Renewable Energy Accounts for Majority of New Capacity in 2019

The renewable energy sector added 176 GW of generating capacity globally in 2019, slightly lower than the 179 GW added in 2018. However, new renewable power accounted for 72% of all power expansion last year, according to new data released… Read moreRenewable Energy Accounts for Majority of New Capacity in 2019

New York Passes Accelerated Renewable Energy Act

New York public authorities and agencies have passed legislation as part of the FY 2020-2021 state budget to speed up the siting and construction of clean energy projects to combat climate change and help the state’s economic recovery from the… Read moreNew York Passes Accelerated Renewable Energy Act

New Collaborative Helps States Reach Clean Energy Goals

The nonprofit Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA) has launched the 100% Clean Energy Collaborative, a new initiative to provide critical information sharing and knowledge transfer among states that have established 100% clean energy goals for their electricity sectors. The rapid… Read moreNew Collaborative Helps States Reach Clean Energy Goals

Littelfuse Expands its SPXI Series of Solar Fuses

Littelfuse Inc., a global manufacturer of technologies in circuit protection, power control and sensing, has expanded its SPXI series in-line solar fuses to include 35 to 60 amperage models.  Designed to integrate into in-line assemblies within a wire harness, these… Read moreLittelfuse Expands its SPXI Series of Solar Fuses

VesBox Releases Automated Project Due Diligence Tool

London-based renewable energy software company VesBox has debuted an automation tool that measures the financial bankability of solar projects, as well as identifies all possible environmental, social and ecosystem risk factors associated with a project. VesBox says its platform performs… Read moreVesBox Releases Automated Project Due Diligence Tool

Envision Solar Launches EV ARC 2020 Off-Grid Charging

Envision Solar International Inc., a producer of sustainable infrastructure products for electric vehicle (EV) charging, has launched the upgraded generation of EV ARC solar-powered EV charging infrastructure products. The upgraded EV ARC series, already used in more than 100 U.S…. Read moreEnvision Solar Launches EV ARC 2020 Off-Grid Charging

Falling Cost of Hydrogen Offers Route to Cut Emissions

The falling cost of making hydrogen from wind and solar power offers a promising route to cutting emissions in some of the most fossil fuel-dependent sectors of the economy, such as heavy-duty vehicles and shipping. Hydrogen Economy Outlook, a new… Read moreFalling Cost of Hydrogen Offers Route to Cut Emissions

Enphase Energy, ImagineSolar Offer Online Training for Ensemble Technology

Enphase Energy Inc., a technology company that specializes in solar microinverters, has unveiled a comprehensive portfolio of training options to ensure that installers are trained and ready for Enphase Ensemble technology.  The portfolio includes online training and 11 regional training… Read moreEnphase Energy, ImagineSolar Offer Online Training for Ensemble Technology

ZSW Develops Method of Lifetime Testing for PID

The Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Württemberg (ZSW) has developed a heavy-duty test that provides more accurate information about a solar module’s resistance to potential-induced degradation (PID). The phenomenon known as PID occurs when leakage currents caused by… Read moreZSW Develops Method of Lifetime Testing for PID