Shepard Steel turns on new solar energy system; early production exceeds estimates

Shepard Steel, a structural steel and miscellaneous metals company serving the Greater Hartford region since 1956, has announced that a 611-kilowatt (kW) DC solar energy system installed on its headquarters went live on July 23, and has exceeded production estimates… Read moreShepard Steel turns on new solar energy system; early production exceeds estimates

Department of Energy Awards Cooperative Agreement for the Production of Molybdenum-99 to Fourth U.S. Company

Vital medical isotope is used in over 40,000 medical procedures in the United States each day  WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) has issued its fourth and final cooperative agreement award in Fiscal Year… Read moreDepartment of Energy Awards Cooperative Agreement for the Production of Molybdenum-99 to Fourth U.S. Company

HashCash to launch P2P energy trading platform with German Solar Power Company

California based software company HashCash Consultants joins hands with German Solar Power Company to deploy a blockchain-based P2P energy trading platform. HashCash Consultants enters the energy trading market by partnering with a German solar power company. The proposed collaboration aims… Read moreHashCash to launch P2P energy trading platform with German Solar Power Company

New membrane technology to boost water purification and energy storage

Imperial College London scientists have created a new type of membrane that could improve water purification and battery energy storage efforts. The new approach to ion exchange membrane design, which is published in Nature Materials, uses low-cost plastic membranes with… Read moreNew membrane technology to boost water purification and energy storage

Total Inaugurates New Caledonia’s Largest Solar Power Plant With Energy Storage

Equipped with more than 58,000 solar panels, the plant has installed capacity of nearly 16 megawatts-peak (MWp), enough to cover the energy needs of over 21,000 residents of New Caledonia. Total Quadran, a wholly owned Total subsidiary involved in the… Read moreTotal Inaugurates New Caledonia’s Largest Solar Power Plant With Energy Storage

Broadwind Energy Makes Debut in Solar Marketplace

Broadwind Energy has broken into the solar business, having received what it calls its “first significant solar market order” for production at the company’s Red Wolf facility in Sanford, N.C.  “We are pleased to announce a strategic milestone in our… Read moreBroadwind Energy Makes Debut in Solar Marketplace

Big plans to save the planet depend on nanoscopic materials improving energy storage

The challenge of building an energy future that preserves and improves the planet is a massive undertaking. But it all hinges on the charged particles moving through invisibly small materials. Scientists and politicians have recognized the need for an urgent… Read moreBig plans to save the planet depend on nanoscopic materials improving energy storage

Silicon Based Battery Technology Gains Momentum as Gridtential Energy and Hoppecke Battery Enter Evaluation Agreement

Under the agreement, over the next few months, Hoppecke Battery and Gridtential Energy will collaborate on assembly and testing of Silicon Joule™ bipolar reference batteries using metrics for cycle life, energy density, battery efficiency, charging rates and manufacturability. Gridtential Energy,… Read moreSilicon Based Battery Technology Gains Momentum as Gridtential Energy and Hoppecke Battery Enter Evaluation Agreement

Shell chief lifts lid on oil giant’s $2bn-a-year energy transition

Shell has been widely credited with leading Big Oil’s energy transition, spending $1bn-2bn a year globally on a bewildering array of green-energy investments — from offshore wind to off-grid solar, from electric-vehicle (EV) charging networks to clean hydrogen, and from… Read moreShell chief lifts lid on oil giant’s $2bn-a-year energy transition

C2 Energy Capital’s Walmart New Jersey Solar Project Wins Solar Builder Large-Scale Project of the Year

C2 Energy Capital is awarded Large-Scale Project of the Year for its Walmart Phase IV solar portfolio in New Jersey. The award features the solar power generation system crowning Walmart Bayonne Supercenter. C2 Energy Capital’s Walmart New Jersey Solar Project… Read moreC2 Energy Capital’s Walmart New Jersey Solar Project Wins Solar Builder Large-Scale Project of the Year