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  • Trina Solar Announces Solar Projects in Chile, China

    Trina Solar Limited has agreed to supply 70MW high efficiency solar modules to a large-scale solar power project in Chile. Under the terms of the agreement, Trina Solar will deliver TSM-PC14 modules that have an output between 300W and 310W per...

  • Investment in DER Expected to Grow Significantly

    Distributed energy resources (DER)—smaller power sources that can be aggregated to provide the power necessary to meet regular demand—are altering the traditional relationship between utilities and their residential customers. A report...

  • Energy Forum Brainstorms Innovations

    At the recent energy forum held at the University of Chicago school of business, leading energy and technology companies discussed how to leverage the smart grid to deliver increased value to consumers and kicked off a new initiative between ComEd,...

  • Sensus Smart Water Meters Improve Leak Detection

    Sensus reports that its smart water network is enabling Arizona residents in the Tucson area to conserve water conserving water and lower their bills. Since the deployment of 8,800 iPERL smart water meters in Oro Valley, located north of Tucson, early...

  • California Reaches EV Milestone

    The California Plug-In Electric Vehicle Collaborative reports that the state has cruised past a significant EV milestone: residents have bought more than 100,000 plug-in cars since 2010, boding well for meeting Gov. Jerry Brown’s goal of having...


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  • Should Electricity Distribution Utilities Build, Own, and Operate Microgrids For Their Customers?

    Rather than view microgrids as new competitors to traditional electricity distribution utilities, perhaps these local networks of distributed generators, smart electricity loads, and energy storage devices should be seen as a new business opportunity....
  • Duke Energy increasing NC solar by 60 percent

    Duke Energy is making a major expansion of solar power in North Carolina — to the tune of $500M — culminating the utility’s request for proposals (RFP) in February 2014 and furthering its commitment to renewable energy, diversifying...
  • Solving industry issues: SGIP winners

    The Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) today named the three winners in a call for papers charged with addressing an industry issue with a viable proposed solution. The Building Technologies Office (BTO) at the Department of Energy (DOE) has identified...
  • World eyeing up advantages of offshore wind

    With more countries seeing the potential of offshore wind, the worldwide market is predicted to increase more than fivefold — from 7.1 GW in 2013 to 39.9 GW by 2020, representing a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 28 percent, according to...
  • A new tool for finding cost savings in smart grid initiatives

    The Smart Grid Research Consortium today announces a new Executive Strategy Assessment Service guaranteed to find savings in grid modernization strategies. Smart Grid Assessments are designed for utilities just beginning grid modernization efforts as...

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