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A new report suggests early pricing prediction models have consistently underestimated how far the costs of renewable energy might fall and the benefits of an accelerated switch to clean energy.
December 2, 2021 by Johnny Wood
Both red and blue states will see more advantages than drawbacks in embracing this new industry.
December 2, 2021 by David Cash
A confluence of factors is making construction materials, shipping costs and components more expensive. At the same time, renewable energy demand is running high.
October 28, 2021 by Sarah Golden
The Breaking Barriers initiative is developing two resilience centers in Atlanta that will be backed by a solar-powered microgrid with battery storage.
October 11, 2021 by Sophia Wu
Clearloop CEO Laura Zapata helps companies put capital towards the installation of solar farms in communities with particularly dirty electricity grids.
September 16, 2021 by Jackson Trevor
Resilient PV systems keep the lights on.
September 8, 2021 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
The electric utility industry will continue its charge toward renewables and carbon reduction, but on-site solar systems contribute to the carbon reduction we all need to support, and they make us look good while doing it.
August 6, 2021 by Suzanne Shelton
Floating wind has the potential to make a huge contribution to filling the installed capacity gap in renewables and represents a game changer for the energy sector globally.
August 5, 2021 by Mo Chatterji
Instead of having its tower embedded directly into the ground or the seafloor, a floating wind turbine sits on a platform with mooring lines, such as chains or ropes, that connect to anchors in the seabed below.
July 29, 2021 by Matthew Lackner
The U.S. is still fundamentally relying on the expertise of Scandinavian developers who got a head start in their countries more than a decade ago.
July 7, 2021 by Rebecca Karp
The current design makes blades difficult to recycle, but innovators are experimenting with ways to repurpose them for things such as playgrounds or to make them from different materials that can be reused at end of life.
June 11, 2021 by Sarah Golden
Sponsored: At the intersection of economic recovery and climate plans, solar street lighting is having a moment in the sun.
June 4, 2021 by Claire Phillips
The approval of Vineyard Wind I is a big step for an industry that promises healthier air and thousands of well-paying clean energy jobs.
June 3, 2021 by Nathanael Greene
The U.S. is way behind on wind energy. The Biden administration's new plan hopes to accelerate the federal process with funding and lowering barriers.
April 8, 2021 by Erin Baker
OSCs expand the potential applications of solar technology, but there are still challenges to be overcome before large-scale deployment.
March 25, 2021 by Kellie Stellmach
Turning deserts into solar energy farms could raise temperatures across the globe and cause devastating droughts in the Amazon.
March 25, 2021 by Zhengyao Lu
After years of false starts, offshore wind is poised to take off along the East Coast. Commitments by states to purchase renewable power, support from the Biden administration, and billions in new investment are all contributing to the emergence of this fledgling industry.
March 18, 2021 by Jon Hurdle
Solar energy is the fastest growing form of energy globally, rapidly scaling to meet increased demand. A driving force behind this trend is increased
March 17, 2021 by Hemlock Semiconductor
The Biden administration just backed the first commercial-scale offshore wind farm in the U.S., signaling that the political stars may finally be aligning for this energy resource.
March 12, 2021 by Sarah Golden
Steph Speirs and Shalanda Baker share insights about expanding fossil-free energy to more communities.
March 4, 2021 by Alec Appelbaum
Investors, consumers and employees are increasingly focused on corporate ESG goals. This newfound attention is a universally positive change, helping
February 16, 2021 by Ultra Low-Carbon Solar Alliance
Over the past few years, community solar has shown its resiliency as a great source of renewable energy. Recent restrictions and changes in energy use
February 10, 2021 by TrinaSolar
It’s a reflection of the growing, influential force of the clean energy sector itself that will be difficult for serious politicians to ignore forevermore.
January 22, 2021 by Sarah Golden
Solar is the fastest growing form of energy, and as more companies and governments turn to solar as a clean and affordable source of power, they often don’t
December 17, 2020 by Hemlock Semiconductor
Across the country, schools and learning institutions are implementing ambitious initiatives to reach renewability goals. One such school, Black Hills State
December 16, 2020 by TrinaSolar