On Site Renewables

News and features about the projects and technologies shaping the decentralized on-site renewable sector, including how commercial and industrial facilities are using windpower and solar for power generation.

Clean energy flexibility project rolls out on Orkney

Clean energy flexibility project rolls out on Orkney

Energy storage batteries, electric vehicles, smart chargers and smart meters are being made available to residents and businesses.

Designing tariffs for integrating microgrid services

As part of the D-TECH Plus series, Jennifer Runyon had a conversation with a panel of experts concerning appropriate tariff structures for the integration of microgrids.
Australian telcos

Australian startup to install micro wind turbines for telcos

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency is supporting a project designed to ensure energy reliability for telecommunications companies.
CHP plant

MAN Energy to expand German CHP plant

MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to supply another MAN 12V35/44G TS gas engine to the public utilities of the town of Schwäbisch Hall in southern Germany.
UK unveils ‘green industrial revolution’ strategy

UK unveils ‘green industrial revolution’ strategy

Boris Johnson’s ten-point plan includes action on offshore wind, CCS, hydrogen, heat pumps and electric vehicles, writes Kelvin Ross

US winemaker mitigates power shutoffs with EDF microgrid

US winemaker Domaine Carneros has selected EDF Renewables to ensure its long-term financial and sustainability goals are achieved.
rooftop solar array

UK’S largest commercial rooftop solar project unveiled

The 6.5MW array is the result of a collaboration between solar company FIMER and Custom Solar UK.
solar pv

SEforALL funds mini-grid deployment in Sierra Leone and Madagascar

The Universal Energy Facility, a results-based financing facility managed by Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL), is now open.
Solar power

Osotspa to install 3MW rooftop PV at Thailand factories

Cleantech Solar has announced the execution of a long-term solar power purchase agreement with Osotspa Public Company Limited in Thailand.
Study finds CHP a key enabler of Europe’s energy transition and could save €8bn

Study finds CHP a key enabler of Europe’s energy transition

A study published today finds that cogeneration is a primary enabler to achieve carbon neutrality in Europe and could save over €8...

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