New Report Shows Customer Uptake of Efficiency Measures is Six Times Higher When Utilities Partner with Contractors

New report shows customer uptake of efficiency measures is six times higher when utilities partner with contractors Utilities that partner with contractors with a strong track-record of success...

A Gigantic Country with Huge Wind Resources: US presentation at WindEnergy Hamburg

WindEnergy Hamburg, from September 23rd to 26th, is the meeting place for experts from the energy industry from all parts of the world. Some 1,000 exhibitors from the global wind industry present...

Solar Energy ‘Lighting Up’ Professional Sports

When it comes to clean energy and sustainability, solar looks to be a shoo-in one day for the “green” Hall of Fame. Today, more and more sports teams, sports leagues and sports...

Energy Department Announces Up to $31 Million for Initial Phases of Enhanced Geothermal Systems Field Observatory

As part of the Administration’s all-of-the-above energy strategy, the Energy Department has announced up to $31 million to establish the initial phases of the Frontier...

Wind Energy Sector Receives $4 Billion in Corporate Funding

Mercom Capital Group, llc, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and merger and acquisition (M&A) activity for the wind sector during the...

VC Funding in Smart Grid Comes in at $81 Million in Q2 2014, Reports Mercom Capital Group

Mercom Capital Group, llc, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity for the smart grid sector for...

Federal Government Forecasts Big Gains for Solar Energy

A new report issued by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) predicts that most new electric generation capacity in the...

New Task Force Created for Wind Energy Sector

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is pleased by the Quebec government’s announcement of the creation of a task force in the wind energy sector. CanWEA is confident this...

INDUSTRY NEWS

Seminole Financial Services, LLC Finances Three California Wind Projects in Past Week
July 25, 2014
Seminole Financial Services, a leading national lender in Renewable Energy, announced the closing of $7.35 million to fund the construction and...
Pleotint Inks Partnership with Solar Innovations
July 25, 2014
Pleotint, LLC, has announced a distribution partnership with Solar Innovations, Inc., Pine Grove, Pennsylvania, enabling Solar Innovations to...
Pika Energy Selected by NREL to Drive Down Cost of Wind Power
July 25, 2014
Pika Energy, a Maine-based manufacturer of residential wind turbines and wind-solar hybrid systems, has announced it has been selected by the...
Broadwind Energy Announces $34 Million in New Tower Orders
July 24, 2014
Broadwind Energy Inc. has
Greenskies Closes $25 Million Solar Deal with United Bank
July 24, 2014
Greenskies has partnered with United Bank of Glastonbury, Connecticut, to create a $25 million renewable energy fund that will be used to finance...
Siemens D6 Direct-drive Wind Turbine Obtains Type Certification by DNV GL
July 24, 2014
Siemens Energy has obtained type certification by certifying body DNV GL for the company’s innovative D6 offshore wind turbine. The model...
Bland Solar & Air to install APS microinverters in the Central Valley of California.
July 24, 2014
Leading California solar distributor Bland Solar & Air will carry APS microinverters, under a new strategic partnership between the two...
SXSW Eco Announces Biofuel Experts from Boeing & Masdar Institute as Keynote
July 23, 2014
South by Southwest Eco (SXSW Eco), a conference connecting the urgency of global sustainability challenges with the opportunity for breakthrough...
CBD Energy Announces $300,000 in Residential Solar Loan Approvals
July 23, 2014
CBD Energy Limited has announced it has obtained approximately $300,000 of loan approvals for residential solar systems under its solar...
Greensmith on Track to Integrate Four New Battery Types in 2014 for Over 23 MW of Energy Storage
July 23, 2014
Greensmith, a leader in grid-scale energy storage technologies announced today it is on track to successfully integrate an additional 4 new...