South Korea's Qcells to Construct $2.5 Bn Solar Factory in United States; More Than Doubles Production
The new facility will certainly manufacture 3.3 gigawatts of solar ingots, wafers, cells, and also ended up panels. The factory will certainly be in Georgia that will certainly create 2,500 new jobs in the United States state.
Jan 12, 2023 // Manufacturing News, USA, SEIA, Georgia, solar cells, Europe, solar modules, North America, solar module, Qcells, 300 Nexus Drive, Brian P. Kemp, Western Hemisphere solar factory, Whitfield County
FEMA proposes change to constructing code that can enhance expense of ground-mounted solar
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has actually issued countermeasures for a change to the 2024 International Building Code that can boost the prices and inspection requirements of ground-mounted solar projects.
Oct 10, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, SEIA, FEMA, Abby Hopper
United States could exceed 50GW of solar manufacturing capacity by 2030 thanks to IRA rewards, SEIA says
The United States could exceed 50GW of solar manufacturing capacity by the end of this years with the right application of motivations included in the nation's recently passed Inflation Reduction Act (IRA).
Aug 19, 2022 // Market Research, USA, SEIA, North America, tax credits, domestic manufacturing, Inflation Reduction Act, us manufacturing
Ford Motors Signs 650 MW PPA With United States Energy Company DTE Energy
DTE will certainly raise the amount of solar energy set up in Michigan by about 70% by including 650 megawatts under its MIGreenPower initiative for Ford. Every Ford vehicle constructed in Michigan will certainly be put together utilizing the power that is 100% carbon-free by 2025, which is ten years earlier than Ford's worldwide target. By utilizing carbon-free electrical power, Ford will protect against approximately 600,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions per year. The acquisition will aid Ford move closer to carbon nonpartisanship and also bring in jobs and tax money for Michigan.
Aug 15, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, clean energy, Solar Energy Industries Association, SEIA, Renewable Energy, International, green energy, dte energy, electric vehicle (EV) market, Ford Motors
Manchin's climate stonewalling 'squashing' for US renewables
Reports that US Senator Joe Manchin has actually decided not to accept climate measures within President Joe Biden's reconciliation bill has actually been met dismay by market stakeholders.
Jul 19, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, SEIA, North America, Joe Manchin, climate bill, budget reconciliation, Build Back Better
'The time for rhetoric is over': US solar business demand activity on budget bill
Hundreds of United States solar and power storage space firms have implored US lawmakers to pass a budget reconciliation bill having solar downstream and manufacturing supports.
Jul 13, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, SEIA, North America, Joe Biden, Joe Manchin, nancy pelosi, SEMA, budget bill, chuck schumer
US Supreme Court's EPA ruling will slow renewables release, solar supporters state
The US Supreme Court has restricted the federal government's authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from power plants in a ruling that doubters have advised will hit renewables implementation as well as hobble the Biden administration's climate agenda.
Jul 4, 2022 // Policy, SEIA, Environmental Protection Agency, ACORE, 8minute Solar Energy, net zero, Emissions, biden
SEIA lays out its vision for US interconnection reform, suggests sweeping adjustments at numerous levels
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has actually released a whitepaper detailing the reforms it thinks are needed to the US interconnection system, in which it outlines a collection of proposals for both regional transmission organisations (RTO) as well as the US-wide Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).
Jun 16, 2022 // Plants, Storage, Grids, USA, SEIA, FERC, pv power plants, interconnection, North America, doe, grid connection, connection queues, RTOs, interconnection reform, whitepaper
SEIA develops non-profit for solar and also storage technology, preliminary focus on land usage concerns
Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has actually introduced a non-profit to help with the energy transition through clean energy research and evaluation.
May 5, 2022 // Storage, Policy, USA, SEIA, North America, research, Innovation, research and development, land use, non-profit
SEIA calls AD/CVD case 'monumental loss' for US as it slashes solar forecasts by 24GW as well as warns of 100,000 job losses
Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has actually lowered its United States solar installment forecasts by 24GW over the following two years adhering to the United States government's decision to explore the circumvention of duties in Southeast Asia, asserting 100,000 solar jobs will be shed because of this.
Apr 29, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, USA, SEIA, North America, modules, solar jobs, department of commerce, anti dumping, AD/CVD, module supp
United States DOC to incorporate climate factors to consider right into policies as PV market tackles tariff probe fallout
The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has actually been routed to integrate climate considerations into its policymaking simply one month after it introduced a solar tariff investigation that market gamers have cautioned is already hampering the country's clean energy transition.
Apr 25, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, USA, SEIA, North America, policy, trade tariffs, biden administration, circumvention, AD/CVD, doc
Pressure mounts on United States policymakers to pass PV manufacturing tax breaks as financing for DOE-led 'Accelerator' is suggested
Pressure is placing on policymakers in the United States to press with motivations to stimulate residential clean energy manufacturing in the country after a rough week for US solar.
Mar 31, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, SEIA, manufacturing, Q CELLS, polysilicon, biden, module assembly, jon ossoff, SEMA, tax incentives
United States DOC launches examination into alleged solar AD/CVD circumvention adhering to Auxin Solar petition
The US Division of Commerce (DOC) is to examine alleged circumvention of antidumping and also countervailing duties (AD/CVD) by solar suppliers in Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand as well as Vietnam.
Mar 29, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, USA, SEIA, North America, tariffs, Auxin Solar, antidumping, imports, AD/CVD, doc
United States Solar suppliers raise potential of 30GW mfg capacity for Biden Administration
Presently the module manufacturing capacity is just below 8GW in the USA. SEMA coalition says that passage of SEMA Act and also other policy assistance will certainly help the industry expand to 30GW by 2025. SEMA says that sector can likewise generate 18,000 direct and also 60,000 indirect production jobs.
Mar 10, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, SEIA, Solar Energy, solar cells, North America, Joe Biden, solar module, Joe Manchin, Solar Power, kyrsten sinema, Build Back Better Act, SEMA Act, SEMA coalition, Solar Energy Manufacturing for America
United States utility-scale solar enhancements to drop this year as a result of unstable prices, supply chain issues
US solar deployment got to a record high in 2021, but with unpredictable product prices and also supply chain uncertainty leading to project delays and also cancellations, utility-scale enhancements are set to get this year.
Mar 10, 2022 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, USA, SEIA, ITC, Wood Mackenzie, North America, policy, Community Solar, commercial and industrial, deployment statistics, pricing