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Tesla slashes prices on home solar systems to spur sales

Effective on Thursday, price quotes for potential solar customers will be between $3,000 and $5,000 lower, representing savings of about 15 to 25 percent.

Solar Spotlight: Pistachio and Almond Grower Invests in Solar for a Harvest of Savings

The ground-mounted system installed by JKB Energy located in Kettleman City, California, is the second largest net-metered solar project in PG&E territory and has a projected annual savings of $435,490

Transformative Utility-Scale Energy Storage Technology

The Tata Power Company to deploy an initial 35 MWh Energy Vault system planned for 2019; CEMEX partnership will support rapid adoption and deployment of Energy Vault’s unique storage solution.

Geo-exchange: Green Potential Muddied by Misconceptions

We can’t have confusion hamper uptake of geo-exchange technology. That matters, because the technology has the potential to be a key contributor to decarbonization efforts and offers real benefits to American businesses, households and grid operators.

NRG Systems Displays Forgotten Carter Administration Solar Panel

Once Buried in a White House Warehouse, the Historic Panel is on Display in Vermont.

Statewide Renewable and RPCS Build 1.2MW Solar Site in South Texas

Statewide Renewable is working with partners like RPCS to further their commitment to helping commercial, industrial, educational, and property development sectors in reducing energy costs while also reducing their carbon footprint.

6 Benefits of Automating Your Renewable Energy Asset Management

Automating your processes is important for a variety of reasons and can be done with very little effort using an asset management software like BluePoint. Here are 6 benefits to automating your asset management workflows with software:

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NREL Identifies Where New Solar Technologies Can Be Flexible

Rigid silicon solar panels dominate the utility and residential markets, but opportunity exists for thin-film photovoltaic and emerging technologies notable for being lightweight and flexible

Stanford researchers develop a rooftop device that can make solar power and cool buildings

Tom Abate for Stanford News: A new rooftop device under development will be able to produce electricity from sunlight while also beaming heat directly into space to cool buildings.

sonnen and Pearl Homes Partner to Develop the First Affordable, Carbon-Free Home Community

Pearl Homes and sonnen create a community of solar + storage smart homes using Google Home, showcasing the future for affordable carbon-free living via energy storage, home automation and homebuilding

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Quantum Materials Corp to Establish Large Scale Quantum Dot Production in Assam India via License and Development Agreement with Amtronics CC.

QMC grants a "right of use" of QMC Intellectual Property for development, manufacture and commercialization of quantum dots to Amtronics CC in Assam India to support end-use products in thin-film quantum dot solar cells (QDSC), solid-state LED lighting (SSL) and state of the art display applications

EU Parliament approves new rules to meet 2030 renewable energy target

The European Parliament has recently signed off on new renewables and energy efficiency regulations, including the approval of a renewable energy target of at least 32 percent for 2030. The renewables target would be binding throughout the European Union (EU).

Energy Storage North America 2018 Concludes with Successful Collaboration on Global Intersection of Power and Transportation

Amplified by the presence of two co-located events, a record number of international attendees, and inspiring keynote speeches from industry visionaries and public policy champions, ESNA 2018 was the most successful to date.

Global Clean Energy Inc. THIRD QUARTER UPDATE: July thru end of Sept 2018

Global Clean Energy, Inc. is well positioned to take advantage of the tremendous opportunities in the alternative energy industry due to its technology, project development approach and financial engineering expertise. The Company is structured to be a low-cost supplier in its selected market niches and will be positioned to survive periods of market weakness and to thrive during market expansions. GCE is focused on 5 key development and plant investment principles: 1. Controlling Feedstock 2. Aggregating waste-to-energy conversion technologies 3. Developing alternative fuels with F-500 EPC and O & M companies 4. Providing development capital utilizing EPC backed technologies with performance guarantees 5. Generating high IRR

kWh Analytics Structures Solar Revenue Puts on $250 Million of Solar Assets

Rapid adoption of the Solar Revenue Put is improving the economics of solar power and accelerating the growth of the solar industry.

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