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Power-To-Gas Research Uses Microbes To Store Excess Solar, Wind

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has announced new grant funding for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LNNL) and Stanford School of Engineering’s Spormann Laboratory to...

Solar Stakeholders Not Fully Sold On MA Legislature’s ‘Compromise’ Energy Bill

The Massachusetts legislature has passed an energy bill that encourages greater adoption of solar but does not address caps on net energy metering (NEM)...
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Illinois Solar Energy Association Launches New Educational Resources

The Illinois Solar Energy Association (ISEA) has launched new educational tools to promote the public’s understanding of community solar projects being developed across the...
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Facebook Helps Bring More Solar To Oregon

On Wednesday, Facebook joined Oregon officials and Pacific Power to announce that Facebook’s Prineville, Ore., data center will be supported by 100% renewable energy from new...
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Denver Shoots For 100% Renewable Electricity By 2030

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has unveiled the city's 80x50 Climate Action Plan, which includes a goal of transitioning Denver to 100% clean, renewable electricity...
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Soltec Opens New Solar Tracker Research Center In Livermore

Soltec, a manufacturer and supplier of horizontal, single-axis trackers and related services for ground-mount solar PV projects, has opened a new research and evaluation...
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Federal Study: How Can High-Voltage Power Lines Help Integrate Renewables?

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has commissioned a new study that examines the role of high-voltage direct current (HVDC) lines in integrating renewable energy...
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JinkoSolar, sPower Ink Major Solar Module Agreement

JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of China-based JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd., has entered into a three-year agreement to supply 1.43 GW of solar modules...
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St. Petersburg Green-Lights Solar Canopy Project

The St. Petersburg City Council in Florida recently authorized Mayor Rick Kriseman to execute a lease with Duke Energy Florida for a solar PV...
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Sheep Hired As Landscapers For New Virginia Solar Project

O2 EMC and United Renewable Energy LLC (URE) have completed construction of the Bedford Solar Farm, a 3 MW AC solar system located on...
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IREC Launches New Solar Training Video For Local Code Officials

The Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) recently launched a new solar training video designed for local code officials. The online viewer learns alongside IREC's Joe...
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Enphase Now Shipping Latest Micro-Inverter To Solar Distributors

Solar micro-inverter company Enphase Energy Inc. has begun shipping its Enphase IQ 7X micro-inverters to solar distributors in the U.S. According to the company, the...