Solar Drives Down Price for ISO-NE Power

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 15:50:13 +0000

The post Solar Drives Down Price for ISO-NE Power appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Silicon Valley-based SunPower on March 16 said it has secured grid capacity for about 11 MW of power after a winning bid in ISO New England’s 14th Forward Capacity Auction (FCA), in which companies predict the cost of making power in 2023. The auction, which closed in February, saw a record low price of $2 […]

The post Solar Drives Down Price for ISO-NE Power appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more

Blue Nova Launches The MegaBoy 1 MWh Storage Product

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sat, 22 Feb 2020 04:57:56 +0000

The MegaBoy 250 kW, 1 MWh containerised intelligent Energy Storage System. Picture by Nicholas MutizeBlue Nova Energy, a member of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange Listed Reunert Group, looks to be ramping up nicely and has just launched the MegaBoy

Read more

Engineering Group: American Gas Turbines Will Remain Relevant But Need Advancement

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 14:26:45 +0000

The post Engineering Group: American Gas Turbines Will Remain Relevant But Need Advancement appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Given current trends, the U.S. gas turbine industry is set to play a critically important role in power generation, aircraft propulsion, and the oil and gas industry “for decades to come,” but it could benefit from prioritized research and development (R&D) and technological leadership, a new publication from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and […]

The post Engineering Group: American Gas Turbines Will Remain Relevant But Need Advancement appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more

Q&A With James Greenberger: Top Trends & New Innovations In Energy Storage

Credit to Author: Sponsored Content| Date: Sun, 10 Nov 2019 12:00:53 +0000

James GreenbergerRapid solar industry growth has powered the innovation and utilization of energy storage. Noticing the increasing integration and emerging complementary opportunities, the Intersolar North America team made a conscious decision to incorporate energy storage more fully into the 2020 event content. They recently interviewed James Greenberger, the Executive Director of NAATBatt International

Read more

Top 5 Energy Storage Trends of the Year

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 02:38:56 +0000

The post Top 5 Energy Storage Trends of the Year appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Energy storage has been the hot topic in solar and e-mobility over the last couple years, and it’s only getting hotter. Last year, energy storage installations in the U.S. totaled 311 MW and 777 MWh, up from next to nothing six years prior, and this is just the beginning. Wood Mackenzie and Energy Storage Association […]

The post Top 5 Energy Storage Trends of the Year appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more

What’s Driving the Rise of Behind-the-Meter Distributed Energy Resources

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Tue, 01 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0000

The post What’s Driving the Rise of Behind-the-Meter Distributed Energy Resources appeared first on POWER Magazine.

A substantial shift in implementation of distributed energy resources (DERs) is on the horizon with the collision of new technologies and higher energy demand. Innovation is spawning an abundance of potential

The post What’s Driving the Rise of Behind-the-Meter Distributed Energy Resources appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more

Investments in Storage Grow as Project Costs Come Down

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 20:51:35 +0000

Venture capital investments in battery storage companies and projects rose significantly year-over-year through the first six months of 2019, according to a report from Mercom Capital Group. That level of activity is consistent with the growth in energy storage noted by speakers on July 24 at the Storage Week Plus conference in San Francisco, California. […]

The post Investments in Storage Grow as Project Costs Come Down appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more

Blockchain Pilot Shows Promise for Grid Balancing

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Sat, 01 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0000

A blockchain pilot wrapped up by European transmission operator TenneT and storage solutions provider sonnen Group this May showed “tremendous potential” when used to network decentralized home storage

The post Blockchain Pilot Shows Promise for Grid Balancing appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more

Duke Energy Projects Lead Carolinas’ Solar Expansion

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 14:06:32 +0000

Duke Energy on April 17 announced it will develop six utility-scale solar power projects in North Carolina, among 14 solar projects chosen as part of the state’s Competitive Procurement of Renewable Energy (CPRE) program. The 14 projects—10 in North Carolina and four in South Carolina—could cost as much as $772.5 million to build according to […]

The post Duke Energy Projects Lead Carolinas’ Solar Expansion appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more

Storage ITC Bill Gains Key Industry Backers

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:37:26 +0000

Legislation recently introduced in the U.S. House that would expand the federal solar investment tax credit (ITC) to energy storage technologies has gained the backing of major trade groups  representing the solar, hydropower, and wind sectors. The Energy Storage Tax Incentive and Deployment Act (H.R. 2096), introduced on April 4 by Reps. Mike Doyle (D-Pa.), […]

The post Storage ITC Bill Gains Key Industry Backers appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more