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Some of the world's most ambitious climate change legislation is currently under consideration in America. But the lawmakers in question aren't in D.C. — they're in Sacramento.
California lawmakers are intensely debating far-reaching goals to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
The bill contains three …Environment
Projects using low cost lithium-ion batteries are booming, transforming how energy is stored across the U.S.
Batteries that let utilities, businesses, and solar panel owners store energy is a rapidly growing market. And it’s not just because Tesla, the buzzy automaker, has given the so-called grid …Batteries
General Electric (GE) signed its largest energy storage deal to date to provide Coachella Energy Storage Partners with a 30-megawatt battery system …Batteries
A community’s ability to “island” itself by quickly and seamlessly disconnecting from the electrical grid and autonomously generating power …Energy
Photo: SempriusToday’s concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) technologies have shown promising potential for more efficient solar power. The latest systems …Energy
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SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—Aug. 20, 2015—Continuing its mission to deliver comprehensive energy storage solutions, GE (NYSE: GE) today announced it will …Energy
An energy storage study claims that prices for certain battery technologies will plunge by as much as 60% over the next five years. The report was …Batteries
Gov. Jerry Brown is working on an ambitious plan for transmitting electricity across state lines and bolstering California's role in the region, according to energy officials.
The plan would integrate PacifiCorp, a utility serving six Western states, into the electricity grid run by the California …California
Batteries undergoing testing (Photo: UCL Mathematical and Physical Sciences)
The key role energy storage will play in the electricity grids of the …Energy
*This is an amended version of the original article. A table has been removed, due to the risk of prices listed on it going out of date, and the …Batteries
Earlier this year, home energy received its biggest jolt since rooftop solar when Tesla Motors announced a home battery dubbed the Powerwall. Immediately useful for backup during power outages, the Powerwall also open a broader doorway into a world of home energy storage. When paired with rooftop …Energy
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Being pretty much smack dab in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, it's no great secret that Hawaii is utterly dependent on …Wind Power
Earlier this month President Obama launched an ambitious planto move states away from coal plants and towards more renewable energy generation. Now …Solar Power
California’s Tri Alpha Energy continues progress toward an alternative fusion reactorScientific Research
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Looking forward to green power generation, the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) has commissioned the first-ever hydropower …Sewage
Jim Rogers spent 25 years as the chief executive of electric and natural gas utilities in the U.S., the last seven as head of Duke Energy, the biggest electric power company in the country.
Now, in his retirement from the energy business, Rogers has taken on a new mission: Bringing electricity to …Energy
In a few months, Bethany Schweitzer and her husband hope to be generating most of their own electricity through solar panels installed on the roof of their house. Driven by a desire to live an eco-friendlier life, they crunched the numbers and sought approval for the panels from their homeowners …Green Living
Date: 4 August 2015
The IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter Compendium “Smart Grid: The Next Decade” is the first of its kind promotional compilation featuring …
Photo: Desiree Martin/AFP/Getty ImagesThe Spanish Canary island of El Hierro is preparing to become one of the first islands in the world to generate …Energy
Chicagoans will see a portion of their electricity bills rise in coming years because of new electric grid rules tied to the polar vortex, according to power auction results that were made public Friday.
The auction will increase part of the average ComEd residential customer's electricity bill in …Energy
Has the Clean Power Plan given nuclear energy the fuel it needs to win market acceptance? Beyond that government regulation, the Department of Energy is continuing to dole out part of a $217 million award to the maker of small nuclear reactors — ones that can be assembled in a factory and later …Energy
BIG CREEK, Calif. — Nestled high in the Sierra mountains among the pine and fir trees, a little-known man-made wonder may help resolve a pressing energy concern: how to store wind and sun power that the grid increasingly can't handle.
For nearly three decades, water has flowed down from the …Energy
SolarReserve says solar tower and storage plant will compete with coal on reliability and cost to power Chile's huge mining sector.Renewable Energy
On the Kona side of the Big Island of Hawaii, an industrial tower with a bunch of pipes is sitting amid swaying palm trees while making history. The tower has been tapping the water from the ocean beyond to produce electricity, which it’s been feeding to the grid since June.
This 100-kilowatt …Energy
Energy innovation and energy “transition” are today’s hot topics. President Barack Obama aims to have 20% of U.S. electricity come from wind and solar by 2030. Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has gone one better: A few weeks ago, she pledged that, within 10 years of her taking office, there …Energy
Published on August 21st, 2015 | by Guest Contributor
August 21st, 2015 by Guest Contributor
By Clayton Handleman
EVs charge mostly at night. As EV …Electric Vehicles
As homeowners wait for electric carmaker Tesla to start delivering its much-touted Powerwall, which will store solar energy for the home to use after …Energy