energy Archive

22 Dec 2014

CODA starts operation of largest behind the meter energy storage system in Los Angeles basin

CODA Energy has started operation of a 1,054kWh / 510kW behind the meter lithium-ion energy storage system in the Los Angeles basin. CTBR – News
20 Dec 2014

CODA Energy Installs Largest Behind-The-Meter Energy Storage System In Los Angeles Basin

CODA Energy, which was formed out of CODA Automotive when its electric car sales weren’t going too well, has just installed the largest behind-the-meter energy storage system in the Los Angeles basin. Using lithium-ion batteries, it is a 1,054kWh
20 Dec 2014

Chile’s Mineral Industry Is Mining Renewable Energy

Originally published on The Conversation. By John Mathews Mining is the fourth-largest energy consumer in Australia, using roughly 10% of Australia’s total. Some of this comes from the electricity grid — but much is supplied offgrid in
19 Dec 2014

E.ON commissions two new renewable energy projects in US

E.ON has commissioned a 211MW wind farm and 18MW solar plant in the US. CTBR – News
16 Dec 2014

Europe’s Largest Energy Storage Plant Began Its Trial Run

An interview with Nick Heyward, project manager of the 6MW/10MWh plant in Leighton Buzzard, Europe’s Largest Energy Storage Plant Began Its Trial Run was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other
16 Dec 2014

Terra Firma eyes selling stake in Infinis Energy

The European private equity firm Terra Firma is considering the sale of its 68.6% stake in Infinis Energy, a renewable energy company that owns onshore wind farms and landfills. CTBR – News
16 Dec 2014

Green energy displaced 11.9 million tonnes of CO2 emissions in Scotland in 2013

Green energy displaced 11.9 million tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in Scotland in 2013, according to latest figures revealed. CTBR – News
15 Dec 2014

EPA’s Energy Efficiency Action Week, & New Energy Star Home Advisor

A recent press release from the EPA (the US Environmental Protection Agency) announced the start of the Energy Star Home Advisor. Americans can use this an online tool to improve energy efficiency of their homes — saving money
14 Dec 2014

Panasonic “Smart Town” In Japan Centered Around Solar Energy & Storage

A new experimental “smart town” based especially around the technologies of solar energy and battery storage is being developed in Japan by Panasonic Corporation (along with other public and private partners), based on recent reports. The new
14 Dec 2014

430,000 Advanced Energy Jobs In California… Today!

According to the Advanced Energy Economy Institute, the advanced energy industry in California has about 431,800 jobs. The number of opportunities in this field is expected to grow 17% in the coming year, so that total could