Renewable Energy

Energy Innovations Open Opportunities For Arizona's Energy Sector

Via azbigmedia.com Many of the innovations happening in the energy sector involve solving intermittency issues brought to the table by renewable energy darlings like photovoltaic solar and wind generation. With photovoltaic solar providing the bulk of its energy during off peak hours and wind turbines unable to generate anything on a windless day, the energy sector has its work cut out for it to improve the reliability of a new

Greensmith, E.On, Tucson Electric Power Complete Energy Storage Project

Via elp.com Energy storage software and services company Greensmith Energy, E.On Climate and Renewables, and Tucson Electric Power inaugurated the Iron Horse Battery Energy Storage Project. The 10 MW / 2.5 MWh energy storage system at the University of Arizona Science and Technology Park will provide frequency response and voltage control. The project illustrates the growing trend of programmable battery storage replacing fossil generation as the least-cost solution for grid