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Fossil Fuels Aren’t Going Anywhere

Fossil Fuels Aren’t Going Anywhere “There is no scenario where hydrocarbons disappear,” the chief executive of Baker Hughes, Lorenzo Simonelli, said during his keynote speech at this year’s annual meeting in the company. Like other executives from the industry, Simonelli acknowledged and welcomed the energy transition, but he noted that a 100-percent renewable energy scenario … Continue reading Fossil Fuels Aren’t Going Anywhere

Importance of feeder separation schemes in power distribution

Importance of feeder separation schemes in power distribution Adoption of feeder separation paves the way to ensure optimal load management, quality power, reliable power and reduction in downtime… New Delhi: In the recently announced Budget for 2021, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced a fund for power distribution sector of ₹3,05,984 crores for 5 years. … Continue reading Importance of feeder separation schemes in power distribution

Building domestic supply chain for battery storage could be a priority for lawmakers, Senate aides say

Building domestic supply chain for battery storage could be a priority for lawmakers, Senate aides say -Promoting a domestic supply chain for energy storage technologies, particularly batteries, could be an area of bipartisan focus for the 117th Congress and a big theme within the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, aides say. -Investing in … Continue reading Building domestic supply chain for battery storage could be a priority for lawmakers, Senate aides say

US Offshore Wind Potential Relies On Intelligent Grid Integration

US Offshore Wind Potential Relies On Intelligent Grid Integration Flip a switch and the lights come on. That’s what Americans expect, thanks to an electricity grid that feeds energy from renewable and traditional sources into millions of homes and businesses. The wind turbines starting to go up in waters off the nation’s shores have the … Continue reading US Offshore Wind Potential Relies On Intelligent Grid Integration

‘Risky proposition.’ Can $33 billion make up for loss of Snake River dams? Tri-Cities groups leery

‘Risky proposition.’ Can $33 billion make up for loss of Snake River dams? Tri-Cities groups leery A new proposal to tear down the four Lower Snake River dams has people agreeing on one thing — the dams’ value to the Northwest region. But many of those who rely on the dams now — to produce … Continue reading ‘Risky proposition.’ Can $33 billion make up for loss of Snake River dams? Tri-Cities groups leery