Tag: electric consumption

Electric, Energy Consumption

Building Electrification Could Add Hundreds Of Millions Of Batteries To The Grid

August 26, 2019

Via: Forbes

Electricity demand is rising as global temperatures increase and economies grow, driving greater demand for cooling: Researchers project that by 2050 a warming climate will push energy needs 25% higher than they otherwise would be absent climate change in parts […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

Why LED Lighting is a Popular Choice in the Workplace

October 12, 2016

Via: Energy Manager Today

The importance of lighting in the workplace can be divided into multiple categories, including safety, health, productivity, ergonomics, and personal choice. Among these categories is also corporate social responsibility, which is where the energy saving aspect comes into play. It’s […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Wind energy top source for new electric capacity in 2015

February 17, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

Wind energy installed more electric generating capacity last year than any other energy source in America. The 8.6 gigawatts (GW) of wind power capacity installed surpassed the 7.3 GW of new solar photovoltaic capacity and 6 GW installed by natural […]