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What is ITER?

The original name is The International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER). It is an international nuclear fusion research and engineering megaproject. This will be the world's largest magnetic confinement plasma physics experiment.

Boris Bans Petrol and Diesels, But the Future's Bright For Electric

The Prime Minister has labelled his ten-point action plan, which includes investment in sustainable energy and bettered public transport, a ‚Äėgreen industrial revolution‚Äô.

Dawn of a New Day for Energy Companies

‚ÄúThe commercial, operational and safety benefits of smartphones and other smart technologies‚ÄĚ are empowering the energy industry says Colin Abrey of Nextivity

How to Start a Renewable Energy Business

Now is a good time for entrepreneurs to get started in the renewable energy sector. The following best practices will help any business get off the ground.

Building Sustainable and Smart Energy Infrastructures with Wi-Fi HaLow Technology

The higher demands for long-range connectivity and low power requirements for many IoT and machine-to-machine (M2M) applications are ushering in Wi-Fi HaLow at an increasingly faster rate this year and for the years ahead.

China Sets Its Sights On Global EV Dominance

China, is looking to become a dominant player in the rising global ev market. Chinese EV manufacturers are expected to start expanding overseas, while Beijing already controls a large part of the global EV supply chain, beginning with critical minerals processing.

Emissions and Coal Have Peaked as Covid-19 Saves 2.5 Years of Emissions, Accelerates Energy Transition

BloombergNEF‚Äôs New Energy Outlook 2020 sees total oil demand peaking in 2035, and growth in clean energy technology ‚Äď yet, world still heading for 3.3-degree temperature rise

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The Zinc-ion Battery's Role in the Energy Storage Industry

Lithium-ion batteries are the only technology that can meet the performance requirements for electric vehicles and renewable energy storage. However, the demand for lithium-ion batteries is rising far quicker than investments in the raw materials required to produce them.

The Future of Warehouse Sustainability

The key areas to focus on are technology, the environment and public health. Then, warehouses can become sustainable in every sense of the word.

New Survey Finds More Countries Turning to Macro Grids to Enable Energy Transition

A global survey of Macro Grids conducted by Iowa State University shows countries around the world are scaling up their electric grids in order to tap low-cost domestic and foreign renewable resources, grow their economies, and strengthen security

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VINEYARD WIND SELECTS GE RENEWABLE ENERGY AS PREFERRED TURBINE SUPPLIER FOR AMERICA'S FIRST UTILITY SCALE OFFSHORE WIND PROJECT

Company Decides to Temporarily Pause Federal Permitting Review to Conduct Final Due Diligence; Still Expects Financial Close of Project in 2nd Half of 2021

Skyhook Solar Brings Resilient Power to Navajo Nation Community

Colorado renewable technology company deploys resilient lighting, WiFi, and device charging to the Navajo Nation

Sunverge Selected for by Nova Scotia Power for the Smart Grid Atlantic project

The Sunverge platform will be used by Nova Scotia Power to explore opportunities to co-optimize consumer and grid services, providing grid services, based on day-ahead and intra-day generation planning, including peak demand reduction and load leveling, generation contingency support, distribution feeder congestion management, and renewables smoothing, while offering consumer services including energy arbitrage, PV self-consumption, and backup power capabilities.

World Wind & Solar (WWS) Announces New National Warehouse and Supply Chain Capabilities

WWS has opened a new national warehouse and created a new supply chain division focused on supplying critical spare parts for both Wind and Solar assets.

Global Fiber Optic Cable Assembly Market

Global Fiber Optic Cable Assembly Market, Sales Market report, Market Research analysis, Market Size, Sales Market Report, Market Growth, Professional Survey Report, Opportunity & Forecasting 2020 to 2028 KACSK Market Research recently promoted a report on the Fiber Optic Cable Assembly Market The report offers a comprehensive valuation of the marketplace via in-depth comprehensions, accurate market growth by evaluating past developments, and keeping track of the current situation and future prospects by intellect progressive and likely areas.

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Tigo’s New TS4-A-M (Monitoring) & TS4-A-S (Safety)

Tigo's New TS4-A-M (Monitoring) & TS4-A-S (Safety)

Tigo will announce the new product launch of the patented UHD-Core TS4-A (Advanced Retrofit/Add-on) Platform at SPI 2019. The new TS4-A-M (Monitoring) & TS4-A-S (Safety) units have improved lightweight hardware and lower labor costs to address a range of functions and budgets. The TS4-A-M allows module-level monitoring via Tigo's SMART Website & App. The TS4-A-S is UL-certified as a rapid shutdown solution for residential and C&I PV system. Both units join the Tigo's multivendor solution that works with almost any inverter and smart module in the global PV market. Contact sales@tigoenergy.com for pricing, shipping, and availability in Q4'19.

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SMA America

SMA America

SMA America is the U.S.-based subsidiary of global PV leader SMA Solar Technology AG. SMA is a power conversion, energy management and support service provider for residential through utility-scale photovoltaic systems. SMA's leading range of solar inverters and related technologies spans all power classes and is compatible with all module types, resulting in the largest solutions portfolio in the industry. With more than 30 years of experience and 35 gigawatts of installed capacity, SMA is represented in every major PV market on the planet and continues to lead the industry with unmatched technological innovation, strong service support and educational programs.