Anne Fischer

May 212019
 
ESS Inc., a manufacturer of safe, low-cost and long-duration energy storage systems, announced that it has deployed an Energy Warehouse (EW) long-duration flow battery system at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton in San Diego, California. The 50 kW / 400 kWh battery is integrated into a microgrid with a 
May 212019
 
Saft has recently launched a new product in the Xcelion line, the Xcelion 56V lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery, offering customers a variant on the proven technology behind the Xcelion 6T for applications requiring higher voltage. As the third Xcelion product, the Xcelion 56V builds upon the existing technology behind the Xcelion 6T, launched in 2015, and the Xcelion 6T-E, a high energy Li-ion battery launched in 2018 that doubles the capacity of lead-acid batteries in the same form...
May 212019
 
Developer and supplier of advanced solar energy technology solutions Midsummer today announced the launch of a solar panel exclusively developed for Sweden’s largest manufacturer of roof tiles, Benders, and its most popular Palema model. The new solar panel is integrated with the Palema roof tile and can be installed on both existing and new Benders roofs. The panel will be manufactured by Midsummer at its factory in Järfäll
May 202019
 
As the exclusive off-grid partner at Intersolar, the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) partnered with the German Solar Association (BSW), with the support of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Development and Cooperation (BMZ), to organise the Off-Grid Power Forum: Conference & Exhibition.  The Conference was an opportunity for companies and project developers to attract and to raise interest from high-ranking delegations,...
May 192019
 
A 16.64-kilowatt rooftop solar array recently installed at Hanover Town Hall, in Hanover, New Hampshire, is demonstrating the municipality’s commitment to transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy. The town is home to Dartmouth College, and its grid-tied system includes 52 solar panels and will generate approximately 17,000 hours of clean energy each year. The array will offset 9 tons of carbon pollution annually, equivalent to the carbon sequestered by nearly 10 acres of forests....
May 162019
 
The solar industry is currently enjoying highly dynamic growth, which is spurring innovative power at the same time. For their innovative efforts, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., Raycatch Ltd. and Zhejiang Jinko Solar Co., Ltd. have been named the winners of this year’s Intersolar AWARD. The award honors their pioneering solutions for a new energy world – solutions which are currently being showcased at Intersolar Europe. The world’s leading exhibition for the solar...
May 162019
 
The organizers of Solarize St. John have launched a first-of-its-kind crowdfunding campaign to help tackle the high energy burden for low-income families and non-profits on St. John by reducing the cost of solar energy on the island. A donation of $100,000 has already been made to seed the Solarize St. John initiative in 2019, offering discounts for solar installations for all St. Johnians as well as support for a local non-profit foundation. Now the Solarize initiative is fostering a...
May 162019
 
There is increasing demand from the general public and governmental agencies for sustainable energy solutions, the basic principle being that the human use of energy meets today’s needs without compromising the ability for generations to come to meet their needs. Sustainable energy strategies centre around cleaner methods of producing energy through the use of solar, wind, and oceanic energy technologies, and energy storage considerations, the cost of which have decreased hugely in...