Measure, a provider of drone services for enterprise customers, has launched a new suite of inspection solutions specifically for solar plant maintenance. The Drone as a Service company, based out of Washington, D.C., says the new turnkey solutions enable solar [Read More]
For the first time, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), monthly electricity generation from wind and solar (including utility-scale plants and small-scale systems) has exceeded 10% of total U.S. electricity generation. Citing March data for its Electric Power [Read More]
A bill that seeks to accelerate the state’s renewable portfolio standard (RPS) by five years, as well as establish an ultimate target of 100% renewables, has been proposed in California. S.B.584 was introduced on Feb. 17 by State Sen. Kevin [Read More]
SPI Solar Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of SPI Energy Co. Ltd., has completed a 700 kW rooftop solar project at the home of the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Sacramento Kings. Built with AES Distributed Energy Inc., a subsidiary of [Read More]
On Sept. 9 – just days before the World Trade Organization (WTO) was expected to release its final ruling in a case the U.S. launched against India’s commonsense solar energy initiative – India filed a complaint to the WTO against [Read More]
Enphase Energy Inc. has unveiled its Enphase home energy solution with IQ, which combines solar, storage and energy management. The solution features the company’s sixth-generation Enphase IQ micro-inverter system, integrates with upcoming AC modules from LG and SolarWorld, and offers [Read More]
Enphase Energy Inc. has announced the resignation of its vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), Kris Sennesael, as well as appointed a replacement, Bert Garcia. Enphase says Sennesael has resigned to pursue other career opportunities. Garcia, currently Enphase’s vice [Read More]
By creating a multistate, regional electric market, California could reach its 50% renewable energy goal and save consumers up to $1.5 billion by 2030, according to newly released findings from the California Independent System Operator (CAISO). The studies, conducted on [Read More]
The proposed incentives would be modeled on solar’s current investment tax credits, according to the bill’s author, Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M.
The solar industry should work to discard end-of-life panels in a way that is good for both the planet and the bottom line.