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The World's Largest Floating PV Power Plant of 40MW Connected to the Grid

Sungrow, the global leading PV inverter system solution supplier, announced that the world's largest floating PV power plant of 40MW with Sungrow's PV inverters utilized has been successfully connected to the grid in Huainan, China.

Unleash the Power of Thorium

The thorium fuel cycle offers energy security advantages in the long-term because of its ability as a self-sustaining fuel that does not need fast neutron reactors. It is consequently a significant and potentially practicable technology that is able to provide long-term nucl

Saft Li-ion energy storage will maintain the balance of power for Finland’s transition to a solar economy

The Saft Intensium® Max containerized energy storage system, with a nominal output of 2 MW and 1 MWh of capacity, has been installed at Fortum’s Järvenpää biomass fired CHP (combined heat andpower) plant.

How Rural Areas Can Benefit From Renewable Energy

Renewable energy and rural areas are mutually beneficial. As the green energy industry continues to grow, you need to know where to expand next. And rural areas are the place to go for success.

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AltEnergyMag.com - Special Tradeshow Coverage of Intersolar & EES

Intersolar & EES North America run July 10th - 13th in San Francisco, California. This AltEnergyMag.com Special Tradeshow report aims to bring you news, articles and products from this years events.

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Scientists propose better battery system for smart home use

Phys.org: Smart homes need smart batteries. Current systems overuse power, which can shorten the life of batteries and the devices they power. Future batteries may get an intelligence boost to mitigate the problem.

World's largest wind turbines may double in size before 2024

Jillian Ambrose for Telegraph: The wind developer behind the world’s largest working wind turbines has said the size of its giant offshore blades, currently in UK waters, will double again within seven years.

Mercedes-Benz Energy and Vivint Solar Team Up to Bring Automotive Battery Innovation to the U.S. Residential Solar Market

Exclusive collaboration marks entrance of Mercedes-Benz Energy products into U.S. market

Empower Unveils the Genesys 8K™ Modular Smart Home Energy Platform

Technology that streamlines the deployment of residential solar + energy storage without compromise of performance or cost

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ABB highlights new technologies, digital capabilities at AWEA WINDPOWER

STATCOM, energy storage, low voltage breakers, enterprise software, control systems, HVDC Light® and grid interconnection solutions that build on the ABB Ability™digital offering on display to help wind developers and operators leverage new technologies from source to socket.

SEIA Statement on ITC's Decision to Consider Suniva's Petition

Following is a statement from Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), on today's decision by the International Trade Commission (ITC) regarding Suniva's Section 201 filing:

SMA Inverters Powering 3 MW of Mexico's Largest Solar Plant

SMA Inverters Powering 3 MW of Mexico's Largest Solar Plant

SEIA Statement on Pres. Trump's Budget Proposal

Following is a statement from Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), on the buget proposal released today by President Trump:

PV Manufacturing in Europe Conference, 18 &19 May 2017, Brussels, Belgium

• Over 120 PV Specialists Discussed the Future of PV Manufacturing in Europe • Solar is the Key Principle to Decarbonising the Worlds Electricity Demand • A Clear Industrial Strategy is Essential for Europe

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