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Global Wind And Solar Costs To Fall Even Faster, While Coal Fades Even In China And India

This year's forecast from BNEF sees solar energy costs dropping a further 66% by 2040, and onshore wind by 47%, with renewables undercutting the majority of existing fossil power stations by 2030

Future trucks fueled by hydrogen created with solar power: Exhaust? Pure water vapor

Science Daily: Heavy-duty trucks will soon be driving around in Trondheim, Norway, fuelled by hydrogen created with solar power, and emitting only pure water vapour as "exhaust."

Energy storage and renewables beyond wind, hydro, solar make up 4% of U.S. power capacity

California leads the United States in capacity of several categories: hydroelectric pumped storage, geothermal, landfill gas, and batteries. Florida leads the country in capacity of municipal solid waste and other waste biomass generators.

The Future of Residential Home Energy Storage

With the market growing so rapidly, consumers need to understand which product best suits their household’s energy needs. Again, the key is starting with a customer’s energy usage and determining how they will use an energy storage system.

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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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Pika Energy - The Harbor Smart Battery Series: Smart Power on Demand

The Harbor Smart Battery provides clean energy storage with revolutionary simplicity and automated performance.

Illinois researchers explore 'self-healing' for energy storage batteries

David J. Unger for Midwest Energy News: Batteries — whether they’re powering a smartphone or storing energy on the grid — take a beating.

SaltX, Aalborg CSP to develop integrated energy storage solution

Conor Ryan for Energy Storage News: A first prototype of the storage system is expected to be developed later in 2017, with both companies planning to secure a commercial pilot plant during 2018.

How much power Trump's wall could generate if it was covered in solar panels

Leanna Garfield for Business Insider: Not considering the multi-billion-dollar construction cost of the wall itself, the solar array installation could cost between $1.4 billion and $4.2 billion

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Leading power industry event announces final keynote

POWER-GEN Europe and Renewable Energy World Europe 2017, the prominent conference and exhibition for the international power and renewable industries, has unveiled the final industry-leading speaker at the Joint Opening Keynote.

MERSEN TO EXHIBIT DURING EES NORTH AMERICA / INTERSOLAR NORTH AMERICA, JULY 11-13, 2017.

Mersen will showcase its broad line of innovative bus bar, cooling, surge protection and Over Current Protection Devices solutions for the Electrical Energy Storage and Solar Applications during the EES North America / Intersolar North America, July 11-13, 2017 in San Francisco, California.

Ideal Power Delivers Hybrid Microgrid to Island Business

200 Kilowatt / 300 Kilowatt Hour Solar-Plus-Storage System Enables Off-Grid Building to Reduce Reliance on Diesel Fuel Through Cost-Effective Renewable Power.

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