energy Archive

25 Apr 2014

HELMETH Project to Store Solar, Wind Energy in Natural Gas

The HELMETH EU project coordinated by the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) aims to use surplus solar and wind power for the production of chemical energy carriers. Read more » The Daily Fusion
24 Apr 2014

US Solar Energy Capacity Grew An Astounding 418% From 2010-2014

Solar energy’s rapid growth in America is evident – even casual observers will note the proliferation of solar photovoltaics (PV) across the country. But sheer size is usually illustrated best by statistics, and in this case, the
24 Apr 2014

Material That Prevents Plastic From Aging to Benefit Energy Industry

A new material that prevents plastic from aging has been developed by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australia (CSIRO)—offering significant environmental and cost savings for the energy industry. Read more » The Daily Fusion
24 Apr 2014

Alstom secures contract to expand and modernize energy management system in India

Alstom T&D India has secured a INR670m ($ 11.02m) contract from Power Grid Corporation Limited (PGCIL) for the expansion and modernization of the energy management system of various control centres in north east India. CTBR – News
23 Apr 2014

Eguana bags new supply order from Sonnenbatterie for solar energy storage products

Canadian energy storage products manufacturer Eguana Technologies has signed a new supply agreement with German firm Sonnenbatterie for solar energy storage products. CTBR – News
23 Apr 2014

Electrovaya to supply energy storage products to mining industry

Canadian firm Electrovaya has secured its first energy storage purchase order worth nearly CAD$ 0.75m from the mining industry. CTBR – News
22 Apr 2014

The Opportunity To Overturn 3 Costly Values In Our Energy System

Earlier this year I worked as an election judge for the city of Minneapolis.  It was the city’s second experience with ranked choice voting, a system where instead of voting for a single candidate, you get to
22 Apr 2014

New Method Of Harvesting Renewable Energy From Flushing Toilets (VIDEO)

Originally published on Ecopreneurist. Finding new and different methods of harvesting renewable energy is a key component of building a more sustainable future, and while solar power, wind power, and ocean energy are often the focus of large-scale renewables research,
21 Apr 2014

Where Is The Real Innovation In Wind Energy?

Wind energy is a tremendous success story world wide, with staggering amounts of innovation. It isn’t given sufficient credit for that and is even unfairly attacked by those opposed to it as old technology. Every aspect of
21 Apr 2014

FLS Energy issues RFPs for acquisition of 100MW solar projects in US

US-based solar energy services provider FLS Energy has issued request for proposals (RFPs) seeking acquisition of the pre-developed and shovel-ready solar power projects totaling 100MW in North Carolina. CTBR – News