Solar Is Dirt-Cheap and About to Get Even More Powerful

Solar Is Dirt-Cheap and About to Get Even More Powerful

As originally published on www.bloomberg.com The solar industry has spent decades slashing the cost of generating electricity direct from the sun. Now it’s focusing on making panels even more powerful. With savings in equipment manufacturing hitting a plateau and more...
U.S. Solar Installations Top 100 GW

U.S. Solar Installations Top 100 GW

As originally published on solarindustrymag.com According to the U.S. Solar Market Insight Q2 2021 report from the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and Wood Mackenzie, the U.S. solar market has crossed the 100 GW mark of installed capacity, representing a...
Study: Lamb grazing, solar panels a good mix

Study: Lamb grazing, solar panels a good mix

As originally published on www.farmprogress.com Land productivity could be greatly increased by combining sheep grazing and solar energy production on the same land, according to new research by Oregon State University scientists. This is believed to be the first...
Four ways US solar broke records in 2020

Four ways US solar broke records in 2020

As originally published on www.woodmac.com In an extraordinary year, the US solar industry soldiered through pandemic setbacks to set new records across utility and residential markets in 2020. With tax incentives for renewable energy projects helping to maintain that...