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  • Tax Credit Expiration Spurring PV Projects

    The federal energy investment tax credit (ITC) is set to expire on December 31, 2016, and that has created a flurry of activity as project developers seek to submit applications before the deadline.

    There are more than 32 gigawatts of projects greater than 5 megawatts under development or construction, according ...

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  • Massachusetts Launches $10M Storage Initiative

    Aiming to become a national leader in energy storage, Massachusetts has unveiled a $10 million initiative to examine what it will take to achieve that goal. The state Department of Energy Resources will partner with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and energy market participants to develop innovative programs and establish ...

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  • DOE Opens Solar Research Lab

    solar-researchThanks to some generous sources, to the tune of $59 million, the Department of Energy (DOE) has opened its Solar Energy Research Center at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California.

    The research center, known as SERC, will study photovoltaic (PV) and electro-chemical solar energy systems.  It will be housed in ...

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  • As Battery Costs Drop, EV Market Expected to Rise

    ev-chargingAccording to analysts at Lux Research, the electric vehicle (EV) market will expand if manufacturers can get the price of lithium-ion batteries down.

    One senior analyst noted that developers need to drive down prices to $200 per kWh for the battery packs in order to make EVs more affordable.  Lux ...

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  • Army Bases in Georgia Going Solar

    georgia-solarThe Army has broken ground on solar projects at Fort Benning near Columbus, Fort Gordon near Augusta, and Fort Steward near Savannah.

    As part of Georgia Power’s 3X30 Solar Project, the installations will feature three 30-megawatt generation systems each covering at least 200 acres.  They are scheduled to come online ...

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