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What is “Grid Scale” Storage?

Utility Dive: Ask people how they segment the energy storage industry, and you’ll often hear them divide it between customer-sited or behind-the-meter storage and “utility-“or “grid-scale storage.” But if you then ask them what they mean by “utility-scale,” you can’t…

Hagibis Drowns Japan

My next video will be about how climate change is weaponizing tropical cyclones. For now.. Washington Post: Typhoon Hagibis proved to be extraordinarily devastating for northern Japan when it struck this weekend, unleashing more than three feet of rain in…

Hydrogen Economy Rising Again

After a brief flurry of interest 20 years ago, hydrogen as an energy carrier has been somewhat eclipsed by the rise of solar and wind renewable energies. However, now that renewables are booming, carbon free hydrogen production is a viable…

Hagibis Pounding Japan: Direct Hit on Tokyo

Heavy Rain Emergency WARNING issued.#Hagibis #Typhoonhttps://t.co/xZHPRNU5fb pic.twitter.com/F3Hr5hARt6 — NHK WORLD News (@NHKWORLD_News) October 12, 2019 Typhoon #Hagibis made a direct hit on Tokyo, together with landslides, floods and an earthquake-Most powerful storm for 60+ years-Millions evacuating-500mm of rain to fall…

Even Texas Waking up to Climate Change

Above, in a 2014 interview, Katharine Hayhoe expresses chagrin at the state of climate denial in Texas. That’s changing, perhaps in response to repeated, crushing natural disasters. Grist: Does Texas, the metaphorical oil tank of the American petroleum operation, care…

Take the Climate Blog Survey

I’m participating in a survey of climate blogs conducted by Cambridge University and Wageningen University, which should take about 12 minutes to complete. I invite any and all readers to participate as well. Details below. ——————————- Please share your views…