Solar energy

Heliogen and Dimensional Energy Announce First-of-its-Kind Collaboration to Produce Carbon-Free Sustainable Aviation Fuel from Concentrated Sunlight and Green Hydrogen

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 9:15pm

This first-of-its-kind collaboration aims to create a reserve of jet fuel created from sunlight and air to enable the rapid decarbonization of the aviation industry.

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  • This first-of-its-kind collaboration aims to create a reserve of jet fuel created from sunlight and air to enable the rapid decarbonization of the aviation industry.
  • As part of the collaboration between Heliogen and Dimensional Energy, the LOI includes a goal of building a fully integrated ~1 barrel per day drop-in ready SAF demonstration.
  • As previously announced, Dimensional Energy has signed a commercial agreement to supply United Airlines with 300 million gallons of SAF over 20 years.
  • This collaboration with Heliogen represents a key development in our vision of a world free from fossil fuel dependency, said Jason Salfi, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Dimensional Energy.

Tanger Outlets Releases 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance Report

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 9:10pm

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE: SKT), a leading operator of upscale, open-air outlet centers, announced today the release of its sixth annual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report. This report demonstrates Tanger's continued progress in integrating ESG principles into its business practices, addressing the issues most important to its stakeholders and setting goals to create positive social and economic impact while reducing its environmental footprint, all built on a foundation of strong governance. In addition, this year's report highlights Tanger's mission, vision and values – which are based on engagement with its employees and other key stakeholders.

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  • (NYSE: SKT), a leading operator of upscale, open-air outlet centers, announced today the release of its sixth annual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report.
  • In addition, this year's report highlights Tanger's mission, vision and values which are based on engagement with its employees and other key stakeholders.
  • "At Tanger Outlets, our mission is to deliver the best value, experience and opportunity for our communities, stakeholders and partners," said Stephen Yalof, President and Chief Executive Officer of Tanger Outlets.
  • Operating Sustainably: Tanger produced nearly 6.2 million kilowatt hours of solar energy and powered over 60,000 electric vehicle charging sessions in 2021.

Project Solar Raises $23 Million Series A to Expand its Low-Cost Digital Solar Offering

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Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 12:13am

Nationally, our customers see an average ROI of 18% in the first year," says Trevor Hiltbrand, CEO and Co-Founder of Project Solar.

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  • Nationally, our customers see an average ROI of 18% in the first year," says Trevor Hiltbrand, CEO and Co-Founder of Project Solar.
  • Project Solar sells at an average of $2.20/watt while the national average sale price for residential solar hovers around $3.90/watt (source NREL ).
  • "Solar has never been more attractive from an investment perspective, nor more needed from an environmental perspective," says Matthew Smith, President and Co-Founder of Project Solar.
  • Project Solar is on track to having 30 megawatts of solar installed this year, with the goal of installing 150 megawatts during 2023.

DGAP-News: Shining a Light on One of the Fastest-Growing Companies in Solar Energy Space On the OTCQB

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 1:09pm

Thats why SinglePoint Inc. (OTCQB: SING) says it has been leveraging an aggressive acquisition and partnership strategy to build a nationwide renewable energy network.

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  • Thats why SinglePoint Inc. (OTCQB: SING) says it has been leveraging an aggressive acquisition and partnership strategy to build a nationwide renewable energy network.
  • This pairs with their goal of providing healthy living solutions with a current focus on solar energy and air purification.
  • The Company has acquired five subsidiaries, including Energy Wyze, BOX Pure Air , Direct Solar America, Ecodaptive, and Boston Solar.
  • SinglePoint is initially focused on building the largest network of renewable energy solutions and modernizing the traditional solar and energy storage model.

Solar Energy Market in Japan to record 505.27 TWh growth -- Driven by high electricity demand

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 6:05am

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    The solar energy market in Japan is fragmented due to the presence of numerous international and regional players.
  • These increased demands have increased the adoption of solar energy, which is driving the growth of the market in focus.
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    The solar energy market in Japan is segmented as below:
    The utility segment held the largest share of the market in 2021 The segment is driven by increased investments in utility-scale solar plants.
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World's Biggest Deal for Humanoid Robots Inked

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 2:42pm

The deal with SELF represents one of the largest agreements to purchase humanoid robots in the world.

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  • The deal with SELF represents one of the largest agreements to purchase humanoid robots in the world.
  • According to a recent report by Markets and Markets, the humanoid robotics market will reach an estimated USD 17.3 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 63.5% between 2022 and 2027.
  • The Beomni Omni-Purpose AI powered humanoid robots supplied by Beyond will work autonomously inside of the boxes to tend to the growing crops.
  • Beomni, combined with Beyond's Cloud Platform and evolving AI, can tackle limitless tasks without requiring special peripherals like industrial robots.

A Proven Beach Accessibility Technology is Coming to North America

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 3:30pm

PATERSON, N.J., Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SEATRAC is an environmentally friendly solution as it utilizes solar energy as its only power source. The SEATRAC system is patented in Greece, the EU, and the USA, and TOBEA West is the exclusive distributor for the whole western hemisphere. Over the past 10 years, SEATRAC has proven popular in Europe, especially in Greece where the device was invented. There are more than 160 of these devices are in use in Europe from Italy to Latvia with more on the way.

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  • TOBEA West, Inc. is now introducing the unique accessibility system to North America, South America, the Caribbean as well as Israel.
  • The unique system engineered by TOBEA, LTD to promote autonomy and encourage integration and inclusion.
  • Over the past 10 years, SEATRAC has proven popular in Europe, especially in Greece where the device was invented.
  • The website will soon begin to show beach locations where you can find the SEATRAC systems.

Babcock & Wilcox Renewable Awarded Solar Installation Contracts for Illinois Projects Totaling More Than $20 Million

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 11:30am

Babcock & Wilcox (B&W) (NYSE: BW) announced today that its B&W Renewable segment has been awarded contracts totaling more than $20 million by Summit Ridge Energy (SRE) to provide engineering, procurement, and construction services for seven community solar projects in Illinois.

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  • Babcock & Wilcox (B&W) (NYSE: BW) announced today that its B&W Renewable segment has been awarded contracts totaling more than $20 million by Summit Ridge Energy (SRE) to provide engineering, procurement, and construction services for seven community solar projects in Illinois.
  • When complete, the seven photovoltaic solar farms will provide approximately 20 megawatts of power for homes and business in Northern and Central Illinois.
  • "With a strong depth of experience and expertise, B&W is well-positioned to provide world-class solar installation services to U.S. solar customers for both community and utility-scale solar projects."
  • B&W cautions that this release contains forward-looking statements, including, without limitation, statements relating to the awarding of contracts for solar installation projects in Illinois, as well as the growth of the U.S. solar energy market.

McCue Corporation Releases Sustainable, Solar-Powered Signage

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 10:00am

DANVERS, Mass., Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Safety experts McCue Corporation released its latest sustainable sign: BumperSign Solar. BumperSign Solar is a high-strength signage solution powered by solar energy.

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  • DANVERS, Mass., Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Safety experts McCue Corporation released its latest sustainable sign: BumperSign Solar.
  • BumperSign Solar is a high-strength signage solution powered by solar energy.
  • "Designing an energy efficient signage solution is another step to helping our customers save on energy costs and help protect the planet," says Product Engineer Matt O'Brien.
  • McCue, a company with over 31 years of safety and damage prevention experience, has roots across the world.

DCPSC approves 15-year renewable energy power purchase agreement for a portion of the District’s default electric service

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 7:56pm

This agreement results from the Commissions directive to implement a pilot program to procure renewable energy through long-term power purchase agreements for electricity generated by new solar or wind power facilities located within the PJM Interconnection (PJM) region.

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  • This agreement results from the Commissions directive to implement a pilot program to procure renewable energy through long-term power purchase agreements for electricity generated by new solar or wind power facilities located within the PJM Interconnection (PJM) region.
  • Approving a 15-year agreement for renewable energy for SOS customers is a significant milestone for the Commission, stated Emile C. Thompson, Commission Chairman.
  • The SOS program allows District electric customers to buy default electric power generation services through Pepco rather than from about 45 other competitive, unregulated electricity suppliers.
  • About 86% of residential customers buy Pepco-supplied default SOS power, constituting about 78% of total residential electric utility sales in the District.