Juno Beach-based electricity “powerhouse” Florida Power and Light (FPL) has announced plans to construct the world’s largest solar powered energy storage facility to serve its market in Florida. With a storage capacity of 409 MW, four times larger than that of the worlds current record holder, the Manatee Energy StorageContinue Reading

Publicly saying what has been well known in the power generation industry for some time, NextEra Chairman and CEO James ‘Jim’ Robo voiced his company’s recognition that renewable generation and storage, deployed together, are cheaper to operate then coal, natural gas, or nuclear power plants. Speaking at the Wolfe UtilitiesContinue Reading

Coal as a fuel for power generation is on its way out in America, and there’s no turning back with renewables and natural gas now cheaper and vastly preferable for environmental reasons.  25 power plants closed in in 2018 alone and every month more closings are announced. Major mining companies haveContinue Reading

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Department of Energy Under Secretary of Energy Mark W. Menezes announced $59 million for 43 projects for new and innovative advanced vehicle technologies research. Funded through the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, these projects address priorities in advanced batteries and electric drive systems, co-optimizedContinue Reading