Posts Tagged ‘regulator’

Australia needs Tesla battery to prevent summer blackouts, regulator says

Aemo chief executive calls Elon Musk’s project a ‘very important part of our summer plan’ The head of Australia’s energy market regulator is “concerned” about avoiding blackouts next summer and says the proposed Tesla lithium ion battery in South Australia is a “very important part of our summer plan”. Speaking at an industry event in […]

Australia on track to meet renewables target, says Clean Energy Regulator

Unprecedented investment in wind and solar power puts Australia on track to meet its 2020 renewable energy target, the sector's regulator believes. The Clean Energy Regulator's report on 2016 investments, released on Wednesday, says 98 new large-scale renewable energy plants were accredited last year, the vast majority of them solar farms. View full post on […]

Top regulator: Arizona should double solar, wind power

Arizona's top utility regulator thinks it is time the state consider doubling its requirements for solar and wind energy and simplifying the rules for utilities to comply. Top regulator: Arizona should double solar, wind power Arizona's top utility regulator thinks it is time the state consider doubling its requirements for solar and wind energy and […]