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Betsy Lillian

Betsy Lillian
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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.
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Solar Installed On Habitat For Humanity Homes In Cape Cod

At a ribbon-cutting ceremony today, Massachusetts' Baker-Polito administration celebrated the completion of six solar photovoltaic systems on newly constructed homes for low-income residents by...
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Solar To Power Oil Refinery Facilities In Texas

MMEX Resources Corp., a company focusing on the acquisition, development and financing of oil, gas, refining and infrastructure projects in Texas and South America,...
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Facebook Helps Bring More Solar To Oregon

On Wednesday, Facebook joined Oregon officials and Pacific Power to announce that Facebook’s Prineville, Ore., data center will be supported by 100% renewable energy from new...
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Wisconsin Utility MGE Seeks More Renewables, Lower Electric Rates

Advancing its clean energy goals, Wisconsin's Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) has filed a rate case settlement agreement with the Public Service Commission of...
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Hummingbird Energy Storage Project Proposed In Northern California

esVolta, a developer and owner of utility-scale energy storage projects across North America, has been selected by Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) to...
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Maryland Seeks Applicants For Solar Canopy Grant Program

The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) is accepting grant applications until Friday, Sept. 7, for its FY19 Parking Lot Solar PV Canopy with EV Charger Grant...
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How Much Could A Coal And Nuclear Bailout Cost The U.S.?

In response to the Trump administration's proposed plan to bail out failing coal and nuclear plants across the country, The Brattle Group - a...
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NYC’s Biggest Solar Project Comes To Life: A ‘Pinnacle For Solar’ In New York

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has announced the completion of what it claims to be the largest solar system...
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Denver Shoots For 100% Renewable Electricity By 2030

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has unveiled the city's 80x50 Climate Action Plan, which includes a goal of transitioning Denver to 100% clean, renewable electricity...
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EPRI Conducting Solar Forecasting Research With Energy Companies

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) has announced a $1.8 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to develop and demonstrate new...
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CleanChoice Energy Offers New Renewable Energy Broker Program

CleanChoice Energy, a renewable energy company providing 100% clean electricity to customers across the country, has launched the CleanChoice Energy Broker Program. The new program...

U.S. Solar Has Grown 39-Fold In Last Decade

From 2008 through 2017, there was a 39-fold growth in annual solar generation, representing an increase of 75,123 GWh, according to a new report...