To uncover some of the basic features, benefits, and challenges of blockchain technology, we’ve asked Cassie Bowe of Energy Impact Partners (EIP) to join us for this episode of EnergyWorks. Cassie is an Associate Vice President with EIP, a venture capital fund that invests in energy technology. Today, we discuss how blockchain technology works and […]
Welcome to Energy Works! In this episode, we speak with Michael Regelski, senior vice president and chief technology officer for Eaton‘s electrical business. Eaton is a power-management company that recently announced a partnership with UL, the global safety consulting and certification company. Together, the two companies aim to advance cybersecurity across power industries, including for […]
In this episode of Energy Works, we spoke with John Schaaf, VP and GM of Johnson Controls’ distributed energy storage business. He shared what his company has learned so far in three years in the energy storage business, along with his thoughts on FERC Order 841 and the overall industry.
We spoke with Martin Hermann, CEO and founder of solar developer 8minutenergy. Prior to founding the company in 2008, Martin worked with solar panel manufacturer Advent Solar, and even owned a semiconductor tools company which he sold to Intel. Martin provided some great insight on the solar and storage markets.
In this episode of Energy Works, we talk with Jayesh Goyal, the Managing Director of Younicos — a global developer of energy storage systems and intelligent control software. Jayesh has over 20 years of experience in the clean energy and software industries. During our conversation, he offers great insight about integrating and managing energy storage […]
We spoke with Chip Palombini, sales and marketing director at Dynapower, for a story on AC versus DC coupling. We wanted to share some of that interview with you. Chip talked about the differences between AC and DC coupling and told us about Dynapower’s new DC to DC converter. Listen to learn more and read […]
ESS, Inc. develops and manufactures efficient battery solutions, and is committed to bringing the concept of Levelized Cost of Storage (LCOS) to the storage market. In this episode of Energy Works, ESS President and CEO Craig Evans discusses LCOS, long-duration batteries, renewable integration, and more.
In this episode of Energy Works, we chat with Lon Huber, Senior Director of Strategen Consulting. Strategen provides insight to global corporations, utilities, and public sector leaders, helping them to develop sustainable, clean energy strategies. Lon discusses renewable energy, storage, and the Clean Peak Standard. The Standard requires that a certain percent of electricity, during a pre-determined […]
Kristen Graf spent the last eight years leading Women of Wind Energy (WOWE), and now serves as executive director of the group under a new name: Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE). She talks about why the group transitioned, what drives her to passion for renewables and empowering women, and shares her thoughts […]
Ice storage is one way a thermal energy system can store power and later convert it into electricity to cool or heat a building. For example, Calmac’s IceBank energy storage system can store power — including from renewables such as solar and wind power—for later use. Currently, over 4,000 businesses and institutions rely on CALMAC’s […]