Albania’s first floating solar plant starts commercial operations

Renewable Energy World

European renewable energy generator Statkraft, in collaboration with Norwegian supplier Ocean Sun, has started commercial operations at the first unit of its floating solar project in Albania. The first unit, comprising 1536 solar panels, has an installed capacity of 0.5

Emporia’s energy management system prepares for the bidirectional EV charging future

Charged

Total control of power usage: from solar to EV and back to the house. Emporia Energy, which makes an energy management system for homes and small businesses, has launched a new smart Level 2 charger, and plans to offer bidirectional capability soon.

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Three Regional Clean Energy Companies Graduate from Cleantech San Diego Business Accelerator

CleanTech San Diego

Aquacycl, Kitu Systems, and Nuvve Complete Southern California Energy Innovation Network (SCEIN) Program. The program offers free business services through a consortium of regional partner organizations to help energy entrepreneurs successfully bring their innovations to market.

Navigating the Distributed Energy Resources Revolution and FERC 2222

Bidgely

For more on DERs and FERC 2222, download the full Navigating the Distributed Energy Resources Revolution: A Playbook to Guide Grid Modernization and FERC 2222 Compliance. Get in Front of Wholesale Energy Markets Opening to DERs.

Storing Energy in the Freezer: Long-Duration Thermal Storage Comes of Age

GreenTechMedia

Jason Dreisbach fields at least half a dozen calls every week from people trying to sell him a technology to lower his energy costs. Dreisbach endures sales pitches that run the gamut of energy solutions, from LED lighting to rooftop solar to fuel cells.

Lightyear closes $48-million funding round, aims to deliver solar-powered EV this year

Charged

Solar-powered cars, like flying cars, have long been a sci-fi staple, but thanks to ever-more-efficient PV panels, they could soon enter the realm of reality. Its unique feature: five square meters of solar panels encased in safety glass, mounted on the roof and hood.

Tesla Alum’s Span.IO Launches Smart Electrical Panel

GreenTechMedia

Can the lowly residential electrical panel become the hub of the solar-roofed, battery-backed, EV-equipped smart home? The former head of Tesla’s energy storage business, Rao spent years integrating Powerwall batteries, rooftop solar inverters and other distributed energy resources (DERs) with the ubiquitous grey boxes that connect household circuits to incoming grid power. The electrical panel: past, present, future.

How AMI Data and Analytics Elevate DSM Program Marketing

Bidgely

Their discussion centered upon how energy providers are changing the utility-consumer dynamic to increasingly rely on their customers as partners in ensuring a resilient and decarbonized grid. “It Tapping the Power of AMI Data.

Personalize, Align and Motivate: Using Data to Drive Heat Pump Adoption and Beneficial Electrification

Bidgely

When it comes to decarbonization and beneficial electrification, the surging electric vehicle wave has received most of the attention. In fact, energy use by homes and buildings contributes approximately 27 percent of global CO2 emissions – much of which stems from heating and cooling.

Guidehouse Insights HEM Leaderboard: Bidgely Recognized as Leading Home Energy Management Provider

Bidgely

Bidgely was recognized as a leader in the latest Q1 2021 Home Energy Management Providers Leaderboard published by Guidehouse Insights. Explore the next generation of Home Energy Management at bidgely.com.

10 Solar and Storage Trends for 2021

GreenTechMedia

Barry Cinnamon is CEO of California's Cinnamon Energy Systems. “ Luckily for many companies in the solar and storage industry, our products and services were in high demand; from a revenue perspective 2020 was not as bad as it could have been.

Cleantech San Diego to Host Three-Part Energy Startup Showcase Series in November

CleanTech San Diego

17 Southern California Energy Innovation Network Companies Will Present. Aquacycl’s BETT systems eliminate primary sludge, offer net-neutral energy operations, and guarantee permit compliance at operational costs that are 50-95% lower than incumbent processes.

The war to electrify: America can do it

GreenBiz

Remember how the nation mobilized seemingly overnight for the Allied Powers 80 years ago? It won't be boats, it will be solar farms. homes have a gas meter, feeding water heaters, cooking appliances and so on. "So Renewable Energy. The war to electrify: America can do it.

Utility AI leading the digital transformation from awareness to adoption of energy disaggregation

Bidgely

Bidgely’s been leading the Utility AI and disaggregation space for eight years now, and it’s exciting to see how other vendors and energy utilities are embracing the technology. We want to extend a huge welcome to all companies attempting energy disaggregation science. The benefit of load disaggregation has specifically penetrated large deployments for Home Energy Assessments or Audits, as well as Field Audits. Can you disaggregate solar production ?

Funding award for 28-year old Danish researcher’s green hydrogen breakthrough

Envirotec Magazine

A young Danish researcher has seemingly succeeded in developing a technology that will reduce the costs of getting wind power into the tanks of heavy-duty vehicles by approximately 15 percent. International breakthrough in Power-to-X.

Unleashing the Trapped Value of SMB Customers with UtilityAI™

Bidgely

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) consume an estimated 20 percent of U.S. energy, yet account for less than five percent of utility energy efficiency savings as they often fall into a middle ground between residential customers and large commercial and industrial (C&I) customers. .

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Gas sensor network provides early wildfire detection

Envirotec Magazine

The “solar-powered digital nose” in situ. The first live demonstration of the group’s Silvanet system of solar-powered gas sensors was recently conducted successfully in a forest near Berlin, says the firm. Emissions Gas Monitoring & Detection

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Unleashing the Trapped Value of SMB Customers with UtilityAI™

Bidgely

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) consume an estimated 20 percent of U.S. energy, yet account for less than five percent of utility energy efficiency savings as they often fall into a middle ground between residential customers and large commercial and industrial (C&I) customers. . These insights inform detailed customer energy profiles and similar business comparisons at the neighborhood and regional level. .

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Meet Our Members: Introducing Greentown’s Newest Startups of Q4 2021

Greentown Labs

Twenty-five startups joined our community in the final months of 2021, working on innovations as diverse as solar-plus-storage for blackouts, plastic and tire recycling, geothermal power generation, and construction-less dam electrification. Electricity.

Meet Our Newest Startup Members

Greentown Labs

Nearly 30 startups joined our community in the final quarter of 2020, working on innovations as diverse as zinc-ion batteries, long-range weather forecasts, wave energy conversion, and replacements for petrochemical plastics. ELECTRICITY.

EDF Renewables Acquires EV Charging Startup PowerFlex Systems

GreenTechMedia

EDF Renewables has acquired PowerFlex Systems , a California startup with technology to manage one of the biggest challenges for scaling up electric vehicle charging: controlling the loads that lots of EVs charging at once can place on the power infrastructure of the sites hosting the chargers. EDF is one of several European energy companies and multinational utilities investing heavily in distributed energy technologies.

With an 88% Increase in EV Investments, Utilities Require a Data Strategy to Realize Ambitious EV Goals

Bidgely

Learn more about How to Use Data to Drive Your EV Investment Plans , watch the on demand webinar and download the report What Utilities Know (And Don’t Know) About EV Drivers and How Better Customer Insights Can Maximize Utility Investments in Electric Vehicle s.

Meet Our Members: Introducing Greentown’s Newest Startups of Q3 2021

Greentown Labs

Twenty startups joined our community in Q3 2021, working on innovations as diverse as carbon-negative fats, energy-efficient membrane materials for chemical separations, and scalable electric vehicle charging solutions for high-density urban settings. Electricity.

A Future-Ready Role for Utilities: Electrification & Decarbonization

Bidgely

The traditional utility business model is poised for change, catalyzed by consumer appetites for clean energy coupled with federal and state government mandates and incentives to advance decarbonization.

A Future-Ready Role for Utilities: Electrification & Decarbonization

Bidgely

The traditional utility business model is poised for change, catalyzed by consumer appetites for clean energy coupled with federal and state government mandates and incentives to advance decarbonization.

Greentown Labs Member Milestones — October 2021

Greentown Labs

LineVision announced a partnership with Marubeni Corporation , which will kick off with an installation of LineVision’s sensor and software solutions on a power line originating from the Mibugawa Hydro plant in Ina City, Nagano, Japan. Katz Water Technologies was issued its ninth patent.

Big names including Amazon, Honeywell, Mitsubishi line up behind green hydrogen

Business Green

This week, Aurora Hydrogen, a pyrolysis startup in Edmonton, Alberta, disclosed $10m in Series A funding led by Energy Innovation Capital and including some well-known fossil fuels funds including Shell Ventures and Chevron Technology Ventures. per cent clean energy.

The war to electrify: America can do it

AGreenLiving

Remember how the nation mobilized seemingly overnight for the Allied Powers 80 years ago? It won’t be boats, it will be solar farms. homes have a gas meter, feeding water heaters, cooking appliances and so on.

The Case for Utility Smart Alerts: Achieving 5 Essential Goals

Bidgely

As customers ourselves, we can all identify the customer engagement strategies that are most effective at improving our satisfaction, strengthening the feelings of loyalty we have for particular businesses, and perhaps most importantly, inspiring us to take action.

The Case for Utility Smart Alerts: Achieving 5 Essential Goals

Bidgely

As customers ourselves, we can all identify the customer engagement strategies that are most effective at improving our satisfaction, strengthening the feelings of loyalty we have for particular businesses, and perhaps most importantly, inspiring us to take action.

Global Briefing: German coalition deal places climate action at heart of government's agenda

Business Green

New German coalition agrees to accelerate coal power phase out. The deal also features plans to ramp up investment in hydrogen infrastructure, ensure 80 per cent of electricity is sourced from renewables by 2030, and end the sale of internal combustion engine cars and vans by 2035.

The war to electrify: America can do it

Business Green

Remember how the nation mobilised seemingly overnight for the Allied Powers 80 years ago? It won't be boats, it will be solar farms. Sixty-nine million US homes have a gas meter, feeding water heaters, cooking appliances and so on. "So

Shell Buys Floating Wind Developer Eolfi

GreenTechMedia

The French developer will become a subsidiary of Shell New Energies. It also has a portfolio of onshore wind and solar assets. We believe the union of Eolfi’s expertise and portfolio with Shell’s resources and ability to scale-up will help make electricity a significant business for Shell,” said Dorine Bosman, VP offshore wind, Shell in a press statement. Norwegian oil and power firm Equinor is leading the pack.

5 Government Initiatives from Around the World That Are Helping Reduce the Impact of Climate Change

Green Tech Challenge

Meet one of our alumni startups Zemission, which has developed, tested, and patented a zero-emission solution for mobile use. India’s Plan to Promote Electric Cars The Indian government is preparing a new policy to promote the use of electric vehicles and lessen its fossil fuel consumption. The timelines are still being ironed out, but the initial roadmap is that one-third of India’s petrol and diesel vehicles will have shifted to electric by 2030.

Global Briefing: US Senate backs plan to make daylight saving time permanent

Business Green

US daylight saving changes, Qatari recycling islands, and Dutch offshore wind farms, all feature in this week's round up of green business news from around the world. Mentoring sessions and a launch pad for those with a sustainable business idea.".

Winners of the 2022 Design Educates Awards

AGreenLiving

Bronze Prize: Canairi by Canairi Canairi is a CO2 monitor used to measure air quality in interior spaces. When air quality drops, the monitor notifies the user to ventilate the space and re-establish appropriate air quality. Responsive Design Winner 2022: Solar Desalination Skylight by Henry Glogau Studio The Solar Desalination Skylight is a multi-functional element that harnesses sunlight and seawater, while flooding interiors with natural light.

'Green Tigers': Which countries are well placed to flourish in the future net zero emission economy?

Business Green

Which countries could be the green economic powers of the future? So, bicycle frames score lower in the GCI than the state-of-the-art optics used in concentrated solar power facilities, for example. The same logic stands for individual businesses, Teytelboym argues. "If