Posted: 10 Apr 2015 08:00 AM PDT
“If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.” That’s a quote from Carl Sagan’s groundbreaking Cosmos. To build an electrical grid for an imaginary “51st state” from scratch, well, SEPA recently asked utilities and other stakeholders how they would go about it.
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 07:00 AM PDT
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 06:00 AM PDT
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 05:00 AM PDT
The U.S. pushed strongly for getting climate targets on the table well ahead of this year’s paris negotiation, arguing that exposing countries’ offerings to a bit of scrutiny would encourage them to “put their best foot forward.” With the formal submission of its intended target, the U.S. has arguably done just that.
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 04:00 AM PDT
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 01:00 AM PDT
The Southern Power Distribution Company of Telangana Limited issued a request for selection and a power purchase agreement for allocating 2 gw of solar pv. This follows the state’s successful allocation of 500 mw late last year and places Telangana right at the top of Indian states with respect to solar.
Posted: 09 Apr 2015 10:00 AM PDT
Clean energy advocates tend to maintain a bi-coastal focus. No doubt my California and New York colleagues often see their states as the bellwethers when it comes to new policy initiatives. But real innovation is taking place in Illinois, a state that national clean energy advocates tend only to fly over.