Posts Tagged ‘Give’

Battery-makers on Turnbull’s Tesla chat: ‘Give Australian companies a fair go’

Industry wants more support from federal government now prime minister has ‘taken interest in the tweets of an American billionaire’ Malcolm Turnbull should encourage Australia’s battery energy storage industry now he has “taken interest in the tweets of an American billionaire”, Zen Energy chairman Ross Garnaut says. Garnaut was referring to Elon Musk, the billionaire […]

Wind power is so cheap at night in Texas, some companies give it away

In Texas, you could have a full-out appliance party at your house – with the dishwasher whirring, oven broiling, and laundry spinning – and as long as it’s after 9 p.m. and you’re on the right electricity plan, the extra energy use won’t cost you a thing. More than 50 Texas utility companies are offering […]

Prices to give clean energy ‘substantial’ NSW boost, Infigen CEO Miles George says

NSW is lagging behind the pack on renewable energy but the pricing signals are building for some action on new projects within the next two years, says Infigen Energy chief executive Miles George. A government supportive of wind energy, and plenty of capacity in the system to back up the fuel should also turn the […]

Renewable energy target deadlock set to give way to compromise deal

Deal, set to be agreed to by cabinet, will pave way for bipartisan agreement to break Australia’s renewable energy investment drought Federal cabinet is set to agree to a compromise deal on the renewable energy target on Thursday, paving the way for a bipartisan agreement to break the investment drought caused by a year-long political […]

Denmark to give $1.6m for IDPs

Denmark has approved grant of US$ 1.6 million to help the Internally Displaced Persons in North Waziristan and Khyber Agency. Speaking at Meet the Press Program of Lahore Press Club on Saturday, Ambassador of Denmark in Pakistan Jesper Moller Sorensen said that the contribution, which would be provided through UNCHR, had a special focus on […]

Investors give up wind power projects in Vietnam

The Bac Lieu wind power plant has been connected to the national power grid. Wind power price in Vietnam now is the lowest in the world. View full post on Wind Power News

Liquid battery, the size of a truck, will give utilities a charge

Here’s the problem: Solar and wind power come in gushes followed by droughts, and big utilities need a way to keep the power grid stable through those fluctuations. View full post on Wind Power News

Conservatives give strongest sign yet they will halt windfarm expansion

Tory chairman Grant Shapps says renewable energy sources ‘blight countryside’ and predicts clash with Lib Dems on issue The Tory chairman, Grant Shapps, has given the first public signal that the Conservatives will seek a moratorium of onshore windfarms and will draw a dividing line with the Lib Dems, who he says love them. The […]

SNP: give us big say on energy or lights will go out

AN INDEPENDENT Scotland would demand a major say in UK energy policy, according to a new Scottish Government report which warns the risk of power blackouts is “the highest for a generation”. View full post on Wind Power News

Snowy owl stops over, and birders give a hoot

Brian Prince and Craig Sims stood in a loading bay at the Little Rock Port Authority and pointed across the street toward LM Wind Power, where for several weeks they’d seen a snowy owl perching on turbine blades and gliding between trees and roofs in the area. View full post on Wind Power News