Image Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls
A second full moon for the month of July is seen next to the dome of the U.S. Capitol on Friday, July 31, 2015 in Washington. In recent years, people have been using the name Blue Moon for the second of two full moons in a single calendar month. An older definition of Blue Moon is that it’s the third of four full moons in a single season.
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This is the week that was in Smart Energy News
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Amgraph Packaging, Longtime Enviro Advocate, Chooses Doosan as Fuel Cell Supplier
Amgraph Packaging, Longtime Enviro Advocate, Chooses Doosan as Fuel Cell Supplier (Renewable); Parker’s Energy Transfer Systems will Connect Energy from Alevo’s Battery Modules as Part of Large-Scale 200 Megawatt System (Renewable); KACO Energy Storage Systems to Use Ideal Power's Power Conversion Systems (Renewable); Plug Power Acquires 'HyPulsion' Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Business in Europe for $11.47 Million (Renewable); General Electric Plans to Become a "Sizable" Player in Energy Storage (Renewable); FuelCell Energy Project Development Agreement With E.ON Connecting Energies (Smart Grid)
More Americans Shopping for Electricity: At least seventeen million residential consumers (forty-three percent of those eligible) and most large business consumers (eighty percent of eligible consumption) have exercised their right to choose
Texas is the leader in competitive retail electric markets for the eighth consecutive year
Abaccus Highlights the Value of Shopping for Electricity (Utility News)
DOD's investment in alternative fuels: GAO reviewed the extent to which DOD has purchased alternative fuels, and has demonstrated these fuels can meet its safety, performance, and reliability standards
DOD's Investments in Alternative Fuels (Renewable); National Security Implications of Climate-Related Risks (Renewables)
Excelerate gets greenlight from FERC: The proposed Aguirre Offshore GasPort Project ("Project") is located offshore Puerto Rico.