Sustainable energy

Neutrino Energy - Sustainable Energy Technology in Space

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 7:00pm

The Neutrino Energy Group is confident that neutrino power will also contribute to the success of humanity's renewed efforts to conquer the stars.

Key Points: 
  • The Neutrino Energy Group is confident that neutrino power will also contribute to the success of humanity's renewed efforts to conquer the stars.
  • While nuclear fusion is certainly powerful, this technology is not strictly sustainable because it requires a steady influx of fuel.
  • Boosting this contemporary spacefaring energy technology with neutrino power, however, could reduce risks and maximize potential gains.
  • With the help of the Neutrino Energy Group , today's spacefarers will be able to rely on an entirely sustainable energy technology with incredible potential.

ScottMadden’s New Energy Industry Update Explores 100% Clean Energy and Net Zero Emissions Goals

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 2:28pm

In the last year, a growing number of states, utilities, and end users have staked a claim on a new and aggressive long-term target100% clean energy.

Key Points: 
  • In the last year, a growing number of states, utilities, and end users have staked a claim on a new and aggressive long-term target100% clean energy.
  • As the EIU highlights, the renewable energy industry must scale rapidly to meet the growing list of 100% clean energy commitments.
  • Implementation and generation portfolios vary, depending on the type of commitment (i.e., 100% renewable vs. 100% net carbon neutral).
  • If you have not yet registered, we encourage you to join ScottMaddens complimentary webcast, ScottMadden's Energy Industry Update Take It to the Limit on Thursday, June 18, 2020, from 1PM2PM EST.

Orion Energy, GCM Grosvenor and Voya Close a $365 Million Strategic Capital Partnership with Bakersfield Renewable Fuels, a Global Clean Energy Holdings Subsidiary

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK and CHICAGO, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Orion Energy Partners, L.P. ("Orion Energy"), GCM Grosvenor and Voya Investment Management ("Voya") are pleased to announce a capital partnership with Bakersfield Renewable Fuels ("BKRF").

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK and CHICAGO, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Orion Energy Partners, L.P. ("Orion Energy"), GCM Grosvenor and Voya Investment Management ("Voya") are pleased to announce a capital partnership with Bakersfield Renewable Fuels ("BKRF").
  • BKRF is a special purpose vehicle wholly owned by Global Clean Energy Holdings, Inc. ("GCE"), which was created to purchase an existing refinery in Bakersfield, California.
  • "GCE is thrilled to partner with Orion Energy, GCM Grosvenor and Voya as we embark on this exciting new venture.
  • Global Clean Energy is a leading developer of sustainable, non-food energy crops for use in biofuels and renewable chemicals.

Bright Canyon Energy Project Advances to Final Group in Hawaiian Electric Clean Energy Solicitation

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 3:54pm

Bright Canyon Energy has announced it is in the final award group for Hawaiian Electric Companys initiative to bring a cleaner energy supply to Hawaii.

Key Points: 
  • Bright Canyon Energy has announced it is in the final award group for Hawaiian Electric Companys initiative to bring a cleaner energy supply to Hawaii.
  • The project will deliver clean, renewable energy, help stabilize energy costs, reduce dependence on fossil fuels and provide a pathway to increased energy independence for Hawaii.
  • This project aligns with the energy priorities and policies set forth by the state of Hawaii, including the 100 percent renewable energy and carbon neutral goals by 2045, said Jason Smith, General Manager of Bright Canyon Energy.
  • The company creates sustainable energy solutions for customers, focusing on clean energy, microgrids, energy storage and transmission.

Renewvia Energy Receives $1.2 Million Commitment From All On to Electrify Communities in the Niger Delta

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:15pm

The agreement includes a commitment of $1.2 million from All On to enable Renewvia to develop and operate solar minigrids to bring clean energy, and ultimately spur economic development in the region.

Key Points: 
  • The agreement includes a commitment of $1.2 million from All On to enable Renewvia to develop and operate solar minigrids to bring clean energy, and ultimately spur economic development in the region.
  • The first two minigrids have been commissioned and are operating in the villages of Akipelai and Oloibiri, to support the surrounding communities.
  • "Renewvia Energy is thrilled to partner with All On to bring reliable, clean energy to communities who need it most," said Trey Jarrard, CEO, Renewvia Energy Corporation.
  • Renewvia Energy Corporation is a top 500 Global Solar Developer headquartered in the Atlanta, Ga.

City of Madison, Wisconsin Purchases Additional EV ARC™ Chargers From Envision Solar

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

The City Council approved the purchase of two more EV ARC units shortly after the deployment of a first unit downtown at Brayton Lot last month.

Key Points: 
  • The City Council approved the purchase of two more EV ARC units shortly after the deployment of a first unit downtown at Brayton Lot last month.
  • The clean energy EV chargers, which support the City and Mayoral environmental and sustainability initiatives, have been deployed to power City fleet vehicles.
  • Sustainability is a primary driving force for the City of Madison and why we continue to expand solar-powered EV charging technology in our City, said Mahanth Joishy, Fleet Superintendent for the City of Madison.
  • Envision Solar, www.envisionsolar.com , produces and sells unique and patented sustainable infrastructure products for electric vehicle charging, energy security and outdoor media, including the EV ARC and the Solar Tree with EnvisionTrak patented solar tracking, SunCharge solar Electric Vehicle Charging, ARC technology energy storage, and EnvisionMedia solar advertising displays.

MPs to hold evidence session to explore potential of offshore wind

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 12:04am

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will be holding an evidence session on offshore wind.

Key Points: 
  • The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will be holding an evidence session on offshore wind.
  • It will consider the potential of offshore wind and how Government policy can facilitate the UK making the best and most cost-effective use of the technology.
  • The UK has the largest market in the world for offshore wind, and over the past 10 years, wind power has grown rapidly due to reductions in the costs of constructing and operating wind power facilities.
  • The session will hear from experts from the sector and those involved with developing the Governments Offshore Wind Sector Deal.

MPs to hold evidence session to explore potential of offshore wind

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 12:03am

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will be holding an evidence session on offshore wind.

Key Points: 
  • The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will be holding an evidence session on offshore wind.
  • It will consider the potential of offshore wind and how Government policy can facilitate the UK making the best and most cost-effective use of the technology.
  • The UK has the largest market in the world for offshore wind, and over the past 10 years, wind power has grown rapidly due to reductions in the costs of constructing and operating wind power facilities.
  • The session will hear from experts from the sector and those involved with developing the Governments Offshore Wind Sector Deal.

MPs to hold evidence session to explore potential of offshore wind

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 12:03am

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will be holding an evidence session on offshore wind.

Key Points: 
  • The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will be holding an evidence session on offshore wind.
  • It will consider the potential of offshore wind and how Government policy can facilitate the UK making the best and most cost-effective use of the technology.
  • The UK has the largest market in the world for offshore wind, and over the past 10 years, wind power has grown rapidly due to reductions in the costs of constructing and operating wind power facilities.
  • The session will hear from experts from the sector and those involved with developing the Governments Offshore Wind Sector Deal.

Metro New York Property Manager CA White on Top of COVID-19 Occupancy Changes Due to Partnering With Budderfly on Energy Efficiency Upgrades

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 1:45am

An unexpected side benefit was the usefulness of the granular system controls provided as part of the Budderfly upgrade.

Key Points: 
  • An unexpected side benefit was the usefulness of the granular system controls provided as part of the Budderfly upgrade.
  • Energy use was down over 35% by the beginning of 2020, on target to save over 400 MWhs of energy.
  • Budderfly provides 100% of the capital to install, maintain, and monitor the energy efficiency upgrades at the Hamden Center II complex, reflecting the company's innovative business model.
  • Founded in 2007 and headquartered in Shelton, CT, Budderfly brings an innovative approach to the emerging Energy Efficiency as a Service (EEaaS) market.