EGP Sets Record with 3.1 GW of New Renewable Capacity

Enel Green Power (EGP), a global company that specializes in the development and operation of renewables, has set a new record in 2020 by building 3,106 MW of new, global renewable capacity – 77 MW more (+2.5%) compared to the renewable capacity built in 2019. “Once again, Enel Green Power has successfully surpassed its own […]

EDF Renewables Brings Desert Harvest Projects Online

EDF Renewables North America has achieved commercial operation of the Desert Harvest 1 (114 MW DC) and Desert Harvest 2 (100 MW DC) Solar Projects.  Desert Harvest 1 provides electricity to MCE under a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA), while Desert Harvest 2 supplies energy and renewable attributes to Southern California Public Power Authority (SCPPA) […]

SunPower, EagleView Use Aerial Analytics to Reduce Installation Timelines

SunPower, a solar technology and energy services provider, and EagleView, a technology provider of aerial analytics, have partnered to reduce solar installation timelines and costs.  SunPower has combined EagleView’s high-resolution Roof Reports with the new mySunPower Home Survey app, enabling solar installers and contractors to create precise, construction-ready solar designs without a home visit. The […]

Gov. Phil Murphy celebrates completion of New Jersey’s first community solar project

Gov. Phil Murphy celebrated the completion of the first community solar project energized in New Jersey, helping to build an equitable and clean energy future for all New Jerseyans. The project, constructed in Perth Amboy by New Jersey developer Solar Landscape, was developed as part of the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities’ Community Solar… […]

How a forced-labor prevention act may affect U.S. solar panel imports

By Paul Wormser, VP of Technology, Clean Energy Associates Solar energy is the fastest-growing source of electricity in the country. From 2014 to 2019 generation nearly tripled, and, thanks to falling costs and the new Biden administration’s green agenda, investments are expected to surge in the year ahead. However, a new law is making its way… […]

SunPower integrates EagleView software into Home Survey app for installers

SunPower and EagleView, a leading technology provider of aerial analytics, today announced a new agreement to reduce solar installation timelines and costs. SunPower has combined EagleView’s high-resolution Roof Reports with the new mySunPower Home Survey app, enabling the company’s solar installers and contractors to create precise, construction-ready solar designs without a home visit. The feature… […]

Solar as an Equity Building Asset

By John Blattner, Solar Partnership Executive, Pearl Certification Residential solar is booming. Despite the economic uncertainty and the physical challenges of COVID-19, a sense of urgency has been created by the federal tax credits sunsetting in 2021. Some demand could be attributed to the growing awareness of the effects of climate change or the drive… […]

Solar Power World celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Top Solar Contractors list in 2021

This year marks the 10th edition of Solar Power World’s celebrated Top Solar Contractors list. To mark the occasion, the solar media outlet will be hosting monthly roundtable conversations with installation companies leading to the 2021 Top Solar Contractors list reveal, as well as announcing four individual Top Solar Champions awards, which are open for… […]