Geothermal

Energy Cast is a podcast featuring some of the top experts across all links in the energy industry chain, including renewables, generation and more! Jay Dauenhauer created the show and has been hosting Energy Cast for several years. Click here to listen to the full episode! The first time I ever heard of using oilfields...
Hydropower

In light of the current state of civil commotion in Portland, Ore., U.S., and the ongoing pandemic, HYDROVISION International has been postponed to July 27-29, 2021, in Spokane, Wash. “We have been putting the safety and wellbeing of our customers, attendees, staff and suppliers above all other priorities. With the ongoing impact of COVID-19 and...
Hydropower

As part of a pan-European initiative, one of three leadership-class supercomputers, LUMI, will be located at CSC’s data center in Kajaani, Finland, and will run on 100% fossil-free hydropower from Vattenfall. LUMI is one of the fastest supercomputers in the world, according to a press release, and will be operational between 2021 and 2026. The...
Solar

In the 2020 election, several communities had clean energy on the ballot as well as candidates for President, Congress, and state and local races. Here’s a brief overview several ballot measures illustrating how cities are moving at a rapid pace, creating new funding to support local clean energy, and how clean energy has a much...
News

During this year’s opening session of the Digital African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa on 24 November, Eskom CEO André de Ruyter will open up about his time so far at South Africa’s state utility, his plans to achieve financial and operational stability for the organisation, the future of coal in the sector and how he wants...
Hydropower

In the largest municipal electric department purchase of renewable power in New England history, 21 public power entities from Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Vermont have agreed to purchase 200 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) per year of hydroelectric power produced by FirstLight Power in Western Massachusetts. The purchase agreement, structured and executed by Energy New England, will...