Distributed generation

News and analysis concerning the use of distributed energy resources (DERMS), distributed generation, distributed energy, on-site generation or district/decentralised energy and energy storage performed by a variety of small, grid-connected devices. Analysis includes impact on utilities and existing transmission and distribution networks, connection of renewable energy to the grid and trends in decentralisation.

India renewable

US DoE releases renewable energy injection guide for all

India decided to work with USAID and NREL to develop a comprehensive grid integration study that can help other nations fast-track their renewables development.
us Navy

US Navy awards $58 million contract for energy resiliency project

The US Navy has selected energy services firm Ameresco to implement a $58m energy resiliency project at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine.

Dominion and Facebook expand partnership on renewables in Virginia

Dominion Energy has expanded its partnership with Facebook to increase renewable energy generation in Virginia.
global energy storage

America, Europe & Asia-Pacific powered 74% of distributed energy storage

A new report from Navigant Research says the mostly first-world nations on these continents were behind the growth of the distributed energy storage industry, but this was aided by government support early on.

GE wins DRC grid modernisation deal

DRC has signed a MoU with General Electric to explore energy solutions that will enable the country to expand its generation capacity.
renewable energy India

Policy certainty will help India to achieve 2030 renewable energy goal...

Policy certainty will increase domestic and international investment into India, and help the country get back on track to it's 2030 renewable energy goal.
US energy transition

New report highlights the rise of sustainable energy in the US

The US overhauled how it produces, delivers, and consumes energy over a momentous decade of change, according to a new report from BloombergNEF (BNEF) and the US' Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE).
climate emergency

EU’s new BlueInvest Fund to help tackle climate emergency

The EU Commission has partnered with EIF to finance early-stage businesses that are developing technologies to help tackle climate emergency.
UK renewable investment

71% of UK citizens say renewables need more government support

New research from Siemens Gas and Power UK & Ireland has revealed that 71% of UK consumers believe the government should be acting faster to develop clean energy.

Djibouti’s first renewables project launched

AFC, CFM, FMO, the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank and Great Horn Investment Holdings are funding the construction and operation of a 60MW wind farm in Djibouti.

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