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Engineering a Bright Future

While the solar panels will provide around 12 per cent of the school’s annual electricity needs, the panels themselves act as a bonus. The main driver for the project is education.

New Analysis: The $1T 2030 American Renewable Investment Goal Remains Within Reach, but Pandemic Presents Challenges

A new analysis released today finds that investors remain optimistic about long-term renewable energy growth, even as companies experience significant near-term headwinds from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Breakthrough Machine Learning Approach Quickly Produces 50X Higher-Resolution Climate Data

This approach will enable scientists to complete renewable energy studies in future climate scenarios faster and with more accuracy.

Silicon Ranch Launches Regenerative Energy at Tennessee’s Largest Operating Solar Farm

In the case of the Millington Solar Farm, Silicon Ranch has partnered with Cabriejo Ranch to release over 1,000 ewes to graze on the site. Along with other regenerative practices in place, the grazing of these ewes is a critical component of Regenerative Energy™.

Solar Tracker Configuration, The Key to Reducing the LCOE

The solar tracker market is increasingly more focused on the role of wind as a decisive factor leading to reduced solar project power generation.

Cattle Ranch Beefs Up Savings with Solar Energy

The farmer realized it would be more cost-effective and environmentally sound to begin sourcing their electricity from the sun. Impressively, the new solar system provides enough energy to irrigate 450 hectares (1,112 acres) of corn, oat and pastures for cattle ranching.

Why Resource Recovery is Critical to the Future of Clean Transportation

Recently, a report from industry analysts stated that by the end of this year - 2020 - China alone will generate approximately 500,000 metric tons of used lithium-ion batteries and that by 2030.

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Nearly 650 Companies Urge Congress to Include Solar in Recovery Legislation

The letter calls on members of Congress to pass legislation that would push out deadlines for the solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and create a direct pay option, both of which would help the economy recover from COVID-19.

Stationary Battery Storage Market To Exceed USD 120 Billion By 2030

Surging popularity of renewable energy sources like wind and solar along with growing electrification initiatives across rural sectors might accelerate the adoption of off-grid services.

AN AUTOMOBILE FUTURE WHICH IS ELECTRIC

There have been debates regarding the pollution caused during the manufacturing of batteries for Electric Vehicles. For instance, some studies seem to suggest that the life-cycle emissions (including battery manufacturing) of an electric vehicle barely helps in reducing carb

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Report: Clean Energy Stimulus Could Create 860,000 U.S. Jobs, Add $330 Billion to GDP

• Report models impact of $99.2 billion of federal investments in existing programs and funding vehicles • Stimulus could help get more than 500,000 unemployed clean energy workers in every state back on the job quickly

Green hydrogen experts, Logan Energy, on course to improve air quality in £1million project

Hydrogen tech firm, Logan Energy, has been selected to deliver a unique green hydrogen production and refuelling unit that turns water into transport fuel; the first of its kind in North West England.

Ultra-Fast Charging Pioneer StoreDot Named BloombergNEF 2020 Pioneers Winner

• StoreDot named as one of ten 'game-changing' companies leading transformative technologies • Award recognizes crucial role of ultra-fast charging technology in driving mainstream adoption of electric vehicles by overcoming range and charging anxiety

SunPower's Planned Spin-Off, Maxeon Solar Technologies, and Enphase Energy Announce High-Efficiency AC Module Partnership for International Solar Customers

Solar Industry Leaders Join Forces to Reach Growing Residential Demand for Streamlined Solar Solutions in Key International Markets

Solar FlexRack Supplies Trackers for 14 Primergy Solar Projects in Illinois

Solar FlexRack TDP 2 Trackers installed in Fulton County Project, one of Primergy Solar's projects from its Illinois portfolio.

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