A major supplier of solar electric manufacturing equipment and PV systems, Spire Corporation, says that sales of solar electric systems by its Spire Solar Chicago operation rose sharply in the second quarter of this year.
The City of Brockton in Massachusetts has launched a feasibility study which may establish a large-scale solar power generating facility.
A study of the impact of wind generation on electricity generation may break new ground in how wind power can be integrated with real-time operations and short-term supply planning of current generation systems.
One of the larger utilities in the United States will purchase wind energy under a 20 year contact.
An electric utility in Arizona will install the world''s largest high-concentration photovoltaic (HCPV) solar project.
The American Wind Energy Association has criticized the Bush Administration for proposing deep cuts in funding for the federal wind energy R&D program and other renewable energy research efforts.
A major solar energy research facility in the United States has been sold for $1.
New regulations in Australia are expected to spark an unprecedented Aus$2 billion investment boom in renewable energy projects.
One of Canada's larger oil companies has made an equity investment of $3 million in a company that develops solar and wind energy in the state of Vermont.
The international demand for wind energy slowed a bit last year, but remained strong with 3,500 megawatts being installed, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA).