New Rules, Incentives Shaping Solar-Plus-Storage Market

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 01 Feb 2023 05:21:00 +0000

An evolving regulatory environment, expanded tax credits, and moves for more reliability and resilience in the power space are impacting the growth of solar-plus-storage installations. Several state utility

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The POWER Interview: Benefits of Adding Storage to Solar Power Systems

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 22:38:25 +0000

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Utilizing energy storage with a solar power system is a way for power generators to help balance the supply of energy with demand for electricity. Energy storage can be used during periods when the sun isn’t shining, and it also help support periods of high demand for power along the grid. Many residential and commercial […]

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The POWER Interview: Benefits of Adding Storage to Solar Power Systems

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 22:38:25 +0000

solar-plus-storage

Utilizing energy storage with a solar power system is a way for power generators to help balance the supply of energy with demand for electricity. Energy storage can be used during periods when the sun isn’t shining, and it also help support periods of high demand for power along the grid. Many residential and commercial […]

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Texas Utility Will Close Remaining Coal-Fired Units

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2023 23:07:19 +0000

The largest municipally-owned electric and gas utility in the U.S. will close its remaining coal-fired power units by 2030. The board of trustees for San Antonio, Texas-based CPS Energy on Jan. 23 voted 4-1 to approve a plan to shutter the last two coal-burning units at the J.K. Spruce power plant. The plan, known as […]

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How to Reduce Risks at Distribution Pole Storage Sites

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Thu, 01 Dec 2022 05:08:00 +0000

Working with and around electrical distribution system poles is dangerous. Georgia Power has taken a proactive approach to reducing the risk, keeping safety first in its operations. In the electric utility

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We Don’t Need Base Load Power

Credit to Author: George Harvey| Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2022 17:35:22 +0000

Rick Perry, the former Governor of Texas and former Secretary of the Department of Energy, told Fox News in an interview that we need base load power. He believes we need base load power because it is what we use when we turn a light on at 2:00 in the morning. He’s wrong. But unfortunately, […]

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Kiewit Chosen as EPC Lead on Massive Nevada Solar Project

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 03 Mar 2022 15:48:49 +0000

Equipment suppliers and construction partners have been chosen for the $1.2 billion Gemini solar-plus-storage installation in Nevada, which when complete will be among the largest solar projects in the U.S. Oakland, California-based Primergy Solar, part of Australia-based Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners and Gemini’s developer, owner, and operator, on March 3 said it has chosen Kiewit Power […]

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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

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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

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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 […]

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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

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