Category Archives: residential solar storage

Watt It Takes: Terry Jester Reflects on Four Decades of Solar – Greentech Media
15 Jun
1:22

Watt It Takes: Terry Jester Reflects on Four Decades of Solar – Greentech Media

This week on Watt It Takes: Terry Jester has seen it all in her four-decade career in solar and electronics. As both an engineer and an executive, she’s learned that timing is everything in the energy business.  “I think as I’ve gotten older, I understand when best to strike…a good idea […]

Philadelphia City Council approves PGW’s $60 million liquified natural gas plant – StateImpact Pennsylvania
15 Jun
1:02

Philadelphia City Council approves PGW’s $60 million liquified natural gas plant – StateImpact Pennsylvania

June 14, 2019 | 10:18 AM Dana Bate, WHYY In a 13-4 vote, Philadelphia City Council approved a plan to build a $60 million liquified natural gas facility in Southwest Philadelphia. Passyunk Energy Center will be a public-private partnership between city-owned […]

Aldi’s gazebo bar lands tomorrow – summer parties will never be the same again – Ideal Home
15 Jun
1:01

Aldi’s gazebo bar lands tomorrow – summer parties will never be the same again – Ideal Home

Aldi’s gazebo bar lands tomorrow – summer parties will never be the same again Update floors with new on-trend Asda rugs – be quick, they’re selling fast! At home with Rylan – see his show-stopping kitchen makeover Source: https://www.idealhome.co.uk/news/aldi-gazebo-229129

New fuel cell could help fix the renewable energy storage problem – Science Magazine
15 Jun
1:00

New fuel cell could help fix the renewable energy storage problem – Science Magazine

Novel fuel cells can help store electricity from renewables, such as wind farms, by converting it into a chemical fuel for long-term storage and then changing it back to electricity when needed. iStock.com/Ron_Thomas By Robert F. ServiceMar. 12, 2019 , 1:00 PM If we want a shot at transitioning to […]

Solar Power: an end to load shedding in South Africa? – CSO Magazine
15 Jun
12:41

Solar Power: an end to load shedding in South Africa? – CSO Magazine

For residents and businesses in South Africa, Eskom has long been a source of frustration. Generating approximately 95% of the country’s electricity, the company holds a state-supported monopoly on the energy supply in South Africa – where rolling blackouts are a daily occurrence as the national grid falters.  Load shedding […]

Notre Dame president co-signs climate change accords with energy and investor executives at Vatican summit – ND Newswire
15 Jun
12:43

Notre Dame president co-signs climate change accords with energy and investor executives at Vatican summit – ND Newswire

Executives from among the world’s leading energy producers and investors concluded two days of Vatican-sponsored dialogue on energy transition Friday (June 14), with — for the first time — most signing statements of support for carbon pricing and disclosures on climate change risk. Leading the conference were His Eminence […]

Britain promises net-zero emissions by 2050 – Inhabitat
15 Jun
12:31

Britain promises net-zero emissions by 2050 – Inhabitat

Britain recently upped the ante on its commitment to fight climate change, promising to reach net-zero emissions by 2050. The new governmental plan is more ambitious than its original Climate Change Act from 2008, which pledged to reduce emissions by 80 percent. Prime Minister Theresa May claimed net-zero is a […]

Shediac joins Amherst in interprovincial smart grid project – Cumberland News Now
14 Jun
12:56

Shediac joins Amherst in interprovincial smart grid project – Cumberland News Now

SHEDIAC, N.B. — Combating climate change requires new and innovative approaches to electricity distribution. Upgrading infrastructure with new technologies will create jobs and lower energy costs while also protecting the environment by lowering carbon emissions. The federal government announced a $10.8-million investment in a smart grid project that will see […]

Site plan for new $29 million police headquarters approved by city, work to begin in August – Brentwood Home Page
14 Jun
12:50

Site plan for new $29 million police headquarters approved by city, work to begin in August – Brentwood Home Page

By RACHAEL LONG A site plan for the city of Brentwood’s new police headquarters was approved by the city’s Planning Commission earlier this month. The $29 million project has been in the works for years and is not projected for occupancy until the first quarter of 2021. The proposed site […]

Site plan for new $29 million police headquarters approved by city, work to begin in August – Brentwood Home Page
14 Jun
12:50

Site plan for new $29 million police headquarters approved by city, work to begin in August – Brentwood Home Page

By RACHAEL LONG A site plan for the city of Brentwood’s new police headquarters was approved by the city’s Planning Commission earlier this month. The $29 million project has been in the works for years and is not projected for occupancy until the first quarter of 2021. The proposed site […]