Prodiel to install 500 MW at two photovoltaic plants in Spain for Solarcentury

Talayuela Solar, with 300 MW, will become one of the largest photovoltaic plants on the Iberian peninsula, while Cabrera Solar, with 200 MW, will be the largest in the whole of Andalusia. Renewable energy multinational Prodiel will be in charge… Read moreProdiel to install 500 MW at two photovoltaic plants in Spain for Solarcentury

EDF Renewables North America Installs Clean Energy Microgrid at its Headquarters

System combines solar, battery storage and electric vehicle charging to generate onsite green energy and reduce demand charges EDF Renewables North America today announced the operation of its Innovation Drive Microgrid. The system is comprised of a 209 kWp solar… Read moreEDF Renewables North America Installs Clean Energy Microgrid at its Headquarters

DOE Celebrates Black History Month: Distinguished Scientists Past and Present

Black History Month marks a time to recognize, celebrate, and reflect on the history and lives of African Americans in America.  Notably, this year marks the 150th anniversary of the ratification of the Fifteenth Amendment, which granted black men the… Read moreDOE Celebrates Black History Month: Distinguished Scientists Past and Present

Rocky Mountain Institute, Clinton Foundation Release Rooftop Solar Report

Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), an independent nonprofit that transforms global energy use to create a clean and secure low-carbon future, and the Clinton Foundation say they have released a report, Solar Under Storm II, focusing on best practices for installing… Read moreRocky Mountain Institute, Clinton Foundation Release Rooftop Solar Report

Generac Names Solar Alliance as Preferred PWRcell Installer

Solar Alliance Energy Inc., an energy solutions provider focused on residential, commercial and industrial solar installations, says it has signed an agreement with Generac Power Systems Inc., a company that specializes in home backup generators, to participate in the Clean… Read moreGenerac Names Solar Alliance as Preferred PWRcell Installer

Department of Energy to Provide $100 Million for Solar Fuels Research

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a plan to provide up to $100 million over five years for research on artificial photosynthesis for the production of fuels from sunlight.  The funding will support the establishment… Read moreDepartment of Energy to Provide $100 Million for Solar Fuels Research

9 Sustainability Careers To Look Out For in 2020

Between the increased understanding of climate change and the rising awareness of the ethical responsibilities involved with sustainability, it is no surprise that careers in green and renewable energy sectors are in high demand. These jobs cover the broad expanse… Read more9 Sustainability Careers To Look Out For in 2020

Ultrasound device boosts charge, run times in lithium metal batteries

Lithium metal batteries could soon be ready for commercialization thanks to the development of a new ultrasound device. The technology, developed by engineers at the University of California San Diego, improves the charge and run times of the batteries. Lithium… Read moreUltrasound device boosts charge, run times in lithium metal batteries

Analysis: Coronavirus has temporarily reduced China’s CO2 emissions by a quarter

As China battles one of the most serious virus epidemics of the century, the impacts on the country’s energy demand and emissions are only beginning to be felt. Electricity demand and industrial output remain far below their usual levels across… Read moreAnalysis: Coronavirus has temporarily reduced China’s CO2 emissions by a quarter