Two Community Solar Farms Electrify New York’s Hudson Valley

Solstice Power Technologies and ForeFront Power say that two community solar farms in Orange and Ulster counties, N.Y., have turned on for customers of Orange & Rockland and Central Hudson utilities. Community solar allows residents to enroll in a local,… Read moreTwo Community Solar Farms Electrify New York’s Hudson Valley

Penn State Investigates How Solar Farms Can Increase Pollinator Populations

A new undertaking at Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences will look at how solar farms can contribute to healthy ecosystems and boost pollinator populations. “We have been given a remarkable opportunity to show how renewable energy production can be… Read morePenn State Investigates How Solar Farms Can Increase Pollinator Populations

Are off-grid green-hydrogen wind/solar farms a good idea?

This article is part of an in-depth special report on green hydrogen For hydrogen to be green, it needs to be produced using 100% renewable energy via electrolysis. The obvious method of doing this would be to buy renewable electricity… Read moreAre off-grid green-hydrogen wind/solar farms a good idea?

Fifteen Community Solar Farms Completed In Minnesota

CleanChoice Energy has announced that construction is complete on a 20 MW portfolio of community solar farms in Minnesota. The portfolio consists of 15 individual projects that are now open for enrollment by Minnesota residents. The projects, which are owned… Read moreFifteen Community Solar Farms Completed In Minnesota

CleanChoice Helps Support Healthy Habitat For Bees On Solar Farms

CleanChoice Energy has announced a new partnership with Bolton Bees, a family-owned business that promotes the productive use of land at ground-mounted solar farms. Through the collaboration, CleanChoice Energy will support the creation of safe, pollinator-friendly spaces under and around… Read moreCleanChoice Helps Support Healthy Habitat For Bees On Solar Farms

Research student to shine a light on the efficiency of solar farms

Solar farms have been the subject of many political debates over recent years, not just about whether they significantly contribute to solving our energy problems, but whether they compromise food production by taking away valuable land. Alex Laws, from Moulton… Read moreResearch student to shine a light on the efficiency of solar farms

Solar energy farms could offer second life for electric vehicle batteries

As electric vehicles rapidly grow in popularity worldwide, there will soon be a wave of used batteries whose performance is no longer sufficient for vehicles that need reliable acceleration and range. But a new study shows that these batteries could… Read moreSolar energy farms could offer second life for electric vehicle batteries

India to build solar, wind farms along Pakistan border

India plans to build a string of renewable energy projects along its sun-baked, wind-whipped western border, officials said Monday, as New Delhi continues an ambitious programme to reduce the country’s dependence on fossil fuels. Mired in an economic slowdown, the… Read moreIndia to build solar, wind farms along Pakistan border

Enel Green Power Fuels Recovery by Connecting Three New Wind Farms in North America

-Enel Green Power North America has begun operating a 50 MW expansion to the High Lonesome wind farm in Texas, increasing the project’s total capacity to 500 MW -The 105 MW Riverview and 29.4 MW Castle Rock Ridge II wind… Read moreEnel Green Power Fuels Recovery by Connecting Three New Wind Farms in North America

JinkoSolar Launches its Tiger Pro Series of PV Modules

JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd., a solar module manufacturer, has launched its Tiger Pro module series. The module series can generate a maximum power output of up to 580 Wp, which is 40% higher than current mainstream products installed in utility… Read moreJinkoSolar Launches its Tiger Pro Series of PV Modules