Leveling the Market Playing Field for Hybrid Power Plants

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 14:13:10 +0000

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The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is an independent agency that, among other things, regulates the interstate transmission of electricity. Its ultimate mission is to “Assist consumers in obtaining economically efficient, safe, reliable, and secure energy services at a reasonable cost through appropriate regulatory and market means, and collaborative efforts.” In the past, FERC has […]

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Leveling the Market Playing Field for Hybrid Power Plants

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 14:13:10 +0000

The post Leveling the Market Playing Field for Hybrid Power Plants appeared first on POWER Magazine.

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is an independent agency that, among other things, regulates the interstate transmission of electricity. Its ultimate mission is to “Assist consumers in obtaining economically efficient, safe, reliable, and secure energy services at a reasonable cost through appropriate regulatory and market means, and collaborative efforts.” In the past, FERC has […]

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How Commercial and Industrial Facilities Benefit from On-Site Power

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 04:16:00 +0000

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Commercial and industrial companies can reap many rewards by taking a more hands-on approach in sourcing power. Incorporating solar, wind, and other forms of on-site generation—including combined heat and

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How Commercial and Industrial Facilities Benefit from On-Site Power

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 04:16:00 +0000

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Commercial and industrial companies can reap many rewards by taking a more hands-on approach in sourcing power. Incorporating solar, wind, and other forms of on-site generation—including combined heat and

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Electric Buses Get Solar Charging & Battery Backup On Martha’s Vineyard

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 26 May 2021 18:35:03 +0000

Half the buses on the island of Martha’s Vineyard are now electric. But the real news is that they will be recharged using solar energy.

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Sweet Deal—Hershey, Others Have Solar Pacts

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:09:30 +0000

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A well-known chocolate maker has announced two new clean energy partnerships as the company continues to increase its sustainability efforts. The Hershey Co. on April 20 said it has power purchase agreements (PPAs) to take electricity from two solar projects, one in North Carolina and another in Texas. Hershey, like many corporate power customers, has […]

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A Warmer Planet Brings Cold To Texas & Creates Challenges For Grid Operators

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 18:05:43 +0000

Texas is freezing. That’s a problem for ERCOT, the organization that manages the utility grid in much of the Lone Star state. The record low temperatures led many Texans to plug in their portable electric heaters to stay warm. That, in turn, made the demand for electricity higher than expected. And just as demand spiked, […]

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Nanogrid Could Hold Key to Clean Energy Future

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Mon, 01 Feb 2021 05:11:00 +0000

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The Orlando Utilities Commission’s (OUC’s) vision of a green energy future isn’t as far off as some people may think. The utility’s nanogrid is providing a testing ground for several innovative power

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Vistra Energizes Massive 1.2-GWh Battery System at California Gas Plant

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 15:04:56 +0000

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Vistra Energy, the nation’s largest competitive generator, has begun operating a 300-MW/1,200-MWh lithium-ion battery storage system on its 1,020-MW combined cycle gas turbine Moss Landing power plant site in Monterey County, California. The battery storage system is the largest of its type in the world in terms of size and scale, and it towers over […]

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