Alternative Energy - Articles, Stories & Interviews
Solar Around the World: Schemes and Regulations in Each County
In this article, we explore solar schemes and regulations in the top solar-producing countries as well as some countries with big solar ambitions in the coming years.
Chicken Farming with Solar Energy
System Designer Francisco Blasco and his team at Iser Smart Energy, who worked in partnership with Bet Solar faced considerable challenges in calculating the energy needs of the plant – not least because there are so few examples of this kind of installation on this scale.
When High Temperature Meets Photovoltaic Systems
Through rigorous testing and verification with actual application data, Beny Microinverter BYM2800W performs exceptionally well in hot weather conditions. Even under an ambient temperature of 50 degrees Celsius, it can maintain 100% output power.
Ultimate Guide to Battery Aging - How to Prevent Aging in Battery Energy Storage Systems
It’s a priority for many transportation and energy service providers to ensure the longevity and optimal performance of their batteries. By better understanding battery aging we can learn how to prolong the lifespan of batteries.
“Let-It-Burn” is not an Effective Fire Suppression Solution for Battery Energy Storage Systems
The standards are not crystal clear and have left some with the impression that it is acceptable just to let a BESS fire burn itself out—the “let-it-burn” method—without providing any fire suppression measures.
Three Reasons to Avoid Self-Integration of Battery-based Energy Storage Systems
In our latest blog, our experts share some valuable insights on why avoiding self-integration of battery-based energy storage systems is the best approach for long-term success.
HY-FCELL CANADA, Jun 05 - 07 2023, Vancouver, Canada
The exhibition will focus on hydrogen generation and infrastructure, fuel cell components and systems, their production technology, and application areas for fuel cells and hydrogen technologies, along with research, development and specialized services.
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In a First, Caltech's Space Solar Power Demonstrator Wirelessly Transmits Power in Space
A space solar power prototype that was launched into orbit in January is operational and has demonstrated its ability to wirelessly transmit power in space and to beam detectable power to Earth for the first time.
Valmont Records Longest BVLOS Drone Flight on the Wings of T-Mobile 5G
The Un-carrier helps Valmont capture mission-critical data in industry-first beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) drone inspection operation
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY OPENS MICROGRID RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITIES
The two communities of 219 homes have separate microgrids that can be connected when shared energy resources are determined to benefit both communities. In addition to the home batteries, a community battery will be shared among the homes.
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Huasun, global HJT manufacturer, to present its latest photovoltaic solutions at Intersolar Europe 2023
Unlike conventional solar cells, it uses different materials for the top and bottom layers, allowing for enhanced solar energy capture and thus more efficient energy generation. HJT can also improve the stability and reliability of solar panels, making them more suitable for long-term use.
New Canyonville Solar Project to Benefit Oregon Residents and Agriculture
Part of the Oregon Community Solar Program, the Myrtle Creek-based project will improve local biodiversity while lowering energy bills for Oregonians
Focus360 Energy Introduces Revolutionary Approach to SAP Calculations, Streamlining Energy Efficiency
Focus360 Energy revolutionises the energy efficiency sector with a pioneering service centred on SAP Calculations, simplifying building regulation compliance and promoting sustainable construction.
Shine On - Centrica opens its first UK solar farm
Power generation is underway at Codford Solar Farm, the first newly built solar farm owned and operated by Centrica, under the company's plans to build out a portfolio of flexible energy assets.
New Survey: 100% of Renewable Investors Perceive U.S. Market Increasing in Attractiveness Compared to Other Leading Countries Post-IRA
ACORE Releases Analysis Tracking Company Expectations for Renewable Finance Through 2026
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SOLTEC - SFOne single axis tracker
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Sun Xtender Batteries
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