A pale orange-and-gold sunset bathes the macadamia plantations and avocado orchards that sweep down to Australia’s Byron Bay. The coming dusk is a cue for two sleek… Read more “A deluge of batteries is about to rewire the power 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… Read more “VPPs with smart inverters offer crucial flexibility to the changing grid”
Brazil is the second-largest producer of hydroelectric power in the world, after only China, and hydropower accounted for more than 70% of the country’s electricity generation in… Read more “Brazil plans to add more solar to its hydro-dominated electricity generation mix”
Yesterday, the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) announced the launch of the Access Clean Energy Savings (ACES) initiative. ACES provides technical assistance to help rural electric… Read more “EESI to help rural co-ops and public power entities ‘ACE’ clean energy upgrades”
Solar energy is now providing the electricity for an entire village in Togo of 4000 people, powering streetlights, homes, schools and shops.
The viability of electric vehicles depends in part on a manufacturing plant in eastern Australia, where gleaming white cabinets the size of large refrigerators are loaded onto… Read more “Ultra-fast EV chargers coming ultra soon as e-mobility manufacturers ramp up”
A solar-hybrid mini-grid project is underway in Tanzania.