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Biden faces key test on EV battery trade dispute

The Biden Administration, through the U.S. Trade Representative’s office, is set to decide as early as Friday whether to take the rare step of reversing the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), unless the Korean battery companies reach a last-minute settlement. WASHINGTON: U.S. President Joe Biden faces a Sunday deadline to decide whether to intervene in […]

Fire guts batteries at energy storage system in solar power plant

U.S. SPECIAL PRESIDENTIAL ENVOY FOR CLIMATE JOHN KERRY HIGHLIGHTED USAID INITIATIVES IN INDIA AND BANGLADESH TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE

During his April 5-9, 2021, visit to India and Bangladesh, U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry highlighted several new initiatives from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in India and Bangladesh that will help combat climate change by expanding access to clean energy, strengthening climate-resilient infrastructure, and promoting clean energy entrepreneurship. In […]

PNB signs MOU with SwitchON for Solar Pump Financing

TWELVE CLIMATE INNOVATORS CHOSEN AS 2021 BNEF PIONEERS

Game-changing companies recognized for their leadership in transformative technologies. New York : Today announced the twelve winners of the 2021 BNEF Pioneers – early-stage companies that are pursuing exciting and important low-carbon opportunities. The winners were selected as their innovations fill important gaps in optimizing long-haul freight, making sustainable materials, tracking greenhouse gases, valuing carbon […]

Hyundai plays catch up in EV market with car that can cook dinner

DOE Announces $20 Million to Advance Manufacturability of Grid-Scale Energy Storage Technologies

Mature flow battery technologies will allow the U.S. to store and dispatch clean energy from renewable generation sources on a grid-scale, enabling flexible, resilient, and secure infrastructure. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) last month announced up to $20 million for research and development (R&D) that will advance the manufacturability of mid-sized flow battery systems. […]

RWE Renewables adding 40-MW / 80-MWh storage to its 200-MW solar project in Georgia

KKR to Buy Stake in Sempra Infrastructure for $3.37 Billion

KKR & Co. agreed to pay $3.37 billion for a 20% stake in a Sempra Energy unit comprising the U.S. company’s infrastructure assets, including a liquefied natural gas project and a Mexican renewables and pipelines operator. It’s the latest example of a broader push among U.S. utilities eschewing diversification to focus on providing electricity and […]

Rice Gets Into Renewable Gas With $1.2 Billion SPAC Deal

Biden’s plan for 500,000 EV charging stations faces tough road ahead

Biden proposes spending $174 billion to promote electric vehicles and install 500,000 charging stations across the U.S. Plans for a national electric-vehicle charging network were mostly repeated details from the Biden administration Wednesday, but the announcement still sent already elevated charging-company stocks higher. The headlines also left Americans wondering how soon a complex network to […]

ACEEE Study: Few States, Utilities Ensure Equity in EV Charging Investments

Alfa Laval Supports New Funding of U.S. Energy-Storage Startup Malta

The Swedish manufacturer is also collaborating with Malta on the development of a heat exchanger key to the project. U.S. startup Malta Inc., which is developing an electro-thermal energy-storage system, announced it has raised US$50 million in a Series B round of funding, with support from Swedish heat exchanger manufacturer Alfa Laval. For Malta, based […]

RWE Renewables adding 40-MW / 80-MWh storage to its 200-MW solar project in Georgia