25 Feb

In Focus: Solar PV in China

The Solarserver

In 2013 approximately 1/3 of the global solar PV installations were realized in China. The …

09 Jul

LADWP Reduces REC Purchase Price by 87%

The Leaf Exchange

Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP) has approved an 87% reduction in the …

30 Oct

Solar Industry Consolidation Continues


It’s almost as it were on cue—unfortunately. This week German giant Siemens said it was …

16 Feb

Comparing SREC Aggregators

Residential Solar 101

Anyone interested in installing panels, or who already has, has probably heard of solar renewable …

03 Feb

In Focus: Renewable Energy Credits


Sometimes it pays to be bad; Bonnie and Clyde, Jesse James, and Al Capone wouldn’t …

26 Jan

The Kings of Residential Solar

Greentech Media

In 2010, the market value of all residential solar installed in the U.S. was just …

16 Dec

Bad News for California REC Generators

The Leaf Exchange

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) voted today on the Portfolio Content Category (aka ‘bucket …

03 Nov

GE Partners with REC Solar on PV+EV $GE

Yes, the American solar industry is really starting to wake up to the potential of …

05 Oct

REC Eligibility Ruling: Coming Soon

The Leaf Exchange

The California Energy Commission (CEC) has scheduled a workshop for this Friday, October 7th to …

12 Sep

1 Year Payback Solar Panels from REC


It hasn’t been talked about much lately, but one thing that has plagued the silicon …

16 Jan

California TREC Decision Side-steps Energy Infrastructure of the Future

The Leaf Exchange

Most of the discussions of tradable renewable energy credits (TRECs)in California revolve around the extent …

17 Aug

REC Solar to Install Largest Solar Carport for Arizona Veterans Facility

When the bidding was all said and done, it was REC Solar that wasleft standing as the winner …