Squeezing more power from the fuel used to generate it is an ongoing battle for all power generators.
The U.S. Energy Department has announced a new concentrating solar power project led by the Sacramento Municipal Utility District that will integrate CSP technology with SMUD’s 500-MW natural gas-fired Cosumnes Power Plant
The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) will receive more than $5 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for projects that are part of the SunShot Initiative.
John Di Stasio, general manager and chief executive officer of the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD), announced his retirement effective in 2014.
Alternative Energy Systems Consulting Inc. (AESC) was picked by the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) to evaluate energy efficiency savings and demand reduction.
For the sixth year in a row, the U.S. Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) has ranked utilities across the nation in terms of how much solar energy they have incorporated into their user base.
Recurrent Energy said commercial operations started at the last of four solar photovoltaic projects in Sacramento, Calif.
Satcon Technology Corp., A123 Systems, Renewable Energy Services, and the Sacramento Municipal Utility District were selected by the California Energy Commission to receive a $2 million grant to develop and demonstrate methods to reduce the effects of renewable power intermittency.
Recurrent Energy, a North American solar project developer, announced that three of its solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in Sacramento County, Calif. have achieved commercial operation.