Archive for clean-energy – Page 7

U.S. Renewables Have Come A Long Way Over The Past Decade

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 26, 2017

A new Environment America report offers some stats highlighting the rapid rise of solar, wind and other clean energy technologies in the U.S.

Ideal Power To Help Deploy Commercial Solar+Storage Project In Texas

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 26, 2017

Ideal Power Inc., a power conversion technology company, and W Energies Solar One, a streamlined solar energy provider, have partnered to develop one of the first commercial solar-plus-storage energy projects in North Texas. The project, which will include grid resiliency [Read More]

Darn It! Inc. Taps Beaumont Solar To Nearly Double Rooftop Array

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 26, 2017

Beaumont Solar, a full-service solar developer and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company, and Darn It! Inc., a family-operated distribution and refurbishment business located in New Bedford, Mass., have partnered once again on a successful solar installation. Back in 2011, [Read More]

Federal Court Dismisses Challenge To New York’s Clean Energy Standard

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 26, 2017

A federal court says that New York’s plan to advance clean energy and reduce climate pollution is constitutional, according to the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). On Tuesday, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York dismissed a [Read More]

S.C. Utility Reaches Customer-Scale Solar Power Milestone

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 26, 2017

South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. (SCE&G) has announced its customers are producing 43 MW of electricity from their own solar generating systems – that’s more than 1% of the five-year retail peak demand on SCE&G’s system, exceeding the goal [Read More]

New Hampshire Halts Renewable Energy Rebate Programs

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 26, 2017

Citing budget constraints and an influx of waitlisted applications, New Hampshire’s Public Utilities Commission (PUC) recently announced the temporary closure of the state’s Residential Solar and Wind Rebate Program and Commercial and Industrial Solar Rebate Program. According to the regulator, [Read More]

Cypress Creek Renewables Secures $450M Investment

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 26, 2017

Cypress Creek Renewables, an integrated renewable energy firm, has secured a $450 million facility from a consortium of investors including Temasek, an investment company headquartered in Singapore. Cypress Creek says it will use the proceeds to support its ongoing development, [Read More]

Groups Rally Against Solar Trade Case With New Coalition

Joseph Bebon
Written by Joseph Bebon on July 25, 2017

The Energy Trade Action Coalition already includes various groups and companies and claims it will “fight the misuse of trade remedies.”

JinkoSolar Supplies Two Utility-Scale Projects In Virginia

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 25, 2017

China-based module manufacturer JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. has announced that it supplied 30 MW AC of PV modules for two solar projects in Virginia to Hecate Energy, a developer, owner and operator of power plants. JinkoSolar says its high-efficiency modules [Read More]

Lux Forecasts Cumulative PV Installations Will Double By 2021 

Posted by Joseph Bebon on July 25, 2017

Solar photovoltaic (PV) installations saw a surge in global deployment and reached 75 GW in 2016, a 49% year-over-year growth, according to a new report from Lux Research. Looking ahead, the report forecasts demand growth will steady, with PV slated [Read More]