French oil giant sees future growth in electricity, solar, and energy storage, rather than transport fuels. It aims to be one of top 3 solar companies.
Changes to policies which affect rooftop solar are being considered in most U.S. states.
Palo Alto, California, city councillors have recommended approval of a PPA for what may lowest price paid for power from asolar project to date.
California, Hawaii and Massachusetts lead the nation for the economic competitiveness of solar PV.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has focused on reducing soft costs through the SunShot Initiative
With an international agreement in Paris, and record low prices for installed PV, 2015 was a positive year for solar.
IEA agrees that renewable energy will become the dominant source of the world’s electricity – but offers low expectations of the rate of adoption.
Trina Solar announces first multi c-Si solar PV cell with an efficiency of over 21%.
Chile’s CIFES also reports that 741 MW-AC of solar PV is now on line, which grew by 144 MW in September.
City of Austin continues to make headlines because of its work to move rapidly to renewable energy at record low costs.