UVIG Announces 2015 Technical Achievement Honorees

The Utility Variable-Generation Integration Group (UVIG) announced individuals from the following organizations as recipients of its 2015 Annual Achievement Awards: California ISO (CAISO),...

Greensmith Named 2015 Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer

Greensmith, a leading provider of grid-scale energy storage software and integration solutions, was named a 2015 New Energy Pioneer by Bloomberg New...

Total Corporate Funding in Solar Sector Comes in at $6.4 Billion in Q1, VC Funding Down, Record $1.9 Billion Raised by Residential and Commercial Solar Funds, Reports Mercom Capital Group

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 solar sector in the first...

Texas A&M Chemist Earns Major Hydrogen-Storage Systems Grant

For the third time in the past five years, Texas A&M University chemist Hongcai Joe Zhou finds himself among a handful of elite scientists across the country whose proposed ideas for novel...

Locus Energy Wins Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer

Locus Energy, a solar monitoring and data analytics platform provider for the solar PV market - spanning the residential, commercial and utility sectors, has...

Ontario Government Commitment to a Clean Economy Lauded by Canadian Solar Industry

The Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA) and our Members offer praise to the Government of Ontario for their leadership on climate change and carbon-pricing, and strongly support the...

Lincoln International's Solar Energy Stock Index: Q1 2015

Lincoln International’s Renewable Energy Group is pleased to present the latest Q1 2015 Solar Energy Stock Index Report, which tracks relevant solar company metrics in this growing...

Solar-plus-Battery Systems Could Supply Majority of Customers' Electricity Needs in 10-15 Years, Says New Rocky Mountain Institute Report

Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and HOMER Energy released a report, The Economics of Load Defection, detailing where and when...

INDUSTRY NEWS

Suzlon’s 1st 60hz S111 Generates its 1st kWh in US
April 21, 2015
Suzlon Wind Energy Corporation (SWECO) commissioned its 1st S111 on US soil over the weekend; producing its first kWh at its test site near...
World-First and New Standard Achieved in Floating Lidar as AXYS Selects ZephIR 300
April 21, 2015
AXYS Technologies Inc. has achieved a world-first that is likely to become the new standard in floating lidar devices by deploying a dual ZephIR...
Toshiba to Supply Lithium-ion Battery Energy Storage System for Frequency Regulation Project in the USA
April 21, 2015
Toshiba Corporation announced that it has received an order to supply a large scale battery energy storage system (BESS) for a power frequency...
SMA Announces Educational Roadshow
April 21, 2015
SMA is launching a nationwide, educational roadshow called the More Power, More Profit Tour in Sacramento, California on April 21. The 19-stop...
VC Funding in Smart Grid Jumps to $185 Million in Q1 2015
April 21, 2015
Mercom Capital Group, llc, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions...
Ecoppia chosen as a 2015 Red Herring Europe Winner
April 21, 2015
Red Herring announced its Red Herring award winners, recognizing Ecoppia, an innovative developer of robotic, water-free photovoltaic (PV) solar...
Ascent Solar Completes New Common Stock Investment of $1.0 Million by the Existing Largest Shareholder, TFG Radiant Investment Group
April 21, 2015
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the...
NRG Energy, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend
April 21, 2015
NRG Energy, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend on the Company’s common stock of $0.145 per share, or...
Kyocera TCL Solar Inaugurates Floating Mega Solar Power Plants in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
April 21, 2015
Kyocera Corporation (President: Goro Yamaguchi; herein “Kyocera,”) and Century Tokyo Leasing Corporation (President: Shunichi Asada;...
London School Board Generates Green Revenue Through Solar Partnership with First Nations Band and Ameresco Canada
April 21, 2015
Ameresco, Inc., a leading energy efficiency and renewable energy company, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Ameresco Canada Inc., agreed...