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Determining the True Cost (LCOE) of Battery Energy Storage

The true cost of energy storage depends on the so-called LCOE = Round-trip efficiency + maintenance costs + useful life of the energy system

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Unexpected Savings



9 Unexpected Energy (and Money) Savers

Here are a few surprising and simple ways to cut your energy bill this season. Read

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Real Estate

Fight the Cold - Insulate your home with Plasti-Fab's Exterior Sheathing Insulation

written by Melissa Carruthers
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It’s January, It’s cold, and we are all trying to find the best way to keep our heat in and the cold out!  605 more words

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The Real World: Energy Efficiency

Find out what happens when people stop trying to be green and start saving buildings for real.

As someone who would like to believe she is relatively aware of what it means to conserve and be energy efficient, my experience at Bright Power, albeit brief, has shown me that there is still plenty to learn. 356 more words

Energy

The Adoption of New Smart-Grid Technologies Incentives, Outcomes, and Opportunities

Rand Corp.
http://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR717.html

Abstract

Studies in the academic and gray literatures have touted the potential large-scale benefits of a smart grid for the United States. Despite an overall lack of technological constraints, however, the empirical evidence shows a potential gap between ex ante expectations and ex post realizations of the benefits of modernization, as well as some reluctance on the part of utilities and consumers to adopt or use the technologies as expected. 517 more words

Energy Efficiency

Regulator consults on proposed licence modifications to implement the Energy Efficiency Directive

The Utility Regulator today publishes a consultation paper on proposed licence modifications to implement aspects of the Energy Efficiency Directive.

The Energy Efficiency Directive (The Directive) establishes a common framework of measures for the promotion of energy efficiency within the EU in order to ensure that the EU achieves its overall target of a 20% improvement in energy efficiency by 2020. 161 more words

Consultations