If all goes as it seems, extensive battery systems at data centers like that at Microsoft Corp. in southern Virginia in the US might eliminate the need for more power plants, especially those that rely on the “bridge” fuel natural gas. Unlike a natural gas peaker plant, which can take minutes to dispatch and often runs […]
Green roofs are spreading across Atlanta’s urban landscape.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced on July 12, 2018 that New York has set a course for the state’s first procurements of offshore wind. These produrements will support New York’s goal of 2,400 megawatts of new offshore wind generation by 2030, enough to power 1.2 million New York households. The New York State Energy […]
Petrobras joins the rush of major oil companies to renewables.
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced the largest ever dedicated investment fund for urban energy efficiency measures. The new £500m reserve will help small businesses and public sector organizations to invest in low carbon measures such as battery storage, electric vehicle charging infrastructure, and small-scale renewable energy generation. The Mayor’s Energy Efficiency Fund […]