COVID-19, face masks and the environment around us

Right now, thinking of sustainability isn’t the first thing that springs to mind when we’re pondering the effects of COVID-19. But while we struggle with continuous lockdown restrictions, a brutal fall on our economy and immense strain on the healthcare system, the environment is also in the firing line. Hailed as the ‘new plastic bottle’, … Read more

Extensible Energy releases DemandEx load flexibility software for microgrids


Extensible Energy has released DemandEx for Microgrids, an AI load flexibility software that integrates with a microgrid controller to manage and optimize energy usage when off-grid or on-grid. With DemandEx for Microgrids, businesses can move beyond the traditional critical loads panel and utilize dynamic, intelligent software to power more productive loads during blackouts while maintaining … Read more

Clearway breaks ground on four Illinois community solar projects


Clearway Energy Group and Clearway Community Solar announced that construction began on the company’s first community solar projects in Illinois. The four community solar farms under construction represent 12 MW of Clearway’s 60-MW Illinois community solar portfolio and are located throughout Illinois. The projects are being constructed by Signal Energy. “We’re proud of the team … Read more