‘Best Is Yet to Come’ for Energy Storage Technology

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 17:13:00 +0000

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Advancements in batteries, along with an improved regulatory environment and more investment, could make this decade the Roaring ’20s for energy storage. Many areas have been considered a focus for the

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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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Bigelow Tea Enhances Sustainability with a Vehicle-to-Grid System

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 02:08:21 +0000

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Sustainability is a buzzword that’s being bantered about up and down Wall Street, and corporate leaders have taken notice. Many companies have adopted environmental, social, and governance (ESG) initiatives, which are often tied to sustainability goals. In some cases, the pressure to do so has come from customers and/or investors, but in others, CEOs and […]

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Bigelow Tea Enhances Sustainability with a Vehicle-to-Grid System

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 02:08:21 +0000

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Sustainability is a buzzword that’s being bantered about up and down Wall Street, and corporate leaders have taken notice. Many companies have adopted environmental, social, and governance (ESG) initiatives, which are often tied to sustainability goals. In some cases, the pressure to do so has come from customers and/or investors, but in others, CEOs and […]

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Solar Microgrids Offer Pathway to Decarbonize Mining

Credit to Author: Jamie MacDonald-Murray| Date: Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:43:59 +0000

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Mining is an energy-intensive industry; digging, crushing, and processing minerals takes a lot of power, and mines often operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Like other industries, mining companies are seeking solutions to reduce their emissions; both for the sake of the planet and in response to increasing pressure from customers to […]

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Solar Microgrids Offer Pathway to Decarbonize Mining

Credit to Author: Jamie MacDonald-Murray| Date: Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:43:59 +0000

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Mining is an energy-intensive industry; digging, crushing, and processing minerals takes a lot of power, and mines often operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Like other industries, mining companies are seeking solutions to reduce their emissions; both for the sake of the planet and in response to increasing pressure from customers to […]

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Is a Microgrid Right for You?

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 16:16:03 +0000

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A microgrid is a discrete energy system consisting of distributed energy resources, such as solar panels, wind turbines, backup generators, and battery storage systems, and loads capable of operating in parallel with, or independently from, the main power grid. A microgrid generally operates while connected to the grid, but importantly, it can break off and […]

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A Look at the Year Ahead and How Microgrids Are Shaping the Power Industry

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 17:28:51 +0000

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2020 was a transformative year for the power sector, underlining both new challenges and potential opportunities. We not only saw how severe weather event threats, such as the wildfires and public safety power shutoffs in California, continued to illustrate the fragility of our existing centralized electric distribution system, but we simultaneously experienced the struggle of […]

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A Reactive Solution to Renewables’ Growth on the Grid

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 05:13:00 +0000

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Electricity transmission network operators are being tasked with adding more renewable energy resources to the power grid. The use of static VAR compensators (SVCs) is growing as a means to control voltage

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A Reactive Solution to Renewables’ Growth on the Grid

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 05:13:00 +0000

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Electricity transmission network operators are being tasked with adding more renewable energy resources to the power grid. The use of static VAR compensators (SVCs) is growing as a means to control voltage

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