Calling All Cleantech Innovators, Marketers and Executives: The Cleanie Awards Call for Entries is Open for 2019

The Cleanie Awards is the only comprehensive awards program exclusive to the cleantech industry. The Cleanie Awards highlights the movers and shakers in the industry focused on paving the way in clean technology, renewable energy as well as solar, wind and water power. We hope to generate much needed visibility for innovators and disruptors in the industry who are creating life (and planet) changing solutions....
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Demystifying bank solar asset management with U.S. Bank, Wells Fargo, and kWh Analytics

Bank asset management is known to be an opaque subject. Thankfully, Diana Weis and Sarah Disch, each co-heads of the Solar Asset Management groups at their organizations, U.S. Bank and Wells Fargo Bank respectively, shared their expertise with me at SAMNA 2019. They each have over a decade of experience in solar finance. Here are three key takeaways bank asset management experts Weis and Disch shared:...
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Ford invests $500 million into battery company Rivian

Through a strategic partnership, Ford will develop an all-new, next-generation battery electric vehicle for Ford's growing EV portfolio using Rivian's skateboard platform

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'Bee saviour' sugar cards could save starving insects

Inventor crowdfunds to produce reviver sachets after prototype success

If you’ve ever felt a pang of pity for a starving bee struggling on the pavement in front of you, then help may soon be at hand. Or more precisely, in your wallet.

A community development worker has invented a credit card-style reviver for bees containing three sachets of sugar solution, which can be placed beside the insect to feed it.

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Extinction Rebellion declares end to London protests

Climate campaigners will voluntarily stop occupations and blockades on Thursday

The climate “rebellion” that has led to protesters occupying sites across London for more than a week to highlight the escalating global ecological crisis will draw to a voluntary close on Thursday with a day of disruption and a “closing ceremony”.

Extinction Rebellion, which has been backed by senior academics, politicians and scientists during nine days of peaceful mass civil disobedience, said it would leave its remaining blockades, but added: “The world has changed … A space for truth-telling has been opened up.

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Leading Solar Providers Around the Country Partner with Sense for Solar Home Energy Insights

Sense, whose intelligent home energy monitor provides real-time insights into energy and device activity in the home, today announced that leading solar providers have joined the Sense partner program....
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New solar power manager for farmers, businesses & domestic photovoltaic systems

my-PV launches AC-THOR 9s power controller for hot water and space heating from photovoltaics on the market...
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Greta Thunberg is right – only a general strike will force action on climate change | McEver Dugan and Evan Cholerton

Every day at work we all contribute to a system that is burning us alive. Downing tools on 27 September will help change it

Climate change is hurling humanity towards disaster. There is no more room to question the science, when nearly every climate scientist is in agreement that the implications of a global rise in average temperature will spell drastic changes for human civilisation. In the face of such a rapidly encroaching threat, political niceties and traditional incrementalism and compromise cannot come close to the level of change and upheaval required to solve, or even mitigate, the problem of global climate change.

Related: Greta Thunberg backs climate general strike to force leaders to act

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Iowa pork producers stall utility efforts to upend solar net metering

In their push to upend the economics of rooftop solar, Iowa’s major electric utilities are up against an opponent as politically potent as they are: the state’s pork producers....
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PV InfoLink to Host Dialogues with Industry Heavyweights on 2H19 Solar Market Outlook Prior To SNEC

PV InfoLink will discuss the global solar PV supply chain market outlook in the second half of this year with industry heavyweights in Shanghai on June 3....
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CellCube, Immersa and Hive Energy Building Green Peaker Plants

Hive Energy, Immersa Ltd. and CellCube have identified a combined long duration storage with solar to be the most competitive and commercially attractive solution under current UK regulation....
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REC Group to Unveil Game-changing Solar Panel at Intersolar Europe

- The world's highest power 60-cell solar panel - Leading technology expertise from Europe and Singapore - Unique cell technology and patented panel design - A 'best choice' product for growing solar rooftop markets worldwide...
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Fronius as a partner for the personal energy revolution

Taking e-mobility to the next level...
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BATTERIES AND ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEMS – ALL THE TRENDS IN SAFETY, ECOLOGY, MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGY

On May 14 and 15, the ees Europe Conference will offer an in-depth program on international storage markets and introduce lucrative business models, and numerous sessions will explore the technologies of the future....
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Expensive Mono PERC Cell is Shattering Module Supply

The depressed mono-crystalline PERC module prices continue to put a lid on any potential procurement at the current high pricing mono-crystalline PERC cell....
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