“10 massive corporations going big on solar power”

“American businesses are investing record amounts in solar, with the top corporate users adding 325 megawatts (MW) of installed capacity last year, according to the “Solar Means Business 2017” report from the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). The… Read More

“Cheap renewable energy is killing India’s coal-based power plants”

“Renewable energy prices in India are crashing, leaving coal-based power plants in the country financially unviable in their wake. Over the last year, wind and solar power tariffs have fallen to a record low of around Rs2.4 per unit, much… Read More

“Alliant Energy’s Dubuque Solar Project Verified Envision Platinum by the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure”

“The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) announced today that the Dubuque Solar project, owned by Alliant Energy, recently earned the Envision Platinum rating for sustainable infrastructure – the highest Envision award level. This is the first solar project… Read More

“In Norway, an Ambitious New Standard for Green Building Is Catching On”

“In Drøbak, Norway, there’s a little school that’s one of the most unique — and possibly the greenest — in the world. On top, solar panels face the sun at a 33-degree angle, and beneath, energy wells tap… Read More

“Apple’s headquarters, facilities now powered by 100 percent renewable energy”

“Apple’s spaceship-like headquarters in Cupertino, California, is adorned in solar panels, a testament to the company’s pledge to power its facility with 100 percent renewable energy. “We’re committed to leaving the world better than we found it. After… Read More

“Portugal is showing that ambitious renewable energy goals are within reach”

“Portugal’s energy system operator had some interesting news to share once March had closed out. It seems that even as Portugal’s monthly energy consumption increased 9.7 percent compared to March 2017, the country produced enough renewable energy (just… Read More

“The biggest solar parks in the world are now being built in India”

“When completed, the Pavagada solar park is expected to produce 2,000 megawatts of electricity, enough to power 700,000 households — and the latest milestone in India’s transition to generating more green energy.” http://www.latimes.com/world/asia/la-fg-india-solar-20180319-story.html

“India Solar Goal’s Secret Weapon: Rooftops of Small Business”

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government seeks to achieve 100 gigawatts of solar installations by 2022. Of that, 40 gigawatts is expected to come from rooftop installations. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-03-05/india-solar-goal-has-a-secret-weapon-rooftops-of-small-business?utm_campaign=news&utm_medium=bd&utm_source=applenews

“Viewpoint: The Indian state to become a global leader in clean energy”

Wind and solar energy are expected to account for more than half of Tamil Nadu’s power by 2027. http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-42971504

“World’s Largest Solar-Wind-Storage Plant Planned for India”

“A wind, solar and battery storage plant is being planned for the southeastern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, which has faced power woes in recent months due to grid failure. The renewable energy facility will consist of 120… Read More