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Dow Jones Stock Market Today – Utilities Up On Renewable-Energy Optimism – Utilities Roundup

Shares of power producers rose amid demand for renewable-energy producers.

The Biden administration plans to give wind-power developers access to more of the Atlantic Coast and start a slate of new environmental reviews in an attempt to jump-start the country’s offshore wind business.

Solar photovoltaic installations should see a 27% year-on-year increase in 2021 despite higher module prices and freight costs, according to research firm IHS Markit.

Shares of leading renewable energy producer NextEra Energy rose, reaching the flat line on the year-to-date.

 

Write to Rob Curran at rob.curran@dowjones.com

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March 29, 2021 17:15 ET (21:15 GMT)

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Dow Jones Stock Market Today – Utilities Up On Renewable-Energy Optimism – Utilities Roundup

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