The new Shining Cities report by Environment Massachusetts ranks major U.S. cities by installed solar capacity as well as per-capita solar. Some of the results may surprise you.
RGS Energy and SEC SUSD Solar One announce they're installing solar at 22 sites within the Stockton Unified School District in California. The solar PV projects will generate up to 6.7 MW of clean solar power for schools and facilities in the district, saving an estimated $900,000 in the first year alone.
A report on Farm Energy Success Stories highlights solar insallations at agribusinesses around the country. Farms can not only save money with solar but also help protect the environment they depend on.
The Appraisal Institute publishes a book to help real estate appraisers value green homes, including those with solar power. The institute has been active in providing tools to value green buildings and understand the effect of solar PV on home sales
GTM Research expects PV module price increases for 2014. Especially in markets like China, Japan, and the U.S., the global PV supply chain has rebounded, and demand growth is strong.
Originally published on Women in Cleantech and Sustainability
The smart grid promises to change a lot about our energy infrastructure -- and it's an important piece of integrating more solar power. At a Women in Cleantech and Sustainability event moderated by Lisa Ann Pinkerton, a panel of smart and well-informed women sheds light on what we might expect from it.
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