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Solar Groups Speak Out Against Recent N.Y. Ruling

Despite a long stakeholder process and initial support for the state's Value of Distributed Energy Resources (VDER) proceeding, solar advocacy groups have raised some...

Suniva, SolarWorld Garner More Support Ahead Of Trade Case Decision

With the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) slated to determine the fate of the Section 201 solar trade case this week, co-petitioners SolarWorld Americas...

California’s 100% Clean Energy Bill Hits Brick Wall

Despite much support from environmental, labor, justice and educational organizations, the California Assembly adjourned early Saturday morning without taking up a vote for S.B.100, a...

California Legislature Approves Extension Of Solar Thermal Program

The California state legislature has approved A.B.797, a bill to extend consumer incentives for solar thermal technologies. According to the California Solar Energy Industries Association...
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North Carolina, Pennsylvania Municipalities Commit To 100% Clean Energy

The Sierra Club has announced that two more U.S. municipalities have made commitments to transition to 100% clean energy - the Town of Hillsborough,...
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California Elected Officials Rally Behind S.B.100

A coalition of California mayors, city councilors and community leaders has delivered a letter to California Assemblymembers to issue their support for moving California...
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Study: Transitioning To All Renewables Is ‘Vital’ For Denver’s Climate Goals

A new study released by Denver’s Department of Environmental Health shows that moving the city to 100% clean energy by 2030 or earlier is,...

Steel Producers Throw Support Behind SolarWorld/Suniva Trade Case

As the solar industry anxiously awaits an upcoming decision on the controversial Section 201 solar trade case, co-petitioners SolarWorld Americas and Suniva have gained...

Solar Advocates Praise Nevada PUC Decision

Solar advocates have praised the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) for issuing a key decision on Friday implementing the state’s new net energy...

Poll: Even Ohio’s Coal Country Wants More Clean Energy

Voters throughout Ohio overwhelmingly support policies that encourage greater production of renewable energy and increasing energy efficiency, including renewable energy standards and revising wind...

Washington, D.C., Crowned The World’s First LEED Platinum City

Last Thursday, Washington, D.C., was named the first LEED for Cities Platinum city in the world. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser was presented this honor...

A Behind-The-Scenes Look At A Major 2016 Energy Settlement

The Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) has released a new report, "Voices From Colorado’s Global Energy Settlement," an oral history of the groundbreaking 2016...

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