$150,000 VLITE Grant Will Ensure Power Reliability for Qualifying Low Income GMP Customers
COLCHESTER, Vt. – Green Mountain Power is offering Tesla Powerwall 2.0 batteries to 100 eligible customers, free of charge. A $150,000 grant from the Vermont Low Income Trust for Electricity (VLITE) will pay for the cutting-edge technology and installation in […]
Utility scale solar and wind power “on-demand” for 33 percent less than coal
AUSTIN, Texas – July 11, 2017 – ViZn Energy Systems Inc. (ViZn), a leading provider of utility scale energy storage systems, is working to make the sun shine all night by integrating its zinc iron flow battery storage system for a […]
If you’ve ever wanted to know all about how a flow battery operates from A to Zinc, then this is the webinar for you! Friday, December 2, at 12pm CT ViZn Energy will explain everything from the electrodes and electrolytes and how they interact to charge/discharge the batteries to scalability and the types of applications […]
Saves Customers $200,000 in Just One Hour by Reducing Peak Power Demand
Colchester, Vt – Green Mountain Power’s Stafford Hill Solar Farm in Rutland, one of the nation’s first micro-grids powered solely by solar and battery back-up, is now the first in the region to use battery storage to reduce peak power usage, benefiting customers […]
By Maggie Williams
As electrical utilities across the country continue to increase rates and cut back on solar incentive programs, more people than ever are taking their homes off the grid — gaining in energy independence, financial stability, and alleviating the headache of dealing with the local electric company.
Cadillac, Mi – Wind and […]
Distributed storage solution will increase resiliency and deliver reliable, cost-effective energy solutions to customers
Green Mountain Power has announced that it will be one of the first energy companies in the country to offer Tesla’s new home battery, the Powerwall, to customers. Tesla, best known for its groundbreaking, fully electric cars, is taking its electric […]
Will Tesla Change our World?
Tesla Powerwall Battery. Courtesy of Tesla.
By George Harvey
On March 30, Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla Motors and Chairman of SolarCity, set a lot of people buzzing when he tweeted that Tesla would be introducing a new product line, but it would not be cars. Speculation centered […]
By George Harvey
We hear a lot today about power storage because of the increased use of solar and wind for generating electricity. The explanation for this is that solar and wind are intermittent – the sun is not always shining, and the wind does not always blow.
The fact is that […]