15 Oct

DOE Earmarks $5 Million for ComEd Smart Grid Solar Pilot

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

Last week, the US Department of Energy (DOE) announced that ComEd couldreceive up to $5 …

05 Oct

Solar Energy and Smart Grid: A Talk With Capgemini

Renewable energy sources like solar and wind have the potential tostrongly contribute to our electricity …

30 Sep

FSU’s futuristic house makes grid connection obsolete


Youmight have installed the world’s largest solar array on your roof, butlike other solar-powered gadgets, …

21 Sep

Solar panels + grid alternatives = fun

Go Green Solar

I had a great weekend volunteering for GRID Alternatives to install solar panels for a …

10 Sep

AltairNano Looking To Supply Batteries For Hawaii Solar Project (ALTI)

Greentech Media

As part of its push into grid-scale electricity storage, Altair Nanotechnologies is looking to supply …

09 Sep

India mainly an off-grid solar PV market thus far

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

Research and Markets has announced the addition of GlobalData’s new report "Indian Solar Sector: Dawn …

08 Sep

Fixing The Grid Must Be Priority For America

Yale Environment 360

As America gets serious about the twin crises of oil dependency andclimate change, many analysts …

06 Sep

Alternative Energy Investing Has A ‘Missing Link’

In Great Britain, more than 60 gigawatts (GW) of power, a quarter ofthat from renewable …

02 Sep

Indian government, solar industry interact on MNRE’s solar PV program

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) had recentlyannounced a unified solar photovoltaic (SPV) …

26 Aug

Solar and Wind enable ‘green’ cell base station market

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

In the last few years, the number of worldwide cellular base stationshas exploded from the …

24 Aug

Solar Electricity Basics

Solar Knowledge

The three most common types of solar-electric systems aregrid-intertied, grid-intertied with battery backup, and off-grid(stand-alone). …

19 Aug

World Solar PV Industry Projected To Grow At 28% CAGR

Solar Industry

The global PV industry has seen considerable development over the pastfew years due to various …