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  • June 19, 2017 - 20:00

    EDF Energies Nouvelles to Partner with Canadian Solar for an Additional 115 MWp of Solar Project in Brazil

    GUELPH, Ontario and RIO DE JANEIRO, June 19, 2017 - Canadian Solar Inc., one of the world's largest solar power companies, and EDF Energies Nouvelles, a global market leader in renewable energy, announced today the acquisition of 80% interest in Canadian Solar's Pirapora II solar energy project in Brazil by EDF Energies Nouvelles' local subsidiary, EDF EN do Brasil.

  • June 19, 2017 - 10:55

    Strike While Iron Hot

    Most state legislatures are, or soon will be, adjourned for the year. Except for a few states, legislatures only meet a few months a year and then the legislators return to their homes, businesses, and private lives. As a legislator who was formerly employed as a government and community affairs representative by a petroleum company, I have experience in trying to educate legislators. And, as a legislator, I am willing to be educated.

  • June 15, 2017 - 12:14

    RES To Construct 40MW Energy Storage Project for IPP in California

    Global renewable energy company: development, engineering, construction and operation of onshore and offshore wind farms, solar parks, transmission lines and energy storage in the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Turkey, Sweden, Norway, Finland, United States, Canada , Japan and Australia.

  • June 15, 2017 - 09:57

    Canada's Biggest Energy Storage Project Will Be Online in a Few Months

    The rapidly growing U.S. energy storage industry deployed 71 megawatts and 234 megawatt-hours of capacity in the first quarter of 2017. Now, Canada is showing signs of life with a 12.8 megawatt/52.8-megawatt-hour energy storage project to be built and installed by Powin Energy. It will be the largest energy storage project in Canada when operational.

  • June 14, 2017 - 16:00

    Wind, Solar Power Could Overpower Political Winds: Deloitte Study

    NEW YORK, June 14, 2017 -- Demand for renewable energy by consumers and businesses – along with a long-term commitment to cleaner portfolios from utilities – seems to be fundamentally shifting energy attitudes and decisions, independent of federal stances, according to Deloitte's annual "Resources 2017 Study – Energy Management: Sustainability & Progress."

  • June 14, 2017 - 08:35

    Energy Storage Technology Still Outracing RTO Metrics, Rules

    CARROLL, N.H. — Energy storage technology is still moving faster than state regulators and the markets can accommodate, speakers told the 70th Annual Symposium of the New England Conference of Public Utilities Commissioners (NECPUC) on Tuesday. “Markets are moving at the pace of entrepreneurs, while states are moving at the pace of bureaucracy,” said Richard Fioravanti of energy consultancy Exponent.

  • June 14, 2017 - 01:12

    Today's Top Solar Developers Have Become Storage Developers Too

    The solar industry is no longer just talking about pairing energy storage with solar generation. An increasing number of solar-plus-storage projects have been cropping up around the country, as lithium-ion prices drop lower and customers get more comfortable with storage technology. The AES plant in Kauai set a record low price in January, only to be beaten by Tucson Electric Power's sub-4.5 cents per kilowatt-hour PPA announced in May -- proving this technology isn't just for islands and remote microgrids any more.

  • June 13, 2017 - 12:10

    President Trump's Energy Agenda Won't Stop Renewables' and Energy Storage's Momentum, Says Lux Research

    Boston, MA, June 13, 2017-- Boston, June 13, 2017 - President Trump’s energy agenda’s strongly positive rhetoric around boosting oil and gas production and revitalizing the coal industry will only go so far, as economics in both industries play a larger role. Despite Trump’s political agenda, his actual influence will have an overall moderate impact in the U.S. energy landscape, according to Lux Research, a leading provider of intelligence services, helping clients drive growth through technology innovation.

  • June 13, 2017 - 11:33

    Massachusetts Bills Create New Opportunities for Microgrids, Non-Wires Alternatives

    Already a promising microgrid market, Massachusetts could get even better should new bills pass that promote non-wires alternatives, grid modernization, energy storage, and green and local energy. The Alliance for Clean Energy Solutions (ACES), a coalition of environmental and industry groups, discussed the bill and its other legislative priorities in an interview Monday, as it prepares for energy hearings at the state capitol this week.

  • June 13, 2017 - 05:52

    Sungrow PV and Energy Storage Equipment Powers Five Maldivian Islands

    Sungrow PV and Energy Storage Equipment Powers Five Maldivian Islands News provided by 05:40 BST Share this article PETALING JAYA, Malaysia Sungrow, the global leading PV inverter system solution supplier, announces it has installed PV and energy storage system for five islands in the Maldives where people heavily relied on diesel for power and were plagued by poor power quality and high power cost.