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:

September 14, 2020

Clearway Breaks Ground on Community Solar Projects in Illinois

Community solar gives residents, businesses, universities, and municipalities option to choose local clean energy, lower bills SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) and Clearway Community Solar announced today that construction began on the company’s first community solar projects in Illinois. The four community solar farms under construction represent 12 MW of Clearway’s 60

August 27, 2020

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

August 10, 2020

Clearway Completes Financing on its Sixth Community Solar Fund

66 MWdc of Community Solar to be Constructed in New York, Massachusetts, and Illinois SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) announced today that it closed more than $180 million of debt financing for its Community Solar Fund 6 – a diversified portfolio of 19 projects totaling 66 MWdc that will serve commercial and

June 11, 2020

Clearway Energy Group Completes Construction on Texas Wind Project

419 MW Mesquite Star contracted with institutions and corporate customers, including Ecolab, Lowe’s, Intuit, and Brown University SAN FRANCISCO – Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) announced that it completed construction and brought online Mesquite Star, a 419 megawatt (MW) wind farm in Fisher County, Texas. Mesquite Star is contracted under an aggregation of long-term power agreements

June 9, 2020

Clearway’s solar and storage projects move Massachusetts closer to renewable energy goals

SAN FRANCISCO – Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) today announced the completion of Partridgeville and Wilmarth, two new community solar projects paired with energy storage. The projects reached commercial operations and completed commissioning in May. The projects will boost grid reliability and climate resiliency in the Commonwealth while also contributing to the state’s energy storage target

May 21, 2020

Northwestern and Clearway announce historic partnership to bring clean, renewable energy to Illinois

The University is the first major commercial subscriber to Clearway’s 60 MW community solar portfolio in Illinois Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) and Northwestern University (“Northwestern”) announced today that Northwestern has signed up for 11.9 megawatts (MW) of Clearway’s community solar projects in Illinois, the equivalent of taking 2,934 cars off the road each year. Northwestern’s

May 19, 2020

East Bay Community Energy and Clearway Energy Group Announce Partnership to Support Local COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Grants totaling $250,000 will help fund community-based organizations serving East Bay residents and businesses and supply personal protective equipment for frontline workers in Alameda County OAKLAND, CA – East Bay Community Energy (“EBCE”) and Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) announced the distribution of a community benefit fund to support COVID-19 relief efforts in Alameda County. The

May 15, 2020

Construction Started on Clearway’s 160 MW Rattlesnake Flat Wind Farm in Washington

Construction is on schedule with enhanced safety measures in effect SAN FRANCISCO – Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) announced that it recently began construction on Rattlesnake Flat, its 160 megawatt wind farm in Adams County, Washington. Blattner Energy, Inc. will lead construction as the EPC contractor, representing the third wind project Blattner Energy has constructed for

April 20, 2020

Clearway Energy, Inc. Announces Binding Agreements to Acquire and Invest in a Portfolio of Renewable Energy Projects

PRINCETON, NJ — Clearway Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CWEN, CWEN.A) (“Company”), today announced that, through indirect subsidiaries of the Company, it has entered into binding agreements related to the previously announced drop-down offer from Clearway Group (“CEG”) to acquire and invest in a portfolio of renewable energy projects. These agreements commit the Company, at closing, to

April 13, 2020

Clearway Welcomes Three New Hires to Leadership Team

SAN FRANCISCO– Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) announced this week the addition of three finance professionals to the company’s leadership team. Jay Stanford joins as the Vice President of Accounting, Natalie Jackson as the Head of Capital Markets, and Max Gardner as the Vice President of Corporate Finance, Treasury and Planning. “We’re thrilled to have Jay,

March 11, 2020

Clearway Completes Construction Financing on Rosamond Central

San Francisco, CA – Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) announced today that it closed debt financing for its 192 MW Rosamond Central solar project in Kern County, California. NordLB acted as the Coordinating Lead Arranger, while CIT and Zions served as Joint Lead Arrangers. Construction is led by McCarthy Building Companies and is targeted for completion

February 11, 2020

Clearway Completes Second Major Repowering Project in Texas

SAN FRANCISCO – Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”), through its ownership interest in Repowering Partnership II LLC, has completed its second wind repowering project. Wildorado, a 161 MW wind farm located in Oldham County, Texas, originally constructed in 2007, began post-repowering operations in January. Construction for the repowering was led by Mortenson and turbine equipment was

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Sep 23, 2020 08:59 pm 3 0

RT @SolarPowerWorld: Clearway breaks ground on four Illinois community solar projects @ClearwayEnergy -

Sep 14, 2020 09:22 pm 0 4

RT @SolarKelseyM: The four community solar projects will serve more than 1,800 residential and commercial subscribers in the ComEd service…

Sep 14, 2020 08:09 pm 0 2

We've broken ground on our first #communitysolar projects in Illinois! Community solar gives residents the option t…

Sep 14, 2020 05:54 pm 5 0

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Sep 02, 2020 12:46 am 0 0

@GermainLussier Thank you for bringing this to our attn. The safety of our communities & employees is our 1st prior…

Sep 02, 2020 12:44 am 1 0

Clearway is proud to join @LocalEnergy4All to promote local solar energy and encourage federal and state policymake…

Sep 01, 2020 06:04 pm 4 1

We're #hiring an Analyst, Capital Markets to join our team! This role advances solar and wind nationwide and work a…

Sep 01, 2020 01:26 pm 0 0

This week marks Clearway's second anniversary! We're proud of this team who in two short years has helped put hundr…

Sep 01, 2020 01:17 pm 4 1

We’re #hiring a Manager, Asset Management to help support a team responsible for commercial management of more than…

Aug 31, 2020 01:19 pm 1 2

We’re #hiring a Construction Project Manager to establish project objectives and oversee scheduling, budget, client…

Aug 28, 2020 03:36 pm 2 0

RT @RattlesnakeFlat: Blades are going on up at Rattlesnake Flat! #windenergy

Aug 27, 2020 04:41 pm 0 9

We're proud to work in an industry committed to supporting the communities where we work and live. Check out @SEIA'…

Aug 25, 2020 05:11 pm 1 1

We’re in search of a Solar Technician II to perform corrective, preventive, and emergency maintenance at our…

Aug 21, 2020 01:00 pm 0 0

We’re #hiring a Solar Technician II to oversee maintenance of our solar arrays in Massachusetts. Love problem solvi…

Aug 20, 2020 05:56 pm 4 4

Shout out to @Lowes @Intuit @BrownUniversity @Ecolab for their partnership on our 419 MW Mesquite Star wind farm in…

Aug 14, 2020 02:08 pm 14 7

The communities where we work and operate our wind projects are also the places we call home. We’re honored to serv…

Aug 13, 2020 02:04 pm 6 4

RT @SolarIndustry: .@CITgroup says its #Power and #Energy business served as lead arranger for approximately $185 million in financing for…

Aug 12, 2020 04:21 pm 0 3

It takes a village to expand access to wind energy & today we want to thank the legislators, grassroots organizers,…

Aug 12, 2020 01:06 pm 3 1

Thanks to @PowerFinRisk for inviting Johana Afenjar, Clearway’s Senior Director of Capital Markets, to join industr…

Aug 11, 2020 03:21 pm 1 0

#DYK: Wind Technician is the 2nd fastest growing job market in the US? Our Rattlesnake Flat Wind Farm in WA is crea…

Aug 11, 2020 01:04 pm 7 2

We are excited to announce the closing of our ‼️ SIXTH ‼️ Community Solar Fund! This 66 MWdc portfolio consists of…

Aug 10, 2020 02:45 pm 5 3

The past few months have underscored the critical role essential workers play in providing us with what’s most impo…

Aug 10, 2020 12:37 pm 14 4

RT @AEEnet: #Webinar Aug. 20 at 1pmET: Are renewables + #energystorage ‘Hybrids’ the future of #energy #power gen? Experts @NextEraEnergyR

Aug 05, 2020 06:19 pm 0 4

RT @TXAdvEnergyBiz: Join Us for an @AEEnet Webinar Aug. 20, 2pmCT: Are renewables + #energystorage ‘Hybrids’ the future of power gen? Exper…

Aug 05, 2020 06:19 pm 0 2

RT @AWEA: #WindPower Fact of the Day: Wind energy has some of the lowest environmental impacts of any source of electricity generation. Sin…

Jul 30, 2020 07:40 pm 0 19

RT @Energy_Leaders: Want to support #Cleanenergy in #Illinois? Curious about how #communitysolar works? Join us Thursday in partnership w/…

Jul 27, 2020 10:02 pm 0 5

RT @RattlesnakeFlat: Check out that rotor installation! #windenergy #windpower

Jul 23, 2020 06:25 pm 0 6

RT @AWEA: Another example of how #windpower helps leading companies like @Lowes reach company #sustainability commitments like reducing car…

Jul 21, 2020 10:14 pm 0 3

We often hear clean energy is sustainable, but power generation is just one part of the equation. Our blog by Ray K…

Jul 21, 2020 07:30 pm 3 1