NREL Releases Comprehensive Databases of Local Ordinances for Siting Wind and Solar Projects

State and local zoning laws and ordinances influence how and where wind and solar energy projects can be sited and deployed—which can have a measurable impact on U.S. renewable energy resource potential. For example, previous National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) research found that total U.S. wind energy technical potential is seven times greater under the least restrictive siting regimes as compared to the most restrictive siting regimes.

Weltec Biopower Presents its Biogas Technologies at International Biomass Expo

For the first time Weltec Biopower will exhibit at the International Biomass Expo at the Makuhari Messe near Tokyo. From August 31 to September 2, 2022, the manufacturer will present its proven plant technologies, services and processes for the energetic utilization of biogas from sewage sludge, waste and agricultural residues to the trade public there. Together with its Japanese partner Katonoki, the German biogas specialist will be represented at stand 17-53.

Experts Optimistic About Converting Coal Plants to Production Of Geothermal Energy

As the world moves away from fossil fuels in the battle against climate change, could coal plants be repurposed to produce renewable geothermal energy? Panelists addressing the topic at PIVOT2022, a recent weeklong geothermal conference, were excited about that potential, citing the number of enabling technologies that are coming online and the escalating interest in the heat beneath our feet.

NineDot Energy Launches Community-Scale Bronx Battery Energy Storage Site

NineDot Energy, a leading developer of community-scale clean energy projects backed by global investment firm Carlyle, unveiled its first battery energy storage site in the Bronx, New York City. With a 3.08 MW (megawatts)/12.32 MWh (megawatt-hours) Tesla Megapack system, a solar canopy, and infrastructure ready for bi-directional electric vehicle chargers, this NineDot Energy site is a model for how to develop future urban clean energy projects. 

Fuuse Launches New End-to-End EV Transition Solution for Fleets

Charge point management platform Fuuse has unveiled a new enterprise fleet solution to accelerate the journey to electric fleets. Building on the company’s electric vehicle charging software, Fuuse Fleet’s suite of tools supports fleet managers through the journey to fleet electrification. From initial transition planning and site readiness to infrastructure installation, and charger operation and maintenance, Fuuse Fleet gives fleet managers the confidence and evidence they need to make key decisions for their electric fleet.

Baterías con premio en la gran feria europea del almacenamiento de energía
El jurado de la feria ees (la gran feria europea de las baterías y los sistemas acumuladores de energía) ya ha seleccionado los productos y soluciones innovadoras que aspiran, como finalistas, al gran premio ees 2021. Independientemente de cuál o cuáles sean las candidaturas ganadoras, la sola inclusión en este exquisito grupo VIP constituye todo un éxito para las empresas. A continuación, los diez finalistas 2021 de los ees Award (ees es una de las cuatro ferias que integran el gran evento anual europeo del sector de la energía, The smarter E).