US Removes Safeguard Duty on Canadian Solar Products

US Removes Safeguard Duty on Canadian Solar Products

The United States has agreed to lift safeguard duty on Canadian solar product imports after Canada, the U.S., and Mexico arrived at an understanding on an existing trade agreement. The ...
TotalEnergies to Acquire 50% Stake in Renewables Company Clearway for $1.6 Billion

TotalEnergies to Acquire 50% Stake in Renewables Company Clearway for $1.6 Billion

TotalEnergies announced the signing of agreements with the Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) to acquire 50% of Clearway Energy Group (CEG), a U.S.-based renewable energy company. TotalEnergies said that the acquisition ...
Emerging Economies Like India Must Focus on Storage Technologies Report

Emerging Economies Like India Must Focus on Storage Technologies: Report

A recent report by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Energy Initiative (MITEI) has studied the role of energy storage technologies with variable renewable energy resources to establish deep decarbonized electricity ...
Fuel Cell Company Bloom Energy Records Net Loss of $78.36 Million in Q1 2022

Fuel Cell Company Bloom Energy Records Net Loss of $78.36 Million in Q1 2022

Bloom Energy, a U.S.-based solid oxide fuel cells manufacturer, recorded total revenue of $201.04 million in the first quarter (Q1) 2022, a 3.6% year-over-year (YoY) growth compared to $194.01 million ...
TotalEnergies Acquires Core Solar to Expand its Renewable Energy Portfolio in the US

TotalEnergies Acquires Core Solar to Expand its Renewable Energy Portfolio in the US

TotalEnergies, a multinational integrated oil and gas firm, has acquired Core Solar, an Austin-based solar project developer with a solar and energy storage project portfolio of more than 4 GW ...
37 New Renewable Energy Projects to Power Amazon’s Operations Across Eight Countries

37 New Renewable Energy Projects to Power Amazon’s Operations Across Eight Countries

E-commerce giant Amazon has announced 37 new renewable energy projects worldwide, including solar, wind, and battery integrated projects, totaling 3.5 GW of clean energy capacity, in line with its target ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
GWEC Highlights Countries with the Next Wave of Floating Offshore Wind Potential

GWEC Highlights Countries with the Next Wave of Floating Offshore Wind Potential

Ireland, Italy, Morocco, the Philippines, and the U.S. could spearhead the next wave of floating offshore wind development, according to Global Wind Energy Council's (GWECs) report 'Floating Offshore Wind – ...
/ / Wind
US Community Solar Market to Add 4.5 GW of New Capacity in the Next Five Years Report

US Community Solar Market to Add 4.5 GW of New Capacity in the Next Five Years: Report

The community solar market of the United States will add 4.5 GW of new solar capacity in the next five years, according to a recently released report by Wood Mackenzie, a ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up Enel to Set Up a 1 GW Solar Tracker Manufacturing Facility in Italy

Daily News Wrap-Up: Enel to Set Up a 1 GW Solar Tracker Manufacturing Facility in Italy

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Enel, an Italian gas and power utility company, and Comal, a photovoltaic projects developer, have signed an agreement to ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
US Department of Energy to Invest $2.91 Billion to Boost Advanced Batteries’ Production

US Department of Energy to Invest $2.91 Billion to Boost Advanced Batteries’ Production

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued two notices of intent to invest $2.91 billion to enhance the production of advanced batteries, critical to the fast-growing clean energy industries, including ...
Green Hydrogen Technology Provider Verdagy Raises $25 Million in Latest Funding Round

Green Hydrogen Technology Provider Verdagy Raises $25 Million in Latest Funding Round

Verdagy, a green hydrogen developer with electrolyzer technology, has raised $25 million in its latest round of funding. TDK Ventures led the funding with participation from Orbia Ventures, BHP Ventures, ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Bids Invited to Lease 89,589 Acres of Land to Develop Solar Projects in the US

Bids Invited to Lease 89,589 Acres of Land to Develop Solar Projects in the US

The United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has invited expressions of interest to lease 89,589 acres of public land in solar energy zones (SEZs) to develop solar projects in ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
AES Corporation Acquires Community Energy to Boost its Solar & Storage Project Pipeline

AES Corporation Acquires Community Energy to Boost its Solar & Storage Project Pipeline

Energy firm AES Corporation has acquired Community Energy, a U.S.-based solar developer, to expand its solar and storage project pipeline. AES has signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) to deliver 4 GW ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
U.S. Installs 3.51 GWh of New Energy Storage Capacity in Q3 2021 Report

U.S. Installs 3.51 GWh of New Energy Storage Capacity in Q3 2021: Report

The United States installed a record 3.51 GWh of new energy storage capacity in the third quarter (Q3) of 2021, Wood Mackenzie said in a report. In Q3 2021, the utility-scale front-of-the-meter ...
Assessing the Interactions of Solar With the Power System

Assessing the Interactions of Solar With the Power System

The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has released a report, 'Solar-to-Grid: Trends in System Impacts, Reliability, and Market Value in the United States,' assessing the interactions of solar with the power ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
U.S. Department of Energy Aims to Increase Community Solar Installations by 700%

U.S. Department of Energy Aims to Increase Community Solar Installations by 700%

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a new National Community Solar Partnership (NCSP) target to enable community solar systems to power the equivalent of five million households by 2025 ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Low Energy Costs, Power Outages, Drive Solar Adoption in the US: Survey

Low Energy Costs, Power Outages, Drive Solar Adoption in the US: Survey

Distributed generation storage and energy services provider SunPower Corporation in its survey, ‘The 2021 SunPower Energy Sense Index,’ has revealed that solar is gaining the broader attention from American households ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
US Solar Industry Grows by 43% With 19.2 GW Installed in 2020 Despite COVID-19

US Solar Industry Grows by 43% With 19.2 GW Installed in 2020 Despite COVID-19

According to the U.S. Solar Market Insight 2020 Year-in-Review report, released by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and Wood Mackenzie, the U.S. solar industry grew 43% and installed a ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
US Extends 26% Solar Investment Tax Credit Until 2022

US Extends 26% Solar Investment Tax Credit Until 2022

The United States Congress has passed a bill providing a two-year extension on its solar investment tax credit (ITC) facility, allowing solar power projects across the residential, commercial, industrial, and utility-scale segments ...
Residential Solar Installer Sunrun’s Deployments Up 40% QoQ in Q3 2020

Residential Solar Installer Sunrun’s Deployments Up 40% QoQ in Q3 2020

Sunrun, a U.S.-based provider of residential solar, storage, and energy services announced that its revenue in the third quarter of 2020 (Q3 2020) stood at ₹209.8 million, down about 3% ...
Apple, Amazon, Walmart Lead Corporate Solar Installations in the US

Apple, Amazon, Walmart Lead Corporate Solar Installations in the US

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has come out with its latest report, ‘Solar Means Business,’ which tracks U.S. solar installations that support commercial activities. The eighth annual edition of ...
/ / Commercial, Solar
7,332 Schools in the United States Benefit from Solar Energy

7,332 Schools in the United States Benefit from Solar Energy

By the end of 2019, 7,332 U.S. schools had turned towards solar power, nearly double the number five years earlier. As a result, more than five million students across the ...
/ / Commercial, Solar
China Leads the Lithium-Ion Battery Supply Chain as Europe Makes Progress_ BNEF Study

China Leads the Lithium-Ion Battery Supply Chain as Europe Makes Progress: BNEF Study

Chinese lithium-ion battery manufacturers are likely to retain their recently acquired number one position in the next five years. The U.S. and Sweden may emerge third and fourth by 2025, ...
Construction Cost for Solar Projects Fell by 50% in the US During 2013-18

Construction Cost for Solar Projects Fell by 50% in the US During 2013-18

The latest report published the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) shows that the annual capacity-weighted average construction cost for solar and onshore wind decreased considerably between 2013 and 2018. Natural ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Amazon to Develop 615 MW of Solar Projects

Amazon to Develop 615 MW of Solar Projects

E-commerce giant Amazon has announced its plan to develop five new renewable energy projects in China, Australia, and the U.S. This latest initiative is a part of Amazon’s commitment to ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale