United Nations Transforms Business’ Commitment to Sustainability

Sustainability is now firmly on the global business agenda, but there is an urgent need to turn words into action. This is a key conclusion in the independent report; “Impact –...

Renewable Energy's Record Year Helps Uncouple Growth of Global Economy and CO2 Emissions

Renewable energy targets and other support policies, now in place in 164 countries, powered the growth of solar, wind and other renewable technologies to a record-breaking energy generation...

New Holland’s True Blue Salute Supports North America’s Heroes with Equipment Incentive

In honor of the bravery, service, and sacrifice of America’s and Canada’s military and first responders, New Holland has announced the expansion of the True Blue Salute Military and...



Farm Bill Energy Program Rules Will Help Support New Renewable Chemical Manufacturers

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) applauded the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s release of new interim final rules for the Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical, and Biobased Product...

New IRENA Best-Practice Guide Steers Design, Adoption of Renewable Energy Auctions Worldwide

Renewable energy auctions are increasingly becoming a policy tool of choice to support renewable energy deployment, according to a new publication released by the International Renewable Energy...

Global Solar Installations to Reach 57.4 GW Globally in 2015

Mercom Capital Group, llc, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, projects a strong year for solar, forecasting global installations to reach 57.4 GW in...

Telecommunications Network Provider Spending on Distributed Generation and Energy Storage Technologies is Expected to Reach $3.4 Billion in 2024

A new report from Navigant Research analyzes the global market opportunity for distributed generation (DG) and energy storage (ES) technologies in the telecommunications industry, including global...

Renewable Energy Targets Quadrupled Globally Since 2005

Renewable energy targets are now a defining feature of the global energy landscape, according to a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Renewable Energy Target Setting,...

INDUSTRY NEWS

UpWind and SkySpecs Awarded 333 Exemption by the FAA
June 29, 2015
June 23rd, 2015, SkySpecs was awarded a 333 exemption – the only type of clearance that authorizes companies to legally fly drones in the...
SolarBOS Joins Solar Electric Power Associate (SEPA)
June 29, 2015
SolarBOS, a leading developer and manufacturer for balance of system products in the solar energy industry, is proud to announce that it has...
Intersolar North America Expands Downstream Workshops, Technical Trainings
June 29, 2015
Intersolar North America, the most-attended solar industry exhibition and conference dedicated to the North American market, will offer an...
Solar3D Selected for Addition to Russell Microcap Growth Index
June 29, 2015
Solar 3D, Inc., a provider and developer of solar power solutions, is pleased to announce that according to a list posted on...
Renewable Energy Vermont Expresses Sorrow at the Passing of John Warshow
June 29, 2015
It is with a heavy heart that the Renewable Energy Vermont community learns of the passing of John Warshow.  For more than thirty years, John...
Mersen Announces Comprehensive Portfolio of 1500 Vdc PV Products
June 29, 2015
Mersen is pleased to announce the launch of a complete portfolio of 1500VDC components for the growing solar market. This launch is a...
NEXTracker Signs Supply Agreements with Blattner Energy for over 1 GW of Advanced Trackers
June 29, 2015
NEXTracker, designer and manufacturer of the world’s most advanced single axis PV trackers, and Blattner Energy, a diversified power...
EDF Renewable Energy Confirms Turbine Order with Vestas for 150 Megawatts
June 29, 2015
EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) has placed a firm order with Vestas Wind Systems A/S to supply the 150 megawatt (MW) Salt Fork Wind Project in...
NCKU Reveals New Sustainable Floating House Design
June 29, 2015
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) reveals a new unique floating house design during the Conference on Taijian Floating Green House and...
Agreement Signed for Sale of Ryssbol Wind Farm – 12 MW
June 29, 2015
An agreement has been signed with KumBro Vind AB for the sale of the Ryssbol wind farm. The wind farm consists of six wind turbines with a...