Renewable Energy

New and analysis of the rise of Renewable Energy resources, which has a significant impact on the performance and reliability of electricity grids. The integration of renewable energy into electric power systems around the world is a major trend as they must connect to existing transmission grids at a range of voltage levels. Renewable Energy resources include solar, wind power, hydroelectric energy, hydrogen and fuel cells, biomass, geothermal power and other forms of energy such as tides and hot hydrogen fusion.

Globalstar

Eaton to share insights on reliable, sustainable energy at African Utility...

Eaton Africa will be highlighting how it enables the drive to provide reliable and sustainable electricity access for all during African Utility Week, taking place from 14 to 16 May 2019 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) in Cape Town, South Africa.
careers

Skills shortages in South Africa

Roula Inglesi-Lotz, associate professor, Department of Economics, University of Pretoria and president of the South African Association for Energy Economics (SAAEE), discusses...
ABB

ABB opens first carbon-neutral factory in the world

The facility in Germany will run on a solar photovoltaic system backed by a battery storage system, and any surplus power will be fed back into the grid. It also has EV charging points for staff and visitors.
Vietnam

Vietnam poised for renewable boom – report

Wind and solar power are poised for a significant rise in Vietnam and will hit 19.9 GW by 2030, according to a new report.
northern scotland

Ameren to acquire Missouri’s most advanced wind facility

Ameren Missouri is set to acquire its third wind generation facility in Missouri from a subsidiary of Enel
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The changing shape of the Chinese smart energy landscape

Smart Energy International’s Errol Bryce spoke to Mr. Liu, vice president and chief marketing officer, Tellhow, about their focus on renewables integration, and the challenges and opportunities facing the country.
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Enel publishes new book on how to improve access to energy

Africa is endowed with one of the world’s most significant renewable energy potential, estimated by IEA in 300,000 GW for solar pv...
coal-free

New York to eliminate coal by end-2020

New York state has finalised the adoption of regulations that will see coal-use end by year’s-end 2020, and ensure that all power plants in the state are adherent to the state’s new carbon emissions limits.
UGANDA

Rwandan startup to provide solar-powered digital services to low income Ugandans

ARED, the Rwanda based Platform as a Service start-up known for its ‘Smart Business in a Box’ solar powered kiosks, has set...
Wave energy

AW-Energy WaveRoller generates ocean energy near Portugal

AW-Energy's WaveRoller ocean energy system passed a certification milestone for an installation in Portuguese waters with a survey by Lloyd's Register.

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