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Hawaii’s New Ratepayer Protection Law A Boon For Solar, Says Sunrun

In a move being applauded by Sunrun, Gov. David Ige, D-Hawaii, has signed into law S.B.2939 (Act 005), which requires the Hawaii Public Utilities...

President Trump Signs Tax Bill With Solar ITC Intact

On Friday, President Donald Trump signed into law the comprehensive GOP tax reform bill, an overhaul of the federal tax code that left the...

University And Hawaiian Electric Partner To Develop Green Tariff

The University of Hawaii (UH) and utility company Hawaiian Electric have committed to collaborate on development of a renewable energy initiative to help the...

Governments Launch Global Alliance To Phase Out Coal

A global alliance over more than 25 governments was launched today with a goal of ending the use of unabated coal and transitioning to...

NARUC Adopts Resolution Urging Trade Rep To ‘Carefully Weigh’ Solar Case

Today, the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC), the body that represents state public service commissioners in charge of regulating utilities across the...

Another U.S. Community Adopts 100% Renewables Goal

The Breckenridge, Colo., town council has unanimously approved a resolution committing the community to shift away from dirty fossil fuels and to transition to...
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California Utilities Are Exceeding State Renewable Energy Goals

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has released its annual Renewables Portfolio Standard (RPS) report showing that the program, which is one of the...

R.I. Power Sector Transformation Study Represents ‘A Big Step Forward’

The Northeast Clean Energy Council (NECEC) and Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) Institute have applauded the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources, Division of Public...

SEPA Asks For Feedback On Draft DERMS Standards

The Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) has released a draft comprehensive requirements document for distributed energy resources management systems (DERMS) and now welcomes review...

U.S. Leaders Determined To Meet Paris Agreement ‘With Or Without Washington’

Although the Trump administration's decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement has left the U.S. as the only country in the world uncommitted to...

SEIA: We Need Your Help To Save America’s Solar Jobs

Throughout the evolution of the Section 201 trade case about to be handed to President Donald Trump by the U.S. International Trade Commission, an...

Energy Associations Continue Fight Against Proposed ‘Bailout’ Of Coal, Nuclear

On Tuesday, a diverse group of a dozen energy industry associations representing oil, natural gas, wind, solar, efficiency, and other energy technologies submitted reply...