World Energy Storage Day: ‘This decade is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fight climate change’

September 22, 2021 With the catastrophic impacts of climate change seen around the world, there is little time left to act but energy storage has a huge opportunity to be part of the solution, the audience at World Energy Storage Day online conference heard today. Dr Rahul Walawalkar, the founder and executive director of the […]

Regional Electricity Sector Leaders to Advocate for a Stronger, Greener, and Smarter Energy Future

Castries, Saint Lucia, September 21, 2021: The penultimate conference in CARILEC’s roster of 2021 events will merge regional and global industry leaders representing policy, regulation, academic research, renewable technologies and utility operations around one (virtual) table, to examine various topics under the theme: “Remodelling the Future: Stronger. Greener. Smarter.” The regional electric energy Association has […]

Geothermal Has Huge Potential as Future Energy Source

Monday, 13 September 2021 Clean, renewable geothermal power—the heat beneath our feet—has huge potential as a clean energy source, even possibly becoming as important as fossil fuels are today, but not without new technologies to make the resource economically viable and available to all. Key to that challenge: the oil and gas industry itself, which […]

International Day of Democracy 15 September

Strengthening democratic resilience in the face of future crises The unprecedented COVID-19 crisis has resulted in major social, political and legal challenges globally. As states around the world adopt emergency measures to address the crisis, it is critical that they continue to uphold the rule of law, protect and respect international standards and basic principles […]

Tantalus User Community Grows to 200 Utilities

Focus on public power and electric cooperative utilities results in continued growth BURNABY, BC – September 14, 2021 – Smart grid technology leader Tantalus Systems (TSX: GRID) today welcomed the multi-commodity utility servicing the City of Escanaba, MI to its user community, bringing the total number of utilities leveraging its solutions to 200. Tantalus provides […]

Wärtsilä swappable battery containers enabling inland waterway vessels to operate with zero emissions

Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 7 September 2021 at 10:30 AM E. Europe Standard Time The technology group Wärtsilä has developed and delivered a mobile battery container solution that will enable inland waterway vessels to operate with zero emissions. The first order, comprising three units, was placed by ZES (Zero Emission Services) BV, a Netherlands based […]