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Companies seek carbon tax from U.S. Congress

Representatives from more than 70 companies met with U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday to push for a tax on carbon emissions to fight climate change, and a senator said bipartisan legislation containing such a plan could be introduced in weeks. The gathering, which included PepsiCo, Johnson & Johnson, Tesla and General Mills, was the largest business […]

GAF Energy Claims to Have Installed ‘Hundreds’ of Its Solar Roofs, Outpacing Tesla

As part of a huge roofing company, GAF Energy says its customer-acquisition costs are lower than the industry’s average, giving it an advantage. GAF Energy, the solar roof company owned by global roofing manufacturer Standard Industries, says its contractors have deployed “hundreds” of installations since its January launch, suggesting it may be outpacing larger rival […]

ACORE Statement on the “BEST Act”

Statement from Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) WASHINGTON, D.C.: “We congratulate Senators Collins, Heinrich and all of the other cosponsors on their bipartisan legislation to fund important energy storage research. This effort will help drive innovation and yield significant long-term benefits for our nation’s grid and energy consumers. […]

Enertis Provides Services to Goldman Sachs for Over 500MW in 2019 Q1

SAN FRANCISCO: Enertis, a global consulting and engineering firm specialized in providing technical advisory, engineering, and quality assurance services, has supported Goldman Sachs Renewable Power LLC (“GSRP”), a company managed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management, in the acquisition of three solar PV portfolios which accumulate over 500 MW of utility scale and C&I asserts in the […]