Solar Neighborhood
May 31, 2017

Early in May, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, or PG&E, announced that it would devote $240 million to helping…

California Solar Farm
May 19, 2017

On August 21st, the United States will experience a solar eclipse.

The eclipse will be visible across…

Tesla Solar Roof
May 16, 2017

Long-awaited solar shingles made their debut May 10, and the genius behind them is none other than Elon Musk, the…

SolarCity now installing rooftop solar in Florida
December 07, 2016

SolarCity’s recent announcements that it’s launching services in South Carolina and Florida could indicate a big…

November 14, 2016

Donald Trump’s White House is not likely to be good for the future of utility-scale or rooftop solar…

Vermont Solar Farm
October 25, 2016

South Burlington, Vermont broke ground this month on a new solar array capping the city landfill. The brownfield…

Solar Growth
October 04, 2016

Solar panel costs are low and slipping ever lower. That means rooftop solar will become…

Five Points Solar
August 19, 2016

The University of California switched on a 60-megawatt solar energy plant on Thursday that it intends…

August 18, 2016

There are currently more than 10 gigawatts worth of solar photovoltaic projects under construction in…

July 18, 2016

The Washington D.C.-based U.S. Agency for International Development recently announced more than $38 million in…

June 20, 2016

Costs for electricity converted from solar and wind energy could drop as much as 59 percent by 2025,…

June 09, 2016

The growth of the solar industry outpaced that of coal, natural gas and nuclear power during the first…

May 17, 2016

City officials in Albuquerque, New Mexico are…

May 09, 2016

The United Arab Emirates set a record for the world’s most affordable solar power earlier this week when renewable…

Chinese Solar Panels
April 18, 2016

Scientists in China recently announced that they are working to develop a solar panel that can harness…

April 07, 2016

A report recently published by the Paris-based…

March 18, 2016

Three national nonprofit organizations recently partnered to create an online resource that examines solar…

U.S. solar market to expand
March 11, 2016

The U.S. solar energy market is expected to grow by an estimated 119 percent this year, according to a recent…

February 25, 2016

Minnesota-based Xcel Energy, one of Colorado’s largest power providers, announced Tuesday that it has reached a…

Rooftop solar installations surge 66%
February 22, 2016

Homeowners who decided to install rooftop solar panels are some of the nation’s biggest new energy…

Despite protest from thousands, Nevada PUC maintains anti-solar stance
February 15, 2016

If Nevada’s Public Utilities Commission won’t listen to the public, maybe it’s time for a new commission.

NASA image of Noor I in Morocco
February 09, 2016

The country of Morocco officially switched on the first phase of a solar power plant in the Sahara…

January 29, 2016

The sun will continue to shine on the solar industry in California. Utility regulators there voted this week to…

January 29, 2016

A Washington D.C.-based solar research and education nonprofit released its annual solar jobs census earlier this…