By Silvio Marcacci on May 25, 2012
Utilities in California and New Jersey dominated the top-ten list of new solar interconnected by American electric utilities in 2011, according to the fifth-annual report from the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA).
Category: Energy Industry | Tags: california, distributed generation, JCPL, new jersey, PGE, Photovoltaic, PSE&G, PV, rooftop solar, SCE, SEPA, SMUD, Solar Electric Power Association, solar power, Utility | 5
By Silvio Marcacci on February 6, 2012
Solar power has been one of renewable energy’s biggest success stories, especially in Europe. But a combination of austerity measures by cash-strapped governments and the industry’s success are creating cloudy skies on the clean energy horizon.
Category: Energy Industry, Policy & Economy | Tags: europe, European Photovoltaic Industry Association, feed-in tariff, FIT, germany, Greece, renewable energy, solar, solar power, Solar subsidy, Spain, united kingdom | 2
By The Guardian on September 20, 2011
Chinese villagers protesting about pollution were dispersed by riot police in Haining, Zhejiang province
Category: Energy, Energy Industry, Policy & Economy | Tags: Article, China, Energy, environment, Human Rights, International, Jonathan Watts, Law, Main section, News, protest, renewable energy, solar power, The Guardian, World news | 0
By Zachary Shahan on August 29, 2011
Solar power is evolving every day, and a solar car race across Australia is part of that.
Category: Energy, Transportation | Tags: cars, clean energy, cleantech, races, solar, solar car race, solar cells, solar energy, solar power, solar technology, Transportation, world solar challenge | 2
By Zachary Shahan on July 10, 2011
Italy is looking to get a solar energy boost from Enel Green Power, which just announced plans to construct two large concentrated solar power (CSP) plants. But Italy’s still got a ways to go to catch up with the CSP world leaders.
Category: Energy Industry | Tags: concentrated solar power, concentrated solar power italy, csp, csp italy, enel, enel green power, italy, italy solar, italy solar power, solar, solar energy, solar power | 7