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Wisconsin Utility Gets Green Light For 5 MW Community Solar Project

Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) has received approval from the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin to expand its shared solar program by...

Twenty U.S. Senators Push For Solar ITC Extension

Twenty Democratic U.S. senators are urging Senate leaders to support an extension of solar energy tax credits.In...

NRDC Analyzes Clean Power Plan Replacement: ‘A Do-Nothing Dirty Power Plan’

The Trump Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized its repeal of the Clean Power Plan (CPP), the key Obama administration initiative to...

New York State Advances Landmark Clean Energy Bill

The New York state legislature has passed a bold climate change bill, proposing 70% renewable electricity supply by 2030 and 100% zero-emissions...
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BNEF Predicts 50% Wind- And Solar-Powered Grid By 2050

Deep declines in wind, solar and battery technology costs could result in a grid powered nearly 50% by the two fast-growing renewable...

Arkansas’ Conway Corp. Seeks Solar

Conway Corp., a utility company in Arkansas, is seeking proposals for solar power purchase agreements (PPAs) to meet energy and capacity requirements...

Virginians Form New Solar Co-op

With the help of Solar United Neighbors, Virginians in Arlington, Alexandria and Fairfax counties have formed a new solar co-op.
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U.S. Solar Has Best First Quarter To Date

In the first three months of the year, the U.S. installed 2.7 GW of solar photovoltaics, making it the most solar ever...
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ACORE: Investors Confident In U.S. Renewables, Especially Utility-Scale Solar

One year into its campaign of reaching $1 trillion in U.S. private-sector investment in renewable energy and enabling grid technologies by 2030,...
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NREL Selects Participants For 2019 Energy Execs Program

The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has selected 21 leaders to participate in its 2019 Executive Energy Leadership...