Earth day, Energy, renewable

Earth day is 48 years today. There’s no better time to raise awareness about renewable energy.

Earth day is 48 years today. There's no better time to raise awareness about renewable energy than today. When renewable energy sources are used, the demand for fossil fuels is reduced. Unlike fossil fuels, non-biomass renewable sources of energy (hydropower, geothermal, wind, and solar) do not directly emit greenhouse gases. The use of renewable energy… Continue reading Earth day is 48 years today. There’s no better time to raise awareness about renewable energy.

Energy, renewable, Renewable trends, Solar Energy

New York Governor commits $1.4 billion to renewable energy projects. The largest in US History

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, joined by Vice President Al Gore, Friday announced the single largest commitment to renewable energy by a state in U.S. history at $1.4 billion, which will advance 26 large-scale renewable energy projects. "The renewable projects will be sited throughout the state and were chosen by New York State Energy… Continue reading New York Governor commits $1.4 billion to renewable energy projects. The largest in US History

Energy, International Energy News, renewable, Solar, Solar Energy

French President pledged hundreds of millions of dollars for solar projects in developing countries

Macron said at the launch of the International Solar Alliance in New Delhi on Sunday: "France would extend an extra 700 million euros ($861.5 million) through loans and donations by 2022 for solar projects in emerging economies. We need to remove all obstacles and scale up," . "Macron told world leaders in Paris in December that… Continue reading French President pledged hundreds of millions of dollars for solar projects in developing countries

Energy, Energy Storage, GE Energystorage, GE Reservoir

GE’s Reservoir: Energy storage platform to help meet the energy industry’s rapidly changing needs

GE Power, the world leader in power generation, announces "Innovative Energy Storage Platform" called the Reservoir this week. As per GE press release, the Reservoir can "integrates across the Grid to enable customers to increase Renewables integration, improve financial performance, enhance grid operations, reduce energy costs and enable more distributed, local generation". Last year, GE… Continue reading GE’s Reservoir: Energy storage platform to help meet the energy industry’s rapidly changing needs

Energy, Energy Storage, Innovations, International Energy News, renewable, Solar, Solar Energy, US Solar Industry

Tesla’s Powerwalls are cooling down classrooms in Hawaii

https://youtu.be/tvLwpEjCf28 The $100 million appropriated by the Hawaii State Legislature helped to cool down 1,190 classrooms to date, with contracts set for more than 1,300 classrooms. The governor ordered the Hawaii State Department of Education to cool down the class rooms without increasing its energy bills, and Tesla's Powerwall was the answer. Tesla installs 300 Powerwalls to… Continue reading Tesla’s Powerwalls are cooling down classrooms in Hawaii

Energy, International Energy News, Renewable trends

Australia and the US to launch an Australia-U.S. Energy Partnership

In a joint press release by the United States of America and Australia, the leaders of Australia and the United States announced that they will launch an Australia-U.S. Strategic Partnership on Energy in the Indo-Pacific. The partnership aligns the goals of Australia’s Foreign Policy White Paper and the U.S. National Security Strategy, including to promote regional… Continue reading Australia and the US to launch an Australia-U.S. Energy Partnership