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A Jefferson County District Court judge has granted Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman’s motion for a preliminary injunction against Guaranteed Solar LLC. The AG alleges that the Lakewood, Colo.-based company sold solar energy systems to residential consumers and then [Read More]


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The drama in Nevada continues. Major utility company NV Energy has requested that the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) reconsider its December 2016 decision to restore retail net energy metering (NEM) in Northern Nevada. Led by a new chairman, [Read More]


Changes in America’s energy profile are affecting national employment in key sectors of the economy, explains a new report from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). In particular, wind and solar added 25,000 and 73,000 new jobs in the country, [Read More]

The California Independent System Operator (CAISO) has posted results of tests conducted on a large solar plant, findings that the grid operator says could lead to better management and reliability of a grid at the vanguard of renewable energy integration. [Read More]


 


As part of his 2017 State of the State goals, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., has announced $360 million in awards for 11 large-scale renewable energy projects throughout New York. According to the New York State Energy Research and Development [Read More]

Although the concrete data for the final months of last year isn’t in yet, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) says it expects renewable generation capacity to have accounted for most of the 2016 capacity additions in the country. In [Read More]


Total global corporate funding in the solar sector, including private equity/venture capital (VC), debt financing, and public market financing raised by public companies, dropped 64% year-over-year in 2016, according to Mercom Capital Group. In a new report, the clean energy [Read More]

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Projects & Contracts

Massachusetts-based Brandeis University has invested in an off-campus solar project that is designed to directly cut the university’s electricity costs and expected to save Brandeis up to $2 million. The university has teamed up with Competitive Energy Services, Kenyon Energy, [Read More]

Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL) has announced the recent completion of three large solar projects, as well as plans to build more solar this year. FPL says it officially connected three new 74.5 MW universal solar projects – the [Read More]

Duke Energy Florida has announced plans to build a new solar project on 70 acres near Live Oak, Fla., just east of the existing Suwannee River Power Plant. The new Suwannee Solar Facility will produce 8.8 MW of carbon-free energy, [Read More]

In partnership with Massachusetts-based installer Solect Energy, Accardi Foods, a specialty food distributor, has added a 446 kW solar array on the roof of its 75,000-square-foot warehouse and office facility in Medford, Mass. “We were thrilled to partner with Solect [Read More]

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