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Highview Power and Encore Renewable Energy to Co-Develop the First Long Duration, Liquid Air Energy Storage System in the United States

December 27, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Highview Power Storage, Inc., a global leader in long duration energy storage solutions, and Encore Renewable Energy, a developer of renewable energy generation and storage projects, today jointly announced plans to develop the United States’ first long…

UK owns seven of top ten mega capacity offshore wind projects globally, says GlobalData

December 20, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

The global offshore wind market is set to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 16.2% between 2019 and 2030, reaching a cumulative capacity of 142…

Study Finds CEE Countries Like Poland Offer Huge Investment Opportunities in Renewables, Solar Companies Look Set to Capitalize

December 19, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Seven countries in Central and Eastern Europe secured a ranking in the 2019 ‘CMS Infrastructure Index: Bridging Continents,’ with Poland on top of…

U.S. Solar Market and 15 States See Best Quarter Ever for Residential Solar

December 12, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

WASHINGTON, D.C. and HOUSTON, TX – The U.S. residential solar market reached record highs in the third quarter of 2019 with 712 megawatts of solar installed, according to the latest U.S. Solar Market Insight report from Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables…

Nexans, Eversource and Ørsted sign Framework Agreement for North American Offshore Wind Farm

December 4, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Nexans invests in its U.S. high voltage facility to make it the first and unique subsea high voltage cables plant in the U.S. Paris La Défense – Nexans, the global expert in advanced cabling and connectivity solutions, Eversource, New England’s premier…

Work Begins on Adelaide Green Hydrogen Plant

December 2, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Australian Gas Networks has begun construction of its HyP SA hydrogen production facility at the Tonsley Innovation District in Adelaide. Construction has begun on a pioneering hydrogen production facility in Adelaide, which will play a major role in South…

Failed SolarReserve Project Given Second Life in South Australia

December 2, 2019 - in Energy, Renewables

Australian thermal energy storage company 1414 Degrees will buy SolarReserve’s ill-fated Aurora site in Port Augusta to build a solar farm and large-scale storage system. The company, based in Adelaide, South Australia, plans to build up to 400MW of solar…

Innovation project to reduce cost of floating solar plants

November 14, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Large-scale floating photovoltaics plants can be one of the solutions for a sustainable energy supply. The EU has now approved a project that will optimize the anchoring and mooring of floating solar plants and adapt the anchoring to ocean environment as well.…

Latin America and Caribbean on the Brink of Massive Solar Power Growth

November 13, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Lima, Peru – Latin America and the Caribbean could grow their installed solar capacity by a factor of 40 by 2050, a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) shows. Annual investmens exceeding seven billion would see the region's solar…

Perovskite Solar Cells Get An Upgrade

November 6, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

HOUSTON  – Rice University scientists believe they’ve overcome a major hurdle keeping perovskite-based solar cells from achieving mainstream use. Through the strategic use of the element indium to replace some of the lead in perovskites, Rice materials…