Tag Archive for 'electricity grid'

Highview Power Storage liquid air energy storage will be commercial scale in 2015

March 21st, 2014 by Highview Power Storage

GE Oil & Gas has signed a global licensing and technology collaboration agreement with Highview Power Storage, a U.K supplier of large-scale liquid air energy storage (LAES) systems. The companies will explore opportunities to integrate Highview’s LAES technology in peaker power plants where GE gas turbines and gas engines are currently or will be installed […]

Social cost of carbon emissions makes renewable energy cheaper

September 18th, 2013 by Springer

It’s less costly to get electricity from wind turbines and solar panels than coal-fired power plants when climate change costs and other health impacts are factored in, according to a paper ‘The social cost of carbon: implications for modernizing our electricity system‘ published in Springer’s Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences. Using the official U.S. […]

Renewable energy researchers from University of Exeter study Guernsey potential

May 30th, 2012 by Richard Lord

Third year BSc/MEng University of Exeter Renewable Energy students gave presentations on Guernsey’s potential to develop offshore wind, wave, and tidal energy resources at a seminar held at Beau Sejour Leisure Centre on Monday 28 May 2012. Research teams also looked at the potential for onshore renewable energy development and infrastructure requirements. Their completed reports […]

Renewable energy technologies will generate economic benefits with grid investment starting now

November 7th, 2011 by European Climate Foundation

Power Perspectives 2030, the second phase of the ground-breaking Roadmap 2050 report from the European Climate Foundation, shows the key steps to power sector decarbonisation for the next two decades. The report, launched in Brussels with Philip Lowe, Director General of DG Energy in attendance, shows that while the existing energy policy framework to 2020 […]

e-si Solar Workshop on 21 June 2010

June 26th, 2010 by Paul Fletcher

To download the PDF file containing these slide images please click e-si Solar WorkShop Grid Connection 200610.