Two solar PV projects totaling 550 MW, in the same area as the recently opened Ivanpah power plant, receive federal approval. Watch for tortoise issues.
Clean energy sources accounted for over half of Europe’s primary energy production in 2012, according to data just released by the EU.
“The Solutions Project” by Stanford’s Mark Jacobson (with help from actor Mark Ruffalo) points the way to an all-wind, water and sunlight future for every state in the union.
A county building in Duluth, Minn., gets three 10 kilowatt systems, two homegrown and one from China, in a test of solar in the northland.
The solar pipeline is brimming with projects under 5 megawatts that can typically be approved and completed within a matter of months.
Farmers in California’s parched Central Valley are using a new solar powered desalination system to give them fresh water to grow crops.
Last week marked the start of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015 with the announcement of 20 new collegiate teams selected to compete.