SunRISE Challenge Seeks Applicants To Help Lower Solar LCOE

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SI Staff on Feb 11, 2016

In partnership with Royal DSM and Greentown Labs, Fraunhofer TechBridge is now accepting applications for the SunRISE TechBridge Challenge. The challenge is seeking innovations in materials and technologies that will enable the reduction of the levelized cost of energy (LCOE) [Read More]

Nautilus And Enphase Partner On Asset Management Services

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SI Staff on Feb 10, 2016

Nautilus Solar Energy, a full-service solar solutions provider in the U.S. and Canada, and global energy technology company Enphase Energy Inc. have partnered to provide combined asset management services to distributed generation (DG) customers in the U.S. Nautilus Solar says [Read More]

SEIA Releases Form To Simplify Solar Leasing For Consumers

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SI Staff on Feb 09, 2016

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has announced it is making the SEIA Residential Lease Disclosure form available to all companies to help consumers better understand the terms and costs of their solar leases. The form is also designed to [Read More]

Ygrene And Solar Roof Dynamics Partner On PACE Financing In California

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SI Staff on Feb 05, 2016

Ygrene Energy Fund Inc., a multi-state provider of property-assessed clean energy (PACE) financing, has announced a strategic partnership with Solar Roof Dynamics LLC, a distributor of solar solutions for California’s roofing industry. Leveraging Ygrene’s PACE financing model, YgreneWorks, Solar Roof [Read More]

Massachusetts Backs Early-Stage Clean Energy Companies

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SI Staff on Feb 04, 2016

Massachusetts Clean Energy Center’s (MassCEC) interim CEO, Stephen Pike, has announced $250,000 in funding for five early-stage cleantech companies. Under its new AccelerateMass program, MassCEC will help new graduates of business accelerator programs develop new technologies and business plans, as [Read More]

Locus Energy Monitors More Than 2 GW Of U.S. Solar Capacity

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SI Staff on Feb 03, 2016

Locus Energy, a New Jersey-based performance monitoring and data analytics platform provider for the solar photovoltaic (PV) market in the residential, commercial and utility sectors, says its solar monitoring fleet has surpassed 2 GW of solar capacity in the U.S. [Read More]

Wunder Capital Offers Commercial Solar Bridge Loans

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SI Staff on Feb 02, 2016

Colorado-based Wunder Capital recently launched its second financing product for commercial solar PV projects, Wunder Bridge Loans. According to the company, Wunder Bridge Loans are designed for solar professionals in need of working capital for project-development activities and serve as [Read More]

New York Aims To Bring Clean Energy Businesses To State’s Southern Tier

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SI Staff on Feb 02, 2016

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., says the 76West competition, administered by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, is now accepting applications for clean energy businesses to locate or create jobs in New York’s 11-county Southern Tier. According [Read More]

Hanwha Q Cells Supplies 50 MW Of Solar Modules To Adani Group Of India

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SI Staff on Feb 01, 2016

Hanwha Q Cells Co. Ltd., a global manufacturer of high-efficiency photovoltaic solar modules, has signed a 50 MW module supply contract with Adani Group of India to power the province of Tamil Nadu. According to Hanwha, this is the second [Read More]

Fronius Announces Training Opportunities For Its Solar Inverters

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SI Staff on Jan 29, 2016

Fronius USA, a solar string inverter manufacturer, has announced its Fronius Service Provider (FSP) program training opportunities and new online webinars available to individuals interested in learning more about its solar products. The FSP program is a NABCEP-certified, in-person training [Read More]