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The energy transition is underway: 10 charts tell the story

The renewable energy transition promises to reduce carbon emissions, but it’s happening at different speeds around the world. Read on for some key insights from BloombergNEF’s New Energy Outlook 2019, which provides a detailed road map to the future.

The hydrocarbon era’s spectacular end

Dustin Yellin, a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based artist whose intricate 3D photomontages adorn the likes of New York’s Lincoln Center, wants to draw your gaze to climate change. Not in a subtle way, either. He plans to stand an oil supertanker on its end in the ground—a structure soaring 1,000 feet into the...

Energy CEOs extol virtues of hydropower while bemoaning its lack of public support

Last week at the HydroVision International plenary session, a panel of three CEOs — Darrel T. Anderson, President and CEO IDACORP and Idaho Power, Mitch Davidson, CEO and Managing Partner, Brookfield Renewable Power, and Paul Jacob, President and CEO, Rye Development — along with moderator Elizab...

Envisioning the future of hydropower: What do you see?

On Tuesday, July 23 at the HydroVision International keynote, Vice President Marla Barnes asked the audience to close their eyes and envision their next vacation. “Are you sitting on a beach? Are you packing your family into the car for a wild adventure? What do you see,” she asked.

VPPs with smart inverters offer crucial flexibility to the changing grid

Energy generation and consumption is rapidly transforming into a decentralized, decarbonized, and digitized model due to a number of market forces. The declining costs of solar energy systems, as well as the increasing price of energy from the grid has led to grid parity. This has caused PV proli...
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Corporate renewables: 5 steps to successfully incorporating renewable solutions into the procurement process

Brian Dooley August 12, 2019

Consumers, stakeholders and employees all demand that businesses operate in a sustainable manner, and in response corporat...

The rise of clean energy and the slow, steady death of coal

Livio Filice July 18, 2019

Even with established energy efficiency measures put in place, along with a growing number of customer owned distributed, ...

People Power for Solar Power

Adam Browning & Anya Schoolman July 15, 2019

From the deserts of Nevada to the hollers of West Virginia, and everywhere in between, Americans love our solar. Survey af...

Utilities bid to own rooftop solar even as they oppose it

John Farrell July 15, 2019

Four years have passed since ILSR’s initial report on utility-owned rooftop solar and this 2019 update shows small growth ...

With 500,000 yellow school buses, it’s time to give children a safe, emission-free ride to school

Livio Filice July 15, 2019

As global populations continue to leave rural settings to flock to metropolitan centers, it has become increasingly clear ...

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Arizona Public Service issues RFP for large solar + storage plant to pro...

After announcing nearly a gigawatt of new clean-energy projects in February, APS is now...

WEBCAST

Power-to-Gas: What is Real, and Why You Should Care

Advanced large-scale electrolyzers offer the capability to utilize an electric generati...

The Growth of Battery Storage for the Off-Grid/Mini-Grid Market: Wh...

Battery energy storage costs are falling quickly and those cost reductions are leading ...

EVs and beyond: Power generation innovations advancing the energy i...

From electric vehicles and vehicle-to-grid technology, to microgrids and digital power ...

RESOURCES

A New Era of Solar Energy

It’s an exciting and challenging time to be part of the solar energy revolution with th...

How to outsmart the future: understanding energy opportunities today to ...

Increased demand, escalating costs and unremitting pressure on the grid mean that busin...

Designing for Reliability in Electric Utilities

Large electric T&D projects, such as the construction of new transmission lines and...

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