30 Apr '14, 12pm

Moving Towards the European Super Grid

Moving Towards the European Super Grid

Naturally, there is still a long way to go in terms of establishing a single market, particularly in terms of the connection and integration of national electricity markets, the physical interconnections between Member States, and the promotion and facilitation of cross-border market-balancing. The same is true for the coordination of investment in generation, transmission and storage capacity. A further challenge in taking these goals forward are EU targets in other areas such as climate change and energy security. Catch 22? Ensuring energy independence at the same time as building greater interconnectivity between Europe’s energy markets may seem like a ‘catch 22’ when seen at a national level, but this is not the case when considered from an EU perspective. To sustain the increasing penetration of renewables, Member States must consider their national energy independenc...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2014...

Tweets

Energy Storage — Greater Use Of Wind Power & Benefits To Grid Operators -

Energy Storage — Greater Use Of Wind Power & Be...

cleantechnica.com 02 May '14, 10am

The main priority of any utility or grid operator is to balance energy supply with demand in order to help maintain grid r...

Romanian military units moving towards Ukrainia...

globalsecurity.org 28 Apr '14, 4am

Romanian military units moving towards Ukrainian border 27 April 2014, 15:27 -- According to information available, in Rom...

Meet the C-130:

Meet the C-130:

marines.com 01 May '14, 7pm

To achieve the global reach and rapid deployability our nation requires, Marine Aviation must be able to deliver Marines, ...

Secretary Hagel's remarks today at @TheWilsonCe...

defense.gov 02 May '14, 5pm

Russia's actions in Ukraine have made NATO's value abundantly clear, and I know from my frequent conversations with NATO d...

Hawaii

Hawaii

greentechmedia.com 05 May '14, 11pm

Hawaii Electric Co. (HECO) launched one of the biggest energy storage proposals in the country last week, quietly opening ...

How Solar Is Cutting Grid Costs

renewableenergyworld.com 29 Apr '14, 2pm

With solar power, “we can avoid that $100 million investment in transmission lines, distribution lines, in capital infrast...

How Solar Is Cutting Grid Costs

renewableenergyworld.com 29 Apr '14, 2pm

With solar power, “we can avoid that $100 million investment in transmission lines, distribution lines, in capital infrast...

Nice Grid Offers a Glimpse into the Future for ...

renewableenergyworld.com 28 Apr '14, 1pm

According to Patrick Plas, SVP of Grid Power Electronics and Automation with Alstom Energy, the project sets out to addres...

Nice Grid Offers a Glimpse into the Future for ...

renewableenergyworld.com 28 Apr '14, 1pm

According to Patrick Plas, SVP of Grid Power Electronics and Automation with Alstom Energy, the project sets out to addres...

Toyota Moving US HQ To Texas

hybridcars.com 29 Apr '14, 5am

Toyota announced yesterday it is establishing a new U.S. headquarters in North Dallas (Plano), Texas for its North America...

White Formula Super Moist Toner & Super Moist Light Toner...

White Formula Super Moist Toner & Super Moist L...

womenlovebeauty.com 25 Apr '14, 2am

It is recommended to use twice daily (morning and night) after face cleansing. Apply a small amount on the palm using firm...

Bulletproofing the Grid

Bulletproofing the Grid

spectrum.ieee.org 22 Apr '14, 2pm

Photo: Hal Bergman/Getty Images Susceptible Substations: New software should help utilities figure out which of their subs...