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TerraForm Power Names New Independent Director

Posted by Joseph Bebon on February 17, 2017

TerraForm Power Inc., an owner/operator of clean energy projects and yieldco of bankrupt renewables firm SunEdison, has appointed Christian S. Fong an independent director of its board. In conjunction with Fong’s election, Gregory Scallen and David Ringhofer have both resigned [Read More]

1366 Technologies Develops ‘Three-Dimensional’ Solar Wafer

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 17, 2016

Massachusetts-based start-up 1366 Technologies says its proprietary Direct Wafer process has demonstrated the ability to grow a so-called “three dimensional” wafer, a thin silicon wafer with a thick border – an advancement the company claims is impossible with conventional ingot-based [Read More]

Affordable-Housing Developer To Add Solar Across Entire Portfolio

Posted by Joseph Bebon on June 29, 2016

Mercy Housing Inc., a Colorado-based nonprofit affordable-housing developer, is launching a partnership with Los Angeles-based solar firm Promise Energy Inc. to increase solar energy nationwide. The program involves installing 3 MW or more of new solar capacity across Mercy Housing’s [Read More]

Retail Giant Macy’s Highlights Commitment To Solar Power

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 22, 2016

Macy’s Inc. and SunPower Corp. are celebrating a decade-long partnership between the two companies that has resulted in SunPower systems installed at or planned for 71 Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s locations in 10 states, totaling approximately 39 MW. Fifty SunPower systems [Read More]

Global Clean Energy Investment Drops In First Quarter

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 19, 2016

Global clean energy investment in the first quarter of this year (Q1’16) was $53.1 billion, down 22% from $68.1 billion in Q4’15 and 12% below the $60.5 billion recorded in the equivalent quarter a year ago, according to a new [Read More]