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Enphase Sees Australia Leading ‘Global Charge’ in Energy Storage

James Paton, Bloomberg October 7, 2015 Enphase Energy Inc., the California-based solar technology company, is making Australia the first market for its new home energy storage systems and is looking at countries including...
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NextEra to Invest $100 Million in Energy Storage Technology

Christopher Martin and Jim Polso, Bloomberg September 30, 2015

NextEra Energy Inc. plans to invest $100 million in energy-storage systems over the next year to back up its fleet of solar and wind energy plants.

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Who's Leading the Charge in Stationary Energy Storage?

Andrew Burger September 30, 2015 Stationary battery storage has evolved rapidly, and in short order, has become a crowded and highly competitive clean energy market and industry sector, not only in the U.S., but in Weste...

Sunrun: APS Move Away from Increased Grid Access Charge Request a ‘Positive Step’

Jennifer Delony September 29, 2015 Arizona Public Service in a Sept. 25 filing to the Arizona Corporation Commission offered to forgo its previous request for an interim increase to its distributed generation grid access c...

Batteries May Curb Sales by Power Companies, Moody’s Says

Mark Chediak and Jim Polson, Bloomberg September 25, 2015 Batteries that allow large users to lower their reliance on the most expensive electricity threaten to cripple sales for U.S. independent power producers and utilities, posing credit chal...

DOE Releases Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for Hawaii

Jennifer Delony September 21, 2015 DOE released a final programmatic environmental impact statement for Hawaii to provide federal, state and county governments as well as the public and developers with a reference document...

The 800 Ways Taxpayer Money Supports Fossil Fuel Industries

Reed Landberg, Bloomberg September 21, 2015 As world leaders converge on New York for a United Nations gathering that’s expected to have a strong emphasis on climate change, the OECD is pointing out 800 ways rich industrial nations...

Southern to Test and Evaluate 1 MW Battery Project in Georgia

Wayne Barber September 18, 2015 Southern Company said on Sept. 17 that it will test and evaluate a 1 MW (2-MWh) battery storage system in Cedartown, Ga., using lithium-ion battery technology – similar to the battery che...

2015 Inverters on Parade

September 16, 2015 Intersolar 2015 attracted a wide array of innovators eager to show their new solar products to the industry. Cost reduction, increased performance, and faster installation times were thre...


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