Solar Residential News

Day by day, photovoltaic systems are becoming more affordable and consequently more popular. Apart from huge utility-scale solar farms and commercial stations, there are small PV plants for home use. Home solar electric systems are mounted on dwellings and residential buildings. Follow the updated news concerning residential solar installations.

SunPower to install US$ 56 million solar-plus-storage system at JFK Airport
Work is to start on a parking area canopy with photovoltaic panels and also a battery storage system at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York setting you back US$ 56 million.
Dec 22, 2020 // Plants, Residential, Storage, USA, SunPower, solar-plus-storage, North America, jfk airport, solar canopy, Rick Cotton
Solar Power Globe's most-read stories of 2020
During a year unlike any other, Solar Power World proceeded working hard to bring solar installers, designers and also manufacturers the functions and also information they needed to do their jobs much better. Without meetings to participate in for chances to learn more about the latest items as well as fads in the sector, SPW editors recognized it was more crucial than ever before to maintain viewers up-to-date with prompt posts.
Dec 16, 2020 // Technology, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Inverters, USA, solar cells, JinkoSolar, inverter, perovskite, SMA, North America
ARENA to Fund USD 12.9 million to AEMO for its Distributed Energy Project
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has today revealed USD 12.9 million in funding to the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) for the growth of a major Victorian Distributed Energy Resources (DER) Marketplace trial called Project EDGE (Energy Demand and Generation Exchange).
Dec 11, 2020 // Plants, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Australia, Oceania, ARENA, Darren Miller, International, AusNet, Mondo Power, Violette Mouchaileh
LG Chem recalls some residence batteries in United States adhering to reports of fires
LG Chem has actually willingly recalled some of its domestic battery products in the United States amidst issues surrounding fire safety.
Dec 7, 2020 // Residential, Storage, USA, LG CHEM, Sunrun, BrightBox, North America, Ryan Franks
Nigeria introduced new solar program
The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has released a new program to give 25 million Nigerians with tidy, risk-free and also cost effective electrical power. The effort as part of the Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP) will turn out 5 million brand-new solar links in off-grid communities throughout the nation.
Dec 3, 2020 // Residential, Grids, Africa, Nigeria
Scaling dispersed solar as well as storage space is lowest-cost course for United States to get to clean electric grid-- study
Deploying at the very least 247GW of rooftop and also community solar and also 160GW of local energy storage is one of the most economical means for the United States to change to a clean energy system by 2050, a brand-new report has located.
Dec 2, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Grids, Policy, USA, SEIA, Sunrun, solar-plus-storage, North America, Sean Gallagher, Vote Solar, Jeff Cramer
Aurora Solar increases US$ 50m to sustain remote style as well as sale of PV projects
Aurora Solar, a United States start-up that has actually created software program to aid in the remote layout and also sale of PV systems, has increased US$ 50 million in series B financing.
Dec 1, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Residential, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, Aurora Solar, covid-19, software
8 Tips For A More Energy Efficient Home
Nov 27, 2020 // Residential
Sunrun scales up digital power plant program with The golden state utility
US domestic solar installer as well as renting company Sunrun will certainly aggregate residence solar-plus-storage systems right into a virtual power plant (VPP) efficient in giving 5MW of grid support, with California utility Southern California Edison (SCE).
Nov 20, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Residential, Markets & Finance News, California, USA, solar-plus-storage, residential, North America, virtual power plant, grid services, resource adequacy, peak demand
Home Solar Demand Surges Through the Roof in 2020
All over the world, the property solar sector is solid. Lockdown limitations have offered customers extra reason to take notice of their power costs, and more time to pursue residence enhancements like solar.
Nov 18, 2020 // Residential, Market Research, USA, Germany, Australia, Europe, Oceania, North America
'Blockbuster' installment figures forecasted for US domestic PV sector as project backlogs skyrocket
The US residential solar industry seems on track for a strong 4th quarter of the year as installers increase initiatives to reduce project backlogs.
Nov 17, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, USA, SunPower, Residential PV, North America, bloomberg nef, Philip Shen, Roth Capital, covid-19, Dan Javan
Victoria supplies extra rebates for rooftop solar and residence battery installments
The Australian state of Victoria has increased down on its rooftop solar as well as house battery aid programme as part of a drive to assist households cover the price of their power expenses while making residential or commercial properties more energy effective.
Nov 17, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Rooftop PV, Victoria, Battery Storage, Australia, Lily D’Ambrosio, rooftop PV, Oceania, covid-19
Energy technology companies target Spanish grid alleviation with house solar-storage offer
Energy company OVO Energy has enlisted battery storage space service provider sonnen to release a house solar-storage offering in Spain with the goal of reducing grid constraints in the country.
Nov 16, 2020 // Residential, Storage, Grids, Spain, Europe, solar-plus-storage, Ovo Energy, Sonnen, kaluza, Sara Wood
Downing Renewables & Infrastructure Trust sheds light on seed solar portfolio in Prospectus
Downing Renewables & Infrastructure Trust (DORE) has actually released its Prospectus after describing plans to raise ₤ 200 million previously this month.
Nov 13, 2020 // Large-Scale, Commercial, Residential, Markets & Finance News, DORE, Downing Renewables & Infrastructure Trust, Prospectus, Hugh W M Little
Just how to speed up solar fostering for the underserved
As roof solar rates have fallen, several households at all revenue levels can now save cash by going solar. However, low- and moderate-income homes continue to be much less likely to adopt solar than high-income homes. So, scientists at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) set out to examine if specific policy and also service designs could improve adoption equity in terms of family revenue.
Nov 10, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, USA, rooftop PV, North America, Berkeley Lab, Eric O'Shaughnessy, Galen Barbose, Ryan Wiser, Sydney Forrester, Naim Darghouth