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Québec to Advance Ambitious Solar Plans

Pierre Arcand, Québec’s Minister of Energy and Natural Resources has unveiled the Action Plan 2017-2020 that contains 42 specified measures and represents an investment of $1.5 billion for Québec’s energy transition. The action plan includes the development of a 100 MW utility-scale solar facility and a “smart and solar home” demonstration program. John Gorman, President […]

Energy Department Announces Nearly $9 Million for Small Businesses Focused on Clean Energy Innovations

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced $8.7 million for 58 grants to small businesses in 22 states to develop clean energy technologies with a strong potential for commercialization and job creation. These clean energy projects—among a total of 263 grants DOE-wide—help small businesses with promising ideas that could improve manufacturing processes, boost building […]

Sustainability-Minded University of California, Merced, Selects SunPower for 5-Megawatt Solar Energy System with Storage

The University of California, Merced’s precedent-setting Triple Zero Commitment aims for zero net energy use, the creation of zero net landfill waste and climate neutrality on campus by 2020, a goal that coincides with the university’s expansion project to nearly double the campus’s physical capacity by that same year. In support of UC Merced’s goals, […]

Bay Area News Group Names NEXTracker Winner of Bay Area 2017 Top Workplaces Award

Today, NEXTracker™, the global leader in solar tracker technology, has been awarded a 2017 Top Workplaces honor by the Bay Area News Group. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Several […]

Sustainability-Minded University of California, Merced, Selects SunPower for 5-Megawatt Solar Energy System with Storage

The University of California, Merced’s precedent-setting Triple Zero Commitment aims for zero net energy use, the creation of zero net landfill waste and climate neutrality on campus by 2020, a goal that coincides with the university’s expansion project to nearly double the campus’s physical capacity by that same year. In support of UC Merced’s goals, […]

SUNation Solar Systems Celebrates Their 14th Anniversary With Their 2,500th Solar Installation On Long Island

Ronkonkoma-based solar design and installation company, SUNation Solar Systems, is celebrating their 14th anniversary as a company this month, which coincides with their 2,500th solar photovoltaic (PV) system installation on Long Island. SUNation’s installation team completed the milestone installation today at the home of Holbrook resident, Chris Cirneanu. The 8,829 watt SunPower system is expected […]