Elon Musk’s Recipe To Power The World With Renewables, Part 2 (Local Solar + Storage)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 23:42:46 +0000

In a previous article, I covered a recipe Elon Musk gave us for powering the world with renewables. He gave the overall plan, but obviously couldn’t give full details on the plan at the local level. During another part of the Q1 earnings call, he gave a lot more detail on how the local level […]

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Rethinking Hydropower for Energy & Environmental Sustainability

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Sun, 25 Apr 2021 02:30:30 +0000

A California company, Natel Energy, is hard at work developing a low-head, low-impact hydropower approach that addresses one of the leading concerns of new deployment — impacts to natural stream flows. Of course, if environmental mitigation strategies take too big a bite out of revenues, the effort is a nonstarter. At the same time, the company […]

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Tesla As 17 Different Companies

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 22:38:44 +0000

Covering a couple of Elon Musk tweets, I recently wrote an article titled “Tesla = Approximately A Dozen Startups.” The company is involved in several different hardcore tech efforts as well as broader business like insurance and seat production

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Large-Scale Virtual Power Purchase Agreement to Cover 100% of Henkel’s Electricity Demand in the US

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 16:33:50 +0000

Henkel accelerates climate action and renewable energy usage with plan to generate 100% of electricity needs with virtual wind power purchase

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Wasatch Energy Group & Sonnen Launch Landmark New Virtual Power Plant Projects in Apartment Complexes in California

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 02:00:18 +0000

Wasatch Energy Group and sonnen announce 3,000 home clean energy virtual power plant fleet, delivering over 60MWh of resiliency to California households

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Machine Learning: A Transformative Cleantech & Climate Technology Report Now Available

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 21:15:06 +0000

Policy makers, investors, entrepreneurs and researchers interested in taking advantage of machine learning to help our climate will find this useful

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Tesla May Offer German Customers Energy Options As Well As Cars

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 12 Aug 2020 02:52:07 +0000

Tesla solar roofTesla is asking potential customers in Germany what energy services they would like to be offered, from rooftop solar to residential storage and expanded charging options.

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Florida Community with Virtual Power Plant & Net-Zero Homes Moves Forward

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 18:17:12 +0000

Sarasota, FL and Miami, FL — Pearl Homes, the award-winning, innovative homebuilder, and originator of the world’s first certified LEED Zero Energy home in the world, has named Compass Development Marketing Group as the exclusive real estate agent for Hunters Point, the 148-unit coastal lifestyle community soon to be constructed in Cortez overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. 

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Kiwi Power Kicks Into High Gear With North American Launch

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Tue, 21 Jul 2020 13:00:42 +0000

UK-based Kiwi Power is kicking its distributed energy resource optimization technology business into high gear as it officially pushes into North American markets. Thanks to a long standing relationship with ENGIE, Kiwi Power is able to move into this lucrative new market having already secured its first customer in the region, ENGIE North America

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7 Bonus Solar + Storage Stories — Sonnen, Sunrun, Stem …

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 17:12:04 +0000

There’s only so much time in the day — a lesson I seem intent on not learning. We’ve published many solar energy articles in the past month and many energy storage articles, but here are 7 more solar plus storage (solar+storage) articles we just couldn’t dedicate full articles to

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