Latest News for: Salt energy


Malta’s energy storage tech to stabilize electricity grids reliant on renewables gets $50 million

Crunch 24 Feb 2021
In a 2017 paper, Laughlin proposed a system that used a thermal heat-pump tapping super-cold cryogenic storage fluids and superheated molten salt to store energy ... Malta is far from the only company developing long-duration storage to solve the variable power production problem caused by the build out of renewable energy.

Now, drones to help map nation’s resources

The Times of India 24 Feb 2021
KOLKATA ... Even as the organisation plans to use drones for large-scale village-level mapping, it has already conducted a pilot study on resource-mapping in urban areas and is willing to help both and Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation to map the potential for rooftop solar energy and greenery in Kolkata, Salt Lake and ... Download ... Kolkata. City. .

How to boil water – yes, really

The Spokesman-Review 23 Feb 2021
When you add heat to the equation, that energy revs up the water molecules ... In “Salt Fat Acid Heat,” Samin Nosrat says the definition of a simmer can vary from 180 to 205 F ... Adding salt to water actually raises the boiling point, McGee says, because it competes with the water molecules for the absorption of energy.

Campaign contributions, including from a Utah operator, preceded creation of federal uranium stockpile

The Salt Lake Tribune 22 Feb 2021
Additionally, a Salt Lake Tribune analysis of campaign contributions from executives and board members at Energy Fuels found a series of donations over the past five years targeted to some of the biggest allies of the uranium industry, mostly conservative members of Congress.

Sand may be the answer to storing solar energy

The National 19 Feb 2021
In concentrated solar power (CSP) plants, molten salts have been the material of choice to store solar energy since the 1980s. The molten salt system uses concentrated solar energy to heat up nitrate salts and then, when solar energy is not available, using that heat to create steam to generate electricity from a turbine.

Mexico could develop gas storage capacity to prevent Texas supply

Petroleum World 17 Feb 2021
The Pena Nieto administration, which was in favor of foreign direct investment in Mexico's energy sector, had considered a floating regasification unit in the port of Pajaritos and an underground gas storage facility using a depleted salt cavern, said Victor Ramirez Cabrera, a former advisor on energy to the Mexican Senate, on Feb.

WNDR Alpine Receives B Corp Certification

Daily Freeman 16 Feb 2021
... roughly two pounds (0.9 kilograms) of landfill input per ski relative to traditional ski building techniques.100% renewable energy at Checkerspot’s Salt Lake City Design Lab, through Rocky Mountain Power’s Subscriber Solar Program and Dominion Energy’s GreenTherm Program.

Week 4 at Capitol: Emotional visit from Paris Hilton, transgender athletes, police reform, air quality ...

Deseret News 14 Feb 2021
Ray Ward, R-Bountiful, wants the state to set a new energy efficiency goal. Utah currently seeks to reach 20% renewable energy by 2025. The bill would set a goal of 50% renewable energy by 2030 ... Joel Briscoe, D-Salt Lake City, is sponsoring HB263 , which would create a clean energy fund to help at-risk communities adopt energy efficiencies.

Will this Utah proposal quash lawsuits from victims of data breaches?

Deseret News 14 Feb 2021
The business-friendly proposal is drawing support from industry groups as well as the Salt Lake Chamber ... Susan Pulsipher, R-South Jordan, discusses HB72 with members of the House Public Utilities, Energy and Technology Standing Committee at the State Office Building in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Feb.

4 Penny Stocks To Add To Next Week’s Watch List

PennyStocks 13 Feb 2021
LKCO)NGL Energy Partners LP (NYSE ... This company made a large announcement that it had entered into a partnership with Beijing New Energy Automobile to work on the production of autonomous vehicles ... NGL Energy Partners LP. If you’re looking for an interesting energy penny stock, NGL Energy Partners could be worth watching.

Judge: Trump’s lifting of mining ban in Oregon, U.S. West was wrong

The Oregonian 13 Feb 2021
BILLINGS, Mont ... U.S ... Winmill said the 2017 cancellation was arbitrary. He ordered the U.S ... Mine just south of Oregon-Nevada line may boost Joe Biden’s energy plan. One of the keys to President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion clean energy plan could be a mineral that lies in a salt flat above a prehistoric volcano just south of the Oregon-Nevada line ... .

Montana cities working with NorthWestern Energy on clean power options

Billings Gazette 12 Feb 2021
The plan was developed by the City of Missoula, Missoula County, the City of Bozeman and the City of Helena in partnership with NorthWestern Energy ... The interlocal agreement states that the four governments will divide up the cost of hiring a consultant, Energy Strategies of Salt Lake City, to inform the development of a green tariff program.