Category Archives: residential solar storage

Reporter’s Notebook: Oil & gas venture capital investing autonomous vehicles, machine learning – Houston Chronicle
14 Jun
12:49

Reporter’s Notebook: Oil & gas venture capital investing autonomous vehicles, machine learning – Houston Chronicle

The self-driving car startup Aurora Innovation made headlines earlier this year when Amazon joined a $530 million funding round to advance its technology that aims in part to revitalize cities by reducing traffic. A less publicized investor in that round was the venture capital arm of the oil major Royal […]

Over 200 MW of solar approved in Virginia, 140 MW for Cypress Creek – pv magazine USA
14 Jun
12:30

Over 200 MW of solar approved in Virginia, 140 MW for Cypress Creek – pv magazine USA

A trio of projects have been approved by the state of Virginia which could greatly increase the state’s solar capacity. June 13, 2019 Tim Sylvia If you work for Cypress Creek Renewables, are a pro-renewables Virginian or just a solar proponent in general, chances are you’re having a pretty good […]

Lithium-ion Battery Market will grow at CAGR of 10% to hit $105 Bn by 2025 – Analysis by Size, Share, Production, Technological Trends, and Recent Development: Adroit Market Research – GlobeNewswire
14 Jun
12:29

Lithium-ion Battery Market will grow at CAGR of 10% to hit $105 Bn by 2025 – Analysis by Size, Share, Production, Technological Trends, and Recent Development: Adroit Market Research – GlobeNewswire

Dallas, Texas, June 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Owing to the expansion of increase in carbon emissions, automobile industry is shifting to from conventional fuel vehicles to electric vehicles. Production and usage of electric vehicles is projected to uplift the demand of energy storage batteries including lithium-ion. In addition, electric […]

North Dakota wind project rejected over wildlife concerns – Energy News Network
14 Jun
12:22

North Dakota wind project rejected over wildlife concerns – Energy News Network

FINANCE: As Minnesota opens Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing to new construction instead of just energy retrofits, officials expect hundreds of millions of dollars in new projects to qualify. (Energy News Network) STORAGE: Iowa economic development officials tentatively endorse a battery storage tax credit as part of a […]

AES Selected for EEI’s 2019 Edison Award for Launching the World’s Largest Solar PV Peaker Plant – Business Wire
14 Jun
12:21

AES Selected for EEI’s 2019 Edison Award for Launching the World’s Largest Solar PV Peaker Plant – Business Wire

ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) announced it has been selected for the Edison Electric Institute’s (EEI) 2019 Edison Award, the electric power industry’s most prestigious honor. A panel of former energy company chief executives selected AES for the 91st annual award for introducing the world’s largest solar and […]

AES Selected for EEI’s 2019 Edison Award for Launching the World’s Largest Solar PV Peaker Plant – Business Wire
14 Jun
12:19

AES Selected for EEI’s 2019 Edison Award for Launching the World’s Largest Solar PV Peaker Plant – Business Wire

ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) announced it has been selected for the Edison Electric Institute’s (EEI) 2019 Edison Award, the electric power industry’s most prestigious honor. A panel of former energy company chief executives selected AES for the 91st annual award for introducing the world’s largest solar and […]

Solar powered homes in the UK to receive payments for excess energy – Government Europa
14 Jun
12:09

Solar powered homes in the UK to receive payments for excess energy – Government Europa

© iStock/enviromantic Under a new scheme, new UK homes and businesses which generate solar energy will be able to sell excess electricity to suppliers. The Smart Export Guarantee will enable solar powered homes and properties running small scale renewable energy generators to claim payments for each unit of electricity which […]

PV industry calls for clarity on UK government’s 2050 emissions target – pv magazine International
14 Jun
12:07

PV industry calls for clarity on UK government’s 2050 emissions target – pv magazine International

Representatives of the UK solar industry have praised prime minister Theresa May’s plan to amend the 2008 Climate Change Act with a 2050 net zero emissions target while urging the government to articulate how it will achieve its goal. In particular, the industry has pointed to the need to eliminate […]

NSW promises details of solar and storage interest-free loans program soon – RenewEconomy
14 Jun
12:05

NSW promises details of solar and storage interest-free loans program soon – RenewEconomy

NSW parliamentary secretary for energy, Benjamin Franklin, says details of its new interest-free loans program to drive household investment in solar and storage will be released soon, and reiterated his government’s calls for the federal Coalition to take the National Energy Guarantee seriously. Franklin told the Australian Energy Storage conference […]

Solar installers can get Sense home energy monitoring at a discount via Dividend Finance – Solar Builder
14 Jun
12:03

Solar installers can get Sense home energy monitoring at a discount via Dividend Finance – Solar Builder

Dividend Finance has partnered with Sense to offer home energy monitoring to its nationwide network of solar installation partners. Through the partnership, solar providers can enroll in the Dividend-Sense program and purchase Sense energy monitors at a discount based on the combined buying power of the extensive Dividend network. /*** […]