Grid Archive

21 Mar 2015

Enel to invest EUR18bn in renewable energy and smart grid projects

Italian power major Enel is planning to invest around €18bn in emerging markets, renewable energy and digital power grids to boost profits and dividends over the next five years. CTBR – News
14 Mar 2015

Alstom Grid wins contract to supply flexible AC transmission systems in Australia

Alstom Grid has secured a contract from ElectraNet to supply flexible AC transmission systems in Southern Australia. CTBR – News
10 Mar 2015

SunEdison Acquires Solar Grid Storage — Enters Energy Storage Market

SunEdison recently announced its acquisition of Solar Grid Storage — a startup deploying combined energy storage and solar PV systems — for an undisclosed amount. It is a little kept secret that with rooftop installations taking off, energy storage is going
6 Mar 2015

SunEdison acquires Solar Grid Storage

SunEdison has acquired Solar Grid Storage to combine battery technology with its global renewable energy projects. CTBR – News
6 Mar 2015

SunEdison acquires battery project startup Solar Grid Storage

Solar developer SunEdison has acquired a young startup called Solar Grid Storage, which develops battery projects in conjunction with solar projects. The companies planned to announce the deal on Thursday morning,… Gigaom Search
2 Mar 2015

National Grid and Elia sign JV deal for Nemo link interconnector

National Grid has signed a joint venture agreement with transmission system operator Elia for the 1GW Nemo link interconnector between the UK and Belgium. CTBR – News
15 Jan 2015

Finland Is Courting Pension Funds With A Smart Grid Multi-Asset Portfolio

By Dr. Peter Adriaens, Co-founder a CEO of the Keystone Compact Group At the G20 Summit this past September, the World Bank announced its plans to base a Global Infrastructure Initiative (GII) in Australia. The effort is specifically
14 Jan 2015

Cost Of Solar Already Less Than Grid Electricity In Largest US Cities

Originally published on Cost of Solar. It wasn’t that long ago that the dream of affordable home solar electricity was really just more for the upper class, and for the ultra-technical and early adopters. But over the
13 Jan 2015

Lightsource completes grid connection at Nottinghamshire solar farm

Lightsource Renewable Energy has completed grid connection at the 5.1MW Westwood solar project in Nottinghamshire, England, UK. CTBR – News
6 Dec 2014

DanTysk offshore wind farm supplies first electricity to German power grid

Vattenfall and Stadtwerke Muenchen have exported first power at the 288MW DanTysk offshore wind farm in the German North Sea. CTBR – News