No Longer a Novelty, Clean Energy Technologies Boom All Across the US

A new report documents the democratization of renewables, energy storage and electric vehicles in America. It was 1997, and [...]

The State(s) of Distributed Solar

2017 Year-End Update Energy production from renewable sources continues to expand in the U.S. at a rapid clip, thanks [...]

New Bipartisan Legislation Would Repeal Trump’s Solar Tariffs

“I don’t know what good can possibly come as a consequence of stifling the growth of solar power.” A [...]

California Sets Two New Solar Records

The escalating integration of solar has created “a new operating paradigm” for California’s grid operator, although the escalation is [...]

How Will BLM’s Final Rule On Renewables Impact Wind Energy?

In support of the president’s Climate Action Plan, Secretary of the Interior (DOI) Sally Jewell has announced that the Bureau of [...]

200 ‘Power Farmers’ to Light Up Uttarakhand, India With Solar Energy

Around 200 individuals in the state will now be known as ‘power farmers’, thanks to Uttarakhand Renewable Energy Development [...]

Gov. Baker Signs Bill Lifting Solar Energy Caps in Massachusetts

A new state law could jumpstart stalled solar energy projects in Massachusetts. The measure given final approval by lawmakers last week [...]

New Law Could Limit Expansion of Renewable Solar Power in Maine

Owners of solar energy businesses in Maine, and people supporting solar power, say they are worried the Legislature could [...]

In South Korea, Auto Plants Being Put to Use for Solar Power Production

Power companies now required to have renewable energy account for a certain portion of their output Large factory sites [...]

Utilities Cry “Fowl” Over Duck Chart And Distributed Solar Power

The rapid changes to the electricity system being wrought by distributed solar have utilities crying out, and they’ve poured much [...]