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One of the Nation’s Largest, Most Environmentally-Friendly Battery Energy Storage Systems to be Installed at UC San Diego

Sep 29 - Business Wire - One of the largest, most environmentally-friendly, battery-based energy storage systems (ESS) in the United States will be installed at the University of California, San Diego the campus announced today. More...

SCE Unveils Largest Battery Energy Storage Project in North America

ROSEMEAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 24, 2014 - For Southern California Edison (SCE), building a smarter grid started many years ago with smart meters and upgrades in distribution equipment. More...

Can batteries replace coal plants?

Sep 23 - Julie Wernau Chicago Tribune - In 1997, when Dan Foley was managing Commonwealth Edison's electrical grid, mornings meant firing up two coal-fired generating plants to keep pace with the sudden spike in electricity as nearly 3 million Chicagoans switched on their lights, hair dryers and televisions. More...
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ScottMadden Issues New Energy Industry Update

ScottMadden, Inc. - ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America's leading energy consulting firms, recently released The Energy Industry Update. more...

ScottMadden to Host Energy Industry Update Webcast

ScottMadden, Inc. - ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America's leading energy consulting firms, is pleased to join forces with Energy Central to present an interactive webinar, "The State of the Energy Industry," on Friday, March 8, 2013, from 12:00-1:00 PM EST. more...

GM and ABB demonstrate Chevrolet Volt Battery Reuse - world's first use of electric vehicle batteries for homes

ABB Inc. - General Motors and ABB today showed the next stage in battery reuse, the repackaging of five used Chevrolet Volt batteries into a modular unit capable of providing two hours of electricity needed by three to five average American homes. more...

Articles 

By Joe D’Orazio
On: September 12, 2014
Weather and nature are unstoppable forces but the results of their power are the same - the power is down and getting the lights turned back on is top priority. more...
By Kimberly Klemm
On: August 11, 2014
There are several possibilities for furthering the efficiency and energy output of fuel cell systems that could be incorporated into the processes used for fuel cell energy production. Below are three areas for exploration in more...
By Pete Stupple
On: July 24, 2014
Moving the electricity sector into a low-carbon future presents many challenges. As supply becomes increasingly intermittent, so the need for fast-responding, flexible demand and generation sources grows. Energy storage is a key source of flexibility more...
By Ed Spears
On: July 17, 2014
In today's data center landscape, it has become increasingly important to maintain uptime for business continuity. To avoid costly downtime and sustain uptime in the case of a power event, facilities operators have to deploy more...
By Harry Valentine
On: May 7, 2014
Aluminum occurs is abundance in the earth’s crust and has directly and indirectly plays a role in the energy sector, with prospects to play an expanded role in the future. About a decade ago, one more...

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Conducting a shading analysis before any installations are done

By Annie K - Where there is light there is bound to be shadows at some point. One cannot be found without the other. more...

China Coal Tar Industry, Market Size, Analysis, Share, Research, Growth, Trends, Report, 2013-2017

By David Mark - Reports overview:   In 2012, the production capacity of China's coal tar industry was 22 million tons, and the output more...

China Wind Power Generation Market Market Size, Analysis, Share, Research, Growth 2014-2018

By John Cooper - Reports overview:   In 2013, the installed capacity of global wind power reached 318.137GW. And the top five of the more...

China Biomass Power Generation, Market Size, Analysis, Share, 2014-2018

By John Cooper - Report of overview:     Research and Development Trend Forecast of China Biomass Power Generation Market, 2014-2018 primarily carries on more...

Ameren Corporation : Alternative Energy - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Market Size, Report

By Marvin Viber - Synopsis ICD Research's "Ameren Corporation : Alternative Energy - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Report" contains in depth information and more...


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