Highview Power cryogenic power plant for Vermont. (Courtesy image)
Our least expensive and least polluting forms of electricity generation happen to be intermittent or variable. We can bring them up to being highly reliable, highly responsive forms of energy by the simple addition of energy storage. But a question […]
It Won’t Even Help
San Onofre nuclear plant (awnisALAN, CC-BY-SA 2.0)
Originally published at Green Energy Times.
By George Harvey
An old paradigm
The electricity most of us use comes from a system that was designed mostly over a hundred years ago. It was built around concepts […]
Storage and More with Lepore!
Tuesday, December 14
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
CALLING ALL SOLAR PROFESSIONALS!
Join Fortress Power Sales Manager, Alex Lepore for this informative webinar and go over:
Battery sizing and duration
Supply challenges and product availability
Fortress Power in 2022 and […]
Redox flow battery. Image by Colintheone, CC-BY-SA 4.0.
Transitioning to renewable energy and eliminating the use of fossil fuels will be far easier if we have really good battery technology. The technology we have today is vastly superior to what there was around fifty years ago, but it will […]
VEC Energy Storage BYOD Program
Webinar: Friday, June 11 @ 11:30 – 12:30 pm
Partnering with GMP on a pioneering BYOD program, REV dramatically expanded energy storage opportunities in Vermont. Following that successful example, VEC will now launch a similar BYOD program, expanding again the market for resilient battery storage and lowering costs.
Join VEC […]
The New Hampshire 10-year State Energy Strategy is due for an update and your opinion matters. Help steer New Hampshire towards a greener and brighter future by submitting a public comment to the Office of Strategic Initiatives.
Some initiatives that we hope to see more of:
• Increase the Renewable Portfolio Standard for Class II […]
The Solar Sea Can Solution by Great Canadian Solar is a highly mobile, compact and flexible off-grid solar energy system for any remote power requirements. Image: Great Canadian Solar
Green Energy Times Staff
There are lots of reasons to have mobile solar systems complete with batteries. They can supply electricity when […]
Lithium iron phosphate (LiFePO4) batteries have many features that make them superior to other battery technologies. They are lightweight and versatile. They have a long lifespan and a fast recharge rate. They can also withstand cold, heat, collision, and mishandling during charging and discharging without risk of combustion.
But are lithium iron phosphate […]
A tree that fell due to the weight of ice in Troy, New York. Image: Wikipedia
Keeping your power on when things go bump in the night.
As global warming increases and sea levels rise, natural disasters are also expected to increase. Only about one fifth of U.S. and […]
Commercial grid-tie array at Rek-Lis Brewing in Bethlehem NH. Photos Darren O’Meara.
The Covid-19 pandemic has had different effects on different industries. Some industries have been hit hard, and others found the time exceptionally profitable. We wanted to get a good idea of what is happening for the solar […]