Solar Energy Blog Posts

Chris Meehan - 5 hours ago

Topaz Solar Farm, World’s Largest Solar Farm, Now Fully Operational

This is big. The Topaz Solar Farm, a 550 megawatt behemoth of a photovoltaic solar farm in San Luis Obispo County, Calif., is now fully online. It’s the largest PV plant online in the...

John Farrell - November 28, 2014

Why Aren’t Rural Electric Cooperatives Champions of Local Clean Power?

When it comes to ownership, there are few better structures for keeping a community’s wealth local than a cooperative. So why is it that America’s rural electric cooperatives are tethered...

Jennifer Runyon - November 27, 2014

What a Thoughtful Idea! Renewable Energy Gift-giving for the Holidays

It’s that time of year again. Are you prepared for the gift giving season?  In case you need some extra help, we here at RenewableEnergyWorld.com (REW) wanted to give you some ideas...

Chris Meehan - November 26, 2014

SunEdison, SolarCity to Install 400 Solar Projects for Walmart

SolarCity and SunEdison signed agreements with Walmart to install up to 400 solar projects on its stores and facilities across the U.S. over the next four years. The new installations...

Chris Meehan - November 26, 2014

Climate Change Investments Shrink on Lower Solar Costs

A new report out from the Climate Policy Initiative finds that international investment in climate change reduction technologies fell in 2013 to $331 billion from $359 billion the year...

Amanda Miller - November 26, 2014

Energy Storage Is Today Where Solar Was In 2010 – Poised For Explosive Growth

The cost of solar panels has plummeted more than 70 percent since 2010 and the number of new installations is more than doubling every year for exponential growth in the solar industry....

UnThink Solar - November 26, 2014

A 2014 Solar Industry Thanksgiving

There’s plenty to complain about in our solar world, but I’d like right now to take a few paragraphs to say what I’m personally thankful for in our solar industry. First, I’m thankful...

Michael Kanellos - November 26, 2014

A Big Change in How the IEA Views Renewables

The future is tough to predict. The International Energy Agency recently came out with its World Energy Outlook 2014, a comprehensive analysis of global energy demand and the underlying...

Chad Sachs, CEO RadianGEN - November 25, 2014

Radian Generation is very thankful this holiday season!

On the Eve of Thanksgiving, we at Radian Generation want to express our gratitude. If you’ve been following our progress here at RadianGEN, then you’re likely aware that 2014 has been...

NATiVE Green Builders - November 25, 2014

Building a Team

Reflecting on NATiVE's 7th Birthday By Lloyd Lee, NATiVE President In March of 2007, Nick Ryza and I were sitting in a small pub in Dublin, Ireland sipping Guinness and talking about...

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