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Report: U.S. Renewables Rise As Fossil Fuels And Nuclear Fall

U.S. electrical generation from renewable energy sources rose by 14.69% during the first three quarters of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016,...

GRID Expands Low-Income Solar Mission To Mexico

GRID Alternatives, a U.S. nonprofit installer making solar power and job training accessible to underserved communities, has announced the launch of an initiative to...

U.S. Schools Are Going Solar ‘At A Rapid Pace’ And Benefiting Big-Time

With installation costs plummeting, U.S. schools are switching to solar energy at a rapid pace, reducing their electricity bills and freeing up resources to...

BNEF: Solar Capacity Surges In Developing Countries

New solar-powered generating capacity is growing at a crackling pace in emerging markets. The growth is fueled by low-priced equipment and innovative new applications...

UB-Led Renewables Plan Aims To Revitalize City’s Urban Core

Buffalo, N.Y., is a city on the rebound, but the scars of its industrial past remain visible in the form of vacant properties and...

BNEF: Energy Storage Growth Set To Mirror Solar’s ‘Remarkable’ Past

The global energy storage market will double six times between 2016 and 2030, rising to a total of 125 GW/305 GWh, according to a...

JA Solar Going Private Through All-Cash Deal

JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd., a China-based manufacturer of solar power products, has announced plans to leave the NASDAQ stock exchange through a going-private...

Partners Plan More Solar+Storage At Fire Stations In Puerto Rico

The U.S. solar industry's hurricane relief efforts continue. For example, California-based Sunrun and nonprofit Empowered by Light, in partnership with Aireko Energy Group, have...

Are Utilities Slacking On Distributed Energy Strategies?

Utilities still have a long way to go in developing and implementing comprehensive, coordinated strategies around distributed energy resources (DERs), according to a study...

Project Developers Tout Bee-Friendly Solar Sites

This week, solar stakeholders in Maryland and Florida are abuzz with excitement about projects designed to be environmentally friendly for bees and other wildlife.In...

NREL Study: ‘Demand For Green Power Is Ubiquitous’ In The U.S.

The U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has released Status and Trends in the U.S. Voluntary Green Power Market (2016 Data). The report is...

Solaria And GCL Settle Intellectual Property Lawsuit

Solaria Corp., a California-based module manufacturer, and China-based GCL-Poly Energy Holdings Ltd. and its subsidiary have resolved pending trade secret litigation and all other...

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