Florida ballot issu could make the Sunshine State live up to its name
November 05, 2015

The boldest rooftop solar ballot measure in the country was just green-lighted in one of the most unlikely states…

Missouri S&T was in the lead at the Solar Decathlon with its Net House
October 14, 2015

The world’s most innovative, livable, energy efficient homes of the future are on display in the Orange County…

APS retreats from battle against rooftop solar
October 05, 2015

Arizona’s largest utility company has withdrawn its request for the state’s regulators to consider substantial new…

October 01, 2015

Could the utility war on solar be so catastrophically timed as to spur mass grid defection?

If…

California's new energy policy is great for solar
September 15, 2015

California’s new energy policy will ensure the sun keeps shining on the state’s solar industry even if it’s not…

Rooftop solar pushed solar capacity to new high
September 10, 2015

Solar power surpassed 20 gigawatts of installed capacity in the United States during the second quarter of 2015 –…

August 31, 2015

For the first time ever, residential rooftop solar installations outpaced non-residential solar in…

'Plonkable' CSP could change future energy consumption
August 25, 2015

If you know what concentrated solar power plants are at all, you’re probably picturing a massive falice in the…

August 21, 2015

After a year’s hiatus, the fight between Arizona’s biggest utility company and the state’s solar industry is in…

New England Solar Home
August 12, 2015

While Massachusetts boasts one of the strongest solar industries in the country – thanks in large part to good…

Go Solar California
August 04, 2015

The California Public Utilities Commission received dozens of proposals from the state’s publicly-traded utility…

July 29, 2015

A new California regulation that allows companies to package energy from small producers and sell it on the…

Alabama Power
July 29, 2015

While you might be able to count 500 megawatts of solar energy generation on residential rooftops…

New York Solarize
July 20, 2015

New York’s new community net metering rules mean solar energy, along with the savings and environmental advantages…

When California legislators vote to increase the state’s renewable energy portfolio standard to 50 percent by 2030, will rooftop solar count toward the total?
July 15, 2015

When California legislators vote to increase the state’s renewable energy portfolio standard to 50 percent by 2030…

July 10, 2015

Nevada solar advocates are outraged at the state’s largest utility’s seemingly deceptive tactic to trick the…

July 07, 2015

Solar energy is the perfect solution to providing low-cost power to the poorest people and to reducing greenhouse…

US generating more solar than we thought
July 02, 2015

It turns out there is a whole lot more solar energy being generated in the United States than official reports…

Solar Impulse 2 proving power of solar energy
July 01, 2015

Flying across the Pacific Ocean isn’t such a big a deal these days. It doesn’t seem like there are many records to…

Austrailan Solar Installer
June 22, 2015

Westar Energy in Kansas last week joined a long list of US…

Rooftop Solar
June 11, 2015

Residential rooftop solar is making more and more financial sense to homeowners across the country, which is…

Utility-scale solar power
May 12, 2015

While MIT’s recent 332-page report on The Future of Solar is making headlines for its bullish outlook on…

Georgia Wants Third Party Sun
March 27, 2015

After the Georgia legislature unanimously passed a bill Friday to allow third-party financing for rooftop solar…

Solar Home
March 18, 2015

I recently went home shopping with some friends in Southern California. Aside from the striking price tags on the…

February 02, 2015

In his State of the Union Speech, President Barack Obama noted that Americans are flipping the switch on as much…