The NAACP publishes set of Equitable Solar Policy Principles for advocates, lawmakers

Today, the NAACP’s Solar Equity Initiative released a set of Equitable Solar Policy Principles to ensure internal alignment and develop a shared understanding of equitable solar policy. These principles can assist advocates and policymakers at the local, state and federal level to craft policy solutions that are holistic in nature, and ensure benefits flow to… […]

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces $52.5 million available for community solar projects serving disadvantaged communities

On July 20, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the launch of the Inclusive Community Solar Adder program that makes $52.5 million available for community solar projects that support underserved New Yorkers and disadvantaged communities. Projects funded through the program are expected to serve up to 50,000 low-to-moderate income households, affordable housing providers and facilities serving disadvantaged… […]

SolarEdge releases new line of string inverters for C&I solar projects

SolarEdge has introduced a new range of commercial inverters with Synergy Technology, now available for rooftop, ground mount and carport applications, in North America. Reaching up to 120 kW, SolarEdge’s Three Phase Inverters with Synergy Technology are designed to provide more power and higher profitability in large-scale C&I PV installations. The 120-kW, 100-kW and 80-kW… […]

Intersect Power taps Signal Energy, Nextracker for new 728-MW solar portfolio

Intersect Power has selected Signal Energy as the EPC firm for its new portfolio of solar projects in Texas and California. The developer has also chosen Nextracker’s NX Horizon smart solar trackers and TrueCapture yield optimization software for the two utility-scale solar projects totaling 728 MWDC. The 415-MWDC Radian project in Texas and the 313-MWDC… […]

Morningstar charge controllers can now support solar + storage projects in hazardous locations

Morningstar Corporation announced its signature SunSaver and higher-powered ProStar solar charge controller lines have achieved certifications for HazLoc use in North America with UL/CSA ratings. Morningstar’s new wider range of solar chargers designed for HazLoc use brings new opportunities for solar + storage projects to power remote off-grid systems with improved safety and reliability. Solar… […]

Solar Power World announces the release of the 10th Top Solar Contractors list

The U.S. solar industry is on the upswing, thanks to a pro-renewables presidential administration and increased concern over climate change. Solar Power World, the solar industry’s leading business-to-business publication, today recognizes the installation success of over 400 solar companies with the release of the 2021 Top Solar Contractors list. The Top Solar Contractors list is the… […]

Solar Power World presents the 2021 Top Solar Champions

In acknowledgement of the 10th anniversary of Solar Power World’s Top Solar Contractors list, the editorial team proudly recognizes four individuals for Top Solar Champions awards. These special awards highlight four individuals working at Top Solar Contractor companies who have gone the extra mile in their jobs and solar advocacy efforts. Congratulations to this year’s… […]

2021 Top Solar Advocate: Sarah Wochos, Borrego

In acknowledgement of the 10th anniversary of Solar Power World’s Top Solar Contractors list, the editorial team proudly recognizes four individuals for Top Solar Champions awards. These special awards highlight four individuals working at Top Solar Contractor companies who have gone the extra mile in their jobs and solar advocacy efforts. The 2021 Top Solar… […]

2021 Top Solar Changemaker: Kate Gold, Solar Landscape

In acknowledgement of the 10th anniversary of Solar Power World’s Top Solar Contractors list, the editorial team proudly recognizes four individuals for Top Solar Champions awards. These special awards highlight four individuals working at Top Solar Contractor companies who have gone the extra mile in their jobs and solar advocacy efforts. The 2021 Top Solar… […]

2021 Top Solar Designer: Omkar Bhandakkar, GreenBrilliance

In acknowledgement of the 10th anniversary of Solar Power World’s Top Solar Contractors list, the editorial team proudly recognizes four individuals for Top Solar Champions awards. These special awards highlight four individuals working at Top Solar Contractor companies who have gone the extra mile in their jobs and solar advocacy efforts. The 2021 Top Solar… […]