Renewable Energy

RENEWABLE ENERGY ARTICLES

DOE announces $53 million to cut cost of solar power

10/22/2014 These awards support advancements that will help reduce the cost of solar energy and make solar electricity more affordable and accessible 

Three LDK solar companies seek quick Chapter 11 reorganization

10/22/2014

Their ultimate parent company, LDK Parent, is subject to a provisional liquidation in the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands

Wärtsilä supplies natural gas plant in Oklahoma to balance wind and solar generation

10/21/2014 The power station, which replaces a 26 MW gas turbine from the 1950s, will be used to balance wind and solar power in the state, and will be used f...

Quebec wind energy farm receives government decree

10/21/2014 Innergex Renewable Energy received a government decree from the Quebec government for a $324 million 150 MW wind energy project in the province 

VIDEO: Chile breaks ground on 141 MW solar power project

10/20/2014 Chile's President Michelle Bachelet presided over the installation of the first solar panel at the 141 MW Luz del Norte photovoltaic solar power pr...

Renewable energy up, fossil power down in Uruguay

10/17/2014

Net energy delivered to Uruguay's SIN grid totaled 826 GWh in September, down from 852 GWh in the same month last year 

Siemens signs wind energy agreements in U.S.

10/16/2014 Siemens has signed two long-term wind power service and maintenance agreements covering 132 SWT-2.3 turbines at two wind projects in Washington Sta...

VIDEO: NM to offer state land for new solar power plants

10/15/2014 Land Commissioner Ray Powell wants to lease four square miles of state trust land in southern New Mexico for the development of a 150 MW solar powe...

VIDEO: EcoPower works its Kentucky biomass project through PJM

10/15/2014 The objective of this study is to provide a plan of service for interconnection at Engle Station and an engineering estimate of the associated costs

EDF EN Canada, MRC complete La Mitis Wind Project

10/14/2014

Energie Renouvelable de la Mitis owns 30 percent of the wind power project while EDF EN Canada holds the remaining 70 percent 

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Architecting Communication Networks for Smart Grids

This webinar will provide the essentials of communication networking to meet the challenges of the Smart Grid through network transformation. 

( 11/11/2014 / 01:00 PM

The Power of Behavioral Design: Lessons for Energy Efficiency Providers

Behavioral design principles are key differentiators when it comes to influencing consumer behavior. All around us, design thinking is revolutionizing the way that organizations and businesses enga...
( 10/28/2014 / 04:30 PM

3D BIM for Substations—Driving Efficiency from Design Through Operation and Maintenance

In this webinar, PESTECH will describe their transition to intelligent substation design and its essential role in their corporate BIM strategy. The presentation will illustrate how a substation de...
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High Availability Networks. Application of IEC6439-3 Protocols for IEC61850 Process Bus implementation

Networks can now be built for the first time with genuinely uninterrupted data communication between sensors, drives and measuring equipment. These new techniques, PRP (Parallel Redundancy Protocol...
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Rear Projection DLP™ Cubes with LED Light Source vs. Slim-Bezel LCD in Control Rooms

The primary purpose of display systems in command and control applications is to provide domain experts (operators) with a large, clear, high-resol...

Advanced Analytics and Actionable Intelligence: How Ambit Energy is using data analytics to deliver business value

Data and effective use of technology are prominent in the decision-making processes for Ambit Energy. In fact, data is at the core of new product d...

Rethinking Smart Grid Data Analytics From difficult-to-understand data stores to profitable business insight

What’s driving the boom in smart meter data? Why is it becoming more urgent to unlock its value? How can utilities approach data analytics not only...

Securing the Smart Grid: Achieving the Ultimate Goals of Safe Information Access

What security measures should your AMI system employ? Has your system security been evaluated by third parties? What would happen if a new threat w...

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