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Betsy Lillian

Betsy Lillian
Betsy Lillian serves as the editor of Solar Industry, as well as sister publications NGT News, North American Windpower and Unmanned Aerial Online. She has been with Zackin Publications since 2012.
texas solar

North Texas Chevy Dealer Welcomes New Solar Array

Lakeside Chevrolet of Rockwall, a family-owned Chevy dealership in north Texas, will source nearly one-third of its electricity from a newly installed...

Yaskawa Solectria Solar, Alencon Integrate Tech For PV Repowering Solution

Yaskawa Solectria Solar, a U.S. commercial PV inverter manufacturer, and Alencon Systems, a U.S. manufacturer of galvanically isolated DC-DC converters and optimizers,...

Solar EPC Provider McCarthy Adds New Project Director

Kevin Ridgeway has joined McCarthy Building Cos. Inc. as project director in the firm’s solar and renewable energy group.

New Jersey Blueberry Farm Goes Solar

A new solar system will provide nearly 100% of the annual energy needs of Atlantic Blueberry, a family-owned blueberry farm in Hammonton,...
renewable energy

New Renewables Platform At Investment Management Firm Silverpeak

New York City-based Silverpeak, an alternative investment management firm focused on real estate, energy and credit, has launched a new renewable energy...

Congress Passes Farm Bill With Renewables Funding Intact

The House and Senate have passed the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, otherwise known as the farm bill, which keeps intact funding...

Maine PUC Ruling A Win For Solar Net Metering Reform

On Wednesday, the Maine Public Utilities Commission (PUC) granted a petition from Insource Renewables to suspend so-called “gross metering” for medium and...

Solar Energy Technologies Office Seeks R&D Insight

The U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) has issued a request for information (RFI) to gather insights about priority...

Solar In Q3: Blame The Tariffs For The Slump

Although the residential solar market continued to stabilize after a down 2017, the Section 201 solar tariffs took a toll on utility-scale...
clean energy

Evanston, Ill., Makes Milestone Clean Energy Commitment

On Monday, the city council of Evanston, Ill., unanimously approved its new Climate Action and Resilience Plan (CARP), which includes a commitment...

California NEM Policy To Be A Boon For Commercial Solar-Plus-Storage

A new white paper from SepiSolar reveals the financial benefits of a pending revision to California’s net energy metering (NEM) policy.
renewable energy

Georgia Power Seeks 540 MW Of Renewables

Georgia Power has launched a request for proposals (RFP) for utility-scale renewable energy projects.Georgia Power's Renewable Energy Development Initiative...