Solar-plus-storage likely the ‘next big thing’ in ERCOT: expert

2018-10-23T11:33:44+00:00

"Austin, Texas — Solar energy -- increasingly paired with battery storage -- is likely to be the "next big thing" in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, attendees of the Texas Renewable Energy Industries Alliance annual GridNEXT conference learned Monday.  During a workshop about the Texas Power Market, Peter Kelly-Detwiler, principal of the NorthBridge Energy [...]

Solar-plus-storage likely the ‘next big thing’ in ERCOT: expert2018-10-23T11:33:44+00:00

ERCOT real-time power prices spike near $1,500/MWh on record demand

2018-05-17T11:20:43+00:00

"Houston (Platts)--16 May 2018 612 pm EDT/2212 GMT. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas footprint saw real-time prices jump to four-digit territory Wednesday afternoon as power demand rose above record May peakload with above-normal temperatures. Real-time prices spiked across the footprint as real-time prices for all hubs averaged nearly $1,500/MWh for the 15-minute interval [...]

ERCOT real-time power prices spike near $1,500/MWh on record demand2018-05-17T11:20:43+00:00

Energy Storage Rulemaking in Texas PUC

2018-03-29T12:09:56+00:00

"The rulemaking aims to "develop facts necessary to establish a regulatory framework" allowing for energy storage and other technologies within the limits of Texas' Public Utility Regulatory Act (PURA), the law that governs the state’s electric grid." https://www.utilitydive.com/news/proposed-texas-rule-highlights-storages-challenges-in-bridging-competitive/520027/

Energy Storage Rulemaking in Texas PUC2018-03-29T12:09:56+00:00

Wind-storage prices plummet as battery gains spur coupling demand

2018-02-28T15:27:13+00:00

"Record-low bids for wind-plus-storage in Colorado revealed a small premium for battery coupling, highlighting bullish outlooks on cost reductions and revenue opportunities, industry experts told New Energy Update. Power tender results published by Colorado's Xcel Energy last month revealed record-low bids for U.S. wind-plus-storage projects. Xcel received 11 different bids for eight wind-plus-storage projects [...]

Wind-storage prices plummet as battery gains spur coupling demand2018-02-28T15:27:13+00:00

How Texas blew to the top in wind power

2018-01-31T12:50:36+00:00

“Texas is the only state in the nation that operates its power grid without federal oversight. Did that contribute to Texas’ rapid expansion in wind power? Yes, according to a recent report, which examined how Texas achieved its [...]

How Texas blew to the top in wind power2018-01-31T12:50:36+00:00

Renewable Energy Law Conference Austin, Texas January 29 and 30

2018-01-08T13:27:23+00:00

"Join leading attorneys and industry experts in wind, solar and storage for two days of the latest developments affecting renewable energy in Texas and nationwide. The Renewable Energy Law Conference blends law, economics, technology, finance, tax and regulatory policy, and is aimed at industry participants, legal and financial advisors, and key legislative and regulatory [...]

Renewable Energy Law Conference Austin, Texas January 29 and 302018-01-08T13:27:23+00:00

He started with 1 Wind Farm in Tennessee. Now he’s running a Billion Dollar Clean Energy Company.

2017-11-01T10:33:12+00:00

" Polsky's approach, by default, was build, sell, reinvest, repeat. 'We eat what we kill,' he says. 'We don't have a parent who cooks for us.' "     https://www.inc.com/magazine/201711/david-whitford/invenergy-windmill-farms.html?cid=hmhero

He started with 1 Wind Farm in Tennessee. Now he’s running a Billion Dollar Clean Energy Company.2017-11-01T10:33:12+00:00

We are pleased to announce Brittany May Dadon has joined our firm.

2017-10-15T12:57:18+00:00

Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria is pleased to announce the addition of Brittany May Dadon to its Commercial Real Estate, Renewable Energy and Texas Tax practice groups Brittany joined Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria, LLP in 2017. Prior to joining the firm, Brittany worked as an attorney in the legal division of [...]

We are pleased to announce Brittany May Dadon has joined our firm.2017-10-15T12:57:18+00:00

Texas’ Monticello power plant closes, signaling the undeniable shift to natural gas and renewable energy

2017-10-10T11:50:32+00:00

"If there were any remaining doubts, the age of coal is over and the era of natural gas and renewables is officially here. Luminant's decision last week to shut its Monticello Power Plant near Mount Pleasant, one of Texas' largest and dirtiest coal-fired electricity plants, is a prime example of this shift."   https://www.dallasnews.com/opinion/editorials/2017/10/09/texas-monticello-power-plant-closes-signaling-undeniable-shift-natural-gas-renewable-energy [...]

Texas’ Monticello power plant closes, signaling the undeniable shift to natural gas and renewable energy2017-10-10T11:50:32+00:00

Solar Tariff Case Advances as ITC Finds ‘Injury’

2017-09-22T19:02:09+00:00

" The threat of solar tariffs moved one step closer to reality on Friday when U.S. trade commissioners unanimously agreed that imported solar equipment has caused "serious injury" to domestic manufacturers. The vote handed a victory to Suniva and SolarWorld, which filed a rare petition under Section 201 of the 1974 Trade Act, arguing [...]

Solar Tariff Case Advances as ITC Finds ‘Injury’2017-09-22T19:02:09+00:00