Energy storage to reach 40 GW by 2022

  The rapid growth of intermittent renewables, especially solar PVs, has made energy storage a pressing priority. While consumers with rooftop PVs look forward to the day when they can store their excess generation during sunny periods for later use, utilities fear that the fate the landline telephone companies, which lost millions of customers to […]

Lidar verified against IEC compliant meteorologoical mast

  ZephIR Lidar, the wind lidar manufacturer, announces that its flagship system, ZephIR 300, has been successfully verified against a fully IEC compliant meteorological mast at the Lelystad test site. The verification, carried out by Ecofys WTTS in parallel with three other ZephIRs, deems that ZephIR 300 is suitable for field measurements as a replacement of cup […]

190 GWh Mongolian wind farm

  Ferrostaal Industrial Projects, a project developer facilitating worldwide investments, is taking a majority stake in the “Sainshand” wind farm project in Mongolia. With 190 GWh of electricity every year, “Sainshand” will be the largest wind park in Mongolia. The investment in the project amounts to approximately $120-million, and is intended to connect to the […]