2019 09:46 pm 0 0

What if we could grow our own #energy in vast open fields where we could harvest the rays of the sun and everyone c…

Oct 22, 2019 04:51 pm 2 1

“About 4% of the U.S. workforce is employed in a 'green economy' that generates $1.31 trillion in annual revenue, o…

Oct 16, 2019 07:16 pm 2 0

Thank you to MA Attorney General Maura Healey & @mitenergy for a lively discussion on solar consumer protection thi…

Oct 16, 2019 02:51 pm 7 3

We're proud to help Hawaii reach its goal of 100% renewable energy by 2045 with clean, affordable and local #solar

Oct 16, 2019 02:44 pm 9 6

We are all inspired by the idea of 100% clean energy by 2050. Now the question is: how do we reach major interim go…

Oct 15, 2019 06:01 pm 3 1

Calling all Maine residents: you now have access to clean energy choices & savings! #Communitysolar allows Maine fa…

Oct 09, 2019 07:25 pm 4 2

Do you dream of a world powered by clean energy? Can you balance a budget in your sleep? Wake up and help EXCELerat…

Oct 09, 2019 04:30 pm 2 0

Great to hear from @SenCapito this morning at the West Virginia Energy Summit. We're proud to operate the Pinnacle…

Oct 08, 2019 02:07 pm 1 0