Month: January 2019

Gov. Cuomo’s Green New Deal Doubles N.Y. Energy Storage Target

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a Green New Deal January 17th which would mandate New York’s power be 100% carbon-free by 2040. That goal trumps the target – by five years – adopted in California last year following Governor Jerry Brown’s signature of Senate Bill 100, which set a […]

Invenergy Completes Iowa Battery Storage System

Chicago-based Invenergy said it completed construction – and commenced commercial operation – of a utility-scale battery storage system in Knoxville, IA for MidAmerican Energy January 14th. Construction of the 1MW/4MWh lithium iron phosphate battery project, at a MidAmerican Energy substation, took four months. EPC Role Des Moines, IA-based MidAmerican Energy […]

Green Light for Maryland EV Charging Infrastructure Program

Maryland’s Public Service Commission (PSC) approved a five-year EV charging infrastructure pilot program January 14th. The program was proposed by four of the state’s largest electric utilities. While the program is expected to jump-start EV charging infrastructure in Maryland, it is smaller than an originally proposed USD104.7m network – supported […]