U.S. Residential Solar Rooftop PV Installation

The Solar Energy Industries Association and The Solar Foundation Aim to Bring Down U.S....

So-called “soft costs” continue to account for a rising proportion of total installed solar energy systems costs in the U.S. That has led the...
MGM-Innova Financed Deployment of a Hybrid Solar PV-Diesel Generation and Distribution System at Red Frog Beach

The Market-Makers “De-Risking” Clean Energy Development in the Caribbean and Central America

The USAID Clean Energy Finance Facility for the Caribbean and Central America (CEFF-CCA) recently held a webinar during which a group of “market-making,” clean...
Green Property Investment 2018-2019

11 Reasons You Should Invest in Green Property in 2018-2019

Eco-friendly or green property is no longer a niche market. The rate of investment in this market is at all-time high. More and more...
Relationships Between Solar PV Technical Risks and Bankability

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...
Utilities Hot on the Trail of Disruptive Distributed Solar

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...
Solar PV Quality Conerns in Africa

Solar PV Quality Concerns in Africa

The need for a strong quality control, assurance and standards regime across the PV value chain in Africa is getting more critical. The associated...
Monitoring Electricity Meter During Duck Curve Periods

US Grid Operators, Utilities Getting to Know their “Duck Curves”

A phenomenon first observed in California around 2013, electricity supply-demand “duck curves” are emerging on grid systems elsewhere in the US. Utility grid customers...
Solar-Powered Roadways by Scott Brusaw

Long Road to Solar Salvation

Imagine a city with softened traffic sounds, where noise pollution has been dramatically cut, there are no vehicle exhaust fumes and the sky is...
Sahara Desert Solarification Process

Solarification of Deserts: the Case of Africa’s Sahara

From the pacific coastlines of the Atacama Desert to the sandy dunes of the Sahara; harvesting the abundant irradiance of the world’s deserts has...
Adoption of Energy Efficient Appliances Can Save Low-Income Household’s Money

State of Adoption: Energy Efficient Appliances/Practices in Africa

For many African countries, Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) are either absent or loosely regulated. Poor legislation and absent will for enforcement, have now...
World Bank - Solar Market Predictions

Africa Amidst 2018 Global Solar Market Predictions

GTM Research’s new Global Solar Data Hub projects that, “2018 will be the first-ever triple-digit year for the global solar market, with an anticipated 106...
Energy Consumption and Bitcoin Price Fluctuates

Will Energy Consumption Bring the Bitcoin-Blockchain Gravy Train to a Grinding Halt?

Last edited: January 29, 2018 @ 10:47 PM PSTAlong with the skyrocketing value and gyrations in exchange prices of Bitcoin and other, popular digital...

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