Tag: Supply chain

Electric, Energy Consumption

Making EVs without China’s supply chain is hard, but not impossible – 3 supply chain experts outline a strategy

September 2, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Two electrifying moves in recent weeks have the potential to ignite electric vehicle demand in the United States. First, Congress passed the Inflation Reduction Act, expanding federal tax rebates for EV purchases. Then California approved rules to ban the sale […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Does a lack of industrial cybersecurity practices put a renewable future at risk?

June 13, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

The only things growing faster than the renewable energy sector are the hopes and expectations of the companies, governments, and people who are betting on its success. However, with every new wind turbine, solar panel, and hydro-electric facility put into […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Biden Pausing Solar Tariffs, Pushes for U.S. Production

June 6, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

The White House is moving to support the solar power industry, including U.S. manufacturing of solar panels and other equipment, by pausing tariffs on imported solar panels from four Southeast Asian countries. The 24-month moratorium announced June 6 will exist […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

Solar supply chain issues could contribute to energy shortfalls in California this summer

May 9, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

California likely will have an energy shortfall equivalent to what it takes to power about 1.3 million homes when use is at its peak during the hot and dry summer months, state officials said Friday. Threats from drought, extreme heat […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Korean solar panel giant plans ‘fully American’ supply chain

March 23, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Korean solar energy giant Hanwha Solutions said it plans to build out a “fully American” supply chain, cautioning that government incentives to support domestic manufacturing are critical to the proposal. Hanwha, owner of solar module manufacturer Q CELLS, said it […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Supply Chain Faces Up To Challenge Of Low Oil Price World

May 1, 2020

Via: Forbes

How will U.S.$20/bbl affect the oil and gas supply chain? It’s going to get tough, very tough. The service sector is already on the ropes but will be first port of call when operators look to save money. IOCs and […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Building Out the US Offshore Wind Supply Chain — a $68 Billion Opportunity

April 22, 2019

Via: Greentech Media

Over the past two years, states on the U.S. East Coast have announced increasingly ambitious targets to build offshore wind projects. In January of this year, to cite the most consequential recent example, New York nearly quadrupled its offshore wind […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Working Smarter, Not Harder: How Companies Are Setting New Energy Goals

November 14, 2016

Via: Renewable Energy News

It’s no secret that companies use goals to push their businesses in a positive direction. Whether it’s about creating more value or reducing impacts, goals provide focus, direction, and a sense of urgency. Recently, a wave of corporate, climate-related goals, […]

Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

Future nuclear supply chain worth billions, report finds

September 16, 2016

Via: World Nuclear News

Nuclear power plant construction, long-term plant operation and decommissioning all offer potential multi-billion dollar markets over the next two decades, according to a newly released supply chain report from the World Nuclear Association. With nuclear power generating worldwide revenues of […]