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LAVLE Receives Funding from Ocean Zero LLC to Further Innovation Across Battery Technology and Energy Storage Sectors

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 1:00pm

BURLINGTON, Wash., Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- LAVLE , the leading U.S.-based supplier and developer of superior battery technologies and energy storage systems (ESS) for the renewable energy, marine, rail transportation, aviation, defense, and other markets, today announced a round of funding from Ocean Zero, LLC .

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  • BURLINGTON, Wash., Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- LAVLE , the leading U.S.-based supplier and developer of superior battery technologies and energy storage systems (ESS) for the renewable energy, marine, rail transportation, aviation, defense, and other markets, today announced a round of funding from Ocean Zero, LLC .
  • "Ocean Zero is looking for innovative companies that can help catalyze the coming decarbonization of marine transport," Anderson said.
  • In June, the company launched its flagship Proteus Lithium-Ion Battery Energy Storage System (Proteus ESS), designed to overcome the limitations of conventional lithium-ion storage technologies.
  • Ocean Zero was formed in 2020 to provide inflection point funding for visionary companies dedicated to eliminating fossil fuels from oceans and lakes around the world.

AST Announces Appointment of Greg Wilcox as Vice President of Company's Sustainable Energy and Environmental Strategic Business Unit

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 6:46pm

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allegheny Science & Technology (AST) is pleased to announce the appointment of Gregory Wilcox as Vice President of its Sustainable Energy and Environmental Strategic Business Unit (SBU).

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  • MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allegheny Science & Technology (AST) is pleased to announce the appointment of Gregory Wilcox as Vice President of its Sustainable Energy and Environmental Strategic Business Unit (SBU).
  • Mr. Wilcox joins AST with over 30 years of consulting experience in the areas of sustainable energy and environmental solutions and emerging technologies.
  • He has also supported multiple programs at the national energy laboratories including Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
  • "Greg is an outstanding addition to our AST team, he brings a deep blend of sustainable environmental and energy technology experience," said Arria Hines, CEO of AST.

RSM Canada partners with International CCS Knowledge Centre to present carbon capture and storage incentive options for Canada

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 6:20pm

"These commitments will only be achievable if there is continued innovation in carbon capture and storage."

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  • "These commitments will only be achievable if there is continued innovation in carbon capture and storage."
  • "The impact of CCS is substantial with the potential to boost economic growth in Canada and also achieve climate objectives," Kotsopoulos continued.
  • RSM Canada Consulting LP provides consulting services and is an affiliate of RSM US LLP, a member firm of RSM International.
  • The International CCS Knowledge Centre (Knowledge Centre) is dedicated to advancing the understanding and use of large-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) as a means of managing greenhouse (GHG) emissions.

Great Bay Renewables Extends Additional Renewable Royalty Financing to Tri Global Energy

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 2:54pm

To date, TGE has sold nearly 1 GW of renewable energy projects subject to the Great Bay royalty program and currently has over 2.5 GW in its development pipeline.

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  • To date, TGE has sold nearly 1 GW of renewable energy projects subject to the Great Bay royalty program and currently has over 2.5 GW in its development pipeline.
  • The Great Bay royalty capital is helping TGE expand and diversify into developing solar energy as well as additional wind energy projects in new regions.
  • "Today Tri Global Energy is one of the top five developers of wind energy in the U.S. because of our commitment to growth and notable partnerships, like that with Great Bay," said John Billingsley, Chairman and CEO of Tri Global Energy.
  • Great Bay provides capital to the renewable energy sector in exchange for royalties in renewable energy generating facilities at all stages in their life cycle.

Dynamic Funds launches Dynamic Energy Evolution Fund

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 1:15pm

TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2020 /CNW/ -Dynamic Funds announced today the launch of Dynamic Energy Evolution Fund, an environmentally focused investment solution designed to provide exposure to the opportunities arising from the ongoing shift towards renewable energy.

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  • TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2020 /CNW/ -Dynamic Funds announced today the launch of Dynamic Energy Evolution Fund, an environmentally focused investment solution designed to provide exposure to the opportunities arising from the ongoing shift towards renewable energy.
  • "Climate change action has created a secular tailwind for those companies involved in the global transition to renewable energy.
  • This new fund managed by portfolio managers with deep experience in the sector lets investors seize on the compelling opportunities that continue to arise," says Mark Brisley, Managing Director, Dynamic Funds.
  • Dynamic Funds is a registered trademark of its owner, used under license.

3Degrees and LevelTen Energy Announce Partnership to Help More Companies Achieve Renewable Energy Goals

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 1:00pm

With access to this key renewable transaction infrastructure provided by LevelTen, 3Degrees can further scale its world-class consulting practice, providing global customers with even more choice and value in renewable energy procurement.

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  • With access to this key renewable transaction infrastructure provided by LevelTen, 3Degrees can further scale its world-class consulting practice, providing global customers with even more choice and value in renewable energy procurement.
  • "3Degrees' proven expertise helps organizations around the world implement renewable energy, supply chain and transportation decarbonization, and other climate strategies," said Rebecca Sternberg, Vice President, Energy and Climate Practice at 3Degrees.
  • "LevelTen and 3Degrees share the same vision: accelerating the clean energy transition," said Ryan Warren, Vice President of Marketing at LevelTen Energy.
  • The 3Degrees team has deep expertise in sustainability consulting, environmental markets, renewable energy and carbon project development, transportation decarbonization solutions, and utility renewable energy programs.

Skyline & Ardian Renewables Announce 250 MW Galloway Solar Project With Consortium Of Financing

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 2:33pm

The Galloway I Solar Project, acquired from 8minute Solar Energy, is scheduled for operation by end of 2021.

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  • The Galloway I Solar Project, acquired from 8minute Solar Energy, is scheduled for operation by end of 2021.
  • "We're very pleased to be adding such a robust solar project in the dynamic Texas energy market," said Martin Mugica , Skylines Renewables President & CEO.
  • "This latest project marks another important step forward to becoming a leading North American clean independent energy platform.
  • Skyline Renewables announced its first acquisition of Whirlwind Energy , a 60 MW project in NW Texas, in 2018, then acquired Hackberry Wind Farm , a 166 MW farm also in NW Texas.

Clarkson University Campus Now Powered by 100 Percent Renewable Electricity Through Partnership with Brookfield Renewable

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 1:00pm

Brookfield Renewable, one of the largest owners, operators, and developers of renewable power globally is now providing Clarkson with a large portion of its electricity at the Potsdam campus.

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  • Brookfield Renewable, one of the largest owners, operators, and developers of renewable power globally is now providing Clarkson with a large portion of its electricity at the Potsdam campus.
  • We value that our new partnership with Brookfield Renewable provides renewable electricity that supports our local economy and will increase educational opportunities for our students, said Powers.
  • Brookfield Renewable is pleased to partner with Clarkson University to provide clean, reliable, renewable power that supports the local economy, said Marco Talamo, Vice President, Brookfield Renewable.
  • The renewable power provided by Brookfield Renewable will contribute between 50 percent and 60 percent of Clarkson Universitys total electricity.

Ardian and Skyline Renewables Announce 250 MW Galloway Solar Project With Consortium of Financing

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 11:35am

Skyline Renewables , a leading North American renewables company, backed by Ardian , a world-leading private investment house, announced today that they will finance and manage the construction of a 250 megawatt (MW) solar project in Central West Texas.

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  • Skyline Renewables , a leading North American renewables company, backed by Ardian , a world-leading private investment house, announced today that they will finance and manage the construction of a 250 megawatt (MW) solar project in Central West Texas.
  • The Galloway I Solar Project, acquired from 8minute Solar Energy, is scheduled for operation by end of 2021.
  • Were very pleased to be adding such a robust solar project in the dynamic Texas energy market, said Martin Mugica , Skylines Renewables President & CEO.
  • Skyline Renewables announced its first acquisition of Whirlwind Energy , a 60 MW project in NW Texas, in 2018, then acquired Hackberry Wind Farm , a 166 MW farm also in NW Texas.

Cypress Creek And CalCom Alumni Launch White Pine Renewables

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 3:05pm

Evan Riley, former vice president of development and engineering at Cypress Creek Renewables, will serve as chief executive officer of White Pine Renewables, while Dylan Dupre, former president and CEO of CalCom Energy, will take on the role of president.

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  • Evan Riley, former vice president of development and engineering at Cypress Creek Renewables, will serve as chief executive officer of White Pine Renewables, while Dylan Dupre, former president and CEO of CalCom Energy, will take on the role of president.
  • Michael Kremer, former director of project finance at Cypress Creek Renewables, will serve as head of strategic finance.
  • Prior to founding White Pine Renewables, Riley built and led Cypress Creek's development organization and was responsible for bringing more than 2,000 MW of solar from concept to completion across 150 projects nationwide.
  • For more information about White Pine Renewables, visit www.whitepinerenewables.com .