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HOMER Grid Software Now Models Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

August 2nd, 2020 | by Guest Contributor

Boulder, Colo – HOMER Energy by UL, global leader in the development of standard-setting energy modeling software, has announced that HOMER Grid, software for designing grid-tied distributed energy projects, can now model how hybrid systems power electric vehicle (EV) charging stations


Blockchain For The Grid: 5 Use Cases

December 27th, 2017 | by Michael Barnard

From buying and selling electricity to raising capital for new ventures to securing the grid and valuing decarbonization directly, innumerable innovators from tiny startups to the largest technology firms and governments in the world are exploring how blockchain technologies can transform


LED Lights, All-Electric School Buses, Hydroponic Gardens … (Cleantech in Action Series)

September 30th, 2017 | by Lisa Ann Pinkerton

We’ve partnered with Technica Communications* for a monthly roundup of some of the coolest cleantech press releases in a series we are calling Cleantech in Action. Some of the highlights this month include new lights for AT&T park in San Francisco, all-electric busses for a California school district, hyper-local veggies for an Iowa grocery store, Amazon's newest solar roof,  and a 1.8 MW solar ground mount built to power a museum in Massachusetts


A Call For Help For Puerto Rico

September 29th, 2017 | by George Harvey

I was delighted to discover, shortly after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico on September 20, that Donald Trump understood that the island commonwealth is part of the United States. Perhaps he knew that all along, or perhaps someone told him. Either way, the island is entirely without grid power and has the prospect of remaining without grid power for months. It is appalling that citizens of the United States are so exposed to hardship.


Saving Energy … By Measuring Better

August 8th, 2016 | by Sponsored Content

ABB's measurement tools are key to the the success of the Solar Impulse, and to the success of businesses around the world. Learn more about their measurement and analytics program here.



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