Energy Workforce Convening in Washington

CleanTech Alliance

Washington State is a leader in bringing forth new clean energy systems to meet our climate goals. To facilitate growth in the energy sector, modernize the grid, and adapt to new, innovative clean energy sources, Washington will need a trained, diverse, and distributed workforce.

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The 2022 Energy Quiz

Jim Conca

Energy will be a hot topic again in 2022. What energy source has the biggest deathprint? Take this energy quiz to test your knowledge of the most important issue in your life. Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Lifestyle /lifestyle Business energy

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We Can Store Our Excess Renewable Energy In An Energy Vault

Jim Conca

Energy Vault stores excess energy by efficiently transforming it into gravitational potential energy using 35-ton bricks that can be raised and lowered at will, and that can sit still storing the energy for any amount of time, before transforming the energy back to electrical energy when needed.

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Home Energy Saving Tips

The Environmental Blog

Cutting back on energy consumption reduces carbon emissions, improving quality of life and air quality. Energy-saving positively impacts the environment and lowers your energy bill. Combining simple energy-saving changes can potentially reduce your energy bill.

Five trends shaping the renewable energy sector

GreenBiz

Sponsored: As renewables in North America rapidly expand, understanding industry trends allows businesses to capture the greatest value from the energy transition. ESG profiles of renewable energy projects vary widely.

Centrus Energy And Clean Core Thorium Energy Advance To Next-Generation Nuclear Fuel - ANEEL

Jim Conca

Nuclear fuel supplier Centrus Energy Corporation and new innovative nuclear fuel designer Clean Core Thorium Energy are working together to develop the advanced nuclear fuel ANEEL by combining Th with HALEU.

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What's hot in corporate renewable energy procurement

GreenBiz

What’s inside the Clean Energy Buyer Association's latest ‘State of the Market’ report

Energy 377

The Energy To Light Christmas

Jim Conca

Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech Business energyLighting our Christmas Spirit in the month of December takes 3.5

Energy 246

3 urban energy innovations with global implications

GreenBiz

From buildings to cars to neighborhoods, energy solutions are emerging from urban innovation projects with the potential for global scalability

Reconsidering nuclear energy

GreenBiz

Is California’s governor’s move to extend the life of a nuclear power plant a bellwether for public sentiment

China Will Lead The World In Nuclear Energy, Along With All Other Energy Sources, Sooner Than You Think

Jim Conca

Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Manufacturing /manufacturing Business energyChina will soon have more nuclear than America and France combined.

Energy 354

Rural Clean Energy Innovation News

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Washington Department of Commerce, February 17, 2022 Commerce’s Rural Clean Energy Innovation program supports clean energy research, development and implementation in Washington’s rural communities. million from the state Clean Energy Fund to advance clean energy through a work group and new grant program with specific funding targeted to bioenergy and Tribal energy projects. […].

Energy resilience, flexibility highlight utility industry event

GreenBiz

Here's the buzz about the energy transition from DistribuTech. Energy & Climate Microgrids Power Points Renewable Energy Energy Storage

Save on Your Energy Bill with These Fun Household Activities

The Environmental Blog

Preaching about energy savings is easier than practicing it. No matter how many gadgets you have and no matter how much energy they consume, one thing remains consistent: There are only 24hrs in a day. The biggest difference you will see is in your energy bill.

Energy 344

Balancing resilient energy and clean energy

GreenBiz

With extreme weather becoming the norm across the United States, communities and companies are in need of clean backup power that can be deployed today.

Reasons Why Solar Is The Future Of Energy

Green Living Guy

Solar energy clearly is the future today. All from coal and gas to solar energy. The main driving reasons for this shift were the threatening global warming and the back-breaking energy costs. During the past few years, we have seen a drastic shift in the power sector.

Coal Country Can Retool Itself To The New Energy Future

Jim Conca

Coal Country must redefine itself in the new energy and economic future. Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech Editors' Pick editors-pick Business energy

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Fresh Energy

GreenBiz

Fresh Energy. taylor flores. Sun, 02/07/2021 - 20:24

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Washington State’s Approaching Energy Crisis – Good Intentions Gone Wrong?

Jim Conca

Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Innovation /innovation Sustainability /sustainability Business energyWA State has trouble on the horizon – with its electrical grid, as in not being reliable, and as in risk of rolling blackouts.

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Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin- May 25

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, May 25, 2022 The UTC is at the forefront of clean energy transformation in Washington State. May 27 Energy Decarbonization Pathways Engagement Meeting May 27 from 10 a.m. to noon – Energy Decarbonization Pathways Engagement Meeting – The UTC is holding a kick-off meeting to […]. Public Policy clean energy bulletin utc weekly bulletin

Energy 150

What Will A Biden-Harris Administration Do For Nuclear Energy?

Jim Conca

Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Money /money Election 2020 /election-2020 Business energyJoe Biden has a $2 trillion climate plan that includes nuclear power, particularly development of small modular reactors.

Energy Leadership Summit 11/9

CleanTech Alliance

The Energy Leadership Summit is the region’s must-attend clean energy event. This unique event connects policy with practice and addresses the industry’s current challenges and future opportunities

Energy 195

Canada And The United States CrissCross Support For Nuclear Energy's Bright Future

Jim Conca

The United States and Canada have a lot to collaborate on in the nuclear energy field, and they seem to be doing a good job of it. Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Manufacturing /manufacturing Business energy

Energy 270

The International Energy Agency’s Bizarre Roadmap For Global Decarbonization

Jim Conca

The International Energy Agency published a roadmap for decarbonizing the global energy sector by 2050. They downplay nuclear and make unachievable goals for changes in energy use like the rate of electric vehicle penetration.

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Explaining the exponential growth of renewable energy

GreenBiz

Solar and wind energy now deliver nearly 9 percent of global electricity

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Orchestrating the energy transition: Tuning into buildings

GreenBiz

For the sector to play its part means adopting aggressive energy efficiency, zero-carbon and grid-interactive strategies, especially for existing structures. Buildings Energy & Climate Energy Efficiency

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Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin- May 17

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, May 17, 2022 May 27- Energy Decarbonization Pathways Engagement Meeting May 27 from 10 a.m. to noon – Energy Decarbonization Pathways Engagement Meeting – The UTC is holding a kick-off meeting to inform participants how to get involved and provide input. The meeting will also go over current energy use and emissions […]. Public Policy rulemaking utc utc clean energy bulletin

Energy 150

Renewable energy shouldn’t be blamed for spiking energy prices — it's the solution

GreenBiz

Increased investment in renewable energy will increase supply and reduce prices

Coronavirus dampens 2020 outlook for clean energy and electric vehicles

GreenBiz

Clean Energy Electric Vehicles Renewable Energy Transportation & Mobility Energy StorageThe immediate crisis could undermine long-term strategy.

Why Hydrogen Green Energy is the Fuel of the Post COVID World

The Environmental Blog

About 77% of the citizens agree that a more important energy priority should be developing alternative energy resources like wind and solar power and hydrogen technology instead of increasing fossil fuel production. Green hydrogen is generated from low-carbon power or renewable energy.

Icelandic startups tackle energy resilience under extreme conditions

GreenBiz

Iceland, the land of fire and ice and ambitious clean energy goals, is a land well-suited to troubleshoot energy resilience

Saving Your Home from Energy Vampires

U.S. Green Technology

In some parts of the country, energy inflation has many Americans wondering how to pay their utility. The post Saving Your Home from Energy Vampires appeared first on U.S. Post-coronavirus inflation has sent the cost of groceries, gas and other essential goods soaring.

New Solar Array With Battery Back-Up Latest Step Forward To Clean-Energy Future

Jim Conca

The not-for-profit Energy Northwest in WA State cut the ribbon on its new utility-scale solar and battery project with more than 11,400 new solar panels that are paired with battery storage - exactly what President-Elect Biden’s new Climate 21 Project is supposed to encourage.

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The energy transition needs these missing ingredients

GreenBiz

don't have what they need to support the evolving energy system Public utility commissions across the U.S.

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Reducing Energy Debts From COVID-19

Green Living Guy

Energy affordability has proved problematic for decades in the U.S., The post Reducing Energy Debts From COVID-19 appeared first on Green Living Consultants, Companies, Electric Car Expert, Green Living, Electric Car News, New York, California, Florida, Missouri, Texas, Nevada.

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Jennifer Harper, Energy Northwest

CleanTech Alliance

Jennifer Harper, Project Developer, joined Energy Northwest in 2008. In her current position, Jennifer’s primary responsibility is management of Energy Northwest’s transportation electrification initiatives. In this role, Jennifer leads development of electric vehicle fast charging stations, and is currently working with utilities throughout the state to develop grant applications to fund many more. Beyond her […

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Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin- May 10

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, May 10, 2022 Upcoming workshops, rulemakings, and other dates The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC or commission) invites the public to participate in its work to implement Washington’s clean energy legislation. Public Policy rulemaking utc utc clean energy bulletin weekly bulletin

Helion Energy Raises $500 Million On The Fusion Power Of Stars

Jim Conca

Helion, a clean energy company seeking to usher in a new era of zero-carbon electricity from fusion, just announced its raise of $500 million to be used to complete the construction of Polaris, their seventh-generation fusion generator and the world’s first fusion electricity demonstration facility.

Expect A Coronavirus Spike In Home Energy Bills This Summer

Jim Conca

Expect an increase in energy consumption at your home this summer as a result of Covid-19, resulting in higher costs for Americans who are already financially strained. Cities like Philadelphia, New York, and Boston will see at-home energy bills increasing by about $30/month.

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Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin- May 3

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, May 3, 2022 Upcoming workshops, rulemakings, and other dates The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC or commission) invites the public to participate in its work to implement Washington’s clean energy legislation. Public Policy rulemaking utc weekly bulletin weekly clean energy bulletin

What the global energy crisis teaches us about clean energy

GreenBiz

One thing these shortages have in common: They’re related to fossil fuels extracted in other countries than where they’re needed.

Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin- April 26

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, April 26, 2022 Upcoming workshops, rulemakings, and other dates The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC or commission) invites the public to participate in its work to implement Washington’s clean energy legislation. Public Policy rulemaking utc weekly bulletin weekly clean energy bulletin

Bridging the rural-urban energy-efficiency divide

GreenBiz

Focusing on the climate pollutions from big cities keeps us blind to the energy burden in low-income communities