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Latin America Green Data Center Market Outlook and Forecast 2022-2027 - Larger Colocation and Hyperscale Data Center Operators Driving the Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

The "Latin America Green Data Center Market - Industry Outlook and Forecast 2022-2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Latin America Green Data Center Market - Industry Outlook and Forecast 2022-2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • With the tremendous growth in data center deployment, the green data center market is becoming a leading trend in data center development and operations.
  • Innovations in data center power technology include the adoption of lithium-ion and smart grid UPS systems and the adoption of DRUPS systems in Latin America.
  • The cost of operating a modular data center is around 30% less than that of a traditional data center facility, making it an attractive proposition in Latin America and driving the growth of the Latin America modular data center market, owing to many operators having limited funds for data center development.

Minesto's tidal array buildout progressing on schedule

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Minesto, leading marine energy developer, announces that the site development of the world's first tidal energy kite array in Hestfjord, Faroe Islands, is efficiently progressing according to plan.

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  • GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Minesto, leading marine energy developer, announces that the site development of the world's first tidal energy kite array in Hestfjord, Faroe Islands, is efficiently progressing according to plan.
  • The total planned capacity of the array is about 30 MW, including twenty-four kite systems at 1.2 MW each.
  • The annual yield of the site is estimated to be 84 GWh*, which is equivalent of 20% of the total Faroese energy consumption in 2021.
  • 1.2 MW) tidal kite system is based on installations at identified sites such as the Hestfjord strait..

CONSUMER ALERT: AMEREN IL'S NEW POWER PRICE UP 126% FROM LAST YEAR

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Monday, October 3, 2022

The "price to compare" includes the supply price, a transmission charge and a supply cost adjustment.

Key Points: 
  • The "price to compare" includes the supply price, a transmission charge and a supply cost adjustment.
  • Ameren does not profit off the price of electricitythey pass those costs onto customers with no markup.
  • This past June, Ameren Illinois estimated that the higher prices will cost customers an average of about $50 a month extra.
  • If your community has negotiated a power deal with a supplier, it's possible the price is lower than Ameren's supply rate.

FREYR Battery Enters into Agreement with HENT AS to Construct Giga Arctic Battery Production Facility

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Friday, September 30, 2022

FREYR Battery (NYSE: FREY) (FREYR), a developer of clean, next-generation battery cell production capacity, has entered into an agreement with HENT AS (HENT), one of Norways largest general contractors and project developers.

Key Points: 
  • FREYR Battery (NYSE: FREY) (FREYR), a developer of clean, next-generation battery cell production capacity, has entered into an agreement with HENT AS (HENT), one of Norways largest general contractors and project developers.
  • HENT will be responsible for the planning, project management and construction of FREYRs 120,000 square-meter battery factory building including facilities and infrastructure in Mo i Rana, Norway, known as Giga Arctic.
  • With HENT now at the helm of constructing Giga Arctic, we expect to be well-positioned to meet our targets for clean battery production.
  • The new agreement marks the start of phase two and the commencement of construction of the Giga Arctic plant.

EQS-News: Tion continues to combine sales growth and profitability in the first half of the year 2022

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Friday, September 30, 2022

Gruenwald, September 30, 2022 Today, Tion Renewables AG (currently being renamed from Pacifico Renewables Yield AG) published its interim report and looks back on a strong first half of 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Gruenwald, September 30, 2022 Today, Tion Renewables AG (currently being renamed from Pacifico Renewables Yield AG) published its interim report and looks back on a strong first half of 2022.
  • Most of the newly acquired solar and wind farms generated electricity in the first half of 2022, directly translating significant portfolio growth into revenue growth.
  • The groups electricity production in the first half of the year reached 168.1 GWh (2021H1: 50.8 GWh).
  • Under consideration of the discontinued segment Czech Republic, revenues of 21.2 million were generated in the first half of 2022.

Michael Bachrodt Joins kWh Analytics as Chief Operating Officer to Scale Insurance For Our Climate

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

kWh Analytics, a leading provider of Climate Insurance for renewable energy assets, announced that it has named Michael Bachrodt as the companys new Chief Operating Officer.

Key Points: 
  • kWh Analytics, a leading provider of Climate Insurance for renewable energy assets, announced that it has named Michael Bachrodt as the companys new Chief Operating Officer.
  • kWh Analytics has also recently been recognized on FinTech Globals ESGFinTech100 list for their data and climate insurance innovations.
  • Were entering an exciting new phase as we continue to scale and launch new products that support the energy transition, said Jason Kaminsky, CEO of kWh Analytics.
  • Michael's combination of insurance and renewable energy finance expertise and considerable executive leadership experience makes him a perfect fit for kWh Analytics.

OhmConnect Paid Members $2.7M and Saved 1.5 GWh of Energy During Recent California Heat Wave

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- OhmConnect, the leading provider of residential energy flexibility, supported the California Independent System Operator's (CAISO) Flex Alerts during the recent extended heat wave by incentivizing reduced home energy usage from Wednesday, August 31 to Thursday, September 8. In just nine days, OhmConnect's active members received over $2.7M in rewards and saved 1.5 GigaWatt hours (GWh) of energy, the equivalent of taking 1 million homes off the grid for an hour.

Key Points: 
  • During the nine-day heat wave, OhmConnect sent 6 million communications to its members; and toggled members' smart energy devices (such as smart thermostats and smart plugs) off and on 1.3 million times.
  • OhmConnect members authorize OhmConnect to turn their smart devices off and on remotely, while retaining the ability to override and control their devices at all times.
  • OhmConnect also awarded its members gift cards during the heat wave that can be redeemed for 30,140 buckets of popcorn, 17,349 tubs of ice cream; and 22,570 mocha lattes.
  • Follow OhmConnect on Twitter @OhmConnect , read the OhmConnect blog or check them out on Facebook and LinkedIn .

Thermo Fisher Scientific to Source Half of its U.S. Electricity Needs from Wind Power Purchase with Enel North America

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

Thermo Fisher will purchase approximately 400,000 megawatt hours (MWh) of renewable electricity, equal to half of the companys current U.S. electricity needs.

Key Points: 
  • Thermo Fisher will purchase approximately 400,000 megawatt hours (MWh) of renewable electricity, equal to half of the companys current U.S. electricity needs.
  • As part of the companys emissions-reduction strategy, Thermo Fisher plans to eventually transition most locations globally to renewable energy.
  • Today, more than 60 sites worldwide are fully powered by renewable electricity, including seven facilities that generate 3.5 MW of solar power and 3 MW of wind energy.
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue of approximately $40 billion.

OYA Renewables Community Solar Project, Robinson Road, Reaches Commercial Operation

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

In total, OYA has 13 additional New York community solar projects expected to reach commercial operation by mid-2023, adding to OYA's pipeline that already exceeds 572 MWs in the State.

Key Points: 
  • In total, OYA has 13 additional New York community solar projects expected to reach commercial operation by mid-2023, adding to OYA's pipeline that already exceeds 572 MWs in the State.
  • "We see the immediate impact on subscribers to OYA's community solar programs as each new solar project goes online and a zero-carbon future comes closer to being realized."
  • A notable subscriber is Rensselaer County in New York, which signed an agreement to join OYA Renewables' state-wide community solar program with a subscription to OYA's local solar project on Robinson Road.A portion of each OYA solar project is dedicated to supporting disadvantaged communities.
  • OYA Renewables is leading the renewable energy transition with an exceptional track record as a top ten community solar developer.

Driving a Clean Energy Future: PG&E Celebrates National Drive Electric Week, Accelerating EV Adoption and Grid Readiness

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Currently, one in six electric vehicles in the nation plugs into PG&Es grid, or about 330,000 EVs.

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  • Currently, one in six electric vehicles in the nation plugs into PG&Es grid, or about 330,000 EVs.
  • To unleash the full potential of EVs for customers, PG&E is accelerating equitable EV adoption by:
    Continued prioritization of grid readiness and proactively building grid capacity to accommodate new EV demand through a multiyear grid investment plan.
  • Reduce the total cost of EV ownership for customers through innovative rate structures, like PG&Es real-time EV rate for business customers.
  • Increase EV customer awareness by partnering with community organizations to understand local education needs and tailoring tools and materials to drive EV adoption.