Renewable Energy Sources Provide Over 75% of New U.S. Generating Capacity

According to the latest "Energy Infrastructure Update" report from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) Office of Energy Projects, wind, solar, geothermal, and...

'Canada's Greenest Employers' for 2015 are announced

With much of the news focused on tumbling oil and commodity prices, you might think environmental issues had fallen off the public radar. Yet many of the nation's most progressive...

Franklin Energy Announces Energy Efficiency Experts of Tomorrow Scholarship Recipients

Franklin Energy Services, LLC, a leading national energy efficiency program implementation firm, is pleased to announce the 2015 recipients of the first annual Energy Efficiency Experts of...

Avoiding the Solar Cliff: New Stanford Research Offers Alternative to ITC Phase-Out

The prospects for the widespread adoption of solar power are sunnier than ever. Thanks to incentives and plummeting costs, the solar photovoltaic industry is experiencing dramatic growth,...

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...

INDUSTRY NEWS

SUNRNR of Virginia, Inc., Participates in White House Roundtable
April 27, 2015
SUNRNR of Virginia, Inc., a Shenandoah Valley based solar generator manufacturer was recently one of nine small business owners and elected...
3megawatt’s BluePoint Software Now Supports 15 Countries
April 27, 2015
3megawatt GmbH announced its BluePoint solar asset management platform is now used to manage operational solar sites in 15 countries.  Recent...
Dow Corning Silicone Innovations Help Increase Competitiveness of Solar Energy
April 27, 2015
Global leader in silicon-based solutions Dow Corning will present its state-of-the-art solar solutions during the 9th International Photovoltaic...
Etrion to Present in Stockholm, Sweden
April 27, 2015
Etrion Corporation, an independent solar power producer, announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Marco A. Northland, will present to investors...
Greensolver Negotiates 335MW Turbine Deals
April 27, 2015
 Greensolver, the independent wind and solar asset manager, has recently launched a 65MW turbine negotiation process for the procurement of a...
California Tribe Installs First Renewable Hybrid Microgrid
April 27, 2015
The Bear River Band of the Rohnerville Rancheria is installing the first California Tribal renewable microgrid system this summer in Loleta,...
AES Clarifies Record Date for Second Quarter Dividend Payment
April 27, 2015
The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) announced that it had declared a quarterly common stock dividend of 10 cents per share payable May 15, 2015. The...
TEP Issues Request for Proposals to Build Energy Storage Facility
April 27, 2015
Tucson Electric Power (TEP) is seeking bids for the design and construction of a utility-scale energy storage system that would be operational by...
First Accredited Calibration Laboratory for PV Modules with Measurement Uncertainty of 1.6%
April 24, 2015
Worldwide the installation of photovoltaic (PV) power plants is increasing rapidly, with 55 gigawatts of newly installed solar power expected in...
Advanced Storage Products From ZBB Energy to Be Featured at SNEC PV Power Expo
April 24, 2015
ZBB Energy Corporation, a leading developer of innovative energy management solutions serving the commercial and industrial building and utility...