Goldman Sachs companions for US solar spree
Bank's renewables arm to at first obtain 55MW of neighborhood PV in New York state from SMT Energy
Feb 26, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, Goldman Sachs, David Spotts, John Switzer, SMT Energy, John France
SMT Energy Allies with Goldman Sachs, Sells 55 MW Area Solar Projects
SMT Energy LLC (SMT) and also Goldman Sachs Renewable Power LLC (GSRP) have actually revealed a calculated partnership to develop renewable energy assets in the United States. Originally, GSRP is getting 55 megawatts (MW) of area solar centers situated in upstate New york city from SMT.
Feb 26, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, ENERGY STORAGE, North America, Goldman Sachs, Renewable Energy, Community Solar, solar projects, SMT Energy LLC, David Spotts, John Switzer
Altus Power America building Hawaii's biggest community solar project
Altus Power America will certainly construct a 4.5-MW ground-mounted solar energy project in Kapolei, Hawaii on the island of Oahu. Once created the project will certainly be the largest Community-Based Renewable Energy (CBRE) project in Hawaii.
Feb 26, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, USA, Hawaii, North America, Altus Power, Solar Project, Lars Norell, Ryan McCauley
SolarSkin graphic overlay made use of on 250-kW floating solar project at Universal Orlando
A 250-kW floating solar array installed by D3Energy outside Universal Orlando themepark likewise makes use of SolarSkin innovation to brand the range with the park's parent business's logo.
Feb 26, 2021 // Plants, Floating PV, USA, floating PV, North America, SolarSkin, Senthil Balasubramanian
Jennifer Granholm validated to lead Department of Energy
Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm was verified by the Senate to lead the nation's Department of Energy by a 64-35 ballot on Feb. 25. Granholm will certainly head the company that's mostly in charge of accomplishing Head of state Biden's vision of drastically reducing UNITED STATE energy discharges and setting a path towards net-zero by 2050.
Feb 26, 2021 // Policy, USA, North America, Abigail Ross Hopper, department of energy, Jennifer Granholm
Solar-Powered Bitcoin Mining
It is observable that the business of cryptocurrencies is a growing market, bitcoin alone has a value of 70 Billion Dollars. However, a growing issue with bitcoins is their mining process. Massive amounts of power are required to run these operations
Feb 26, 2021 // Technology, Software, Blockchain, USA, mining, North America, Bitcoin
Grid-enhancing tech might unlock connection queues, increasing eco-friendly capability-- study
Technologies to help take on grid congestion can double the quantity of solar and also wind deployed by 2025, according to a new research.
Feb 25, 2021 // Grids, USA, North America, large scale solar, transmission network, brattle group, connection queues, study, watt coalition, Rob Gramlich
Mexican government contacted to reboot energy transition
The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and Global Solar Council (GSC) have contacted Mexican lawmakers to prevent modifications to the country's Electricity Act, Ley de la Industria Electrica (LIE), which present what they call "an absolute hazard" to private financial investment in tidy energy.
Feb 25, 2021 // Policy, Latin america, IRENA, Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, North America, cfe, solar investment, auctions and tenders, global solar council
Researchers improve effectiveness of next-generation solar cell product
Perovskites are a prominent prospect for ultimately replacing silicon as the product of option for photovoltaic panels. They supply the possibility for low-cost, low-temperature manufacturing of ultrathin, light-weight adaptable cells, yet until now their efficiency at converting sunlight to electrical energy has actually dragged that of silicon and also a few other choices.
Feb 25, 2021 // Technology, USA, Georgia, South Korea, solar cells, Europe, Asia, MIT, North America, efficiency, perovskites, Jason Yoo, Lester Wolfe, Fariborz Maseeh
Software program services business CleanSpark gets California installer Solar Watt Solutions
Software and services firm CleanSpark has actually finished the calculated purchase of Solar Watt Solutions, a Southern California commercial as well as residential solar programmer. This procurement of a knowledgeable solar and also storage space installment team will certainly increase CleanSpark's domestic strategies, along with its microgrid line of product mVoult.
Feb 25, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Software, USA, North America, CleanSpark, Solar Watt Solutions, David Watt, Zachary Bradford
Duke Energy Renewables begins on 50-MW North Carolina solar project
Duke Energy has actually begun building on the 50-MW Broad River Solar energy plant in Cleveland Area, North Carolina, broadening its renewable energy portfolio.
Feb 25, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Duke Energy, Stephen De May, North America, PV Power Plant, Chris Fallon
EV Charging Stations on google maps
The number of electric vehicles over the last decade has significantly increased due to various reasons. Electric cars are relatively cheaper, making them more accessible to the public. They are cheaper to run and maintain. The fuel source used by Electric vehicles is electricity. The owner of these vehicles charges them at home and commercially available charging stations.
Feb 25, 2021 // Transport, USA, North America, Google, electric vehicles, International, charging stations
Hannah Solar Federal government Solutions completes 1.28-MW solar project for Bosch Rexroth
Hannah Solar Federal Government Solutions (HSGS) lately finished building and construction on a 1.28-MW ground-mounted solar project at Bosch Rexroth Corporation's center in Fountain Inn, South Carolina. Bosch Rexroth is a worldwide engineering company that supports mechanical and also plant engineering initiatives all over the world.
Feb 24, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, North America, Solar Project, Dave McNeil
Swinerton breaks ground on 200-MW National Grid solar project in Illinois
National Grid Renewables, that includes the renewables growth company previously known as Geronimo Power, revealed the begin of construction on the 200-MW Prairie Wolf Solar Project in Coles County, Illinois.
Feb 24, 2021 // Plants, Grids, USA, North America, Solar Project, Eric Hoegger, David Reamer, George Hershman, Wes Humphres
Puerto Rico concerns RFP for 1.5 GW renewables as well as energy storage
The island of Puerto Rico has issued a request for proposals (RFP) to build 1GW of renewable energy capacity as well as 500MW of battery power storage on the island.
Feb 24, 2021 // Plants, Storage, USA, North America, Puerto Rico, request for proposals, caribbean solar, solar and storage, renewables and storage, Ricardo Rosselló