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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

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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

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The energy audit of Tesla battery in Australia by respected energy analyst exceeds expectations

The February 2018 electricity update of the Australia Institute’s Climate & Energy program, an independent public policy think tank based in Canberra, has released the latest electricity update of its National Energy Emissions Audit with a review of the performance of the South Australian 'big battery'. The Audit was written by the respected energy analyst Hugh Saddler.… Continue reading The energy audit of Tesla battery in Australia by respected energy analyst exceeds expectations

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After many success in Australia, Tesla is moving back home to NY

Orange and Rockland Utilities, the largest electric utility company in New York, will collaborate with Tesla on a new energy storgae project. The Project will "develop and test methods for how to mitigate storage implementation barriers, in order to support the acceleration of wide-spread storage deployment in New York." The project proposal was submitted for approval… Continue reading After many success in Australia, Tesla is moving back home to NY

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Australians love batteries. The market tripled in 2017, to 20,000 installations

A new report from the Climate Council finds the market for household batteries tripled in 2017, with more than 20,000 new installations. The year before, just 6750 households put in batteries. The council expects the storage boom to continue as prices drop. The cost of lithium-ion batteries has fallen by 80 per cent over the… Continue reading Australians love batteries. The market tripled in 2017, to 20,000 installations

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Maryland energy storage Tax Credit is a model for all other 49 states

In a big step to encourage the deployment of energy storage systems in Maryland, the Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) announced the launch of the Tax Year 2018 Energy Storage Tax Credit Program. As per Maryland Energy Administration's website, the program is "available to eligible residential and commercial taxpayers who have installed a qualifying energy storage system… Continue reading Maryland energy storage Tax Credit is a model for all other 49 states

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Because “Storage of renewable energy is the future”, Australia wants to lead the world in the development of storage technology

"Storage has always been a key component of an electricity system and pumped hydro allows renewable electricity to be stored and used when required, without introducing carbon into the equation." That is what Deion Campbell, the CEO of Tilt Renewables, said. Tilt Renewables is a leading developer, owner and manager of renewable energy generation assets (in) Australia and… Continue reading Because “Storage of renewable energy is the future”, Australia wants to lead the world in the development of storage technology