New research aims to deter eagles from wind turbines

New research from Oregon State University (OSU) will aim to make eagles less likely to collide with wind-turbine blades. The U.S. Department of Energy Wind Technology Office has awarded Roberto Albertani of the OSU College of Engineering a 27-month, $625,000 grant to develop technology for detecting and deterring approaching eagles and for determining if a blade strike

Insight to President Trump’s Executive Order “Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth”

This article comes from law firms Holland & Knight LLP and is authored by  Isabel C. Lane, Dimitrios J. Karakitsos and Beth A. Viola. Highlights of the order: President Donald Trump’s Executive Order (EO) entitled “Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth” is a broad directive accomplishing a number of the Trump Administration’s energy-related priorities. The EO

Greensmith Energy upgrades AEP energy storage with GEMS Software

Greensmith’s newly-completed software upgrade has enhanced the system’s safety and reliability and enabled the 2MW / 14MWh West Virginia system to easily pass PJM’s rigorous qualification tests with a high-performance score.

Wärtsilä to supply 21 MW propane power plant to U.S. Virgin Islands

The technology group Wärtsilä will supply a 21 MW Smart Power Generation power plant to the U.S. Virgin Islands.

SoCal Edison suggests a way to electrify transportation

By powering a range of vehicles (electrify transportation) from cars to heavy duty trucks, with clean electric power instead of gasoline and diesel fuel, the organization says it can meet California’s ambitious clean air goals.

Health and environmental benefits of wind and solar energy in the U.S., 2007 to 2015

The goal of this work is to evaluate how a subset of wind and solar energy’s health and environmental benefits have evolved from 2007 through 2015 both in absolute terms as well as on a dollar-benefit per kWh basis.

Decarbonization of global energy system through renewables possible, says new IRENA study

Global energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions can be reduced by 70% by 2050 and completely phased-out by 2060 with a net positive economic outlook, according to new findings released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Perspectives for the Energy Transition: Investment Needs for a Low-Carbon Energy Transition, launched on the occasion of the Berlin

Hybrid solar-wind market to hit $1.47 billion by 2024

Solar Wind Market size is expected to reach $1.47 billion by 2024.

Research teaches machines to decipher bird calls in the dawn chorus

Dr Stowell is building on his work to take the computer analysis of bird call sounds to a new level, to discover more about what messages are being communicated and who is dominating the conversations that are going on.

Global carbon capture and storage market 2017 to 2021

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global carbon capture and storage market for 2017-2021.