Santa Rosa Junior College Selects SunPower to Deliver Combined Solar and Storage Project - Markets Insider

Tue, 2017-08-29 05:19

Santa Rosa Junior College Selects SunPower to Deliver Combined Solar and Storage Project
Markets Insider
The 100-acre campus in Santa Rosa will feature the SunPower® Helix™ Carport system and SunPower's Garage Top Carport system totaling about 2.6 megawatts, coupled with a 1.3-megawatt (2 megawatt-hour) energy storage system from Stem, Inc. The 40-acre ...

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SimpliPhi, Ameresco Solar and Haleakala Solar Bring Solar + Storage Air Conditioning Systems to Classrooms in Hawaii - Markets Insider

Tue, 2017-08-29 03:16

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SimpliPhi, Ameresco Solar and Haleakala Solar Bring Solar + Storage Air Conditioning Systems to Classrooms in Hawaii
Markets Insider
29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Students at Hawaii's Waialua High and Intermediate on the island of O'ahu are returning to school this year to solar PV and energy storage-powered air conditioned classrooms from project partners SimpliPhi Power, Ameresco ...

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Natural Gas versus Distributed Energy: Which is Less Expensive? - Microgrid Knowledge

Mon, 2017-08-28 12:56

Microgrid Knowledge

Natural Gas versus Distributed Energy: Which is Less Expensive?
Microgrid Knowledge
Matt Roberts, vice president of the Energy Storage Association, said that such cost comparisons generally focus on the levelized cost of electricity, a methodology that doesn't work for energy storage systems. It fails to recognize the multiple grid ...

Millions of Commercial Customers Could Cut Costs with Battery Storage - Energy Collective

Mon, 2017-08-28 07:55

Energy Collective

Millions of Commercial Customers Could Cut Costs with Battery Storage
Energy Collective
According to industry analysis, the current commercial market for customer-sited battery storage is essentially concentrated in one state, California, but new research shows that more than 25 percent of commercial utility customers across the United ...
NREL: 5 million commercial customers could benefit from BTM storageUtility Dive

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Nine-hour energy storage requirement makes one natural gas replacement project in California tricky - AltEnergyMag (press release)

Mon, 2017-08-28 05:26

AltEnergyMag (press release)

Nine-hour energy storage requirement makes one natural gas replacement project in California tricky
AltEnergyMag (press release)
Andy Colthorpe for Energy-Storage News: The requirement of nine hours of energy storage duration at a project touted as a possible replacement for a new natural gas plant in California makes it tough for the newer technology to compete on cost, an ...

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International Collaboration Reflecting the Global Transition to a ... - AltEnergyMag (press release)

Fri, 2017-08-25 11:41

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International Collaboration Reflecting the Global Transition to a ...
AltEnergyMag (press release)
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 24, 2017) - Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the largest conference, exhibition and networking event for the North American energy storage industry, concluded its fifth annual event this month in San Diego, Calif.

Energy storage startup Romeo Power attracts $30 million financing - Electric Light & Power

Fri, 2017-08-25 06:28

Electric Light & Power

Energy storage startup Romeo Power attracts $30 million financing
Electric Light & Power
eo Power, packed with former employees from Tesla and other tech giants, is drawing a sizable amount of venture capital in its drive to challenge bigger energy storage pioneers. The Southern California startup announced it has attracted $30 million in ...
Romeo Power Raises $30M For Energy StoragesocalTech.com
Battery packs maker Romeo Power secures USD 30m in financingRenewables Now (subscription)

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Battery storage startup Romero Power secures $30M in seed funding - Utility Dive

Fri, 2017-08-25 06:07

Battery storage startup Romero Power secures $30M in seed funding
Utility Dive
California-based Romeo Power, a startup energy storage manufacturer expected to begin shipping products next year, has secured $30 million in seed financing. Founded by engineers and designers from SpaceX, Tesla, Apple, Amazon and Samsung, the ...

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International Collaboration Reflecting the Global Transition to a ... - Power Engineering Magazine

Thu, 2017-08-24 12:57

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International Collaboration Reflecting the Global Transition to a ...
Power Engineering Magazine
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 24, 2017) - Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the largest conference, exhibition and networking event for the North American energy storage industry, concluded its fifth annual event this month in San Diego, Calif.

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International ... - Power Engineering Magazine

Thu, 2017-08-24 12:57

Power Engineering Magazine

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International ...
Power Engineering Magazine
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 24, 2017) - Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the largest conference, exhibition and networking event for the North ...

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Nine-hour energy storage requirement makes one natural gas ... - Energy Storage News

Thu, 2017-08-24 08:51

Energy Storage News

Nine-hour energy storage requirement makes one natural gas ...
Energy Storage News
Natural gas storage facility at Aliso Canyon, California, that suffered a huge leak in 2015, leading to several utility-scale energy storage projects being ...
Demand Response Helps Pave the Way for Wind and Solar | Time ...TIME
Steve Knight on the Gas Leak - Santa Clarita GazetteSanta Clarita Gazette (satire) (press release) (blog)

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New Mexico requires utilities to consider storage in resource plans - pv magazine USA

Thu, 2017-08-24 06:44

New Mexico requires utilities to consider storage in resource plans
pv magazine USA
The installer's point on complexity is well taken, especially in light of recent California efforts to establish an energy-storage portfolio standard. A bill introduced to stet such a mandate didn't even make it out of committee, though supporters have ...

New Mexico's utilities ordered to consider energy storage in their plans - Energy Storage News

Wed, 2017-08-23 04:24

Energy Storage News

New Mexico's utilities ordered to consider energy storage in their plans
Energy Storage News
ESA also recommended that New Mexico should set targets for energy storage procurement by utilities, as has been seen in California (1.35GW target) and to a lesser extent Massachusetts (200MWh target) and some other states. However the commission ...

Black Start Burns White-Hot Trail for Energy Storage - Electric Light ... - Electric Light & Power

Tue, 2017-08-22 13:16

Electric Light & Power

Black Start Burns White-Hot Trail for Energy Storage - Electric Light ...
Electric Light & Power
A recent project in California may be the first of its kind—at least in the U.S.—in which large-scale batteries actually fired up a generator to restore the grid ...

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California's Car Culture Is Slowing the State's Emissions Cuts - InsideClimate News

Mon, 2017-08-21 22:24

InsideClimate News

California's Car Culture Is Slowing the State's Emissions Cuts
InsideClimate News
Since 2010, state regulators have adopted programs to boost the energy storage capacity that's needed to handle intermittent power from wind and solar, and in 2013 required that utilities install 1.3 gigawatts of storage capacity by 2020. "There are ...
Inside California's clean-economy leadership — for nowGreenBiz
Ninth Annual Green Innovation Index Finds California Clean Economy Thriving but Emissions-Reduction Challenges ...Business Wire (press release)

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California can prove a clean energy economy is a strong economy ... - Environmental Defense Fund (blog)

Mon, 2017-08-21 12:14

Environmental Defense Fund (blog)

California can prove a clean energy economy is a strong economy ...
Environmental Defense Fund (blog)
The California State Assembly faces an enormous opportunity when they come back from summer recess today: to drive the state towards 100 percent clean ...

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Los Angeles muni speeds deployment of 20 MW battery storage project - Utility Dive

Mon, 2017-08-21 06:27

Los Angeles muni speeds deployment of 20 MW battery storage project
Utility Dive
The threat of fuel shortages to fuel gas turbines led to the fast-tracking of several large energy storage projects in Southern California. The BESS will also move LADWP closer to achieving its target of having 178 MW of new energy storage in place by ...

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