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U.S. eliminating tariff exemption for imports of new solar panel technology

WASHINGTON: U.S. trade officials said on Friday they were eliminating the exemption for bifacial solar panels from the Trump administration’s tariffs on overseas-made solar products. The office of the U.S. Trade Representative said in an online statement it was withdrawing the exclusion for imported bifacial solar panels, a new technology through which power is produced […]

Lightsource BP Closes Financing for 125 Megawatts of Solar Projects Across Four States in the US

Lightsource BP to build, own and operate portfolio of seven utility-scale solar projects SAN FRANCISCO : Lightsource BP announced today that it has successfully completed over $140 million in funding, including the tax equity investment and long-term debt financing for a portfolio of seven utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects across the US. Lightsource BP secured […]

U.S. Department of Energy Announces $110M for Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage

Washington, D.C.: The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) has announced approximately $110 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development (R&D) projects under three funding opportunity announcements (FOAs). Approximately $75M is for awards selected under two FOAs announced earlier this fiscal year; $35M is for a new FOA. These […]