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  • 2017
  • Minnesota Power's short-term action plan during the five-year period of 2013 through 2017 is comprised of steps that will: a) preserve competitive base load generating resources while reducing emissions, b) continue implementation of least cost demand side resources including conservation, c) reduce reliance on coal fired generation, d) reduce carbon intensity on Minnesota Power's system and e) add renewable energy and transmission infrastructure to the benefit of customers. (scribd.com)
  • WASHINGTON, June 6, 2017 - Today REN21 published its Renewables 2017 Global Status Report (GSR), the most comprehensive annual overview of the state of renewable energy. (acore.org)
  • Given the decision to exit the Paris agreement, it is essential for U.S. cities, states and businesses to accelerate their investments in the thriving American renewable energy sector in 2017 and beyond. (acore.org)
  • Rome, February 10th, 2017 - Enel Green Power (EGP) is participating in the project of Emergency and the architect Renzo Piano for the construction of a paediatric surgery hospital in Entebbe, Uganda, which will become the new centre of paediatric excellence in Africa. (enel.com)
  • 2016
  • Additions in installed renewable power capacity set new records in 2016, with 161 gigawatts (GW) installed, increasing total global capacity by almost 9 percent over 2015, to nearly 2,017 GW. (acore.org)
  • In 2016, Denmark and Germany, for example, successfully managed peaks of renewables electricity of 140 percent and 86.3 percent, respectively. (acore.org)
  • In 2016, approximately 0.8 GW of new advanced energy storage capacity became operational, bringing the year-end total to an estimated 6.4 GW. (acore.org)
  • Gregory Wetstone, President and Chief Executive Officer of the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) , added "We are encouraged by the continuing global growth in the renewable energy sector and happy to see the United States retain its place as a top investor for 2016, with 19 percent of all renewable energy financing. (acore.org)
  • 2025
  • The RPS requires electric utilities in the state to buy credits to offset a certain percentage of their power - which increases every year until 2025 - or pay an alternate fee. (nhpr.org)
  • By 2025, the company expects the offshore kite station to be up and running, generating clean renewable energy from the jet stream. (inhabitat.com)
  • Climate Change
  • In his inaugural speech for his second term in office, U.S. President Barack Obama has upped the ante, promising to show global leadership on climate change and support the development of clean energy. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • As climate change causes more frequent and severe weather incidents and natural disasters, many responsible businesses are adopting this solution to protect their critical assets against power outages, enabling them to keep their business operational and improve customer service. (renewableenergymagazine.com)
  • Trends
  • Deploying Renewables in Southeast Asia: Trends and potentials ," IEA Energy Papers 2010/6, OECD Publishing. (repec.org)
  • This book explores new topics for further research needed world-wide, and defines existing challenges, concerns, and selected problems that comply with international trends, standards, and programs for electric power conversion, distribution, and sustainable energy development. (wiley.com)
  • system
  • The power plant at the north end of our site would be an 'engineered geothermal system' (EGS). (edenproject.com)
  • FERC regulates the bulk power system-the interconnected web of high-voltage transmission lines and power plants that supply electricity-while states regulate the prices local electric utilities charge to deliver electricity to homes and businesses, as well as the rules for siting and constructing power plants. (nrdc.org)
  • The immediate opening is to assist energy analysts in electricity system planning modeling and analyses. (aftercollege.com)
  • The successful candidate may participate on a broad range of technology, market, and policy analyses that leverage power system modeling tools. (aftercollege.com)
  • Duties may include development of model inputs for renewable technologies or other components, analysis of power sector policies or regulations, analysis and characterization of scenario results, and modification and execution of electric system models. (aftercollege.com)
  • ETAP includes comprehensive renewable energy models combined with full spectrum power system analysis calculations for accurate simulation, predictive analysis, equipment sizing, and field verification of wind parks, solar farms and other renewable distributed energy resources (DER). (etap.com)
  • Scientists at the Fraunhofer Institute's Institute for Wind Energy and Energy System Technology (IWES) have embarked on a €8 million research programme which aims to automate the manufacture of wind turbine rotor blades. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • We are increasing the energy harvest over the life of the system and we are lowering BOS cost because it allows for longer strings, makes the engineering easier and allows for full coverage on roofs. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • Israeli firm SolarEdge is also focused on boosting system power, adding control and safety with its own unique technology. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • The system comprises panel level power optimisers, specialised inverters and a panel-level monitoring solution. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • Their Paralex product is a unique low voltage, high-yield commercial rooftop solar power system that increases total system output while simplifying design and lowering costs. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • PHEV power system architectures and advanced power electronics intensive charging infrastructures for EVs and PHEVs are detailed. (wiley.com)
  • Kite Power Solutions will soon install a 500-kilowatt system of kite-supported power stations at the Ministry of Defense's West Freugh Range, near the town of Stranraer. (inhabitat.com)
  • KPS says their system is so affordable that it won't need any of the tax-based government subsidies other renewable energy projects tend to rely on. (inhabitat.com)
  • One of the big advantages to a kite-based power system is that they can be put to use in places where a traditional offshore wind turbine would be difficult to install, and they require much less maintenance over time, making them less expensive to operate. (inhabitat.com)
  • Carefully edited for a highly coherent structure, this work remains an essential reference for power system engineers, transmission and distribution network operator and planner, wind turbine designers, wind project developers and wind energy consultants dealing with the integration of wind power into the distribution or transmission network. (wiley.com)
  • Curtin University Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research Professor Chris Moran said the project aimed to develop a solar power system that produced electricity 24 hours a day, seven days a week and was commercially viable for industry. (azocleantech.com)
  • The research aims to develop new technology to integrate thermochemical energy storage via a thermal battery into a dish-Stirling system. (azocleantech.com)
  • A dish-Stirling system can provide up to 46 kW of power and is ideal for powering remote energy intensive industries such as mine sites due to it providing power on demand and as required. (azocleantech.com)
  • Abengoa will use its experience with biofuels to develop a fuel processing system that supports the use of liquid biofuels in DFC power plants. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • Elsevier
  • Examining the Small Renewable Energy Power (SREP) Program in Malaysia ," Energy Policy , Elsevier, vol. 39(11), pages 7244-7256. (repec.org)
  • Innovation in the Malaysian Waste-to-Energy Sector: Applications with Global Potential ," The Electricity Journal , Elsevier, vol. 24(5), pages 29-41, June. (repec.org)
  • ASEAN towards clean and sustainable energy: Potentials, utilization and barriers ," Renewable Energy , Elsevier, vol. 32(9), pages 1441-1452. (repec.org)
  • The socio-technical barriers to Solar Home Systems (SHS) in Papua New Guinea: 'Choosing pigs, prostitutes, and poker chips over panels' ," Energy Policy , Elsevier, vol. 39(3), pages 1532-1542, March. (repec.org)
  • Rejecting renewables: The socio-technical impediments to renewable electricity in the United States ," Energy Policy , Elsevier, vol. 37(11), pages 4500-4513, November. (repec.org)
  • Energy for sustainable development in Malaysia: Energy policy and alternative energy ," Energy Policy , Elsevier, vol. 34(15), pages 2388-2397, October. (repec.org)
  • Energy policy and alternative energy in Malaysia: Issues and challenges for sustainable growth ," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews , Elsevier, vol. 14(4), pages 1241-1252, May. (repec.org)
  • Greener energy solutions for a sustainable future: issues and challenges for Malaysia ," Energy Policy , Elsevier, vol. 31(11), pages 1061-1072, September. (repec.org)
  • A comparative study on the energy policies in Japan and Malaysia in fulfilling their nations' obligations towards the Kyoto Protocol ," Energy Policy , Elsevier, vol. 37(11), pages 4771-4778, November. (repec.org)
  • A comparative analysis of renewable electricity support mechanisms for Southeast Asia ," Energy , Elsevier, vol. 35(4), pages 1779-1793. (repec.org)
  • inputs
  • The battery-powered RTU integrates two analog inputs, three digital inputs, one pulse counter input and several excitation options for powering measuring transducers. (azocleantech.com)
  • Explore
  • In this experiment, you will explore the optimal blade design to maximize power output. (vernier.com)
  • It is the first step, and a large one, down a path that other public power utilities will explore in the immediate future. (nebraskansforpeace.org)
  • sources
  • It will lead to the advancement of the current state-of-the art applications of power electronics for renewable energy, transportation, and industrial applications and will help add experience in the various industries and academia about the energy conversion technology and distributed energy sources. (wiley.com)
  • primarily
  • The book addresses the practical issues of current and future electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), and focuses primarily on power electronics and motor drives based solutions for electric vehicle (EV) technologies. (wiley.com)
  • Innovation
  • The research project 'Thermal Battery Development for Concentrated Solar Power Systems' was awarded $1 million by the Federal Government through the Global Innovation Linkages Program. (azocleantech.com)
  • prototype
  • Ballard has a long history of working with SunLine Transit, having powered a prototype New Flyer Industries fuel cell bus in the Palm Springs region between 1999 and 2002. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • "Storage has long been a stumbling point for renewable energy but our prototype thermal battery is able to store and, as required, release solar energy without reliance on sunlight at all times," Professor Buckley said. (azocleantech.com)
  • support
  • The NRG proposal to convert its plant at 74 Lathrop Road to a renewable energy park has been well publicized, receiving support from Mayor Ronald McDaniel and local legislators. (theday.com)
  • Wind turbine producer Vestas has established a permanent office in Johannesburg, South Africa to serve the emerging southern African wind energy market and to support the future development of wind energy in the region. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • Winners of two recent auctions for offshore wind in Germany have done so relying only on the wholesale price of power without the need for government support, demonstrating that renewables can be the least cost option. (acore.org)
  • molten
  • Energy storage, still in its infancy, has created molten salt (or oil) storage for large solar thermal facilities and lithium batteries for smaller-scale energy storage, but the DOE's labs are busy investigating a number of options and inventions, and will likely come up with some novel advances before the decade is over. (motherearthnews.com)
  • Under the agreement, Abengoa will develop, manufacture and market stationary fuel cell power plants using molten carbonate fuel cell modules provided by FuelCell Energy . (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • coal-fired
  • It is not really surprising, given that utility-scale wind farms now produce electricity at a price equal to or less than coal-fired power plants. (nebraskansforpeace.org)
  • OPPD's other aging power plant, the first of two coal-fired plants at Nebraska City, is scheduled for similar pollution abatement upgrades and will also require millions of dollars of investment. (nebraskansforpeace.org)
  • Project
  • Industrial Info Resources (IIR) is a marketing information service specializing in industrial process and energy related industries with products and services ranging from industry news, forecasting, plant and project databases, as well as multimedia advertising campaign assistance. (reliableplant.com)
  • We're raising money to build a geothermal power plant on the Eden Project site, creating renewable energy for us and the surrounding community. (edenproject.com)
  • In partnership with Cornwall-based EGS Energy, we have planning permission for a 3-4MW geothermal power plant on the Eden Project site, taking energy from the heat in underground granite rocks. (edenproject.com)
  • On a site the size of a football pitch, the geothermal power plant would produce enough power for the Eden Project and around 4,000 houses, plus all the heat we can use, and more. (edenproject.com)
  • Blade Dynamics has concluded the design phase of its 'Very Long Blade Project' for the Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) and confirmed that the prototyping phase will now begin. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • Agreement will bring renewable energy from First Wind's planned Hancock Wind project near Ellsworth, Maine, to 17 Massachusetts municipal utilities. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • We are proud to participate in this project, which will allow thousands of African children to be operated on and cared for", says Francesco Venturini , Enel's Head of Global Renewable Energies Division Enel Green Power. (enel.com)
  • In Nevada, the first large-scale concentrating solar power project built anywhere in 15 years is online and generating electricity. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • technologies
  • Other technologies that make utility executives nervous are demand-side management, or DSM, and energy storage. (motherearthnews.com)
  • Renewable energy technologies are declining in cost but continued efforts are required to further reduce this, according to energy ministers from the 21-country Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • With an established commercial track record of more than 20 years operating under real world conditions, the parabolic trough now holds pole position in the horserace among Concentrting Solar Power Technologies. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • fuel
  • Under their Advanced Technology (AT) program, Ballard , ISE Corporation and New Flyer Industries have struck a deal that will provide SunLine Transit with a 40 foot (12 m) fuel cell hybrid bus powered by Ballard's FCvelocity™-HD6 fuel cell power module. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • The polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) fuel cell power module will be delivered in the first quarter of 2010, and the bus will be delivered and operational in 2011. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • BOC has launched a new lightweight hydrogen cylinder, which will provide the energy source for its Hymera fuel cell generator. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • The first newly-enhanced G5 backup power fuel cell solution was recently installed at the Hillel Yaffe Hospital in Israel within its cardiac catheterisation unit. (renewableenergymagazine.com)
  • The G5 backup power fuel cell solution also features an advanced IoT remote monitoring software, which has been upgraded to offer businesses wider capabilities to control and maintain the fuel cell remotely. (renewableenergymagazine.com)
  • US-based FuelCell Energy has announced a partnership with Abengoa in Spain to develop localized stationary fuel cell power plants for markets in Europe and Latin America. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • FuelCell Energy will export fuel cell modules manufactured at its production facility in Connecticut, while Abengoa will supply balance-of-plant designed and built in Spain. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • generators
  • But, adopted under the guise of "accommodating" state renewable energy priorities, the rule change known as CASPR (short for "Competitive Auctions with Sponsored Policy Resources") would actually undermine state priorities by increasing payments to polluting power generators. (nrdc.org)
  • predictive
  • Predictive control has attracted much attention and has been widely used in power electronics and electric drives. (mdpi.com)
  • development
  • The Spanish EU Presidency has launched the 10-year, €6 billion, 'European Wind Initiative (EWI) - a research and development roadmap for the wind energy sector. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • David Ainsworth, business development director of Kite Power Solutions, estimates there will be fewer than 10 days a year when the kytoons not generate energy. (inhabitat.com)
  • Our multi-functional team comprises aunique intersection of deep domain knowledge and marketing expertise - renewable energy/cleantech industry exposure, management consulting, financial analysis, and effective business development. (eai.in)
  • Israeli
  • In response, Israeli startup Luz Energy Partners built a series of parabolic trough plants in the southeastern California desert, aided by tax credits totalling nearly 40% of its costs. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • decade
  • EWEA CEO Christian Kjaer has been an ever-present force for the premier wind power lobbying organisation EWEA as it has driven the wind industry forward in Europe over the past decade or so. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • increase
  • The world will require all forms of energy over the next quarter century to meet a greater than one-third increase in demand, says ExxonMobil's Outlook for Energy: A View to 2040 forecast report. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • industries
  • The addition of an advanced dynamic peak load absorption capability opens up our proven G5 back power solution to a much wider range of industries and applications" said Gil Shavit, President and CBDO, GenCell Energy. (renewableenergymagazine.com)
  • Our reports and solutions are highly sought after by policy makers, large and small industries, and growth-seeking renewable energy companies. (eai.in)
  • Sector
  • Our team works exclusively in the sustainability sector, and has forged deep relationships with decision makers across the renewable value chain - developers, manufacturers, financers, policy makers, and consumers. (eai.in)
  • increases
  • SolarMagic increases power harvesting across all types of solar panels by equalising the output from the full solar array at the individual panel level, ending the issue of mismatched panels. (renewableenergyfocus.com)
  • Multiple unit G5 solutions have the added benefit of employing a redundant microgrid configuration which further increases their power reliability and flexibility. (renewableenergymagazine.com)