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Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Viridi Parente now making electric powertrains for major equipment maker »
The Buffalo-based startup has inked deals with Doosan Bobcat and Case Construction Equipment. The Bobcat contract was anno...
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Nuvve, Blue Bird Offer V2G Electric School Buses »
Nuvve Corp., a company that specializes in vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology, and Blue Bird Corp., an independent designer...
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Lithium battery recycling facility welcomed by New York Governor Cuomo »
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said that a new recycling facility for lithium-ion batteries helps create quality jobs and...
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
NYISO allows full participation for energy storage in wholesale power markets »
The New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) Sept. 8 announced it would allow full participation of energy storage res...
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
FERC Order May Undermine Renewables, Energy Storage in New York’s Capacity Markets »
Another setback for clean energy resources heightens tension in states considering alternatives to federally regulated mar...
Thursday, September 3, 2020
Magnis placement to advance US battery ambitions »
GRAPHITE explorer and integrated battery player Magnis Energy Technologies is seeking to finalise a A$5-7 million placemen...
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Overheard at NY-BEST’s 10th Annual Meeting »
NY-BEST held its 10th annual conference as Tropical Storm Isaias battered New York City, discussing New York's energy stor...
Monday, August 10, 2020
How New York Can Shut Down Far More Fossil Peakers »
Lithium-ion batteries only go so far, but Form Energy says long-duration storage can knock off most of New York’s peak pow...
Thursday, August 6, 2020
UL certification ‘proves’ innovative battery platform can stop thermal runaway from propagating »
“Preventing a service event from becoming a catastrophic one,” is how Cadenza Innovation CEO Christina Lampe Onnerud descr...
Thursday, August 6, 2020
Independent DNV GL study gives high marks to Enel X Energy Storage Modeling Tool »
DNV GL found that Enel X’s optimization methods are robust and well designed to anticipate an extensive range of scenarios...
Thursday, August 6, 2020
SER Capital Partners Closes & Commits Fund to Battery Storage Assets Across New York City »
SER Capital Partners, LLC, a sustainable-investment focused private equity firm,  acquired Microgrid Networks, LLC, a...
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
ChargePoint raises $127M as electric vehicle adoption grows among fleet operators »
Electric vehicle charging network ChargePoint raised $127 million in funding in a bid to expand its platform for businesse...
Thursday, July 30, 2020
Sunrun Lands Contract for 20MW Backup Battery-Solar Project in Blackout-Prone California »
Under the terms of the deal, Sunrun will install up to 20 megawatts of solar-battery systems for about 6,000 homes served...
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Sodium-Ion Battery Company Natrion Partners with Binghamton University's Koffman Southern Tier Incub »
Energy startup Natrion, a battery company formerly based in Urbana, Illinois, is excited to announce that it has moved its...
Saturday, July 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
New York Announces Solicitations for Over 1,500 MW of On-Shore Renewable Energy: What’s New and Note »
On July 21, 2020, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (“NYSERDA”) launched its highly anticipated...
Saturday, July 25, 2020
NextEra investing in hydrogen; rapidly expanding renewables, storage »
NextEra Energy executives are bullish about long-term opportunities for hydrogen to help achieve US decarbonization goals,...
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
New York announces 4 GW renewables solicitation with 2.5 GW offshore wind »
New York is seeking 4,000 MW of renewable energy capacity, including 2,500 MW of offshore wind, in the largest-ever call f...
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Enel Reveals Plan to Add 1GW of Batteries to US Renewables Fleet by 2022 »
Enel announced a dramatic scale-up of its U.S. energy storage ambitions on Tuesday, saying it will add 1 gigawatt of stora...
Thursday, June 25, 2020
One of These Is Not Like the Others: Federal Regulatory Efforts to Adapt to the Expanded Use of Ener »
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) electric regulation has traditionally put resources into defined categories (g...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Adding intelligent storage can boost solar project revenues by 50%, Stem claims »
The storage provider made the claim while announcing the completion of a front-of-meter solar project that boasts 8MWh of...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
BAE Systems Selected by New York City to Provide Hundreds of Electric Hybrid Propulsion Systems »
BAE Systems, a world leader in electric propulsion systems, announced its selection by New York City Transit Authority to...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Plug Power Completes Acquisitions of United Hydrogen and Giner ELX »
Plug Power Inc., a leading provider of hydrogen engines and fueling solutions enabling e-mobility, has completed the acqui...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Quidnet Energy’s $10M Series B Paves Way For Commercial Expansion »
Quidnet Energy announced on Tuesday that it closed on a $10 million Series B round of financing and a contract with the Ne...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Apple Maps gets electric vehicle routing to find EV chargers »
The EV routing feature, which will be available in the newest version of iOS, is one of several improvements that Apple is...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
DOE Announces New Lab Consortia to Advance Hydrogen and Fuel Cell R&D »
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced the intention to invest up to $100 million over five years in two n...
Monday, June 22, 2020
News Release: Research Determines Financial Benefit from Driving Electric Vehicles »
Over a 15-Year Life, EVs Can Save Thousands of Dollars in Fuel Costs Compared to Gasoline Vehicles Click here to read...
Monday, June 22, 2020
Lyft’s commitment to electric vehicles is huge. Three lessons for leaders. »
Lyft responded to stakeholder demands for rebuilding a better future – and in particular for climate action – through a bo...
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Fluence Announces 6th Generation Energy Storage Technology »
If you want an indication of where the energy storage market is heading, a recent announcement by Fluence is it. &nbs...
Thursday, June 18, 2020
Peaker Plants Harm Communities of Color; It’s Time for New York City to Replace Them »
Most New Yorkers are unlikely to know about the polluting power plants located primarily in communities of color and low-i...
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Sunrun to Turn Home Batteries Into Grid Resources for 2 Major Utilities »
The leading rooftop installer will aggregate homes for Southern California Edison and a Con Ed utility in New York in a te...
Monday, June 15, 2020
Stem Named Top California Commercial Energy Storage Installer »
Stem, Inc., the global leader in artificial intelligence (AI)-driven energy storage services, led commercial storage insta...
Thursday, June 11, 2020
Report: These rarely used, dirty power plants could be cheaply replaced by batteries »
A sweeping analysis released last month by researchers at the nonprofit Physicians, Scientists, and Engineers for Health E...
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
New York’s Energy Transition (and Challenges) in 5 Charts »
From carbon pricing to offshore wind to huge transmission projects, New York’s grid operator has its work cut out. Cli...
Friday, June 5, 2020
Work at Tesla’s New York Gigafactory Restarts as Panasonic Prepares to Exit »
Tesla restarted work at its Buffalo, New York Gigafactory in May, not long after resuming production at its other U.S. fac...
Friday, June 5, 2020
‘Calm before the storm’: US deployed 98MW / 208MWh of energy storage during first quarter of 2020 »
Research firm Wood Mackenzie has held onto its forecast that the US will deploy around 7GW of energy storage annually by 2...

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