Wärtsilä’s American Hydro to increase efficiency & production cap at Washington State pump-generating plant

The Grand Coulee Dam is the largest hydropower project in the United States, generating more than 21 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity each year.

DNV GL releases updated GRIDSTOR recommended practice for grid-connected energy storage systems

The updated version of Gridstor incorporates the latest storage technologies and market developments and provides the most up to date recommendations on safety, operation, and performance for grid-connected energy storage systems.

New York’s Drive Clean Rebate spurs 74% increase in EV sales

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced that New York has seen a 74% increase in electric car sales over the same time period last year, resulting from the Drive Clean Rebate initiative launched on March 21, 2017. The Drive Clean Rebate provides New York residents with a rebate of up to $2,000 for the purchase of a

ProfEC Ventus launches online “One-Stop Wind Shop” for sensors & measurement systems

ProfEC Ventus has launched an online shop for wind measurement systems, wind met masts, and its accredited services. The “One-Stop Wind Shop” is the only one of its kind, which is operated by an accredited Measuring Institute and Test Laboratory with its own, accredited Calibration Laboratory. The offer ranges from individual sensors to fully calibrated, certified

Siemens Gamesa to deliver 96.6 MW of onshore wind power in Norway

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will supply the Sørfjord Vindpark onshore wind-power plant in Northern Norway with 23 units of their Onshore Direct-Drive OptimaFlex wind turbines. The SWT-DD-130 turbines will each feature a rated capacity of 4.2 MW and a 130-m diameter rotor. All turbines will be installed on towers with 80-meter hub heights. A five-year

Acciona opens battery storage plant at wind farm in Spain

Acciona Energia has opened a new battery storage plant alongside a wind farm in Barasoain, located in the region of Navarra, Spain. It is the first battery storage facility incorporated into a grid-connected wind farm in the country. The aim of the battery system is to increase the generation of renewable energy and optimize the management

Supercapacitor Technologies and Markets, 2026: Focus on electric double-layer capacitor, ultracapacitor, lithium-ion capacitor

While lithium-ion batteries are increasingly capturing the market of other battery technologies, they will never be able to compete with supercapacitor technology in terms of power and number of cycles.

Nonmetalic electrical enclosures sport over 30 configurations & thermal accessories

AttaBox offers a wide-ranging selection of non-metallic enclosures, featuring 10 full product lines encompassing over 800 parts numbers and over 30 configurations along with complementary thermal and standard accessories.

Pumped hydro storage market to exceed $350 billion by 2024

According to EASE, the pumped hydro plants have an average efficiency of 70 to 80% when compared with other technologies.

Technavio identifies top 5 vendors in the global low and medium-voltage switchgear market

This market research report also lists 14 other prominent vendors that are expected to impact the market during the forecast period.