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NJBPU approves Successor Solar Incentive Program, doubling state’s solar capacity

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) today voted unanimously to implement a new solar incentive program that will pave the way for...

Michigan Municipal League backs state community solar legislation

The Michigan Municipal League backed community solar legislation by joining the Michigan Community Solar Alliance (MCSA). The League advocates on behalf of more than 520...

NAACP develops solar policy principles to address inequities

The NAACP has launched Equitable Solar Policy Principles, a guide to equity and inclusion for solar policy and advocacy, as part of its greater...

North Carolina bill hides reduced utility oversight behind lots of new renewables

The North Carolina Legislature is considering a bill that would bring more than 7 GW of new renewable energy capacity to the state in...

Senate passes bill to ban Xinjiang imports, State Department issues a warning to businesses

The U.S. Senate passed legislation to ban the import of products from China’s Xinjiang region. In a separate move, the Biden administration issued an...

New Jersey is set to pass two key pieces of solar legislation

The New Jersey Legislature has passed two key pieces of legislation intended to spur solar development and investment across the state. The first, S2605, looks...

Gujarat Not to Allow Net Metering for Rooftop Solar Systems Over 10 kW

The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has proposed amendments to the ‘Net Metering Rooftop Solar Grid-Interactive Systems Regulations, 2016’. As per the proposed amendments, net...

July solar policy snapshots

California assembly bill attempting to alter net-metering credits fails to move forward Sacramento, California California legislators rejected a bill that would have allowed utilities to charge...

New Jersey legislature passes bills establishing new solar incentives, encouraging more farmland installations

On June 30, the New Jersey legislature passed two pieces of legislation that will help increase solar development across the state. S2605 establishes the SREC-II...

Policy Certainty and Stability Crucial for New Investments in the Solar Sector

On June 30, 2021, Mercom hosted a webinar on the ‘State of the Indian Solar Market – Addressing Major Shifts in the Industry and...

Oregon state legislature passes 100% clean power bill

A bill committing electricity providers to deliver 100% clean power to Oregon customers by 2040 passed both the House and Senate of the Oregon...

SECI Asked to Compensate Solar Developer for GST, Safeguard Duty Imposition

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC), in a recent order, ruled that Clean Solar Power (Bhadla), a subsidiary of Hero Solar Energy, was entitled...

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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...