Genesis Solar Project secures a partial final loan guarantee from the Department of Energy for its parabolic trough concentrating solar power facility in Calif.
The U.S. Department of Energy announces more federal backing, to the tune of $1.8 billion, for two concentrated solar power projects in California.
A federal lawsuit claims the BLM failed to adequate consult with Native Americans before approving six big solar power plants in the California desert.
The federal government has signed off on another large scale solar plant on public lands in California as it moves to up the nation’s clean energy portfolio.
The California Energy Commission, in an expected move, approves its fifth and sixth large solar power plants as part of an aggressive clean energy push.