Bioenergy

The holidays are upon us. In the United States, most Americans will sit down to a feast with friends and family on Thursday, November 28 and immediately following that celebration, Christmas and Hanukah lights will begin to dot houses across the country in anticipation of December festivities. In Europe, the holiday season begins on November...
Community Solar

Research shows nearly half of U.S. homes and businesses are unqualified for suitable PV systems. Add demographics who lack permission or funding for installation, and you have a majority of Americans. By these numbers, community solar appears the obvious choice: Rather than installing a system, consumers subscribe to a nearby solar farm that offsets their...
Blogs

Without energy storage policies designed to address existing market failures and historic barriers to equitable participation, low-income communities and communities of color will once again be passed over as utilities, corporations, and high-end adopters reap the benefits of innovative new technologies.
Solar

Prior to launching a nationwide Feed-in tariff (FIT) program in 2019, Japan implemented various solar incentive schemes, including a Surplus PV generation Purchase program from residential solar photovoltaic (PV) owners. The Japanese government launched this program in fall 2009 and required the nation’s large investor-owned utilities (IOUs) to purchase excess electricity from PV systems (below...
Microgrids

It’s no secret that most reports on climate change are filled with dire warnings for our future. The consensus is that the earth is getting progressively warmer, and our energy-consumption habits have had a direct impact on that.  Coal and fossil fuels as energy sources increased our ability to produce, but there have been some...
Baseload

Clarion Energy (part of Clarion Events) today unveiled Enlit – the new name for European Utility Week and POWERGEN Europe – in front of 18,000 industry leaders in Paris Expo Porte de Versailles. The result of a six-month creative consultation with market-leading Larsen Energy Branding, Enlit is the world’s only complete energy event. It will...
Blogs

Lee Krevat, the host of The Climate Champions podcast, interviews Pip Decker, Senior Vice President at BMR Energy. Pip shares exciting and heartwarming stories about his experience in the wind and solar industry. Pip Decker has deep experience in the development, construction, and operation of wind and solar PV power generation projects. Prior to BMR...