Arizona Policy: Commission Extends PURPA Solar Contract Terms to 18 years

The Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC) voted to reject a request from the state’s investor-owned utilities to set two-year contract [...]

Double Tax Hits Slows Renewable-Energy Development in Rhode Island

Richmond is the latest Rhode Island community to struggle with utility-scale solar arrays. The municipality is one of several [...]

Solar Panel Systems Soar in Spain Thanks to Friendlier Regulation

Companies say they are being overwhelmed with demand after a government decree eliminated bureaucratic hurdles and installation prices dropped [...]

India Is Now Investing More in Solar than Coal, but Will Its Energy Shift Continue?

Coal-fired power generation is still growing, but not as fast amid ambitious clean energy policies and falling solar costs. [...]

European Solar Comes of PPAge

Solar PPA activity in Europe grew from 360 MW in 2017 to more than 2.4 GW in 2018. These projects [...]

Hungary Deployed More Than 400 MW of Solar in 2018

Most of last year’s new additions – 320 MW – came through a FIT scheme but a further 90 [...]

Maryland Senate Passes Solar-Powered Renewable Energy Mandate

Maryland Senate passed a bill to increase the portion of electricity that utilities must source from renewable energy to [...]

Community Solar Booms in Illinois, Sparking Fears of a Bust

“Looking at the huge amount of of interest through the number of applications that were filed, I think community [...]

Madison, WI Weighs Pricey Plan for 100 Percent Renewable Energy

To get to 100 percent renewable energy, all city government energy needs must be met through generation of power [...]

Illinois Introduces Bill to Increase Solar Development and Achieve 100% Clean Energy

Illinois Representative Will Davis (D-Hazel Crest) announced the Path to 100 Act, new legislation that expands Illinois’ renewable energy [...]