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Berkeley Lab Analyzes Income Trends Of Residential Solar Adopters

The Electricity Markets & Policy Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is offering new insights into the economic trends of residential solar adopters in the...
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Eight Solar And Storage Trends To Keep An Eye On

With the global solar industry expected to reach 100 GW this year, following nearly 20% year-over-year growth in annual installations in 2017, IHS Markit...
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Despite Hurdles, U.S. Solar ‘Delivered Impressively’ In 2017

Although overall growth of the U.S. solar industry was down in 2017 compared to 2016's record-shattering numbers, last year’s capacity additions still represent 40% growth...
renewables

Stable Electric Grid, 100% Renewables And Low Costs? It’s Possible, Says New Study

Renewable energy solutions are often hindered by the inconsistencies of power produced by wind, water and sunlight and the continuously fluctuating demand for energy....
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After Historic 2016, U.S. Solar Jobs Took A Hit Last Year

Although U.S. solar industry employment declined in 2017, jobs increased in numerous states with emerging solar markets, according to the National Solar Jobs Census...

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...
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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...

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