Greening the Islands Foundation

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March 27, 2024

Two critical studies highlight growing demand and significant economic benefits of deploying LDES, a key solution for islands.

The year 2023 offered exciting updates, analyses, and case studies for LDES’ (long duration energy storage) role in the renewable energy marketplace. While countries faced some of their highest temperatures on record, developing economies continue to pave the way towards more ambitious climate goals. LDES technologies remain an optimal and low-cost solution for industrial decarbonization. …

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How to achieve massive integration of solar energy in island grids: Join TwInSolar’s upcoming online workshop

Organised jointly by the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and the University of La Reunion in the framework of the TwInSolar project, a technical and scientific workshop will address the topic of “Modelling individual components and a whole energy system, which integrates a large share of variable renewables”.   On April 8th (13.00-17.00 Reunion Time …

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La Gomera and Airborne Wind Europe Kick-off EU Airborne Wind Energy Centre of Excellence

The Cabildo of La Gomera, in collaboration with Airborne Wind Europe (AWEU), CT Ingenieros and Proexca, are pioneering an innovative venture with the aim to provide advancing electricity generation through Airborne Wind Energy technology. This initiative marks a significant step forward in the island’s pursuit of sustainable development and economic growth.   A protocol was …

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