US VPP

PGE to trial 4MW residential virtual power plant

Portland General Electric Company (PGE) has announced a pilot program that will incentivise the installation and connection of 525 residential energy storage batteries to form a 4MW virtual power plant (VPP).
energy transition

Ports to play a key role in the global energy transition

Ports will play a key role in the energy transition in the event there is increased collaboration by port authorities and energy stakeholders.
energy innovation

Urgent need to drive clean energy innovation says IEA

Without a major acceleration in clean energy innovation, net zero emissions targets will not be achievable.
smart metering battery

FANSO major upgrade on Li-Socl2 battery to support smart metering

Nowadays, the primary lithium battery is widely used, and there is a big difference between actual product life and design life on power consumption and operating lifetime. In addition to environmental factors such as temperature and humidity, there are two other factors related to the battery that are easily ignored.
enel solar

Enel Green Power wins its first solar tender in India

Enel Green Power has won its first solar energy tender within the Indian energy market.
coal energy generation

Uncompetitive coal energy generation fleets decline sharply

The global energy transition from coal energy generation to sustainable renewables sources has reached its financial tipping point - report
power grid

Securing the private-wireless connected power grid

The COVID crisis brought the world economy to a standstill. With near ubiquitous lockdown enforcement to stop the spread of the pandemic, remote operation and virtual collaboration has been absolutely critical to ensure some semblance of business continuity.
washington state

New report proposes dual recovery package for Washington State

A new report highlighting measures which the US state of Washington can adopt to recover from COVID-19 whilst addressing climate change released.
Utility investment

UK utility sector investment down £400 million in Q1 due to...

Investment in the UK utilities sector fell by 9.3% between January and April 2020, thanks to market uncertainty resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to tax consultancy Catax.
JinkoSolar spain

Solar mini-grids prove key to universal electrification

Solar mini-grids could play a critical role in providing electricity to rural communities and businesses and in helping to connect the 789 million people worldwide who currently do not have access.

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