Recent Energy Insider Posts
Nova Scotia Utility Withdraws from Tidal Generation Project
Aug 16, 2018
Recent events seem to signal the end of the Cape Sharp Tidal project. As previously discussed, Cape Sharp Tidal has been a joint venture between Ireland-based OpenHydro and Nova Scotia Power affiliate Emera, created to deploy two 2MW tidal turbines in Minas Passage at the Fundy Ocean Research Cen...
2018: Energy Storage Developments in the Last Twelve Months
Aug 07, 2018
The energy storage market continues to gain momentum over the past year.
McKinsey reported that from 2012 to 2017, battery costs fell more than 15% per year, for a total five-year drop of more than 50%. The total cost of energy storage systems (i.e. battery-pack costs; other hardware costs such ...