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Storage Battery to Power an Electricity Evolution in Los Angeles

Storage Battery to Power an Electricity Evolution in Los Angeles

A Zondits Rundown: AES Corporation to Power an Electricity Evolution in Los Angeles By 2021 the Los Angeles “peaker,” a natural gas-burning power plant in Long Beach, will be replaced by the world’s largest storage battery, capable of holding and delivering over 100 megawatts of power an hour for four hours.  For reference, the output of 100

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Bowerman Landfill Converts Trash to Energy

Gas-to-electricity plant debuts at Irvine’s Bowerman Landfill LA Times, March 30, 2016. Image credit: Alexas_Fotos The proverbial link between trash and treasure has evolved into a symbiotic relationship between energy and efficiency with the coming of a renewable-energy power plant to Irvine’s Bowerman Landfill. The Bowerman Power Project went into operation this week, converting methane gas,

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LA’s Sustainability pLAn Prioritizes Solar Power

Amanda Gassé for Zondits, April 13, 2015. Image credit: skeeze Last week, Mayor Eric Garcetti released the Los Angeles’ Sustainability pLAn establishing targets on environmental, economic, and equity issues. The local solar section of the plan sets forth long-term goals to increase the city’s renewable energy generation and maintain its role as a leader in

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D.C. Tops the EPA’s List for Most Energy Star Buildings

D.C. Overtakes L.A. as Nation’s Energy-Efficiency Leader Washington City Paper, march 25, 2015 Take that, L.A.: For the first time, D.C. has topped the five-year leader in energy-efficient buildings to take the Energy Star crown. The Energy Star program, launched by the Environmental Protection Agency in 1999, rewards energy-efficient commercial buildings, which on average use 35 percent

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