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Sunrun Launches New Solar Financing Options

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by Derek Markham

Potential clean energy customers now have a few more options for paying for their residential solar energy system, thanks to the launch of several new solar financing programs from Sunrun. One of the hurdles to home [&hellip... Read More


Consumer Technology

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Opower And Nest Lead Home Energy Management Vendors

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill

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A new Leaderboard Report from Navigant Research identifies Opower and Nest as the two leading home energy management vendors. Specifically, Navigant concluded that “Opower sustains success with a leading suite of solutions, while Google’s Nest Labs innovates [&hellip... Read More


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Predicting The Energy Of Wave Energy

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill

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A journal article published in August has attempted to address the issue of indeterminacy in wave energy by creating a technique designed to predict the energy in waves. Published in the journal Ocean Engineering, the paper — Short-term [&hellip... Read More


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NV Energy Cuts Interconnection Application Times By 63%

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by Guest Contributor

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Originally published on Clean Power Research. By Scott Tewel NV Energy’s incentive and interconnection application volumes have grown tremendously in the past 12 months—by 15 times. As many program administrators know, this type of rapid growth [&hellip... Read More


Climate Change

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First 3 Days of Bonn UN Climate Talks Achingly Slow

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert

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So, how are things going partway into the five-day Bonn climate negotiating session of the UN’s “Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform”? [Reminder: as of Thursday noontime, there are only 6.5 more official session [&hellip... Read More


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Help Save UK Solar From The Axe

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by Roy L Hales

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Originally published on The ECOreport. In 2010, the UK set up a solar feed-in tariff (FiT) that has been far more successful than it anticipated. The country slashed it in half the following year and now proposes [&hellip... Read More


Batteries

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3 Steps To Maximize The Value Of Batteries

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by Rocky Mountain Institute

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Originally published on RMI Outlet by Garrett Fitzgerald and Jesse Morris RMI will be hosting a workshop on this topic in advance of the Energy Storage North America Conference and Expo in San Diego on Monday, [&hellip... Read More


Policy & Politics

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Delhi Eyes 2 GW Rooftop Solar Power Capacity By 2022

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal

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Constrained by a shortage of land to set up large-scale solar power projects, the Delhi Government is looking at innovative ways to promote rooftop solar power projects. Delhi’s Ministry of Power recently announced that it is planning to [&hellip... Read More


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India’s Installed Solar Power Capacity Tops 4 GW 

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal

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India’s installed solar power capacity has officially crossed the 4 GW mark, the country’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy announced recently. As of 31 July 2015, India reached an installed solar power capacity of 4.1 [&hellip... Read More


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