By Joanna M. Foster on March 28, 2014
The construction project will employ 400 people and, when completed in 2015, will generate 250 megawatts or enough energy to power 93,000 homes in Los Angeles.
By Jeff Spross on March 24, 2014
An analysis by Eclareon shows solar's levelized cost of energy at grid parity with other sources of electricity in both countries -- and coming up quick in others.
By Jeff Spross on March 12, 2014
SolarCity and Best Buy have just announced a deal to get customers low-cost and low-hassle solar power for their homes.
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By Katie Valentine on March 11, 2014
Last week was a good week for solar power in California.
By Joanna M. Foster on March 11, 2014
A new poll of over 1,400 U.S. homeowners concludes that homeowners want choice in how they get their power and control over who provides it.
By Jeff Spross on March 5, 2014
Far more solar was installed in the fourth quarter of 2013 than in any previous quarter, making it the second-largest source of new electricity that year.
By Jeff Spross on February 28, 2014
Wind energy kept prices 40 percent lower than they would've otherwise been during the country's recent heat waves, while distributed solar power cut demand.
By Jeff Spross on February 27, 2014
The solar industry's workforce is projected to grow substantially in the coming years, making it a key opportunity for boosting veterans' employment.
By Emily Atkin on February 21, 2014
Before President Obama's election in 2008, there had been no solar projects approved on public lands. With these two approvals, there are now 50.
By Lauren C. Williams on February 21, 2014
SolarCoin rewards people for generating solar power.