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  • November 30, 2011

    California Energy Commission Awards $227,000 to SMUD for Energy Storage Research

    SACRAMENTO - The California Energy Commission today awarded $227,000 to the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) for a research project demonstrating how energy storage can be integrated into local microgrids.

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  • November 15, 2011

    MassCEC Announces Clean Energy Job Growth In Massachusetts

    The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) announced significant growth in the Massachusetts clean energy economy, which now employs more than 64,000 people, according to the 2011 Massachusetts Clean Energy Industry Report released today. The report identified 4,909 clean energy companies across the state that saw a 6.7 percent increase in jobs between July 2010 to July 2011, and expect employment growth rate of 15.2 percent from July 2011 to July 2012.

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  • October 31, 2011

    CESA Supports Agriculture-based Clean Energy Program in New Farm Bill

    In a recent letter to US Lawmakers on the House and Senate Agriculture Committees, Clean Energy States Alliance Executive Director Mark Sinclair expressed support for continued energy-related programs such as the Energy Title of the 2088 Farm, Conservation, and Energy Act:

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  • September 15, 2011

    LBNL Announces New Solar Report on Installed Cost of PV - "Tracking the Sun IV"

    “Tracking the Sun IV: An Historical Summary of the Installed Cost of Photovoltaics in the United States from 1998 to 2010.”

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  • September 5, 2011

    Texas takes major step toward energy storage

    On Friday June 17th, Texas Governor Rick Perry recently signed into law the right for large energy storage projects – such as those using battery or flywheel technologies – to participate in the competitive wholesale electricity market, providing generation services, bringing significant grid reliability and environmental benefits to Texas.

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  • August 30, 2011

    Batteries for Energy Storage: New Developments Promise Grid Flexibility and Stability

    In this article from Renewable Energy World, Tildy Banyar looks at developments in large-scale battery energy storage solutions for integrating variable output renewable generation into the grid. The original article is available here:

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