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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.

U.S. Renewables vs. Nuclear: The Race Is On

Despite a current dead heat, "the smart money is now on renewables to soon leave nuclear power in the dust," says the head of nonprofit SUN DAY Campaign.

Green America Calls On Verizon And AT&T To Go 100% Renewable 

Green America has launched a new campaign urging telecommunications giants AT&T and Verizon to commit to 100% renewable energy.According to the organization, both companies...

Apple’s New Iowa Data Center Will Run On 100% Renewable Energy

Tech giant Apple has announced plans to build a 400,000-square-foot data center in Waukee, Iowa, that will run entirely on renewable energy from day...

Energy Department Releases Long-Awaited Grid Study

After delays and much controversy, the report ordered by Secretary Rick Perry is finally here.

Mich. Utility Agrees To Less Coal, More Renewables Under Settlement

Under a settlement agreement announced today by the Sierra Club, the Lansing Board of Water and Light (LBWL) in Michigan will stop burning fossil...

Industry Groups Join Forces To Launch ‘National Clean Energy Week’

Several renewable energy advocacy organizations have announced the first annual National Clean Energy Week (NCEW), which will take place Sept. 25-29.Participating groups include the...

Judge Approves SunEdison’s Plan To Emerge From Chapter 11

More than a year after filing voluntary petitions for reorganization under Chapter 11 bankruptcy, SunEdison has now been granted approval to exit Chapter 11...

New Hampshire Halts Renewable Energy Rebate Programs

Citing budget constraints and an influx of waitlisted applications, New Hampshire’s Public Utilities Commission (PUC) recently announced the temporary closure of the state’s Residential...
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U.S. House Rolls Out 100% Renewable Energy Bill

The House version of a landmark 100% clean energy bill rolled out earlier this year has been introduced by U.S. Reps. Jared Polis, D-Colo.;...
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Drone Services Company Launches Turnkey Solar Solutions

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...
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AEE To Next Va. Governor: How To Make Energy ‘Secure, Clean & Affordable’

Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) has delivered a policy memo to the Virginia gubernatorial campaigns of Republican nominee Ed Gillespie and Democratic nominee Lt. Gov....
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IBM Achieves Renewables, CO2-Reduction Goals Four Years Early

Technology giant IBM says it has achieved two major commitments four years ahead of schedule in its efforts to help combat climate change.First, the...