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This Week in Cleantech (2/16/24) — Virtual power plants still working out the kinks Factor This!

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This Week in Cleantech is a new, weekly podcast covering the most impactful stories in cleantech and climate in 15 minutes or less. Produced by Renewable Energy World and Tigercomm, This Week in Cleantech will air every Friday in the Factor This! podcast feed wherever you get your podcasts.

This week’s episode features Latitude Media founding reporter Maeve Allsup, who covered some of the challenges facing one of the first virtual power plants deployed in the U.S.

This Week in Cleantech - Feb. 16, 2024

This week’s “Cleantecher of the Week” is world-renowned Climate Scientist Michael Mann.

1. This Arctic Circle Town Expected a Green Energy Boom. Then Came Bidenomics. — New York Times
2. California could make — or break — the Western grid — E&E News
3. The world is reducing its reliance on fossil fuels – except for in three key sectors — The Guardian
4. Fervo Energy Is Quickly Making Geothermal Cheaper — Heatmap News
5. Under the hood of PG&E's summer VPP pilot with Sunrun — Latitude Media

Watch the full episode on YouTube

Help make This Week in Cleantech the best it can be. Send feedback and story recommendations to rew@clarionevents.com. And don’t forget to leave a rating and review wherever you get your podcasts.
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This Week in Cleantech is a new, weekly podcast covering the most impactful stories in cleantech and climate in 15 minutes or less. Produced by Renewable Energy World and Tigercomm, This Week in Cleantech will air every Friday in the Factor This! podcast feed wherever you get your podcasts.

This week’s episode features Latitude Media founding reporter Maeve Allsup, who covered some of the challenges facing one of the first virtual power plants deployed in the U.S.

This Week in Cleantech - Feb. 16, 2024

This week’s “Cleantecher of the Week” is world-renowned Climate Scientist Michael Mann.

1. This Arctic Circle Town Expected a Green Energy Boom. Then Came Bidenomics. — New York Times
2. California could make — or break — the Western grid — E&E News
3. The world is reducing its reliance on fossil fuels – except for in three key sectors — The Guardian
4. Fervo Energy Is Quickly Making Geothermal Cheaper — Heatmap News
5. Under the hood of PG&E's summer VPP pilot with Sunrun — Latitude Media

Watch the full episode on YouTube

Help make This Week in Cleantech the best it can be. Send feedback and story recommendations to rew@clarionevents.com. And don’t forget to leave a rating and review wherever you get your podcasts.
Registration is LIVE for GridTECH Connect Forum - California. Join us in Newport Beach June 24-26 for the interconnection event. We're bringing together utilities, developers, and regulators to take on one of the biggest challenges facing the energy transition. Click here to save 10% on your ticket.  Join partners from PG&E, CAISO,  ENGIE, AES, and more.

18 min