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The Growing Accompaniment of Wind Ability in Latin America

The Growing Accompaniment of Wind Ability in Latin America

Wind ability is assertive to play a greater role in affair Latin America’s growing appeal for electricity. Brazil, Chile and Mexico are accepted to accept added added than 3.7 GW of pv  inverter ability from 2010 through the end of 2012, according to a abstraction from IHS Arising Action Research (EER). Brazil comprises 70 percent of the Latin America wind […]
Grab the Low-hanging Fruit: Use Solar Forecasting Before Storage to Stabilize the Grid

Grab the Low-hanging Fruit: Use Solar Forecasting Before Storage to Stabilize the Grid

Okay, so we all know that the output of solar photovoltaic systems vary with the available resource by the season, month, day, and hour. This so-called variability of solar, like wind, creates challenges for grid operators who are accustomed to turning up and down power plants to balance the grid.
Open source meet your biggest challenge yet: saving the planet

Open source meet your biggest challenge yet: saving the planet

Decarbonization is no longer a nice-to-have. It is necessary to create a sustainable future for everyone. And every company, every organization, every piece of the economy, needs to get on board.  
Solar PPA’s Can Help Solar Get Past Reccesion

Solar PPA’s Can Help Solar Get Past Reccesion

According to the new report from AltaTerra Research "Financing Growth: Will Solar PPAs Shine in Dark Times?", the booming new market of solar power purchase agreements (PPAs), near-term growth shows modest gains and the long-term outlook is exponential. According to the report, about 72% of the nonresidential solar market in 2008 can be attributed to third-party finance and PPAs.
Consumers Click with Energy Savings

Consumers Click with Energy Savings

Consumers respond to retail sales. And so the thinking goes they might react in kind to changing electricity prices -- if they could track them. After studying this concept for one year, the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory proclaimed that, on average, participants saved 10 percent and during peak periods, they saved 15 percent.
Sun on the Lines

Sun on the Lines

There are those in the New Energy community who are deeply uncomfortable with Big Energy of any kind, be it Big Oil, Big Coal, Big Wind or Big Sun. The size of the nation’s energy demand, however, makes “Big” pretty inevitable. The Bigness is driven by a McMansion Dweller-Utility Complex (think Military-Industrial Complex) that has survived the Great Recession and […]
Progress, Variety Highlighted at Solar 2004

Progress, Variety Highlighted at Solar 2004

A hydrogen powered Prius, the 'hydrogen highway' becoming a reality, and several innovations in green building were presented to attendees at this year's American Solar Energy Society (ASES) conference in Portland, Oregon.
The Outlook for 2011

The Outlook for 2011

In this issue, we’ve assembled a collection of viewpoints from industry analysts and technologists on what the coming year might bring in the world of photovoltaics and solar power. I found two comments particularly noteworthy.
Green Power Labeling Hits Consumer Market

Green Power Labeling Hits Consumer Market

Consumers looking for ways to spend their money in an environmentally sustainable fashion will soon be offered the chance to select products that were manufactured by companies which themselves support renewable energy for their energy needs.
Deep Vision:  Big Energy from Way, Way Down

Deep Vision: Big Energy from Way, Way Down

Today, typical geothermal wells are about 2.5 km in depth, produce steam at about 300 degrees Celsius and generate about 4-7 megawatts (MW) of electricity. In Iceland, a project is underway to drill almost twice that deep and potentially produce almost ten times that much energy.