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Spain's capacity market fails EU competition test

Spain’s capacity market largely fails guidance published by the European Commission to help countries judge whether extra national support for coal, …

Kentucky Coal Mining Museum Invests in Solar Because It Will Save Money

<b>KITV: Kentucky Coal Museum Switching to Solar Power</b>You wouldn't expect a museum dedicated to the coal industry to run on anything other than coal -- …

Trump Administration

The Hidden Risks of Batteries: Child Labor, Modern Slavery, and Weakened Land and Water Rights

The meteoric rise of lithium-ion batteries in the transport and IT sectors has been spurred by demand for technologies that reduce carbon emissions …

Demand Energy Commissions Solar-Plus-Energy-Storage Microgrid at Manufacturing Facility in Costa Rica

LIBERTY LAKE, WA and ALAJUELA, COSTA RICA--(Marketwired - Dec 19, 2016) - Demand Energy, a leader in intelligent energy storage systems, and Rio …

Five Solar Hybrid Microgrids in Colombia

The Colombian government issued a mandate to expand the availability of electricity to the remote area of Acandi by building five solar hybrid …

Solar Power

Tesla Hooks Up An Entire Island With Solar Energy

Tesla will no longer be known as a company that just makes electric cars because following the acquisition of SolarCity, it’s now a proper clean …

80% Savings on Your Electricity Bill with Storage Solutions from SMA and LG Chem

“Photovoltaic power is less expensive than the electricity rate charged by regional utility companies in many European countries for private …

Clean Energy

Running the Numbers for Tesla’s Solar Roof: How Much Will It Cost You?

I’ve been getting a lot of questions about Tesla’s recently announced solar shingles. Based on the information I’ve seen, Tesla certainly has a …

Solar Power

Study Highlights Rise Of Microgrid Partnerships - Solar Industry

Microgrids are one of the hottest topics in the renewable energy world, and there is increasing interest in strategic partnerships in the microgrid …

Sungrow successfully installs the world’s largest PV & energy storage microgrid plant

Sungrow announced that the world’s largest PV & energy storage microgrid power plant with 13 MW of PV inverters and 7 MW of energy storage inverters, …

Energy Storage

6 Charts That Show the US Clean Energy Revolution Is Here

The U.S. Department of Energy has declared that we are in the midst of a revolution toward a low-carbon economy. Just a few years ago, it was clear …

Tesla wins contract for largest lithium-ion battery storage installation in world

Tesla wins contract to install 20MW/80MWh Powerpack for Southern California Edison Mira Loma Substation.

Southern California

Solar Microgrids in South Africa Electrify, Boost Economic Development

Solar microgrids in South AfricaAccenture Development Partnerships has teamed up with the University of Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development …

South Africa

The Eastern US Grid Can Handle More Renewables Than You Think

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory has found that the Eastern Interconnection, one of the largest power systems in the world, could accommodate …

These Companies Can Deploy A Mobile Microgrid in Days

Luckily, while traditional power projects take an average of nine years to deliver, new mobile microgrids can be deployed in hours or days. Here are …

Flow Battery Aspirant Imergy Has Let Go Its Staff and Is Selling Its Assets

Sherwood Partners, corporate undertaker, "has been engaged by Imergy to market and sell the Company’s assets, including all of its valued …

Geli Sets Its Software Sights on Australia’s Solar-Storage Market With $3M Investment

Australia is poised to become one of the fastest-growing markets for pairing rooftop solar with behind-the-meter batteries -- and Geli wants its …

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Growing Power Demand Will Propel Global Diesel Generator Market to $17.6 Billion by 2020, says GlobalData | GlobalData Energy

The global diesel generator market is set to grow from $14.7 billion in 2016 to $17.6 billion in 2020, representing a compound annual growth rate of …

Siemens Moves into Top Spot for Microgrid Vendors: Navigant

A new quarterly report from Navigant Research places Siemens in the top spot for capacity among microgrid vendors, followed by ABB. North America …

GE to Design Wind, Solar Energy Storage Project in India

GE last week said that its energy consulting business has been chosen by wind energy firm IL&FS Energy Development to examine the feasibility of …

Andhra Pradesh

The innovators: portable solar panels that can be unrolled like a carpet

John Hingley has developed a ‘micro-grid’ in a metal box that can be used for disaster relief, mining, and even festivals<p>Talk is not cheap in the mountains of Nepal. Getting a mobile phone charged can cost $5 in areas where there is no electricity and backpackers have to rely on diesel generators …

Clean Energy

How Fast is the Microgrid Market Growing, Really?

Credit: K. D. Schroeder<p>Two respected research firms regularly analyze and forecast market growth for microgrids. Both agree that microgrids will grow …

Rockefellers Dump Exxon Holdings That Made Family's Fortune

Descendants of John D. Rockefeller sold their Exxon Mobil Corp. stock and plan to dump all other fossil-fuel investments in the latest move against …

Energy

Wind adds the most electric generation capacity in 2015, followed by natural gas and solar

(Wed, 23 Mar 2016) Wind, natural gas, and solar made up almost all new electric generation capacity in 2015, accounting for 41%, 30%, and 26% of …

Natural Gas

Carnegie Wave Energy eyes island markets through $4.5m EMC deal

Powering islands and other remote communities through a combination of interconnected solar, wind and wave power plants is the focus of a $4.5 …

Renewable Energy

What Happened to Peak Oil?

Peak oil is the point at which global oil production peaks and can only go down. M. King Hubbert developed the theory of peak oil after observing …

Are Lithium-ion Batteries “GREENER” than Lead Acid?

There are many different ways you could consider a product to be more environmentally friendly or not than another. Li-ion batteries do not contain …

Clean Energy

Assessing the transformation of the grid in the United States

Since 2003, the GridWise Alliance’s vital voice has represented the diverse stakeholders that design, build and operate the electric grid, and has …

Administrative Law