Archive for clean-energy – Page 148

Meteodyn, Steadysun Partner On Energy Production Forecasting

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 18, 2016

Meteodyn, a wind resource assessment and energy production forecast company, and Steadysun, a solar production forecast company, say they have signed a commercial and technological cooperation agreement to offer a comprehensive solution for renewable energy operators and network managers. The [Read More]

Partners Start Building 3.2 MW Floating Solar Project In N.J.

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 18, 2016

Project partners have started work on a 3.2 MW floating solar array in the Borough of Sayreville, N.J. New York-based Power Grid Capital LLC is developing the project, with New York-based Monticello Energy Finance LLC providing project financing and Pennsylvania-based [Read More]

Oregon Establishes Another Solar-Friendly Law

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 17, 2016

Not long after signing a 50% by 2040 renewable portfolio standard (RPS) into law, Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has signed legislation that will establish an incentive program for large-scale solar projects in the state. At the Pendleton Early Learning Center [Read More]

IRENA: Doubling Renewables By 2030 Would Save Trillions Of Dollars

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 17, 2016

Doubling the share of renewables in the global energy mix by 2030 is not only feasible, but also cheaper than not doing so, according to a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). The report finds the effort [Read More]

Some Maine Solar Advocates Continue Push Against Compromise Bill

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 17, 2016

In February, Maine legislators announced a bill to replace the state’s net energy metering (NEM) policy with a market-based program, and although several local solar installers and utilities support and helped come up with the alternative, it appears not everyone [Read More]

50 MW CSP Project Goes Online In South Africa

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 17, 2016

Trade ministers from South Africa and Saudi Arabia have jointly inaugurated the 50 MW Bokpoort concentrating solar power (CSP) project, developed by a consortium led by ACWA Power in the Northern Cape province of South Africa. Equipped with more than [Read More]

Utility Execs Weigh In On Energy Storage And Solar

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

A new survey gauges how utility leaders from around the world feel about the ever-changing grid and the possible benefits of energy storage for distributed generation.

PSEG Touts $1 Billion Solar Investment Made Over The Years

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) says it has invested more than $1 billion over the last seven years in solar technology. The energy company, whose operating subsidiaries include Public Service Electric and Gas Co. (PSE&G), PSEG Power and PSEG Long [Read More]

AlsoEnergy Unveils PowerPortal For Community Solar Projects

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

AlsoEnergy, a Colorado-based solar monitoring solutions provider, has announced its new PowerPortal displays for community solar projects. The company says it designed PowerPortal to provide flexible display options for today’s community solar projects. As AlsoEnergy explains, these projects, sometimes called [Read More]

Microsoft Joins Public-Private Solar Project In Virginia

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 16, 2016

The government of Virginia, Microsoft and Dominion Virginia Power, a wholly owned subsidiary of Dominion Resource Inc., announced a partnership to construct a new facility and bring 20 MW of solar energy onto the grid in Virginia – enough energy [Read More]