America’s Leading Companies Continue to Invest Big in Solar Energy

Reflective of the growing popularity and increasing growth of solar nationwide, many of America’s leading Fortune 100 companies continue to...

Efficiency Enhancements to Define Solar PV Technology Roadmap for the Next Five Years

Solar photovoltaic (PV) modules using solar-grade wafers, as offered by 16 of the top 20 solar module suppliers to the industry, will account for 89 percent of solar capacity forecast to be...

New Cost Saving Report Highlights Value of Solar Heating & Cooling

With projected savings in some cases as high as $1.5 million, a new cost-saving report released today by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) demonstrates the many benefits achieved by...

Albertans Solidly Support Development of More Wind Energy in Canada, Research Shows

Environmentally and economically, there are too many upsides to renewables like wind energy for Alberta to ignore. This is confirmed by recent public opinion research done by Nanos Research on...

Economic Potential of Offshore Wind Energy Showcased in Atlantic City, N.J.

Offshore wind energy projects off the coasts of Rhode Island and Massachusetts are aiming to start construction next year and bring an energy source familiar in Europe to the U.S. for the first...

Solar Installations to Rise 20% in 2014, Thanks to Strong Fourth Quarter

Global photovoltaic (PV) solar installations will rise to 45.4 gigawatts (GW) in 2014, with 32 percent of this total, or 14.4 GW, coming in the fourth quarter, according to IHS Technology (NYSE:...

SNL Energy: More than 3 GW of new geothermal capacity in development

In the wake of recent tax credits and other financial incentives, geothermal energy now provides 2,856 MW of operating generation in the U.S., up from 2,751 MW operating in September 2013....

Global Solar PV Demand Hits Quarterly High, Pushing Cumulative Deployment to 200 GW

Global solar photovoltaic (PV) installations added during the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2014 are forecast to exceed 19.5 gigawatts (GW), pushing global cumulative PV deployment towards the 200 GW...

INDUSTRY NEWS

NEXTracker Introduces NEXTracker SPT Self-Powered Tracker
October 20, 2014
NEXTracker unveiled its transformational self-powered tracking technology with the NEXTracker SPT. This new single-axis tracker eliminates power...
Radian Generation Engaged by DIF to Provide Solar Asset Management Services for 65 MW of Solar Projects in Canada
October 20, 2014
Radian Generation, LLC (RadianGEN), a provider of ongoing solar asset management and advisory services, has entered into an agreement with...
Innergex Announces MU Wind Project Obtains Government Decree
October 17, 2014
Innergex Renewable Energy Inc. announces that the Mesgi'g Ugju's'n (MU) Wind Farm, L.P.  has obtained the government decree from...
Q-Lab Announces New Corrosion Contract Testing Capabilities
October 17, 2014
Q-Lab Corporation is pleased to announce that their laboratories in Homestead, Florida and Saarbrücken, Germany now offer contract testing...
BIO Congratulates Abengoa Bioenergy on Grand Opening of Hugoton Biorefinery
October 17, 2014
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) congratulates member company Abengoa Bioenergy on opening its 25-million gallon per year cellulosic...
Solar Servicing Center Announces a Groundbreaking Solar Energy Option
October 17, 2014
Solar Servicing Center is adding to its repertoire of options that Southern California consumers can use to get solar panels installed at their...
Equal Earth to Acquire 20 MW Wind Farm in West Texas
October 16, 2014
Equal Earth, a diversified clean energy company, has announced its plans to acquire a 20 MW wind farm located in Lubbock, Texas, a region in West...
Siemens Signs Two Long-term Wind Service Agreements in the U.S.
October 16, 2014
Siemens has signed two long-term wind service and maintenance agreements covering 132 SWT-2.3 turbines at two wind projects in Washington State....
U.S. Geothermal Announces Acquisition of Earth Power Resources
October 16, 2014
U.S. Geothermal Inc., a leading renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy,...
SolarUS Collaborates with DuPont Tate & Lyle to Develop a New Improved Solar Thermal High-performance Heat Transfer Fluid
October 16, 2014
DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products has collaborated with SolarUS to launch a new biobased heat transfer fluid that will utilize Susterra®...