Generation Renewables http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7359/more en Clean Power Plan's State Compliance Approach More Costly, SPP Says http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/clean-power-plans-state-compliance-approach-more-costly-spp-says <div class="node-body article-body">Southwest Power Pool has released its final analysis of the potential impact of the Environmental Protection Agency’s draft Clean Power Plan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/clean-power-plans-state-compliance-approach-more-costly-spp-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/clean-power-plans-state-compliance-approach-more-costly-spp-says#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:59:00 +0000 72041 at http://tdworld.com Georgia Power Receives Approval for Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany Solar Project http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/georgia-power-receives-approval-marine-corps-logistics-base-albany-solar-proje <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia Power has announced a new, on-base 46 MW AC solar facility planned at the Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/georgia-power-receives-approval-marine-corps-logistics-base-albany-solar-proje" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/georgia-power-receives-approval-marine-corps-logistics-base-albany-solar-proje#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:45:00 +0000 71771 at http://tdworld.com Wave Power Device Starts Producing Power in Hawaii http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/wave-power-device-starts-producing-power-hawaii <div class="node-body article-body">With support from the Energy Department and the U.S. Navy, a prototype wave energy device has advanced successfully from initial concept to grid-connected, open-sea pilot testing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/wave-power-device-starts-producing-power-hawaii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/wave-power-device-starts-producing-power-hawaii#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:36:00 +0000 71211 at http://tdworld.com CPS Energy Announces First Community Solar Project http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/cps-energy-announces-first-community-solar-project <div class="node-body article-body">CPS Energy in San Antonio, Texas, said it has chosen Clean Energy Collective as its vendor for the utility’s first community solar project, according to a July 9 news release.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/cps-energy-announces-first-community-solar-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/cps-energy-announces-first-community-solar-project#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 15 Jul 2015 17:37:00 +0000 71151 at http://tdworld.com Utility-Scale Solar PV More Cost-Effective than Rooftop http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/utility-scale-solar-pv-more-cost-effective-rooftop <div class="node-body article-body">A study released by economists at global consulting firm The Brattle Group finds that utility-scale solar photovoltaic systems in the U.S. are significantly more cost effective than residential-scale (rooftop) PV systems</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/utility-scale-solar-pv-more-cost-effective-rooftop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/utility-scale-solar-pv-more-cost-effective-rooftop#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Wed, 15 Jul 2015 17:26:00 +0000 71141 at http://tdworld.com Solar Customers Not Covering Grid Costs http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-customers-not-covering-grid-costs <div class="node-body article-body">When electric customers install solar on their rooftops, some fixed costs required for running the grid can go unrecovered. Our IdeaXchange Xperts weigh in on how to best adjust for this deficiency. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-customers-not-covering-grid-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/solar-customers-not-covering-grid-costs#comments Commentaries Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:01:00 +0000 70361 at http://tdworld.com Energy Group: Utilities Show Renewables Can Be Seamlessly Integrated into Grid http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/energy-group-utilities-show-renewables-can-be-seamlessly-integrated-grid <div class="node-body article-body">A report prepared by The Brattle Group for the Advanced Energy Economy Institute finds that high penetration levels of renewable generation are not only technically feasible but are already being managed</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/energy-group-utilities-show-renewables-can-be-seamlessly-integrated-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/energy-group-utilities-show-renewables-can-be-seamlessly-integrated-grid#comments Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:27:00 +0000 69901 at http://tdworld.com Sun Wars: The Solar Debate http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/sun-wars-solar-debate <div class="node-body article-body">Thirty-eight years after the saga began, another installment of <i>Star Wars</i> is scheduled for release this year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/sun-wars-solar-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/sun-wars-solar-debate#comments Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Thu, 18 Jun 2015 23:35:00 +0000 69861 at http://tdworld.com Duke Energy Florida's Solar Plans to Include New Orlando Facility http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-floridas-solar-plans-include-new-orlando-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Duke Energy Florida has received approval to build, own and operate a 5-MW solar facility that will serve the Reedy Creek Improvement District near Orlando.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-floridas-solar-plans-include-new-orlando-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/duke-energy-floridas-solar-plans-include-new-orlando-facility#comments Energizing Generation Renewables Renewables Grid-Optimization Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:27:00 +0000 69391 at http://tdworld.com Tampa Electric Awarded EEI’s 2015 Edison Award http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/tampa-electric-awarded-eei-s-2015-edison-award <div class="node-body article-body">Tampa Electric received the Edison Electric Institute’s 2015 Edison Award for its innovative design and construction of a cutting-edge reclaimed water system at its Polk Power Station</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/tampa-electric-awarded-eei-s-2015-edison-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/generation-renewables/tampa-electric-awarded-eei-s-2015-edison-award#comments Energizing Generation Renewables Grid-Optimization Tue, 09 Jun 2015 22:32:00 +0000 69361 at http://tdworld.com <p>Polk Power Station sits on 4,300 acres in Polk County, a site selected with extensive community input.</p>