FERC says: Not so fast regarding that rate hike, AEP and FirstEnergy

PUCO approved an increase to electricity rates to subsidize AEP and FirstEnergy’s aging coal-fired power plants, a decision by the Federal Energy Regulatory Committee (FERC) Wednesday will prevent FirstEnergy and AEP from moving forward with their coal plant bailout deals

MaRVEN Reports on environmental impacts of noise, vibrations, & electromagnetic emissions from marine renewable energy

Report on the environmental impacts of noise.

NASA Langley research center focuses on offshore wind innovation

The United States will follow some European practices to plan, construct and maintain its offshore wind projects, but it will not completely copy the European offshore wind industry model, creating opportunities for innovation in all sectors of the supply chain.

Larson Electronics releases 10 KVA temporary power on wheeled cart

Larson Electronics announces the release of a portable power distribution system that converts 220 volts AC electrical current to 120 volts AC.

Eos Energy Storage wins $2 M from California Energy Comm to demo behind-the-meter battery at UC San Diego

The company’s core product—the Aurora 1000│4000—is a 1MW, 4-MWh dc battery system now being sold at a volume price of $160 per usable kWh while supporting more than 5,000 full depth of discharge cycles, about 15 years of continuous operation.

Finns erect four sky-high 144-m hub height turbines with SgurrEnergy help

The first of four 144-m hub height wind turbines was erected at a Finnish onshore wind farm with owner’s engineer support from renewable-energy consultancy, SgurrEnergy.

Towers for turbines, towers for training. Get your towers here!

Get your towers here. The one damaged turbine tower, dropped while unloading, will probably be turned into scrap. The other nine however, are ready for service under a turbine or elsewhere.

Sky Global One plant in Texas features first GE J920 FleXtra natural-gas engines in US

Sky Global Partners, LLC’s “Sky Global Power One” power plant features six of GE’s Jenbacher J920 FleXtra gas engines representing the first 60-hertz, 8.6-megawatt units in commercial operation in the United States.

White paper: Security for industrial Internet of Things

Achieving the highest possible level of security is often hindered by the various components of an industrial IoT solution, as well as the necessity to open networks and systems to customers, suppliers, and partners.

Clean Horizon report: Great Britain to build 200 MW energy storage to stabilize its grid

The study “Market Segment Watch: Great Britain” by Clean Horizon analyses the different emerging revenue streams associated with the various applications for energy storage assets in GB.