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U.S. Reps Launch Advanced Energy Storage Caucus

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 09, 2017

U.S. Reps. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., and Mark Takano, D-Calif., have launched the Advanced Energy Storage Caucus in Congress. The two lawmakers created a similar Battery Energy Storage Caucus in 2015, and this latest endeavor builds on that effort with an [Read More]

Panasonic Offers 25-Year Product Workmanship Warranty For HIT Module

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 09, 2017

Panasonic Eco Solutions North America has announced a new 25-year product workmanship warranty on its HIT photovoltaic module. The company says this represents a big step forward in guaranteeing the long-term viability of its HIT product and is one of [Read More]

‘Open For Solar Business’: Dozens Of U.S. Communities Are Cutting Red Tape

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 08, 2017

The government-funded SolSmart program has added to its list of leading cities and counties that are working to lower barriers to solar development.

Soltage And Basalt Announce Nine-Project Portfolio In N.C.

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 08, 2017

Renewable energy company Soltage LLC and Basalt Infrastructure Partners LLP have closed an investment in a nine-project, 57 MW solar project portfolio across the state of North Carolina. This is the second portfolio investment announced under a $140 million equity [Read More]

Going Solar Was ‘An Easy Decision’ For Massachusetts Printer

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 08, 2017

Massachusetts-based custom printing company TigerPress and New York-based EnterSolar have announced the completion of a 654 kW solar installation at TigerPress’ East Longmeadow, Mass., facility. The rooftop solar installation, designed and implemented by EnterSolar, will generate more than 65% of [Read More]

Minnesota Experiences ‘Dramatic’ Solar Growth

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 08, 2017

On a bright, sunny Minnesota spring day, with solar panels in the background, Minnesota Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman announced that the state is enjoying dramatic growth in solar power, adding nearly as much new solar capacity in just the first [Read More]

Arkados Closes $15M Acquisition Of SolBright Renewable Energy

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 08, 2017

Arkados Group Inc., a software developer and system integrator enabling Internet of Things (IoT) applications for commercial and industrial customers, has closed its previously announced acquisition of SolBright Renewable Energy LLC, a solar energy design and development company based in [Read More]

Indiana Power Agency Cuts Ribbon On 5 MW Solar Park

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 05, 2017

Surrounded by local school children on Tuesday, officials from the City of Anderson, Ind., and the Indiana Municipal Power Agency (IMPA) cut the ribbon on the Anderson 1 Solar Park. The 5 MW solar project is the 13th such facility [Read More]

Dominion Acquiring 79 MW Solar Project From Cypress

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 05, 2017

Virginia-based energy company Dominion has announced plans to purchase a 79 MW solar energy facility under construction in Anson County, N.C., from Cypress Creek Renewables LLC. “Dominion is pleased to expand its solar power portfolio in North Carolina,” says Paul [Read More]

Sen. Wyden Introduces Clean Energy Bill To Streamline Tax Credits

Posted by Joseph Bebon on May 05, 2017

U.S. Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden, D-Ore., has introduced a bill to overhaul and streamline the current system for federal energy tax credits. According to Wyden, the proposed Clean Energy for America Act includes technology-neutral tax credits for [Read More]