energy Archive

26 Feb 2015

32,000 Jobs Could Be Created By Illinois Renewable Energy Legislation

A bill that would make changes to Illinois’ Renewable Portfolio Standard might create 32,000 clean energy jobs, according to its backers. 32,000 Jobs Could Be Created By Illinois Renewable Energy Legislation was originally published on CleanTechnica. To
26 Feb 2015

AORA Solar And Ethiopia Delegation Meet In Spain On Solar Energy Collaboration

Last December, I covered AORA Solar and Ethiopia about a preliminary agreement with the Ethiopian government to pilot AORA’s Tulip solar-hybrid system. AORA’s solution functions on sunlight during the day, and seamlessly switches to run on bio-fuels at
26 Feb 2015

California Schools Save $1 Million On Energy Storage-EV Charging Combo

Combining energy storage and EV charging will help five California schools and colleges smooth out power demand and save $ 1 million on their electric bills California Schools Save $ 1 Million On Energy Storage-EV Charging Combo
26 Feb 2015

US DOE launches third round of START program to advance tribal renewable energy projects

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has launched the third round of Strategic Technical Assistance Response Team (START) Renewable Energy Project Development Assistance program to assist tribals focus on clean energy development. CTBR – News
25 Feb 2015

Inox Wind Announces $750 Million Wind Energy Investment In India

Yet another company has announced a big investment in the Indian renewable energy sector for the resource-rich state of Gujarat. One of the fast-emerging wind energy solutions providers, Inox Wind, has announced that it will invest $
25 Feb 2015

Apple Data Center Announcement Hints At New Wind Energy Storage System

We’re wondering if new cutting edge wind energy storage systems are part of the two new €1.7 billion Apple data centers just announced for Europe Apple Data Center Announcement Hints At New Wind Energy Storage System was
24 Feb 2015

Texas Wind Energy Provided 10% In 2014

The Texas wind energy industry provided more than 10% to the 2014 electricity mix, according to the state’s grid operator. According to the the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, by way of the US Energy Information Administration, wind
24 Feb 2015

SDG&E combines electric vehicles and energy storage systems into CAISO markets

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is integrating electric vehicles (EVs), aggregated with energy storage systems into the California Independent System Operator’s (CAISO) energy markets. CTBR – News
23 Feb 2015

Constellation Wins $45 Million Prison Contract To Implement Solar + Energy Efficiency At FCC Coleman In Florida

A $ 45 million contract to implement energy + water efficiency measures, and to install a 2 megawatt (MW) solar system, at the Federal Correctional Complex in Coleman, Florida (FCC Coleman), was recently awarded to the company
23 Feb 2015

Southern Power buys two solar projects in US from Tradewind Energy

Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power has acquired two photovoltaic (PV) solar projects in Georgia, US, from Tradewind Energy. CTBR – News