The Department of Defense (DOD) is at the genesis of large-scale integration of plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) into its non-tactical ground fleet as part of federal government efforts toward expanding usage of alternative fuel vehicles. Read the full story here.
Archive for June, 2011
When electric vehicles merely trickle into the market and utilities move at a snail’s pace when it comes to buying grid-tied batteries, where can an energy storage developer turn?: the somewhat generic, but decidely non-power-grid-connected “off grid market.” That’s according to a report put out this morning from Lux Research. Read the full story here.
Pretty much any time we talk about the transition to clean, renewable energy systems, we talk about the biggest hurdle: storage. The sun doesn’t shine at night, and wind is intermittent. That puts these sources at a distinct disadvantage to fossil fuel power sources, which are great at one thing—providing a known amount of power on demand. Read the full story here.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Thousands of combat deaths and rising fuel prices helped push the military to outline a broad energy strategy Tuesday aimed at moving away from fossil fuels. Over 3,000 American soldiers or contractors were killed in fuel supply convoys between 2003 and 2007 in Iraq and Afghanistan, officials said. Read the full story here.
Rochester, NY, June 20, 2011 — Arista Power, Inc. (“Arista Power” or the “Company”) (OTCBB: ASPW.OB), a developer and manufacturer of wind turbines, renewable energy power storage and management systems, and a supplier of solar energy systems, announced today that it will present on July 14, 2011 at the upcoming Storage Week 2011, a premier international market development hub for energy storage.
Mark Matthews, Arista Power’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing, said, “We are excited to be part of this innovative conference that has been sold out for the past three events. (more…)
Rochester, NY, June 10, 2011 — Arista Power, Inc. (“Arista Power” or the “Company”) (OTCBB: ASPW.OB), a developer and manufacturer of wind turbines and renewable energy power storage and management systems and a supplier of solar energy systems, announced today that it has received an order from Sentry Group for a Power on Demand renewable energy storage and management system.
Headquartered in Rochester, New York, Sentry Group is the manufacturer and world’s largest producer of fire-resistant safes, chests, files, security storage containers and gun safes. (more…)