Clark Public Utilities’ Community Solar Site Hits New Production Peak

Community solar participants at a ribbon-cutting event in August 2015 (Source: Clark Public Utilities) Clark Public Utilities, a customer-owned public utility serving roughly 200,000 customers in Clark County, Wash., says its community solar site has hit a new record for… Read moreClark Public Utilities’ Community Solar Site Hits New Production Peak

Humless Unveils 5kWh Lithium Iron Phosphate 4,000 Cycle Battery

Newest Energy Storage Product Boasts Universal Connectivity and Packs Powerful Punch Humless today introduced the 5kWh Lithium Iron Phosphate 4,000 cycle battery, the newest addition to its line of energy storage solutions for home and commercial use. The Humless 5kWh,… Read moreHumless Unveils 5kWh Lithium Iron Phosphate 4,000 Cycle Battery

Advance in understanding of all-solid-state batteries

All-solid-state batteries, a battery design composed of all solid components, have gained attention as the next major advance beyond lithium ion batteries because of their potential to store more energy while being safer to operate. When capable of being produced… Read moreAdvance in understanding of all-solid-state batteries

OXIS Energy to develop proof-of-concept lightweight lithium sulfur cells for BYE AEROSPACE

The OXIS Energy Lithium-Sulfur battery cell technology offers significant benefits to aviation and as a result, it is collaborating with Bye Aerospace of Denver, Colorado to produce a common Li-S advanced battery cell for the high voltage battery pack system… Read moreOXIS Energy to develop proof-of-concept lightweight lithium sulfur cells for BYE AEROSPACE

High-performance flow batteries offer path to grid-level renewable energy storage

A low-cost, high-performance battery chemistry developed by University of Colorado Boulder researchers could one day lead to scalable grid-level storage for wind and solar energy that could help electrical utilities reduce their dependency on fossil fuels. The new innovation, described… Read moreHigh-performance flow batteries offer path to grid-level renewable energy storage

Citadel Roofing & Solar Introduces Home Generator Products

Products protect homeowners with emergency power during outages Citadel Roofing & Solar—a leading California installer of solar energy systems, energy storage systems and roofs for homeowners and homebuilders—is now selling and installing home generators for residential power outage protection, Executive… Read moreCitadel Roofing & Solar Introduces Home Generator Products

Sunrun Launches U.S. Virtual Power Plant

Sunrun Inc., a company that provides home solar, battery storage and energy services, and Southern California Edison (SCE), a California-based utility company, say they are working together to launch one of the first residential energy storage virtual power plants in… Read moreSunrun Launches U.S. Virtual Power Plant

ABB wins $100 million framework contract to strengthen South America’s power grid

ABB Power Grids partners with ISA in building a reliable and efficient power grid, improving the quality of life of millions of people in South America ABB’s Power Grids business has signed a five-year framework contract estimated to be worth… Read moreABB wins $100 million framework contract to strengthen South America’s power grid

Clean Power Alliance signs large-scale 100MW battery Energy Storage Agreement

Demonstrating its commitment to invest in local clean energy during a time of economic uncertainty, Clean Power Alliance (CPA) has inked its first Energy Storage Agreement (ESA). Approved by the CPA Board of Directors on April 2nd, the 100MW Luna… Read moreClean Power Alliance signs large-scale 100MW battery Energy Storage Agreement

SCE goes back to manual paper billing after smart meter fiasco

Spacedaily.com has learned that Southern California Edison, an Investor Owned Utility Monopoly in Los Angeles, has reverted to manual, paper billing by managers for correcting year-long failure with solar billing. The indication from SCE is that the information from their… Read moreSCE goes back to manual paper billing after smart meter fiasco