The Energy Department has released a new report showing strong progress for the U.S. offshore wind market — including the start of construction of the nation’s first commercial-scale offshore wind farm...More
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory's Simulator for Wind Farm Applications can calculate how undulating ground, whipping blades, surface temperatures, and other variables alter the air flow and energy production at wind farms.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), which has interconnected more rooftop solar power than any utility in America, is proposing smart energy reform in support of sustainable growth of solar power as a vital resource for California....More
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...More
Surge arresters are a crucial link in your power-protection system. Over time, lightning and switching surges will reduce the performance and reliability of your arresters. Watch this video to learn the most-common methods of testing your surge arresters to verify their health.
To learn more about short-circuit protection, download the white paper Short circuit behavior – Surge arresters and counters.