Latest News:
California invested heavily in solar power. Now there's so much that other states are sometimes paid to take it - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

California invested heavily in solar power. Now there's so much that other states are sometimes paid to take it
Los Angeles Times
On 14 days during March, Arizona utilities got a gift from California: free solar power. Well, actually better than free. California produced so much solar power on those days that it paid Arizona to take excess electricity its residents weren't using .
World's biggest coal company closes 37 mines as solar power's influence growsThe Independent
Trina Solar Modules Now Producing Electricity At India's 2nd Largest Solar Power ProjectCleanTechnica
US gets 10 percent of energy from wind and solar for first timeTreehugger

all 103 news articles »
..


Solar power output up 10 percent in new panels, CWRU awarded federal grant to test durability - cleveland.com

cleveland.com

Solar power output up 10 percent in new panels, CWRU awarded federal grant to test durability
cleveland.com
High-energy PERC solar cells have been installed on these five new townhouses on Pendleton Street in the Over-the-Rhine downtown neighborhood in Cincinnati. Manufactured in the United States by SolarWorld, each solar panel can generate 340 watts .

..


The World's First Power Plant Combining Hydroelectricity and Solar Energy Is Now Open - Futurism

Futurism

The World's First Power Plant Combining Hydroelectricity and Solar Energy Is Now Open
Futurism
The world's first hybrid hydroelectric and solar power installation is now operational in Portugal. The station uses floating photovoltaic cells to collect sunlight during the day and makes use of hydroelectric power at night and during peak hours.

..


Wind, solar do not harm power grid reliability-draft US study - Reuters

Reuters

Wind, solar do not harm power grid reliability-draft US study
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The growth of renewable power, including wind and solar, has not harmed the reliability of the U.S. electricity grid, according to a draft U.S. Department of Energy study, echoing the findings of grid operators across the country.
Review hopes to resolve issue of solar power generators locked out of FiTBusinessWorld Online Edition

all 10 news articles »
..


How solar power is helping Gaza residents overcome electricity crisis - The National

The National

How solar power is helping Gaza residents overcome electricity crisis
The National
On a friend's advice, he invested in solar energy. In May, he spent about Dh7,350 EUR” which he is still paying off EUR” on four shiny solar panels on the roof, next to his nephew's pigeon coop. The panels provide the electricity Mr Dahman's family uses .

..


Utility giant announces solar plants in the heart of coal country - Washington Examiner

Washington Examiner

Utility giant announces solar plants in the heart of coal country
Washington Examiner
Duke Energy, one of the country's largest coal utilities, announced Friday that it will build three large solar power plants in the coal mining state of Kentucky to complement its coal and natural gas power plants. "Our customers want solar," said Jim .
Duke Energy eyes its first solar power plants in KentuckySeeking Alpha
Duke Energy will build three utility-owned solar projects in KentuckyCharlotte Business Journal

all 17 news articles »
..