Alternative Energy Articles from the Current eMagazine
Reflections from Breakthrough Marine Energy Trials
01/14/15, Anders Jansson, CEO, Minesto
The marine power plant Deep Green has now been producing electricity for more than a year, and Minesto’s founder and CEO Anders Jansson shares his experiences from the trials in this article.
Solar Market Predictions for 2015
01/14/15, Contributed by, IHS
IHS Technology analysts top 10 predictions for the 2015 global photovoltaic (PV) market
Training Program for Military Veterans to Maintain Growing Solar and EV Infrastructure
01/14/15, Rue Phillips, True South Renewables
Rather than focus on any one particular technology, the EFST training course educates the participants about the common technologies and service requirements that touch multiple markets, most notably the solar and electric vehicle charging equipment infrastructure.
Case Study - 28kW Custom Carport in Frederick, MD
01/14/15, Contributed by, PV Racking
The PV Racking clamp-free rail was a great solution for this carport, as it helped to eliminate rain water leaking through the arrays in comparison to a traditional clamp-based system.
Upcoming Tradeshow, Conference & Exhibition Summary
March, April, May 2015
01/14/15, Brandon Hetherington for, AltEnergyMag
2015 promises to be another banner year for the Renewable Energy Industry. Solar and Wind will continue to grow and Energy Storage will continue to dominate the conversation. April offers up some great Energy Storage events here in North America and Europe.
Alternative Energy Stories of the Day
Foreign funds flow set to skyrocket for renewable energy projects in India
Submitted on: 01/27/15, 03:15 PM
From The Economic Times: Big-ticket announcements invol
Worry for Solar Projects After End of Tax Credits
Submitted on: 01/26/15, 05:39 AM
NY Times: For more than a year now, an enormous solar thermal power plant has been humming along in the Arizona desert, sending
Submitted on: 01/23/15, 05:39 AM
America's wind installations grew six-fold in 2014, making the United States the world's second-largest wind market behind China, according to new figures out today from research firm Bloomberg New Energy Finance. US installations reached 4.7
Amazon Invests In 150MW Indiana Wind Farm To Power Its Data Centers
Submitted on: 01/21/15, 05:40 AM
From TechCrunch: Amazon today announced that it is working with the Pattern Energy Group to construct and operate
Today's Alternative Energy Headlines
GEM Energy names business development representative for NW Ohio and SE Michigan
Submitted on: 01/30/15, 11:17 AM
Joe Gajdostik, of Temperance, Michigan, has accepted the position of business development representative in GEM Energy's HVAC service division. GEM Energy has offices in Walbridge, Cleveland and Lima, Ohio; and Plymouth, Michigan.
The Shift Toward a Decentralized, Distributed Electric Grid Is Already Underway
Submitted on: 01/30/15, 06:54 AM
Steve Propper, GTM Research's director of grid edge analysis, describes the pathways to grid edge evolution.
NEW SAN DIEGO HIGH-RISE HAS TALLEST SOLAR SYSTEM IN U.S.
Submitted on: 01/29/15, 04:10 PM
Research shows it is the tallest electric solar system of its kind in the US.
Canadian Solar Provides an Update on its Late-Stage Solar Project Pipeline
Submitted on: 01/29/15, 04:00 PM
The Company has continued to make progress in expanding its pipeline in several geographies, including Japan, the UK and China.
Siva Power Secures Series D Funding & Expert Advisor; Moves Forward with Plans to Build World's Most Advanced, Cost-competitive Solar Manufacturing Plant
Submitted on: 01/29/15, 03:58 PM
$10M raised to begin building key component of its production technology
Featured Alternative Energy Product
The FlexRack Series G3L is the latest fixed tilt racking system from Solar FlexRack. This system offers the speed and ease of installation unlike any on the market today. The system ships in a pre-assembled folded position and is simply unfolded and set into place on the jobsite. The speed of installation for the FlexRack Series G3L has been verified by a third party industrial time study institute. The FlexRack Series G3L offers unique module mounting options which allow the installer to use clips, direct bolt, or a combination of both for a flexible module mounting solution. The FlexRack Series G3L also offers integrated bonding and wire management options. Stop by our booth to see a demo of the FlexRack Series G3L and learn about our full product line of racking innovations.
Featured Alternative Energy Company
(Agawam, MA, United States of America)
OMG Roofing Products is a major supplier to the commercial roofing industry and offers a roof mount product for solar racks called PowerGrip. PowerGrip provides a secure watertight connection to the roof deck or structural members. Once heat welded in place, properly installed PowerGrips virtually elminate rack movement and remain watertight. Call (800) 633-3800 for information or visit www.OMGPowerGrip.com.
Upcoming Alternative Energy Events and Conferences
SOLAR POWER GENERATION USA
Feb 04 - 05 2015, San Diego, CA
AEE SOLAR - 7TH ANNUAL DEALER CONFERENCE
Feb 17 - 19 2015, San Diego, CA
WORLD SMART ENERGY WEEK 2015
Feb 25 - 27 2015, Tokyo, Japan
RENEWABLEUK WAVE & TIDAL 2015
Feb 25 - 26 2015, Edinburgh, UK
MEXICO WINDPOWER 2015
Feb 25 - 26 2015, Mexico City, Mexico
Mar 09 - 10 2015, Boston, MA
INTERSOLAR SUMMIT TURKEY 2015
Mar 18 - 18 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
INTERSOLAR CHINA 2015
Mar 31 - 03 2015, Bejing, China
7TH ANNUAL WIND ENERGY OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE SUMMIT USA
Apr 13 - 15 2015, North Dallas, Texas
GREENTECH MEDIA’S 8TH ANNUAL SOLAR SUMMIT
Apr 14 - 16 2015, Phoenix, AZ
IMN’S 3RD ANNUAL SUNSHINE BACKED BONDS® CONFERENCE
Apr 30 - 01 2015, New York, NY
May 06 - 07 2015, SECC, Glasgow
INTERSOLAR SUMMIT USA 2015
May 07 - 07 2015, Brooklyn, New York
AWEA WINDPOWER CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION
May 18 - 21 2015, Orlando, FL
RENEWABLE WALES 2015
May 21 - 21 2015, Cardiff, UK
Jun 09 - 12 2015, Munich, Germany
RENEWABLEUK GLOBAL OFFSHORE WIND 2015
Jun 24 - 25 2015, London, UK
INTERSOLAR NORTH AMERICA 2015
Jul 13 - 16 2015, San Francisco, CA
PV GUANGZHOU 2015 - THE 7TH GUANGZHOU INTERNATIONAL SOLAR PHOTOVOLTAIC EXHIBITION 2015
Aug 18 - 20 2015, Guangzhou Pazhou, China
BRAZIL WINDPOWER 2015
Sep 01 - 03 2015, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
SOLAR POWER INTERNATIONAL (SPI)
Sep 14 - 17 2015, Anaheim, CA
AWEA OFFSHORE WINDPOWER CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION
Sep 29 - 29 2015, Baltimore, MD
Oct 04 - 07 2015, Cape Town, South Africa
RENEWABLEUK ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION 2015
Oct 06 - 08 2015, Liverpool, UK
Oct 15 - 16 2015, Beijing, China
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON OCEAN ENERGY 2016
Feb 23 - 25 2016, Edinburgh, UK.