Boosting Distributed Solar, Distributed Clean Energy Investment among Institutional Real Estate Investors

Densely packed commercial, residential and mixed-use buildings and real estate predominate and define cities the world over. With comparatively little in the way of...

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...

CrossBoundary Energy, The Rockefeller Foundation Launch Sub-Saharan Africa Mini-Grid Innovation Lab, R&D Fund

CrossBoundary Energy and The Rockefeller Foundation on April 24 launched the Mini-Grid Innovation Lab for Sub-Saharan Africa, an R&D fund that aims to develop...

Two Cohorts, Nine Research Teams Leverage Network Learning Effect to Spur Solar Energy-Grid Innovation, Resilience

Last edited: May 2, 2018 @ 11:25 PM ETThe US Dept. of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) recently enlisted an inaugural cohort of...

Sun Exchange Prepares for Launch of Developing World Solar Project Default Insurance Fund

Sun Exchange is one of a growing roster of ambitious, digital tech-driven social enterprises looking to do good in the world by broadening access...

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...

Great Britain Electricity Market Summary Q1 2018: Solar Farms Boost Renewables Generation in First Quarter

Solar farms contributed to record levels of power generation from renewable sources in the first three months of the year.This is one of several...

Cypress Creek, Lockheed Martin Team Up with North Carolina Energy Co-op to Integrate 12 Lithium-Ion Energy Storage Systems at Solar PV Farms

Last edited: April 12, 2018 @ 10:33 AM ET Energy “prosumers” (producer-consumers) are choosing to add lithium-ion battery (LiB) energy storage to on-site, “behind the...

Oxford PV Perovskite Solar Cells Show Positive Environmental Impact First Results

Preliminary results from independent study on perovskite solar technology leader’s photovoltaic cells show positive impact on global warming and energy demand. .td-post-content .td_quote_box p{font-size:20px;text-align:left;}Oxford, 04...

NREL Opens Large Database of Inorganic Thin-Film Materials

An extensive experimental database of inorganic thin-film materials that organizes a decade’s worth of research at the Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory...