Our blogs Blogs home
Energy in Transition

Energy in Transition

Solving the energy trilemma

renewable energy

Posts tagged with 'renewable energy'

Follow DNV GL on social media
Who will dominate the global energy storage market?

Who will dominate the global energy storage market?

Jason Goodhand, Global Segment Leader - Storage, DNV GL I recently delivered a podcast story on the 'space race' for energy storage dominance between the United States (U.S.) and China. To recap, I highlighted that in China the government is pushi ...

Read more
How do recent earthquakes events impact wind turbines?

How do recent earthquakes events impact wind turbines?

  Normally, loads for wind turbines are controlled by forces imposed on them by the wind. The recent strong magnitude 6.4 and 7.1 seismic events near Ridgecrest, California, which were felt in the wind power plant regions of Southern Cali ...

Read more
Keeping the lights on in an age of renewable energy

Keeping the lights on in an age of renewable energy

Accelerating the energy transition is an urgent necessity if we are to avoid climate catastrophe, but first we need to overcome the challenges that a dramatic increase in wind and solar energy brings. 'Dunkelflaute' - this word gives some peop ...

Read more
Is it time for PPA 2.0? Why we need to future-proof energy funding

Is it time for PPA 2.0? Why we need to future-proof energy funding

Power purchase agreements (PPAs) are a significant tool for funding the energy transition. Research by DNV GL suggests that, as renewable energy becomes more widespread, its price dynamics becomes more complex. Consequently, PPAs need to become m ...

Read more
ما هي فوائد تخزين الطاقة بالبطارية

ما هي فوائد تخزين الطاقة بالبطارية

??? ?????? ?????? ???? ??? ???? ????? ?????? ?? ???? ????? ?????? ??? ???? ?????? ???? ?????. ?? ??????? ????? ?????? ??? ????? ???? ?????? ????? ????? ???? ??????? ???????? ????? ???? ???? ???? ?????? ??? ??? ????? ??????? [1] ??? ??? ????? ??? 20 ...

Read more
2018 in Review: Our Top 10 Energy in Transition Blogs

2018 in Review: Our Top 10 Energy in Transition Blogs

As we find ourselves at the beginning of 2019, we'd like to take a moment to look back at our most popular blog posts from the past year, which included hot topics around electric vehicles, offshore wind, storage, PV structures and energy efficie ...

Read more
Wind and New York – and preparing for NYSERDA’s next RFP

Wind and New York – and preparing for NYSERDA’s next RFP

In 2017, NYSERDA's Renewable Energy Standard Request for Proposals yielded 26 agreements to develop 1,383 MW of clean energy capacity in New York State. With 2018 procurement actively underway, and the PTC deadline looming, the time is nigh for a ...

Read more
Scandinavian wind without subsidies?

Scandinavian wind without subsidies?

For nearly a decade, Sweden and Norway have shared the green certificate subsidy system to promote renewable energy development. Simplified, the scheme works so that an owner of a renewable energy project receives certificates as additional incom ...

Read more
What is Automated Demand Response?

What is Automated Demand Response?

Solar, wind and other forms of Variable Renewable Energy (VRE) are beginning to change how we operate the grid. While traditional forms of thermal generation, like coal, are dispatchable (called upon when needed), they are not flexible. My previous ...

Read more
Flipping the paradigm of demand response with smart devices

Flipping the paradigm of demand response with smart devices

Earlier this summer, I hosted a webinar on how Smart Lighting can help a utility do more than save energy - it can target its Energy Efficiency to times of high stress on the grid. If you would like to watch the webinar, it can be found here. Uti ...

Read more