What do you do when the power goes out?
Even if you have Solar PV system, if it is grid tied there is not much you can do but wait it out, or perhaps there is…
This presentation offers two innovative solutions for your water and power needs during a power outage;
Dan Foster – […]
Clean Energy Group makes the case for battery storage as an emerging opportunity to transform all sectors of the economy
A report released today by the national nonprofit Clean Energy Group (CEG) sets out actions that activists and foundations can take to accelerate the clean energy transition with battery storage. The free […]
Home Battery Storage Owners Can Reduce Energy Costs for All Customers Through GMP’s “BYOD” Program Green Mountain Power (GMP) has announced a new program to partner with customers to reduce costs during high energy use times. During peak times such as cold winter nights, GMP will share access with customers’ home or business battery storage […]
By George Harvey
Watching the progress of a no-hitter in baseball has an unusual aspect to it. The exciting thing is that nothing new happens. The moment the game changes, the excitement ends.
That is how it has been with the prices of electricity from renewable power. The costs of solar and […]
“The times they are a-changin’.” – Bob Dylan
Before: System with lead-acid batteries in need of replacement.
By N. R. Mallery and George Harvey
Until recently, the choice for battery storage of renewable energy generation has mostly been with lead-acid options. Today, with all the new battery technologies touted […]
The forests around Utuado, Puerto Rico, were largely destroyed by the storm. US Department of Agriculture Photo, Master Sgt. Joshua DeMotts | 1st Combat Camera Squadron
By George Harvey
I last posted on the Green Energy Times website about the work Joseph Mangum was doing in Puerto Rico in “Joseph’s First Two […]
re-posted from https://electrek.co. article by Fred Blambert
Last month, it was revealed that Tesla is working with world’s largest wind-turbine maker, Vestas, to deploy batteries at their wind farms.
Now Tesla won its first contract with the company and as it turns out, it’s not only for a wind farm but actually the first solar+wind+energy […]
Elon Musk at the South Australian battery event.Image taken from a Tesla video.
Green Energy Times
On September 28, 2016, the state of South Australia experienced a violent storm that tore down important transmission lines. A series of faults over the course of less than three minutes blacked out the entire state […]
Tesla Makes Helping Puerto Rico Job One!
The New Tesla Semi-Truck could very likely change the world’s transportation system. Photo: nikolamotor.com
By George Harvey
Tesla’s Elon Musk was all set to unveil the new Tesla Semi-Truck at an event scheduled to take place on October 26 at the Design Center in Hawthorne, […]
Five Million Commercial Customers Could Cut Costs with Battery Storage
First public survey of utility rates details economic potential for commercial behind-the-meter battery storage market
The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and Clean Energy Group (CEG) have released the first comprehensive public analysis detailing the potential size of the commercial behind-the-meter […]