Electric power

Sunnova, National Grid and SolarEdge Partner to Leverage DERs for New England’s Grid

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:50am

Sunnova and SolarEdge will provide voltage support across Massachusetts and Rhode Island, proving that distributed resources can unlock additional value to ratepayers.

Key Points: 
  • Sunnova and SolarEdge will provide voltage support across Massachusetts and Rhode Island, proving that distributed resources can unlock additional value to ratepayers.
  • This first of its kind solution aims to save homeowners money, increase New Englands grid efficiency and support National Grid on its path to achieving Net Zero by 2050.
  • To create the grid of tomorrow, DERs, especially solar and battery storage, will need to work together to support the grid in meeting its energy objectives while providing consumers with energy independence.
  • National Grids continued efforts to further integrate distributed energy resources will be accelerated by this effort which will leverage DERs interconnected to the grid to optimize power quality, which will reduce costs for all customers, said John Isberg, Vice President of Customer Sales and Solutions at National Grid.

Blink Charging to Host Second Quarter 2021 Conference Call on Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:15pm

The Company will host a conference call and webcast that day at 4:30 p.m., Eastern time, to discuss the Companys results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The Company will host a conference call and webcast that day at 4:30 p.m., Eastern time, to discuss the Companys results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.
  • To access the live webcast, log onto the Blink Charging website at www.blinkcharging.com , and click on the News/Events section of the Investor Relations page.
  • Blink Chargings principal line of products and services include its Blink EV charging network (Blink Network), EV charging equipment, and EV charging services.
  • The Blink Network uses proprietary, cloud-based software that operates, maintains, and tracks the EV charging stations connected to the network and the associated charging data.

ABLIC Launches the S-191L/N Series of High-withstand Voltage Battery Monitoring ICs for Automotive Use With the New Function of Supply Voltage Divided Output, an Industry First(*1), Contributing to Functional Safety Design

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:00am

ABLIC Inc. (President: Nobumasa Ishiai, head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo, hereinafter ABLIC) today launched the S-191L/N Series, a high-withstand voltage battery monitoring ICs for automotive use with the industrys first(*1) supply voltage divided output.

Key Points: 
  • ABLIC Inc. (President: Nobumasa Ishiai, head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo, hereinafter ABLIC) today launched the S-191L/N Series, a high-withstand voltage battery monitoring ICs for automotive use with the industrys first(*1) supply voltage divided output.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210726005003/en/
    The S-191L/N Series of High-withstand Voltage Battery Monitoring ICs for Automotive Use with the New Function of Supply Voltage Divided Output, an Industry First(*1), Contributing to Functional Safety Design (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The S-191L/N Series features an industry-first supply voltage divided output.
  • Finally, the SENSE pin that inputs the monitoring voltage into the S-191L/N Series has an exceptionally wide input voltage range of -30V to 45V.
  • The S-191L/N Series meets AEC(*)-Q100 (*Automotive Electronics Council) standards for automotive ICs and is PPAP (Production Part Approval Process)-capable.

Cyber Security Expert, Darrel Grumman, Joins Certrec's NERC CIP Team

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:10pm

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Certrec announced today that Darrel Grumman has joined its Office of NERC Compliance team as a CIP Analyst.

Key Points: 
  • FORT WORTH, Texas, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Certrec announced today that Darrel Grumman has joined its Office of NERC Compliance team as a CIP Analyst.
  • "Darrel has proven capabilities in cyber security," said Office of NERC Compliance Director, Evans Heacock.
  • Mr. Grumman has more than a decade of experience in cyber security, NERC compliance, SCADA, and project controls.
  • Certrec's Office of NERC Compliance (ONC) provides competitively priced regulatory compliance services to NERC registered entities.

Global Wind Turbine Inspection Drones Market (2020 to 2026) - Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size and Forecasts

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 12:15pm

DUBLIN, July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Wind Turbine Inspection Drones Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Wind Turbine Inspection Drones Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report on the global wind turbine inspection drones market provides qualitative and quantitative analysis for the period from 2018 to 2026.
  • The report predicts the global wind turbine inspection drones market to grow with a CAGR of 13.2% over the forecast period from 2020-2026.
  • The report on wind turbine inspection drones market is a comprehensive study and presentation of drivers, restraints, opportunities, demand factors, market size, forecasts, and trends in the global wind turbine inspection drones market over the period of 2018 to 2026.

More Interregional Transmission Could Have Saved Nearly $1 Billion, Preserved Power for 200,000 Homes During Texas Freeze

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 6:15pm

The report, Transmission Makes the Power System Resilient to Extreme Weather, details the value additional transmission would have provided during five severe weather events in Texas, the Northeast and the Midwest between 2014 and 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The report, Transmission Makes the Power System Resilient to Extreme Weather, details the value additional transmission would have provided during five severe weather events in Texas, the Northeast and the Midwest between 2014 and 2021.
  • "This report demonstrates that we are already paying an enormous price for our lack of interregional transmission, and that the benefits of a robust transmission grid would quickly surpass the cost of constructing new lines.
  • Texas heat wave in August 2019 Each additional GW of transmission ties between ERCOT and the Southeastern U.S. could have saved consumers nearly $75 million.
  • Transmission Makes the Power System Resilient to Extreme Weather was commissioned by ACORE and authored by Grid Strategies LLC.

Outlook on the Wind Turbine Inspection Drones Global Market to 2026 - Technological Advancement Presents Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 4:18pm

The "Wind Turbine Inspection Drones Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Wind Turbine Inspection Drones Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report on the global wind turbine inspection drones market provides qualitative and quantitative analysis for the period from 2018 to 2026.
  • The report predicts the global wind turbine inspection drones market to grow with a CAGR of 13.2% over the forecast period from 2020-2026.
  • The report on wind turbine inspection drones market is a comprehensive study and presentation of drivers, restraints, opportunities, demand factors, market size, forecasts, and trends in the global wind turbine inspection drones market over the period of 2018 to 2026.

Agora Systems Named an Official Partner of Independent Electrical Contractors of Rocky Mountain

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 11:50am

SAN FRANCISCO, July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM) today announced that Agora Systems has become an official partner to offer materials purchasing and management software to IECRM members.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM) today announced that Agora Systems has become an official partner to offer materials purchasing and management software to IECRM members.
  • The Agora platform has proven to help electrical contractors reduce overhead costs, increase field productivity, and streamline the materials purchasing and management process.
  • Agora Systems is a materials procurement platform built exclusively for electrical contractors to reduce overhead costs and increase labor productivity.
  • About Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain:
    Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM) is a trade association representing the electrical contracting and renewable energy industry and a four-year apprenticeship training program that prepares the next-generation of electricians.

CPower Makes Vertical Commercial Agriculture More Cost Effective Through Distributed Energy Resource Optimization

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

BALTIMORE, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading, national energy solutions provider CPower Energy Management today announced that it will support Scale Microgrid Solutions , a leading provider of distributed clean energy and microgrid platforms, to deliver energy management services to vertical commercial farming company, Fifth Season .

Key Points: 
  • BALTIMORE, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading, national energy solutions provider CPower Energy Management today announced that it will support Scale Microgrid Solutions , a leading provider of distributed clean energy and microgrid platforms, to deliver energy management services to vertical commercial farming company, Fifth Season .
  • "Our partnership with Scale Microgrid allows Fifth Season to unlock value from their distributed energy resources, ensuring reliability and achieving energy resilience, without disrupting their operations."
  • "Our Scale energy system and CPower demand response creates opportunities to be just as resourceful with our energy management."
  • CPower Energy Management is a leading, national energy solutions provider guiding customers towards a clean and dependable energy future.

EDMI Eclipses 5 Million SMETS2 and AMR Devices Delivered in Great Britain

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 8:00am

LONDON, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EDMI, a Global Energy Solution Leader, confirmed today it has delivered over 5 million SMETS2 and AMR devices to Great Britain. The devices include 4 million SMETS2 devices; Communications Hubs and SMETS2 smart electricity and gas meters for the residential smart meter rollout programme, and 1 million AMR smart meters for Commercial and Industrial (C&I) customers.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 21,2021 /PRNewswire/ --EDMI, a Global Energy Solution Leader, confirmed today it has delivered over 5 million SMETS2 and AMR devices to Great Britain.
  • The devices include 4 million SMETS2 devices; Communications Hubs and SMETS2 smartelectricity and gas meters for the residential smart meter rollout programme, and 1 million AMR smart meters for Commercial and Industrial (C&I) customers.
  • The total market size for SMETS2 smart meters in Great Britain is 53 million meters across residential and C&I energy consumers.
  • With the recent SMETS2 polyphase smart meter launch, EDMI is targeting to supply over 20 million SMETS2 devices and is well positioned to achieve this strategic goal.