MacDowell Reaches 100% Solar Electric Generation
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Peterborough, NH – In January of 2020, a new solar array of 320 panels arranged in four rows was activated after having been installed at the southern edge of MacDowell’s property in November and December. In combination with MacDowell’s first array (2016), the second now means the artist residency program generates about 10% more electrical power […]

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Project BALIS – DLR is developing and testing fuel cells in the megawatt range for air transport
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Stuttgart, Germany (SPX) Jan 22, 2021 With its BALIS project, the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum fur Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) is developing the world’s first fuel cell powertrain for aircraft with an output in the megawatt range. In doing so, DLR is taking another step towards making hydrogen-powered, emission-free flight possible. Steffen Bilger, Parliamentary […]

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SolarEV City concept: Building the next urban power and mobility systems
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Tokyo, Japan (SPX) Jan 18, 2021 Cities have become the focus of global climate mitigation efforts because as they are responsible for 60-70% of energy-related CO2 emissions. As the world is increasingly urbanized, it is crucial to identify cost-effective pathways to decarbonize and enhance the resilience of cities, which ensure the well-being of their dwellers. […]

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EGA and DEWA make the UAE the first country in the world to produce aluminium using the power of the sun
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Dubai UAE (SPX) Jan 20, 2021 Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has announced a new global milestone placing the United Arab Emirates as the first country in the world to produce aluminium using the power of the sun. The milestone supports the vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid […]

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Analytical measurements can predict organic solar cell stability
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Raleigh NC (SPX) Jan 12, 2021 North Carolina State University-led researchers have developed an analytical measurement “framework” which could allow organic solar cell researchers and manufacturers to determine which materials will produce the most stable solar cells prior to manufacture. Organic solar cells have increased in efficiency over the past decades, but researchers and manufacturers […]

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New nanostructured alloy for anode is a big step toward revolutionizing energy storage
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Corvallis OR (SPX) Jan 12, 2021 Researchers in the Oregon State University College of Engineering have developed a battery anode based on a new nanostructured alloy that could revolutionize the way energy storage devices are designed and manufactured. The zinc- and manganese-based alloy further opens the door to replacing solvents commonly used in battery electrolytes […]

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Eight new solar energy sites begin operating in Genesee and Saginaw Counties
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Flint MI (SPX) Jan 12, 2021 Consumers Energy, Pine Gate Renewables and Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P., have announced five new solar energy projects in Genesee County and three in Saginaw County are now online and providing clean, renewable electricity for Consumers Energy customers. “These solar plants coming online are a testament to our commitment […]

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Indonesia in $9.8 bln electric vehicle battery deal with Korea's LG
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Jakarta (AFP) Jan 01, 2021 Indonesia said Wednesday it had signed a $9.8 billion electric vehicle battery deal with South Korea’s LG as it moves to become a global production hub for the green technology. The agreement was signed in mid-December, with investments planned in production and supply chains for lithium batteries, which rely on […]

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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Continues Sustainability
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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) is one of the world’s leading climate change research and education institutions, and in the past few years they’ve taken huge steps to reduce their own carbon footprint. In 2018 ReVision installed 517 solar panels for WHOI at the Fye and McLean research facilities, and this past fall completed Phase […]

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Looking Forward to 2021: A Letter from ReVision Energy Co-Founder Fortunat Mueller
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Photo / Tim Greenway, Maine Biz In the depths of a tough New England Winter, my spirit is lifted by knowing that every day we enjoy about two minutes more sunlight than the day before. Despite the incredible challenges of 2020, we begin the new year full of gratitude, hope and optimism for the future. […]

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