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U.S. clean power is growing at a sprinter’s pace, and there’s room to run

The U.S. continues to ramp up clean power deployment and related investment, with a record 26 GW brought online in 2020. That brings the total...

Renewables generated a record amount of electricity in 2020, EIA says

In 2020, renewable energy sources (including solar, wind, hydroelectric, biomass, and geothermal energy) generated a record 834 billion kWh of electricity, or about 21%...

Oregon officially commits to 100% clean electricity by 2040

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown celebrated the signing of a bill committing electricity providers to deliver 100% clean power to Oregon customers by 2040 into...

FPL’s ‘community solar’ program reaches its subscription limit

Florida Power and Light (FPL) said that residential subscriptions to its SolarTogether community solar program have sold out, with more than 48,000 confirmed subscribers...

Ohio regulators consider another 470 MW of solar

A monumental summer for the future of Ohio solar is continuing strong, as the state’s Power Siting Board is set to conduct two hearings...

SolSmart brings in four new advisor organizations to help cities remove barriers to solar growth

The national SolSmart program has selected four new advisor organizations to provide hands-on local assistance helping communities from Idaho to Puerto Rico encourage the...

Energy Storage Association to fold into American Clean Power Association

The boards of directors of the American Clean Power Association (ACP) and the U.S. Energy Storage Association (ESA) have voted to pursue a merger...

At current growth rates, the U.S. unlikely to reach Biden’s 80% clean energy by 2030 goal

After reviewing 10 years of data from the EIA and FERC, including future forecasts by both agencies, the non-profit SUN DAY Campaign has determined...

Go big and go home: The case for solarizing 30 million homes

Solarizing the equivalent of 30 million American homes could create 1.77 million new jobs and lead to $69 billion in energy savings over the...

NREL adds solar-plus-storage category to its 2021 energy cost dataset

The Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) updated its 2021 Annual Technology Baseline (ATB), an energy costs analysis report, to recognize solar-plus-energy storage...

Mexico plans one of Latin America’s largest PV projects

The Mexican government said it plans to develop what it claims will be Latin America’s largest PV plant. The array will be built in...

IREC merges with The Solar Foundation

The Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) today announced that it has merged with The Solar Foundation, welcoming The Solar Foundation’s staff and programs into...

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Integration methodologies for solar-assisted heat pumps

A group of scientists from Italy’s Politecnico di Milano has analyzed the existing integration methodologies to combine a photovoltaic-thermal (PVT) unit with a vapor...

Jakson unveils 21% efficient mono PERC solar modules

Jakson Group has launched the Helia series of high-output PV modules using half-cut mono PERC solar cells. The modules are India’s first to reach...

Germany installed 2.75 GW of PV in first half of 2021

Germany saw the addition of 428.5 MW of new PV capacity in June, according to the latest figures from the Federal Network Agency –...

RFP alert: Con Edison and Orange & Rockland are looking for battery energy storage capacity

Con Edison of New York and its affiliate Orange & Rockland issued a joint request for proposals for developers to place large battery storage...