High schools install car-charging stations

The Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District announced this week that two 240-volt car-charging stations have been installed at both Mountain View and Los Altos high schools, according to a district press release. The chargers and…

SunEdison, Green Charge Networks delivers solar, energy storage system

SunEdison and Green Charge Networks have teamed up to deliver a solar plus energy storage system to Silicon Valley Power. Silicon Valley Power is the municipal utility serving the City of Santa Clara. By combining the benefits of solar and energy…

Solar Plus Energy Storage, SunEdison and Green Charge Networks Partnership

SunEdison, Inc., the world’s largest renewable energy development company, and Green Charge Networks, the largest provider of commercial energy storage in the U.S., have teamed up to deliver a solar plus storage system. This partnership…

SunEdison Extends Solar-Storage Ambitions With Green Charge Networks

On Wednesday the solar and wind power developer revealed its plans for California, arguably the world’s biggest opportunity for energy storage, via a partnership with behind-the-meter battery startup Green Charge Networks. Under the strategic…

SunEdison and Green Charge Networks Team Up To Deliver Additional Electricity Savings With Solar Plus Energy Storage Offering

Silicon Valley Power is the First Joint Customer of the New Strategic Partnership California Commercial and Municipal Customers Can Save Even More with Zero Upfront Costs BELMONT, Calif. (June 24, 2015) – SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE),…

California’s Mountain View Los Altos High School District Becomes the First US High School District to Combine Intelligent Energy Storage and EV Charging

Retiring Superintendent Dr. Barry Groves Honored for Vision, Direction and Foresight at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Mountain View, Calif. (June 23, 2015) – California’s Mountain View Los Altos High School District (MVLA) today became the first…

New Life for Old Electric Vehicle Batteries

The batteries that power electric vehicles like the Nissan Leaf and Chevy Volt still have as much as 80 percent of their storage capacity when they're replaced, and figuring out what to do with them has been a headache for manufacturers These…

Old Nissan LEAF Batteries Will Store Electricity For Businesses

It is the very nature of a battery that, over time, the capacity to store electricity begins to degrade. After an electric vehicle battery has lost about 30% of its total capacity, it’s generally deemed unfit for continued use in a car and…

Nissan Enters the Energy Storage Market

Nissan announced it will deploy second-life vehicle batteries for commercial energy storage markets through partner Green Charge Networks; the first system is set to be placed this summer at a Nissan facility to offset demand charges.

G.M. and Nissan Reusing Old Electric Car Batteries

For years, automakers have looked for ways to reuse the batteries from electric cars, which retain significant storage capacity even after they are no longer useful for transport. Now, those efforts are beginning to bear fruit. On Monday, Nissan…