Policy needed to make storage part of all renewable energy projects: expert – ETEnergyworld.com

He said, “Either we need to have storage or increase the grid capacity in order to manage the additional 1 GW of renewable energy we will be left with after pushing into the grid and most of it can be distributed solar,” he said.PTI  |  September 09, 2017, 09:14 IST Article Source

JinkoSolar to supply modules to 17MW Canada solar project

Credit: JinkoSolar JinkoSolar subsidiary JinkoSolar Canada will supply approximately 17MW of its mono PERC solar modules to a PV project at Brooks, Alberta, Canada, owned by Vancouver-based renewable energy developer, investor, and operator, Elemental Energy. The Brooks Solar Project is the first utility-scale solar project in western Canada, a JinkoSolar release claimed. It is being constructed by Borea Construction … Read more

AI-powered IoT: How artificial intelligence works at the industrial edge

It should come as no surprise that the Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the most eagerly anticipated trends in heavy industry. Powered by a host of technologies, including low-cost sensors, IP and wireless networks, private and public clouds, and powerful edge infrastructure, industrial IoT promises to transform the way companies provide products and … Read more

Energy storage saves Arizona utility from building 20 miles of transmission, distribution lines

Solar Storage Finance USA Covering one of the most exciting markets for solar in the world. This events aims to attract tax equity providers, banks, mezzanine providers for both solar and storage across the different states. Article source: http://www.energy-storage.news/news/aps-to-install-4-mwh-energy-storage-systems-in-rural-arizona

Aussies Are More Interested In Solar Batteries Than Ever

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With electricity prices on the rise and an uncertain future ahead for Australian electricity, it’s not surprising that more and more Aussies are looking at the option of home batteries. What is surprising is just how fast the market is progressing — batteries are rapidly coming down in price and the numbers suggest they aren’t just for early adopters anymore.

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Article source: http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2017/06/aussies-are-more-interested-in-solar-batteries-than-ever/

Amtech raising US$9.3 million from new shares offering

Stocks: ASYS Amtech Systems is planning a new share offering to raise around US$9.3 million, which could be used for potential acquisitions. Image: BTU International Specialist PV manufacturing equipment supplier Amtech Systems is planning a new share offering to raise around US$9.3 million, which could be used for potential acquisitions.   Amtech said that it … Read more

Neo Solar Power’s tough times continue in 1H 2017

Stocks: 3576 NSP is pursuing a downstream PV project business module, pioneered by First Solar and SunPower as well as Canadian Solar. Image: NSP Taiwan-based merchant solar cell and module producer Neo Solar Power (NSP) continued its solarcoaster ride that has lasted almost a year with revenue in July, 2017 sliding 26% from the previous … Read more