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BP installs Telsa battery storage at South Dakota wind farm

By Michelle Froese BP Wind Energy has installed a high-performance energy storage solution at its Titan 1 Wind Energy site in South Dakota, a first for BP’s U.S.-operated wind business and an important first installation of battery technology that could hold promise for other sites. The 212-kilowatt / 840-kilowatt-hour battery storage system at Titan I…

Former Massachusetts coal-fired plant rebrands for offshore wind

By Michelle Froese The owners of the retired Brayton Point Power Station site in Somerset, Massachusetts have announced the site will be rebranded as Brayton Point Commerce Center. Once the largest coal-fired power plant in New England, the launch of the new brand and logo will help to strategically reposition Brayton Point as a world-class…

VW selects SK Innovation as fourth major EV battery cells supplier

By Blagojce Krivevski The Volkswagen Group has selected South Korean battery cell manufacturer SK Innovation (SKI) as the fourth strategic supplier of EV battery cells for electric vehicles based on the Modular Electric Toolkit (MEB). SKI will supply the batteries for North America and a share of the batteries for the production of Volkswagen Group…

10% Of New Vehicles Purchased in California Are EVs

By Loren McDonald In August, 1 out of 10 (9.90%) new vehicles purchased in the state of California were EVs (PHEVs + BEVs), according to the latest numbers from the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Advanced Technology Vehicle Sales Dashboard Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Clean Technica

Tesla Summit: Starman, Rangers, Flamethrowers, & Factory Tours

By Guest Contributor The 2018 Tesla Owner’s Club Leadership Summit was simply a smorgasbord of all things Tesla. Ninety board members of Tesla Clubs from all around the world descended upon Milpitas and Fremont, California. Including those from Australia, New Zealand, Norway, Finland, the UK — so many made the effort to come from far…

Lafarge Paulding to harness wind energy at its Ohio cement plant

By Michelle Froese The three Paulding turbines are expected to generate more than 12 million kWh annually, enough to power about 1,200 average households for an entire year. LafargeHolcim announced plans to build three wind turbines to help power its cement plant in Paulding, Ohio. Adding the turbines is part of the company’s commitment to…

Steady Third Quarter For Vestas Presages Tense Q4 & Brighter 2019

By Joshua S Hill Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas published its third quarter earnings on Wednesday, reporting a steady quarter with solid, but not spectacular results across the board, including on-par revenues and solid order intake, setting up for what some analysts expect to be a pressure-filled fourth quarter Read Full Article Here For more…

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