VELCO, IBM Announce the Creation of Utopus Insights for next generation of intelligent energy solutions

Under an agreement between VELCO and IBM Research, IBM Research’s Smarter Energy team, as well as related intellectual property and technology, will become part of Utopus Insights Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO) and IBM have announced the creation of Utopus Insights, Inc. Utopus Insights, based in Valhalla, NY is a new company that will strive […]

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Scientists develop and designs solar-powered vending cart for storage of fruits and vegetables

Eevaporatively cooled vending cart can help maintain the freshness of vegetables and fruits for an average of five days Scientists at Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) have designed a solar-powered vending cart to increase the shelf life of vegetables. This will also reduce the usage of water on vegetables to keep them fresh on hot […]

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Former First Solar CEO to Lead EOS Energy Storage

Eos Energy Storage – a safe, ultra-low cost Znyth battery major announces incumbency of former CEO of First Solar – Jim Hughes. Joining as Chairman of the Board, Jim will be responsible to avant-garde the company from technology development to commercial manufacturing and product deployment. The strategic appointment comes amid the company’s announcement of a $23M Series […]

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Tesla Ignites Vie in Solar Through its Latest Solar Roof + Storage Integrated Solution

Imagining a solar panel coming with an integrated battery shall go-freak solar fanatics. Tesla seems to have made it possible as Verge reports that Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk has lately unveiled a portfolio of solar panels armed with batteries. While introducing the revolutionary solution, Musk cites that unlike other solar systems which must […]

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U.S. energy storage market grew 127% year-over-year: GTM Research

GTM Research and ESA released latest U.S. Energy Storage Monitor report which found that U.S. energy storage market grew 127% year-over-year, but down 84 percent from the historic fourth quarter of 2015.U.S. deployed 18.3 megawatts (21.2 megawatt-hours) of energy storage in the first quarter of 2016. The first quarter continued the trend of relatively slow […]

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Construction Machinery Giant – Caterpillar forays into the Solar Storage and Microgrid Business

Caterpillar – a known name in construction machinery and generators has forayed into the storage and microgrid markets which combine solar PV and energy storage with the company’s power generation equipment. Bringing along a years of experience in power generation –both in provider of generators and power projects, the company has acceptably sneaked into the […]

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