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SMA Feeds Power to the Grid so New Jersey Food Bank Can Feed Families in Need

Collectively, the solar installation donated to the pantry will relieve an annual electrical bill exceeding $10,500. Going forward, the new 33 KW system will mean those funds can instead be allocated to purchasing food for pantry clients—enough food to prepare 6,360 meals.

How Optimized Energy Management Delivers Reliability, Efficiency and Sustainability at the Fekola Gold Mine

The addition of a 35MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) plant and 17MW/15MWh of energy storage to the existing 64MW thermal engine plant was decided. This new energy mix is anticipated to save over 13 million litres of fuel

Readers Choice 2020: How to Prevent Industrial Air Pollution in Manufacturing

With the constant growth in demand for manufactured goods and environmental protections under coordinated assault, there’s never been a more important time for manufacturers to take their part in air pollution seriously.

Readers Choice 2020: Lithium Iron Phosphate Batteries Are Uniquely Suited To Solar Energy Storage: Here’s Why

New technology is inevitable, and like any industry, solar energy systems must be ready to adapt. One promising battery emerging is the lithium iron phosphate battery (LiFePO_4 battery).

Readers Choice 2020: New Technology Will Revolutionize Hydropower

Renewable power is right at our fingertips. With the help of new technology, water bodies like oceans, lakes and rivers can provide a substantial amount of clean electricity.

U.S. Residential Storage: A Glimpse at the Market and the Q.HOME+ ESS

At the time of this article’s publication, residential storage had its strongest quarter ever in Q2 2020 with 48.7 MW/112.2 MWh deployed in the U.S. There are multiple incentives that drive homeowners to add storage to their homes in the U.S.

How Transformers Assist With Renewable Energy Grid Integration

While renewables are often more affordable than fossil fuels, they're not always as accessible. That's mostly an issue with how the grid handles renewable energy, and better transformers can improve the grid.

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Intersolar North America and Energy Storage North America Announce Launch of Solar + Storage Webinar Series

Today’s Progress, Tomorrow’s Promise, a free webinar series designed to educate and energize solar + storage professionals ahead of its inaugural collaborative conference and tradeshow set for July 14-16.

BINGHAMTON TEAM TO LEAD $2.6 MILLION RESEARCH INTO SOLAR ENERGY AND POWER GRIDS

The three-year project will focus on advanced grid-forming photovoltaic (PV) inverter control technologies so that the renewable energy source can be more efficiently and reliably integrated with electricity generated by coal, natural gas or other non-renewable methods.

Is the grid ready for electric cars? More electric cars and renewable electricity will cause more volatility in the supply and demand of electricity

On the road to an emission free economy, there are still several challenges to be overcome. One of the biggest challenges is building and operating an electricity distribution network for the increasing number of EV charging stations.

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FlexGen, KPP Team Up to Deliver Kansas' Solomon Energy Storage Center

When commissioned at the end of the year, the Solomon Energy Storage Center will deliver a total of 1 MW of power - with enough energy to supply four hours of power to more than 250 homes when the utility's members need it most.

Biden Climate Orders to "Supercharge" U.S. Clean Energy, New Job Opportunities

E2: Actions will help help displaced oil and gas workers and get more jobs in low income and communities of color

International Energy Storage Conference (IRES) 2021 - Get your Early Bird Ticket now!

The world's largest scientific conference on energy storage systems goes online and you can be part of it - no matter where you are located. EUROSOLAR holds its 15th International Renewable Energy Storage Conference (IRES 2021) on March 16-18, 2021 as global web summit. This allows scientists all over the world to participate. The IRES conference is dedicated to scientific findings on storage systems in the world of smart and distributed energy resources - its central focus on storage technology encompasses also legal, policy, network and market aspects. IRES provides a coherent overview of energy storage technologies that can enable the global transition towards the decarbonisation of economies through distributed and ubiquitous renewable energy systems. The lower priced Early Bird tickets can only be purchased for a short time on www.eurosolar.de/en.

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Our RE Series batteries are designed to provide the highest peak capacity, longest cycle life, and greatest reliability for use in industrial or residential renewable energy applications. Renewable Energy Series batteries utilize the company's exclusive XC2™ formulation and Diamond Plate Technology® to create the industry's most efficient battery plates, delivering greater watt-hours per liter and watt-hours per kilogram than any other flooded lead-acid battery in the market. Our Deep Cycle batteries are engineered to work with solar panels as well as other renewable energy applications.

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Rolls Battery

Surrette Battery Company, the exclusive manufacturer of Rolls Battery, is one of North America's leading lead-acid battery manufacturers. Established in 1935, with a production facility in Salem, Massachusetts, Surrette Battery Company relocated to Canada in 1959 and is the Nation's only remaining independent battery manufacturer.