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Photovoltaics on the water in China's Solar Valley can be seen from space. Other notable installations are surfacing around the world.
September 23, 2022 by Victoria Masterson
Making solar panel recycling more commonplace will require a mix of technological advances, economic incentives and smart policies at the state and federal levels.
September 22, 2022 by Mike De Socio
In 2014, Vermont’s largest city became the first in the U.S. to be 100 percent powered by renewable energy. What’s happened since then?
August 31, 2022 by Sasha Weilbaker
Africa’s abundant solar and wind energy could make it a global hub for producing low-carbon hydrogen, the IEA says, but its residents still face access challenges.
August 30, 2022 by Victoria Masterson
The startup is answering the question: What's holding potential customers back?
August 24, 2022 by Jill Cliburn
Building highly efficient utility-scale solar farms on ever-smaller tracts of land is a top priority amid land-use conflicts over renewables.
August 18, 2022 by Cheryl Katz
An interview with CCSA chief executive and co-founder Jeff Cramer on accelerating community solar through business models and policies.
August 12, 2022 by Jill Cliburn
Investments in technologies that could enable green hydrogen to help decarbonize heavy industry and other big emitters continue to add up.
August 4, 2022 by Seb Peltekian
Biden declared photovoltaic panels and heat pumps essential to national defense — now he needs policies to stimulate demand.
July 7, 2022 by Daniel Cohan
Russia’s war in Ukraine has supercharged the move to wind and solar energy in Ireland and Europe.
July 6, 2022 by Andy Rowell
One key to success is early engagement by renewable developers with communities and nearby residents.
July 5, 2022 by Cullen Howe
It is always important to put challenges like this in context.
June 24, 2022 by Jon Smieja
Dozens of tribes are investing in solar, wind and hydro projects, building toward a more sustainable future.
June 9, 2022 by Ted McDermott
A staggering 1,400 GW of proposed generation and storage projects could connect to the grid — more than all existing U.S. power plants combined.
June 1, 2022 by Joachim Seel
The race to turbocharge the shift to clean energy has been slowed by unforeseen obstacles — in the form of trade policy and business model hiccups.
May 26, 2022 by John Howell
Meet Ambient Photonics, which just raised $30 million to produce low-light solar cells that can harvest energy from both natural and artificial sources.
May 26, 2022 by Heather Clancy
Organizations of all sizes are increasing their renewable energy programs in pursuit of decarbonization and net-zero goals. But even with renewable targets in place, many organizations don’t know where to start or the best path to get there. Renewable energy and decarbonization require a holistic approach, one based on both a thorough understanding of the available tools and a balance of core business objectives with sustainability targets.
May 3, 2022 by Enel X
The U.S. set climate goals, and domestic solar can both increase local energy security and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Now it needs to scale.
April 21, 2022 by David J. Feldman
The community solar market had a record year in 2020, accounting for 37 percent of annual non-residential solar capacity — up from just 13 percent in 2016.
February 10, 2022 by Sarah Golden
The energy landscape is changing quickly, and it affects every organization and every sector in countless ways. From energy prices to grid reliability to
February 3, 2022 by Enel X
Jim Robo’s quest to turn a dirty old electric utility into the world’s mostly-green energy powerhouse.
January 27, 2022 by Kari Huus
A facility in Colton Agua Mansa, California, is among the first of its kind.
January 10, 2022 by Audrey Henderson
Solar farms are proliferating on undeveloped land, often harming ecosystems. But placing solar canopies on large parking lots offers a host of advantages — making use of land that is already cleared, producing electricity close to those who need it, and even shading cars.
January 5, 2022 by Richard Conniff
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
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