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Pick My Solar Partners with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and Local Non-Profits to Create An Online Solar Marketplace

Pick My Solar, Self-Reliance and the Marion Institute have finalized their installer selection for the 2017 Mass Solar Connect program, a partnership between MassCEC, local non-profits and an innovative Massachusetts-focused online solar marketplace. The program has officially launched and the public sign-up period is now open. Mass Solar Connect aims to increase the adoption of […]

Potluck Energy and Sunbug Solar Launch First Community Solar System in Somerville

Potluck Energy, PBC., a Benefit Corporation founded in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is pleased to announce the completion of Somerville’s first community solar system, located in downtown Davis Square. The solar system was designed, engineered and installed by SunBug Solar, founded in Somerville, with offices in Arlington and Westfield. The system is expected to begin providing electricity […]

Union of Concerned Scientists: States Enact Clean Energy Plans as White House Pulls out of Paris Climate Agreement

A dozen states, Puerto Rico, at least 80 mayors and more than 100 businesses will submit a plan to the United Nations showing how they will collectively reduce their global warming pollution in reaction to President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, the 2015 landmark international accord aimed at combating global warming. […]

Poll: Maine Voters Support Solar Energy, But Deeply Concerned About Affordable Energy and See Lowering Costs as Top Priority

Recent polling conducted for Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) examined how Maine voters feel about solar power, including concerns about the availability of affordable energy and the importance of lowering costs as a top priority for the state. Accordingly, the poll also asked voters about their feelings on rooftop solar, large-scale solar facilities, and the best […]

Aurora Solar Inc. Introduces Unprecedented Commercial Financial Analysis to Solar Design and Sales Platform

Aurora Solar Inc. has added financial analysis to its commercial suite, making it the solar industry’s only all-in-one solar design and sales platform for residential and commercial PV systems. To learn more visit www.aurorasolar.com. KEY HIGHLIGHTS: Aurora’s commercial financial analysis allows installers to compare the returns of any cash, lease, loan, or PPA financing option. […]

Monolith Solar Associates and Key Equipment Finance Relationship Surpasses $7 Million in Financed Solar Installations for Schools and Municipalities

Key Equipment Finance, one of the nation’s largest bank-held equipment finance companies and an affiliate of KeyCorp (NYSE: KEY), today announced it has provided $7.2 million in financing to Monolith Solar Associates LLC since 2016 for 17 projects benefitting schools and municipalities. Monolith Solar is a Rensselaer, N.Y.-based provider of best-in-class engineering, design, financing and […]

Abengoa receives final reception certificate for Baja California Sur IV electricity generation plant in Mexico

Abengoa (MCE: ABG/P:SM), the international company that develops innovative technology solutions for sustainable development in the energy and environment sectors, has received the final reception certificate by the Federal Electricity Commission in Mexico, for the Baja California Sur IV electricity generation plant, located 14 kilometers from the city of La Paz. This plant has been […]

DOE Announces $28 Million for Advanced Energy Systems

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the availability of approximately $28 million for cost-shared research and development. Three new funding opportunities will advance technologies related to advanced combustion systems, advanced turbines, and gasification as part of the Office of Fossil Energy’s (FE) Advanced Energy Systems program. Advanced energy conversion systems are designed to […]

SCE&G Launches South Carolina’s Largest Community Solar Program

SCE&G today introduced South Carolina’s largest community solar program (16 MWac), making solar generation available to electric customers who cannot, or do not wish to, install rooftop solar panels. Through the SCE&G Community Solar Program, residential customers and eligible nonresidential customers may now purchase or subscribe to solar panels at several solar facilities to be […]