Xcel Clears Path for Iron-Air Battery
Xcel Energy has received approval to build a 10-MW/1,000-MWh iron-air battery at its Sherburne coal-fired power plant in Becker, Minnesota. With 100 hours of energy storage, Breakthrough Energy Catalyst's USD-20-million commitment and Form Energy's Weirton, West Virginia manufacturing facility, this project marks the first of two iron-air batteries Xcel will install at retiring coal plants.
Jul 10, 2023 // Storage, USA, North America, Xcel
6 US energies to purchase 4 GW solar plants
Six US-Midwest energies anticipate to spend more than a combined $15.6 billion over the following several years to install or get roughly 4 GW of solar generation, greater than 3.6 GW of wind generation as well as just over 1 GW of electric battery storage, according to working as a consultant S&P Global Platts.
Nov 11, 2020 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, Xcel, dte energy, WEC Group, CMS Energy, Ameren Energy
Tesla solar panels have become a nightmare for some homeowners, especially for one Colorado woman whose roof went up in flames
Some homeowners with Tesla solar panels said they had been left frustrated as they wait for the company to fixed damaged panels on their roof.
Oct 16, 2019 // Plants, Residential, Rooftop PV, USA, TESLA, Arizona, Colorado, North America, Briana Greer, Xcel, Christina Caron, Jeffrey Sutherland, Boston