Interior Department Leases Area Offshore Massachusetts for Wind Energy Development Offshore Wind Auction Results in Largest Area Leased To Date

The Interior Department’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) today held the nation’s fourth competitive lease sale for renewable energy in federal waters offshore Massachusetts...

Siemens Hands Over First North Sea Grid Connection to TenneT

Siemens has handed over the first North Sea grid connection, BorWin2, to its customer TenneT. The German-Dutch transmission grid operator has accepted the project following successful completion...

Crystal Light: New Family of Light-Converting Materials Points to Cheaper, More Efficient Solar Power and LEDs

Engineers have shone new light on an emerging family of solar-absorbing materials that could clear the way for cheaper and more efficient solar panels and LEDs.   The materials,...

Energy Department Announces More Than $59 Million Investment in Solar Funding to Drive Solar Technology Innovation, Help Communities Boost Deployment

In support of the Administration’s effort to double renewable energy generation for a second time by 2020, the Energy Department announced more than $59 million in funding to support solar...

Louisville, Kentucky Traditional Neighborhood Development Norton Commons To Construct Largest All-Geothermal Residential Community in U.S.

In partnership with manufacturer’s distributor Corken Steel Products Company and geothermal driller Bucher Services, ClimateMaster Inc. announces the groundbreaking of Louisville, Kentucky...

KYOCERA Solar Enables Municipal Buildings in Parker, AZ to Stabilize Electricity Costs for Decades

Kyocera Solar Inc. and the town of Parker, AZ, recently commissioned a 175-kilowatt (kW) solar energy project. The effort was developed and financed through Kyocera’s in-house Power Purchase...

American Wind Power Rebounded in 2014, Adding Over Four Times as Much as Year Before

The fourth quarter 2014 wind energy industry report released today by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) shows the U.S. industry’s rebound in 2014, with over four times more new...

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Enphase Energy with the 2014 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership

Based on its recent analysis of the solar inverter market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Enphase Energy, Inc. with the 2014 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership. Enphase...

INDUSTRY NEWS

SolarWorld’s Mukesh Dulani named ‘Energy CEO of the Year’ in Oregon
January 30, 2015
Mukesh Dulani, president of SolarWorld Americas Inc., has been honored as “Energy CEO of the Year” for Oregon by the Portland Business...
World Resources Institute Wrong About Biofuels Impact on Land Use and the Environment
January 30, 2015
The Global Renewable Fuels Alliance (GRFA) criticized a new report by World Resources Institute (WRI) for its false data on the environmental and...
Registration For The 2015 BIO International Convention Now Open
January 30, 2015
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced that registration is now open for the 2015 BIO...
Fitch: Distributed Generation Growth Prospects Unaffected By Plunging Energy Prices
January 30, 2015
Solar rooftop installations will see continued growth in 2015 despite lower energy prices, according to Fitch Ratings' new Distributed...
PG&E Plans to Offer Customers a Community Solar Choice in 2015
January 30, 2015
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today received permission from state regulators to offer electric customers a new clean energy program...
City University of New York Project Receiving DOE Award
January 29, 2015
The NYSolar Smart Distributed Generation (DG) Hub - Resilient Solar Project was developed by the City University of New York (CUNY), in...
The BioBattery
January 29, 2015
Sewage sludge, green waste, production residue from the food industry, straw or animal excrement – with the biobattery‘s modular...
Schletter Inc. Announces New Chief Commercial Officer, Peter DeNapoli
January 29, 2015
Schletter Inc., the US division of the Schletter Group. a global manufacturer of sheet metal components and solar (photovoltaic and thermal)...
Exosun Obtains Triple Certification: OHSAS 18001, ISO 9001 and 14001
January 29, 2015
In addition to the renewal of its ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications concerning quality and environmental management, Exosun has been certified...
APS and Krannich Solar Announce Distribution Partnership
January 28, 2015
Industry-leading PV distributor Krannich Solar will offer APS microinverter products through its domestic channels, under a first-time agreement...