Wind and solar power are set to be cost competitive with coal-fired stations, even without subsidies, says US investment bank Lazard.
Stem, a behind-the-meter energy storage startup, raised $100m to finance distributed energy storage at commercial and industrial customers.
U.S. solar market hit a major milestone in the second quarter of this year, with more than a half-million homes and businesses now generating solar energy.
China has released new policies that will encourage leasing and a boom in distributed generation as an alternative to centralised plants.
U.S. News has investigated just how many birds are killed by different energy sources each year, and the figures do not look good for coal utilities.
Decentralizing the grid through distributed energy resources could be the best way to improving the grid’s reliability and resilience.
Students from UNSW’s Sunswift team break the electric car world record for speed over a distance of 500km/h.
Research shows rooftop solar exports are higher than most estimates, which means most systems are paying network fees for well over half their generation.