US President Barack Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff committed their countries to sourcing 20% of their electricity from non-hydro renewables by 2030, in a landmark agreement between two big emitters seen as central to global efforts to fight climate change.
30 June 2015 06:28 GMT
The US solar industry, and especially distributed PV, would weather the planned reduction in the federal investment tax credit (ITC) with relative ease, predicts Ray Wood, head of global power at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
24 June 2015 06:42 GMT
The US Defense Department has issued a “Notice of Intent to Award” (NOIA) a contract to developer Apex Clean Energy for a proposed 65.6MW hybrid solar and wind project that will feed energy to the Army’s Fort Hood complex in Texas.
18 June 2015 04:30 GMT
Yieldco NRG Yield has reached agreement with General Electric Energy Financial Services to acquire its 25% interest in the massive 550MW Desert Sunlight PV facility in California, the largest operating solar farm in North America.
18 June 2015 03:12 GMT
To protect your subscription investment, we've instituted a security system to protect against the electronic redistribution of copyrighted Rechargenews content. Read more