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RES Canada Announces Completion of Energy Storage System

Renewable Energy Systems Canada Inc. (RES Canada), a leader in the development and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in North America, is pleased to announce final certification of the company’s second energy storage system, Amphora. RES Canada conceived, developed, and constructed the energy storage system, which it will own and operate. […]

Advanced Energy Announces Second Quarter Results

Revenue of $146 million GAAP earnings of $0.26 per diluted share Non-GAAP earnings of $0.38 per diluted share Ended quarter with $130 million in cash Completed $25 million share repurchase Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:AEIS) today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. The company reported second quarter sales of $146.3 […]

Calling All Coders: Help Advance America’s Wave Power Industry

With more than 50% of the nation’s population living within 50 miles of coastlines, we have vast potential to provide clean, renewable electricity to communities and cities across the United States using marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) technologies. To help this emerging industry develop new models and tools that improve the design, development, and optimization of […]

Capstone Secures C600 Order From Sarlin Oy Ab for First C600 Landfill Project in Finland

Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (Nasdaq:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it received its first order for a Capstone C600 to be utilized in a landfill project in Jyvaskyla, Finland. Jyvaskylan Energia, a local energy company, sought a power generation solution that could operate on the gas from […]

WEC-Sim Aims to Bring New Wave Energy Devices to the Surface of an Emerging Industry

From a technology development standpoint, Mike Lawson likens today’s wave energy industry to the wind industry in the 1970s or ’80s. There are tens—maybe hundreds—of concepts for wave energy converters (WEC) in various stages of development, but no single solution has been established as commercially viable yet. Fortunately, coming of age in today’s renewable energy […]

NRG eVgo Partnership with BMW Expands Access to Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Network

NRG eVgo (ee-vee-go), a subsidiary of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), is further expanding access to the Company’s electric vehicle (EV) charging network by partnering with BMW on its new ChargeNow DC Fast program. Now, BMW i3 drivers in California can enjoy unlimited, no cost 30 minute DC fast charging, at eVgo Freedom Station® sites equipped […]

Energy Department Awards $100 Million for Innovative Energy Research

The Energy Department on June 18 awarded $100 million for 32 Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) that will accelerate the scientific breakthroughs needed to build the 21st-century energy economy. The announced awards are the second round of funding through the Department’s Office of Science for EFRCs, and the research supported by this initiative will enable […]

Small Businesses Receive $3 Million in Support from the Energy Department

The Energy Department on June 20 announced $3.2 million to launch the National Incubator Initiative for Clean Energy, which will create a national support network to serve the clean energy small business and entrepreneur community. The Initiative will establish a suite of technological and training resources, connect critical industry and energy sector partners, enhance incubator […]

Renewable Energy Association comments on draft budget for Contracts for Difference scheme

Planned budget will not ensure value for money for consumers The Government has published the draft budget this morning for the new Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme, setting out the level of funding that will be available for new renewable power projects under CfDs. The scheme was granted State Aid approval yesterday and secondary legislation […]

REA welcomes clarity on Fourth Carbon Budget

Long term signals vital for securing investment and creating jobs in renewables The REA welcomes the Government’s confirmation today that the Fourth Carbon Budget, setting greenhouse gas emissions limits for the period 2023 to 2027, will be set in line with the advice of the Committee on Climate Change and the target in the Climate […]