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On Wednesday, March 24th Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) held a webinar titled "Search for Resilience: Texas Blackouts, Policy Fallout, and How Advanced Energy Can Help”. It has been about one month since the disastrous winter weather caused blackouts all across ERCOT, Texas’s electric grid. It was enlightening to hear from industry and policy experts about what has happened in the wake of the blackouts, and what the future of ERCOT and other electric grids across the United States will look like.
According to BloombergNEF, around 240 GW of new PV capacity could be deployed in 2023.
On the afternoon of Tuesday, September 22nd, Tesla held a virtual meeting of shareholders and combined it with Battery Day to announce innovations with their battery cell technology. Battery Day was supposed to be last March but was delayed due to COVID-19. The event was broken up into three main segments: Proxy Vote, Annual Shareholder Presentation, and finally Battery Day.
Solar panels are going cheap at the moment. You might want to take advantage before the great Covid-19 sale comes to an end.
Breiter Planet Properties President Andrew Breiter-Wu discusses various Green New Deal proposals and how they could solve problems presented by COVID-19.
Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts, and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York introduced a Green New Deal Resolution in February 2019 to address the existential crisis that climate change poses.
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