Researchers Bring More Reliable Electricity to Puerto Rican Microgrids

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Sun, 18 Sep 2022 01:49:58 +0000

Oak Ridge National Laboratory are partnering with local organizations, nonprofits and universities to build resilience into independent microgrids

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Slashing Commercial Emissions through Microgrids as a Service

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2022 14:13:23 +0000

Transportation as a Service (TaaS) is a concept most of us are familiar with — instead of buying your own car, you pay for people to transport you to where you want to go. (Uber — we’re talking about Uber.) We’re also all familiar with microgrids. In simple terms, they are small electricity grids. But […]

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New Australia Lithium Mine For Ford, LG, & Tesla Lithium To Be Powered By Giant Off-Grid Solar, Wind, & Battery Project

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2022 00:33:28 +0000

Australia is a top source of lithium for EV batteries. Much of the world’s lithium used for such purposes comes from there. Now we’ve got news of a major lithium mine in Australia using batteries as well as solar and wind energy in order to mine more cleanly and — importantly for the miners — […]

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Stryten Energy Applauds Investments in Energy Security & U.S. Manufacturers With Passage Of Inflation Reduction Act

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2022 21:35:03 +0000

The Inflation Reduction Act tax incentives are expected to accelerate the adoption of domestic flow battery technology to help achieve energy independence powered by sustainable sources.

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Resilient Energy – How The Bahamas Can Be A Model

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sun, 31 Jul 2022 01:35:44 +0000

Great Abaco in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian struck in September, 2019. Source: U.S. Customs and Border PatrolThe Bahamas are used to energy disruptions. In 2017, Hurricane Irma slammed into Ragged Island at the southern tip of The Bahamas. The Category 5 storm destroyed the small island and wreaked havoc for its 100 residents. This was only one of multiple Category 4 and 5 hurricanes to hit The Bahamas in the past […]

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How The Storm-Ravaged Bahamas Can Be A Model For Resilient Energy

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sun, 31 Jul 2022 01:37:44 +0000

Great Abaco in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian struck in September, 2019. Source: U.S. Customs and Border PatrolIn 2017, Hurricane Irma slammed into Ragged Island at the southern tip of The Bahamas. The Category 5 storm destroyed the small island and wreaked havoc for its 100 residents. This was only one of multiple Category 4 and 5 hurricanes to hit The Bahamas in the past seven years, leaving thousands homeless, destroying electric […]

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AMDA Publishes Key Findings of Its Flagship Benchmarking Africa’s Minigrids Report 2022

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 22:15:31 +0000

The Africa Minigrid Developers Association (AMDA), has released the key findings from the second edition of its Benchmarking Africa’s Minigrids report. The Benchmarking Africa’s Minigrids report is AMDA’s flagship report. AMDA is an industry association created by minigrid developers to boost the health of the sector and deliver on global renewable energy access objectives. Although […]

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Bushveld Energy Secures Funding For 3.5 MW Solar PV + 1 MW / 4 MWh Vanadium Redox Flow Battery For Vametco Mine

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 04 Jul 2022 20:05:14 +0000

As the world races to decarbonize, there is growing focus on increasing the penetration of variable renewables such as solar and wind. This means that there will be a critical need for large scale storage systems for various energy storage applications. More importantly, long duration storage will play a key role. Redox flow batteries have […]

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The POWER Interview: Schneider Electric’s New Microgrids Leader Plans for the Future

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 19:34:05 +0000

The use of microgrids to produce a reliable and resilient supply of power continues to grow, with several companies delivering new and innovative technologies to provide electricity for a growing number of industries. Microgrids have always been front and center at POWER’s Distributed Energy Conference (DEC), with the event featuring case studies over the past […]

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