“Partnerships really do matter. You have to be able to have a working relationship with an entity that’s willing to experiment with you and do things differently. You have to take risks. You have to be willing to have those honest conversations.” Matthew Crosby, utility solutions program manager for Panasonic CityNow, talks about a new business model for increasing energy resiliency and reliability.
Ithaca College said it would add 2.9 megawatts per hour of solar to power roughly 10 percent of its energy needs. The project is getting financed through a 25-year power-purchase agreement whereby the college has its costs fixed — a move that will offset 888 metric tons of carbon dioxide … Read more »
When California’s utility regulators kept a plan in place to pay rooftop solar owners the retail rate for the electricity that they return to their providers, those refs may have triggered a national trend. Is it the right decision? In Late January, the California Public Utilities Commission voted 3-2 to … Read more »
Andritz, through its US subsidiary Andritz Inc., has received an order to supply its advanced continuous biomass pre-treatment technology for the Poet-DSM Advanced Biofuels commercial-scale biofuel facility, Project Liberty, being built in Emmetsburg, Iowa and scheduled for completion in Q4 2013. The facility will produce 20 million gallons per year … Read more »