Tagged Efficiency

Enphase Ensemble technology used in 100% renewable grid test project

By Kelsey Misbrener Enphase Energy is using its expertise in grid-forming inverters, based on Enphase Ensemble technology, to support the initiative at the University of Washington to develop control systems for unrestricted penetration of PV solar on the grid. Combined with approximately $1 million in grant funding from the Department of Energy’s Office of Energy…

Australia risks becoming dumping ground for world’s most polluting cars

By Giles Parkinson Australia risks becoming dumping ground for world’s worst polluting vehicles because of absence of fuel and vehicle efficiency standards, according to BloombergNEF. The post Australia risks becoming dumping ground for world’s most polluting cars appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

Nordex enrolls in DXC Technology’s new incident response application

By WPED Staff DXC Technology has introduced its Corporate Incident Response (CIR) application for ServiceNow to enable organizations like the Nordex Group, one of the world’s largest wind turbine manufacturers, to quickly and proactively identify, address and manage important non-IT corporate incidents, such as those related to facilities, physical security, and environment, health and safety….

Inovateus installs solar projects for six Ohio school districts

By Kelsey Misbrener Inovateus Solar, a Midwest solar developer, and En-Trust, an energy service and finance company for K-12 education, are collaborating on a portfolio of solar and energy efficiency projects for six Ohio school districts. When completed in 2020, the initial ten solar and energy efficiency improvements will provide an average of 25% annual…

Brazilian power sector: ARHC?

By Rafael Herzberg Brazilian power sector: ARHC?ARHC = Apathetic, Reactive and High Cost APATHETICThe Brazilian power sector is unfortunately not characterized by innovative initiatives that are seen in many countries around the world, involving win-win solutions. Providers improve their performance by enabling more efficient use of their infrastructure and share the gains with consumers.REACTIVEThe.. Click…

Tenaska’s 242-MW Northwest Missouri wind farm comes online

By Billy Ludt Tenaska Clear Creek Energy Center, a 242-MW wind farm in Northwest Missouri, achieved commercial operation on May 4. Located north of Maryville in Nodaway County, Tenaska Clear Creek is comprised of 111 Vestas turbines across approximately 31,000 acres. “This project was a team effort that involved not just Tenaska but also a…

Layoffs Surge in Clean Energy

By [email protected] A major analysis of unemployment in the clean energy sector is showing steep job losses in April. According to E2 and BW Research, nearly 600,000 jobs were shed in energy efficiency, manufacturing, electric vehicles and clean power and fuels. We’ve seen a 17 percent drop in the green workforce since the start of…

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