by Katie Valentine Posted on November 3, 2014 Updated: November 4, 2014
"It's going to be more difficult if Scott is re-elected," said Scott McIntyre, CEO of Florida-based Solar Energy Management. "The utilities know and that's why they're giving so much money to to Scott."
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on October 28, 2014 Updated: October 28, 2014
Deep in tobacco country, the once booming Phillip Morris cigarette plant in Concord, North Carolina has been reborn into a facility that churns out batteries for solar and wind farms.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 22, 2014
For large utility-scale solar systems, the price is as low as $1.92 per watt -- 59 percent below where it was expected to be at this time back in 2010.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 17, 2014 Updated: October 17, 2014
The company is bypassing the financial industry to offer a direct-to-consumer bond for $1000 a piece that will help finance its ongoing installations of residential solar.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 15, 2014
Over the next 26 years, sub-Saharan Africa will start to unlock its "vast renewable energy resources," according to the IEA.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 8, 2014
When it comes to spreading green energy, innovation in how we pay for it can be as important as innovation in how we produce it.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 3, 2014
An analysis by HSBC suggests a solar-plus-battery home system will be cheaper than grid power in Germany within a few years. And everyone else may not be far behind.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 1, 2014
Tampa's electric utility is installing the equivalent of more than five football fields of solar panels at the Tampa International Airport.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 18, 2014 Updated: September 18, 2014
A new report says 72,000 could add solar cost effectively, increasing the country's total solar capacity by 5.4 gigawatts.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 16, 2014
The indoor air pollution from fuels the global poor burn to cook and light and heat their homes cause as many as 4.3 million deaths a year. Here's how solar power could begin alleviating the problem.