Tag: transmission grid

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Wind And Solar Energies Could Peter Out If Transmission Grid Is Not Expanded

January 17, 2018

Via: Forbes

The corporate world is a central mover behind the buildout of new wind and solar installations — a drive that could be threatened, however, by insufficient infrastructure: A just released report by the Wind Energy Foundation says that as much […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

Balancing energy demand could save money

November 3, 2016

Via: Science Daily

An incentive program that shifts electricity usage for low-priority activities to nonpeak times could save money for utilities companies and consumers, according to assistant professor Tim Hansen of South Dakota State University Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Through […]