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As utilities across the U.S. urgently work to restore power to the millions of Americans affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, we are reminded of...

The US electric grid is having its smart phone moment. Will the federal government get in the way? That’s the worry of clean energy groups that are...

15.02.2017 , Harald Schützeichel

Odd news: How USAID "supports" African Start-ups

The problem is evident: Africa’s off-grid industry is dominated by multinational companies. Local solar companies often fail due to the lack of...

Small and medium enterprises (SME) are the main driver for innovation, poverty reduction, employment generation and social integration. The lack of...

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There must be a push to make climate change a priority for all socio-economic levels.

Rooftop solar and battery energy storage are helping rural electric cooperatives declare...

In 2014, the Nationwide Rural Electrical Cooperative Affiliation studied what a few of its members...

In 2014, the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association studied what some of its members saw as...

This week ComEd said that it’s furthering innovation in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood with the...

The question is — why aren’t utilities racing to incorporate them?

The cost of installing a battery backup system can outweigh the benefit, given the utility’s...

Sunnova’s newly available solar plus battery storage offering provides Texan homeowners with an...

In the town of Tillar, a farmer named AJ Hood relies on an alternative source of energy to power his...

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett announced the official activation of two advanced microgrids...

Could renewable energy help Puerto Rico?

A solar engineer describes his efforts to help residents produce and monitor their own power—but the...