Solar PV installations to hit 115GW in 2020 says report

October 28, 2020

A new report released by analysts at Wood Mackenzie states that new solar PV projects are expected to hit 115GW this year, a 5% increase on installations in 2019. “The most severe of lockdowns have ended in almost all countries, […]

Flexible Plastic Packaging Isn’t Being Recycled

October 22, 2020

Flexible plastic packaging, otherwise known as FPP, is the fastest growing form of packaging in the U.S. It is created in hundreds of forms, but most commonly used by consumers in plastic bags, sealable granola pouches and big pet food […]

Exploring Plastics and Policy Related to the Circular Economy

October 13, 2020

Plastic is literally and figuratively everywhere it seems. That’s why this RRS webinar on “Single-use Plastics & the Circular Economy — Influencing Global Packaging Policy” caught my eye. New regulations are being enacted that tax, ban, or require producers to […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

So, What Exactly Is Long-Duration Energy Storage?

October 26, 2020

Via: Greentech Media

Long-duration storage occupies an enviable position in the cleantech hype cycle. Its allure has proven more durable than energy blockchain, and its commercialization is further along than super-buzzy green hydrogen. Depending on who you talk to, long-duration storage technology can […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Crossridge Landfill to Present to Jefferson County Board of Health

October 26, 2020

Via: Waste360

Crossridge Landfill located in Jefferson County, Ohio is at the center of multi-year legal proceedings involving EPA violations and other matters. The Jefferson County Board of Health has agreed to attend a presentation hosted by Crossridge Landfill to learn about […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

As conflict rises over utility DER ownership, a Duke Florida program could offer a way forward

October 23, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

Utilities are pushing for a bigger role in integrating distributed energy resources (DER) in their service territories, saying their ownership would benefit customers. They also see economic opportunity and other advantages in the flexibility of DER, which is becoming vital […]