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GivePower Deploys Solar Water Farms in Kenya and Haiti

Powered entirely by solar energy and battery storage, GivePower's desalination systems are housed in 20 foot shipping containers and capable of transforming 70,000 liters of brackish and/or seawater into clean, healthy drinking water every day.

Why UK utilities should adopt remote operations

Software helped companies keep employees safe and operations running during the pandemic – now, digital operational technologies can also make utilities companies more resilient on a long-term basis.

Upgrading the Grid to Accommodate Renewable Energy

Despite efforts to lower energy use, the rising population and economic growth are driving global energy demand. To balance global demand with clean energy use, we must invest in projects that enable increased use of energy from renewable resources

How Egypt Banks on Renewables to Meet Expected Surge of Energy Demand

To meet its soaring demand for energy, Egypt is turning to renewable sources. Its targets, if accomplished, will see it become a pioneer in the African energy landscape. But are the plans realistic?

Remote Communities Lead the Way to a Renewables Future

Remote communities often operate without the benefit of a main utility grid and depend on diesel fuel for power generation. This dependence on diesel represents not only economic cost, but also environmental cost in the form of greenhouse gas emissions and noise pollution.

Breakthrough Machine Learning Approach Quickly Produces 50X Higher-Resolution Climate Data

This approach will enable scientists to complete renewable energy studies in future climate scenarios faster and with more accuracy.

Why Resource Recovery is Critical to the Future of Clean Transportation

Recently, a report from industry analysts stated that by the end of this year - 2020 - China alone will generate approximately 500,000 metric tons of used lithium-ion batteries and that by 2030.

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Tech Giants Prepare for Renewables Surge

With COVID-19 exposing the link between public health and clean energy, tech giants are preparing for a renewables surge. As it happens, they must take charge and fully integrate the most sustainable solutions.

COMPANIES WILL EITHER SINK, SWIM, OR SURF DEPENDING ON THE MATURITY OF THEIR DIGITAL READINESS

• Exceptional ROI expected for companies who have embraced digital technologies amid COVID-19 • New normal will include hybrid models of digital technology with physical activity • COVID-19 has resulted in unprecedented levels of global collaboration

Stationary Battery Storage Market To Exceed USD 120 Billion By 2030

Surging popularity of renewable energy sources like wind and solar along with growing electrification initiatives across rural sectors might accelerate the adoption of off-grid services.

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New Study Finds Colorado Energy Policy Discourages All-Electric Buildings Despite Lower Upfront Costs

The state is constructing tens of thousands of new buildings that cost more to build and lock in higher CO2 emissions all amid growing efforts to accelerate emission reductions

Achieving energy efficiency and sustainability with data-driven insights

Organizations need data-based energy management solutions to succeed in the era of digitalization, says a new ABB whitepaper

SPI, ESI, North America Smart Energy Week Goes Fully Virtual

SPI, ESI, and North America Smart Energy Week, powered by the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), is the largest event and gathering place for the renewable energy industry in North America. The Virtual Education Microconferences, running from September through October, and the Virtual Tradeshow will be a place for the industry to gather in 2020.

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