Green Finance in Singapore and ASEAN Primed to Take Off 

Today was a busy day in Singapore as we launched two papers that delve into the green finance needs of Singapore and how it can become a hub for such finance in ASEAN and Asia. The Singapore Institute of International Affairs (SIIA) in partnership with the UN Environment Inquiry launched …

Solar news: The microgrid imperative

The Microgrid Imperative Jennifer Runyon | November 13, 2017 The Microgrid 2017 conference, which ran from November 6-8 in Boston, kicked off with a list of events that point to a desperate need for microgrids, and I bet you’ve heard of them… Read more » Listen Up: Home Backup Power …

UCSC Deploys Envision Solar EV ARC™for Fleet Electric Vehicle Charging

Disclaimer : Hazel Henderson is an early investor in Envision Solar. UCSC Deploys Envision Solar EV ARC™ for Fleet Electric Vehicle Charging SAN DIEGO, CALIF. – November 2, 2017 – Envision Solar International, Inc., (OTCQB: EVSI) (“Envision Solar,” or the “Company”), the leading renewably energized EV charging, outdoor media and …

FORBES article :The Circular Economy Is The Answer

Circular Economy Is The Answer   Kevin O’Marah , CONTRIBUTOR I cover supply chain management, technology, and global tradeOpinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. This week, while I was teaching an M.B.A. class at Northeastern University in Boston, one of the students asked me what supply chain strategy makes sense …

Renewable news: A boost for wind+storage

Are Batteries Destined for Explosive Growth in the EU? Brian Parkin and Ewa Krukowska   | October 10, 2017 Investors seeking exponential growth may want to take a look at batteries, according to the European Union’s top energy official. Read more » All PV Predictions Were Wrong Tina Engelhard   | October 10, 2017 …

Solar news: Competitive industries and their mergers

Notes from the Solar Underground: Highly Competitive Industries and Their Highly Expected Mergers Paula Mints | October 20, 2017 In 2012, NSP and Del Solar merged, claiming that at 1.5-GWp the new company would be the largest cell manufacturer in the world. In 2015, Motech Solar merged with Top Cell …

Storage news: Tesla and Vestas partner

FERC Commissioner Gives Perspective on the Energy Markets in Light of NOPR Jennifer Runyon | October 23, 2017 On Friday at the Piece Atwood Energy Infrastructure Symposium, keynote speaker and FERC commissioner Cheryl LaFleur offered insight into how she would be considering the recently proposed… Read more » Li-ion Tech …

Wind news: NY takes spotlight at AWEA Offshore

MHI Vestas Selects US Facility to Test 9.5-MW Offshore Wind Turbine Nacelle Jennifer Runyon   | October 24, 2017 On Tuesday October 24, 2017 at the AWEA Offshore Wind Conference, wind turbine manufacturer MHI Vestas announced that it is making a $35 million investment with Clemson University to test… Read more …