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Like Natural Gas, Coal in the Southwest Power Pool is Cycled to Accommodate Wind Power

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Southwest Power Pool Historical Data Electricity generation in the Southwest Power Pool (SPP), a regional transmission organization (RTO) covering all or part of fourteen Midwestern states, is mostly provided by three fuels: coal, na ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoOpinion > natural gasEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +6

INVESTOR FEEDBACK SEES FRE PLC AWARDED FEEFO GOLD TRUSTED SERVICE AWARD 2018

Feedback from satisfied investors has led to Future Renewables Eco (FRE) plc being awarded the Feefo Gold Service award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences. FRE plc was established as a renewable company in 2015 with the aim of d ...

Lee Birchall


Posted 1 year agoPress > green energyWind EnergyWind Turbine +3

Repowering Wind Turbines Adds Generating Capacity at Existing Sites

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Annual Electric Generator Report , Early Release 2016 Repowering older wind turbines, which involves replacing aging turbines or components, is becoming more common in the United States as the turbine fleet ages and as wind turbine technology ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > United StatesEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +2

Researchers have been underestimating the cost of wind and solar

How should electricity from wind turbines and solar panels be evaluated? Should it be evaluated as if these devices are stand-alone devices? Or do these devices provide electricity that is of such low quality, because of its intermittency and other factors, that we should recognize the need for sup ...

Gail Tverberg


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Gail TverbergOur Finite Worldwind power +1

Scotland – reduce reliance on wind, develop fracking and clathrates research

Scotland should be very wary about further investment in wind power, it should develop fracking for gas, invest in energy storage, and do research into arctic methane clathrates, says Professor Brian Smart, former head of petroleum engineering at Heriot-Watt University Professor Brian Smart, former ...

Petromall Insights


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > ScotlandPowerwind power +2

The “Wind and Solar Will Save Us” Delusion

The “Wind and Solar Will Save Us” story is based on a long list of misunderstandings and apples to oranges comparisons. Somehow, people seem to believe that our economy of 7.5 billion people can get along with a very short list of energy supplies. This short list will not include fossil fuels. Some ...

Gail Tverberg


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > Gail Tverbergwind powersolar power

Mastering Renewable & Alternative Energies - Johannesburg

Mastering Renewable & Alternative Energies http://www.infocusinternational.com/renewable   Dates & Locations:        4 – 7 September 2018, Johannesburg 6 – 9 November 2018, Singapore   Overview   The course is designed to provide clear, independent and business-focused guidance on market ...

Emma Wang


Johannesburg   GP   ZA 04 Sep 2018


Posted 2 years agoEvent > Renewable EnergyRenewable Energy Generationrenewables +28