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Renewable Energy Investments-Essential for Tech Firms

Energy Generation

Renewable Energy Investments-Essential for Tech Firms

Large tech companies are making renewable energy a key focus as their energy needs escalate.

Adaptation Will Save the Utility

Energy Generation

Adaptation Will Save the Utility

Utilities will need to adapt to new market trends if it is going to survive.

Creating a Microgrid Business

Energy Generation

Creating a Microgrid Business

Moving the microgrid from mere curiosity to becoming an industry and a business.

Wind Power driving China?

Energy Generation

Wind Power driving China?

China’s renewables industry, along with the rest of the world’s, continues to struggle through financial challenges. But long term government planning for China’s wind industry could be the answer to the country’s ambitious clean energy plans.

Utilities Still Have a Place in e-Street

Energy Generation

Utilities Still Have a Place in e-Street

RWE’s transformation from a traditional power provider into a renewable energy service provider could be the tipping point that the energy industry has been waiting for.

Energy Storage Business Models- Focus on the Potential

Energy Generation

Energy Storage Business Models- Focus on the Potential

Energy storage business models should be developed around storage system’s potential capacity and wide-ranging benefits.

Smart Homes – Fundamentally Flawed?

Energy Generation

Smart Homes – Fundamentally Flawed?

Homes, unlike commercial buildings or industrial complexes, do not generate five to six figure savings the drive needs to be service, not technology.

Telecoms’ Smart-Home Race

Energy Generation

Telecoms’ Smart-Home Race

Thanks to their strategic assets and established customer relationships, telecom operators are in a perfect position to capture a fair chunk of the smart home market.

Google Sees Green

Energy Generation

Google Sees Green

Google is investing heavily in renewable energy. Is the company doing this from an environmentally responsible perspective or is it the attraction of a lucrative business opportunity?

Small Nuclear Reactors – A Solution for South Africa?

Energy Generation

Small Nuclear Reactors – A Solution for South Africa?

A growing interest in small and modular reactors has formed due to their lower initial cost and potential scalability. This could be South Africa’s solution to an unhealthy dependence on coal-produced power.

Energy Storage Solved?

Energy Generation

Energy Storage Solved?

A new discovery may put an end to a number of energy problems ranging from lengthy charge times for electric cars to an inefficient power distribution grid.