Daily Archives: May 25, 2017

Baker Electric offers Tesla Powerwall, LG Chem, Sonnen and Enphase home batteries

By Kathie Zipp Baker Electric Solar, an industry-leading Southern California solar provider has furthered its commitment to becoming the area’s premier resource for the finest integrated energy solutions. By offering the best in both solar and energy storage, Baker is providing homeowners with expanded capabilities for smart energy production, management and control. The goal is…

Cracking the PPA: Renewable Energy Projects and Energy Storage

Colocating energy storage with renewable generation resources seems like a natural partnership to reduce the intermittency of renewable generators. Several projects have been built across the country combining storage with wind or solar projects. While the co-location of such facilities can yield many benefits, there are a number of legal and practical issues that need…

US nuclear regulators greatly underestimate potential for nuclear disaster

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission relied on faulty analysis to justify its refusal to adopt a critical measure for protecting Americans from nuclear-waste fires at dozens of reactor sites around the country, according to a recent article. Radioactivity from such a fire could force approximately 8 million people to relocate and result in $2 trillion…

ABB offers new microgrid solution for solar+storage

By Kathie Zipp ABB’s new microgrid solution, the MGS100, is a scalable system can be connected to multiple power sources to provide electricity for remote places that are not connected to the main grid, or reliable back-up power for small commercial and industrial facilities using an inconsistent grid supply, enabling social and economic development. MGS100…

Deepwater, US Wind OK terms

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Solect Energy installs solar on roof of Wellesley synagogue

By Kelsey Misbrener The synagogue array. Temple Beth Elohim, a Wellesley-based Reform congregation, has joined with Solect Energy of Hopkinton, Massachusetts and PowerOptions of Boston to install a 37-kW solar energy system on the roof of its synagogue. The solar array is a significant addition to the congregation’s efforts toward sustainability. “Our Temple Beth Elohim…

Tesla Model 3 Specs Unveiled In Leaked Product Sheet

By Sam McEachern Specifications for the upcoming Tesla Model 3 sedan have been unveiled through a leaked product sheet from an apparent inside source. The product sheet (below), which was posted on Model 3 Owners Club forum, compares the Model 3’s performance parameters and features with those of the Model S. The base Model 3’s…

EBRD Offers $458 Million In Loans For 750 Megawatts Of Solar Projects In Egypt

By Saurabh Mahapatra The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has offered more than $450 million to various project developers planning to set up utility-scale solar power projects in Egypt. EBRD Offers $458 Million In Loans For 750 Megawatts Of Solar Projects In Egypt was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica,…

First Norwegian Customers Receive Their Opel Ampera-e

By Editorial Staff Opel began deliveries of the first Opel Ampera-e EVs to Norwegian customers, fulfilling the brand’s promise to offer a long-range affordable electric vehicle. More will naturally follow in the coming days and weeks. To date, Opel has already received more than 4,000 customer orders for the Ampera-e from Norwegian customers alone –…

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