energy Archive

1 Sep 2014

IEA predicts slowdown in global renewable energy expansion through 2020

A new report from International Energy Agency (IEA) has revealed that the annual growth in new renewable power will slow and stabilize after 2014 due to policy uncertainty and the absence of grid integration measures. CTBR –
1 Sep 2014

Renewable Energy Now Accounts For 80% Of New Generation (What’s The Catch?)

According to the latest IEA report, renewable energy now accounts for 80 percent of new generation among the 34 developed countries in the OECD group Renewable Energy Now Accounts For 80% Of New Generation (What’s The Catch?)
1 Sep 2014

ACO Investment to develop 300MW solar energy project in Myanmar

US-based ACO Investment Group and the Burma Ministry of Electric Power have signed an agreement to develop 300MW of solar energy project in Myanmar. CTBR – News
1 Sep 2014

Wind Energy Economic Benefits Highlighted In AWEA Infographic

A new infographic from the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) highlights US wind energy economic benefits ahead of Congress’ return. Highlighted on its Into The Wind blog, the graph shows how important wind power is in terms of the economy and
30 Aug 2014

Top Energy Storage Companies In 2014 Innovation Award Competition

The nine finalists for the 2014 edition of Energy Storage North America’s (ESNA) annual Innovation Award have now been announced — setting the stage for the winners to be announced at the Energy Storage North America convention,
29 Aug 2014

Abbott Blindsides Mainstream Media On Renewable Energy

RenewEconomy. The Abbott government is about to celebrate its first anniversary in power – and one of its most notable achievements has been its ability to close down the $ 20 billion large-scale renewable energy industry. Despite
29 Aug 2014

Enrich Energy to set up 60MW solar plant in Telangana, India

Enrich Energy, an India-based renewable energy company, has won approval for establishing a 60 MW solar power project in the state of Telangana, India. CTBR – News
26 Aug 2014

Lockheed Martin acquires energy storage firm Sun Catalytix

Global security and aerospace company Lockheed Martin has acquired the US-based energy storage and renewable fuels technology firm Sun Catalytix. CTBR – News
26 Aug 2014

GE’s Digital Energy business introduces three-phase solar pad-mounted transformer

GE’s Digital Energy business has introduced a new three-phase solar pad-mounted transformer. CTBR – News
26 Aug 2014

Retail vs Wholesale Energy Pricing: 1 Reason It’s Easy For Rooftop Solar To Be Cost Effective

Utility-Scale Solar Energy Pricing In the media, when solar energy pricing is discussed as being cost effective or not, they are typically talking about utility-scale solar projects and how they compare on cost to wholesale prices from coal or