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Last week, Part I of this post challenged the declaration by DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)

September 27, 2017

For decades, government and private interests have announced major breakthroughs with utility-scale (central station) solar. (Part 2 of this post

September 21, 2017

WASHINGTON – Today the Department of Energy (DOE) released a new report on electricity markets and reliability, as directed by Secretary

August 24, 2017

Media headlines touting the falling costs of solar power do not tell the full story. While the manufacturing and installation

August 23, 2017

WASHINGTON – The popular media is replete with articles heralding the falling costs of solar power. But while solar’s costs

August 21, 2017

Solar panel waste will become a major issue in the coming decades as old solar panels reach the ends of

August 15, 2017
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