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Could energy efficiency and demand response solve Texas’ energy woes?

A new ACEEE report shows how better energy efficiency and demand response programs could give ERCOT 11 GW of flexible demand capacity.
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rPlus Hydro names Stantec to lead feasibility study for 900-MW Seminoe Pumped Storage

Stantec has been selected by rPlus Hydro to conduct a detailed feasibility study for the 900-MW Seminoe Pumped Storage Project, located on Seminoe Reservoir about 30 miles outside Rawlins, Wyo. The proposed project will help...

Huawei secures contract for 1300MWh Saudi battery storage project

Technology company Huawei Digital Power has been awarded a contract to build what is claimed to be the world’s largest battery energy storage system in Saudi Arabia.

Going beyond the clean energy PPA to decarbonize the grid

There's an opportunity to go beyond the clean energy PPA, and more effectively decarbonize the grid through hourly load matching.

$2.75B Northvolt deal highlights record capital year for battery storage so far

Overall, nearly $14 billion was raised to fund or acquire startups in the battery storage, smart grid and energy efficiency sectors, according to Mercom.

Biden calls for a big expansion of offshore wind – here’s how officials decide...

The Biden administration has announced ambitious plans to scale up leasing for offshore wind energy projects along the Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific coasts.
Net Zero Carbon vs Neutral Emissions

The cost of cutting Biden’s key climate program

Stripping the Clean Electricity Performance Program from a historic climate bill being considered by Congress would eliminate more than a third of potential emissions reductions, new analysis shows.

Chemicals giant INEOS plans $2.3B green hydrogen investment across Europe

The first green hydrogen plants will be built in Norway, Germany, and Belgium with projects also planned for the UK and France.

Wind industry demands action from world leaders ahead of COP26 climate summit

More than 90 wind energy companies and associations from around the world called on leaders to take decisive action in pursuit of net-zero carbon emissions goals ahead of the COP26 United Nations climate summit next month.

Coast Guard announces first solar+storage microgrid project

The U.S. Coast Guard will build its first battery energy storage system with its also first-time microgrid at a training center in California.