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Bitexco Group ist einer der zehn größten Entwickler von Einkaufsmalls und Hotels in Vietnam und bietet Ingenieurleistungen für Hydraulikanlagen und Straßenbau. Mit Unterstützung des Teams, das an Ausschreibungen in ausländischen Märkten teilnimmt, und den Abteilungen für Entwicklung, Design, Technik und Beschaffung hat Risen Energy den 50-MW-Vertrag von Bitexco Group an Land gezogen. Zuvor hatte das Unternehmen sein großes Leistungsspektrum bei führenden Technologien und seine Expertise als EPC-Dienstleister unter Beweis gestellt. Mit diesem Geschäftsabschluss und den anderen Anlageverträgen, die das Unternehmen in der jüngeren Zeit in Vietnam zum Erfolg gebracht hat, kann Risen Energy seine Strategie des Umsatz- und Ertragswachstum fortsetzen.

Die 50-MW-Anlage, auf die sich dieser aktuelle Vertrag bezieht, liegt in Ninh Thuan (Vietnam). Risen Energy wird als EPC-Vertragsfirma hocheffiziente Module sowie 1500-V-Hochspannungsmodule mit 5 Stromschienen für die Anlage liefern.

Nach erfolgreichem Ausziehversuch wurde am 1. Oktober mit dem Bau begonnen. Die Anlage soll pro Jahr eine Durchschnittsleistung von 81.429 MWh erzeugen. Der erzeugte Strom wird in das EVN eingespeist (das nationale vietnamesische Stromnetz).

Die Regierung von Vietnam hatte 2017 die Richtlinie über die Einspeisevergütung für den PV-Solarstrommarkt verabschiedet. Seitdem wächst das Interesse unter globalen Investoren, Entwicklern und Modulherstellern an dem Land als Investitionsstandort erster Wahl. Risen Energy setzt seine globale Expansion fort und hat Vietnam zu einem Schlüsselmarkt seiner globalen Expansionsstrategie für 2018 erklärt. Ein Sprecher für Risen Energy sagte: „Wir haben jahrelange Erfahrung als EPC-Dienstleister und haben eine lokale Strategie für den vietnamesischen Markt unter Berücksichtigung der speziellen regionalen Gegebenheiten entwickelt. Wir sind überzeugt, dass der PV-Markt in Südostasien ein enormes Potenzial und riesige Chancen bietet."

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BENTONVILLE, Ark. & SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Walmart announced that it has reached an agreement with SunPower to have the commercial energy provider install solar systems at 19 stores and two distribution centers in Illinois.

As part of the project, a mix of rooftop and ground-mount solar systems are expected to account for 23 megawatts, with start of construction targeted for the first half of 2019. This commitment moves Walmart closer to its 2025 goal of supplying its global operations with 50 percent renewable energy. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator, the amount of anticipated annual carbon offset by this initiative will be equal to the amount of carbon sequestered by over 24,000 acres of U.S. forest in one year – the size of Elgin, Ill.

“Solar is a vital component of Walmart’s expanding renewable energy portfolio,” said Mark Vanderhelm, vice president of energy for Walmart Inc. “Walmart plans to tirelessly pursue renewable energy projects that are right for our customers, our business and the environment. These planned projects with SunPower are moving us in the right direction toward our renewable energy goals.”

Walmart is financing the solar projects through a power purchase agreement (PPA) arranged by SunPower, allowing Walmart to buy power at competitive prices and hedge against future utility rate increases with no upfront capital costs. Walmart will own the renewable energy credits associated with the system.

“We commend Walmart for its leadership in driving corporate renewable energy adoption in the United States and for partnering with SunPower to deliver high-efficiency, high-quality solar to so many of its stores and facilities,” said Nam Nguyen, SunPower Executive Vice President, Commercial Americas. “As the top U.S. commercial solar provider and with over 30 years of experience, SunPower is well positioned to help Walmart increase its renewable energy investments in a cost-effective manner.”

In Illinois, smart state policy and rising utility rates make solar a smart investment for commercial customers. These installations will represent a 25 percent increase in Illinois’ current solar capacity and will generate enough electricity to power nearly 30,000 homes.

“Illinois Solar Energy Association is committed to advancing solar locally, enabling companies like Walmart – with stores and employees across our great state – to realize the economic and environmental value of renewable energy,” said Lesley McCain, Executive Director of the Illinois Solar Energy Association. “These projects will create hundreds of jobs for Illinois’ growing solar workforce while reducing pollution across the state.”

About Walmart

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) helps people around the world save money and live better - anytime and anywhere – in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit our more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. With fiscal year 2018 revenue of $500.3 billion, Walmart employs over 2.2 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. Additional information about Walmart can be found by visiting http://corporate.walmart.com, on Facebook at

and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/walmart.

About SunPower

As one of the world's most innovative and sustainable energy companies, SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) provides a diverse group of customers with complete solar solutions and services. Residential customers, businesses, governments, schools and utilities around the globe rely on SunPower's more than 30 years of proven experience. From the first flip of the switch, SunPower delivers maximum value and superb performance throughout the long life of every solar system. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, SunPower has dedicated, customer-focused employees in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, and North and South America. For more information about how SunPower is changing the way our world is powered, visit www.sunpower.com.


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SAN FRANCISCO, October 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --

The global electrostatic precipitator market size is projected to be valued at USD 14.97 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. It is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 3.3% over the forecast period. Rising consumer awareness, inclination towards healthy lifestyle, and rise in air pollution are expected to drive the market growth.

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Rising adoption of air pollution control equipment, coupled with stringent government regulations, is expected to boost the global electrostatic precipitator market by 2025. Industrialization of energy and manufacturing industries is predicted to further enhance business growth over the forecast period.

Increasing investments and technological advancements are expected to encourage expansion of the market for electrostatic precipitator in the forthcoming years. Critical air pollution level caused by vehicles and industries coupled with high demand for pollution controlling equipment in developing countries such as India and China are anticipated to spur market growth over the forecast period.

The power generation segment is expected to expand at a CAGR of 4.2% over the forecast period. High dependency on electricity in automotive backed up with industrial automation is expected to boosts demand for power generation application in near future. Power generation industry has witnessed drastic change in processes as majority of the industrial players opted for renewable energy sources such as wind, natural gas, solar etc.

In terms of technology, the dry type electrostatic precipitator was valued at USD 9.66 billion in 2017 and is predicted to witness robust growth over the forecast period. High adoption coupled with government policies and regulations is projected to encourage market growth over the forecast period.

Browse full research report with TOC on "Electrostatic Precipitator Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Technology (Dry, Wet), By Application (Chemical, Metal, Power Generation, Manufacturing, Cement), And Segment Forecasts, 2018 - 2025" at: https://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/electrostatic-precipitator-market

Further Key Findings From the Report Suggest: 

  • The U.S. electrostatic precipitator market revenue is projected to expand at a 2.2% CAGR over the forecast period owing to stringent governmental policies along with rise in demand for air pollution control equipment
  • U.K., in terms of revenue, is projected to register a 1.8% CAGR over the forecast period
  • Growth in the India market can be attributed to rapid pace of industrialization, rising air pollution levels, and evolving regulatory framework.

Browse related reports by Grand View Research: 

  • Battery Market - The global battery market size was USD 62.00 billion in 2014 on account of high demand from the automotive application.

Grand View Research has segmented the global electrostatic precipitator market on the basis of technology, application, and region: 

  • Electrostatic Precipitator Technology Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2014 - 2025) 
  • Electrostatic Precipitator Application Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2014 - 2025) 
    • Chemical
    • Metal
    • Power Generation
    • Cement
    • Manufacturing
    • Other
  • Electrostatic Precipitator Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2014 - 2025) 
    • North America
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • Russia
      • U.K.
      • Spain
      • Italy
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • Japan
      • South Korea
      • Australia
      • India
    • Central & South America
    • Middle East & Africa

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The Moscone Center is nearing completion of a three-and-a-half year, $500-million upgrade that will add 500,000 square feet of contiguous meeting space. All over the country, other cities are doing the same: expanding and modernizing their convention facilities in a ferocious competition to attract business and tourism dollars. New York City is leading the pack with a $1.5 billion expansion of Manhattan's Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Not to be left behind, the Las Vegas Convention Center is spending $1.4 billion to expand and modernize1.

But acres of shiny new floor space, blazing-fast Wi-Fi and luxury lodgings will not mean much if attendees feel unsafe at convention facilities, most of which are located in the heart of major urban centers.

As the primary conference facility in San Francisco, Moscone Center has conventional, fixed camera surveillance throughout the building, where access to power and communications is available. In the outdoors, however, areas such as nearby parking garages, the venue perimeter and surrounding streets have security vulnerabilities; without easy access to power, it has traditionally fallen to manned security, when available, to secure these areas. Moscone needed extensibility, fast.

"The V5 PSU gives us a broader overview than our legacy systems could previously accommodate," explained Damion Ellis, Director of Safety and Security for the Moscone Center. "With V5 Systems units' real-time monitoring; we'll have visibility where needed. And because it's a cloud-based system, it allows for collaborative security."

Providing security for a convention center that sprawls across three blocks in the core of a major city can be a challenge, but the forward-thinking security team at Stadium Management Group saw V5 Systems' leading-edge technology as the way to expand their footprint.

"We're looking forward to helping attendees enjoy a secure experience not only at Moscone Center events, but at all short-term events around the city including fairs, festivals, marathons and outdoor concerts," said V5 Systems Chief Executive Officer, Steve Yung.

V5 Systems, leveraging Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, brings computing and security to the outdoors, where actionable data collection has been sparse. Oracle enables V5 Systems to quickly scale its solutions and provide its customers with easy and affordable storage. Yung will be a featured session speaker at Oracle OpenWorld, highlighting how the Oracle Cloud is integral to Industrial IoT growth.

"A secure convention facility is a must for any city," said Mazin Bedwan, V5 Systems president and co-founder. "Our wireless, self-powered units provide the flexibility and scalability needed to monitor previously inaccessible areas, so attendees and locals alike can feel safe. That's why we offer subscription and short-term rental options. That way, any-sized municipality can have our units onsite right away, wherever they're needed." While V5 Systems' technology allows for fast deployment, Bedwan believes that Oracle Cloud Infrastructure is the key that will allow V5 Systems to expand rapidly and globally.

V5 Systems' wireless units leap ahead of analog security systems by employing "edge computing"; meaning, each unit processes information at the point of contact without the need for sending information back and forth from a server or human interaction. The V5 PSU offers visual situational awareness.

V5 Systems solutions also include:

  • Surveillance and license-plate reading utilizing HD video
  • Acoustic detection that today, isolates the sound of a gunshot and relays information within seconds – directly to staff
  • Real-time edge analytics to detect people and vehicles in defined zones

Each solution is self-powered via a combination of bullet-resistant proprietary solar panels and battery management system, weighing 25 pounds to provide portable security in under 30 minutes per unit sans the need for trenching or wiring.

San Francisco elected a new mayor this year, Mayor London Breed, who is tasked with a mandate to restore and revitalize a city that has been a flashpoint for inequality and uneven growth. As Ellis explained, the Moscone Center has a working relationship with the local homeless population, and V5's technology is intended to respect and protect them as well, while maintaining a sustainable business flow that can fuel the city's programs to eradicate homelessness and improve quality of life for everyone. San Francisco is not the only city to realize that safer conference venues drive flourishing economies. Across the nation, cities seek to build a more verdant future for residents by investing in new, smart technology.

"We're in a high foot-traffic area," reiterated Ellis. "We want attendees to be safe everywhere. The V5 units give us the flexibility to easily reposition and monitor trouble spots. It allows for a wise use of resources that keeps us from becoming heavy handed with our local homeless population. It benefits everyone."   

About V5 Systems

V5 Systems is a California-based technology company that provides leading-edge portable, wireless, self-powered security solutions for Industrial IoT applications. They deliver turnkey video surveillance and gunshot detection solutions that can be deployed in under 30 minutes per unit, while the computing platform itself can act as a host for 3rd party hardware and software integration. These solutions utilize a proprietary power management system which eliminates the need for fixed power and hard-wired communications. V5 Systems develops and optimizes all software and AI analytics to run at the edge, which is instrumental to delivering real-time information to its users. Working with state and local government, education and private enterprises, V5 Systems delivers a next-generation security platform for the Industrial IoT.

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DUBLIN, Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --

The "Global Light Vehicle OE Batteries Market - Forecasts to 2033" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

This report provides a comprehensive overview of the global electric vehicles and OE starter battery sectors, major suppliers, top 14 car batteries markets, technology trends and market size forecasts.

Based on exclusive interviews, primary research and proprietary data this global market study includes:

  • Automotive OE battery (advanced batteries and starter batteries) market size estimates for the top 14 markets
  • A review of the latest technological developments and market trends (including advanced car battery costs, alliances, awards, innovations, investments, charging solutions, energy density, range development, solar tech, thermal management, wireless charging, recycling)
  • Regional market share data tables and commentary
  • Country share data tables and commentary for the top 14 markets
  • Exclusive interviews with OE suppliers including XL Hybrids, Ioxus, Maxwell Technologies, Zero Carbon Futures, Cap-XX, Continental, GS Yuasa, Western Lithium, Axeon (news and interviews only available in QUBE)
  • Sector PESTER (Political, Economic, Social, Technological, Environmental and Regulatory) analysis
  • Updated profiles of the major automotive battery suppliers including their strategies and prospects

You can use this report to:

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  • Understand the size and scope of the world's top 14 markets
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  • Establish key companies' latest activities and prospects
  • Prepare supply and demand forecasts
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  • Introduction
  • Pester analysis
  • Battery companies
    • A123 Systems, Inc.
    • Advanced Battery Technologies
    • Banner
    • BYD Auto
    • CBAK Energy Technology Inc
    • Continental AG
    • East Penn Manufacturing Co Inc
    • Enerdel
    • EnerSys
    • Exide Technologies
    • Fiamm
    • GS Yuasa Corp
    • Hitachi Vehicle Energy Ltd
    • Johnson Controls Inc.
    • Johnson Matthey Battery Systems
    • LG Chem
    • Li-Tec
    • Lithium Americas
    • Primearth EV Energy Co Ltd
    • Robert Bosch GmbH
    • Samsung SDI
    • SB LiMotive
    • Toshiba
  • Forecasts
    • Advanced automotive batteries
    • Starter batteries
  • Glossary of terms
  • Markets
    • Emerging markets
    • Market shares
      • Asia-Pacific
      • Europe
      • Lithium-ion battery cell market
      • North America
    • Market trends
  • Technologies
    • Advanced automotive battery innovations
      • Alliances
      • Innovations
        • Delphi's inverter
        • Denso's solutions
        • GS Yuasa's advanced batteries for next-generation PHEVs
        • JCI's 48-volt micro hybrid battery
        • JCI's ie:3 demonstrator vehicle
        • Volvo's solution
      • Where are we heading?
        • SAE standard for PHEVs and EVs to help reduce charging time
    • Electric vehicle battery developments
      • Alcoa and Phinergy's solution
      • BMW's High-Voltage Battery Centre
      • Charging solutions
      • EV sound research
        • Delphi's vehicle sounder
        • Kia EV sounds like an ICE
        • NHTSA's proposal
        • Pedestrian alert technology for electric vehicles
        • Volvo's research
      • Massachusetts Institute of Technology developing an alternative battery
      • Range anxieties
      • Sensor for EVs which shuts off the battery in the event of a collision
      • Solid-state batteries for electric vehicles
      • Solutions to convert EV battery power for home use
      • Thermal management for electric vehicles
      • Toshiba supplies batteries for Mitsubishi Motors
      • Valeo's thermal management for lithium-ion batteries
      • VW joint venture with QuantumScape
    • Other innovations
      • Evida Power and HaloIPT explores wireless charging
      • Federal-Mogul's battery shield
      • GS Yuasa's battery analyser
      • Hella's isolation monitor
      • Material for a secondary or rechargeable battery
      • Visteon's battery thermal management solutions
      • Yazaki North America partners with Evatran to develop charging systems
    • Recycling
  • Archive
    • An alternative technology to lithium-ion?
    • BMW
    • Daimler working with Evonik Industries to develop and produce lithium-ion batteries
    • Dana's battery cooling technologies
    • EASYBAT aims to make it easier to build electric cars with switchable batteries
    • Envia achieves record energy density for its Li-ion battery
    • EV battery prices fall
    • EV makers to produce 35GW hours of batteries by 2013
    • Exide Technologies uses public funds to develop lead-acid battery technology
    • GM Europe Ampera electric car
    • GM increases its investment in lithium-ion batteries
    • GM investigates material to make lithium-ion batteries last longer between charges
    • GM Ventures invests in Sakti3
    • Harman's sound synthesis
    • Hyundai offers lifetime battery replacement for the Sonata Hybrid
    • JCI's batteries for commercial vehicles
    • Johnson Controls and Hitachi cooperate
    • Johnson Controls supplying the battery for the Ford Transit Connect Electric
    • Johnson Controls uses public funds to develop advanced battery technologies
    • Li-ion batteries for F1
    • New battery monitoring unit for Lithium-ion batteries from Denso
    • Nissan, NEC and NEC Tokin form joint venture to produce lithium-ion batteries in Japan
    • Renault delays electric vehicle battery production
    • SB LiMotive acquires Cobasys
    • Solar technology for EVs
    • The National Alliance for Advanced Transportation Batteries (NAATBatt) is formed
    • Toyota explores wireless charging
    • Washington State University's research

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WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In its inaugural year, The Cleanie Awards™ today honors 10 companies and industry leaders paving the way in the clean technology sector. The first comprehensive awards program to recognize advancement in the cleantech industry, the winners are honored for their innovation, leadership and outreach campaigns that promote clean technology, renewable energy and solar, wind and water power.

“The Cleanie Awards program recognizes individuals and companies responsible for creating a successful and ever-expanding global cleantech marketplace,” said Elyssa Rae, program director, The Cleanie Awards. “This inaugural cohort of honorees proudly represents nearly every facet of the renewable industry and has used their influence and expertise to bring us closer to a clean energy future here and abroad.”

The 2018 Cleanie Awards honorees are:


  • Enterprise Company of the Year: SolarEdge Technologies. SolarEdge’s financial strength and stability, combined with its cutting-edge smart energy technology and global reach set it apart as the market leader.
  • Midsize Company of the Year: Greensmith Energy, a Wärtsilä company. Greensmith Energy continues to stay nimble and make grid-scale energy storage a fundamental part of a cleaner, more intelligent and distributed energy infrastructure.
  • Non-Profit of the Year: Low Impact Hydropower Institute (LIHI). LIHI has built a strong reputation for energy source certifications in the U.S. with more than 125 active in 2017, greatly reducing the impacts of hydropower generation.
  • Startup of the Year: CleanCapital. CleanCapital made substantial investments in clean energy projects across the U.S. in 2017, while closing $3.7 million U.S. in series A funding and launching a successful podcast.
  • Investment Organization of the Year: CohnReznick Capital. CohnReznick Capital has maintained its strong reputation in investment banking services to the sustainability sector, executing 104 project and corporate transactions for renewable energy assets valued at $16.2 billion in aggregate.
  • Best Integrated Media Campaign: NEXTracker: TrueCapture™ Smart Control Software Product Launch. NEXTracker’s TrueCapture campaign leveraged a multifaceted media approach, garnering millions of social media, website and trade publication impressions and views.
  • Best Public Affairs Campaign: Carbon Capture Coalition with RENEWPR: Carbon Capture Technologies Legislation Campaign. The team strategized a savvy three-pronged communications campaign to successfully influence legislation in support of carbon capture technologies.


  • Entrepreneur of the Year: Katherine Hamilton, 38 North Solutions. Katherine has parlayed her industry expertise into a powerful public policy consultancy, successful podcast and global board and chair positions with the World Economic Forum and GRID Alternatives Mid-Atlantic.
  • Woman of the Year: Danielle Merfeld, GE Renewable Energy. In addition to being named the first female GE Tier 1 business CTO in the history of the company, Danielle has supported more than 70,000 women internally as co-leader of the GE Women’s Network and across the industry through active engagements while simultaneously launching groundbreaking products moving the industry forward.
  • Rising Star Under 30: James Jamal Thomas III, RES (Renewable Energy Systems). Since completing his PhD at the age of 26, James helped his company successfully complete 500 MW of wind and solar projects more efficiently and effectively.

“The honorees chosen represent the best of the clean technology sector,” said Tom Weirich, director, Rubicon Infrastructure Advisors, a leading global investment banking advisory firm, and one of the judges. “Competition was fierce, which is a real testament to the strength of the industry. I’m proud of who we selected, and they should all be proud to be honored by The Cleanie Awards.”

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GCL-SI observó un aumento de ventas en la primera mitad del año, con ventas de sus módulos que subieron del 14% al 45,8% desde el año pasado, mientras que su cuota de mercado global alcanza casi el 5%. Ambos afirmaron que el GCL Group fortalecerá su estrategia de producción mundial y ampliará sus canales de venta para aumentar su cuota de ventas al extranjero.

"China es el mayor productor mundial de materiales de energía renovable, como las instalaciones eólicas y fotovoltaicas", dijo el Sr. Zhu. "El BRI es el área de distribución más importante de recursos de gas y petróleo en el mundo, y las compañías energéticas chinas están adoptando y construyendo activamente una plataforma común y a gran escala, incrementando los recursos de gas y petróleo al extranjero, y el nuevo poder energético de China será ampliamente integrado en una escala global y acelerará la revolución energética. El GCL Group desea ser parte importante de esta evolución".

Según el Sr. Luo, GCL-SI está preparado para construir un ecosistema industrial completo, incorporando "'tres plataformas y un sistema', lo cual adopta el 'modelo FV más". Por ejemplo, deseamos mejorar el modelo de negocios multidimensional como la integración de energía fotovoltaica y de almacenamiento energético, financiamiento de la cadena de suministro y los servicios de mantenimiento y operación, entre otros, para crear mayor valor para nuestros clientes".

"El GCL Group implementará con firmeza la estrategia de la 'internacionalización fotovoltaica', consolidará el acuerdo de la compañía en materia de canales de venta y producción mundial, e incrementará la cuota de ventas al extranjero. En el futuro, el progreso científico y tecnológico impulsará aun más la eficiencia de generación de energía fotovoltaica a un costo inferior, mientras que el mercado en su totalidad se esforzará para alcanzar la paridad de red y desarrollar tecnología policristalina y monocristalina simultáneamente", dijo Zhu Gongshan.

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GCL System Integration Technology Co., Ltd. (SZ: 002506) (GCL-SI), forma parte del GOLDEN CONCORD Group (GCL). GCL-SI ofrece un sistema de energía único, integrado y de vanguardia, y se ha comprometido a convertirse en la compañía de energía solar líder en el mundo.

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DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Guzman Energy Group, a full-service energy company whose services include providing wholesale power, energy trading and hedging services, today announces the appointment of Robin Lunt as general counsel to lead the legal and policy team. Lunt brings a decade of experience as an energy attorney in both government and the private sector.

The announcement comes on the heels of the August announcement that Guzman Energy secured $130 million in additional liquidity with capital provided by Colorado-based energy investors, Vision Ridge Partners and ZOMA Capital. Guzman Energy is a new type of energy model that is helping transition an outdated energy economy in the West. As general counsel, Lunt will help expand this effort to achieve lower rates and price stability from renewable, sustainable energy for its consumers in the West and beyond.

“The addition of Robin to lead our legal and policy team is a significant step forward as we continue to empower communities in the West via more cost effective and greener energy,” said Guzman Energy President Chris Riley. “She brings a wealth of experience in both the private and governmental/policy sectors and is poised to lead us toward navigating a rapidly evolving renewable-energy landscape.”

Lunt has served in senior roles with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners. She spent eight years practicing in Washington, D.C., in the energy and utilities sector before relocating to Denver: first to serve on the executive team of an early stage distributed energy resource company; and then as an attorney at Wilkinson Barker Knauer (WBK), an energy and telecommunications law firm. A member of the Colorado, Washington, D.C., and California Bars, she will be based at Guzman headquarters in Denver.

“Guzman Energy is dedicated to transforming the Western wholesale markets and rural communities by reducing prices and paving the way for more renewable and distributed energy resources,” said Lunt. “It’s exciting to be in the game working to create the future of the energy economy where affordability and environmental goals can both be realized.”

Guzman Energy is set to transform the energy status quo. In February 2017, they announced a partnership with Kit Carson Electric Cooperative (KCEC) to enable multiple northern New Mexico counties to achieve summer solar energy independence by 2022. In doing so, Guzman Energy will save 30,000 KCEC co-op members $50 million to $70 million in the next 10 years. Additionally, this month Guzman Energy was named a finalist for the 2018 S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards, often described as “the Oscars of the energy industry.” The awards, which will be announced in December, highlight corporate innovation, leadership and superior performance in the energy industry.

About Guzman Energy

Guzman Energy is a wholesale energy company that supplies and trades power across North America. Guzman Energy created a new type of energy model, one designed specifically to help transition an outdated energy economy into the renewable age. We enable customers — principally rural electric cooperatives and municipal power companies — to achieve lower rates and price-stability from renewable, sustainable energy. Headquartered in Coral Gables, Fla., and Denver, Colo., Guzman Energy has unique expertise in serving customers in the bilateral power markets of the Western United States and conducts its business through two practice areas: Energy & Environmental Trading and Energy Hedging & Risk Management. To learn more, visit www.GuzmanEnergy.com.

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SHAW AFB, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hunt Southern Group, a Hunt Military Community, in tandem with its military partner, Shaw Air Force Base, is pleased to announce its collaboration with Duke Energy and Hunt affiliate, Hunt Alternative Energy Investments, installing solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on more than 280 homes. In all, 284 homes have received 5,865 solar panels, helping to offset approximately 40 percent of the total annual electrical consumption at Shaw Military Housing.

“We couldn’t be more excited about this innovative project at Shaw Air Force Base,” said John Hoyt, Hunt Military Communities Vice President. “Installing these solar panels will not only reduce our dependence on foreign fuels, but will allow us to save money in utilities, money which will be directly reinvested back into housing. This is definitely a win-win situation.”

In all, solar energy production at Shaw Military Housing will equate to approximately 2.4 Million kilowatt hours (kWh) per year. That amount is equivalent to removing nearly 400 cars a year or 648 tons of waste recycled.

The PV project at Shaw Air Force Base is another success resulting from the collaborative landmark legislation passed by South Carolina’s General Assembly in 2014, commonly known as Act 236. The law provided a framework for customers to install solar on their homes and businesses through strategic programs like the net metering incentive and rebate offerings. As a result, South Carolina is one of the country’s greatest success stories for renewable energy.

“This is part of our ongoing effort to support the US Air Force in meeting its long-term energy goals across the country,” explained Abe Weiner, Hunt Alternative Energy Investments. “Working closely with the Air Force, Hunt Military Communities, Duke Energy and our funding partners, the Shaw Solar project exemplifies how public-private partnerships are able to greatly enhance energy sustainability and resiliency.”

Duke Energy’s Solar Rebate Program helped with the costs of the Shaw project and has provided more than $50 million in rebates as an extra incentive for customers who wanted to go solar across its South Carolina footprint.

“We are proud to be the energy provider for Shaw Air Force Base and Hunt and support growing solar energy in South Carolina through our Solar Rebate Program,” said Kodwo Ghartey-Tagoe, Duke Energy’s South Carolina state president. “The new panels will bring economic and environment benefits to the base, its families, and South Carolina – which is exactly what we envisioned from Act 236 and what we want to continue in the state going forward."

Shaw Air Force Base joins one of more than a dozen military privatized housing developments throughout the nation to add solar paneling to its homes.

"Here at Shaw, it is our priority to take action in improving our environmental impact," said Colonel Derek O'Malley, 20th Fighter Wing commander. “We are committed to doing our part in the movement towards energy conservation and anticipate that the installation of these solar panels in base housing will be beneficial not only to our residents, but also the Sumter community as a whole."

The Department of Defense is the nation’s largest energy user and is focused on reducing energy demand through programs like The Air Force Energy Plan. The plan is focused on developing and utilizing renewable and alternative energy wherever possible as well as changing the user’s culture by increasing energy awareness in day-to-day operations.

About Hunt Military Communities

Hunt’s Military Communities division is a 50-year partnership created between the Department of Defense and Hunt through the Military Housing Privatization Act. As part of the partnership, Hunt owns approximately 52,000 units spread across more than 40 military installations on Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Army installations and is the largest privatized military housing developer in the nation.

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A GCL-SI viu um aumento das vendas na primeira metade deste ano, com as vendas de seus módulos subindo dos 14% do ano passado para 45,8%, e sua participação mundial de mercado alcançando quase 5%. Ambos afirmaram que o GCL Group fortaleceria sua estratégia de produção mundial e, para aumentar sua proporção de vendas no exterior, expandiria seus canais de venda.

"A China é a maior fabricante mundial de equipamentos de energia verde, a exemplo de instalações fotovoltaicas e de energia eólica", disse o Sr. Zhu. "A BRI é a mais importante área de distribuição de recursos de gás e petróleo do mundo, e as empresas chinesas de energia estão ativamente abraçando e construindo uma plataforma mútua de larga escala – impulsionando recursos de petróleo e gás do exterior e a nova força energética da China, para que estejam amplamente integradas numa escala global e acelerem a revolução energética. A meta do GCL Group é ser uma grande parte desta revolução".

De acordo com o Sr. Luo, a GCL-SI está posicionada pra formar um abrangente ecossistema industrial, incorporando "'três plataformas e um sistema', que adota o 'modelo FV plus (mais)'. Por exemplo, nós almejamos melhorar o modelo multidimensional de negócios, a exemplo, entre outros, da integração de fotovoltaicos e armazenamento de energia, financiamento da cadeia de fornecimento e serviços operacionais de manutenção, para criar valor ainda maior para nossos clientes".

"O GCL Group vai firmemente implementar a estratégia de 'internacionalização fotovoltaica', fortalecer os preparativos da empresa em termos de produção global e canais de vendas, e melhorar a proporção das vendas no exterior. No futuro, progressos científicos e tecnológicos vão continuar a impulsionar a eficiência da geração de energia fotovoltaica a um custo mais baixo, enquanto o mercado como um todo vai se esforçar para alcançar a paridade de rede e para desenvolver as tecnologias policristalina e monocristalina, simultaneamente.", Zhu Gongshan disse.

Sobre a GCL System Integration Technology Co., Ltd.

A GCL System Integration Technology Co., Ltd. (SZ: 002506) (GCL-SI), é parte do GOLDEN CONCORD Group (GCL). A GCL-SI fornece em um só lugar sistemas integrados de ponta de energia solar e está empenhada em se tornar a maior empresa de energia solar do mundo.  

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Vanadium is the latest super metal that could serve as the cornerstone of a disruptive new trend: electrical energy storage. Resource companies such as United Battery Metals (OTC: UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) have begun to target this trend, opting to develop a vanadium project in Wray Mesa, Colorado. The company also has a footprint in uranium mining, a space that includes miners such as Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTC: IVPAF) and Largo Resources (TSX: LGO) (OTC: LGORF). Other players in the vanadium space include Clean TeQ (TSX: CLQ) (OTC: CTEQF) and mining giant Glencore PLC (OTC: GLNCY).

For miners such as United Battery Metals (OTCPK:UBMCF) (CSE:UBM), the vanadium opportunity could be one to watch out for. Vanadium has several practical applications, including uses in solar, wind, grid power storage, and the production of steel rebar. Vanadium is crucial to the U.S. for its domestic steel production which has been jumpstarted since the Trump administration was elected. With U.S. Steel and other major steel companies opening new projects and canceling previous closures, the nation's producers could require a serious amount of vanadium to strengthen their steel products.

Vanadium is one of the 35 elements the U.S. government has deemed critical to the world's largest economy and national security, which could expedite UBM's Wray Mesa project located in Colorado to go into possible production. As the trade war with China intensifies, it could become crucial for America to secure a domestic supply of vanadium and focus on putting mines into production, a move the U.S. administration is expected to support. Vanadium's many use cases have helped drive the price of V2O5 vanadium pentoxide flake 98%, a common form of vanadium, up 400% over the last three years.

With transportation battery demand expected to jump 40-fold by 2040, vanadium could be poised for significant inroads in the EV market. All those new EVs on the road could require charging stations to "fuel up", and vanadium redox batteries offer a perfect solution as VRB's can simultaneously charge 50 cars at a time.

As battery demand increases the demand for vanadium could follow a similar trend, posing a potential supply crunch as more nations adopt alternative energy policies that move away from fossil fuels. That move could potentially bode well for vanadium miners such as United Battery Metals (OTCPK:UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) who is sitting on a large vanadium-rich land package.

VRBs can be also used in power stations to charge electric vehicles. Just as gas stations have become an integral part of U.S. automotive history, so too could VRB charging stations become an essential component to electric vehicle infrastructure.

Although vanadium is essential to everyday economic and national security functions in the U.S., the country is not a major producer of the mineral. In fact, United Battery Metals (OTCPK:UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) is on track to potentially become North America's lone active vanadium producer.

The Vanadium Revolution Is Here  

Vanadium appears that it could become an important part of the global energy storage revolution, which could compel other miners including Clean TeQ (TSX: CLQ) (OTCQX:CTEQF) and Glencore PLC (OTCPK:GLNCY) to carve out their own vanadium footprints. Market forces are already at work with vanadium, stoking rapid price appreciation of the element on the spot market. Energy storage is a booming industry, with one estimate indicating energy storage in the U.S. alone is poised to surge to 720 megawatts by 2020, up from 120 megawatts in 2014.

California has recently announced that by 2020 all homes and mid-rises will be required to install solar panels. It is here that VRBs can play a part. The ability to store power from low usage periods and spill it back into the grid during peak demand periods makes VRBs a far superior choice for large-scale energy storage than lithium-ion batteries. Experts predict that it is just a matter of time before this law will be adopted nationwide. Regulations such as these could become a big driver for vanadium demand in the United States, a country in desperate need of a domestic resource.

The vanadium redox battery (VRB) is the optimal choice for electrical storage systems, smart grids, and remote power stations. For applications including power quality control, emergency power, backup power, and stabilization of renewable energy, VRBs offer a potentially superior alternative to the lithium-ion batteries that grew to prominence in the first wave of electrical storage and EV adoption.

"Vanadium could become a vital ingredient in large clean-energy batteries, in which case it will shine a lot brighter," according to The Economist. "Its price has already been rising faster than cobalt, copper, and nickel, all of which are used in lithium-ion batteries."

Miners that are focusing on vanadium, including United Battery Metals (OTC: UBMCF) (CSE:UBM), could be ideally positioned to exploit rapid growth in this market. The global vanadium market is expected to notch a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.2% from 2017 through 2027, according to Mining Weekly.

Stored electrical systems could become a major driver of vanadium demand. These systems offer advantages over traditional power sources, including environmental benefits, lower costs, and superior reliability. According to analysis by Report Buyer, the global advanced energy storage market is predicted "to grow with a CAGR of 5.9% over the forecast period of 2018-2024." The potential growth of the energy storage market could be a massive opportunity for a vanadium miner such as United Battery Metals (OTC: UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) that is capable of meeting demand.

United Battery Metals (OTC: UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) is the first mover in the North American vanadium industry with a head start in the race to meet increasing VRB demand. Over the past six years, over 70 VRB-related projects in 11 countries have popped up.

Drilling Down On The Vanadium Opportunity 

Mining is a global business. For example, major companies such as Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX:IVPAF) and Largo Resources (TSX: LGO) (OTCQX:LGORF) often depend on countries far from their home domiciles as primary production points. Currently, the bulk of the world's vanadium production is occurring outside of North America. North America represented just 3% of global vanadium output in 2017, meaning there is a massive opportunity for the next American vanadium company capable of graduating to production.

United Battery Metals (OTC: UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) is leading the charge to tap North American vanadium reserves, which is a welcome development considering the U.S. government has declared vanadium to be essential to national security. Today the world's top two vanadium producers are China and Russia (almost two-thirds of global output in 2017), neither of which are going to prioritize U.S. interests.

With the U.S. currently importing 100% of its consumed vanadium, domestic projects targeting this essential mineral are taking on added importance. That includes United Battery Metals' (OTC: UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) Wray Mesa project in Montrose County, Colorado.

Approximately 240 miles southwest of Denver, Wray Mesa is home to 108 contiguous land claims spanning 3000 acres. Wray Mesa's location is enviable as it is accessible from multiple interstate highways via Colorado or Utah and includes municipal water access from only 6 miles away. The property was previously mined for uranium, most recently in the late 1970s and early 1980s, meaning there is still potential for United Battery Metals (OTC: UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) to make further vanadium discoveries on the property.

The Future Of Energy Storage  

Vanadium is rapidly becoming a credible competitor to lithium-ion in the booming stationary storage market. By 2028, a quarter of the world's stationary storage devices could be powered by VRBs. Last year 17% of all power generated in the U.S. was via renewable sources, a number that is expected to grow in the years ahead as states such as California and Hawaii aim to generate 100% of their power from renewables.

With vanadium becoming an essential part of North America's economic and renewable energy futures, companies with quality assets could stand to benefit. In the United States, United Battery Metals' (OTC: UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) Wray Mesa project could be optimally positioned as vanadium buyers look to minimize transportation costs and the risks associated with doing business with Chinese and Russian miners.

The appetite for renewable energy in the U.S., whether for storage systems or vehicles, is robust and getting stronger. With vanadium prices currently at a 13-year high, the market appears to be waking up to the next battery revolution. These market conditions could potentially set the stage for a miner such as United Battery Metals (OTC: UBMCF) (CSE:UBM) to capitalize on the vanadium trend, providing America with the vanadium it needs for years to come.

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FRAMINGHAM, Mass. & SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC), a leading energy efficiency and energy infrastructure company, today announced it has been awarded a contract by the Defense Logistics Agency Energy to implement a $133.5 million energy resilient infrastructure project at Joint Base San Antonio (“JBSA”) in Texas. Ameresco will provide energy efficiency and reliability upgrades to 900 buildings across five military installations and will build a microgrid integrating 20 megawatts (MW) of new onsite energy photovoltaic assets, 4 MW of gas fired backup generation and 4 MW/8 MWh of battery energy storage to support critical energy loads for mission assurance.

“Ameresco is proud to support the mission of Joint Base San Antonio through energy assurance and new infrastructure,” said Nicole A. Bulgarino, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Federal Solutions, Ameresco. “This project will provide critical infrastructure improvements to JBSA through energy conservation and will enhance the energy security of the installation through redundant, reliable backup generation assets.”

The Defense Logistics Agency Energy awarded the contract to Ameresco under a self-funding Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC). The ESPC will provide work to all areas of JBSA including Lackland Air Force Base, Fort Sam Houston, Randolph Air Force Base, Kelly Field Annex, Camp Bullis and Medina Annex.

This $133.5 million task order leverages $2.7 million of Facilities Sustainment Restoration and Modernization (FSRM) funds as a direct investment in the project. More than 14.7 million square feet of buildings will receive energy and water conservation upgrades designed to reduce energy consumption in the buildings by 24 percent annually. The installation of new onsite energy systems will offset electricity purchases from the grid and will provide energy security and resiliency.

The ESPC will provide for HVAC management control systems, over 2 million gallons of thermal energy storage, new LED lighting, and building envelope improvements. More than 140,00 LED lighting systems will be installed across JBSA.

To support energy assurance, Ameresco will install new onsite distributed energy assets capable of islanding from the electric utility, including a combined heat and power (CHP) system comprised of nine microturbines for a total capacity of 585 kW, 4 MW of natural gas-fired standby generation, and an 11.7 MW groundmount solar photovoltaic (PV) array at the Security Hill Landfill at Lackland Air Force Base and over 5 MW of roof-mount PV at Fort Sam Houston. The solar PV array will provide a beneficial use of over 50 acres of undeveloped land located at the landfill. Ameresco has selected San Antonio-based Mission Solar Energy to manufacture and provide over 54,200,370W of Buy-American compliant solar modules to be used in the project.

The microgrid consists of a diverse portfolio of assets that allow for uninterrupted off-grid operations to ensure the continuity of the JBSA mission. The microgrid control system is capable of providing off-grid operation of 11.7 MW of photovoltaic generation while leveraging the integrated use of 4 MW/8 MWh of battery energy storage and 4 MW of gas fired generators to provide sustained electrical supply to critical building during the event of a utility outage or grid disruption.

The ESPC is guaranteed to provide $8.7 million in annual energy savings to JBSA. Ameresco will provide ongoing operations and maintenance (O&M) services to the base in support of the new energy systems. Ameresco will begin construction this fall and is scheduled to complete construction during in the summer of 2021. The buildings at JBSA will continue to be operational during the construction period.

About Ameresco, Inc.

Founded in 2000, Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC) is a leading independent provider of comprehensive services, energy efficiency, infrastructure upgrades, asset sustainability and renewable energy solutions for businesses and organizations throughout North America and Europe. Ameresco’s sustainability services include upgrades to a facility’s energy infrastructure and the development, construction and operation of renewable energy plants. Ameresco has successfully completed energy saving, environmentally responsible projects with Federal, state and local governments, healthcare and educational institutions, housing authorities, and commercial and industrial customers. With its corporate headquarters in Framingham, MA, Ameresco has more than 1,000 employees providing local expertise in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit www.ameresco.com.

The announcement of a customer’s entry into a project contract is not necessarily indicative of the timing or amount of revenue from such contract, of the company’s overall revenue for any particular period or of trends in the company’s overall total construction backlog. This project was reported in our awarded backlog as of June 30, 2018.

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Firma GCL-SI doświadczyła znacznego wzrostu sprzedaży w pierwszej połowie roku. Sprzedaż modułów firmy wzrosła z 14% w ubiegłym roku do 45,8%, a globalne udziały rynkowe sięgnęły 5%. Obaj prezesi potwierdzili, że GCL Group zamierza zasilić globalną strategię produkcji i poszerzyć kanały sprzedaży w celu zwiększenia proporcji sprzedaży zagranicznej.

– Chiny są największym na świecie producentem sprzętu ekologicznej energii, na przykład rozwiązań fotowoltaicznych i wiatrowych – wyjaśnił Zhu. – Kraje objęte Inicjatywą Pasa i Drogi są najważniejszym obszarem dystrybucji ropy i gazu na świecie, a chińskie przedsiębiorstwa energetyczne aktywnie wykorzystują te warunki i budują wspólną, wielkoskalową platformę pozwalającą na wykorzystanie zagranicznej ropy i gazu w połączeniu z ekologiczną energią z Chin w celu postępującej integracji na skalę globalną oraz przyspieszenia rewolucji energetycznej. Grupa GCL zamierza być ważnym elementem tego planu – dodał prezes.

Według prezesa Luo GCL-SI ma zbudować kompleksowy ekosystem branżowy, który pozwoli na połączenie „trzech platform i jednego systemu", który wykorzystuje „model PV plus". Jak wyjaśnia prezes, „na przykład zamierzamy usprawnić wielopłaszczyznowy model biznesowy, w tym integrację rozwiązań fotowoltaicznych i magazynowania energii, finansowanie łańcucha dostaw, usługi operacji i konserwacji i nie tylko w celu zapewnienia jeszcze większych korzyści dla klientów".

– GCL Group będzie konsekwentnie wdrażać strategię internacjonalizacji fotowoltaicznej, wzmacniać zaangażowanie firmy w globalną produkcję i kanały sprzedaży oraz zwiększać proporcję sprzedaży zagranicznej. W przyszłości postęp naukowy i techniczny przyczyni się do jeszcze większego zwiększenia wydajności generacji energii fotowoltaicznej przy niższych kosztach, a rynek będzie dążył do uzyskania parytetu sieci przy jednoczesnym rozwoju technologii poli i monokrystalicznej – dodał Zhu Gongshan.

O GCL System Integration Technology Co., Ltd.

Firma GCL-SI System Integration Technology Co., Ltd. (SZ: 002506) (GCL-SI) jest częścią grupy GOLDEN CONCORD Group (GCL). Firma GCL-SI zapewnia nowoczesne, kompletne, zintegrowane systemy i pracuje nad osiągnięciem statusu największego na świecie dostawcy energii solarnej.  

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