Industry News

  1. Aggreko To Provide First Energy Storage System For PEC, The Largest U.S. Electric Cooperative

    Aggreko, the world’s leading provider of mobile and modular power solutions, has signed an agreement with Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC), the largest electric cooperative in the U.S., to install and commission the utility’s first-ever battery energy storage system: a 2.25 MW / 4.5 MWh project in Johnson City, Texas

  2. Penn Power Installing New Automated Devices To Help Reduce Duration Of Power Outages

    The Pennsylvania Power Company (Penn Power) is installing 120 new "TripSaver" automated reclosing devices on power lines across Crawford, Lawrence and Mercer counties to help limit the frequency and duration of service interruptions

  3. Azelio's Unique Energy Storage Now Also For Solar PV And Wind Power

    In June 2018, Azelio unveiled its energy storage technology, which enables the provision of electricity from renewables around the clock. That technology is based on a thermal energy storage system developed by Azelio, which features a Stirling engine for dispatchable electricity production

  4. Texas Cooperatives Agree To Purchase 7 MW Of Distribution-Scale Solar Energy

    Five electric distribution cooperatives in Texas have signed agreements to purchase 7 megawatts (MW-dc) of distribution-scale solar generation, providing an increased supply of cost-effective and clean energy to their members while increasing local system resilience

  5. Unisun Energy Completes Grid Connection For Baosteel's 2.03 MW Distributed PV Power Plant

    Unisun Energy recently completed a 2.03 MW distributed PV power plant for Baosteel Group Nantong Wire Products Co., Ltd. and connected it to the grid as scheduled

  6. North Carolina Regulators Approve Duke Energy's Innovative Microgrid Project In Madison County

    Madison County will soon be home to an innovative microgrid installation after the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) approved Duke Energy's renewable energy project

  7. ABB Launches 800V AC Fusegear For Higher-Voltage Solar Power Plants

    ABB has introduced a selection of Fusegear with 800V AC ratings to support the higher voltage architectures in solar power plants

  8. NeoVolta’s Home Battery Approved For Energy Storage On California’s Electricity Grid

    NeoVolta Inc. has received approval from the California Energy Commission to connect its NV14 home energy storage system to California’s state regulated electricity grid

  9. Crews Continue Restoring Power To Southeast Texas

    More than half of the 55,000 customers who lost power overnight Friday, May 9, have been restored, with the hardest hit areas still being addressed. As of 11:30 a.m. about 18,700 customers are without power. More than 1,300 people are working to return power to all customers

  10. MXC Token Accesses Korean National Electricity Grid

    In an effort to significantly reduce energy consumption throughout South Korea, the Berlin-based non-profit and global IoT token, MXC Foundation partnered with WithSystem, one of South Korea’s most respected energy facilitators, to reduce electricity consumption throughout South Korea by building a first-time electricity monitoring and consumer alert platform incorporating LPWAN, the Machine Xchange Coin (MXC) and the MXProtocol