New York Power Authority Approves the VISION2030 Energy Roadmap

The New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) board of trustees has approved a new strategic plan, VISION2030, which provides a roadmap for transforming the state’s energy infrastructure to a clean, reliable, resilient and affordable system over the next decade.  VISION2030 highlights NYPA’s commitment to partnering with statewide customers to ensure a cost-effective transition to clean energy […]

Littelfuse Ups Amperage in Solar String Fuse Offerings

Littelfuse Inc., a global manufacturer of technologies in circuit protection, power control and sensing, has expanded its SPXV series solar string fuses to include 35 to 60 amperage models.  Designed to integrate into an LFXV15 fuse block and cover holder, Littelfuse’s 20 x 127 mm 1500 V DC solar fuses protect photovoltaic (PV) installations from […]

Hydro-Quebec Taps Energy Storage to Foster Renewable Transition

Hydro-Québec, a company that generates, transmits and distributes electricity, has launched EVLO Energy Storage Inc., a subsidiary that designs, sells and operates sustainable energy storage systems. The EVLO-designed storage systems are intended mainly for power producers, transmission providers and distributors, as well as the commercial and industrial markets for medium- and large-scale storage. Their modular […]

California’s Current Energy Storage Capacity Falls Short of the Mark

By 2045, California will require the deployment of up to 55 GW of long-duration energy storage (LDES) to support its 100% clean electricity goals. This quantity represents over a 150 fold increase in the amount of energy storage deployed in the state since 2010. By 2030, the state will require 2-11 GW of new operational […]

CIT Coordinates Financing for 7X Energy’s Taygete Energy Project

CIT Group Inc. says its Power and Energy business served as coordinating lead arranger on a $256 million financing for the 250 MW Taygete I Energy Project owned by 7X Energy Inc., a utility-scale solar developer, owner and asset manager. Located in Pecos County, Texas, construction on the project was completed by Swinerton Renewable Energy […]

Summit Ridge, NT Solar Close on Community Solar Partnership

Summit Ridge Energy (SRE), an owner-operator of U.S. community solar projects, and NT Solar, a subsidiary of the National Trust Community Investment Corp. (NTCIC), have closed on a tax equity partnership to finance 11 community solar projects, comprising 27 MW DC, across Illinois and Maryland. The portfolio is expected to be placed in service before […]

Hydro-Québec enters the energy storage market with EVLO

Hydro-Québec has launched EVLO Energy Storage Inc. (EVLO), a subsidiary that designs, sells and operates safe, efficient and sustainable energy storage systems. The systems will be available worldwide and will target renewable energy producers and energy grids. These storage systems are intended mainly for power producers, transmission providers and distributors, as well as the commercial… […]

Panasonic Launches New Line of Modules to Compliment EverBolt Storage System

Panasonic Corp. of North America has unveiled its new EverVolt Solar Modules series with the introduction of four new modules designed to accompany its EverVolt Battery Storage system. Panasonic says the EverVolt Solar Modules provide advanced efficiency and performance – even in high temperatures – as well as exceptional degradation rates and are backed by […]