By connecting the batteries of parked electric school buses to the grid, a first-of-its-kind electric school bus charging hub aims to provide enough backup power to support up to 10,000 homes.
A 9.2-megawatt solar array on the roof of a commercial warehouse in Maryland is now the largest rooftop community solar project in the U.S.
For consumers to be engaged and to participate in the development of future-proofed resilient energy systems, utilities need to put in place adequate infrastructure, technologies, elements, and an environment that is safe for consumer buy-in.
Hawaiian Electric said this week that it is beginning the procurement for projects to provide customers on Moloka‘i and Lāna‘i the opportunity to participate in a shared solar program (also known as community-based renewable energy) on their island to further reduce use of imported fossil fuels and cut carbon emissions.
We need to drastically increase flexibility within our power systems to ensure sufficient renewables integration
“After COP26, no-one would dispute that the energy sector is ripe for disruption. We have to go through profound change.”
A new partnership aims to ensure that Denmark is able to power its electric vehicles (EVs) with 100% renewable electricity 24/7 and to leverage EVs and battery storage to expand renewables’ use for grid stability.