energy Archive

30 Aug 2015

UET Backs Up Energy Storage Challenge To Tesla With More Flow Battery Info (CT Exclusive Interview)

The energy storage company UniEnergy Technologies claims that its flow battery costs “multiple times” less than Li-ion batteries like those used by Tesla UET Backs Up Energy Storage Challenge To Tesla With More Flow Battery Info (CT
29 Aug 2015

California Achieve’s New Utility-Scale Solar Energy Generation Peak Of 6.931 GW

Originally published on Solar Love. The state of California has achieved a new electricity generation peak record for utility-scale solar energy, according to recent reports. The new record of 6.391 gigawatts (alternating current, not direct current) was
28 Aug 2015

Aquion, Eguana complete field trials of remote energy storage system

Aquion Energy and Eguana Technologies have completed field demonstration of a remote energy storage system. CTBR – News
28 Aug 2015

Low-Cost Molten Salt Energy Storage Solution Wins Eureka Prize

Originally published on RenewEconomy. By Sophie Vorrath The University of South Australia researchers behind a low-cost energy storage solution that uses salt to store excess electricity have been honoured in Australia’s top science awards, winning the ANSTO
28 Aug 2015

Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners Eye Stake In Indian Project Developers

Brookfield Asset Management is planning a re-entry into the Indian renewable energy market following changes in the regulatory and financial environment. According to media reports, a subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management is evaluating investment opportunities in Indian
28 Aug 2015

Sharp integrates Energy Toolbase as software platform for SmartStorage system installations

Sharp Electronics’ energy systems and services group has integrated Energy Toolbase as its software platform of choice to calculate peak demand savings for SmartStorage energy storage system installations. CTBR – News
27 Aug 2015

UK Government Proposes Catastrophic Cuts To Renewable Energy Incentives

The UK’s Department of Energy and Climate Change has proposed to make calamitous cuts to the country’s renewable energy Feed-in Tariff scheme. Dark Days for UK Renewable Energy Ever since the re-election of the country’s Conservative Government
27 Aug 2015

US announces $1bn investments to advance clean energy technologies

US President Barack Obama has announced over $ 1bn of investments in Department of Energy (DOE) initiatives to advance the cause of new clean energy technologies. CTBR – News
26 Aug 2015

Ergon launches tender for 150MW of renewable energy projects in Queensland, Australia

Ergon Energy has launched a tender for 150MW worth of large scale renewable energy projects in Queensland, Australia. CTBR – News
26 Aug 2015

California’s 40 Years Of Energy Efficiency Efforts Have Saved $90 Billion In Utility Costs

Over the last 40 years, the state of California has been investing in energy efficiency initiatives, to the tune of about $ 1 billion per year, and these efforts have saved its residents some $ 90 billion