03 Oct

Massive Ivanpah Project Goes Live


The world’s largest concentrating solar plant is now sending  electricity to the grid from California’s Mohave Desert - Ivanpah Solar …

27 Jun

In Pictures: Touring Ivanpah

Scaling Green

On Tuesday, I had a chance to tour one of the most exciting cleantech projects …

17 Mar

CSP Big Tuna’s Team Up on Palen Solar Project


Two of the giant concentrating solar power (CSP) companies, Abengoa and BrightSource Energy have agreed …

05 Feb

Brightsource Puts Brakes on Huge Rio Mesa CSP Project


BrightSource Energy has pulled back on one of its biggest planned projects because of extended and expensive permitting …

26 Dec

UPDATE: Ivanpah Project 75% Complete


The 377 megawatt Ivanpah Solar Energy Generating Station (SEGS) being built by BrightSource for NRG …

22 Nov

SolarReserve Drops Major Projects on South Africa


Last week SolarReserve and its partners, the Kensani Group Intikon Energy closed on $564 million …

21 Nov

BrightSource, Alstom Win Israei Solar Thermal Plant Project

BrightSource Energy Blog

Megalim Solar Power Ltd. (“Megalim”) – a special purpose company formed by BrightSource Energy and …

24 Oct

BrightSource Grabs Another $80M for CSP

Greentech Media

BrightSource Energy, a concentrating solar thermal technology firm, just announced that it raised more than …

12 Apr

BrightSource Withdraws IPO


BrightSource Energy is withdrawing its upcoming IPO, citing volatile market conditions. The company set the price …

09 Apr

Greentech IPO’s are Back!

Greentech Media

Four greentech IPOs are seemingly going to make it through the IPO gate in spring …

23 Mar

Brightsource Sets IPO Price


Concentrating solar developer BrightSource Energy set the price range for its IPO, signaling it will …

08 Aug

BrightSource Goes Big With CSP

Greentech Media

We spoke with BrightSource CEO John Woolard earlier this week about CSP economics and the …