Put it all on Green - Las Vegas going 100% renewable
Las Vegas is aiming to be the first sizeable American city to run 100% of its city operations on renewable energy. Las Vegas is home to nearly 614,000 people and is known worldwide for its bright lights and being open 24/7.
This is a huge step forward prior to this week's COP - the Climate Change Conference held in Paris, France. This bold decision shows that it is entirely possible to achieve running city operations using renewable only energy.
Vegas currently gets a portion of its energy needs from renewables though NV Energy. The added boost needed will come though 100 MW Boulder City solar farm that is still under development.
3megawatt has been named as a finalist for the Digital Energy Innovation Award 2018. The award recognizes and rewards the best startups that provide unique solutions to shape the digital energy transition.
The award is hosted by the Fraunhofer Institute, the leading organization for applied research in Europe. The finalists will present their digital energy products and solutions during the Innovation Forum. The startups operate in various digitalization areas such as artificial intelligence, predictive analytics, robotics, cloud computing, platforms and blockchain.
The SPVs or project companies that own the operational solar assets will enter into multiple contracts. It can be difficult to manage all associated documents and compliance obligations. Learn how these 3 easy steps can help you stay successful in managing your solar contracts.
If you haven’t already automated your asset management process, you may be wasting incredible amounts of administrative time. Time costs business money too which means your spending more money than you need to on processes that aren’t automated.
An asset manager wears many hats every day. With such diverse responsibilities, it pays off to organize and automate routine tasks. We see that employees can often handle twice as many projects with the software supporting them. So no need for finding qualified new hires to support your growth.
The responsibilities of asset management go further than monitoring and maintaining the physical asset alone. Asset management includes accounting, cash management, regulatory, contract compliance, investor and bank reporting. With increased pressure on driving down costs, optimizing each of these aspects is becoming increasingly more important.
3megawatt announces a major upgrade to BluePoint, the market leading software solution for solar and wind asset management with 25GW managed in 35 countries. 3megawatt will be demonstrating BluePoint 5 at Solar Power International in Anaheim and Wind Energy Hamburg.
Although renewable energy asset management software has many benefits, it’s not necessarily a required tool for every company. So if you’re still wondering whether or not it would be worth the investment for you, this article will help you make the decision.
Solar and Wind asset managers have growing responsibilities as the renewable energy industry matures. We’ve outlined how asset management can be defined and some tips for emerging markets like Latin America.
Compliance obligations are designed to keep your wind and solar projects on track. Setting up an accountable process for your tasks is a top priority for successful companies. These 10 steps will guide you through compliance management best practices that we want to share from working closely with a diverse set of asset management professionals.
A community solar project provides a unique model to distribute renewable energy with the cooperation of community organizers, public offices, and energy providers to benefit from a new way to drive solar energy projects. Learn some tips for managing the complexities of your community solar project.