Tag: 100% Renewable Energy

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

California Moves to Tackle Another Big Emissions Source: Fossil Fuel Use in Buildings

February 4, 2020

Via: Greentech Media

California regulators have allocated $45 million to incentives for heat pump water heaters through 2025, in another step on the path toward the state’s 2045 carbon neutrality goal. In a unanimous vote last month, the California Public Utilities Commission carved […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

5 Tangible Advances for Long Duration Energy Storage in 2019

December 30, 2019

Via: Greentech Media

Following long duration storage is like rooting for a home team that’s always about to win next year. Lithium-ion batteries utterly dominate grid storage deployments these days. That’s great for the cost decline narrative, in the way that cheap Chinese […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

State of the US Renewables Market: Rapid Growth and a ‘Lot of Risk’

November 16, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

The worlds of power markets and renewables are colliding, and nobody seems quite sure what to do about it. Though still a miniscule fraction of grid power in many places, renewable energy resources have momentum on their side. As they […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Organic Valley to Become 100% Renewably Powered in 2019

October 4, 2018

Via: Waste360

Organic Valley, a cooperative of organic farmers, just announced the details of the community solar partnership it launched last year. The project enables Organic Valley to share the benefits of solar energy with its rural neighbors and become the largest […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

Facebook Pledges to Buy 100% Renewable Energy By 2020

August 30, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

Facebook committed Tuesday to contract renewable energy for all of its electricity consumption by 2020. The social media giant consumes an ample amount of electricity to power its data centers around the world. The company previously committed to procuring 50 […]