Energy News


The Engineer
7/17/2018

Orkney was home to the UK’s first grid-connected turbine There are currently 7,063 onshore wind turbines operating in 1,529 projects around Britain, with a combined operational capacity of 12GW. These figures come from RenewableUK, which estim

Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners, a global investment manager specializing in lower carbon and renewable energy infrastructure assets, has announced the 690 MW Gemini Solar Project in Nevada, to be located on nearly 44,000-acres of Bureau of Land M

Ask a Solar Vet: Thinking of storage in a matrix, with ESA’s Kelly Speakes-Backman
The worlds of solar and energy storage are coming together more closely all the time. We spoke with Kelly Speakes-Backman, CEO at Energy Storage Association, the trade association for the energy storage industry and the leading voice for companies t

McCarthy Building Companies Inc. has begun construction on the 20 MW Cumberland Solar Project in Elmont, Alabama, located on 130 acres approximately 20 miles northwest of Huntsville. Silicon Ranch, one of the nation’s largest independent solar power
Feed The Grid
7/17/2018

Global electricity investments exceeded those in oil and gas for the second year running in 2017 due to more spending on grids but renewable energy investment fell after years of growth, the International Energy Agency said on Tuesday...

Sandia researchers named fellows of The Combustion Institute
LIVERMORE, Calif. — Sandia National Laboratories researchers Robert Barlow and Jacqueline Chen are among 125 members who have been named inaugural fellows of The Combustion Institute. As dedicated members of the international combustion community, f

EIA presents updated long-term projections of world energy supply and demand with the release of International Energy Outlook 2018. This year's Outlook focuses on the uncertainty in economic projections for three key high-growth regions: China, Indi
JDSupra
7/16/2018

Focus - California slashes emissions, hits major greenhouse gas goal years early - SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE - Jul 13 In a major win for California’s fight against global warming, the state appears to have hit its first target for cutting greenhouse..
Business Wire
7/17/2018

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Navigant--A new report from Navigant Research examines global market forecasts for energy storage power conversion systems (PCS) pricing and annual market size, broken out by segment, component, and region, extendin

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EVgo equips public fast chargers with second-life batteries

EVgo equips public fast chargers with second-life


Nuance Energy awarded contract for 6-MW in solar from LA Department of Water and Power

Nuance Energy awarded contract for 6-MW in solar


Apple launches new clean-energy fund in China

Apple launches new clean-energy fund in China


Foley Power Solutions installs Caterpillar solar-plus-storage microgrid in Kansas City

Foley Power Solutions installs Caterpillar


Coalition Protests Delta Tunnels Tax as MWD Revotes on $11 Billion to finance WaterFix

Coalition Protests Delta Tunnels Tax as MWD