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Washington Commerce Dept. Funds Solar Initiatives

The Washington State Department of Commerce has announced over $1.6 million in grants in support of solar energy.OneEnergy...
nevada

Nevada Inches Closer To 50% Renewable Portfolio Standard

Update: The Nevada Assembly’s Growth and Infrastructure Committee has now also unanimously passed the bill.The Nevada Senate has...

Duke Energy Wins More Than 600 MW In Competitive Solar Procurement

Duke Energy will produce or purchase a total of 602 MW of energy from solar projects under North Carolina’s Competitive Procurement of...
community solar

Community Solar Garden Comes Online In Albany Area

Dynamic Energy Solutions LLC has completed a new community solar project in New York State.The 5.49 MW...
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New Modeling Software Helps With DER Integration Planning

Lumidyne Consulting LLC has released a new modeling Software as a Service (SaaS) tool that is designed to help electric distribution utilities,...
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Altus Power Scoops Up 10-Project Solar Portfolio

Altus Power America Inc. has completed the acquisition of a multi-state operating portfolio of ground-mounted solar assets.The...
ge

GE Reaches Solar, Storage Deal In Upstate N.Y.

GE Renewable Energy has reached an agreement with Helios Energy to deliver two energy storage systems that will be integrated with solar...
gamechange

GameChange Solar Touts Major 2019 Progress

So far in 2019, GameChange Solar has been awarded projects totaling more than 1.5 GW.This brings the company's...
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Zara Realty Adding Solar To Every Queens Building It Owns

A Queens, N.Y., landlord is installing solar on every building it owns in the borough.Zara Realty's initiative, expected...
umaine

Maine School Mulls Solar A Year After Wind Turbine Fire

With an insurance claim in process over its wind turbine fire last year, the University of Maine at Presque Isle (UMPI) is...
puerto rico

Puerto Rico Enacts 100% Renewable Energy Bill

Last week, Puerto Rico's Gov. Ricardo Rosselló signed the Puerto Rico Energy Public Policy Act, which establishes a goal of 100% renewable...
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Zillow: U.S. Homes With Solar Sell For 4.1% More

A new Zillow analysis shows that homes with solar energy systems sold for 4.1% more, on average, than others nationwide in the...