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Funding Boosts Australian Renewable Energy Storage Projects

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A system to capture biogas from a wastewater treatment plant, store it as thermal energy and sell it to the electricity grid is among the next wave of projects to receive money from the South Australian Government’s Renewable Technology Fund. Source: Energy Storage News Funding …

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5 Solar Innovations That Will Make Engineers Giddy

[unable to retrieve full-text content] There’s no question that the solar industry has gained the solid standing it now enjoys by employing certain winning technologies, but there also is always room for improvement. We’ve seen a few intriguing innovations in solar crop up that aren’t on the commercial starting line, …

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New Study Will Connect the Dots on Smart Homes and the Grid

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Energy storage provider Sunverge yesterday said that Arizona Public Service (APS) will launch a new study before the end of the year to examine the effectiveness of networked distributed energy resources. Source: Energy Storage News New Study Will Connect the Dots on Smart Homes and …

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Battery Storage to Help Offshore Wind Farms Maximize Revenue

[unable to retrieve full-text content] In November, Statoil announced that it had fully commissioned Hywind Scotland, the world’s first floating wind farm. The company said that it planned to add battery storage to the project in the coming year. Today, Younicos announced that it will be working with Statoil on the 1-MW/1.3-MWh …

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  • Innovative, Effective Responses to Climate Change

    The recent news about climate change, hurricanes, firestorms etc is sobering and relates to a significant, often overlooked, cause of climate change namely, the massive amounts of food that we throw away. This ends up in landfills and, in rotting, emits methane, a powerful greenhouse gas.  We seem to be …

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