Switch2 Energy welcomes government support for heat networks

Switch2 Energy has welcomed the government’s multi-million funding commitment to UK heat networks, along with its proposals to increase customer protection and accelerate decarbonisation across the sector. The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy has announced a £40 million… Read moreSwitch2 Energy welcomes government support for heat networks

Dominion Energy, Facebook Partner on Renewable Energy

Dominion Energy and Facebook say they are continuing their joint effort to increase renewable energy generation by adding a new solar facility in Greensville County, Va., to the list of those that will be dedicated to Facebook. Sadler Solar, a… Read moreDominion Energy, Facebook Partner on Renewable Energy

NextEra Energy Appoints New Member to Board of Directors

NextEra Energy Inc. says it has appointed David L. Porges to its board of directors. Porges will serve on the board’s finance and investment committee. “We’re extremely pleased to welcome David to the NextEra Energy board. Dave brings to our… Read moreNextEra Energy Appoints New Member to Board of Directors

Number of sub-800MW demand periods double and sub-700MW quadruples in just a year

On the 6 February, AEMO issued market notice 73857 in response to the enduring islanding of the SA network. The notice informed the market that when South Australian (SA) demand falls under 800MW several generators, including more than 500MW of… Read moreNumber of sub-800MW demand periods double and sub-700MW quadruples in just a year

President Trump Designates Secretary Brouillette a Member of the National Space Council

You are here Home » President Trump Designates Secretary Brouillette a Member of the National Space Council Today, President Donald J. Trump signed an Executive Order to include the U.S. Secretary of Energy as a member of the National Space… Read morePresident Trump Designates Secretary Brouillette a Member of the National Space Council

Regioselective functionalization of perylenes reduces voltage loss in organic solar cells

The power conversion efficiencies of organic solar cells (OSCs) based on blends of electron donor (D) and acceptor (A) semiconducting materials now exceed 16%. However, it is still lower than that of highly efficient inorganic SCs such as GaAs and… Read moreRegioselective functionalization of perylenes reduces voltage loss in organic solar cells

Solar Resource Compass improves solar irradiance data selection and estimates impacts of soiling and snow

DNV GL has launched a new online tool, Solar Resource Compass, that aggregates solar irradiance from many leading data providers to help users make more informed decisions about the data available and the variance between data sources. Solar Resource Compass… Read moreSolar Resource Compass improves solar irradiance data selection and estimates impacts of soiling and snow

Department of Energy Announces $50 Million for Fusion Energy R&D

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $50 million in crosscutting Departmental funding for programs to support fusion energy research and development.  The Office of Science announced an award of $20 million to research fusion… Read moreDepartment of Energy Announces $50 Million for Fusion Energy R&D

KORE Power’s Battery Cell Awarded UN, UL and IEC Certifications

KORE Power, a developer of high-density, high-voltage energy storage solutions, says its Mark 1 battery cells have passed the testing and factory audit process required for certification under UN, UL and IEC regulations.  KORE Power’s batteries and storage solutions are… Read moreKORE Power’s Battery Cell Awarded UN, UL and IEC Certifications

Green Bank’s Solar MAP Eases Solar Transition

The Connecticut Green Bank is making it easier for municipalities to access renewable energy and achieve energy savings at their buildings through the Solar Municipal Assistance Program (MAP).  Solar MAP simplifies the process so towns and cities can realize the… Read moreGreen Bank’s Solar MAP Eases Solar Transition