Industry News

  1. Santa Cruz Solar Company Moves Off The Grid, Using HOMER Pro To Design New Microgrid
    2/28/2019

    Sandbar Solar, a Northern California solar developer and contractor has unveiled a new microgrid to power their newly constructed corporate headquarters in the middle of the city of Santa Cruz, one of the few projects of its kind in the US

  2. Sungrow Presents New PV Inverters And Storage Systems At The 9th Smart Grid Expo In Tokyo
    2/27/2019

    Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, unveiled its new PV inverter solutions, turnkey energy storage systems (ESS) as well as floating PV systems tailored for Japanese solar market at the 9th Int'l Smart Grid Expo in Tokyo

  3. Joi Scientific And New Brunswick Power To Develop World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Distributed Electricity Grid
    2/26/2019

    Joi Scientific, whose mission is to make clean and affordable hydrogen energy available to all, is to co-develop with New Brunswick Power a hydrogen production system to enable the world’s first electricity grid that uses hydrogen as a baseload

  4. Sterlite Power Forays Into Grid Connected Battery Storage
    2/14/2019

    Sterlite Power has submitted bids for two storage projects in the recently concluded auction of Salt River Project utility. This marks the first foray of Sterlite Power into grid connected battery energy storage systems (BESS)

  5. 'Liberty Wind’ Proposes To Deliver Up To 1,200 Megawatts Of Offshore Wind Power To New York
    2/14/2019

    Vineyard Wind today announced a new offshore wind project proposal to serve New York called Liberty Wind. The Liberty Wind proposal was submitted in response to the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority's (NYSERDA) solicitation of offshore wind project proposals for supplying New York with clean, emission free offshore wind energy

  6. Portland General Electric And NextEra Energy Resources To Develop Nation's First Major Energy Facility Co-Locating Wind, Solar And Battery Storage
    2/13/2019

    Portland General Electric Company (NYSE: POR) and NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, a subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE), today announced plans to construct a new energy facility in Eastern Oregon combining 300 megawatts of wind generation with 50 megawatts of solar generation and 30 megawatts of battery storage

  7. AEP Signs Agreement To Purchase Wind Assets From Sempra
    2/12/2019

    American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) today announced that its competitive renewable energy subsidiary has signed an agreement to acquire Sempra Renewables LLC and its 724 megawatts (MW) of operating wind generation and battery assets for approximately $1.056 billion, including $551 million in cash, assumption of $343 million in existing project debt and $162 million in tax equity obligation

  8. Grid Customers Facing Increasingly Complex Grid Transmission Systems Turn To GE’s Fixed Series Compensation (FSC) Systems
    2/6/2019
  9. World’s Largest Utility Deploys RealWear Voice-Controlled Hands-Free Wearable Computer
    2/5/2019

    RealWear, Inc. recently announced that State Grid, the world’s largest utility, selected RealWear as its supplier of hands-free computers for its line workers and electrical engineers to improve safety and productivity

  10. Mocana Introduces Device Security Solutions To Protect The Electric Grid
    2/5/2019

    Mocana, the leading provider of device security solutions for IoT and industrial control systems, today announced the availability of solutions to protect and manage the security of legacy devices and industrial equipment