energy Archive

3 Jul 2015

Gamesa, SunEdison sign MoU to develop 1GW of wind energy projects

Spanish wind turbines manufacturer Gamesa and US renewable energy firm SunEdison have agreed to form a new joint venture (JV) to develop up to 1GW of wind energy projects by 2018. CTBR – News
2 Jul 2015

US And Brazil Pledge Jointly To Raise Renewable Energy To 20% By 2030

The United States and Brazil have announced a joint agreement to bring their levels of renewable energy sources other than hydro to 20% by 2030. The announcement was made on Tuesday in a joint statement between US
30 Jun 2015

HR Wallingford works with Dong Energy on next-generation wind turbine foundations

HR Wallingford is working with Dong Energy on a project to develop next-generation wind turbine foundations. CTBR – News
30 Jun 2015

Uber For The Energy Market

By Peter Morice New York State is taking center stage in the energy sector after State Regulators and the New York Public Service Commission approved a roadmap for REV, the Reforming Energy Vision initiative. Still in the early
29 Jun 2015

Advanced Energy Economy: EPA Plan For States That Don’t Draft Own Plans For Clean Power Plan Compliance Can Use Renewables + Energy Efficiency

Backstop plans for states that don’t draft their own plans for compliance with the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan can utilize renewable energy and energy efficiency to keep costs associated with reducing carbon emissions down,
27 Jun 2015

Report: Renewable Energy + Energy Efficiency To Grow Based On Cost Competitiveness Alone

The renewable energy and energy efficiency industries will grow over the coming years “strictly on the basis of cost,” rather than simply as a result of supportive policies, according to a new report from the Advanced Energy
27 Jun 2015

Powervault Home Energy Storage Raises Over $1 Million, Competing With Tesla Powerwall

Originally published on Solar Love. Powervault, a London company, recently raised £700,000 (over $ 1,000,000) from a CrowdCube campaign in under 4 days. £200,000 ($ 315,000) came from the London Co-Investment fund and an additional £100,000 ($
26 Jun 2015

Alstom, Saft commission energy storage system at EDF’s Concept Grid lab in France

A consortium of Alstom and Saft has commissioned a smart battery energy storage system (BESS) at Electricité de France’s (EDF) Concept Grid Lab. CTBR – News
25 Jun 2015

Tories Are Backing The Wrong Horses When It Comes To Energy

Originally published on The Conversation by Peter Strachan and Alex Russel What will become of UK energy policy now that the Conservative Party holds all the levers? The government has already given clear indications of its plans
25 Jun 2015

Dong Energy to go ahead with Race Bank offshore wind project in UK

Dong Energy has decided go ahead with the construction of the 580MW Race Bank offshore wind farm in the UK. CTBR – News