Latest News for: Generate electricity


Without fossil fuels, can we really hope to stop the lamps going out all over Europe?

Irish Independent 26 Sep 2021
After a long period of containment, emissions from power generation have been rising again, and not just because of data centres ... These companies (there were over 50 earlier this year) do not generate electricity, nor do they transport power on the transmission or distribution networks.

Matt Welch: Don’t scapegoat our energy woes onto the backs of Texans

Waco Tribune-Herald 26 Sep 2021
Concerns about electricity blackouts are back, even as frigid February temperatures turned into a hot Texas summer ... Texans deserve more innovative, free market solutions than those that previous generations have discarded, and a better electricity model than they’ll find in California or New York.

Mitsubishi invests in Laos wind farm project, biggest in Southeast Asia

Kyodo 26 Sep 2021
The onshore wind farm project, also described as the "first cross-border electricity interchange from wind power generation" in the region, is aimed at fighting climate change while supporting economic activity ... nation, have officially agreed on electricity purchase for 25 years.

Edo, a startup with ties to McKinstry and Avista, launches to create grid-interactive efficient buildings

The Spokesman-Review 26 Sep 2021
CEO Scott Morris had a vision to create the five “smartest” blocks in the world, where buildings digitally communicate in real-time to manage electric demand, generation and storage within the power grid ... It also houses renewable energy generation, and thermal and electrical storage.

Hecate Energy requests update to permit for Pulaski County solar farm

The Roanoke Times 26 Sep 2021
“A newer generation of solar panels allows us to generate more electricity with fewer panels ... The company also wants to change the way it delivers the power generated from the farm to the purchasers, American Electric Power. The solar-generated power was set to go through AEP ...

After 47 Years, US Power Company Abandons Still-Unfinished $6 Billion Nuclear Power Plant

Slashdot 26 Sep 2021
America's federally-owned electric utility, the Tennessee Valley Authority, has spent billions of dollars with nothing to show for it, reports the Chattanooga Times Free Press ... TVA still owns the 1,600-acre site, as well as the plant that has never — and likely now will never — generate the first spark of nuclear-produced electricity.

Auto review: Curvaceous Karma makes a sporty plug-in pitch

Decatur Daily 26 Sep 2021
“We’re not taking another electric car on our trip, are we?” ... electric grid, the Karma embraces the inherent benefits of electric and gas power ... • Electric power ... Tesla’s performance has opened a generation to the possibilities of all-electric powertrains (Karma, too, will be offering an all-electric version of the GS-6).

Surge in EirGrid payments to avoid power blackouts

The Times/The Sunday Times 26 Sep 2021
The revelation comes as the government faces pressure to ensure there are no power blackouts this winter, amid rising demand for electricity.Sponsored.

Lebanon: What life is like in a ‘failed state’

Al Jazeera 26 Sep 2021
Many bakeries have shut down because they cannot afford the diesel to power private generators, and state-provided electricity cuts now extend to 21 hours a day ... But Lebanon’s tattered electric grid, built on a patchwork of generators, wires and the inept state-owned Electricite du Liban, has failed to provide reliable power to residents.

Former Tesco boss Sir Dave Lewis to run undersea power line firm

This is Money 26 Sep 2021
Lewis said the audacious plan will link to newly built solar and wind power generators in Morocco and help drive Britain towards its ambitions of 'a reliable, net zero electricity system by 2035'.�.

Donohoe likely to sign up to OECD’s 15 per cent corporate tax plan

The Irish Times 26 Sep 2021
Eirgrid to warn electricity system stretched beyond capacity. The Business Post also reported that Eirgrid, the State’s power transmission operator, is set to warn this week that it will not be possible to secure enough new electricity generation in the coming years to meet soaring power demand.

Dubai’s Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar park gets Tesla’s lithium-ion energy storage solution

Gulf News 26 Sep 2021
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has inaugurated a pilot project for energy storage at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park using Tesla’s lithium-ion battery solution ... It will generate electricity using the water stored at Hatta Dam with a storage capacity of 1,500 MWh.

DEWA uses Tesla’s lithium-ion energy storage solution at MBR Solar Park

Urdu Point 26 Sep 2021
The second is to decouple the desalination process from the production of electricity and desalinate water using a combination of clean energy sources and waste heat ... It will generate electricity using the water stored at Hatta Dam, with a storage capacity of 1,500 MWh.

How the 'Spirit of Innovation' can transform aviation

The National 26 Sep 2021
Next generation of air passengers can overcome pollution fears with electric flight .

WTF! Now swearing on telly is off the taboo list

The Guardian 26 Sep 2021
In other words, when your boss is driving you mad, your kids are screaming, you’ve been on hold to your failing energy provider for longer than it would take to generate your own electricity and you’ve just dropped a hammer on your ...