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Green Solar Technologies posts growth of 250 percent

  • By Orange County Register
  • April 23, 2019, 1:07 a.m.
It’s not all smooth sailing. A recent report from the Solar Foundation reveals that California’s solar industry shed nearly 10,000 jobs last year over uncertainty about the Trump administration’s tariffs on imported solar panels and state policy changes.
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Durable China-US trade agreement needed

  • By Global Times
  • April 23, 2019, 12:13 a.m.
For example, in solar panels, Chinese industrial policies and subsidies have created overcapacity in the solar industry. That overcapacity has driven almost every major US solar manufacturer out of the market. And many of the European solar manufacturers ...
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Australian-designed ‘Solpod’ creating a buzz in the Commercial solar market

  • By Solar Choice
  • April 22, 2019, 11:17 p.m.
Solpod CEO James Larratt – whose solar industry pedigree includes a stint at SunEdison, during which time he helped to establish the commercial PV business at Australia-based Energy Matters – says the solar pods aim to plug a major gap in the C&I market.
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Huawei PV Inverters Deliver Rapid Shutdown with Tigo's UL Certification

  • By Calgary Herald
  • April 22, 2019, 3:44 p.m.
the Tigo team developed the first-generation Smart Module Optimizer technology for the solar industry. Tigo’s vision is to leverage integrated and retrofitted Flex MLPE and communications ...
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Solar Increases Home Value by Over 4% According to Zillow Research

  • By Virtual-Strategy
  • April 22, 2019, 3:19 p.m.
It’s proving to be an exciting time for both the solar industry and solar buyers.” Solar panel systems, which began many years ago as an indulgence for the well-to-do, have become a viable and practical option for homeowners across a wide spectrum of ...
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NREL Achieves Perovskite Solar Cell Breakthrough

  • By Solar Industry
  • April 22, 2019, 2:53 p.m.
Kai Zhu is lead author of the new paper. Photo by Dennis Schroeder/NREL Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) report making a ...
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Will power cuts solve electricity crisis?

  • By FT
  • April 22, 2019, 2:30 p.m.
By offering only Rs. 16 for solar power, CEB deliberately suppressed development of the solar industry, clearly indicating their neglect of responsibilities bestowed on them. CEB has proved beyond doubt that they cannot be trusted to prepare the LTGEP.
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LA Kings Go Green on Earth Day and Every Day

  • By National Hockey League
  • April 22, 2019, 2:21 p.m.
This particular project was completed as part of their Solar For Troops program which connects veterans to solar industry jobs by providing workforce training to U.S. military veterans and active service members across the country. Grades of Green Water ...
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Utilities, charger vendors find interconnection best practices to propel EV growth

  • By Utility Dive
  • April 22, 2019, 2:17 p.m.
"Utilities can use that example to reduce interconnection and permitting delays, as they did for solar." The solar industry accelerated permit approvals by convincing key agencies to adopt a comprehensive standard policy, Ambatipudi said. "That kind of ...
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Mergers and Acquisitions Intensify Within the Burgeoning Cannabis Industry

  • By benzinga.com
  • April 22, 2019, 12:26 p.m.
"The solar industry proved that long-term financing that generates real cost savings, an environmental benefit, and tangible ROI for both investors and customers can expect to grow to scale on an expedited timeline.", added Schultz. "With this recent ...