Could trash-to-energy technology feed hydrogen demand?

GreenBiz

Could trash-to-energy technology feed hydrogen demand? Green hydrogen — made by splitting water’s hydrogen and oxygen using electricity produced by renewable sources — is a small fish in the "energies pond." Patch, an energy and technology consultant. Energy & Climate.

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Coronavirus: Falling power demand is impacting clean energy

GreenBiz

COVID-19 Energy & Climate Renewable Energy Solar Wind PowerWith the pandemic spurring a dramatic drop in economic activity across Europe, electricity, renewables and carbon prices have also plummeted.

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Apex Clean Energy’s Mark Goodwin on how to reach escalating renewable energy demands

GreenBiz

Apex Clean Energy’s Mark Goodwin on how to reach escalating renewable energy demands. This video is sponsored by Apex Clean Energy.

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Xin Wei Yi Technology Park reduces energy and water demands

Inhabitat - Innovation

A new technology park, part of the Nanjing Eco Hi-Tech Island masterplan, will serve as an ecological destination for residents and tourists in China

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California Ports Turn to Microgrids for Energy Security, Demand Flexibility

GreenTechMedia

As California policymakers strengthen the state’s climate and clean energy targets, billions of dollars are being invested to transition to zero-emission cargo-handling equipment at major ports. But it can also substantially increase electricity demand at ports.

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Coping with a changing demand

Envirotec Magazine

So, how do water companies prepare for an unexpected surge or drop in demand? Faced with challenges and aging infrastructure, the European water industry is focussing on rejuvenating its existing assets, building resilient systems, and improving operational and energy efficiency.

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Energy Hedging: A New Way to Make Demand Response Pay in California?

GreenTechMedia

But the structures for valuing the “negawatts” that demand response delivers have largely remained the same. But it’s a novel approach in a market like California’s, where utilities don’t face competition from retail energy providers, she said.

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WoodMac: Coronavirus Will Undercut North American Power Demand Through 2021

GreenTechMedia

Wood Mackenzie projects significant pullbacks in the larger North American economy and corresponding impacts to demand for power. Wood Mackenzie’s baseline view yields lower power demand and power prices across North American power markets. How much will peak demand fall?

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How will COVID impact demand response?

Solar Power World

By EnergyHub Regions impacted by COVID-19 have seen energy demand affected by business closures and quarantine behavior. But overall reduction in demand due to COVID-19 does not mean that utilities are abandoning their demand response goals for the upcoming season.

California’s Big 2021 Grid Reliability Decision: Expand Supply or Manage Demand?

GreenTechMedia

California is facing a major decision under a tight deadline — whether it should push for large-scale power plants and batteries to prevent a repeat of its August 2020 rolling blackouts this coming summer, or turn to behind-the-meter resources like batteries and demand response.

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California Renewable Curtailments Surge as Coronavirus Cuts Demand

GreenTechMedia

California grid operator CAISO has been curtailing renewable energy at record levels this year, as the state’s ever-rising share of solar power during daylight hours increasingly outpaces electricity demand.

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The coronavirus has accelerated changes in energy supply and demand

Eco-Business

There is a compelling case that the pandemic has accelerated the move away from fossil fuels, and that investments in renewable energy will continue to grow

24/7 Renewables: The Emerging Art of Matching Renewables With Demand

GreenTechMedia

A lot of companies and governments are committing to 100% renewable energy. But a target of that scope without considering the timing of energy use isn’t technically or economically optimal. Environment Energy Leader : Corporate renewable energy 2.0.

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Demand Response Industry Asks Feds to Open States to Energy Market Competition

GreenTechMedia

Over the past half-decade, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has consistently won court battles upholding its authority over states to set the rules for how distributed energy resources can play in wholesale energy markets.

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Extensible Energy adds demand charge elimination feature to software

Solar Power World

Extensible Energy has released new features for DemandEx, its demand charge reduction software that works without energy storage. The most notable improvement is HardCap, an intelligent algorithm that automatically blocks demand spikes over a pre-set kilowatt level.

Global fossil fuel demand’s ‘staggering’ fall

Eco-Business

The world’s energy markets are in upheaval, as experts report an historic fall in global fossil fuel demand

Covid-19 will weaken energy demand for decades—but world still losing climate fight, warns report

Eco-Business

The coronavirus may dampen energy demand for decades, while the share of renewables grows and transport is increasingly electrified. Even so, the world is on track to heat up by 2.3 degrees Celsius by 2100, a new report predicts

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Taylor Redman: I’m a young conservative demanding climate action

Defend Our Future

NPR backs up the powerful anecdotes with recent polling from Pew Research , which laid out a number of stark climate change and clean energy contrasts between young conservatives and their elders. Clean energy is where we really see young conservative support surge way ahead of their elders.

New report demands Brexit boost for repair industry

Envirotec Magazine

As well as preventing waste, this would satisfy public demand, stimulate the economy and help to create 34,000 new jobs in the repair sector and 346,000 new jobs in remanufacturing. The post New report demands Brexit boost for repair industry first appeared on Envirotec.

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California’s Latest Demand-Side Emergency Plan Takes Heat from Providers

GreenTechMedia

” That’s how a range of clean energy advocates and demand response providers are describing the California Public Utilities Commission’s latest plan to prevent a repeat of the state’s August 2020 rolling blackouts this coming summer. “Disappointing.”

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Mapping the Post-COVID Future for Electric Cars, Behavior Change and Energy Demand

GreenTechMedia

We’re once again thinking through the practical and theoretical impacts of the pandemic on energy, in the near-term and well into the future. Shayle and Stephen talk with Ramez Naam , a futurist, science-fiction author and energy expert.

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As Renewables Surge, Australia Ponders Options for Demand Response Market

GreenTechMedia

Australian energy chiefs have welcomed the release today of two reports setting out options for the country’s future electricity market makeup. One of the big questions is around demand response, and who will oversee a market that has only started emerging in Australia.

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With rising energy demand for minerals, forests face greater threats

Eco-Business

A World Bank concept called 'forest-smart mining' claims to mitigate the negative impacts of mining on forests, but given the complex nature of the extractive industries, its real-life applicability has come into question

UK Struggles With Problem from the Future: Sagging Power Demand and Surging Renewables

GreenTechMedia

Low electricity demand during the COVID-19 lockdown and ever-increasing wind and solar capacities have seen U.K. A pair of public holidays in May exacerbated the problem, sending power demand even lower.

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Can the global battery supply chain keep up with anticipated EV demand?

Charged

As global demand for EVs increases, many are questioning the adequacy of the existing battery supply chain. Nicholson says 97% of current EV demand is supplied by battery firms from China, Japan and South Korea.

We Can Make 2019 The Year Oil Demand Peaked

Forbes Green Tech

COVID-19 temporarily collapsed oil demand, aggressively promoting electric vehicles through regulations in the US, Europe and China can ensure that oil demand never recovers, allowing the world to fight climate change and have clean air.

EIA: Coronavirus Depressing US Power Demand, Slowing Renewables Buildout

GreenTechMedia

Energy Information Administration says — even the fast-growing wind and solar power sectors. These drop-offs in demand will drive down total U.S. EIA also predicted that energy-related carbon dioxide emissions will decrease by 7.5 The coronavirus pandemic will depress U.S.

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Heat network webinars available free on-demand

altenergymag

Switch2 Energy releases 'Lockdown Learning' webinar series for heat network designers, developers and operators

Solar Net Metering Under Threat as Shadowy Group Demands Intervention in State Policies

GreenTechMedia

A nonprofit group that’s spent years fighting clean energy legislation in New England is pressing federal regulators to approve a legal argument that could lay the groundwork for challenges to the solar net metering policies now in place in 41 states.

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Demand from first-time, repeat buyers powers new era of large-scale renewables growth

GreenBiz

The fall gathering of the Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance brings fresh faces and fresh ideas. Energy & Climate Renewable Energy VERGE 19

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Best Read 2021: Renewable Energy Market Demand Will Grow Rapidly Across the Globe

altenergymag

According to the research report, global renewable energy market was projected at USD 1089 Million in 2019 and is forecast to hit USD 1911 Million in 2026, with CAGR expected to rise by 8.3% between 2020 and 2026

GB energy demand reaches last year’s levels for the first time since COVID-19 lockdown

altenergymag

Electricity demand hit the same level as last year at the beginning of August for the first time since COVID-19 lockdown measures were introduced

Unlocking the Demand Side of Texas’ Energy-Only Market [GTM Squared]

GreenTechMedia

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Selling Renewable Energy. to Your Team

GreenBiz

Selling Renewable Energy. Today’s corporate energy manager faces a challenging balancing act: how to accommodate cost and renewable energy goals, all within an organization’s risk tolerance. Moderator: Sarah Golden, Senior Energy Analyst & VERGE Energy Chair, GreenBiz.

Hi-tech batteries support boost in demand for household solar energy

altenergymag

Gridtential Energy was awarded a research project to generate sophisticated plug and play solar energy systems. The project will combine a silicon wafer, lead-based technology with the testing expertise of Electric Applications Incorporated (EAI) to develop high voltage reference batteries

How Coronavirus Is Altering Energy Demand and Bending Load Curves [GTM Squared]

GreenTechMedia

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How Wastewater Treatment Can Reduce Energy Usage

U.S. Green Technology

According to the Department of Energy, this translates to an annual expense of around $2 billion for electricity alone. The demand for clean drinking water will only increase. The post How Wastewater Treatment Can Reduce Energy Usage appeared first on U.S.

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Companies Continue To Drive Demand For Clean Energy

Forbes Green Tech

The corporate market for renewable energy is set to break new records, thanks to falling prices, new financial instruments and the spread of the energy transition to transportation and HVAC. Markets such as China and Japan are set to see policy changes that will help markets there take off

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OhmConnect Raises Infrastructure Funding for 550MW ‘Power Plant’ of Home Demand Flexibility

GreenTechMedia

A $100 million investment in residential demand response is redefining what "infrastructure" can be. Home energy modulation as energy infrastructure. Infrastructure funds typically invest in tangible things, involving steel and concrete.

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Assessing the State of Demand Response Amid California’s Grid Stresses

GreenTechMedia

She’s an expert on utility business models, grid integration, and demand response. She’s going to help us understand the technology and market-design landscape for demand response.

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Gasoline Demand Collapses To A 50-Year Low

R-Squared Energy

The COVID-19 pandemic is having an unprecedented impact on demand for oil and petroleum products. Last week’s Petroleum Status Report from the Energy Information Administration shows just how dramatic the impact has been on U.S. gasoline demand. For the week that ended 4/03/20, gasoline demand fell to 5.065 million barrels per day (BPD). That number represents a 48% decline in gasoline demand versus the same period a year ago, and is down 24% since last week.

Where progressives and conservatives agree on clean energy

GreenBiz

Where progressives and conservatives agree on clean energy. From an ideological perspective, it’s curious that clean energy became a partisan issue. CONVERGENCE: Energy independence. Solar panels could be rebranded as "don’t-take-my-gun-away energy." Energy & Climate.

Could trash-to-energy technology feed hydrogen demand?

Business Green

Early pioneers of these hydrogen-from-waste technologies such as Ways2H, SGH2 Energy (SGH2), and Standard Hydrogen say not only are they making carbon-free, energy-rich fuel, their approaches also will divert mountains of trash from landfills and waterways, cutting greenhouse gas emissions.