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US Dept. of Energy, Project Partners Aim to Drive Down Cost of Solar Thermal Desalination

The US Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Solar Technologies Office (STO) on June 19 announced USD21 million of...

A Lender’s Perspective on Solar PV Technical Risks and Bankability

For a solar PV lender, the core challenge in ensuring the profitability of a PV investment lies in making correct assumptions at the planning...

Integrated Solar-Clean Energy Microgrid to Power Finland Industrial District

Last edited: June 28, 2018 @ 09:44 PM ETSolar energy will be a central feature of a hybrid, industrial-district microgrid in Finland. Incorporating fuel...

NRG Rolls Out Simplified, Fixed-Rate, Commercial-Industrial Solar Garden Energy-as-a-Service Product

US-based NRG Energy recently introduced a long-term, fixed-price, consumer solar energy product that management says enables commercial and industrial companies to acquire reliable, emissions-free...

Trump Administration Looks to Spur Next-Gen, US Solar Manufacturing with American-Made Solar Prize

The US Dept. of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy earlier this month launched a three-stage, USD3 million prize competition in a...

Distributed Solar-Storage is Going Great Guns in the Philippines

Investment in and deployment of distributed solar photovoltaic (PV) energy-battery energy storage systems is soaring in the Philippines amid efforts to electrify the countryside,...

Perovskite-Silicon Solar Cell Research Collaboration Hits 25.2% Efficiency

CPEC-7, 15 June 2018 - Oxford PVTM – The Perovskite CompanyTM, the leader in the field of perovskite solar cells, today announced that a 1 cm2 perovskite-silicon...

Utilities Hot on the Trail of Disruptive, Distributed Solar, Clean Energy Technology

An international group of 10 power utilities is in the midst of conducting the second edition of Free Electrons, a unique, utility-sponsored accelerator program...

Thin Film Solar Cells Market to Grow at 16% CAGR From 2016 to 2024

The Thin Film Solar Cells Market is set to grow from its current market value of more than $8 billion to over $30 billion...

Solar Gardens Take Root in Australia

Solar Gardens could sprout in cities around the world over the next few years as increased funding cultivates fertile minds to examine new alternatives...