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Hybrid Solar and Storage in Hawaii

Hybrid Solar and Storage in Hawaii

Kauai’s new photovoltaic peaker plant changes the island’s power structure.

T&D World

An island in the Central Pacific, Kauai is part of the Hawaiian archipelago in the U.S. It is the oldest and fourth largest Hawaiian island, sometimes referred to as the Garden Isle because of its emerald valleys, sharp mountain peaks and jagged cliffs. The Kauai Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC) is the electric co-op responsible for the supply of electrical energy to some 33,000 customer accounts on Kauai. Read Article


EEI conference in Philadelphia, PA, Monday, June10, 2019. (Photography by Paul Sakuma Photography)

PHILADELPHIA (June 10, 2019) – The AES Corporation today received the Edison Electric Institute’s (EEI’s) 2019 Edison Award, the electric power industry’s most prestigious honor. A panel of former energy company chief executives selected AES for the 91st annual award from a group of distinguished finalists. Read Article

AES Distributed Energy installs 2.76 MW solar array for Anheuser-Busch

Publication: Solar Power World

By Billy Ludt | May 15, 2019

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the completion of a 2.76-MW solar project in Central New York. Located in the Town of Van Buren, Anheuser-Busch’s Baldwinsville brewery is the sole off-taker of the commercial solar project, which complements “Central New York Rising,” the region’s comprehensive strategy to generate robust economic growth and community development and supportsCuomo’s Green New Deal which calls for 70% of the state’s electricity to come from renewable sources by 2030 and 6,000 MW of solar by 2025. Read Article.