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The World's Largest Floating PV Power Plant of 40MW Connected to the Grid

Sungrow, the global leading PV inverter system solution supplier, announced that the world's largest floating PV power plant of 40MW with Sungrow's PV inverters utilized has been successfully connected to the grid in Huainan, China.

Unleash the Power of Thorium

The thorium fuel cycle offers energy security advantages in the long-term because of its ability as a self-sustaining fuel that does not need fast neutron reactors. It is consequently a significant and potentially practicable technology that is able to provide long-term nucl

Saft Li-ion energy storage will maintain the balance of power for Finland’s transition to a solar economy

The Saft Intensium® Max containerized energy storage system, with a nominal output of 2 MW and 1 MWh of capacity, has been installed at Fortum’s Järvenpää biomass fired CHP (combined heat andpower) plant.

How Rural Areas Can Benefit From Renewable Energy

Renewable energy and rural areas are mutually beneficial. As the green energy industry continues to grow, you need to know where to expand next. And rural areas are the place to go for success.

AltEnergyMag.com Talks Intersolar with Enphase Energy

Enphase will be showcasing its Home Energy System including its M-Series Micro inverters, the Envoy S metered gateway and its modular designed AC Battery storage system, complete with a demonstration of the Enlighten monitoring software.

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Scientists propose better battery system for smart home use

Phys.org: Smart homes need smart batteries. Current systems overuse power, which can shorten the life of batteries and the devices they power. Future batteries may get an intelligence boost to mitigate the problem.

World's largest wind turbines may double in size before 2024

Jillian Ambrose for Telegraph: The wind developer behind the world’s largest working wind turbines has said the size of its giant offshore blades, currently in UK waters, will double again within seven years.

Mercedes-Benz Energy and Vivint Solar Team Up to Bring Automotive Battery Innovation to the U.S. Residential Solar Market

Exclusive collaboration marks entrance of Mercedes-Benz Energy products into U.S. market

Empower Unveils the Genesys 8K™ Modular Smart Home Energy Platform

Technology that streamlines the deployment of residential solar + energy storage without compromise of performance or cost

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Raising Power showcases full-service package for legally compliant system operation at Intersolar 2017

Photovoltaic systems, like other electrical installations, are subject to legal regulations regarding system safety. In order to ensure adherence to these requirements over the entire service life, technical operation management is increasingly focusing on legally compliant system operation according to DGUV ordinance 3.

Siva Power Closes on $25M to Continue Developing Low‑Cost Solar Module Technology for the Terawatt Era

Siva Power, a manufacturer of next generation thin-film solar technology, today announces the closing of a $25 million dollar round focused on building out its pilot line and developing its solar module business. Jim Simons and Mark Heising led the investment with help from Jonathan Sheets.

EDF Renewable Services and 3M Announce Collaboration

Collaboration to feature 3M™ Wind Vortex Generator installations by EDF Renewable Services

GE Energy Financial Services Surpasses $15 Billion in Renewable Energy Investments

Investments span wind, solar and other renewable technologies across 17 countries Approximately 1.4-GW of U.S. project investments expected to come online in 2017

Boviet Solar USA Introduces Embed SolarEdge Power Inverters in its New 60-cell 280-295W Smart Solar Modules

Boviet USA One of Few Manufacturers to Bundle SolarEdge Inverters to Offer Turnkey Installation

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