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Terabase Raises $6M Series A to Lower Cost of Utility-Scale Solar

The startup from SunPower alums tracks 100 different components of large-scale solar development, to squeeze out cost wherever possible. A year after launching, solar software startup Terabase Energy has raised $6 million to keep growing its team and services. The Berkeley-based company emerged when SunPower wound down its project development business. Several former SunPower employees […]

How California’s ambitious new climate plan could help speed energy transformation around the world

EV Charging Infrastructure Has a Soft Costs Problem

The EV charging industry needs to follow solar’s lead in streamlining installations, a new report from the Rocky Mountain Institute says. The U.S. solar industry has spent a decade working to streamline and reduce the “soft costs” of projects, which include less-visible expenses in areas like customer acquisition, permitting, financing and installation. Now it’s time […]

Scaling EV Charging On City Streets, Creatively