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Published on May 25th, 2015 | by James Martin II
May 25th, 2015 by James Martin II
Australians now have access to some of the cheapest electricity in …Energy
Even Australia’s energy minister, Ian Macfarlane said it, so it must be true: Battery storage is about to change the energy system, both in Australia …Australia
Capacity payments and fossil energy can be made redundant by electric cars, writes Teodora Serafimova.Teodora Serafima is an advisor to Bellona …Energy
Every night, more than a billion people live in the dark when the sun goes down. They experience a different world than that of people in developed countries. Their only source of light, where available, comes from kerosene – a fuel that is expensive, dirty and potentially dangerous. Consequently, …Energy
Chinese solar giant Trina Solar has quietly unveiled its first energy storage offering, with the launch of a small range of lithium-ion batteries …Batteries
PowerTech Systems has implemented custom Lithium-Ion batteries associated with smart inverter-chargers for international customers, which are in …Batteries
Published on May 15th, 2015 | by Guest Contributor
May 15th, 2015 by Guest Contributor
Originally published on Energy Post.
By Michael McElfresh
The spread …Batteries
Open Smart Grid Protocol Alliance Plan to Fix its Weak Crypto | Threatpost | The first stop for security news
The Open Smart Grid Protocol Alliance, which recently came under fire for a weak crypto implementation in its protocol, will upgrade existing …Protocol
Did you know how much electricity the world consumes every year? According to the statistical data from the Index Mundi website, the …Energy
The Supreme Court announced Monday that it will review whether a federal agency may require electric market operators to compensate customers who lower their consumption of electricity during peak demand hours.
The court said it would determine whether the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) …Energy
The world’s first large scale solar tower and storage facility is scheduled to start electricity production within the next two weeks, with full …Concentrated Solar Power
Picture: Tesla's lithium-ion home storage system.
In the previous article, we have seen that many life cycle analyses (LCAs) of solar PV systems have …Energy
I can still remember my vacation in Hawaii: walking on beautiful white-sand beaches; snorkeling in the cool, clear waters; and hiking on the rocky …Batteries
In the first part of this two-part blog series, I documented predictions that solar homeowners would combine batteries with solar panels to achieve …Energy
ITP will analyse the performance of six major lithium-ion battery brands, comparing them to existing and advanced lead-acid battery technologies to …Energy
Tesla’s battery business isn’t just about putting Powerwall units into solar-roofed homes. Commercial and industrial (C&I) customers pay a lot more …Batteries
Japan ‘could lead Asia Pacific’s smart grid market’
Japan’s plans to boost energy efficiency could make it one of the top markets in …Japan
USDA Announces Funding for Smart Grid and 1,000 miles of line on 80th Anniversary of Rural Electrification
WASHINGTON, May 11, 2015 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that USDA is providing more than $100 million in loans to build or …Electrical Grid
Special post by Bruce Lin and Matthew Klippenstein
There’s an MBA joke about scaring your clients by asking them “What’s your China strategy?”.
Grid-interactive water heaters (GIWHs) add bidirectional control to electric resistance water heaters, allowing a utility or third-party aggregator …Batteries
In 2005, who would have thought that by 2015 the U.S. would be nearly independent of oil outside of North America, an electric vehicle would have won …Energy
Tesla’s new stationary storage units have everyone talking about distributed batteries. But is the U.S. market ready for them?
This week, we’ll talk …Cleantech
Published on May 9th, 2015 | by Zachary Shahan
May 9th, 2015 by Zachary Shahan
[Full Disclosure: I’m long TSLA & SCTY.]
Since the Tesla Powerwall news …Energy
A massive study on solar power by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology came to two main conclusions: Solar energy holds the best …Renewable Energy
"Hawaii Will Soon Get All Of Its Electricity From Renewable Sources"
Hawaii has the highest solar penetration in the nation, with one …Electricity
Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors (TSLA) is not one to back down from a challenge. He built the first viable private space flight company, SpaceX, which …Energy
NEW YORK–You know all about the promise of “always-on” Internet connected appliances and other digital products. Heck, you may well already own an Internet washing machine, fridge or other connected device. What you may not have considered is the hidden cost of such devices and machines–during a …Computer Hardware
6 May 2015
Alstom has been selected by the Himachal Pradesh state electricity board in India to lead a smart grid pilot project.
Developed at the Kala …India