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Principal, NorthBridge Energy Partners, LLC

Peter Kelly-Detwiler has nearly 30 years of experience in the area of electric energy, retail power, and distributed energy assets. Mr. Kelly-Detwiler provides strategic expertise in the areas of...

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  • Aug 6, 2021

1) KORE Power to construct first li-ion manufacturing facility, w/up to 12 GWh of annual production. Construction by the end of yr, w/actual production to start Q2 2023. 

2) Today, only 5 companies (AESC, LG Chem, Panasonic, Samsung, & SK innovation) supply US electric EV OEMs. Panasonic the clear winner, at 74% of total.

3) Redwood Materials raises another $700 mn to triple capacity of recycling plant in Carson city, Nevada, and add 500 employees. 

4) Tesla's solar tiles to be installed in 1,000+ home new development in Austin area. Powerwalls and EV chargers, too.  

5) Utility coalition for fast charging expands to 14 utilities in 29 states and DC, serving 60 million customers. 

6) Xcel Energy announced last week it will cut emissions by 85% betw now and 2030. Also planning on up to 10 GW of renewables in MN and CO. 

7) Anschutz Corporation almost competed with permitting 732 mile, 3,000 MW TransWest Express high-voltage power line to bring wind energy from Southern Wyoming to load pockets, including Los Angeles and Phoenix (20,000 GWh/year, roughly equivalent roughly to 3/4 of LA's total annual electricity use). #renewables #pkaydee #theenergyswitch#energytransition #sustainability

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Matt Chester on Aug 6, 2021

Always appreciate your summaries and insights, Peter!

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Peter Kelly-Detwiler on Aug 11, 2021

Thank you.  BTW - I did not see hydrogen as a subcategory to highlight.  Am I missing something? If not, perhaps it's time?

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Matt Chester on Aug 11, 2021

Thanks Peter-- we've had requests for it and have taken the suggestion under advisement. Stay tuned!

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Thank Peter for the Post!
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