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Summer State of Mind: The Mile High City Goes Big for Summer Finale

The days have already started getting shorter, but summer is far from over in The Mile High City. In the weeks leading up to a festive Labor Day weekend, Denver will host a brand new, reimagined professional cycling race; and the city will...

University of Virginia, Dominion Energy and Coronal Energy Announce Ambitious Solar Energy Project

The University of Virginia continues to expand its portfolio of carbon-free generation and achieve key sustainability targets with another partnership announced today with Dominion Energy.  Under a 25-year agreement, the University...

Blockchain Startup Solar DAO Announces ICO Campaign to Support PV Solar Plant Construction

Energy-focused blockchain investment fund Solar DAO has proudly announced the dates for its two-stage ICO crowdfunding campaign. Both the Pre-ICO and ICO will raise funds which the company will invest into constructing a new PV solar...

Ideal Power to Provide Over One Megawatt of its Stabiliti Power Conversion System for Solar-Plus-Storage Integration in California School District

Ideal Power Inc., (NASDAQ:IPWR), an innovative power conversion technology company, announced that it has received an order for 35 units of its compact and efficient Stabiliti™ 30 kilowatt (kW) power conversion system from an existing customer....

Sungrow Launches the Largest 10m Anechoic Chamber in PV & ESS Industry

Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, recently announced that its 10m Anechoic Chamber, which has the highest power distribution capacity and one of the most advanced designs in PV and energy storage system (ESS)...

Solar Energy Expands its Global Network by Opening the First Branch Office in Hungary

Making local support for PV installers even better  Fronius Solar Energy, the quality leader on the global solar energy market, opened a Hungarian branch office on 1st June 2017. The addition of an office near Budapest has seen the...

AFRL Researchers Explore Automation, Additive Technologies for Cost Efficient Solar Power

Inspired by newspaper printing, and taking cues from additive manufacturing technology, researchers at the Air Force Research Laboratory are exploring new ways to make solar cells more cost efficient—increasing application potential in the...

New Do-it-Yourself Tool to Change the Way Homeowners Go Solar

Sofdesk, the Montreal based leading software company, announces public solution tool Draw My Roof for homeowners to measure, design and get savings for...

Intersolar and ees North America Highlight Policy and Technology Updates

Intersolar and ees North America 2017, the solar and energy storage industries’ premier events dedicated to the North American market, concluded its 10th annual event San Francisco. Attendees and exhibitors were optimistic, as...

39 States and DC Took Action on Distributed Solar Policy and Rate Design During Q2 2017

The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) released its Q2 2017 edition of The 50 States of Solar. The quarterly series provides insights on state regulatory and legislative discussions and actions on distributed solar policy,...

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Helios Solar and Renusol America Announce Completion of Michigan's First Brownfield-to-Solar Energy Project

Helios Solar and Renusol America have announced that a 100 year-old community waste landfill in Eaton Rapids has...

The Solar Cell that Also Shines: Luminescent ‘LED-type’ Design Breaks Efficiency Record, Illuminates 50-Year Mystery

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Solar Installations Rise in Second Half—but Module Revenue Growth Stalls

Despite a recovery in global solar installations in the second half of the year, plunging prices will result in zero...

Pilot Credit Encourages LEED Building Projects to Become Active in the Smart Grid

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the release of the comprehensively updated LEED Demand Response Pilot...

World Premiere: Organic Solar Cells for Building Integrated Photovoltaics

Konarka Technologies is starting as the first company world-wide to manufacture organic solar cells for...

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