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Betsy Lillian

Betsy Lillian
Betsy Lillian is an associate editor of North American Windpower and Solar Industry magazine. She also serves as the editor of sister publication Unmanned Aerial Online and has been with Zackin Publications since 2012.
solar education

Fourth Annual Solar Education Week Kicks Off Across The Country

In the week leading to Earth Day, clean energy organizations and advocates are sparking a national conversation about solar through the fourth annual “Solar...

Walmart Plans More Solar, Wind On Path To 50% Renewables

Moving closer to its 2025 goal of being supplied globally with 50% renewable energy, Walmart plans to more than double the amount of renewable energy...

EnSync Energy Announces PPA Sale For Honolulu Solar

EnSync Inc., dba EnSync Energy Systems, has announced the sale of a 20-year solar power purchase agreement (PPA) with Hawaii Pacific University (HPU) to...

Feds Seek Input On Solar Leasing Area Near Vegas

The Las Vegas Field Office of the U.S. Department of the Interior's Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is seeking public comments on a proposed...
solar target

SEIA Reveals America’s Top Corporate Solar Adopters

America’s top companies are investing in solar in record amounts, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association’s (SEIA) new "Solar Means Business 2017" report,...
las vegas

100 MW Solar Project To Power MGM Properties On Las Vegas Strip

MGM Resorts International and Chicago-based Invenergy have partnered on a 100 MW solar photovoltaic project that will be located 25 miles north of Las...

Major M&A Action: SunPower Buying SolarWorld Americas

SunPower has announced it is acquiring 100% of SolarWorld Americas, setting in motion what SunPower calls "a new chapter in American solar panel manufacturing." Hillsboro, Ore.-based...

Berkeley Lab Analyzes Income Trends Of Residential Solar Adopters

The Electricity Markets & Policy Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is offering new insights into the economic trends of residential solar adopters in the...

Major Solar Portfolio Completed In Nation’s Capital

WGL Energy Systems Inc. joined Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser and project partners today to commemorate the completion of a 11.8 MW solar portfolio...
conti solar

Private Equity Firm Acquires Majority Stake In N.J. Developer Conti Solar

Conti Solar - a renewable energy engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company based in Edison, N.J. - has received a strategic investment from a fund...
solar funding

DOE Announces $105 Million Solar Funding Opportunity

The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) is offering $105.5 million in funding for approximately 70 solar projects. According to the...

SEIA To USTR: New Tariffs Are Already Hurting U.S. Solar Companies

The Solar Energy Industries Association has submitted formal comments to the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) regarding the Trump administration's consideration of exclusions under the...

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