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Lithuanian Net Metering Hits Snag from Outset

The much anticipated net metering in Lithuania has hit a major snag from the very start – the introduced network operator service fee of 0.031 euros ($0.035) per 1 kWh is too high and can snuff out any solar gleam.

Integrated Renewable Energy for Communities

Thanks to cost-effective rooftop solar electricity, new neighborhoods in California are generating their own electricity from the start. Likewise, local grids serving settled communities are being strengthened by deployment of local sources, smarter end use, and electricity storage. Regulators are considering new gr...

7 Cool Summer Solar Innovations for 2015

The renewable energy industry never ceases to amaze us here at RenewableEnergyWorld.com. Each week we receive hundreds of press releases about interesting new developments and innovations that serve to make the world a little greener, cleaner and smarter. Since we can’t report on them all - although we would like to...

Listen Up: Questions You May Ask About Rooftop Solar

I’ve spent a lot of time over the past 15 years talking to homeowners about rooftop solar. More kitchen table chats and walks around the house than I can count. Some of the basic questions I hear again and again. Because they are new to solar, some of the most important questions do not even occur to homeowners.

Changing Power Market Dynamics Open Up New Opportunities for STE

There are two major tends driving the U.S. power sector. First, a large number of new technologies are becoming commercially available at different levels. The second trend has to do with new public health.

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Hitachi Plans to Add Production Line for Offshore Wind Parts

Chisaki Watanabe, Bloomberg September 2, 2015 Hitachi Ltd. plans to expand its reach into the market for offshore wind projects by adding a production line to make...
solar net metering

Lithuanian Net Metering Hits Snag from Outset

Linas Jegelevicius September 2, 2015 The much anticipated net metering in Lithuania has hit a major snag from the very start – the introduced network oper...
Solar energy

Colorado PUC Orders No Changes to Solar Net Metering

Vince Font September 2, 2015 In what is being lauded as a “fair outcome” for consumers, utilities and the solar industry alike, the Colorado Publi...
Renewable energy

Leading US ICT Companies Renewables Use at 14%, and Growing

Andrew Burger September 2, 2015 Electricity consumption in the global information and communications technology (ICT) industry is growing rapidly. An...
Wind farms

Western: Streamlined Environmental Review Process for Wind Farms in Midwest ‘Takes Effect Right Away’

Jennifer Delony September 2, 2015 Western in an Aug. 26 record of decision (ROD) adopted a standardized process for collecting information and evaluati...

NextEra Commits to Hawaii’s Clean Power Goal, Local Management

Lynn Doan, Bloomberg September 1, 2015 NextEra Energy Inc. and Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. made 50 new commitments as part of their proposal to merge ...

JA Solar, Essel Set to Begin Building Solar Cell, Module Plants

Anindya Upadhyay, Bloomberg September 1, 2015 JA Solar Holdings Co., a Chinese solar manufacturer, and Essel Infraprojects Ltd. plan to begin construction of a 500...

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Shedding Some Light on a Taxing Situation for Community-Shared Solar

Nate Hausman For renters and for property owners with inadequate roof space, the many benefits of solar electricity may seem out of reach. About half of all households and businesses in the U.S. are n...

Transitioning to Net-Zero Living

Sarah Lozanova Judith and Jeffrey adore living in Belfast, Maine – a quaint harbor town of Belfast, Maine. They previously resided in a large seaside home on Penobscot Bay, where Little River form...

The True Cost of Electric Vehicles in Australia

JT Ripton In order to avoid increased congestion, further greenhouse warming and lessen Australia’s reliance on imported fossil fuels, a broader mobility strategy is necessary. Electric vehic...

Appalachian's Energy Center assists counties with landfill gas to energy projects

Janet Miller Activity supported with Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation funding BOONE—The Appalachian Energy Center at Appalachian State University recently completed a project that began in 2005 to ...

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