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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.
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SEIA To Congress: Make Energy Storage Eligible For ITC

In a letter filed on Monday, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), alongside several other energy trade and advocacy organizations, is urging Congress to...
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Lazard Study Confirms Solar, Wind Costs Dropping Below Those Of Conventional Generation

Lazard Ltd., a financial advisory and asset management firm, has released its annual studies comparing the costs of energy from various generation technologies and of energy...

NantEnergy Acquires Sharp Electronics’ Energy Storage Biz

NantEnergy, a Scottsdale, Ariz.-based energy storage company, has acquired the energy systems and services business of Sharp Electronics Corp.According to NantEnergy, Sharp's energy systems...
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BNEF Forecasts Big Things For Booming Energy Storage Market

Editor's note: The dollar investment figure (from $1.2 trillion to $620 billion) was corrected by BNEF on Nov. 15 following their discovery of a totaling...

Hawaiian Electric Launches Net Energy Metering Plus Program

The Hawaiian Electric companies recently launched NEM Plus, a program that allows net energy metering (NEM) customers to add features such as energy storage...
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Sunnova Brings Solar-Plus-Storage Solution To Texas

Sunnova Energy Corp. has expanded its SunSafe solar-plus-storage service offering to homeowners in the company’s home state of Texas.The customized system is designed to replace...
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ISO New England Files For Energy Storage Market Revisions

ISO New England, joined by the New England Power Pool (NEPOOL), has filed revisions with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to codify a new design...

SMA, BYD Hone In On U.S.’ Growing Storage Market

Germany's SMA Solar Technology AG has announced a new U.S.-focused partnership with China's BYD Co. Ltd., a major manufacturer of rechargeable batteries.Both companies have...
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Big Solar-Plus-Storage Deals Signed In California

Recurrent Energy LLC, a subsidiary of Canadian Solar, has signed two 15-year power purchase agreements (PPAs) in California with Silicon Valley Clean Energy and Monterey...
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Washington State Moves Forward With 5 MW Solar-Plus-Storage Facility

Washington electricity provider Energy Northwest (EN) has committed to building an energy storage system as part of a combined 5 MW solar-plus-storage facility in...

Iowa Investigates Solar And Storage

A new research grant aims to further the growth of solar energy and battery storage in Iowa, which the Solar Energy Industries Association ranks...