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Newly Formed Strategic Solar Sourcing Equips Small And Medium Size Companies To Compete In Solar

The newly formed Strategic Solar Sourcing will provide enterprise-quality, supply chain services and products for residential and C&I solar installers, developers, EPCs, and other solar professionals with direct-to-manufacturer pricing without the need for large purchases.

The Latest Developments in the Electric Vehicle Industry

The electric vehicle market is performing better than ever before, averaging over 4,000 new registrations per month in 2017.

EY Survey Finds Us Consumers, Businesses Expect Massive Energy Transition in Next Decade

"Across the US, energy consumers are caught between two desires: protecting the environment while keeping energy costs in check," said Mitch Fane, US Energy Market Leader, Ernst & Young LLP.

Cracking the Code of Biomass Corrosion with HVTS

Biomass energy is a hot topic in our current climate. While some operators build new biomass-fired boilers, others retrofit old coal-fired boilers to burn biomass. Alcali- and sulfide-induced corrosion, however, has become a problem for many boilers.

HUB SB20 Energy Management and Storage System

As many industry technology integrators are learning, energy management solutions should no longer be considered as an add-on after the project. Instead, this category should now be viewed as a necessary part of the infrastructure, along with the network and control system.

Mitigating Frost Upheaval with Earth Anchor Mounting System

This technology allows a project to mitigate a lot of the typical pain points which are usually associated with solar ground mount installs making it faster and cheaper to install and with fewer assets required.

Sustainable, Conscious Capitalism: The Way Forward

Adopting conscious capitalism does not mean that you can’t pursue profit. Rather, it focuses on profiting while considering the interests of all stakeholders (even the ones that can’t speak for themselves, like the environment).

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Neutrinovoltaic Technology: Solar Cells That Don't Need Light

The neutrinovoltaic technology developed by the Neutrino Energy Group derives electrical energy from neutrinos, which are invisible particles that bombard the Earth in roughly equal numbers every moment of every day.

Wind powers opportunity: American Wind Week 2019 kicks off August 11

During Wind Week, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) and supporters of wind energy highlight the many ways that wind powers opportunity at dozens of events across the country and online with #AmericanWindWeek.

ENERGY STORAGE INVESTMENTS BOOM AS BATTERY COSTS HALVE IN THE NEXT DECADE

BNEF’s annual outlook revises up its forecast for global investment in stationary energy storage, and sees majority of capacity likely to be grid-scale

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Bloom Energy Introduces 'AlwaysON' Microgrid Solution to Provide Power Resiliency During Grid Outages

Simplified Microgrid Solution and Short-Term Financing Options Put Clean, Reliable, Always-On, On-Site Power Within Reach for More Customers

NEC to Install More than 20MW of Municipal Energy Storage Projects in New England

Programs save ratepayer's money, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and provide energy resiliency

Solar Integrated Roofing Corporation Enters Agreement to Acquire One of San Diego's Most Prominent Roofing & Solar Companies, with Nearly $12 Million Annual Revenues

Solar Integrated Roofing Corporation (OTC PINK: SIRC) CEO David Massey announced the company has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire one of the oldest and most prominent roofing and solar companies in San Diego.

Wave energy gets boost to pioneer green economy with US patent approval.

US Patent Office grants AW-Energy's Patent Application for WaveRoller® technology.

Neutrino Energy - Game-Changing Energy-Generation Technology

How Renewable Energy Is Possible Without Environmental Degradation

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Emily Folk - Contributing Author

Emily Folk - Contributing Author

Emily is an environmental writer, covering topics in renewable energy and sustainability. She is also the editor of Conservation Folks.