Local Solar & Storage Present Opportunities: Solar Inventions CEO Bill Nussey (CleanTech Talk)

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2022 21:07:51 +0000

Bill Nussey CleanTech Talk featured imageMichael Barnard spoke with serial successful entrepreneur Bill Nussey. He just published a book, Freeing Energy, about solar and storage behind the meter.

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New “Solar Power in Your Community” Guidebook

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2022 22:17:26 +0000

DOE’s “Solar Power in Your Community” Provides Proven Strategies for Local Governments to Increase Equitable Access to Clean Power, Solar App+ Online Tool Cuts Solar Permit Time to Less than One Day WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today released the third edition of Solar Power in Your Community, DOE’s guidebook to help local governments unlock environmental and […]

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Where Is All The Rooftop Solar Power In Australia Going?

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sun, 16 Jan 2022 21:13:49 +0000

Australia now has over 17 gigawatts of installed rooftop solar power, after a scorching installation rate in 2021. Despite supply chain issues, and the solar coaster of rolling lockdowns across districts and whole states, 3 gigawatts (GW) were put on Australian roofs over the past 12 months. However, as you would expect, the growth rate […]

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Tesla & Elon Musk Take A Stand For California Homeowners Who Want Solar

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 20:16:05 +0000

It seems that the California Public Utilities Commission wants to tax homeowners for making use of the sun’s existence. I wrote about this last month, noting that the state’s $8 per kilowatt solar tax would punish homeowners for using clean energy, but I’m just a girl living far away in Louisiana whose voice probably doesn’t matter […]

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Palmetto Maps 107 Million Roofs In US While Opposition To Rooftop Solar Grows

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 16:26:52 +0000

As more new solar technologies come available, the utility industry is pedaling furiously to stop them from disrupting their business model.

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Bill Filed to Crush Solar Choice in the Sunshine State (Florida)

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 22:43:43 +0000

The wolf is always at the door for rooftop solar. This time, FPL aims to crush solar choice and solar jobs once and for all. Originally published on cleanenergy.org. By George Cavros The monopoly utilities are at it again. Florida Power and Light (FPL), the state’s largest power company, has written an anti-rooftop solar bill and […]

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Hyundai Home: EV, Solar, Battery Storage, & EV Charger In One Package

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 30 Dec 2021 22:15:19 +0000

Hyundai Home will debut in 2022 and offer customers to sign up for rooftop solar, a residential storage battery, and an EV charger in one seamless transaction.

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Wind & Solar = 86% Of New US Power Capacity In January–October

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 27 Dec 2021 15:39:04 +0000

Wind and solar power have dominated new power capacity additions in 2021. They’ve also been at the forefront of power capacity growth in the United States in the past three years. New Power Capacity in USA The latest installation data come from October 2021, which was, incidentally, a rare month in which fossil gas (aka […]

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California’s $8 Per KW Solar Proposal Would Punish Homeowners For Using Clean Energy

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 04:03:39 +0000

California’s Public Utility Commission (PUC) is proposing not only cutting the state’s rooftop solar energy incentive after several years of success (and debate), but it also wants to punish homeowners who use solar power to generate their electricity. Reuters notes that under these proposed reforms, California homeowners with new solar installations would see a monthly […]

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