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Low Voltage Active Filter as a Medium Voltage STATCOM for Windpower

When the 32 MW Kville wind power station was being built in Sweden, the local grid owner Fortum was looking for alternatives for inductive compensation.  The long underground cable length cause a dynamic capacitive reactive power problem that normally is compensated using a large MV inductor. 262 more words

Active Harmonic Filters

Peru aims to cover rural electrical gap with solar panels by 2020

Peru plans to nearly close its gap in electrical coverage in rural regions by the end of the decade with a recently-awarded $28.5 million solar-energy contract, the government said on Wednesday. 211 more words

Environment

China's Solar Power Push - Businessweek

As the world’s largest emitter of carbon, China has decided that one of the best ways to clean up its polluted air is through solar power. 200 more words

China Alert

Sun Went Crazy w/6 Massive Flares in a Week

Prophecy and Science By: Albert Mascheroni

“The fourth angel poured out his bowl on the sun, and the sun was allowed to scorch people with fire” -Revelation 16:8… 378 more words

Awareness

SIGNS IN THE SUN - A PROPHETIC WORD OF A SOLAR STORM

“And God said, “Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night. And let them be for signs and for seasons, and for days and years,” (Genesis 1:14) 351 more words

TBN

Huge Solar Flare Erupts from Biggest Sunspot in 24 Years

Article By: Tariq Malik

The biggest sunspot on the face of the sun in more than 2 decades unleashed a major flare on Friday (Oct. 24), the 4th intense solar storm from the active star in less than a week. 538 more words

Awareness

Net neutrality: Lessons from energy regulation

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/technology/220733-net-neutrality-lessons-from-energy-regulation

Interesting comparison between Net Neutrality and the Electrical Grid of which the latter could be an example of how too much regulation kills innovation.  Another interesting point in this article is to classify only Broadband access as a telecommunications service under Title II.

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Net Neutrality