Aurora Solar aims to reduce soft prices of solar installs via new AI tools
Software company Aurora Solar has released new artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for lead capture, design and sales teams that it claims can lower the soft costs of supplying rooftop PV.
Jul 21, 2022 // Software, rooftop, residential, Artificial Intelligence, Aurora Solar, software, system design
Trade bodies require renewables-led recovery for Ukraine
European and also Ukrainian solar trade associations have actually called for Ukraine's post-war recovery to be based upon renewable resource, urging the nation's leaders to set a target of at the very least 50% of renewables in electrical energy manufacturing by 2030.
Jul 6, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Ukraine, rooftop, Europe, SolarPower Europe, European Union, Kadri Simson, windeurope, energy security, Solar Energy Association of Ukraine
Nelnet strengthens renewables department with GRNE Solar procurement
Financial services as well as technology business Nelnet has actually acquired GRNE Solar, an EPC that develops and installs property, industrial and utility-scale solar in the US Midwest.
Jul 6, 2022 // Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, EPC, Battery Storage, rooftop, North America, ev charging, m&a, acquisition, GRNE Solar, Nelnet
Indiana 'taking a big step backward' by ending net metering, solar advocates state
Net meting for rooftop PV is finishing in Indiana with a policy change that doubters have actually warned will certainly make solar uneconomic for a lot of families and businesses in the US state.
Jul 5, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, rooftop, North America, policy, Solar United Neighbors, Indiana, net metering, distributed generation
China's solar financial investments reach US$ 4.4 bn this year, 320GW of PV now installed-- NEA
Solar financial investments in China got to RMB29 billion (US$ 4.4 billion) in the first four months of the year, according to the nation's National Energy Administration (NEA).
May 23, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, China, CPIA, rooftop, Asia, China Solar, china national energy administration
Five EU member specifies urge bloc to get to 1TW of installed solar PV by 2030
The European Union (EU) need to establish greater solar PV release targets as well as speed up the energy shift to phase out its energy dependency on Russia immediately, according to 5 member states of the bloc.
May 9, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, rooftop, Europe, Belgium, European Union, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Austria, european commission, energy transition, deployment target, european manufacturing, domestic manufacturing, REPowerEU
German government raises country's solar target, goes for 215GW mounted by 2030
Germany's federal government is planning to slash red tape for new renewables projects as part of a new package of procedures that will certainly see the nation's already ambitious solar deployment targets be raised even further.
Apr 8, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, rooftop, Europe, policy, bsw, permitting, auctions and tenders, deployment target, BEE
Australia added 1.2 GW of large-scale solar in 2021 however renewables financial investment slows, report finds
Large-scale solar implementation in Australia leapt 38% year-on-year in 2021 as its 3 biggest PV plants were commissioned, but financial commitments for new renewables projects in the country fell, according to a new report.
Apr 7, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, ENERGY STORAGE, Australia, rooftop, South Australia, Oceania, new south wales, investment, Clean Energy Council, covid-19, deployment statistics, Darlington Point
US residential solar prices increase as supply chain constraints bite
The quoted price of residential solar in the United States inched up in the second fifty percent of last year, more than likely due to the results of supply chain constraints and shortages, new research from marketplace carrier EnergySage has actually disclosed.
Mar 18, 2022 // Residential, Rooftop PV, USA, ENERGY STORAGE, rooftop, residential, North America, prices, supply chain, residential storage, energysage, solar pricing
SunPower mulls sale of CIS device, reinforces residential solar placement with Blue Raven offer
United States solar installer SunPower is exploring options for its commercial and also industrial options (CIS) unit as it boosts its residential impact through the purchase of Blue Raven Solar.
Oct 6, 2021 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, USA, SunPower, rooftop, North America, m&a, blue raven solar
Indian rooftop solar up 517% on last year despite increasing expenses
India included 521MW of roof solar in Q2 2021, an increase of 517% compared to the 85MW added in the exact same quarter last year despite a slight boost in prices, according to a Mercom India report. The analyst and also consultancy company is forecasting the very best year for India's rooftop solar market given that 2018.
Sep 21, 2021 // Rooftop PV, India, rooftop, Asia, net metering
Tesla sets sights on reclaiming US solar market leadership after installs dive
Tesla reported a considerable increase in power storage space releases for the 4th quarter of 2020, more than doubling record figures from the previous quarter as battery production growths brought about better product availability but demand still outstrips supply.
Jan 29, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, TESLA, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, Sunrun, rooftop, pv modules, solar-plus-storage, vivint solar, residential, North America
Southern Railways Granted Net Metering for 4 MW Rooftop Solar Project
TNERC has actually guided TANGEDCO to offer Southern Railways with web metering links for its 4 MW of roof solar projects.
Mar 5, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Rooftop PV, India, rooftop, Asia, net metering, Southern Railways, TANGEDCO, TNERC
Panasonic warns US solar installers of Tesla designated panels on the market with no warranties
Panasonic has warned US solar installers about Tesla selling a “large quantity” of its solar panels designated to the company to an unidentified third-party wholesaler that would not be covered by Panasonic product warranties.
Jan 10, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, TESLA, rooftop, Panasonic, pv modules, c-si manufacturing, residential, North America
California passes law that prevents cities from taxing energy generated by solar rooftop projects
California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law last week financial protections for consumer investments in rooftop solar energy. The law, AB 1208 authored by Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), extends a prohibition on cities and counties taxing the energy generated by rooftop solar panels for use by homeowners and businesses.
Sep 9, 2019 // Rooftop PV, California, USA, rooftop, North America, rooftop solar, Gavin Newsom, Bernadette Del Chiaro, Assemblymember Ting, Dave Rosenfeld, Solar Rights Alliance